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  • GNC allowed to sell herbal brand under deal with N.Y. attorney general

    GNC allowed to sell herbal brand under deal with N.Y. attorney general
    Nutritional supplement retailer GNC Holdings Inc. is cleared to sell some of its most popular products, including echinacea, ginseng and St. John’s Wort, under an agreement announced Monday with New York’s attorney general. State...
  • College for baristas: Starbucks workers can get free four-year degree

    College for baristas: Starbucks workers can get free four-year degree
    Starbucks employees can now earn a bachelor's degree for free in an expansion of the company's two-year tuition-free online education program through Arizona State University. More than 140,000 full-time and part-time employees are eligible to enroll...
  • Target to raise worker pay to at least $9 an hour, report says

    Target to raise worker pay to at least $9 an hour, report says
    Target Corp. plans to raise pay for workers to at least $9 an hour, following similar wage increases by retail rivals Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and T.J. Maxx parent company TJX Cos., according to a report. The nation's third-largest retailer will implement...
  • Wal-Mart denies claims in lawsuit over fatal Ohio store shooting

    Wal-Mart denies claims in lawsuit over fatal Ohio store shooting
    Wal-Mart is denying allegations of civil rights violations and negligence in the death of a black man who was shot by a white police officer while holding an air rifle inside one of its stores in Ohio. John Crawford III was shot in August in...
  • Trabaja en Starbucks y gradúate gratis

    Con la expansión del programa de estudios de dos años que Starbucks tiene en Internet a través de la Universidad Estatal de Arizona (ASU), los empleados de la tienda de café ahora pueden obtener un grado universitario gratis. Más de 140,000 empleados...
  • Protests for $15-an-hour wages set to expand Wednesday

    Protests for $15-an-hour wages set to expand Wednesday
    The fight to redefine a McJob is heating up. Protests for pay of $15 an hour and a union for fast-food and other low-wage workers are set to take place around the country Wednesday, marking the biggest effort yet in an ongoing campaign by labor...
  • Reclaman los trabajadores de menor paga

    Reclaman los trabajadores de menor paga
    NUEVA YORK - Los coordinadores sindicales han organizado protestas a nivel nacional para el miércoles en reclamo de una remuneración de 15 dólares la hora para los trabajadores de bajo salario, sobre todo los de los restaurantes de comida rápida. La...
  • Disappointing wage growth adds sobering note to strong jobs report

    Disappointing wage growth adds sobering note to strong jobs report
    The surprisingly robust job growth last month showed the economy has healed enough to shake off bad weather, the West Coast ports slowdown and a rising dollar that made U.S. goods more expensive abroad. But the labor market wasn’t strong enough to...
  • McDonald's pay boost is too little for too few, protesters say

    McDonald's pay boost is too little for too few, protesters say
    At hastily planned protests in several cities, workers and labor organizers criticized the new McDonald's Corp. pay-increase plan as too little for too few. Protesters are angry that the Oak Brook, Ill., company won't improve wages for employees at...
  • McDonald's workers protest, demand higher wages

    McDonald's workers protest, demand higher wages
    McDonald's workers protested Thursday in Miramar and across the country, chanting, ""Hold your burgers, hold your fries, make our wages supersize." The demonstrations came in response to McDonald's announcement a day earlier that it will boost pay and...
  • 14 states ask Congress to investigate the herbal supplement industry

    14 states ask Congress to investigate the herbal supplement industry
    Attorneys general from 14 states are calling on Congress to investigate the herbal supplements industry after a report from New York’s top prosecutor that alleged many products contained ingredients that were not listed on their labels and that...