Wage-ing war

...different workers different wages, regardless of whether the...Republicans.Expect to see Wage Wars: Attack of the Clones in...1963.? The so-called "wage gap" is a statistic that Democrats...taken into account, there is no wage gap.? Many women, in fact...

High jet fuel prices have protected existing airlines from startups, prevented fare wars

...Bureau of Transportation Statistics. Fuel now accounts for more than a third of airlines' expenses, overtaking salaries, wages and benefits as the single biggest line item. U.S. carriers burned through 16 billion gallons of jet fuel last year at cost...

Push higher local wages

...national average hourly wage.That is why the slogan...pay sensible, higher wages. Augusta's hourly workers...gospel of higher hourly wages.The next mayor of Augusta...voters who are hourly wage workers and forcefully advocate for higher wages. It's the right thing...

Seventh Son

Opens Friday, Feb 6, 2015 Synopsis: A powerful knight trains his young apprentice to do battle against a diabolical witch who is gathering an army to wage supernatural war on all of mankind in this adaptation of author Joseph Delaney's young-adult novel The Spook's Apprentice. Years ago, brave Master Gregory (Jeff Bridges) succeeded in capturing evil enchantress Mother Malkin (Julianne Moore), and locking her away to rot in prison. Now Mother Malkin has escaped, and she's hungry for revenge. As her followers gather power, the dreaded witch reveals her infernal intentions to the noble knight who once imprisoned her, and who now has until the next full moon to train Tom Ward (Ben Barnes), the seventh son of a seventh son, to defend humanity against a threat whose evil knows no bounds. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Jeff Bridges, Julianne Moore, Ben Barnes, Alicia Vikander, Kit Harington Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

SC strippers sue clubs over wages

...Columbia and Greenville of violating minimum wage and overtime provisions of the Fair Labor...strippers received, in addition to their regular wages. The lawsuit was first reported by The State...labor laws and entitled to at least a minimum wage.

Augusta-area small employers wary of proposed minimum wage increase

...part-timers paid the current minimum wage of $7.25 an hour."Eventually...There have been three minimum wage increases in the past seven...nearly $3 per hour increase in wages would affect more than those...Center in Martinez, the starting wage for David Bokesch's team of...

Augusta workers see benefits of minimum wage increase

...lawmakers to raise the federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 an hour during...boosting spending power and pulling low-wage workers out of poverty.Debate over outcomes...Augusta Chronicle asked a sample of minimum-wage workers to talk about how they make ends...

Raise wages responsibly

Raising the minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $10.10 an hour...about us now? We are only making minimum wage or just above; we want a raise of $2...I'm not opposing a raise in the minimum wage. Just do it smarter ? 50 cents or 75...

Georgia Democrats includes questions on primary ballot

...included questions about raising the minimum wage, expanding Medicaid, funding education...the party is focusing on the minimum wage and expanding Medicaid. And party leaders...Should Georgia raise the state minimum wage above the current $5.15 an hour?2...

Don't go into overtime

...save his party in November, as well as his own presidential legacy?With his push for a minimum-wage hike and attack on the so-called gender "wage gap," there also is this: He is directing the Department of Labor to overhaul overtime rules...