US employers advertise more job openings in September

...2007-2009 Great Recession.Thursday's report suggests that wages could begin rising at a faster pace because employers are struggling...rising net demand for labor can't be followed by accelerating wages," said Ian Shepherdson, chief economist at Pantheon Macroeconomics...

Fast food workers protest for higher pay, push presidential candidates to join fight

...candidate who wants to raise wages to $15 an hour. Alvarez...against a backdrop of weak wage growth nationwide. Average...far above the minimum wage's previous peak of just...statement Tuesday that wages at U.S. restaurants...over the local minimum wage in July, affecting about...

UAW leaders give approval to Ford deal

...Ford's deal would eliminate the two-tier wage system the union agreed to in 2007 when...experience will make the top $29 hourly wage within four years; workers with less experience...22.50 and $28 in four years and top wages in eight years. Top-tier workers also...

Candidates 'interviewed' again in third debate, and Cruz wins out

...that the Cruz plan would create 4.9 million jobs, increase wages by 12 percent and grow the economy by 14 percent.? Social...in poverty since President Obama took office, and the median wage for women has gone down by $733.The policies of Obama and...

New York state adopts $15 minimum wage for fast-food jobs

...process behind the fast-food wage increase, which some restaurant...industry employs more low-wage workers than any other sector...competitors who won't have to raise wages an unfair advantage.Pat Pipino...all workers."Raising the wage floor in New York that far that...

Minimum wage raised in American Samoa to help Georgia tuna plant

...40-cent rise in the minimum wage in American Sa moa signed into...to boost the $4.76 hourly wage in the tiny Pacific island territory...Ga. "The artificially lower wages in American Samoa provide employers...argument for the lower minimum wage. Isakson historically opposes...

3 teams said to be behind Paris attacks

...bombing attacks across Paris that left 129 people dead and 352 injured.President Francois Hollande vowed that France would wage "merciless" war on the Islamic State group, which claimed responsibility for the mayhem, as investigators raced to track...

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders talks about 'real issues' during stop in Aiken

...ending tax cuts for wealthy Americans, boosting employment by repairing aging infrastructure and raising the federal minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $15 an hour. Sanders said he is against super PACs and hopes to abolish them by establishing publicly...

Should America's war on poverty be abandoned and a real war begun?

...shield agencies from competition (the U.S. Post Office), or that benefit one group of citizens and injures others (Minimum Wage Act, Davis-Bacon Act). IT ALSO EMBRACES a broad list of federal and local acts that provide a plethora of suffocating rules...

Paine College president says late wages paid, more budget issues possible

Paine College's interim president said the school has a "balanced budget" and has paid employees who did not get a paycheck last week, but he warned of additional cuts or shortfalls in the future at a news conference Friday.