Wages

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May 08, 2019 - 12:50 pm
By CATHY BUSSEWITZ, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Some drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft turned off their apps Wednesday to protest what they say are declining wages at a time when both companies are raking in billions of dollars from investors. Demonstrations took place in 10 U.S...
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The logo for Amazon is displayed on a screen at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
October 10, 2018 - 12:57 pm
By JOSEPH PISANI , AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon, facing a backlash from longtime warehouse workers who say its $15 hourly minimum wage wouldn't benefit them, will now provide a bigger raise. The company said Wednesday that "slight adjustments" are being made this week, and workers who...
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