by Alan Pyke Posted on September 16, 2014
The trade group for franchise owners is lobbying Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) to help in their fight to preserve a business model that squeezes workers.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on September 16, 2014
The Apple CEO tried to differentiate the company from data-hungry competitors like Google.
by Bryce Covert Posted on September 15, 2014
After voting to move the Paycheck Fairness Act to debate, Republicans turned around and quashed it.
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Former State Sen. Russell Pearce also backed drug testing welfare recipients.
by Bryce Covert Posted on September 15, 2014 Updated: September 15, 2014
Marriott launched a new campaign to encourage tipping housekeepers.
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 14, 2014
Pasadena officials are trying out a flashy, technological response to the debate over panhandling and how to best help the homeless.
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 12, 2014
Detroit has struck a pair of deals that could bring its bankruptcy trial to a speedy conclusion later this year -- and shape its future for decades to come.
by Bryce Covert Posted on September 12, 2014
Wage theft is costing workers somewhere around $50 billion a year.
by Bryce Covert Posted on September 12, 2014 Updated: September 12, 2014
A handful of managers quit over what they say are understaffed conditions that led to brutally long hours.
by Bryce Covert Posted on September 11, 2014 Updated: September 15, 2014
Here's how activists passed four paid sick days laws in a matter of weeks.