Minimum wage raises coming to 18 states on New Year's Day

Minimum wage raises coming to 18 states on New Year's Day

On Sunday, the general minimum wage will increase from $9.70 an hour to $10.40 an hour. As HuffPost reported in July, the new law had the effect of reversing St. Louis' minimum wage, taking it from $10 to the current state level of $7.70.

New York City fast-food workers will be paid $15 an hour beginning December 31, 2018.

Gallivan, ironically, voted for the minimum wage increase, saying he only did so to slow the increases in Upstate New York.

City's Gabriel out for 'one or two months'
Pep is down to Leroy Sane , Sergio Aguero and Raheem Sterling as his three out-and-out forward players. There are more strong teams, the physicality, a lot of competitions and a lot of games.

However, Goodell said he does sympathize with the working poor and how hard it is to balance a budget on minimum wage.

1, 2018, most people who work for a private employer in NY will be eligible for eight weeks of paid family leave.

The year 2018 will be the 20th anniversary of the legislation that saw the introduction of the minimum wage.

Louisville QB Lamar Jackson reaches 50 rushing, 50 passing TDs
That mark was also a new TaxSlayer Bowl record for rushing yards, breaking the previous mark set by West Virginia's Pat White. Mississippi State landed not one, but two All-SEC first-team selections on defense in Sweat and Simmons (above, right).

The new minimum wage would result in an Irish worker taking home a gross income of €1,613.95 per month, and €1,521.57 after tax.

A group is circulating petitions to put raising Michigan's minimum wage to $12 an hour by 2022 on the November ballot. It will reach $15 an hour on July 1, 2021. An establishment is considered a fast food restaurant if it "offers limited service where customers order and pay before eating, including restaurants with tables but without full table service and places that only provide take-out service", according to the state Department of Labor.

The federal minimum wage hasn't budged in more than eight years and prevails in any state that doesn't mandate a higher one. He's hopeful the wage increases will stop.

Cold holds, with periods of snow ahead
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