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The ruling, which could have national implications, is the latest development in long-simmering tensions between the e-commerce giant and workers on Staten Island.

The call comes following a city report that found they earned $11.12 an hour including tips, below the current minimum wage.

Union representatives say the big issues are pay, health care choices and job security.

Workers at seven New York City Starbucks locations walked off the job Thursday, joining employees at more than 100 stores across the country.

The staggering loss likely came at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, when unemployment claims soared 3,140%, according to state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.

Thousands of workers evacuated after an employee pulled the alarm and sprayed colleagues with fire extinguishers.

Negotiators came to an accord in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

More than 65% of the doctors-in-training at Montefiore have pledged their support for the union, giving them a strong majority, organizers said.

The site would have been the first NYC location to unionize.

One of the plaintiffs was sometimes paid under a different name when he worked extra hours, rather than getting overtime, the complaint alleges.