Supporters Herald Signing Of HERO Act With Worker Protections
The legislation, signed by Governor Andrew Cuomo, sets enforceable health and safety standards to protect workers from COVID-19 and future airborne infectious diseases in the workplace.
May 6, 2021 4:05 PM
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Some Jazz Age Lawn Party Workers Are Still Waiting To Get Paid
"We are a tad behind in reconciling our balances."
Updated: Dec 1, 2016 9:07 AM
Rite Aid Workers Take To The Streets Over Benefit Cuts
Mayor de Blasio and union leaders joined hundreds of Rite Aid cashiers, pharmacists, pharmacy techs, and other workers Tuesday night at a protest for better healthcare benefits and higher pay.
Updated: Nov 23, 2016 9:57 PM
Tipped Workers Get A Raise In New York
Starting on December 31st, tipped workers will earn a minimum of $7.50 an hour.
Updated: Feb 24, 2015 3:57 PM
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14 Nerve-Wracking Photos From High Atop Old School NYC Skyscrapers
These men built New York City from the ground-up, hovering high over the streets below.
Updated: Mar 18, 2013 5:45 PM
Albany May Raise Minimum Wage, But Not For Kids
What do people under 20 need with a living wage?
Updated: Mar 18, 2013 12:15 PM
Whose Leg Do You Have To Hump To Get A City Council Vote On Paid Sick Time? Quinn's
The pressure for City Council Speaker Christine Quinn to bring the paid sick time act to a vote just keeps mounting.
Updated: Mar 14, 2013 5:06 PM
Fast Food Workers Walk Off The Job: "We Can't Survive On $7.25!"
"McDonald's says billions and billions served and they aren't even offering sick days or able to pay you for an honest days work? That's some bull... ish!" City Council member Jumaane Williams told workers yesterday.
Updated: Nov 30, 2012 10:21 AM
Officials Say BP Shipped in Workers for Obama's Gulf Visit!
According to Jefferson Parish Councilman Chris Roberts, BP recruited workers for the
Updated: May 30, 2010 11:46 AM
Angry Transit Workers Slam Bloomberg at Demonstration
Is another transit strike looming on the horizon? Yesterday over 350
Updated: Sep 24, 2009 10:27 AM
Cuomo: Lemongrass Grill Screwed Workers Out Of $770,000
djwerdna's Flickr The owner of a popular Thai restaurant in the
Updated: Jul 14, 2009 10:01 AM
Three Workers Die After Being Trapped In Sewage Hole
Three workers at a private recycling facility in Jamaica, Queens died
Updated: Jun 30, 2009 11:45 AM
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