Labor

Business

Osaka owners to pay $1 million in back wages to employees at Philadelphia, Lansdale restaurants

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Minimum Wage

New Jersey reaches agreement to raise minimum wage to $15 an hour

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Business

Jefferson raises minimum wage to $15/hour across health system

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Economy

Unemployment in U.S. drops to lowest rate since 1969

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Investigations

Windows shattered at Rittenhouse Starbucks at center of racial profiling controversy

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Activism

Two-week prison strike begins today in Philadelphia and other U.S. cities

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Rescues

Police: Worker trapped underground dies in North Philly accident

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Economy

Glassdoor report says Philly leads U.S. in wage growth

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Courts

Court: Pa. man wrongly denied unemployment benefits for working one day at doggy daycare

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Lawsuits

Chester County hair salon allegedly fired stylist after husband reported safety hazards

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Investigations

Popular Drake Tavern ordered to pay $26,000 in employee back wages

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Maps

Map: Every state's biggest worry shows jobs weigh heavily in Pennsylvania

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Labor

Pennsylvania establishes new statewide apprenticeship program

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Labor

Popular Philly restaurants agree to pay $830,000 in back wages, damages

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Business

Workers at Philly restaurant to share nearly $400K in back wages, damages

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Natural Disasters

AFL-CIO members in New Jersey mobilize to help hurricane victims in Puerto Rico

Courts

Montgomery County tree-trimming firm hit with record fine for undocumented workers

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Unions

Philly theatre, stage workers union feud over alleged wrongful firings

Education

Methacton cancels classes again Tuesday as teacher contract talks break down

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Education

Teachers strike cancels classes in Montgomery County district

Courts

South Jersey bakery pays woman $60,000 in 'magic word' maternity leave case

Lawsuits

Wawa sued, again, by another former employee seeking overtime wages

Labor

Strike suspended at Philadelphia International Airport

Labor

More than 1,000 Philly airport workers to strike Wednesday

Labor

Hundreds of Philly airport workers threaten to strike

Business

Reading Terminal Market vendor must pay $600,000 in back wages

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Business

AT&T wireless workers go on strike in Philly, across nation

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Medicine

Doctors earn much less in Philly than other cities, report finds

Government

Audit: Pa.'s unemployment system has major issues, 'must do better'

Labor

Philly teacher wants to air contract dispute at NFL draft

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Labor

Five-day work stoppage set to end for nurses, technicians at Delaware County hospital

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Labor

Updated: Philly UberX drivers to rally for unionization on Tuesday

Labor

Nurses, technicians go on strike at Delaware County hospital

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Uber

Milton Street: Drivers need to fight back against uberPool's 'slave wages'

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Urban Planning

Maps: How does Philly's population density compare to other cities?

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Labor

New Jersey AG files complaint over hotel pay for fired female housekeeper

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People

Johnny Doc to hit airwaves on 1210 AM radio show

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Legislation

Kenney, Greenlee bristle at 'hypocritical' state bill to override Philly paid sick leave

Investigation

Bucks County worker fatally struck by steel beam

Government

Weather service employees: Staffing shortages put Philly air passengers in jeopardy

Business

Pennsylvania oil and gas jobs drop 32 percent over last year

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Government

Sudden layoff of 600 Pennsylvania workers: irresponsible inaction or political ploy?

Business

Philly employers will soon be barred from asking your salary history

Pregnancy

Penn study: There's now a faster medically proven way to induce labor

Construction

Philly contractor fined for allegedly hazardous working conditions

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Labor

SEPTA union members ratify five-year deal, call agreement 'big win'

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