Minimum Wage News
Big US detention center sued for paying detainees $1 a day
Washington state has sued the operator of one of the largest U.S. immigration detention centers over claims it did not pay detainees the state's minimum wage for work performed over a decade
Gaspard: Pelosi, Schumer 'playing a weak hand exceedingly well'
��� It was a discussion. Not a negotiation of agreement. We do not have control of our borders. We need border security and enforcement as part of any agreement. Speaker Ryan not all that comfortable after president trump's dinner with the Democrats. What happened? What did not happen? Jon Karl,
From India to Malaysia, Rohingya face hardship, uncertainty
Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh to escape persecution in Myanmar, but others have gone elsewhere, creating settlements in Nepal, India, Malaysia and even the U.S.
Court blocks Seattle law letting Uber, Lyft drivers unionize
A federal appeals court has temporarily blocked Seattle's first-in-the-nation law allowing drivers of ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft to unionize over pay and working conditions
Dowd: People won't tolerate DC dysfunction after Harvey
President trump there on the second leg of his tour of the region hit by Harvey. After leaving Houston, he headed 150 miles east on Lake Charles, Louisiana, where he greeted flood victims and thanked volunteers and first responders. Here to discuss the president's visit and all the week's news. ABC
Crossing Crumlin Road
This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's August 21 Fighting Issue. Subscribe today! Just before Christmas, the drug dealers hanging on a north Dublin corner saw Conor McGregor's white BMW turn down their dead-end road. They couldn't believe it. Sheriff Street was among the worst streets in the
Michael Moore talks abolishing the Electoral College, what Democrats must do to win
Moore explains why he believes the Electoral College is an "archaic" institution.
Congressional Democrats unveil new economic agenda
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and other Democratic congressional leaders launched a revamped messaging campaign today as part of the party’s appeals to voters before the 2018 midterm elections . The campaign features a new package of economic priorities Democrats are calling "A Better Deal."
The Note: Trump faces major test in Kushner’s showdown with Congress
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY The first member of the Trump family will be questioned on Capitol Hill today as part of the Russia probe: Jared Kushner faces the Senate Intelligence Committee in a closed-door meeting . In his prepared statements, released this morning, Kushner will say, "I did not
Senate Minority Leader: GOP health care plan is 'rotten to the core'
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., discusses the Democratic Party's new agenda on "This Week."