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3 hrs ago | WFMY 2 Greensboro
The Greensboro Police Department said it responded to two robbery situations--an armed robbery and an attempted armed robbery--that occurred at two Greensboro fast food restaurants within seven hours of each other.
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5 hrs ago | Eater
Following yesterday's fast food workers strike for higher wages - a continuation of the protests that have been happening for months - the Daily Show's Jon Stewart takes a look at the arguments against raising the minimum wage.
6 hrs ago | CBS Local
A local group of Penn and Temple students held a "flash" performance inside a McDonald's in University City last night, calling on higher wages for fast food workers.
Fast-food workers in hundreds of U.S. cities staged a day of strikes and rallies on Thursday to demand higher wages, saying the pay was too low to feed a family and forced most to accept public assistance.
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A New Year's deadline that could send the price of milk skyward looms over congressional negotiators as they try to reach agreement on a five-year farm bill.
Two men dressed as Ronald McDonald dance with other picketers demonstrating outside a McDonald's restaurant in Oakland, Calif., as fast food workers across the nation strike for a $15 minimum wage, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013.
Karina McClain, a cashier at fast food chain Checkers in New York City, didn't show up for her shift on Thursday.
Many of them held signs stating, "Jobs with justice" and "Fair wages now", sometimes getting a supportive honk from passing motorists.
All over the city today, protesters were out in a full show of support for fast food workers in search of fairer wages and the right to unionize.
Fast food workers staged a one-day strike in 100 cities across the country on Thursday, with workers joining the largest ever action to protest the industry's low wages in places such as New York City, Detroit, Pittsburgh, and Washington D.C. Striking workers demanded wage raises to $15 an hour and the right to form a union, calling the current ... (more)
It used to be a right of passage to work at a fast food restaurant as a teenager but times have changed and many teenagers try their hardest to avoid having to sling burgers and fries.
More than 200 protesters waved signs, bounced and shouted chants passionately in unison outside a McDonald's on and other nearby fast food restaurants on Seven Mile near the Lodge Freeway in Detroit Thursday.
Organizers with Atlanta Jobs With Justice say the group is joining workers in cities nationwide Thursday to push for salaries of $15 an hour.
The first, historic fast food strike was November 29, 2012, in New York City. Now it's spread across the country to 100 cities.
WISN 12 NEWS REPORTER BEN HUTCHISON IS ON CAPITOL DRIVE WHERE WORKERS ARE SCHEDULED TO FIGHT FOR HIGHER WAGES... GOOD MORNING...HERE IN MILWAUKEE FAST FOOD WORKERS ARE CHALLENGING THE MINIMUM WAGE...TODAY IS THE OFFICIAL STRIKE LOCALLY SCHEDULED OUTSIDE THIS MCDONALDS ... ACROSS THE COUNTRY WORKERS ARE CALLING FOR A MINIMUM WAGE OF 15 ... (more)
Pushing for better pay, fast food workers are walking off the job and leading another round of rallies, including here in Tampa Bay.
Fast food workers here in Rhode Island will join 100 cities across the country to fight for higher minimum wages.