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Under Armour to raise minimum hourly pay to $15

Under Armour is raising the minimum pay rate for hourly employees in the United States and Canada by 50%, a move that will affect 8,000 part-time and full-time retail and distribution workers, the company said Wednesday. Hourly rates will increase from ...

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Biden’s $15 wage proposal: Job killer or a boon for workers?

President Joe Biden's effort to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour could provide a welcome opportunity for someone like Cristian Cardona, a 21-year-old fast food worker. Cardona would love to earn enough to afford to move out of his parents' house in Orlando, Florida, and maybe scrape together money for college.

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Advocacy groups file federal wage payment suit against remodeling firm

Former employees of a Halethorpe-based home remodeling company filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday accusing the business of failing to pay them adequate wages and engaging in racial discrimination. Homefix Custom Remodeling Corp. employs “lead developers” to canvass neighborhoods and to ...

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