(The Center Square) – Legislation that would have given cities and counties across Washington state the ability to raise property taxes at a rate of 3%, instead of... Read More.
(The Center Square) - As Washington state Democrats push for a three-fold increase in property taxes to raise revenue for cities and counties, a member of the minority... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Starbucks will raise the hourly pay of U.S. retail employees by 3% at the outset of next year, the company announced on Monday.The Seattle-based coffee chain operates roughly 17,000 stores in the U.S., providing employees between $15 to $24 per hour... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- While the joy of raising a child is priceless, the actual dollars and cents cost of it all is sharply on the rise, a new study shows.The average cost of raising a child rose nearly 20% in the United States from... Read More.
U2 bassist Adam Clayton is showing off his artistic talents on an elephant to raise money and awareness for mental health issues.The rocker has decorated and signed a 4-foot-tall elephant statue titled “All At Sea.” The piece, which he created with Irish artist Debbie Chapman, represents “what... Read More.
(DETROIT) -- A four-day workweek at full-time pay, a 46% wage increase and a share of company profits are among the demands of the union representing approximately 150,000 workers at the Big 3 U.S. automakers -- General Motors, Ford and Stellantis.The United Auto Workers, or... Read More.
The Jimi Hendrix documentary Music, Money, Madness ... Jimi Hendrix In Maui is getting a special screening in Los Angeles, with proceeds going to help the victims of the recent wildfires in Maui, Hawaii. The screening is happening September 20 at the TCL Chinese Theatre at 7 p.m. It... Read More.
Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder is doing even more to raise money for relief efforts following the wildfires that devastated Maui, Hawaii, earlier this month. The band is already raffling off two signed posters to raise money for those affected by the wildfires. Now, Vedder
(NEW YORK) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is raising awareness about the potential mistreatment of and discrimination against women receiving maternity care during pregnancy and delivery in the United States.The federal health agency said the quality of maternity care is important... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A former staff member of embattled Rep. George Santos has been indicted for impersonating an aide to House Speaker Kevin McCarthy in order to raise funds for Santos.Samuel Miele was charged with aggravated identity theft and four counts of wire fraud.Miele was... Read More.
Pearl Jam is raffling off a signed poster to raise money for those affected by the ongoing wildfires devastating Maui, Hawaii.The poster is from Eddie Vedder and company's 1998 Hawaii shows. It's autographed by all five current PJ members, along with touring keyboardist Boom... Read More.