Amazon raises minimum wage to $15, urges rivals to follow

Amazon raises minimum wage to $15, urges rivals to followThe online retailer also said it would now lobby in Washington D.C. for an increase in the federal minimum wage and urged its competitors to follow its lead as the union-led “Fight for Fifteen” movement pushes for higher remuneration. Amazon’s move comes when U.S. unemployment is at a near two-decade low as retailers and shippers compete for hundreds of thousands of workers for the all-important holiday shopping season. Several companies, including United Parcel Service and Macy’s , have announced hiring to staff stores and handle holiday sales and delivery.


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Facebook's New Home Device May Have a Camera That Will Follow You Around the Room: Report

  1. Facebook’s New Home Device May Have a Camera That Will Follow You Around the Room: Report  Newsweek
  2. Hands On With Amazon’s New Echo Dot, Plus, Input, and More  PCMag
  3. All The New Amazon Alexa-Enabled Devices Coming For Your Home  Refinery29
  4. From Echo Auto to Alexa: Hits and misses from Amazon’s new product reveal  USA TODAY
  5. Amazon’s New Microwave Has Your Number  Bloomberg
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Helene forms in eastern Atlantic; Will Isaac soon follow?

  1. Helene forms in eastern Atlantic; Will Isaac soon follow?  AccuWeather.com
  2. Potentially Disastrous Threat From Florence: Inland Flooding After Record Summer, Gordon’s Remnant Rain  The Weather Channel
  3. Hurricane Florence could slam into East Coast next week  NBCNews.com
  4. Florence may track near Bermuda, US East Coast while it restrengthens in Atlantic  AccuWeather.com
  5. Hurricane Center: The risk to the United States from Florence ‘keeps rising’  Washington Post
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