April 1- A plan that would require New York state banks to adopt rigorous measures to prevent laundering and terrorist financing conflicts with U.S. laws and may hinder existing efforts, a bank trade group told regulators. The requirement, which could trigger criminal penalties for compliance officers who file false or incorrect certifications about their...
ALBANY, New York, March 31- Governor Andrew Cuomo and state legislative leaders reached a deal on Thursday to raise New York state's minimum wage towards $15 per hour, but fell short of a uniform state-wide increase. The deal outlines a faster rise in New York City, but carves out a slow lane for small businesses and surrounding counties. In less prosperous areas...
NEW YORK, March 31- New York state's governor Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders announced late on Thursday an agreement on a 2016-17 state budget that includes a plan to increase minimum wage toward $15 per hour and introduce paid family leave.
ALBANY, New York, March 31- Governor Andrew Cuomo and state legislative leaders reached a tentative deal on Thursday to raise New York state's minimum wage towards $15 per hour but fell short of a uniform state-wide increase, lawmakers said. Phil Steck, a Democratic Party Assembly member, said that under the terms of the deal the minimum wage would rise from its...
SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 31- A plan to raise California's minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2022 passed both houses of the state legislature on Thursday, putting the state on track to become the first in the nation to commit to such a large pay hike for the working poor. A proposal to raise the minimum wage in parts of New York state to $15 was announced Thursday by Governor...
ALBANY, New York, March 31- Governor Andrew Cuomo and state legislative leaders reached a tentative deal on Thursday to raise New York state's minimum wage towards $15 per hour but fell short of a uniform state-wide increase, lawmakers said. Phil Steck, a Democratic Party assembly member, said that under the terms of the deal the minimum wage would rise from its...
Ted Cruz denounced an article in the National Enquirer tabloid claiming he had extramarital affairs as "complete and utter lies."
The move effectively ends the last remaining statewide ban on the sport in the United States.
Restaurant owners are asking New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to hold the line on the base wage of workers.
Gov. Cuomo said he would set the minimum wage for all New York state workers at $15 an hour, reinforcing how governors and wage boards can influence wages.
Gov. Cuomo's push for $15 minimum wage statewide sets the right example for the country, says Laura Huizar and Paul Sonn.
Two big culprits behind flier frustration are the country's aging airports and growing congestion in the skies.
Opponents of the $15 minimum wage are practicing "Chicken Little Economics" and it needs to stop, says billionaire VC Nick Hanauer.
New York City's LaGuardia airport to get a $4 billion makeover.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Monday a plan to completely overhaul LaGuardia Airport that comes with a $4 billion price tag.
Winning $15 an hour is a big deal: It means no food stamps and being able to support four kids and a wife with cancer, says KFC worker Alvin Major.
Chipotle Mexican Grill said it will offer new benefits including tuition reimbursement. Will other companies follow?
New York's top financial regulator, Benjamin Lawsky, told CNBC that his agency should have focused on individual accountability earlier.
In 12 states and Washington D.C., nail salons are more common than McDonald's locations, the most common of fast food locations.
NY's Governor Andrew Cuomo is expected to announce a trade mission to the Caribbean island, the Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday.