Minimum Wage To Go Up & More in Today’s News
State- Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver proposed legislation this week that would raise the state’s minimum hourly wage to $8.50 and index it to the annual rate of inflation.  The current state minimum wage is $7.25 an hour, which matches the federal minimum wage set back in 2009…
Amanda Knox Acquitted – Conviction Overturned
A court in Italy has overturned the guilty verdict in the Amanda Knox murder trial. Amanda will be released from prison and will be heading home to Seattle in the United States as soon as possible.