Missouri Police Arrest 140 Protesters Over Minimum WagePolice in St. Louis and Kansas City, Missouri, say they made roughly 140 arrests of protesters who pressed for a $15 per hour minimum wage.
City Fights State Court on Minimum Wage RequirementsSt. Louis argues before the Missouri Supreme Court that state law does not preclude it from imposing a higher minimum wage.
Fast-Food Workers Rally in Jefferson City for Higher WagesFast-food and other low-wage workers are hoping to convince lawmakers to support what they're calling the "higher ground" policy.
Illinois Latest State to Expand Domestic Workers' RightsIllinois marks the first Midwest state to get laws protecting domestic workers rights.
Healthcare Workers Rally for $15/Hour Outside SLU HospitalProtester: "SSM is proving no better than any other big business."
Judge Overturns City Minimum Wage Hike"The outcome is that the ordinance is void, meaning it has no legal impact," Dueker says.
Judge Mulls Suit's Bid to Block St. Louis Minimum Wage BoostA judge on Tuesday began weighing a business-backed lawsuit that seeks to stop St. Louis from incrementally raising its minimum wage, ultimately deciding whether it's legal for the city to have a wage higher than what the state commands.
Lawsuit Against St. Louis Minimum Wage Hike In Court TuesdaySt. Louis is 10 days away from a minimum wage increase to $8.25, and eventually up to $11 per hour in 2018.
Minimum Wage Raise May Exclude Workers With DisabilitiesA committee of St. Louis Aldermen passed a bill to exempt workers at disabled workshops from the city's upcoming minimum wage hike.
KC Judge Orders Minimum Wage Proposal Removed From BallotA proposal that called for Kansas City's minimum wage to increase to $15 per hour won't appear on the November ballot.
Judge or Jury: A Fight Before The Fight Over Minimum Wage IncreaseThe lawsuit goes to court on Oct. 6, but the St. Louis city minimum wage increase is set for Oct. 15.
Judge Denies Temporary Restraining OrderA judge has denied a request for a temporary restraining order for the city's new minimum wage law.