Employees

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New California Law Recognizes Professional Cheerleaders As Employees

Gov. Jerry Brown has approved legislation recognizing California’s professional cheerleaders as employees who are entitled to minimum wage and overtime.

07/15/2015

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California Bill Seeks To Make Cheerleaders Team Employees

The bill approved by the state Senate on Monday would require that cheerleaders be paid at least minimum wage if they work for professional sports teams based in California.

06/29/2015

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Police Searching For Woman Accused Of Pepper Spraying Del Taco Employees, Customers Over Burrito Order

A drive-thru customer allegedly upset about her burrito order is accused of walking into the Del Taco located on Mountain Avenue and G Street and going on the attack.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/08/2015

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California Eyes Nation’s Strongest Equal Pay Law For Women

California lawmakers are advancing what proponents call the nation’s strongest law designed to make sure that women are paid equally for the work they perform.

05/26/2015

PennySaver Goes Out Of Business After 50 Years Without Notice, Shocking Workers

The sign says it all: “Sorry folks we are no longer in business”.

05/23/2015

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Walmart Employees Meet To Discuss Sudden Closure Of Pico Rivera Store

Employees of a Pico Rivera Walmart who recently learned the store was closing met Thursday with executives to discuss their jobs.

04/16/2015

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Pico Rivera, 4 Other Walmart Locations Nationwide Closed For Chronic Plumbing Issues

A 24-hour Pico Rivera Walmart was one of five locations nationwide citing plumbing issues as the reason for closing their doors, the company confirmed Tuesday.

04/14/2015

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Starbucks To Pay 4-Year College Tuition For Employees

Starbucks is teaming up with Arizona State University to help pay tuition for more than 140,000 full-time and part-time employees.

04/07/2015

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Report: American Apparel To Lay Off Nearly 200 Employees

American Apparel Inc. will lay off about 180 employees as it attempts a comeback amid worker discontent and new management, according to a report Thursday.

04/02/2015

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Calif. Judges: Juries Should Hear Driver Vs Uber, Lyft Suits

Juries will have to decide whether drivers for Uber and Lyft were independent contractors, or employees of the ride-hailing companies with all of the protections and benefits the state affords regular workers.

03/12/2015

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Deputies To Escort OC Civic Center Workers In Wake Of Homeless Assault

Employees at Orange County’s main center of government are being offered security escorts to their cars amid a sharp increase in the local homeless population.

02/23/2015

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Disneyland Employee Speaks Out About Measles Outbreak

Orange County health officials confirmed that five Disneyland park employees have tested positive for measles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/21/2015

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Some Disney Employees Test Positive For Measles, Theme Park Confirms

Some Disney theme park employees have contracted the measles, officials confirmed Tuesday.

01/20/2015

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Hackers Who Attacked Sony Pictures Evoke 9/11 In New Threat

A group claiming to be behind the cyberattack on Sony Pictures Entertainment issued a rambling threat Tuesday against theaters planning to show the upcoming film “The Interview,” and said people considering going to the movie should “remember the 11th of September 2001.”

12/16/2014

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In-N-Out Burger Among Best Places To Work, Website Finds

Locally-based fast food chain In-N-Out Burger ranked high on Glassdoor’s list of the 50 best places to work in 2015.

12/10/2014

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