FedEx To Start Giving Employees Wage Increases & BonusesFedEx said that it will be giving wage increases and bonuses, and make a voluntary $1.5 billion contribution to the company's pension plan, citing recent tax reform legislation.
Some Walmart Employees Get Raises, Others Lose Their JobsWhile some Walmart employees got news of a pay raise others learned they were out of a job. Walmart said Thursday that it is boosting its starting salary for U.S. workers and handing out bonuses, but would also be closing dozens of Sam's Club warehouse stores.
US Women's Hockey Players Threaten Boycott Over WagesThe U.S. women's hockey team is threatening to boycott the world championships because of a wage dispute.
American Airlines To Give Profit Sharing To EmployeesComing off record earnings, American Airlines says it will make profit-sharing payments to employees. Fort Worth-based American said Wednesday that it will share 5 percent of its pretax earnings.
How Much, If Any, Has The Gender Pay Gap Closed In Dallas?The gender pay gap has statistically been erased in Dallas, that according to the financial website NerdWallet.
American Airlines Agents Approve Union Customer-service agents at Fort Worth-based American Airlines voted overwhelmingly for union representation, reversing a narrow defeat for organized labor less than two years ago.
North Texans March In Labor Day Parade For Higher WagesHundreds of North Texans marched down Dallas streets holding signs calling for higher wages. It was a Labor Day Parade with a message.
Study: Women More Impacted By Poverty In TexasA new study released today shows women in Texas are 1.2 percent more likely to live in poverty than a man, and generally makes $9,158 less per year than her male counterpart.
Male/Female Pay Disparity Continues In North TexasA new study shows women in Plano/Allen/McKinney area make a median salary of $20,000 less than men there. Surprised?
Federal Reserve Bank Prez Blames Congress For Lagging EconomyOn Tuesday night in Dallas, the President and CEO of the Dallas Federal Reserve Bank, Richard Fisher, made a speech that's making national headlines, about who he blames for the still sluggish economy.
Working-Age People Make Up Majority Of Food Stamp RecipientsWorking-age people now make up the majority in U.S. households that rely on food stamps -- a switch from a few years ago, when children and the elderly were the main recipients.
Numbers Don't Fully Explain Women's Pay DisparityA new study out Monday says women in Texas are still earning less than men. But economists say, the numbers, in this case, don't tell the whole story.