Popular now on WCYB.com

States with the highest minimum wage

POSTED: 1:46 PM Oct 14 2011   UPDATED: 10:24 AM Jun 03 2014

Seattle has just approved the highest minimum wage in the country at $15 an hour. Find out where low-wage workers get paid the most.

Minimum Wage - Generic1
1 / 27

Seattle has just approved the highest minimum wage in the country at $15 an hour. The increase will take place over several years based on a scale that considers the size of and benefits offered by an employer. It will apply first to many large businesses in 2017 and then to all businesses by 2021. Washington already has the nation's highest state-level minimum wage.

Around The Watercooler

Ohio church members tip driver $1,000 on $6 pizza

That would be just over a 16,600 percent tip. Not bad for a night delivering pizzas.

Court generic

Woman who sued over nephew's hug gets nothing

A woman who claims an exuberant hug from her nephew broke her wrist, turning her life upside down, is getting nothing from the boy, according to news outlets.


Police: Woman live streams herself driving drunk

She is lost, exasperated, and -- by her own admission -- driving very drunk.

Burrito blurb

30-pound burrito challenge touts taqueria ownership stake

Is it physically possible for a human being to consume 30 pounds of burrito in an hour?

Jersey Harbor sighting map

Does eerie image show legendary Jersey Devil monster?

A New Jersey man driving home from his Atlantic City security guard job believes he may have seen the legendary Jersey Devil monster.


Email Sign-Up