Minimum Wage Measure Ready For Florida Supreme CourtA proposed constitutional amendment that would raise Florida’s minimum wage has cleared its first hurdle.
Minimum Wage Set To Increase In Florida In 2019Minimum wage in Florida is set to increase by 21 cents per hour starting on January 1st, according to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity.
More People Are Living Paycheck To PaycheckThe stock market has hit record highs this year and the unemployment rate is at a 16 year low. Yet a new survey found most people are struggling to make ends meet.
Economic Numbers Show Recession Left Deep Impact In S. Fla.The Great Recession, according to economists, technically ended a few years ago. But, based on jobless numbers and poverty, South Florida has a long way to go to ever recover from the economic downturn that devastated the nation.
Census Finds Florida's Income Levels StagnantWhen it comes to income levels of the nation’s most populous metro areas, Florida ranks near the bottom of the proverbial barrel.
Carnival Posts 1st Quarter ProfitCarnival Corporation has dealt with problems on two ships this week and a major issue in February with the Triumph, but that hasn’t dampened the company’s profits in the fiscal first quarter.
Sandy Could Cost Insurers & Gov't. $20 BillionAs residents in the northeast U.S. begin to assess the damage left by Hurricane Sandy, early estimates are putting the costs at upwards of $20 billion.
Burger King Earnings Surge 60 Percent In Q2Miami-based Burger King Worldwide is experiencing Whopper-size growth.
Facebook Earnings Report Gloomy, Stock Hits Record LowFacebook posted second-quarter earnings in line with Wall Street's expectations: a mere 12 cents per share.
Taylor Swift Tops Forbes' List Of Highest-Paid Stars Under 30Singer Taylor Swift is not only number one on the music charts, she's number one when it comes to making big cash.
Bookings, Earnings Down At Royal CaribbeanIt's not a great time to be a cruise line company if the latest financial report from Miami-based Royal Caribbean are any indication. Quarterly earnings were down a whopping 40% as bookings have been hurt by the Costa Concordia disaster, ship fires and strandings at sea.
Report: FPL Earnings Up For 4Q, YearFlorida Power & Light’s 4th quarter net income and for all of 2011, as compared to the previous year, according to a report issued Friday.
SEC: FPL Income Up In 3rd QuarterFlorida Power & Light's earnings jumped more than 12 percent during the third quarter of 2011, though its parent company saw an earnings drop.
AutoNation Revs Up Sales In 4th QuarterThe nation’s largest auto retailer, AutoNation Inc., revved up sales in the fourth-quarter and topped Wall Street’s expectations for revenue.