The week in review March 30

1 California legislators and unions struck a deal last week to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour. The deal would boost California’s minimum wage to $10.50 an hour next year and then incrementally raise it to $15 by 2022.

2 Police in Santa Paula arrested a man over Easter weekend for swinging a rabbit around by its ears then lighting the animal on fire. The rabbit died. The 29-year-old man may face felony animal cruelty charges as well as drug related charges for being under influence of methamphetamines.

Read more...