McDonald’s Workers in Chicago Protest Wages

Aug. 29 (Bloomberg) -- McDonald's Corp. employees in Chicago take to the streets today in an attempt to ratchet up pressure on the restaurant to raise wages. Fast-food workers in 50 U.S. cities planned to walk off the job today. The non-union workers are demanding the right to organize and wages of $15 an hour, more than double the federal minimum wage of $7.25. U.S. Representative Janice "Jan" Schakowsky, an Illinois Democrat, speaks at the rally. (Source: Bloomberg)

Asahi in Talks to Buy Peroni, Grolsch for $2.9B
44:05 - Japanese brewer Asahi is in exclusive talks with AB InBev to buy the Peroni and Grolsch brands for almost $3B. This would be Asahi's largest acquisition ever and help it break into Europe. Bloomberg's David Ingles reports on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
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