Katie Johnston

Katie Johnston covers workplace and income inequality for the Globe Business section. She previously wrote about travel and tourism for the Globe and worked as the paper’s music and entertainment editor.

Latest stories

Court revives overtime, higher pay for home care workers

By , Globe Staff

Home health care workers across the country are now eligible for federal minimum wage and overtime protections, according to a new federal ruling.

Union protests Primark at Downtown Crossing site

By , Globe Staff

Union members and organizers held a demonstration Tuesday at the future site of Primark in Downtown Crossing.

Sick-leave law leaves out municipal workers

By , Globe Staff

There is a notable exception to the new Mass. law requiring employers to offer sick time: the state’s 351 cities and towns.

Melrose tops list of hottest ZIP codes

By , Globe Staff

In its ranking of the nation’s 10 hottest ZIP codes, crowned Melrose number one.