A pair of egrets sit on a one-horned Rhinoceros as it wades through monsoon flood waters at Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary in Pobitora, Assam state, India, on Sunday. Assam is home to the world's largest population of the rare rhinos. Monsoon season in India begins in June and ends in October.
In November, voters will consider ballot initiatives to raise the minimum wage in eight states, following the decision by the California legislature to phase in its own version. We used the Urban Institute’s Net Income Change Calculator (NICC) to get a sense of how these wage changes would affect the bottom line for a sample family.