U law school seeks subsidies to maintain its top ranking

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Server Talia Bartley rang up a table Friday night at Saint Dinette in St. Paul. St. Paul is preparing to pass its own minimum wage, and Mayor Melvin C
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Server Talia Bartley rang up a table Friday night at Saint Dinette in St. Paul. St. Paul is preparing to pass its own minimum wage, and Mayor Melvin Carter opposes a "tip credit."

For chefs and servers, minimum wage hike changes tipping

Counter-service restaurants that eliminate waiters are on the rise, but a tip-free experience has fallen flat at table-service restaurants.
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