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Chicago schools, union reach agreement to end strike

Chicago schools, union reach agreement to end strike

Chicago teachers and the nation’s third-largest school district reached a labor contract deal on Thursday, ending a strike that canceled 11 days of classes for more than 300,000 students. Read full article: Chicago schools, union reach agreement t...→

Chicago schools, union reach agreement to end strike

Chicago schools, union reach agreement to end strike

Chicago teachers and the nation’s third-largest school district reached a labor contract deal on Thursday, ending a strike that canceled 11 days of classes for more than 300,000 students. Read full article: Chicago schools, union reach agreement t...→

Chicago police end effort to predict gun offenders, victims

Chicago police end effort to predict gun offenders, victims

Chicago police have ended a program trying to predict people most likely to be victims or perpetrators of gun crime Read full article: Chicago police end effort to predict gun...→

Striking snowplow drivers, St. Louis County reach agreement

Striking snowplow drivers, St. Louis County reach agreement

ELEVETH, Minn. (AP) — Snowplow drivers in northeastern Minnesota ended their strike with St. Louis County Monday when union members voted to approve a new contract. Read full article: Striking snowplow drivers, St. Louis Cou...→

From the Chicago archdiocese and its Catholic schools, to the rich diversity of religions across the city, the Sun-Times

From the Chicago archdiocese and its Catholic schools, to the rich diversity of religions across the city, the Sun-Times has you covered. Read full article: From the Chicago archdiocese and its Cat...→

Report: Chicago Teachers Union spent $1.5M on lobbying

Report: Chicago Teachers Union spent $1.5M on lobbying

A published report says the Chicago Teachers Union spent almost $1.5 million on political activity including lobbying between March 2018 and July 2019 Read full article: Report: Chicago Teachers Union spent $1....→

Metrobus Workers Reach Tentative Deal to End Strike

Metrobus Workers Reach Tentative Deal to End Strike

The longest-running Metrobus strike the D.C. area has ever seen could soon come to an end. Read full article: Metrobus Workers Reach Tentative Deal to...→

WNBA, players’ union agree to landmark deal in new collective bargaining agreement

WNBA, players’ union agree to landmark deal in new collective bargaining agreement

The WNBA and its players' union announced Tuesday morning that they have reached a tentative contract agreement that represents a profound shift in compensation and resources provided to its players. Read full article: WNBA, players’ union agree to landmark d...→

St. Jane de Chantal among 5 Chicago-area Catholic schools closing

St. Jane de Chantal among 5 Chicago-area Catholic schools closing

The schools are set to shut down at the end of the school year because of low enrollment and financial trouble, the Archdiocese of Chicago says. Read full article: St. Jane de Chantal among 5 Chicago-area...→

Patrick Chung, State Of NH Reach Agreement In Cocaine Possession Case

Patrick Chung, State Of NH Reach Agreement In Cocaine Possession Case

Patriots safety Patrick Chung reached an agreement Monday with the state of New Hampshire over his cocaine possession indictment.  Read full article: Patrick Chung, State Of NH Reach Agreeme...→

Report: US, China reach agreement to resume economic talks | WTOP

The United States and China have agreed to resume semiannual talks on economic and trade issues, according to a published report. Read full article: Report: US, China reach agreement to res...→

Report: US, China reach agreement to resume economic talks

Report: US, China reach agreement to resume economic talks

A published report says the United States and China have agreed to resume semiannual talks on economic and trade issues Read full article: Report: US, China reach agreement to res...→

Chicago Cubs, Javier Baez Reach Deal On One Year, $10 Million Contract

The Chicago Cubs and infielder Javier Baez have reached an agreement on a one-year contract worth $10 million, according to reports.  Read full article: Chicago Cubs, Javier Baez Reach Deal On ...→

Cowboys reach agreement with Mike McCarthy: Report

Cowboys reach agreement with Mike McCarthy: Report

The Dallas Cowboys reached an agreement with former Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy, according to multiple reports. Read full article: Cowboys reach agreement with Mike McCart...→

Rebecca Grant: Soleimani strike is the beginning of the end for Iran's terror network monster

Rebecca Grant: Soleimani strike is the beginning of the end for Iran's terror network monster

The Soleimani strike represents a serious, strategic decision. Still, the left will tell you it’s a political smokescreen. Read full article: Rebecca Grant: Soleimani strike is the b...→

Former Chicago Public Schools JROTC Instructor Charged With Sexually Assaulting Student

Former Chicago Public Schools JROTC Instructor Charged With Sexually Assaulting Student

Brian Travis, of Saint John, Indiana, has been charged with one felony count of criminal sexual assault, and one misdemeanor count of simple assault. Read full article: Former Chicago Public Schools JROTC Inst...→

Russia, Ukraine reach agreement on gas transit to Europe

Russia, Ukraine reach agreement on gas transit to Europe

Ukrainian and Russian officials say final details have been worked out for a contract that will continue shipments of Russian gas to European markets Read full article: Russia, Ukraine reach agreement on gas t...→

Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lines to work during October school strike

Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lines to work during October school strike

‘The fact that you had such an insignificant number of people . . . it’s remarkable the level of unity and support that they managed to develop and hold onto,’ a CPS-CTU labor expert says. Read full article: Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lin...→

Janitors' union votes to authorize strike at Midtown rally

Janitors' union votes to authorize strike at Midtown rally

MIDTOWN, Manhattan — They help keep more than one-thousand office buildings clean around the city.... But now more than 20,000 union employees could go on strike if they can't reach a deal by the end of the year. Read full article: Janitors' union votes to authorize strik...→

2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to find tight end in class with no obvious stars

2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to find tight end in class with no obvious stars

Pritzker on Wednesday joined those calling for hearings, but he stopped short of blaming White, a political ally: "Look, I don’t think we need to be pointing fingers at anybody about blame." Read full article: 2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to fi...→

Teachers Union Plans to Sue District Over Asbestos in Philly Schools

In the wake of a school closing for a second time due to asbestos concerns, the union representing public school teachers in Philadelphia has announced a lawsuit against the city’s school district over its handling of asbestos contamination Read full article: Teachers Union Plans to Sue District Ove...→

Chicago Teachers Union Spent $1.5M on Lobbying: Report

Chicago Teachers Union Spent $1.5M on Lobbying: Report

The Chicago Teachers Union spent almost $1.5 million on political activity including lobbying, in the months leading up to a two-week strike in the fall, according to a published report. Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union Spent $1.5M on Lo...→

Chicago Teachers Union Inc.: how the clout-heavy labor group spends its money

Chicago Teachers Union Inc.: how the clout-heavy labor group spends its money

We examined how the CTU uses its considerable financial muscle and found nearly $1.5 million from its dues-funded budget went to politics and lobbying over 15 months. And a union foundation cut back sharply on charitable giving. Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union Inc.: how the clo...→

Metrobus Workers Reach Tentative Deal to End Strike

The longest-running Metrobus strike the D.C. area has ever seen could soon come to an end.... Private and public workers in Paris called a general strike Thursday, which shut down most of Paris. They are protesting proposed changes to the country’s retirement system. Read full article: Metrobus Workers Reach Tentative Deal to...→

WNBA, players reach agreement on new contract

WNBA, players reach agreement on new contract

If approved, the new collective bargaining agreement would nearly double the maximum salary for top players and improve travel accommodations. Read full article: WNBA, players reach agreement on new con...→

Catholic schools in Rolling Meadows, Round Lake closing at end of year

Catholic schools in Rolling Meadows, Round Lake closing at end of year

Amid declining enrollment and financial shortfalls, St. Colette School in Rolling Meadows will close at the end of the current school year, ending a 60-year run that included being named one of the nation's top schools in 2007, the Archdiocese of Chicago announced today. Read full article: Catholic schools in Rolling Meadows, Rou...→

AP Source: Rangers, Frazier Reach Agreement on $5M Deal

AP Source: Rangers, Frazier Reach Agreement on $5M Deal

A person familiar with the deal says the Texas Rangers have agreed on a one-year, $5 million contract with third baseman Todd Frazier. The deal with Frazier is pending a successful physical. Frazier will make $3.5 million this season. The deal also includes a club option for 2021 with a $1.5 million buyout. Third base is one of the primary… Read full article: AP Source: Rangers, Frazier Reach Agreem...→

United Cerebral Palsy Seguin of Greater Chicago and The Arc join MLKDay of Service to End Food Insecurity

United Cerebral Palsy Seguin of Greater Chicago and The Arc join MLKDay of Service to End Food Insecurity

As part of MLKDay of Service on Saturday, Jan. 18, volunteers from Glen Crest Middle School in Glen Ellyn, Lincoln Middle School in Berwyn, and UCP Seguin of Greater Chicago will assemble 250 nutritious Breakfast Bags that will be distributed to the Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans and other homeless veterans organizations. Read full article: United Cerebral Palsy Seguin of Greater ...→

Chicago Magazine names three District 300 schools as 'Best Public Schools'

Chicago Magazine names three District 300 schools as 'Best Public Schools'

Chicago Magazine has named three Community Unit District 300 schools among the best public schools in the Chicago area suburbs. Read full article: Chicago Magazine names three District 30...→

Three-county chase, standoff end with arrest of West Chicago man

Three-county chase, standoff end with arrest of West Chicago man

A West Chicago man was arrested Friday evening after leading Kane County sheriff's deputies on a chase through three counties, culminating in an armed standoff involving several agencies, authorities said. Read full article: Three-county chase, standoff end with ar...→

Tulsi Gabbard rips Soleimani strike: Trump isn't acting like he wants to end 'forever wars'

Tulsi Gabbard rips Soleimani strike: Trump isn't acting like he wants to end 'forever wars'

The death of top Iranian General Qassem Soleimani may mark the beginning of a war that Congress never agreed to and disproves President Trump's previous comments alleging he wants to put an end to "forever wars," 2020 presidential candidate Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-H.I., said Friday. Read full article: Tulsi Gabbard rips Soleimani strike: Tru...→

Chicago teachers' strike ends after 11 days

Chicago teachers' strike ends after 11 days

Chicago teachers will return to class on Friday after reaching a labor contract deal Thursday with the nation's third-largest school district. Read full article: Chicago teachers' strike ends after 11 d...→

Union Wants $100M for Asbestos Removal From Philly Schools After Teacher’s Cancer Diagnosis

Union Wants $100M for Asbestos Removal From Philly Schools After Teacher’s Cancer Diagnosis

Philadelphia’s teachers’ union says a longtime educator’s cancer diagnosis may have been caused by exposure to asbestos in her school’s building. They’re now calling for tens of millions of dollars to help fix the problem in other schools throughout the city. Read full article: Union Wants $100M for Asbestos Removal F...→

Mitch McConnell, Chuck Schumer fail to reach agreement on Senate impea

Mitch McConnell, Chuck Schumer fail to reach agreement on Senate impea

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday he met with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer to try to reach an agreement on the pending impeachment trial against President Trump after House Read full article: Mitch McConnell, Chuck Schumer fail to r...→

LA’s Democratic presidential debate is on as Loyola Marymount cafeteria works reach labor agreement

LA’s Democratic presidential debate is on as Loyola Marymount cafeteria works reach labor agreement

The labor dispute between a cafeteria workers union and a food services company at the university threatened to upend the debate after all participating Democrats said that they would not cross a p… Read full article: LA’s Democratic presidential debate is o...→

2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to find tight end in class with no obvious stars

2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to find tight end in class with no obvious stars

This could be the first draft since 2016 without a first-round tight end. That’s not such a bad thing for the Bears, who don’t pick until No. 43. Read full article: 2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to fi...→

Teachers Union Plans to Sue District Over Asbestos in Philly Schools

Teachers Union Plans to Sue District Over Asbestos in Philly Schools

The union representing public school teachers in Philadelphia is planning to sue the district over its handling of asbestos contamination in schools, the union said Monday. The announcement of the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers suit comes after the city school district was forced to close a north Philadelphia elementary school for a second time Friday after tests demanded by teachers… Read full article: Teachers Union Plans to Sue District Ove...→

Union Secretary: Tentative Agreement Reached Between Plow Drivers, St. Louis County

Union Secretary: Tentative Agreement Reached Between Plow Drivers, St. Louis County

After five days of picketing, an agreement has reportedly been reached between union plow drivers and St. Louis County. Read full article: Union Secretary: Tentative Agreement Rea...→

Chicago police union endorses Pfannkuche in Republican primary for state’s attorney

Chicago police union endorses Pfannkuche in Republican primary for state’s attorney

“I am very honored by the confidence shown me by the many police organizations across the county,” Pfannkuche said in a statement. “I have built deep and solid relationships with police officers and departments throughout my 31 years in the Read full article: Chicago police union endorses Pfannkuche...→

Deal reached to end Northern Virginia Metrobus strike | WTOP

After more than 80 days, workers at Metro’s privatized Cinder Bed Road bus garage in Lorton, Virginia, are set to return to work, union officials said Tuesday. Read full article: Deal reached to end Northern Virginia Me...→

Chicago Archdiocese Announces 5 Catholic Schools Are Closing

Chicago Archdiocese Announces 5 Catholic Schools Are Closing

The Chicago Archdiocese announced Monday that it will shutter five Catholic schools at the end of the school year. Read full article: Chicago Archdiocese Announces 5 Catholic...→

Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago to Close 5 Schools

Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago to Close 5 Schools

The Archdiocese of Chicago announced Monday it will close five schools at the end of the 2019-2020 academic year due to low enrollment and financial difficulties. The following schools will close on June 30, 2020: St. Colette School in Rolling Meadows, St. Jane de Chantal School in Chicago’s Garfield Ridge neighborhood, St. Joseph School in Round Lake, St. Louise de Marillac School in LaGrange Park… Read full article: Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago to Close...→

No end in sight for strike as French govt offers pension compromise - Breitbart

No end in sight for strike as French govt offers pension compromise - Breitbart

Paris (AFP) – A crippling French transport strike dragged into its 39th day on Sunday despite the government’s offer to withdraw the most Read full article: No end in sight for strike as French gov...→

Report: US, China reach agreement to resume economic talks

The United States and China have agreed to resume semiannual talks on economic and trade issues, according to a published report. These discussions had been conducted in previous... Read full article: Report: US, China reach agreement to res...→

New Deadspin owner plans to relaunch site in Chicago amid union tension

New Deadspin owner plans to relaunch site in Chicago amid union tension

The owner of Deadspin said it’s looking to relaunch the irreverent sports site in Chicago, even as it breaks off tense conversations with its writers union in New York. G/O Media — which was forced… Read full article: New Deadspin owner plans to relaunch sit...→

600 TD Garden workers considering strike if no agreement by Sunday

600 TD Garden workers considering strike if no agreement by Sunday

TD garden workers will hold a vote to strike if contract negotiators have not reached a “good deal” for members by Sunday, according to documents obtained by the Herald. The union that … Read full article: 600 TD Garden workers considering strike...→

Chicago Teachers Union

Hundreds of students at one Chicago elementary school reportedly called out sick on Thursday, one of the make-up days following October’s Chicago Teachers Union Strike, according to a parent. Jennifer Schaefer, the parent of a daughter who Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union...→

Crain's Daily Gist podcast: How did the year in Chicago real estate end?

Home price growth has slowed to a crawl in Chicago. Crain's residential real estate reporter Dennis Rodkin talks about what the latest numbers mean. Plus, weed sales numbers, the latest on Boeing, and more. Read full article: Crain's Daily Gist podcast: How did the ...→

New HIV Cases Reach 30-Year Low In Chicago, But Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases On The Rise

New HIV Cases Reach 30-Year Low In Chicago, But Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases On The Rise

The Chicago Department of Public Health said 734 new HIV diagnoses were reported in the city last year, the lowest number since 1988. Read full article: New HIV Cases Reach 30-Year Low In Chica...→

Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lines to work during October school strike

Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lines to work during October school strike

Ald. Matt O’Shea (19th) is upset about the city’s decision to settle a lawsuit filed by a "transgender woman performance artist" by relaxing an ordinance that prohibits bars and restaurants licensed to sell booze from allowing women to "eng Read full article: Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lin...→

McConnell, Schumer fail to reach agreement on impeachment trial

McConnell, Schumer fail to reach agreement on impeachment trial

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday he met with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer to try to reach an agreement on the pending impeachment trial against President Trump after House Democrats voted to impeach the president this week. Read full article: McConnell, Schumer fail to reach agreeme...→

Chicago police end effort to predict gun offenders, victims

Chicago police end effort to predict gun offenders, victims

Chicago police have ended a program trying to predict people most likely to be victims or perpetrators of gun crime Read full article: Chicago police end effort to predict gun...→

2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to find tight end in class with no obvious stars

2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to find tight end in class with no obvious stars

This could be the first draft since 2016 without a first-round tight end. That’s not such a bad thing for the Bears, who don’t pick until No. 43. Read full article: 2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to fi...→

Teachers Union Plans to Sue District Over Asbestos in Philly Schools

In the wake of a school closing for a second time due to asbestos concerns, the union representing public school teachers in Philadelphia has announced a lawsuit against the city’s school district over its handling of asbestos contamination Read full article: Teachers Union Plans to Sue District Ove...→

From the Chicago archdiocese and its Catholic schools, to the rich diversity of religions across the city, the Sun-Times

From the Chicago archdiocese and its Catholic schools, to the rich diversity of religions across the city, the Sun-Times has you covered. Read full article: From the Chicago archdiocese and its Cat...→

Union Secretary: Tentative Agreement Reached Between Plow Drivers, St. Louis County

Union Secretary: Tentative Agreement Reached Between Plow Drivers, St. Louis County

After five days of picketing, an agreement has reportedly been reached between union plow drivers and St. Louis County. Read full article: Union Secretary: Tentative Agreement Rea...→

Chicago Teachers Union Inc.: how the clout-heavy labor group spends its money

Chicago Teachers Union Inc.: how the clout-heavy labor group spends its money

We examined how the CTU uses its considerable financial muscle and found nearly $1.5 million from its dues-funded budget went to politics and lobbying over 15 months. And a union foundation cut back sharply on charitable giving. Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union Inc.: how the clo...→

Metrobus Workers Reach Tentative Deal to End Strike

Metrobus Workers Reach Tentative Deal to End Strike

The longest-running Metrobus strike the D.C. area has ever seen could soon come to an end. Read full article: Metrobus Workers Reach Tentative Deal to...→

Deal reached to end Northern Virginia Metrobus strike | WTOP

After more than 80 days, workers at Metro’s privatized Cinder Bed Road bus garage in Lorton, Virginia, are set to return to work, union officials said Tuesday. Read full article: Deal reached to end Northern Virginia Me...→

WNBA, players reach agreement on new contract

WNBA, players reach agreement on new contract

If approved, the new collective bargaining agreement would nearly double the maximum salary for top players and improve travel accommodations. Read full article: WNBA, players reach agreement on new con...→

St. Jane de Chantal among 5 Chicago-area Catholic schools closing

St. Jane de Chantal among 5 Chicago-area Catholic schools closing

The schools are set to shut down at the end of the school year because of low enrollment and financial trouble, the Archdiocese of Chicago says. Read full article: St. Jane de Chantal among 5 Chicago-area...→

Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago to Close 5 Schools

Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago to Close 5 Schools

The Archdiocese of Chicago announced Monday it will close five schools at the end of the 2019-2020 academic year due to low enrollment and financial difficulties. The following schools will close on June 30, 2020: St. Colette School in Rolling Meadows, St. Jane de Chantal School in Chicago’s Garfield Ridge neighborhood, St. Joseph School in Round Lake, St. Louise de Marillac School in LaGrange Park… Read full article: Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago to Close...→

AP Source: Rangers, Frazier Reach Agreement on $5M Deal

AP Source: Rangers, Frazier Reach Agreement on $5M Deal

A person familiar with the deal says the Texas Rangers have agreed on a one-year, $5 million contract with third baseman Todd Frazier. The deal with Frazier is pending a successful physical. Frazier will make $3.5 million this season. The deal also includes a club option for 2021 with a $1.5 million buyout. Third base is one of the primary… Read full article: AP Source: Rangers, Frazier Reach Agreem...→

Report: US, China reach agreement to resume economic talks | WTOP

The United States and China have agreed to resume semiannual talks on economic and trade issues, according to a published report. Read full article: Report: US, China reach agreement to res...→

Report: US, China reach agreement to resume economic talks

The United States and China have agreed to resume semiannual talks on economic and trade issues, according to a published report. These discussions had been conducted in previous... Read full article: Report: US, China reach agreement to res...→

United Cerebral Palsy Seguin of Greater Chicago and The Arc join MLKDay of Service to End Food Insecurity

United Cerebral Palsy Seguin of Greater Chicago and The Arc join MLKDay of Service to End Food Insecurity

As part of MLKDay of Service on Saturday, Jan. 18, volunteers from Glen Crest Middle School in Glen Ellyn, Lincoln Middle School in Berwyn, and UCP Seguin of Greater Chicago will assemble 250 nutritious Breakfast Bags that will be distributed to the Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans and other homeless veterans organizations. Read full article: United Cerebral Palsy Seguin of Greater ...→

Chicago Cubs, Javier Baez Reach Deal On One Year, $10 Million Contract

The Chicago Cubs and infielder Javier Baez have reached an agreement on a one-year contract worth $10 million, according to reports.  Read full article: Chicago Cubs, Javier Baez Reach Deal On ...→

600 TD Garden workers considering strike if no agreement by Sunday

600 TD Garden workers considering strike if no agreement by Sunday

TD garden workers will hold a vote to strike if contract negotiators have not reached a “good deal” for members by Sunday, according to documents obtained by the Herald. The union that … Read full article: 600 TD Garden workers considering strike...→

Three-county chase, standoff end with arrest of West Chicago man

Three-county chase, standoff end with arrest of West Chicago man

A West Chicago man was arrested Friday evening after leading Kane County sheriff's deputies on a chase through three counties, culminating in an armed standoff involving several agencies, authorities said. Read full article: Three-county chase, standoff end with ar...→

Rebecca Grant: Soleimani strike is the beginning of the end for Iran's terror network monster

Rebecca Grant: Soleimani strike is the beginning of the end for Iran's terror network monster

The Soleimani strike represents a serious, strategic decision. Still, the left will tell you it’s a political smokescreen. Read full article: Rebecca Grant: Soleimani strike is the b...→

Crain's Daily Gist podcast: How did the year in Chicago real estate end?

Home price growth has slowed to a crawl in Chicago. Crain's residential real estate reporter Dennis Rodkin talks about what the latest numbers mean. Plus, weed sales numbers, the latest on Boeing, and more. Read full article: Crain's Daily Gist podcast: How did the ...→

Chicago teachers' strike ends after 11 days

Chicago teachers' strike ends after 11 days

Chicago teachers will return to class on Friday after reaching a labor contract deal Thursday with the nation's third-largest school district. Read full article: Chicago teachers' strike ends after 11 d...→

Russia, Ukraine reach agreement on gas transit to Europe

Russia, Ukraine reach agreement on gas transit to Europe

Ukrainian and Russian officials say final details have been worked out for a contract that will continue shipments of Russian gas to European markets Read full article: Russia, Ukraine reach agreement on gas t...→

Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lines to work during October school strike

Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lines to work during October school strike

Ald. Matt O’Shea (19th) is upset about the city’s decision to settle a lawsuit filed by a "transgender woman performance artist" by relaxing an ordinance that prohibits bars and restaurants licensed to sell booze from allowing women to "eng Read full article: Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lin...→

Mitch McConnell, Chuck Schumer fail to reach agreement on Senate impea

Mitch McConnell, Chuck Schumer fail to reach agreement on Senate impea

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday he met with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer to try to reach an agreement on the pending impeachment trial against President Trump after House Read full article: Mitch McConnell, Chuck Schumer fail to r...→

Janitors' union votes to authorize strike at Midtown rally

Janitors' union votes to authorize strike at Midtown rally

MIDTOWN, Manhattan — They help keep more than one-thousand office buildings clean around the city.... But now more than 20,000 union employees could go on strike if they can't reach a deal by the end of the year. Read full article: Janitors' union votes to authorize strik...→

2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to find tight end in class with no obvious stars

2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to find tight end in class with no obvious stars

Pritzker on Wednesday joined those calling for hearings, but he stopped short of blaming White, a political ally: "Look, I don’t think we need to be pointing fingers at anybody about blame." Read full article: 2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to fi...→

Striking snowplow drivers, St. Louis County reach agreement

Striking snowplow drivers, St. Louis County reach agreement

ELEVETH, Minn. (AP) — Snowplow drivers in northeastern Minnesota ended their strike with St. Louis County Monday when union members voted to approve a new contract. Read full article: Striking snowplow drivers, St. Louis Cou...→

Teachers Union Plans to Sue District Over Asbestos in Philly Schools

Teachers Union Plans to Sue District Over Asbestos in Philly Schools

The union representing public school teachers in Philadelphia is planning to sue the district over its handling of asbestos contamination in schools, the union said Monday. The announcement of the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers suit comes after the city school district was forced to close a north Philadelphia elementary school for a second time Friday after tests demanded by teachers… Read full article: Teachers Union Plans to Sue District Ove...→

Chicago Teachers Union Spent $1.5M on Lobbying: Report

Chicago Teachers Union Spent $1.5M on Lobbying: Report

The Chicago Teachers Union spent almost $1.5 million on political activity including lobbying, in the months leading up to a two-week strike in the fall, according to a published report. Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union Spent $1.5M on Lo...→

Report: Chicago Teachers Union spent $1.5M on lobbying

Report: Chicago Teachers Union spent $1.5M on lobbying

A published report says the Chicago Teachers Union spent almost $1.5 million on political activity including lobbying between March 2018 and July 2019 Read full article: Report: Chicago Teachers Union spent $1....→

Chicago police union endorses Pfannkuche in Republican primary for state’s attorney

Chicago police union endorses Pfannkuche in Republican primary for state’s attorney

“I am very honored by the confidence shown me by the many police organizations across the county,” Pfannkuche said in a statement. “I have built deep and solid relationships with police officers and departments throughout my 31 years in the Read full article: Chicago police union endorses Pfannkuche...→

Metrobus Workers Reach Tentative Deal to End Strike

The longest-running Metrobus strike the D.C. area has ever seen could soon come to an end.... Private and public workers in Paris called a general strike Thursday, which shut down most of Paris. They are protesting proposed changes to the country’s retirement system. Read full article: Metrobus Workers Reach Tentative Deal to...→

WNBA, players’ union agree to landmark deal in new collective bargaining agreement

WNBA, players’ union agree to landmark deal in new collective bargaining agreement

The WNBA and its players' union announced Tuesday morning that they have reached a tentative contract agreement that represents a profound shift in compensation and resources provided to its players. Read full article: WNBA, players’ union agree to landmark d...→

Chicago Archdiocese Announces 5 Catholic Schools Are Closing

Chicago Archdiocese Announces 5 Catholic Schools Are Closing

The Chicago Archdiocese announced Monday that it will shutter five Catholic schools at the end of the school year. Read full article: Chicago Archdiocese Announces 5 Catholic...→

Catholic schools in Rolling Meadows, Round Lake closing at end of year

Catholic schools in Rolling Meadows, Round Lake closing at end of year

Amid declining enrollment and financial shortfalls, St. Colette School in Rolling Meadows will close at the end of the current school year, ending a 60-year run that included being named one of the nation's top schools in 2007, the Archdiocese of Chicago announced today. Read full article: Catholic schools in Rolling Meadows, Rou...→

Patrick Chung, State Of NH Reach Agreement In Cocaine Possession Case

Patrick Chung, State Of NH Reach Agreement In Cocaine Possession Case

Patriots safety Patrick Chung reached an agreement Monday with the state of New Hampshire over his cocaine possession indictment.  Read full article: Patrick Chung, State Of NH Reach Agreeme...→

No end in sight for strike as French govt offers pension compromise - Breitbart

No end in sight for strike as French govt offers pension compromise - Breitbart

Paris (AFP) – A crippling French transport strike dragged into its 39th day on Sunday despite the government’s offer to withdraw the most Read full article: No end in sight for strike as French gov...→

Report: US, China reach agreement to resume economic talks

Report: US, China reach agreement to resume economic talks

A published report says the United States and China have agreed to resume semiannual talks on economic and trade issues Read full article: Report: US, China reach agreement to res...→

New Deadspin owner plans to relaunch site in Chicago amid union tension

New Deadspin owner plans to relaunch site in Chicago amid union tension

The owner of Deadspin said it’s looking to relaunch the irreverent sports site in Chicago, even as it breaks off tense conversations with its writers union in New York. G/O Media — which was forced… Read full article: New Deadspin owner plans to relaunch sit...→

Chicago Magazine names three District 300 schools as 'Best Public Schools'

Chicago Magazine names three District 300 schools as 'Best Public Schools'

Chicago Magazine has named three Community Unit District 300 schools among the best public schools in the Chicago area suburbs. Read full article: Chicago Magazine names three District 30...→

Cowboys reach agreement with Mike McCarthy: Report

Cowboys reach agreement with Mike McCarthy: Report

The Dallas Cowboys reached an agreement with former Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy, according to multiple reports. Read full article: Cowboys reach agreement with Mike McCart...→

Chicago Teachers Union

Hundreds of students at one Chicago elementary school reportedly called out sick on Thursday, one of the make-up days following October’s Chicago Teachers Union Strike, according to a parent. Jennifer Schaefer, the parent of a daughter who Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union...→

Tulsi Gabbard rips Soleimani strike: Trump isn't acting like he wants to end 'forever wars'

Tulsi Gabbard rips Soleimani strike: Trump isn't acting like he wants to end 'forever wars'

The death of top Iranian General Qassem Soleimani may mark the beginning of a war that Congress never agreed to and disproves President Trump's previous comments alleging he wants to put an end to "forever wars," 2020 presidential candidate Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-H.I., said Friday. Read full article: Tulsi Gabbard rips Soleimani strike: Tru...→

Former Chicago Public Schools JROTC Instructor Charged With Sexually Assaulting Student

Former Chicago Public Schools JROTC Instructor Charged With Sexually Assaulting Student

Brian Travis, of Saint John, Indiana, has been charged with one felony count of criminal sexual assault, and one misdemeanor count of simple assault. Read full article: Former Chicago Public Schools JROTC Inst...→

New HIV Cases Reach 30-Year Low In Chicago, But Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases On The Rise

New HIV Cases Reach 30-Year Low In Chicago, But Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases On The Rise

The Chicago Department of Public Health said 734 new HIV diagnoses were reported in the city last year, the lowest number since 1988. Read full article: New HIV Cases Reach 30-Year Low In Chica...→

Union Wants $100M for Asbestos Removal From Philly Schools After Teacher’s Cancer Diagnosis

Union Wants $100M for Asbestos Removal From Philly Schools After Teacher’s Cancer Diagnosis

Philadelphia’s teachers’ union says a longtime educator’s cancer diagnosis may have been caused by exposure to asbestos in her school’s building. They’re now calling for tens of millions of dollars to help fix the problem in other schools throughout the city. Read full article: Union Wants $100M for Asbestos Removal F...→

Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lines to work during October school strike

Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lines to work during October school strike

‘The fact that you had such an insignificant number of people . . . it’s remarkable the level of unity and support that they managed to develop and hold onto,’ a CPS-CTU labor expert says. Read full article: Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lin...→

McConnell, Schumer fail to reach agreement on impeachment trial

McConnell, Schumer fail to reach agreement on impeachment trial

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday he met with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer to try to reach an agreement on the pending impeachment trial against President Trump after House Democrats voted to impeach the president this week. Read full article: McConnell, Schumer fail to reach agreeme...→

LA’s Democratic presidential debate is on as Loyola Marymount cafeteria works reach labor agreement

LA’s Democratic presidential debate is on as Loyola Marymount cafeteria works reach labor agreement

The labor dispute between a cafeteria workers union and a food services company at the university threatened to upend the debate after all participating Democrats said that they would not cross a p… Read full article: LA’s Democratic presidential debate is o...→

Chicago police end effort to predict gun offenders, victims

Chicago police end effort to predict gun offenders, victims

Chicago police have ended a program trying to predict people most likely to be victims or perpetrators of gun crime Read full article: Chicago police end effort to predict gun...→

2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to find tight end in class with no obvious stars

2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to find tight end in class with no obvious stars

Pritzker on Wednesday joined those calling for hearings, but he stopped short of blaming White, a political ally: "Look, I don’t think we need to be pointing fingers at anybody about blame." Read full article: 2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to fi...→

2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to find tight end in class with no obvious stars

2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to find tight end in class with no obvious stars

This could be the first draft since 2016 without a first-round tight end. That’s not such a bad thing for the Bears, who don’t pick until No. 43. Read full article: 2020 NFL Draft: Chicago Bears look to fi...→

Striking snowplow drivers, St. Louis County reach agreement

Striking snowplow drivers, St. Louis County reach agreement

ELEVETH, Minn. (AP) — Snowplow drivers in northeastern Minnesota ended their strike with St. Louis County Monday when union members voted to approve a new contract. Read full article: Striking snowplow drivers, St. Louis Cou...→

Teachers Union Plans to Sue District Over Asbestos in Philly Schools

In the wake of a school closing for a second time due to asbestos concerns, the union representing public school teachers in Philadelphia has announced a lawsuit against the city’s school district over its handling of asbestos contamination Read full article: Teachers Union Plans to Sue District Ove...→

Teachers Union Plans to Sue District Over Asbestos in Philly Schools

Teachers Union Plans to Sue District Over Asbestos in Philly Schools

The union representing public school teachers in Philadelphia is planning to sue the district over its handling of asbestos contamination in schools, the union said Monday. The announcement of the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers suit comes after the city school district was forced to close a north Philadelphia elementary school for a second time Friday after tests demanded by teachers… Read full article: Teachers Union Plans to Sue District Ove...→

From the Chicago archdiocese and its Catholic schools, to the rich diversity of religions across the city, the Sun-Times

From the Chicago archdiocese and its Catholic schools, to the rich diversity of religions across the city, the Sun-Times has you covered. Read full article: From the Chicago archdiocese and its Cat...→

Chicago Teachers Union Spent $1.5M on Lobbying: Report

Chicago Teachers Union Spent $1.5M on Lobbying: Report

The Chicago Teachers Union spent almost $1.5 million on political activity including lobbying, in the months leading up to a two-week strike in the fall, according to a published report. Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union Spent $1.5M on Lo...→

Union Secretary: Tentative Agreement Reached Between Plow Drivers, St. Louis County

Union Secretary: Tentative Agreement Reached Between Plow Drivers, St. Louis County

After five days of picketing, an agreement has reportedly been reached between union plow drivers and St. Louis County. Read full article: Union Secretary: Tentative Agreement Rea...→

Report: Chicago Teachers Union spent $1.5M on lobbying

Report: Chicago Teachers Union spent $1.5M on lobbying

A published report says the Chicago Teachers Union spent almost $1.5 million on political activity including lobbying between March 2018 and July 2019 Read full article: Report: Chicago Teachers Union spent $1....→

Chicago Teachers Union Inc.: how the clout-heavy labor group spends its money

Chicago Teachers Union Inc.: how the clout-heavy labor group spends its money

We examined how the CTU uses its considerable financial muscle and found nearly $1.5 million from its dues-funded budget went to politics and lobbying over 15 months. And a union foundation cut back sharply on charitable giving. Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union Inc.: how the clo...→

Chicago police union endorses Pfannkuche in Republican primary for state’s attorney

Chicago police union endorses Pfannkuche in Republican primary for state’s attorney

“I am very honored by the confidence shown me by the many police organizations across the county,” Pfannkuche said in a statement. “I have built deep and solid relationships with police officers and departments throughout my 31 years in the Read full article: Chicago police union endorses Pfannkuche...→

Metrobus Workers Reach Tentative Deal to End Strike

Metrobus Workers Reach Tentative Deal to End Strike

The longest-running Metrobus strike the D.C. area has ever seen could soon come to an end. Read full article: Metrobus Workers Reach Tentative Deal to...→

Metrobus Workers Reach Tentative Deal to End Strike

The longest-running Metrobus strike the D.C. area has ever seen could soon come to an end.... Private and public workers in Paris called a general strike Thursday, which shut down most of Paris. They are protesting proposed changes to the country’s retirement system. Read full article: Metrobus Workers Reach Tentative Deal to...→

Deal reached to end Northern Virginia Metrobus strike | WTOP

After more than 80 days, workers at Metro’s privatized Cinder Bed Road bus garage in Lorton, Virginia, are set to return to work, union officials said Tuesday. Read full article: Deal reached to end Northern Virginia Me...→

WNBA, players’ union agree to landmark deal in new collective bargaining agreement

WNBA, players’ union agree to landmark deal in new collective bargaining agreement

The WNBA and its players' union announced Tuesday morning that they have reached a tentative contract agreement that represents a profound shift in compensation and resources provided to its players. Read full article: WNBA, players’ union agree to landmark d...→

WNBA, players reach agreement on new contract

WNBA, players reach agreement on new contract

If approved, the new collective bargaining agreement would nearly double the maximum salary for top players and improve travel accommodations. Read full article: WNBA, players reach agreement on new con...→

Chicago Archdiocese Announces 5 Catholic Schools Are Closing

Chicago Archdiocese Announces 5 Catholic Schools Are Closing

The Chicago Archdiocese announced Monday that it will shutter five Catholic schools at the end of the school year. Read full article: Chicago Archdiocese Announces 5 Catholic...→

St. Jane de Chantal among 5 Chicago-area Catholic schools closing

St. Jane de Chantal among 5 Chicago-area Catholic schools closing

The schools are set to shut down at the end of the school year because of low enrollment and financial trouble, the Archdiocese of Chicago says. Read full article: St. Jane de Chantal among 5 Chicago-area...→

Catholic schools in Rolling Meadows, Round Lake closing at end of year

Catholic schools in Rolling Meadows, Round Lake closing at end of year

Amid declining enrollment and financial shortfalls, St. Colette School in Rolling Meadows will close at the end of the current school year, ending a 60-year run that included being named one of the nation's top schools in 2007, the Archdiocese of Chicago announced today. Read full article: Catholic schools in Rolling Meadows, Rou...→

Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago to Close 5 Schools

Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago to Close 5 Schools

The Archdiocese of Chicago announced Monday it will close five schools at the end of the 2019-2020 academic year due to low enrollment and financial difficulties. The following schools will close on June 30, 2020: St. Colette School in Rolling Meadows, St. Jane de Chantal School in Chicago’s Garfield Ridge neighborhood, St. Joseph School in Round Lake, St. Louise de Marillac School in LaGrange Park… Read full article: Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago to Close...→

Patrick Chung, State Of NH Reach Agreement In Cocaine Possession Case

Patrick Chung, State Of NH Reach Agreement In Cocaine Possession Case

Patriots safety Patrick Chung reached an agreement Monday with the state of New Hampshire over his cocaine possession indictment.  Read full article: Patrick Chung, State Of NH Reach Agreeme...→

AP Source: Rangers, Frazier Reach Agreement on $5M Deal

AP Source: Rangers, Frazier Reach Agreement on $5M Deal

A person familiar with the deal says the Texas Rangers have agreed on a one-year, $5 million contract with third baseman Todd Frazier. The deal with Frazier is pending a successful physical. Frazier will make $3.5 million this season. The deal also includes a club option for 2021 with a $1.5 million buyout. Third base is one of the primary… Read full article: AP Source: Rangers, Frazier Reach Agreem...→

No end in sight for strike as French govt offers pension compromise - Breitbart

No end in sight for strike as French govt offers pension compromise - Breitbart

Paris (AFP) – A crippling French transport strike dragged into its 39th day on Sunday despite the government’s offer to withdraw the most Read full article: No end in sight for strike as French gov...→

Report: US, China reach agreement to resume economic talks | WTOP

The United States and China have agreed to resume semiannual talks on economic and trade issues, according to a published report. Read full article: Report: US, China reach agreement to res...→

Report: US, China reach agreement to resume economic talks

The United States and China have agreed to resume semiannual talks on economic and trade issues, according to a published report. These discussions had been conducted in previous... Read full article: Report: US, China reach agreement to res...→

Report: US, China reach agreement to resume economic talks

Report: US, China reach agreement to resume economic talks

A published report says the United States and China have agreed to resume semiannual talks on economic and trade issues Read full article: Report: US, China reach agreement to res...→

United Cerebral Palsy Seguin of Greater Chicago and The Arc join MLKDay of Service to End Food Insecurity

United Cerebral Palsy Seguin of Greater Chicago and The Arc join MLKDay of Service to End Food Insecurity

As part of MLKDay of Service on Saturday, Jan. 18, volunteers from Glen Crest Middle School in Glen Ellyn, Lincoln Middle School in Berwyn, and UCP Seguin of Greater Chicago will assemble 250 nutritious Breakfast Bags that will be distributed to the Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans and other homeless veterans organizations. Read full article: United Cerebral Palsy Seguin of Greater ...→

New Deadspin owner plans to relaunch site in Chicago amid union tension

New Deadspin owner plans to relaunch site in Chicago amid union tension

The owner of Deadspin said it’s looking to relaunch the irreverent sports site in Chicago, even as it breaks off tense conversations with its writers union in New York. G/O Media — which was forced… Read full article: New Deadspin owner plans to relaunch sit...→

Chicago Cubs, Javier Baez Reach Deal On One Year, $10 Million Contract

The Chicago Cubs and infielder Javier Baez have reached an agreement on a one-year contract worth $10 million, according to reports.  Read full article: Chicago Cubs, Javier Baez Reach Deal On ...→

Chicago Magazine names three District 300 schools as 'Best Public Schools'

Chicago Magazine names three District 300 schools as 'Best Public Schools'

Chicago Magazine has named three Community Unit District 300 schools among the best public schools in the Chicago area suburbs. Read full article: Chicago Magazine names three District 30...→

600 TD Garden workers considering strike if no agreement by Sunday

600 TD Garden workers considering strike if no agreement by Sunday

TD garden workers will hold a vote to strike if contract negotiators have not reached a “good deal” for members by Sunday, according to documents obtained by the Herald. The union that … Read full article: 600 TD Garden workers considering strike...→

Cowboys reach agreement with Mike McCarthy: Report

Cowboys reach agreement with Mike McCarthy: Report

The Dallas Cowboys reached an agreement with former Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy, according to multiple reports. Read full article: Cowboys reach agreement with Mike McCart...→

Three-county chase, standoff end with arrest of West Chicago man

Three-county chase, standoff end with arrest of West Chicago man

A West Chicago man was arrested Friday evening after leading Kane County sheriff's deputies on a chase through three counties, culminating in an armed standoff involving several agencies, authorities said. Read full article: Three-county chase, standoff end with ar...→

Chicago Teachers Union

Hundreds of students at one Chicago elementary school reportedly called out sick on Thursday, one of the make-up days following October’s Chicago Teachers Union Strike, according to a parent. Jennifer Schaefer, the parent of a daughter who Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union...→

Rebecca Grant: Soleimani strike is the beginning of the end for Iran's terror network monster

Rebecca Grant: Soleimani strike is the beginning of the end for Iran's terror network monster

The Soleimani strike represents a serious, strategic decision. Still, the left will tell you it’s a political smokescreen. Read full article: Rebecca Grant: Soleimani strike is the b...→

Tulsi Gabbard rips Soleimani strike: Trump isn't acting like he wants to end 'forever wars'

Tulsi Gabbard rips Soleimani strike: Trump isn't acting like he wants to end 'forever wars'

The death of top Iranian General Qassem Soleimani may mark the beginning of a war that Congress never agreed to and disproves President Trump's previous comments alleging he wants to put an end to "forever wars," 2020 presidential candidate Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-H.I., said Friday. Read full article: Tulsi Gabbard rips Soleimani strike: Tru...→

Crain's Daily Gist podcast: How did the year in Chicago real estate end?

Home price growth has slowed to a crawl in Chicago. Crain's residential real estate reporter Dennis Rodkin talks about what the latest numbers mean. Plus, weed sales numbers, the latest on Boeing, and more. Read full article: Crain's Daily Gist podcast: How did the ...→

Former Chicago Public Schools JROTC Instructor Charged With Sexually Assaulting Student

Former Chicago Public Schools JROTC Instructor Charged With Sexually Assaulting Student

Brian Travis, of Saint John, Indiana, has been charged with one felony count of criminal sexual assault, and one misdemeanor count of simple assault. Read full article: Former Chicago Public Schools JROTC Inst...→

Chicago teachers' strike ends after 11 days

Chicago teachers' strike ends after 11 days

Chicago teachers will return to class on Friday after reaching a labor contract deal Thursday with the nation's third-largest school district. Read full article: Chicago teachers' strike ends after 11 d...→

New HIV Cases Reach 30-Year Low In Chicago, But Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases On The Rise

New HIV Cases Reach 30-Year Low In Chicago, But Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases On The Rise

The Chicago Department of Public Health said 734 new HIV diagnoses were reported in the city last year, the lowest number since 1988. Read full article: New HIV Cases Reach 30-Year Low In Chica...→

Russia, Ukraine reach agreement on gas transit to Europe

Russia, Ukraine reach agreement on gas transit to Europe

Ukrainian and Russian officials say final details have been worked out for a contract that will continue shipments of Russian gas to European markets Read full article: Russia, Ukraine reach agreement on gas t...→

Union Wants $100M for Asbestos Removal From Philly Schools After Teacher’s Cancer Diagnosis

Union Wants $100M for Asbestos Removal From Philly Schools After Teacher’s Cancer Diagnosis

Philadelphia’s teachers’ union says a longtime educator’s cancer diagnosis may have been caused by exposure to asbestos in her school’s building. They’re now calling for tens of millions of dollars to help fix the problem in other schools throughout the city. Read full article: Union Wants $100M for Asbestos Removal F...→

Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lines to work during October school strike

Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lines to work during October school strike

Ald. Matt O’Shea (19th) is upset about the city’s decision to settle a lawsuit filed by a "transgender woman performance artist" by relaxing an ordinance that prohibits bars and restaurants licensed to sell booze from allowing women to "eng Read full article: Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lin...→

Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lines to work during October school strike

Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lines to work during October school strike

‘The fact that you had such an insignificant number of people . . . it’s remarkable the level of unity and support that they managed to develop and hold onto,’ a CPS-CTU labor expert says. Read full article: Few crossed Chicago teachers’ picket lin...→

Mitch McConnell, Chuck Schumer fail to reach agreement on Senate impea

Mitch McConnell, Chuck Schumer fail to reach agreement on Senate impea

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday he met with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer to try to reach an agreement on the pending impeachment trial against President Trump after House Read full article: Mitch McConnell, Chuck Schumer fail to r...→

McConnell, Schumer fail to reach agreement on impeachment trial

McConnell, Schumer fail to reach agreement on impeachment trial

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday he met with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer to try to reach an agreement on the pending impeachment trial against President Trump after House Democrats voted to impeach the president this week. Read full article: McConnell, Schumer fail to reach agreeme...→

Janitors' union votes to authorize strike at Midtown rally

Janitors' union votes to authorize strike at Midtown rally

MIDTOWN, Manhattan — They help keep more than one-thousand office buildings clean around the city.... But now more than 20,000 union employees could go on strike if they can't reach a deal by the end of the year. Read full article: Janitors' union votes to authorize strik...→

LA’s Democratic presidential debate is on as Loyola Marymount cafeteria works reach labor agreement

LA’s Democratic presidential debate is on as Loyola Marymount cafeteria works reach labor agreement

The labor dispute between a cafeteria workers union and a food services company at the university threatened to upend the debate after all participating Democrats said that they would not cross a p… Read full article: LA’s Democratic presidential debate is o...→