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Sinai workers call off strike plans

The safety-net hospital chain has reached a deal with unionized workers. Read full article: Sinai workers call off strike plans...→

Sinai workers call off strike plans

The safety-net hospital chain has reached a deal with unionized workers. Read full article: Sinai workers call off strike plans...→

Reduced paychecks hit school support workers hard after strike: ‘It’s been a struggle’

Reduced paychecks hit school support workers hard after strike: ‘It’s been a struggle’

Friday marks the last check that will be missing pay from the 11-day walkout last month, but workers say the strike was worth it. Read full article: Reduced paychecks hit school support wor...→

Iraq protesters block some roads amid strike call

Iraq protesters block some roads amid strike call

Iraqi anti-government protesters close some roads in response to influential cleric’s call for strike Read full article: Iraq protesters block some roads amid st...→

Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednesday, protesting job outsourcing

Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednesday, protesting job outsourcing

The union charges allege the UC has secretly expanded its outsourcing of union-held service and patient care jobs to low-wage contractors, evading its legal disclosure and bargaining obligations. Read full article: Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednes...→

Northwestern discovery sheds light on ALS origins • Sinai avoids strike • Vaping culprit found

Northwestern Medicine researchers find self-destructive mitochondria at the root of degenerative diseases like ALS. Read full article: Northwestern discovery sheds light on AL...→

Thousands of Florida state workers call for pay raise to keep up with cost of living

Thousands of Florida state workers call for pay raise to keep up with cost of living

About 49,000 state workers said Friday they couldn't go another year without a raise. The cost of living and inflation is getting too expensive, their union alleged. Read full article: Thousands of Florida state workers call ...→

Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as mental health workers prepare to strike

Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as mental health workers prepare to strike

The healthcare provider blames labor leaders while one executive calls work shortages in Orange County ‘unsustainable.’ Read full article: Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as ment...→

Emergency Family Assistance Program in Boulder acts as community safety net, offers array of programs

Emergency Family Assistance Program in Boulder acts as community safety net, offers array of programs

Last year, EFAA celebrated its 100th anniversary serving the Boulder community as a safety net for families, helping people meet basic needs through a variety of programs, including aid with critic… Read full article: Emergency Family Assistance Program in B...→

GM 3Q profit falls 7% as auto workers strike cuts production

Only two weeks of a lengthy strike against General Motors took place in the third quarter, but that was enough to dent the company's net profit by about $1 billion. Read full article: GM 3Q profit falls 7% as auto workers st...→

UAW workers accept deal with GM after 40-day strike

UAW workers accept deal with GM after 40-day strike

A majority of 47,000 striking United Auto Workers workers voted on Friday to accept and ratify a deal with General Motors, putting an official end to a 40-day strike that cost the company about $2 … Read full article: UAW workers accept deal with GM after 40...→

GM workers ratify contract, 40-day strike ends

GM workers ratify contract, 40-day strike ends

The deal includes a mix of wage increases and lump-sum payments and an $11,000 signing bonus. Read full article: GM workers ratify contract, 40-day strik...→

GM workers ratify contract, ending contentious 40-day strike

A contentious 40-day strike that crippled General Motors' U.S. production came to an end Friday as workers approved a new contract with the company. Read full article: GM workers ratify contract, ending conte...→

General Motors Workers Approve Contract, Strike Ends

General Motors Workers Approve Contract, Strike Ends

Striking General Motors factory workers will put down their picket signs after approving a new contract that will end a 40-day strike that paralyzed the company's U.S. production. Read full article: General Motors Workers Approve Contract,...→

Strike taking a toll on family finances, workers say — and things are about to get worse

Strike taking a toll on family finances, workers say — and things are about to get worse

Even though they are dipping into savings or looking for 2nd jobs, teachers and staff said they still strongly support the goals of the walkout. Read full article: Strike taking a toll on family finances,...→

Kaiser mental health workers gear up for statewide strike

Kaiser mental health workers gear up for statewide strike

Starting Nov. 11, nearly 4,000 therapists, psychologists and social workers will walk off the job Read full article: Kaiser mental health workers gear up for...→

UAW will continue GM strike until workers ratify deal

The UAW said its GM national council voted to keep workers on the picket lines while rank-and-file members vote on a four-year deal covering wages and benefits. Ratification votes are expected to be completed by next Friday, Oct. 25.  Read full article: UAW will continue GM strike until worker...→

Marshfield Trash Collectors Strike Ends As All Workers Quit

Marshfield Trash Collectors Strike Ends As All Workers Quit

The nearly three-month trash collectors strike is over, but not because there's a deal. All 24 union members have quit their jobs. Read full article: Marshfield Trash Collectors Strike Ends ...→

South African Airways cancels hundreds of flights following airline workers strike

South African Airways cancels hundreds of flights following airline workers strike

South Africa's national carrier has announced a series of flight cancelations in effect from Friday to Monday due to industrial action by airline workers. Read full article: South African Airways cancels hundreds o...→

Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednesday, protesting job outsourcing

Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednesday, protesting job outsourcing

The union charges allege the UC has secretly expanded its outsourcing of union-held service and patient care jobs to low-wage contractors, evading its legal disclosure and bargaining obligations. Read full article: Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednes...→

Kaiser Mental Health Workers Postpone Strike In Light Of CEO Bernard Tyson's Death

Kaiser Mental Health Workers Postpone Strike In Light Of CEO Bernard Tyson's Death

A planned five-day strike by 4,000 Kaiser Permanente psychologists, mental health therapists and other medical professionals, originally to have started Monday, has been postponed in acknowledgement of the death Sunday of Kaiser CEO Bernard Tyson. Read full article: Kaiser Mental Health Workers Postpone St...→

Workers, Mount Sinai Hospital agree on a tentative contract

Workers, Mount Sinai Hospital agree on a tentative contract

The three-year proposal includes wages of least $15 an hour and addresses staffing concerns. Read full article: Workers, Mount Sinai Hospital agree on a...→

Santa Clara County workers agree to mediation, suspending strike and contract vote

Santa Clara County workers agree to mediation, suspending strike and contract vote

SEIU Local 521, which striked ten days last month, has agreed to enter mediation with the county, temporarily suspending their strike and an ongoing vote on the county’s final contract offer.… Read full article: Santa Clara County workers agree to medi...→

Rural and safety-net hospitals brace for big cut in federal support

Rural and safety-net hospitals brace for big cut in federal support

Unless Congress acts soon, rural and safety net hospitals stand to lose $4 billion in federal money this year. The cuts were built into the Affordable Care Act, but changes made by Congress and the Supreme Court have left more... Read full article: Rural and safety-net hospitals brace for...→

GM 3Q Profit Falls 7 Percent As Auto Workers Strike Cuts Production

GM 3Q Profit Falls 7 Percent As Auto Workers Strike Cuts Production

Only two weeks of a lengthy strike against General Motors happened in the third quarter, but that was enough to dent the company's net profit by about $1 billion. Read full article: GM 3Q Profit Falls 7 Percent As Auto Wor...→

CPS support workers make tentative deal to end strike but won’t cross teachers’ picket lines

CPS support workers make tentative deal to end strike but won’t cross teachers’ picket lines

"This is a victory for working people in Chicago and shows what is possible when we unite and take action," the head of SEIU 73 said. Read full article: CPS support workers make tentative deal ...→

GM workers end 40-day strike after approving new labor contract

GM workers end 40-day strike after approving new labor contract

Union salutes autoworker's "sacrifice" after calling an end to the longest walkout against the car maker since 1970 Read full article: GM workers end 40-day strike after appro...→

G.M. Workers Approve Contract and End U.A.W. Strike

G.M. Workers Approve Contract and End U.A.W. Strike

After the voting by 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers, operations could start to resume Saturday. Read full article: G.M. Workers Approve Contract and End U....→

Kaiser mental health workers to hold five-day strike in November

Kaiser mental health workers to hold five-day strike in November

“While we hope there will not be a strike, we have contingency plans in place to ensure that our members continue to receive high quality care,” Kaiser said. Read full article: Kaiser mental health workers to hold fiv...→

Teachers union makes plans to strike through Thursday — and possibly next week

Teachers union makes plans to strike through Thursday — and possibly next week

"We’re planning on this going the rest of the week," said a spokeswoman, although she added that she hopes it ends sooner. Read full article: Teachers union makes plans to strike thr...→

BART Workers Voice Safety Concerns In Wake Of Fatal Stabbing

BART Workers Voice Safety Concerns In Wake Of Fatal Stabbing

BART employees on Thursday talked to the transit agency's board of directors about safety concerns, two days after a man was fatally stabbed on board a train. Read full article: BART Workers Voice Safety Concerns In Wa...→

Activists call for increased street safety during town hall in Kensington

Activists call for increased street safety during town hall in Kensington

Elected officials and the community came together Monday to discuss how to make several dangerous intersections in Brooklyn safer. Read full article: Activists call for increased street safe...→

Workers strike at South Africa’s state-owned airline

Workers strike at South Africa’s state-owned airline

Strike begins at South Africa’s state-owned airline as workers fear nearly 1,000 job cuts Read full article: Workers strike at South Africa’s state-o...→

Advocates Call For Change As Hospital Plans To Take Tinslee Lewis Off Life Support In 10 Days

Advocates Call For Change As Hospital Plans To Take Tinslee Lewis Off Life Support In 10 Days

Time is running out for the family of 9-month-old Tinslee Lewis as they continue to search for a facility that will care for the baby who suffers from a rare heart defect.  Read full article: Advocates Call For Change As Hospital Pl...→

Kaiser Workers Postpone Strike After Death of Company CEO

Kaiser Workers Postpone Strike After Death of Company CEO

Union officials representing mental health professionals at Kaiser Permanente postponed a planned five-day strike across California that was to set begin Monday in deference to Sunday's passing of Kaiser... Read full article: Kaiser Workers Postpone Strike After Dea...→

Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as thousands of mental health workers prepare to strike

Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as thousands of mental health workers prepare to strike

The healthcare provider blames labor leaders while one executive calls work shortages in Orange County ‘unsustainable.’ Read full article: Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as thou...→

Mount Sinai Hospital workers announce strike date after negotiations stall

Mount Sinai Hospital workers announce strike date after negotiations stall

More than 400 employees at Mount Sinai Hospital and Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital will walk off the job Nov. 11 if an agreement isn’t reached. Read full article: Mount Sinai Hospital workers announce st...→

Aptiv Q3 net income up; 2019 outlook cut after GM strike

The technology supplier said the UAW's 40-day strike against General Motors impacted revenue by $70 million in the third quarter and that it anticipates the full-year impact on sales to be about $250 million. Read full article: Aptiv Q3 net income up; 2019 outlook cut...→

GM 3Q profit falls 7% as auto workers strike cuts production

GM 3Q profit falls 7% as auto workers strike cuts production

General Motors' third-quarter net profit fell 7% as a strike by the United Auto Workers union halted vehicle production Read full article: GM 3Q profit falls 7% as auto workers st...→

The Latest: GM workers ratify contract, 40-day strike ends

The Latest: GM workers ratify contract, 40-day strike ends

General Motors workers voted 57.2% in favor of a new contract with the company, ending a 40-day strike Read full article: The Latest: GM workers ratify contract, ...→

GM Workers Ratify Contract, Ending 40-Day Strike

GM Workers Ratify Contract, Ending 40-Day Strike

Striking General Motors factory workers will put down their picket signs after approving a new contract that will end a 40-day strike that paralyzed the company's U.S. production. Read full article: GM Workers Ratify Contract, Ending 40-Da...→

GM workers ratify contract, ending contentious 40-day strike

GM workers ratify contract, ending contentious 40-day strike

ROMULUS, Mich. (AP) — A contentious 40-day strike that crippled General Motors’ U.S. production came to an end Friday as workers approved a new contract with the company. Read full article: GM workers ratify contract, ending conte...→

MDOT Mourns Lost Road Workers, Reminds Everyone About Work Zone Safety

MDOT Mourns Lost Road Workers, Reminds Everyone About Work Zone Safety

In the wake of two road worker deaths in the past month, State Transportation Director Paul C. Ajegba wants to remind drivers of the importance of work zone safety. Read full article: MDOT Mourns Lost Road Workers, Reminds E...→

3,000 Va. workers temporarily laid off amid Mack Truck strike | WTOP

3,000 Va. workers temporarily laid off amid Mack Truck strike | WTOP

A Volvo plant in Virginia has temporarily laid off about 3,000 workers because thousands of Mack Truck workers are on strike. Read full article: 3,000 Va. workers temporarily laid off a...→

FT: WeWork Plans to Lay Off 4,000 Workers

FT: WeWork Plans to Lay Off 4,000 Workers

Office-sharing startup WeWork is planning to cut as many as 4,000 jobs as a part of a turnaround plan put in place by top shareholder Japan's SoftBank Group after it took control of the company this week, Financial Times reported on Wednesday. Read full article: FT: WeWork Plans to Lay Off 4,000 Worker...→

In a Strong Economy, Why Are So Many Workers on Strike?

In a Strong Economy, Why Are So Many Workers on Strike?

A decade into the recovery, workers say they’re still dogged by the concessions they made when the economy was weak. Read full article: In a Strong Economy, Why Are So Many Wor...→

Reduced paychecks hit school support workers hard after strike: ‘It’s been a struggle’

Reduced paychecks hit school support workers hard after strike: ‘It’s been a struggle’

Friday marks the last check that will be missing pay from the 11-day walkout last month, but workers say the strike was worth it. Read full article: Reduced paychecks hit school support wor...→

BART Workers Voice Safety Concerns In Wake Of Fatal Stabbing

BART Workers Voice Safety Concerns In Wake Of Fatal Stabbing

BART employees on Thursday talked to the transit agency's board of directors about safety concerns, two days after a man was fatally stabbed on board a train. Read full article: BART Workers Voice Safety Concerns In Wa...→

Iraq protesters block some roads amid strike call

Iraq protesters block some roads amid strike call

Iraqi anti-government protesters close some roads in response to influential cleric’s call for strike Read full article: Iraq protesters block some roads amid st...→

Workers strike at South Africa’s state-owned airline

Workers strike at South Africa’s state-owned airline

Strike begins at South Africa’s state-owned airline as workers fear nearly 1,000 job cuts Read full article: Workers strike at South Africa’s state-o...→

Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednesday, protesting job outsourcing

Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednesday, protesting job outsourcing

The union charges allege the UC has secretly expanded its outsourcing of union-held service and patient care jobs to low-wage contractors, evading its legal disclosure and bargaining obligations. Read full article: Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednes...→

Northwestern discovery sheds light on ALS origins • Sinai avoids strike • Vaping culprit found

Northwestern Medicine researchers find self-destructive mitochondria at the root of degenerative diseases like ALS. Read full article: Northwestern discovery sheds light on AL...→

Kaiser Workers Postpone Strike After Death of Company CEO

Kaiser Workers Postpone Strike After Death of Company CEO

Union officials representing mental health professionals at Kaiser Permanente postponed a planned five-day strike across California that was to set begin Monday in deference to Sunday's passing of Kaiser... Read full article: Kaiser Workers Postpone Strike After Dea...→

Workers, Mount Sinai Hospital agree on a tentative contract

Workers, Mount Sinai Hospital agree on a tentative contract

The three-year proposal includes wages of least $15 an hour and addresses staffing concerns. Read full article: Workers, Mount Sinai Hospital agree on a...→

Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as mental health workers prepare to strike

Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as mental health workers prepare to strike

The healthcare provider blames labor leaders while one executive calls work shortages in Orange County ‘unsustainable.’ Read full article: Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as ment...→

Mount Sinai Hospital workers announce strike date after negotiations stall

Mount Sinai Hospital workers announce strike date after negotiations stall

More than 400 employees at Mount Sinai Hospital and Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital will walk off the job Nov. 11 if an agreement isn’t reached. Read full article: Mount Sinai Hospital workers announce st...→

Rural and safety-net hospitals brace for big cut in federal support

Rural and safety-net hospitals brace for big cut in federal support

Unless Congress acts soon, rural and safety net hospitals stand to lose $4 billion in federal money this year. The cuts were built into the Affordable Care Act, but changes made by Congress and the Supreme Court have left more... Read full article: Rural and safety-net hospitals brace for...→

GM 3Q profit falls 7% as auto workers strike cuts production

GM 3Q profit falls 7% as auto workers strike cuts production

General Motors' third-quarter net profit fell 7% as a strike by the United Auto Workers union halted vehicle production Read full article: GM 3Q profit falls 7% as auto workers st...→

CPS support workers make tentative deal to end strike but won’t cross teachers’ picket lines

CPS support workers make tentative deal to end strike but won’t cross teachers’ picket lines

"This is a victory for working people in Chicago and shows what is possible when we unite and take action," the head of SEIU 73 said. Read full article: CPS support workers make tentative deal ...→

UAW workers accept deal with GM after 40-day strike

UAW workers accept deal with GM after 40-day strike

A majority of 47,000 striking United Auto Workers workers voted on Friday to accept and ratify a deal with General Motors, putting an official end to a 40-day strike that cost the company about $2 … Read full article: UAW workers accept deal with GM after 40...→

GM Workers Ratify Contract, Ending 40-Day Strike

GM Workers Ratify Contract, Ending 40-Day Strike

Striking General Motors factory workers will put down their picket signs after approving a new contract that will end a 40-day strike that paralyzed the company's U.S. production. Read full article: GM Workers Ratify Contract, Ending 40-Da...→

G.M. Workers Approve Contract and End U.A.W. Strike

G.M. Workers Approve Contract and End U.A.W. Strike

After the voting by 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers, operations could start to resume Saturday. Read full article: G.M. Workers Approve Contract and End U....→

GM workers ratify contract, ending contentious 40-day strike

A contentious 40-day strike that crippled General Motors' U.S. production came to an end Friday as workers approved a new contract with the company. Read full article: GM workers ratify contract, ending conte...→

MDOT Mourns Lost Road Workers, Reminds Everyone About Work Zone Safety

MDOT Mourns Lost Road Workers, Reminds Everyone About Work Zone Safety

In the wake of two road worker deaths in the past month, State Transportation Director Paul C. Ajegba wants to remind drivers of the importance of work zone safety. Read full article: MDOT Mourns Lost Road Workers, Reminds E...→

Strike taking a toll on family finances, workers say — and things are about to get worse

Strike taking a toll on family finances, workers say — and things are about to get worse

Even though they are dipping into savings or looking for 2nd jobs, teachers and staff said they still strongly support the goals of the walkout. Read full article: Strike taking a toll on family finances,...→

FT: WeWork Plans to Lay Off 4,000 Workers

FT: WeWork Plans to Lay Off 4,000 Workers

Office-sharing startup WeWork is planning to cut as many as 4,000 jobs as a part of a turnaround plan put in place by top shareholder Japan's SoftBank Group after it took control of the company this week, Financial Times reported on Wednesday. Read full article: FT: WeWork Plans to Lay Off 4,000 Worker...→

Teachers union makes plans to strike through Thursday — and possibly next week

Teachers union makes plans to strike through Thursday — and possibly next week

"We’re planning on this going the rest of the week," said a spokeswoman, although she added that she hopes it ends sooner. Read full article: Teachers union makes plans to strike thr...→

UAW will continue GM strike until workers ratify deal

The UAW said its GM national council voted to keep workers on the picket lines while rank-and-file members vote on a four-year deal covering wages and benefits. Ratification votes are expected to be completed by next Friday, Oct. 25.  Read full article: UAW will continue GM strike until worker...→

Marshfield Trash Collectors Strike Ends As All Workers Quit

Marshfield Trash Collectors Strike Ends As All Workers Quit

The nearly three-month trash collectors strike is over, but not because there's a deal. All 24 union members have quit their jobs. Read full article: Marshfield Trash Collectors Strike Ends ...→

Activists call for increased street safety during town hall in Kensington

Activists call for increased street safety during town hall in Kensington

Elected officials and the community came together Monday to discuss how to make several dangerous intersections in Brooklyn safer. Read full article: Activists call for increased street safe...→

South African Airways cancels hundreds of flights following airline workers strike

South African Airways cancels hundreds of flights following airline workers strike

South Africa's national carrier has announced a series of flight cancelations in effect from Friday to Monday due to industrial action by airline workers. Read full article: South African Airways cancels hundreds o...→

Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednesday, protesting job outsourcing

Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednesday, protesting job outsourcing

The union charges allege the UC has secretly expanded its outsourcing of union-held service and patient care jobs to low-wage contractors, evading its legal disclosure and bargaining obligations. Read full article: Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednes...→

Advocates Call For Change As Hospital Plans To Take Tinslee Lewis Off Life Support In 10 Days

Advocates Call For Change As Hospital Plans To Take Tinslee Lewis Off Life Support In 10 Days

Time is running out for the family of 9-month-old Tinslee Lewis as they continue to search for a facility that will care for the baby who suffers from a rare heart defect.  Read full article: Advocates Call For Change As Hospital Pl...→

Kaiser Mental Health Workers Postpone Strike In Light Of CEO Bernard Tyson's Death

Kaiser Mental Health Workers Postpone Strike In Light Of CEO Bernard Tyson's Death

A planned five-day strike by 4,000 Kaiser Permanente psychologists, mental health therapists and other medical professionals, originally to have started Monday, has been postponed in acknowledgement of the death Sunday of Kaiser CEO Bernard Tyson. Read full article: Kaiser Mental Health Workers Postpone St...→

Thousands of Florida state workers call for pay raise to keep up with cost of living

Thousands of Florida state workers call for pay raise to keep up with cost of living

About 49,000 state workers said Friday they couldn't go another year without a raise. The cost of living and inflation is getting too expensive, their union alleged. Read full article: Thousands of Florida state workers call ...→

Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as thousands of mental health workers prepare to strike

Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as thousands of mental health workers prepare to strike

The healthcare provider blames labor leaders while one executive calls work shortages in Orange County ‘unsustainable.’ Read full article: Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as thou...→

Santa Clara County workers agree to mediation, suspending strike and contract vote

Santa Clara County workers agree to mediation, suspending strike and contract vote

SEIU Local 521, which striked ten days last month, has agreed to enter mediation with the county, temporarily suspending their strike and an ongoing vote on the county’s final contract offer.… Read full article: Santa Clara County workers agree to medi...→

Emergency Family Assistance Program in Boulder acts as community safety net, offers array of programs

Emergency Family Assistance Program in Boulder acts as community safety net, offers array of programs

Last year, EFAA celebrated its 100th anniversary serving the Boulder community as a safety net for families, helping people meet basic needs through a variety of programs, including aid with critic… Read full article: Emergency Family Assistance Program in B...→

Aptiv Q3 net income up; 2019 outlook cut after GM strike

The technology supplier said the UAW's 40-day strike against General Motors impacted revenue by $70 million in the third quarter and that it anticipates the full-year impact on sales to be about $250 million. Read full article: Aptiv Q3 net income up; 2019 outlook cut...→

GM 3Q Profit Falls 7 Percent As Auto Workers Strike Cuts Production

GM 3Q Profit Falls 7 Percent As Auto Workers Strike Cuts Production

Only two weeks of a lengthy strike against General Motors happened in the third quarter, but that was enough to dent the company's net profit by about $1 billion. Read full article: GM 3Q Profit Falls 7 Percent As Auto Wor...→

GM 3Q profit falls 7% as auto workers strike cuts production

Only two weeks of a lengthy strike against General Motors took place in the third quarter, but that was enough to dent the company's net profit by about $1 billion. Read full article: GM 3Q profit falls 7% as auto workers st...→

The Latest: GM workers ratify contract, 40-day strike ends

The Latest: GM workers ratify contract, 40-day strike ends

General Motors workers voted 57.2% in favor of a new contract with the company, ending a 40-day strike Read full article: The Latest: GM workers ratify contract, ...→

GM workers end 40-day strike after approving new labor contract

GM workers end 40-day strike after approving new labor contract

Union salutes autoworker's "sacrifice" after calling an end to the longest walkout against the car maker since 1970 Read full article: GM workers end 40-day strike after appro...→

GM workers ratify contract, 40-day strike ends

GM workers ratify contract, 40-day strike ends

The deal includes a mix of wage increases and lump-sum payments and an $11,000 signing bonus. Read full article: GM workers ratify contract, 40-day strik...→

GM workers ratify contract, ending contentious 40-day strike

GM workers ratify contract, ending contentious 40-day strike

ROMULUS, Mich. (AP) — A contentious 40-day strike that crippled General Motors’ U.S. production came to an end Friday as workers approved a new contract with the company. Read full article: GM workers ratify contract, ending conte...→

General Motors Workers Approve Contract, Strike Ends

General Motors Workers Approve Contract, Strike Ends

Striking General Motors factory workers will put down their picket signs after approving a new contract that will end a 40-day strike that paralyzed the company's U.S. production. Read full article: General Motors Workers Approve Contract,...→

3,000 Va. workers temporarily laid off amid Mack Truck strike | WTOP

3,000 Va. workers temporarily laid off amid Mack Truck strike | WTOP

A Volvo plant in Virginia has temporarily laid off about 3,000 workers because thousands of Mack Truck workers are on strike. Read full article: 3,000 Va. workers temporarily laid off a...→

Kaiser mental health workers to hold five-day strike in November

Kaiser mental health workers to hold five-day strike in November

“While we hope there will not be a strike, we have contingency plans in place to ensure that our members continue to receive high quality care,” Kaiser said. Read full article: Kaiser mental health workers to hold fiv...→

Kaiser mental health workers gear up for statewide strike

Kaiser mental health workers gear up for statewide strike

Starting Nov. 11, nearly 4,000 therapists, psychologists and social workers will walk off the job Read full article: Kaiser mental health workers gear up for...→

In a Strong Economy, Why Are So Many Workers on Strike?

In a Strong Economy, Why Are So Many Workers on Strike?

A decade into the recovery, workers say they’re still dogged by the concessions they made when the economy was weak. Read full article: In a Strong Economy, Why Are So Many Wor...→

Reduced paychecks hit school support workers hard after strike: ‘It’s been a struggle’

Reduced paychecks hit school support workers hard after strike: ‘It’s been a struggle’

Friday marks the last check that will be missing pay from the 11-day walkout last month, but workers say the strike was worth it. Read full article: Reduced paychecks hit school support wor...→

Marshfield Trash Collectors Strike Ends As All Workers Quit

Marshfield Trash Collectors Strike Ends As All Workers Quit

The nearly three-month trash collectors strike is over, but not because there's a deal. All 24 union members have quit their jobs. Read full article: Marshfield Trash Collectors Strike Ends ...→

BART Workers Voice Safety Concerns In Wake Of Fatal Stabbing

BART Workers Voice Safety Concerns In Wake Of Fatal Stabbing

BART employees on Thursday talked to the transit agency's board of directors about safety concerns, two days after a man was fatally stabbed on board a train. Read full article: BART Workers Voice Safety Concerns In Wa...→

Activists call for increased street safety during town hall in Kensington

Activists call for increased street safety during town hall in Kensington

Elected officials and the community came together Monday to discuss how to make several dangerous intersections in Brooklyn safer. Read full article: Activists call for increased street safe...→

Iraq protesters block some roads amid strike call

Iraq protesters block some roads amid strike call

Iraqi anti-government protesters close some roads in response to influential cleric’s call for strike Read full article: Iraq protesters block some roads amid st...→

South African Airways cancels hundreds of flights following airline workers strike

South African Airways cancels hundreds of flights following airline workers strike

South Africa's national carrier has announced a series of flight cancelations in effect from Friday to Monday due to industrial action by airline workers. Read full article: South African Airways cancels hundreds o...→

Workers strike at South Africa’s state-owned airline

Workers strike at South Africa’s state-owned airline

Strike begins at South Africa’s state-owned airline as workers fear nearly 1,000 job cuts Read full article: Workers strike at South Africa’s state-o...→

Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednesday, protesting job outsourcing

Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednesday, protesting job outsourcing

The union charges allege the UC has secretly expanded its outsourcing of union-held service and patient care jobs to low-wage contractors, evading its legal disclosure and bargaining obligations. Read full article: Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednes...→

Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednesday, protesting job outsourcing

Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednesday, protesting job outsourcing

The union charges allege the UC has secretly expanded its outsourcing of union-held service and patient care jobs to low-wage contractors, evading its legal disclosure and bargaining obligations. Read full article: Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednes...→

Advocates Call For Change As Hospital Plans To Take Tinslee Lewis Off Life Support In 10 Days

Advocates Call For Change As Hospital Plans To Take Tinslee Lewis Off Life Support In 10 Days

Time is running out for the family of 9-month-old Tinslee Lewis as they continue to search for a facility that will care for the baby who suffers from a rare heart defect.  Read full article: Advocates Call For Change As Hospital Pl...→

Northwestern discovery sheds light on ALS origins • Sinai avoids strike • Vaping culprit found

Northwestern Medicine researchers find self-destructive mitochondria at the root of degenerative diseases like ALS. Read full article: Northwestern discovery sheds light on AL...→

Kaiser Mental Health Workers Postpone Strike In Light Of CEO Bernard Tyson's Death

Kaiser Mental Health Workers Postpone Strike In Light Of CEO Bernard Tyson's Death

A planned five-day strike by 4,000 Kaiser Permanente psychologists, mental health therapists and other medical professionals, originally to have started Monday, has been postponed in acknowledgement of the death Sunday of Kaiser CEO Bernard Tyson. Read full article: Kaiser Mental Health Workers Postpone St...→

Kaiser Workers Postpone Strike After Death of Company CEO

Kaiser Workers Postpone Strike After Death of Company CEO

Union officials representing mental health professionals at Kaiser Permanente postponed a planned five-day strike across California that was to set begin Monday in deference to Sunday's passing of Kaiser... Read full article: Kaiser Workers Postpone Strike After Dea...→

Thousands of Florida state workers call for pay raise to keep up with cost of living

Thousands of Florida state workers call for pay raise to keep up with cost of living

About 49,000 state workers said Friday they couldn't go another year without a raise. The cost of living and inflation is getting too expensive, their union alleged. Read full article: Thousands of Florida state workers call ...→

Workers, Mount Sinai Hospital agree on a tentative contract

Workers, Mount Sinai Hospital agree on a tentative contract

The three-year proposal includes wages of least $15 an hour and addresses staffing concerns. Read full article: Workers, Mount Sinai Hospital agree on a...→

Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as thousands of mental health workers prepare to strike

Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as thousands of mental health workers prepare to strike

The healthcare provider blames labor leaders while one executive calls work shortages in Orange County ‘unsustainable.’ Read full article: Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as thou...→

Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as mental health workers prepare to strike

Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as mental health workers prepare to strike

The healthcare provider blames labor leaders while one executive calls work shortages in Orange County ‘unsustainable.’ Read full article: Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as ment...→

Santa Clara County workers agree to mediation, suspending strike and contract vote

Santa Clara County workers agree to mediation, suspending strike and contract vote

SEIU Local 521, which striked ten days last month, has agreed to enter mediation with the county, temporarily suspending their strike and an ongoing vote on the county’s final contract offer.… Read full article: Santa Clara County workers agree to medi...→

Mount Sinai Hospital workers announce strike date after negotiations stall

Mount Sinai Hospital workers announce strike date after negotiations stall

More than 400 employees at Mount Sinai Hospital and Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital will walk off the job Nov. 11 if an agreement isn’t reached. Read full article: Mount Sinai Hospital workers announce st...→

Emergency Family Assistance Program in Boulder acts as community safety net, offers array of programs

Emergency Family Assistance Program in Boulder acts as community safety net, offers array of programs

Last year, EFAA celebrated its 100th anniversary serving the Boulder community as a safety net for families, helping people meet basic needs through a variety of programs, including aid with critic… Read full article: Emergency Family Assistance Program in B...→

Rural and safety-net hospitals brace for big cut in federal support

Rural and safety-net hospitals brace for big cut in federal support

Unless Congress acts soon, rural and safety net hospitals stand to lose $4 billion in federal money this year. The cuts were built into the Affordable Care Act, but changes made by Congress and the Supreme Court have left more... Read full article: Rural and safety-net hospitals brace for...→

Aptiv Q3 net income up; 2019 outlook cut after GM strike

The technology supplier said the UAW's 40-day strike against General Motors impacted revenue by $70 million in the third quarter and that it anticipates the full-year impact on sales to be about $250 million. Read full article: Aptiv Q3 net income up; 2019 outlook cut...→

GM 3Q Profit Falls 7 Percent As Auto Workers Strike Cuts Production

GM 3Q Profit Falls 7 Percent As Auto Workers Strike Cuts Production

Only two weeks of a lengthy strike against General Motors happened in the third quarter, but that was enough to dent the company's net profit by about $1 billion. Read full article: GM 3Q Profit Falls 7 Percent As Auto Wor...→

GM 3Q profit falls 7% as auto workers strike cuts production

GM 3Q profit falls 7% as auto workers strike cuts production

General Motors' third-quarter net profit fell 7% as a strike by the United Auto Workers union halted vehicle production Read full article: GM 3Q profit falls 7% as auto workers st...→

GM 3Q profit falls 7% as auto workers strike cuts production

Only two weeks of a lengthy strike against General Motors took place in the third quarter, but that was enough to dent the company's net profit by about $1 billion. Read full article: GM 3Q profit falls 7% as auto workers st...→

CPS support workers make tentative deal to end strike but won’t cross teachers’ picket lines

CPS support workers make tentative deal to end strike but won’t cross teachers’ picket lines

"This is a victory for working people in Chicago and shows what is possible when we unite and take action," the head of SEIU 73 said. Read full article: CPS support workers make tentative deal ...→

The Latest: GM workers ratify contract, 40-day strike ends

The Latest: GM workers ratify contract, 40-day strike ends

General Motors workers voted 57.2% in favor of a new contract with the company, ending a 40-day strike Read full article: The Latest: GM workers ratify contract, ...→

UAW workers accept deal with GM after 40-day strike

UAW workers accept deal with GM after 40-day strike

A majority of 47,000 striking United Auto Workers workers voted on Friday to accept and ratify a deal with General Motors, putting an official end to a 40-day strike that cost the company about $2 … Read full article: UAW workers accept deal with GM after 40...→

GM workers end 40-day strike after approving new labor contract

GM workers end 40-day strike after approving new labor contract

Union salutes autoworker's "sacrifice" after calling an end to the longest walkout against the car maker since 1970 Read full article: GM workers end 40-day strike after appro...→

GM Workers Ratify Contract, Ending 40-Day Strike

GM Workers Ratify Contract, Ending 40-Day Strike

Striking General Motors factory workers will put down their picket signs after approving a new contract that will end a 40-day strike that paralyzed the company's U.S. production. Read full article: GM Workers Ratify Contract, Ending 40-Da...→

GM workers ratify contract, 40-day strike ends

GM workers ratify contract, 40-day strike ends

The deal includes a mix of wage increases and lump-sum payments and an $11,000 signing bonus. Read full article: GM workers ratify contract, 40-day strik...→

G.M. Workers Approve Contract and End U.A.W. Strike

G.M. Workers Approve Contract and End U.A.W. Strike

After the voting by 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers, operations could start to resume Saturday. Read full article: G.M. Workers Approve Contract and End U....→

GM workers ratify contract, ending contentious 40-day strike

GM workers ratify contract, ending contentious 40-day strike

ROMULUS, Mich. (AP) — A contentious 40-day strike that crippled General Motors’ U.S. production came to an end Friday as workers approved a new contract with the company. Read full article: GM workers ratify contract, ending conte...→

GM workers ratify contract, ending contentious 40-day strike

A contentious 40-day strike that crippled General Motors' U.S. production came to an end Friday as workers approved a new contract with the company. Read full article: GM workers ratify contract, ending conte...→

MDOT Mourns Lost Road Workers, Reminds Everyone About Work Zone Safety

MDOT Mourns Lost Road Workers, Reminds Everyone About Work Zone Safety

In the wake of two road worker deaths in the past month, State Transportation Director Paul C. Ajegba wants to remind drivers of the importance of work zone safety. Read full article: MDOT Mourns Lost Road Workers, Reminds E...→

General Motors Workers Approve Contract, Strike Ends

General Motors Workers Approve Contract, Strike Ends

Striking General Motors factory workers will put down their picket signs after approving a new contract that will end a 40-day strike that paralyzed the company's U.S. production. Read full article: General Motors Workers Approve Contract,...→

3,000 Va. workers temporarily laid off amid Mack Truck strike | WTOP

3,000 Va. workers temporarily laid off amid Mack Truck strike | WTOP

A Volvo plant in Virginia has temporarily laid off about 3,000 workers because thousands of Mack Truck workers are on strike. Read full article: 3,000 Va. workers temporarily laid off a...→

Strike taking a toll on family finances, workers say — and things are about to get worse

Strike taking a toll on family finances, workers say — and things are about to get worse

Even though they are dipping into savings or looking for 2nd jobs, teachers and staff said they still strongly support the goals of the walkout. Read full article: Strike taking a toll on family finances,...→

Kaiser mental health workers to hold five-day strike in November

Kaiser mental health workers to hold five-day strike in November

“While we hope there will not be a strike, we have contingency plans in place to ensure that our members continue to receive high quality care,” Kaiser said. Read full article: Kaiser mental health workers to hold fiv...→

FT: WeWork Plans to Lay Off 4,000 Workers

FT: WeWork Plans to Lay Off 4,000 Workers

Office-sharing startup WeWork is planning to cut as many as 4,000 jobs as a part of a turnaround plan put in place by top shareholder Japan's SoftBank Group after it took control of the company this week, Financial Times reported on Wednesday. Read full article: FT: WeWork Plans to Lay Off 4,000 Worker...→

Kaiser mental health workers gear up for statewide strike

Kaiser mental health workers gear up for statewide strike

Starting Nov. 11, nearly 4,000 therapists, psychologists and social workers will walk off the job Read full article: Kaiser mental health workers gear up for...→

Teachers union makes plans to strike through Thursday — and possibly next week

Teachers union makes plans to strike through Thursday — and possibly next week

"We’re planning on this going the rest of the week," said a spokeswoman, although she added that she hopes it ends sooner. Read full article: Teachers union makes plans to strike thr...→

In a Strong Economy, Why Are So Many Workers on Strike?

In a Strong Economy, Why Are So Many Workers on Strike?

A decade into the recovery, workers say they’re still dogged by the concessions they made when the economy was weak. Read full article: In a Strong Economy, Why Are So Many Wor...→

UAW will continue GM strike until workers ratify deal

The UAW said its GM national council voted to keep workers on the picket lines while rank-and-file members vote on a four-year deal covering wages and benefits. Ratification votes are expected to be completed by next Friday, Oct. 25.  Read full article: UAW will continue GM strike until worker...→