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Watch: Trump to sign executive order outlining steps to boost job placement

Jul 19, 2018

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Correction: Right to Work-Campaign Spending-Missouri story

Jul 18, 2018

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — In a story July 17 about a right-to-work ballot initiative, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the three groups......

Norway oil strike to widen from Monday after no compromise talks

Jul 15, 2018

* Norway union, employers have no contacts over weekend * Some 900 workers to join rig strike from Monday * Strike to have no......

UAW official's widow gets 18-month jail sentence in bribery case

Jul 13, 2018

DETROIT, July 13 (Reuters) - The widow of a United Auto Workers union official at the center of an expanding U.S. probe into improper......

Labor Organizers Look To Apps To Reach Wider Audiences

Jul 13, 2018

When labor organizer Dan Schlademan told his peers he was launching an activist group of Walmart workers in 2011, some......

Hyundai Motor union warns auto tariffs could hurt US jobs

Jul 11, 2018

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Hyundai Motor Co.'s labor union said Thursday that steep auto tariffs the U.S. is considering could cost tens of......

Business groups and unions clash over Supreme Court nominee

Jul 10, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Business groups and labor unions have lined up on opposing sides of the pitched battle shaping up over President Donald Trump's......

Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh's pro-business tilt stokes concern from unions and labor advocates

Jul 10, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh, whom President Donald Trump nominated Monday night to succeed Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court, is widely viewed as a more conservative......

UPDATE 3-Hundreds of Norway oil workers start strike, one field shut

Jul 10, 2018

* Some 670 workers go on strike * Shell's Knarr field halts output * Equinor sees no impact for coming days * Brent crude......

Teachers’ Activism Will Survive The Janus Supreme Court Ruling

Jul 5, 2018

By Sherman Dorn, Arizona State University/The Conversation

The Supreme Court’s 5-4 decision......

UPDATE 2-Ryanair cabin crew to strike in late July, threaten further action

Jul 5, 2018

* Strikes in Belgium, Spain, Portugal, Italy Demand for contracts under local law * Ryanair says demands are 'pointless' (Adds quote from union) By......

Uber looked at buying bike-sharing firm Motivate but walked away over contract and union issues

Jul 3, 2018

Lyft on Monday announced it's buying the bike-sharing firm behind New York Citi Bikes and San Francisco's GoBikes for a reported......

After Supreme Court Ruling, Conservative Groups Encourage Workers To Ditch Unions

Jul 2, 2018

The Supreme Court’s recent landmark ruling on union fees was not even a day old when public school teachers in Rochester,......

This Has Been The Best Week For Trump But The Worst Week For America

Jun 27, 2018

While President Donald Trump and his press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders were encouraging Twitter users to direct their......

Supreme Court rules in favor of government non-union workers

Jun 27, 2018

Mary Kay Henry, SEIU president, discusses what recourse the Service Employees International Union has in light of the Supreme Court's......