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Security engineer says Google fired her for trying to notify co-workers of right to organize

Dec 17, 2019

Carsten Koall | Getty ImagesGoogle has fired a security engineer who updated a company tool to notify co-workers of their right to organize, spurring......

U.S. manufacturing production rises more than expected in November

Dec 17, 2019

WASHINGTON, Dec 17 (Reuters) - U.S. manufacturing output rebounded more than expected in November, as the end of an almost six-week strike at General......

UPDATE 2-Strikes, protests as French unions seek momentum to halt pension reform

Dec 17, 2019

reform@* Unions hope movement will regain momentum* Macron aims to simplify system (Changes identifier for media subscribers, adds details, colour, figures)PARIS, Dec 17 (Reuters)......

UPDATE 1-Strikes, protests as French unions seek momentum to halt pension reform

Dec 17, 2019

reform@ (Adds detail, quotes)PARIS, Dec 17 (Reuters) - French trade unions crippled transport and gathered for mass protests on Tuesday, in a redoubled effort......

French unions make pre-Christmas push to block pension reforms

Dec 17, 2019

PARIS, Dec 17 (Reuters) - French trade unions on Tuesday used transport strikes and mass protests to try to force President Emmanuel Macron to......

Major Jewish Denomination Votes To Support Reparations For Slavery

Dec 16, 2019

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UPDATE 1-German union calls for pre-Christmas Amazon strike

Dec 15, 2019

(Adds Amazon response)BERLIN, Dec 15 (Reuters) - Trade union Verdi called for workers at a key Amazon logistics center in Germany to go on......

German union calls for pre-Christmas Amazon strike

Dec 15, 2019

BERLIN, Dec 15 (Reuters) - Trade union Verdi called for workers at a key Amazon logistics centre in Germany to go on strike over......

All the 2020 Democrats in next week’s debate threaten to skip event, refuse to cross picket line

Dec 13, 2019

Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks at a campaign stop in Hooksett, New Hampshire, September 30, 2019.Brian Snyder......

2020 Candidates Vie For The Attention Of Powerful Teachers Unions

Dec 13, 2019

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Fiat Chrysler’s UAW members ratify new four-year contract

Dec 11, 2019

DETROIT, Dec 11 (Reuters) - The United Auto Workers (UAW) union said on Wednesday that rank-and-file members at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV have voted......

UAW approves labor deal with Fiat Chrysler, ending unprecedented negotiation year

Dec 11, 2019

UAW President Gary Jones (left) and FCA North America Chief Operating Officer Mark Stewart opened 2019 contract talks with a ceremonial hand shake during......

FACTBOX-What’s at stake for Britain’s economy in election?

Dec 11, 2019

LONDON, Dec 11 (Reuters) - The two main parties in Britain's election on Thursday offer contrasting plans on spending, tax, the role of the......

Meltdowns and touchdowns: How the U.S. scored a Canada-Mexico trade deal

Dec 10, 2019

WASHINGTON, Dec 10 (Reuters) - Revising the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement took a year of acrimonious talks among Democrats, the chief U.S. negotiator and a......

UPDATE 1-France’s unions bring pensions battle back onto the streets

Dec 10, 2019

* Sixth day of strikes as Christmas approaches* Government to unveil details of pension reform Wednesday* Strikes a key test of Macron's ability to......