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  • Union vote set next month at Boeing's South Carolina plants

    Production workers at Boeing plants in South Carolina will decide next month whether they want representation by the Machinists union. The union announced Tuesday that the Machinists and Boeing have agreed to the National Labor Relations Board conducting...
  • County workers' union head Nick Berardino to retire

    County workers' union head Nick Berardino to retire
    Nick Berardino, a longtime Orange County labor leader and general manager of its largest public employee union, announced this week that he plans to retire over the summer. After decades at the Orange County Employees Assn., Berardino will work his last...
  • Well-paid jobs priority for Ford UAW team

    DETROIT Well-paid jobs that is the simple and highest priority that the Ford United Automobile Workers union negotiating team has as it negotiates a new national agreement to replace the four-year pact that expires in September. Bernie Ricke, president...
  • Broward teachers, district reach deal on long-awaited raises

    Broward teachers, district reach deal on long-awaited raises
    The Broward school district and its teachers union have finally reached an agreement to give 14,000 teachers their promised pay hikes. The deal, announced Friday, would give tenured teachers an average salary increase of $1,300 for the 2014-15 school...
  • APNewsBreak: Ex-Tamms inmate accused in prison stabbing

    APNewsBreak: Ex-Tamms inmate accused in prison stabbing
    A convicted murderer who was among the last inmates incarcerated at the now-closed Tamms supermaximum-security prison stabbed three prison guards at another penitentiary with a homemade knife Monday, the Illinois Department of Corrections said. The...
  • Baltimore longshoremen sue national union for control ahead of contract vote

    Baltimore longshoremen sue national union for control ahead of contract vote
    Just days before another vote on a port labor contract, dozens of Baltimore dockworkers alleged in a federal lawsuit that national union officials illegally wrested control of their local chapter and thinned its ranks to push through an unfavorable...
  • Russian police detain union members protesting VW layoffs

    A Russian union official said Monday that 15 members have been briefly detained by police as tensions rise in disputes involving Volkswagen and Peugeot factories. Dmitry Trudovoi of the MPRA union said the 15 were detained Saturday while meeting at the...
  • UAW prepares to set strategy for contract talks

    DETROIT For the United Automobile Workers union, 2015 will be a year of managing great expectations borne out of a recovering economy after years of sacrifices during tougher times. And negotiations will occur against a backdrop that includes the...
  • Bill Offers Workers' Comp Coverage For Home Health Aides

    HARTFORD — Personal care aides paid through Medicaid and hired directly by clients won their first union contract in 2014, with roughly 50-cent raises. But even now making more than $12 an hour, the cap on their work hours – 25.75 weekly &#...
  • Illinois unions ramp up to thwart 'right to work'

     Illinois unions ramp up to thwart 'right to work'
    In the wake last week of Wisconsin becoming the 25th right-to-work state, Illinois unions say they're girding for battle by strengthening ties with allies and ramping up lobbying efforts. Illinois is surrounded by states that have adopted right-to-...
  • Emanuel tries to counter Republican donor criticism with 'love' ads

    Emanuel tries to counter Republican donor criticism with 'love' ads
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Monday sought to deflect criticism about his $20 million campaign fund stocked with six-figure contributions from wealthy Republican donors by highlighting the support he's received from several unions. The mayor joined members...
  • Jerry Warren, former White House press secretary, dies at 84

    Jerry Warren, the editor of San Diego's largest newspaper for 20 years and a White House press secretary during the Nixon and Ford administrations, has died. He was 84. Warren died Friday at a hospital in Arlington, Virginia, after entering hospice...