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  • 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...
  • Boeing union-management struggle enters new phase

    The struggle between labor and capital at America's premier commercial aircraft manufacturer has entered a new chapter. This week the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, which represents many production line employees at Boeing...
  • Exit polls in Israel's election

    Exit polls from Israeli elections showed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party and its nationalist and religious allies deadlocked with the center-left Zionist Union, an Arab alliance and more dovish parties. But Netanyahu appeared to be in a...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Hard-working unions

    After reading “Defending unions against their detractors” (Perspective, March 18), by professor Robert Bruno, I wondered if unions truly deserve the negative rhetoric usually held in reserve for terrorists and their ilk? Or are their members...
  • State pact with State Police ends longevity pay, boosts pay

    The Malloy administration and Connecticut State Police Union have agreed to a tentative contract raising pay by 9 percent over three years and abolishing additional pay based on length of service. Representatives of both sides called the agreement fair....
  • Icahn likens casino union to mobsters demanding 'protection'

    Ratcheting up his war of words with Atlantic City's main casino union, billionaire investor Carl Icahn on Thursday likened the group to mobsters demanding protection from merchants in return for not getting bricks through their windows. In a letter to...
  • Wisconsin judge declines to block new right-to-work law

    A judge on Thursday declined to block Wisconsin's new right-to-work law, allowing it to remain in effect while several unions challenge the statute. Dane County Circuit Judge William Foust rejected the request by three unions to grant a temporary...
  • Congress sends Obama bill to kill a labor board rule

    The Republican-controlled Congress has sent the White House a bill repealing a National Labor Relations Board rule intended to streamline union elections, defying a threat by President Barack Obama to veto the measure. The House voted, 232-186,...
  • L.A. reaches tentative contract agreement with police union

    L.A. reaches tentative contract agreement with police union
    After months of failed negotiations, Los Angeles city officials on Friday struck a tentative agreement with the union representing the city’s police officers, sources close to the deal said. The agreement would grant raises in the last three years...
  • 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-...