Just as Memorial Day weekend is about to start, the Verizon strike appears to be over. Verizon and its unions have apparently reached a tentative deal this afternoon after 13 days of talking at the Department of Labor.... [visit site to read more]
A traveling exhibit of Dutch artist Theo Jansen’s wind-powered Strandbeests (“beach animals”) makes its only West Coast appearance at San Francisco’s Exploratorium, opening tomorrow and running through Labor Day. We got a chance to talk to Jansen and see his massive creations up close and in action. Read more...
The wall's new, extended summer hours will last through Labor Day. [ more › ]
Almost three weeks into the campaign, the Coalition parties in New South Wales are still yet to finalise the order of their Senate ticket, while Labor finds itself with a situation vacant in the Northern Territory. The post Election minus five weeks and one day appeared first on The Poll Bludger.
French President Francois Hollande was coming under severe pressure to backtrack on his controversial labor reforms after eight days of mass protests across the whole of France, with fuel refineries blockaded and employers warning the economy is under threat.
Thousands of dock workers have poured into the square in front of the city hall of the French port city of Le Havre, setting off smoke bombs throughout the area. The action is part of a day of strikes and protests against a labor bill loosening worker protections. Tensions are particularly high...
LE HAVRE, France (AP) — With union activists disrupting fuel supplies, trains and nuclear plants, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls opened the door Thursday to possible changes in a labor bill that has sparked intensifying strikes and protests — but insisted the government will not abandon it. The reform, aimed at boosting hiring by loosening […]
PARIS (Reuters) - The hardline CGT union sought to tighten its grip on France's energy supplies and transport network on Thursday as its stand-off with the government over planned labor reforms continued into a day of nationwide protests.
Categories: Industry Analysts, Industry News, Services and Indirect Spend, Services Procurement & Contingent Labor, Services Procurement & Contingent Labor Management, Technology Tags: Contingent Workforce & Services, General News, L1 KellyOCG recently hosted around 10 industry analysts to hold briefings and discussions with key KellyOCG executives. Show More Summary
The workers in California’s sprawling agricultural fields perform some of the most arduous labor in the state, often in intense heat in the summertime, and often six days a week. Yet for bizarre historical reasons, their overtime protections differ from those of other hourly workers. They don't...
The Legendary Spanish Party Is Bringing Its Theatrics To Randall's Island On Labor Day Weekend.
The High-octane Spanish Party Is Bringing Its Theatrics To Randall's Island On Labor Day Weekend.
“Start said the two sessions per day creates an undue hardship on many musicians because many do other work – with other musical groups or in jobs not related to music – to make their living.”
Protesters, including Timothy Cardinal Dolan, gathered to support the Farmworkers Fair Labor Practices Act.
The employee strike against Verizon, which dates back to mid-April, has cost the company a sizable amount of new customers. Over 40,000 employees...
SHOULD Labor leader Bill Shorten win office in 41 days, homosexual marriage will become a reality across Australia just 100 days later.
Depending on who you ask, Chardonnay Day is either celebrated May 21st or the Thursday before Labor Day. Learn more about Chardonnay from this infographic!
Labor was having a fairly good day yesterday until David Feeney forgot how many houses he owned. Truth be told, Labor’s shadow spokesman for Justice wasn’t simply guilty of a momentary lapse of memory. He had forgotten he owned a $2.3 million home for almost three years. Show More Summary
JUNEAU, Alaska — A man believed to be a former Arizona state legislator who has spent the last month as a day laborer in Alaska's capital city has been accused of killing a man in a hunting party after a day of drinking.