Back in the day, it used to be claimed as one of the glories of the Liberal and National Parties that their MPs had freedom to vote as they chose, while Labor MPs were bound by Caucus solidarity, except in the case of an explicit “conscience vote”, which has been traditionally confined to issues of […]
NJ.com reports that July 27 started out as a busy day for PANYNJ police officers. A New Jersey woman went into labor in a toll lane on the George Washington Bridge at 7:40 a.m. “Only an hour earlier,” the site reports, “police stopped a man who climbed a railing on the bridge and threatened to […] The post A Rough Morning for PANYNJ Police appeared first on Toll Roads News.
PHILADELPHIA ? The Democratic Party made history this month by calling for a $15 federal minimum wage in its official platform, handing a major win to the campaign of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and the labor union-led “Fight for $15”...Show More Summary
The "Bachelorette" alum was in labor for 20 hours with her newborn daughter, Molly.
Free the Slaves periodically honors survivors, activists and organizations that demonstrate outstanding courage, innovation and dedication in the fight to end slavery. The Freedom Awards celebrate anti-slavery heroes and innovators from...Show More Summary
With a wink and a nod, Mayor Bill de Blasio asked for permission to be “just a little subversive” while speaking at a Democratic party convention event Wednesday and said elected... To view the full story, click the title link.
The Fox host’s insistence that black laborers building the White House were “well-fed and had decent lodgings” fits in a long history of insisting the “peculiar institution” wasn’t so bad.
Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in June indicates that the labor market strengthened and that economic activity has been expanding at a moderate rate. Job gains were strong in June following weak growth in May. Show More Summary
photo by Lev Kuperman Photography These days, weddings are a labor of love that come together with the help of a whole community. In addition to your talented photographer and videographer, attentive coordinator and skillful florist, caterer, and makeup artist, there’s another team of people who make your dream wedding a reality. Show More Summary
Consumer confidence held steady in July, after improving in June. Consumers were slightly more positive about current business and labor market conditions, suggesting the economy will continue to expand at a moderate pace. Expectations...Show More Summary
FOMC Statement: Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in June indicates that the labor market strengthened and that economic activity has been expanding at a moderate rate. Job gains were strong in June following weak growth in May. Show More Summary
The "silver tsunami" is coming. The baby boomer generation is beginning to hit retirement age, and companies must prepare for what could be a major exodus. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that as many as one out of ten workers will retire either this year or the next. Show More Summary
Concepts set to open "after Labor Day." The post American Cut and Regent Cocktail Club To Open This Fall appeared first on What Now Atlanta.
People look at their phones while playing Pokemon Go on July 13 at Pershing Square in Los Angeles, one of a number of landmark locations across communities in southern California which serving as gathering point for people playing the game. The location-based augmented reality mobile game was released on July [...]
Michelle Obama’s DNC speech was a reminder that slave labor helped build the White House. It helped build these other famous structures, too. On Monday evening, Michelle Obama’s speech at the Democratic National Convention received critical...Show More Summary
Earlier this year, France passed a labor reform law that banned checking emails on weekends. New research--to be presented next week at the annual meeting of the Academy of Management--suggests other countries might do well to follow suit, for the sake of employee health and productivity. read more
Mr. O’Reilly was criticized for the comment, which he made while addressing Michelle Obama’s statement on Monday about the slave labor used in building the White House.
Action! Adventure! Escape! If you were an 11-year-old boy in 1981 you longed to be Indiana Jones and the summer of 1981 was spent closing your eyes pretending the frayed jump-rope in your hand was a bullwhip, reimagining your flat, faceless,...Show More Summary
Corey and George had an intimate wedding that celebrated the vibrant colors of fall and their waterfront backyard venue in the woods. They grew their own flowers, and the bride's mother made her bouquet which included a deer horn to honor the bride's father and the groom's mother. Show More Summary
While moms endure the painful contractions and crowning babies, it's their partners who have to stand by and watch - in all of childbirth's bloody glory. Just because men aren't the ones delivering the baby doesn't mean that the process is always easy on them. Show More Summary