There's a troll here who likes to pop in and say things like "How can cops be Republican? You're union people, Republicans want to screw you. etc etc" We'd publish it, but he calls everyone stupid and ignorant and has a potty-mouth, so we flush it.We troll back at sites like that sometimes if we're bored. Show More Summary
Obits @ Union Pool 2011 (more by Fred Pessaro) (via @rrradison) You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights... Top Secret! @ Death By Audio (last show ever) This is...
By Rachel Goldfarb, originally published on Next New Deal Click here to subscribe to Roosevelt First, our weekday morning email featuring the Daily Digest. Teachers Union, Advocates Protest and Ask CPS to Act on Costly Borrowing (Chicago...Show More Summary
A police union official told reporters this week that Darren Wilson expects no charges in the case of the Michael Brown shooting. The Grand Jury decision is expected any day now, but speculation that there would be no charges has been widespread, and now it seems Wilson has confirmed that he expects the same. Show More Summary
The credit union could open in January even as it waits to be granted insurance by federal regulators
Google's been wrestling with the European Union over antitrust issues for a long while now. Today, though, Parliament says it's come up with a possible solution: severing search from the rest of Google. Read on for the rest of our news highlights...
The European Union’s parliament is considering a proposal that pushes for Google’s dominant search engine business to be split from its other “commercial services,” according to media reports.
The first state to secede from the Union felt the hard hand of war on Feb. 17, 1865, when Union forces under Gen. William. T. Sherman seized the city of Columbia, S.C., and left it in smoldering ruins. To commemorate the 150 th anniversary...Show More Summary
Cindy Lou Who'd believe it? The Grinch got his union card! I don't mean that Shuler Hensley, who plays the verdant old meanie on the road, is the newest member of Actors' Equity Association. Au contraire. Hensley has more Broadway credits than the Whos have Roast Beast, including a Tony...
In 1994, I was studying in my first year of rabbinical school at Hebrew Union College in Jerusalem. I naively believed that peace was in the air. I watched on the television as Israel made peace with Jordan as it had done with Egypt, and then Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin begrudgingly shook hands with Palestinian Authority President Yasser Arafat. Show More Summary
The saga surrounding Jameis Winston and Florida State football has been well documented. From shoplifting crab legs and crawfish and yelling obscenities in the school's student union —a stunt that earned him a one-game suspension, to...Show More Summary
The most compelling American soccer matchup on the agenda is two weeks away, MLS Cup in Seattle or Los Angeles. The most intriguing, important and likely contentious showdown, however, will occur over weeks and perhaps months in meeting rooms in Washington and New York: labor negotiations. The collective bargaining agreement between the league and players’ […]
President Obama's executive action on immigration will have a "dramatic impact" on Border Patrol agents, the National Border Patrol Council (NBPC) told Breitbart Texas. Shawn Moran, Vice President of the NBPC, told Breitbart Texas, "This...Show More Summary
On Friday, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell appointed former NFL executive Harold Henderson to resolve the appeal filed by Vikings running back Adrian Peterson under the personal conduct policy. The NFL Players Association does not believe that the action satisfies its request for a neutral third-party arbitrator. “A long-time NFL Executive and current legal consultant cannot,…
Google's been caught up in an antitrust tango with the European Union for years, and since the EU hasn't been thrilled with the search giant's attempted concessions, there might be an extreme new option on the table. According to a report from the...
Low-wage industry workers are turning to unions for better pay. The post Facebook’s Bus Drivers Form Union To Fight Low Wages And Grueling Hours appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Terry McCrann: Have we seen a more perfect union of stupidity and dishonesty, hypocrisy and hysteria than the global…
More than 500 teachers union members and supporters gathered after school Thursday at Mariachi Plaza in Boyle Heights to rally for their contract demands.
It turns out the Europe’s “right to be forgotten” regulations against Google were only the beginning. The Financial Times reports that the European Union’s parliament is working on a proposal to force Google to unbundle its major search business from all its other services. Show More Summary
Union asked federal mediators to help break a two-year stalemate in contract negotiations.