Today’s “Workers’ Day of Action,” organized by AFL-CIO affiliates and labor groups, aimed to show the labor movement’s opposition to a verdict for the plaintiffs in Janus v. AFSCME, which begins oral arguments before the Supreme Court on Monday. Unions fear their power will be diminished if the Court rules against AFSCME, as it is expected to do, and […]
Aircraft giant Airbus is to axe around 3,700 jobs in Europe as it cuts back production of its troubled A380 superjumbo and A400M military transporter, the company and union officials said Wednesday.
I don't know how to put that more delicately. I really have to wonder about people who won't pay into union. As soon as Janus passes, I'll be supporting them. I'll be paying for their representation. I'll be paying for negotiations on their behalf. Show More Summary
Back in 1998, as a way to highlight the new films that were emerging from the member nations of the European Union—ranging from the latest works from some of the world’s most acclaimed filmmakers to the debut efforts of talented newcomers—the...Show More Summary
The 15th Annual WILD Conference: Bridging the Divide for Workplace Safety New Jersey AFL-CIO The 15th annual Women in Leadership Development (WILD) Conference in New Jersey brought together more than 300 union sisters from all sectors of organized labor, demonstrating the strength of our sisterhood and labor unity. Show More Summary
The lobbies of both the Hilton Union Square and its sister hotel Parc 55 in San Francisco have a new look. For one thing, there is a jail cell sitting in the […] The post Alcatraz: Life on the Rock – Hilton Union Square & Parc 55 – San...Show More Summary
Jessica Alba ("Dark Angel", "Fantastic Four", "Sin City") has joined NBC's untitled new series based on the "Bad Boys" movie franchise. The spinoff series will follow the adventures of Syd Burnett, a... For more, visit our blog !
UPDATED: As predicted, the oft-delayed Union County Dems vote for their CD7 endorsement has now been canceled. Rescheduled to Sunday, March 11 at 4pm CD4: I do feel like this is a firm grip on the obvious kind of post, to tell you that...Read more
Union officials have stated that roughly 2,500 workers from General Motors’ South Korean unit have applied for a redundancy package offered as part of the automaker’s comprehensive restructuring of the region. The number represents around 15...Show More Summary
European Union officials announced the retaliatory moves it would take if the U.S. imposed levies on imported steel and aluminum.
The American Civil Liberties Union, backed by millions in funding from billionaire Democratic donor George Soros, is investing resources and applying organizational muscle in local district attorney races in 2018. … Click to Continu...
Its parent company, Boston Nightlife Ventures, is regrouping A restaurant along Boston’s Freedom Trail closed down over the weekend. The Tap Trailhouse (19 Union St.), known for its pub fare and revolutionary ambiance, had operated near...Show More Summary
TRUMP TARIFFS President Trump defended his proposal to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum. And when the European Union suggested that they might retaliate, Trump threatened to tax European cars. But even Republicans who generally support the president expressed reluctance over the possible brewing trade war. “Tariffs on steel and aluminum are a tax hike the American [...]
goodnewsnetwork : "The legislators of Brussels have announced that public transportation and bike-sharing systems will be free for use on days when air pollution exceeds quality limitations set by the European Union.On such smoggy days, city authorities also plan on banning the use of wood stoves and cutting automotive speed limits by one third."
The European Union says it is ready to retaliate against the U.S. over President Trump's proposed tariffs on steel and aluminum, with countermeasures against iconic U.S. products like Harley-Davidson motorcycles, Levi's jeans and bourbon. Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstroem said Wednesday that...
A bank has now been appointed to manage the escrow fund for the €15B ($18.6B) in back-taxes the European Union decided Apple had to pay to the Irish government. It took some time to agree the arrangements as Apple expects to get theShow More Summary
The union is accusing the teams of failing to appropriately spend revenue-sharing money as a number a free agents remain unsigned a couple weeks into spring training.
Daniel R. DePetris Security, Eurasia Today, everything and anything related to Russia in one way or another is an all-consuming affair. Early 1950’s America was a bad time to be a supporter of the Soviet Union or an associate of the Communist Party. Show More Summary
Apple has once again updated its roster of banks and credit unions supporting Apple Pay, this time adding 20 more U.S. entities.
The European Union has vowed to counter tech companies' tax maneuvers by targeting their revenue, and it's now clearer just what that will involve. In an interview with Le Journal du Dimanche, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said...Show More Summary