Britons will be asked to vote "yes" if they want to stay in the European Union when vote is held within next two years.
This has to be the month's top entry in the "Just when you think you've seen it all" category — and it will be more than a little interesting to see how the nation's press handles it. As the Associated Press reported a week ago, theShow More Summary
The scandal that rocked international soccer Wednesday may have gotten its start four years ago in a conference room at the Hyatt Regency hotel in Trinidad, where officials attending a meeting of the Caribbean soccer union were handed envelopes containing $40,000 in cash.
Whether you react to this with a sharp, shocked laugh or a knowing but depressed shrug is a marker of how cynical you have become: For much of the past eight months, labor activists have argued against special considerations for business owners, such as restaurateurs, who said they would have trouble complying with the mandated […]
“For instance, 1 minute and 10 seconds of music from Titanic was allegedly used in This Means War; 47 seconds of music from Die Hard and 30 seconds of music from The Bourne Identity was allegedly used in episodes of The Office; 18 seconds of music from Jaws was allegedly used in Little Fockers; 33 […]
The current dramatic increase in the number of migrants fleeing to the European Union may lead to a surge in the number of terrorist attacks, Prime Minister of Slovakia Robert Fico said Wednesday as quoted by the Slovak newspaper SM...
The US, Canada, and Mexico have just mirrored the European Union in seeking a continent-wide approach to North American energy and related climate change. According to Canadian Natural Resources Minister Greg Rickford, “The partnership...Show More Summary
Labor unions which helped push through a $15 minimum wage in Los Angeles are now asking for an escape clause from that same new regulation. The city council voted 14-1 on May 19 in favor of hiking the minimum wage from $9 to $15 by 2020. Show More Summary
The American Federation of Musicians, the labor union that represents many of the performers who work on the music for Hollywood’s TV shows and movies, has issued a lawsuit against several major studios, accusing them of reusing portions of old soundtracks without paying the original artists. Show More Summary
Just like it did in Seattle and San Francisco, organized labor helped lead the fight to raise Los Angeles's minimum wage to $15 an hour. But now, with the City Council preparing to pass a final version of the bill that would do so, union...Show More Summary
Once again wallowing in the hypocrisy that is liberalism, the same unions that went to the mat to support the new $15 per hour minimum wage law in Los Angeles are now demanding that the city exempt unionized companies from being forced to pay a minimum wage of $15 per hour. Show More Summary
The European Union has the capacity to win an information war with Russia and concrete proposals on the issue are already being worked out by the European External Action Service (EEAS) and the European Commission, Foreign Minister of Lithuania Linas Linkevicius said.
LONDON (Reuters) - Britons will be asked to vote "yes" if they want to stay in the European Union when a referendum is held in the next two years, the government said on Thursday.
The feds have one of the city’s most powerful union leaders squarely in their sights.
The relations between Poland and the European Union are unlikely to change under the presidency of new Eurosceptic president, Andrzej Duda, member of the EU parliament from Poland Janusz Korwin-Mikke told Sputnik on Wednesday.
Jessica Szohr is a glowing beauty on the red carpet while attending the premiere of her latest film Club Life held at the Regal Cinemas Union Square on Wednesday (May 26) in New York City. The 30-year-old actress was joined at the event by Zach Braff, Dominique Piek, Constantine Maroulis, and her pal Ethan Russel [...]
They took to the streets with a petition on Friday. [ more › ]
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said Wednesday that a proposal to exempt some unionized companies from paying a $15-per-hour minimum wage needs further scrutiny, but he stopped short of saying whether he would support or oppose it.
Batches of Hillary Clinton's email must be released by the U.S. State Department every 30 days starting next month, says a federal judge. Oh, this should be fun. Along with criticizing foreign policy hawks, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) casts...Show More Summary
Jon Bradford is president of Transport Workers (TWU) Local 226, representing some 800 bus drivers and social service workers in New Jersey. The local is about to grow by 100 members, thanks to a successful organizing campaign by bus driver Luis Del Toro and his co-workers who work for Trans-Ed, a company that provides bus service to school districts in northern New Jersey.