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Already Under Siege, Labor Unions Face a New Threat From Alaska

After a court ruling allowed public workers who opted out of a union to not pay dues, Alaska’s governor has a new plan that could hobble unions: The workers have to opt in every year....

Already Under Siege, Labor Unions Face a New Threat From Alaska

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Labor Unions celebrating Labor Day TUCSON – The 23rd annual Labor Day Picnic took place at Reid Park Monday. Labor unions, members and their families gathered to celebrate what Labor day is all about. Fabian Sandez is with the Southwes...
06:36 2019-09-03

GE secures four-year labor deal with unions for 6,600 workers General Electric Co has clinched a labor deal with all 6,600 of its unionized workers in the United States, averting potential strikes that could have hit the ailing conglomerate's jet engine product...
23:36 2019-08-14

3 Chicago labor unions tell city 35,000 workers planning strike Thousands of Chicago school teachers and public workers have voted to walk off the job, probably this week, to strike for better pay and more resources....
00:12 2019-10-03

High Profile Labor Leader Has a New Gig Fighting Against Teacher's Unions Andy Stern spent 14 years as the head of the SEIU, America’s most politically active labor union. He was perhaps the most visible union leader in America. And what is he doing now? He’s lending his na...
04:48 2019-07-23

Americans' approval of labor unions reaches 16-year high Sixty-four percent of Americans approve of labor unions, which is among the highest level of support in the past 20 years, a Gallup poll released Wednesday indicates....
22:00 2019-08-28

Warren proposes sweeping rewrite of labor laws to aid unions Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren is proposing a top-to-bottom rewrite of federal labor laws to make it easier for unions, whose support she needs to gain the nomination, to bring in ...
22:48 2019-10-03

The Trump Labor Board Is Outlawing Grad Student Worker Unions On Monday, the National Labor Relations Board will issue a ruling that will make it impossible for graduate student workers to unionize. This, as with almost everything the Trump NLRB has done, is bad...
20:36 2019-09-20

To save labor, Democrats revive idea unions dropped in 1950s: 'Sectoral bargaining' In a sign of the importance of labor backing in the 2020 Democratic primary, several candidates have courted unions by endorsing the idea of “sectoral bargaining," that is, collective bargaining on a ...
07:00 2019-10-03

2020 Dems make hard sell for organized labor, but unions in no rush to endorse Presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders said on Labor Day, “We honor and respect the millions and millions and millions of men and women who do the hard work that keeps this country going.”...
10:12 2019-09-03

Tesla and Elon Musk’s Tweet Violated Labor Laws Protecting Unions, Judge Rules Tesla’s treatment of workers organizing a union in California broke U.S. labor laws, a California judge ruled on Friday. Judge Amita Tracy ordered the company to cease and desist a litany of act...
02:24 2019-09-30

Alaska labor deal reached to end 10-day ferry strike Alaska officials and the union for striking boat workers have reached a deal to end a walkout that has shut down the state's ferry system for 10 days at the peak of the summer tourist season, the part...
04:12 2019-08-03

Mexico’s Workers Can Finally Choose Unions. Old Unions Are Pushing Back. Mexico is overturning rules that forced workers into government-allied unions, but enforcement will be tough as those unions and employers push back....
16:48 2019-06-22

REI's Labor Day sale is going on now through September 2 — here are 30 great deals from The North Face, Patagonia, and more brands REI/ Facebook REI is a go-to shopping spot for all things outdoors— whether you need to stock up on some outdoor apparel basics or want to go on a fun nature adventure in your area, REI has got...
02:24 2019-08-28

Mars, Nestle, other food companies face complaints of forced labor at palm oil supplier In another supply chain controversy for chocolate makers, petitions filed with U.S. Customs and Border Protection ask for a ban on the Malaysian company's palm oil and any products containing it. Comp...
13:24 2019-08-16

BP sells all of its Alaska assets to Hilcorp Alaska for $5.6 billion BP's history in Alaska dates to 1959. Now, it's shedding all of its assets in the state, selling to Hilcorp Alaska for $5.6 billion.       ...
23:12 2019-08-27

Tory rebels not backing down in face of PM's sacking threat Conservative rebels say they have not been fazed by Boris Johnson's "back me or be sacked" threat and will support efforts to block a no-deal Brexit....
13:36 2019-09-02

Talking Horses: does horse racing really face an 'existential threat'? The sport is in a ‘dangerous moment’ according to a former betting executive and the 2005 Gambling Act is a chief factorThe internal combustion engine, powered flight, electricity, universal suffrage ...
13:00 2019-07-19

Millions in northwest India face tropical cyclone threat A month after powerful Tropical Cyclone Fani slammed into India's northeastern coastline, the country faces the threat of another strong storm, this time on its west coast....
03:48 2019-06-12

S Jaishankar Says Terrorism "Gravest Threat" People Face In Asia Terrorism poses the "gravest threat" to the people in Asia and terrorists and their victims must never be equated, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said in Dushabe on Saturday....
15:48 2019-06-15

With Caribbean island life under threat, UN chief pushes to face ‘headwinds together’ To counter global challenges that are a particular threat to vulnerable island nations like those in the Caribbean, it’s vital to “face the headwinds together”, especially in the face of the destructi...
01:36 2019-07-04

New Orleans, Gulf Coast face flooding threat from likely Tropical Storm Barry A brewing tropical weather system in the Gulf of Mexico is bringing widespread flash flooding across New Orleans on Wednesday, as forecasters warn the storm could strengthen to a hurricane by the week...
18:36 2019-07-10

Asian banks face threat from profit plunge, digital rivals: McKinsey Asia-Pacific banks must radically reform and slash costs or else they will eventually be forced to put themselves up for sale, as rapidly increasing competition from technology firms moving into banki...
20:24 2019-07-01

Israeli foreign minister reaches out to Arab Gulf states in UN speech, saying they face common threat from Iran Speaking at the U.N. General Assembly Thursday, Israeli Foreign Minister Israel Katz reached out to Arab Gulf states in solidarity, saying they all face a common threat from Iran. ...
08:00 2019-09-27

Trump’s New Top Labor Official Is Expected to Advance an Anti-Labor Agenda One of Mr. Pizzella’s White House admirers describes him as a “movement conservative” more likely to agree with the White House on cutting labor rules and weakening unions than his predecessor....
01:01 2019-07-17

China Labor Watch: Apple and Foxconn violated labor laws by using too many temporary workers Apple and Foxconn have confirmed allegations in a China Labor Watch report that it relied on too many temporary works to assemble the iPhone.Read More...
12:00 2019-09-09

Labor secretary nominee Eugene Scalia faces conflict of interest problem in labor lawyer brother Labor secretary nominee Eugene Scalia may be obligated to recuse himself from some agency litigation, ethics experts say, because his younger brother John is a high-profile management-side lawyer invo...
07:48 2019-07-25

U.S. labor judge rules that Tesla broke labor law Electric carmaker Tesla Inc interfered with legitimate union organizing and must read a notice to workers explaining their rights in a meeting requiring attendance from Chief Executive Elon Musk, a U....
02:48 2019-09-28

As Sen. Bernie Sanders wins major labor endorsement, others in organized labor aren’t rushing to take sides in the 2020 presidential contest Like other candidates for the Democratic nomination, the independent from Vermont has sought backing from organized labor, which largely has declined to offer formal endorsements at this point....
04:48 2019-08-27

Kashmir: DW reporter's first-hand account of the 'siege' People in India-administered Kashmir have been living with roadblocks, lockdowns and no communications for two weeks. DW reporter Rifat Fareed tells the story of life in Srinagar after it was cut off ...
18:36 2019-08-19

Delta workers seeking to unionize say they are 'under siege' by management Workers report threats, intimidation, and anti-union sentiments from management, a Guardian investigation revealsEvette Avery worked part-time as a gate agent at Delta Airlines in Atlanta, Georgia, fo...
14:12 2019-06-12

| SEE: Prisons under siege as Zimbabwe's economic woes persist The Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison in Harare is crumbling at the seams, assailed by overcrowding and a critical shortage of medicines, food and other basics as the economically-crippled country bat...
22:36 2019-06-18

Carmakers Turn to Survival Tactics With Industry Under Siege Fiat Chrysler and Renault’s attempt to join forces was a response to turmoil in the auto industry, which accounts for much of the world’s factory jobs....
16:36 2019-06-06

How Sonoma’s Vineyards Survived a Siege of Fire, Smoke and Ash After terrifying wildfires threatened their homes and livelihoods, locals worked together to rebuild and to better protect their landscapes for the future....
14:01 2019-07-03

Somali security forces end al-Shabab hotel siege An al-Qaida-linked extremist attack on a hotel in the Somali port city of Kismayo has killed at least 18 people, including two journalists. The hotel is often frequented by lawmakers and government of...
11:12 2019-07-13

Rainbow Six: Siege is still Ubisoft’s live-service darling Nearly four years on from its release, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege is still one of Ubisoft's top game releases. And that's going to continue.Read More...
21:48 2019-07-17

| 'Kashmir women are the biggest victims of this inhumane siege' After August 5, when India revoked Kashmir's special status and followed the move with a military lockdown, Uzma Javed did not leave her house for days....
14:00 2019-08-21

Libyan capital, under siege, gets water back after 2 days Authorities say the Libyan capital, which has been under attack by commander Khalifa Hifter's forces since last month, has seen its water supplies resume two days after gunmen shut the pipes down, dep...
14:48 2019-05-21

Siege: Trump under Fire by Michael Wolff – review The second instalment of Michael Wolff’s ‘train-wreck fascination’ with the US president speculates on how the fiasco will endThe Trump presidency began as reality TV, with a cast of loud-mouthed, dim...
12:24 2019-06-09

‘My daughter was raised during the siege of Aleppo. I had to make a film for her’ For Sama, a new documentary from award-winning Syrian journalist Waad al-Kateab, has won global acclaim. She talks about filming and family life on the frontlineThe camera focuses on Sama’s face. She ...
00:12 2019-08-26

Gulf Fisheries Are Under Siege—Now Comes Tropical Storm Barry Surges of polluted water have decimated crab, oyster, and shrimp populations and killed hundreds of dolphins. To fishermen, Tropical Storm Barry is very bad news....
15:48 2019-07-12

|Unions:ArcelorMittaljobsbloodbathcouldbefirstofmany Unions have voiced concern at the recent announcement by ArcelorMittal to slash 2 000 jobs, with Solidarity warning that the retrenchments may be the first of many to come....
18:00 2019-07-12

Poland’s Catholic Church says country is under siege from a ‘rainbow plague’ Poland’s Catholic Church has doubled down on the anti-gay rhetoric that has become the nationalist ruling party’s dominant theme in recent weeks, drawing a rebuke from liberal politicians who compared...
04:01 2019-08-03

'Rainbow Six: Siege' adds a 'Fortnite' style Battle Pass Ubisoft can't resist the siren's call of introducing Fortnite-like Battle Passes in Rainbow Six: Siege. On top of unveiling the details of Year 4's third season (more on that in a bit),...
07:24 2019-08-19

In a Syrian Town Under Siege, a Secret Library Kept Dreams Alive “Syria’s Secret Library,” by Mike Thomson, tells the story of a hidden book collection in a bombed-out building that functioned as “an oasis of normality” in the midst of war....
11:36 2019-09-28

Germany's Jews Feel 'Under Siege' Following Rise in Anti-Semitism A day after an attack on a synagogue left two dead in Halle, eastern Germany, Jews across the country said they felt increasingly under siege from growing anti-Semitism across German society....
18:36 2019-10-10

Guatemalan Congress approves controversial state of siege declaration Guatemala's Congress voted overwhelmingly on Saturday to approve a temporary state of siege in six northeastern provinces, a measure designed to tighten security after several soldiers were killed by ...
03:24 2019-09-08

Somali forces end extremist siege of Kismayo hotel; 26 dead Islamic extremists blew up the gate of a Somali hotel with a car bomb and took over the building for more than 14 hours, leaving 26 people dead before Somali forces who besieged the hotel overnight ki...
18:24 2019-07-13

Car bomb and all-night hotel siege kill 26 in Somalia's Kismayo Islamist gunmen killed 26 people, including Kenyans, Americans, a Briton and Tanzanians, when they stormed a hotel in Somalia's southern port city of Kismayo, a regional state president said on Saturd...
18:48 2019-07-13

Archeologists confirm near-legendary tale of crusaders’ siege of Jerusalem Enlarge (credit: UNC Charlotte) Recent excavations south of Jerusalem unearthed a ditch used to defend against siege towers, along with a ruined house Crusaders may have used as cover during a battl...
00:12 2019-07-25

Here Is a Helpful List of Exactly Where Unions Need to Be Where should labor unions be? Labor unions should be where the workers are, and where the money is. And where will that be, going forward? Fortunately, there is a list of specific projections....
18:48 2019-09-05

|Eskom,MiningCharteratheartofsavingmining-unions The committee held a day of engagements with organised labour in the mining and energy sectors on Tuesday. The most topical issues that unions touched on were the Mining Charter, and the role of Eskom...
11:00 2019-08-21

| WATCH: Car bomb and all-night hotel siege kill 26 in Somalia's Kismayo Kenyans, Americans, a Briton and Tanzanians were among 26 people killed when Islamist gunmen stormed a hotel in the Somali port city of Kismayo, officials say....
22:36 2019-07-13

Somali forces end extremist siege of hotel where Americans, other foreigners died An all-night siege by extremist militants at a Somali hotel in the southern port city of Kismayo ended Saturday, but not before 26 people – including 2 Americans – were killed, officials said....
21:00 2019-07-13

Mueller’s office shoots down key claim in Michael Wolff’s new book 'Siege' Controversial author Michael Wolff’s upcoming book, "Siege: Trump Under Fire," reportedly claims that Robert Mueller drew up an obstruction of justice indictment against President Trump – but a spokes...
18:48 2019-05-28

Steve Bruce invokes siege mentality to navigate the Newcastle storm Manager tells his under-fire players to ignore the ‘lies’ as he bids to shake the ‘poor man’s Benítez’ tag with a result at TottenhamAt first glance, Steve Bruce remains on the affable side of polite ...
16:36 2019-08-25

'Under siege': Fear and defiance mark life for Pakistan's minority Hazaras High walls around the neighborhoods of Pakistan's embattled Hazara community in the southwestern city of Quetta are designed to protect them from extremist militants, but also serve as a constant remi...
02:36 2019-07-05

Rainbow Six Siege's Next Operation Will Add A Cool New Grappling Hook And A Reworked Kanal Ubisoft announced new details about the upcoming third season of Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Year 4 were announced today at the Rainbow Six Major in Raleigh. A new operation is coming called Ember ...
01:24 2019-08-19

Video: Ubisoft’s Alex Karpazis rates your Rainbow Six: Siege loadouts Video directed by Chris Principe, edited by Justin Wolfson. Click here for transcript. A few weeks ago, we asked folks at both the main and fashion-specific Rainbow Six subreddits to share pictures ...
19:12 2019-09-30

Harry and Meghan visit South Africa where women and children are under siege Nyanga -- a township near Cape Town and one of South Africa's most dangerous places -- this week hosted the Duke and Duchess of Sussex on their first tour of southern Africa....
03:24 2019-09-29

Move 9 women freed after 40 years in jail over Philadelphia police siege Janine Phillips Africa and Janet Holloway Africa releasedGroup maintains James Ramp was killed by fellow officersFor 40 years, Janine Phillips Africa had a technique for coping with being cooped up in...
22:24 2019-05-25

Unions Shouldn't Have to Fight for Healthcare From the beginning of last night’s Democratic debate, the many no-name moderates on stage went after Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren over their support for Medicare for All. This was predict...
00:24 2019-08-01

Unions at France's EDF call another strike Unions at state-owned utility EDF said on Saturday they will go on strike again on Oct. 17 as the French government does not intend to withdraw a restructuring plan....
20:12 2019-10-05

NYPD union chief slams politicians amid cop suicides: ‘We’re under siege from all directions’ The head of the NYPD union, in response to a spate of cop suicides, called on politicians Thursday to “end the demonization and anti-cop rhetoric” as he sought to rally officers and tackle the crisis ...
17:48 2019-08-16

President Donald Trump details Medicare reform plan, says system 'under siege' President Donald Trump traveled to a large retirement community in central Florida Thursday to unveil plans for improving and upgrading the national Medicare system....
05:12 2019-10-04

‘Please break things’: Hackers lay siege to voting systems to spot weaknesses in security In three years since its inception, Def Con’s Voting Village has become a destination not only for hackers but also lawmakers and members of the intelligence community....
02:48 2019-08-13

Taliban suicide bomber hits Afghan police as Kunduz siege continues A Taliban suicide bomber struck a main square in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz where Afghan forces had gathered to defend the city from falling to the Taliban, officials said on Saturday....
19:12 2019-08-31

Ubisoft Will Ban Players Who Crashed Rainbow Six Siege Matches By Spamming Chat Symbols Ubisoft just fixed an exploit that was allowing Rainbow Six Siege players to force their opponents to lag by filling up the game’s chat window with random symbols. Players who abused it to get an adva...
23:24 2019-07-10

Hundreds marry as Taiwan becomes first in Asia to allow same-sex unions The legislature of the island near the Chinese mainland voted last week, 66 to 27, to recognize same-sex unions, becoming the first in Asia to do so....
18:48 2019-05-24

The Desperate Battle For Unions' Blessing in 2020 Like thirsty desert travelers converging on a shimmering oasis, Democratic presidential candidates flocked to the Iowa Federation of Labor convention last week. An endless parade of hopefuls, comedic ...
20:12 2019-08-26

Bank Employee Unions Defer Two-Day Strike In view of the consideration of the positive and workable solution by the Finance Secretary, the 48-hour strike stands deferred, a joint statement said....
08:00 2019-09-24

Hong Kong police call protesters 'illegal, irrational and unreasonable' over siege of headquarters Hong Kong police on Saturday condemned protesters that surrounded its headquarters as "illegal, irrational and unreasonable" as tensions over the city's relations with mainland China boiled over ...
11:24 2019-06-22

Bank Officers' Unions Threaten To Go On Strike: 10 Things To Know Four unions of public sector bank officers have threatened to go on a strike opposing the consolidation of 10 state-run lenders into four. The unions have jointly given a strike call for forty-eight.....
18:24 2019-09-17

German unions want 'siesta' break during heat waves The trade union umbrella organization DGB has called for a longer break than the typical 30 minutes for lunch, as is common in Mediterranean countries. Last month, Germany recorded its highest-ever Ju...
18:12 2019-07-06

Unions lend their support to global climate protests BERLIN — Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to join worldwide demonstrations this week ahead of a UN climate summit in New York, as unions and some businesses lend their support for faster a...
18:48 2019-09-16

Bank Employee Unions Warn Of Strike. Heres All You Need To Know Bank strike 2019: Bank strike to lead to four-day bank holiday: The two-day strike will begin on the midnight of September 25. The unions have also mentioned an indefinite stir from the second week of...
11:12 2019-09-14

Protesters storm Hong Kong legislative chamber; police fire tear gas to break siege Combative protesters in Hong Kong oppose a government attempt to change extradition laws to allow suspects to be sent to China to face trial.        ...
22:12 2019-07-01

Bank Unions Defer 2-Day Strike, No Disruption In Services On Sept 26, 27 Officers' unions of public sector banks have deferred the proposed two-day strike following an assurance from Finance Secretary Rajiv Kumar to look into their concerns....
04:00 2019-09-24

Caught in the Middle of #MeToo: Unions That Represent Accusers and Accused From the shop floors of factories to ballet’s grandest stages, unions are rethinking how they balance their responsibilities in sexual harassment cases....
14:33 2019-05-21

Unions lobby investors to press Amazon over UK working conditions GMB tells shareholders that warehouse workers endure targets that cause sufferingTrade unions are lobbying City investors to put pressure on Amazon to improve conditions for its workers in the UK.At a...
22:24 2019-05-21

Trump administration tells agencies to restrict unions in the workplace The new policies will set time limits on negotiations and significantly reduce “official time,” the paid time that employees may use for certain union-related purposes....
10:48 2019-10-08

UPDATE 2-Diageo averts strike with unions over pay at Scottish distilleries Diageo Plc averted a planned strike on Tuesday at Scottish distilleries after reaching an agreement on worker pay with the GMB and Unite unions, a representative for the company said....
04:36 2019-09-18

Trump administration asks court to let it restrict federal unions now An “erroneous injunction” issued by a lower court is hampering bargaining at several major agencies, the Justice Department told the U.S. Court of Appeals....
23:00 2019-07-24

Nevada casino workers fight an uphill battle to get – and keep – their unions Despite winning six union elections, the opposition continues through legal appeals and stalled contractsMichael Wagner has worked as a bartender at the Green Valley Ranch Casino Resort in Henderson, ...
13:00 2019-08-20

Diageo unions demand 5% pay rise as they prepare for strikes: source Unions at Diageo are demanding a 5% pay rise for workers due to go on strike in Scotland later this month and believe the stoppages will cost the drinks company 1 million pounds ($1.2 million) a day,...
22:36 2019-09-12

Trade unions around the world support global climate strike Adults, businesses and trade unions asked to join youth climate campaignTrade unions representing hundreds of millions of people around the world have come out in support of what is expected to be the...
17:48 2019-09-19

Make RBI Accountable For PMC Bank Problems: Unions To Finance Minister According to the unions, RBI and the government should take criminal action on the top management of the PMC Bank for not classifying the huge loan given to Housing Development Infrastructure Ltd.......
15:48 2019-09-26

American Airlines asks court to end 'devastating' slowdown by unions American Airlines Group Inc on Friday asked a federal court to quickly halt an alleged illegal slowdown by mechanics' unions that has become "devastating" to the airline's operations....
03:12 2019-06-15

American Airlines asks court to end "devastating" slowdown by unions American Airlines Group Inc on Friday asked a federal court to quickly halt an alleged illegal slowdown by mechanics' unions that has become "devastating" to the airline's operations....
01:24 2019-06-15

Democrat Warren vows to boost worker protections, strengthen unions Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren would make it easier for employees to join unions and make rideshare drivers and other gig economy workers eligible for overtime, the latest effort by a Democra...
20:00 2019-10-03

Barstool Sports founder draws ire of AOC and unions for vowing to 'crush' union Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy drew criticism from leading labor groups and Democrats for warning his employees against unionizing, vowing that if they did form a union, he would "crush it and r...
09:12 2019-08-14

Hong Kong unions urge Cathay Pacific to end "white terror" The Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions on Friday called on Cathay Pacific to put an end to what it described as "white terror", following the dismissal of Rebecca Sy, the head of Cathay Dragon's Air...
10:48 2019-08-23

Hong Kong unions urge Cathay Pacific to end 'white terror' The Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions on Friday called on Cathay Pacific to put an end to what it described as "white terror", following the dismissal of Rebecca Sy, the head of Cathay Dragon's Ai...
08:24 2019-08-23

One year after Supreme Court Janus decision, unions are holding up better than expected On year after the Supreme Court ruling in Janus v. American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees that was supposed to decimate public sector unions, organized labor appear to have absor...
20:00 2019-06-27

Ryanair Spanish cabin crew unions threaten 10 days of strikes Unions representing Ryanair cabin crew in Spain on Wednesday announced plans to hold 10 days of strikes in September unless the Irish airline changes its plans to close several bases in the country....
14:48 2019-08-14

Norway unions, rig owners to work overtime in bid to avert oil industry strike Norwegian labour unions and oil rig owners will extend pay talks past a midnight deadline in a bid to prevent the outbreak of a strike, negotiators said late on Thursday....
00:48 2019-06-28

Ecuador transport unions suspend protests against cuts to fuel-subsidy Ecuadorean transport unions agreed on Friday to suspend protests against President Lenin Moreno's scrapping of fuel-subsidies, a union spokesman said, after two days of unrest that halted transport na...
05:48 2019-10-05

Ecuador unions call off anti-austerity protests after 370 arrests in two days Ecuador's transport unions on Friday called off protests against the scrapping of fuel subsidies by President Lenin Moreno after two days of unrest that halted transport nationwide and resulted in alm...
05:48 2019-10-05

24-hour strike paralyzes Argentina as unions protest austerity measures Flights, trains and buses across Argentina came to a halt as labor unions protested the policies of Mauricio Macri. The president's popularity has plummeted ahead of an election later this year....
12:12 2019-05-30

Court grants American Airlines' request to end 'devastating' slowdown by unions A U.S. federal court on Friday granted American Airlines Group Inc's request to halt an alleged illegal slowdown by its mechanics' unions that the airline said had become "devastating" to its operatio...
09:24 2019-06-15

BA crew praised by unions for landing smoke-filled plane safely Aviation organisations back workers and say problem of toxic cabin air is commonAviation unions have praised British Airway pilots and cabin crew for landing their plane safely and evacuating all pass...
20:36 2019-08-06

Exclusive: Delta pilots received record overtime while MAX crisis hit rivals - unions Delta Air Lines pilots are receiving record overtime, straining the airline's labor costs, in part because it has added more flights to fill a supply gap left by the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX a...
02:12 2019-10-10

UPDATE 1-Unions at Chuquicamata copper mine in Chile extend talks with Codelco Unions at Chile's Chuquicamata copper mine expressed disappointment in state-run miner Codelco's latest contract offer on Thursday but agreed to extend negotiations in hopes of averting a strike....
05:36 2019-06-07

Consumer groups, unions urge caution on $63 billion AbbVie deal for Allergan About a dozen advocacy groups and unions, including Public Citizen and the American Federation of Teachers, wrote the Federal Trade Commission on Thursday urging it to consider blocking drugmaker AbbV...
02:36 2019-09-13

UPDATE 1-Court grants American Airlines' request to end "devastating" slowdown by unions A U.S. federal court on Friday granted American Airlines Group Inc's request to halt an alleged illegal slowdown by its mechanics' unions that the airline said had become "devastating" to its operatio...
10:48 2019-06-15

Warren releases plan to bolster unions, ‘return power to the working people’ Warren said she would prohibit states from enacting “right to work” laws, under which employees who benefit from union contracts don’t have to pay dues. Twenty-eight states have them....
22:24 2019-10-03

UPDATE 3-Hong Kong unions urge Cathay Pacific to end "white terror" Cathay Pacific Airways , which is caught in the crosswinds between authorities in Beijing and anti-government protesters in Hong Kong, must put an end to "all forms of white terror", trade unions in t...
10:48 2019-08-23

Bernie Sanders' new, special carve out for unions undermines the case for his socialized healthcare plan Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders' proposal to move all Americans to a single government plan has had an ongoing problem with a constituency that should be among his core supporters: organized labor....
22:12 2019-08-22

Brexit news latest: Labour-affiliated unions agree party should back second vote Labour-affiliated union chiefs have agreed the party should support a second referendum on any Brexit deal as pressure mounts on Jeremy Corbyn to change tack....
11:36 2019-07-09

Carrie Lam Comes Face to Face With Angry Hong Kong Residents at Town Hall Mrs. Lam met with 150 people on Thursday inside a heavily guarded stadium. She said she wanted to heal divisions and hear “constructive suggestions.”...
16:36 2019-09-26

Mysterious 4,000-year-old grave reveals boy and girl buried face to face A mysterious 4,000-year-old grave has been unearthed in Kazakhstan and inside are a young male and female buried in an odd manner — they're facing each other....
18:24 2019-08-02

People have unknowingly come face to face with two teens on the lam in Canada, suspected of murder In Northern Manitoba, the bugs are so big they can bite through your clothes. But this is reportedly where two teens suspected of killing three people are hiding out....
04:12 2019-08-01

After attack, woman's face transplant offered a second chance. Now, her new face is failing Carmen Blandin Tarleton, 51, is hoping and being evaluated for a second face transplant six years after her first transplant, which is now failing.        ...
18:24 2019-09-23

UPDATE 3-Top U.S., Chinese trade negotiators to meet face-to-face for 1st time since Trump, Xi meeting Top U.S. and Chinese negotiators will meet face-to-face next week for the first time since the countries' leaders agreed in June to revive talks aimed at ending a yearlong trade war between the world'...
18:24 2019-07-24

Siege review: Michael Wolff's Trump tale is Fire and Fury II – fire harder The follow-up to the first tell-all is a wild ride, stretching credulity, indebted to Steve Bannon. But so is the presidentMichael Wolff is back and not with a whimper. The latest installment of his T...
09:48 2019-06-02

UPDATE 1-Unions at Chile's Chuquicamata copper mine approve Codelco contract offer, strike ends The three main labor unions at Chile's Chuquicamata mine voted on Thursday to accept the latest contract offer from Codelco, the world's largest copper producer, ending a two-week-old strike that had ...
01:36 2019-06-28

Face transplant recipient's donor face has been failing, doctors say A woman who was severely burned in a domestic violence attack in Vermont is hoping for a second face transplant after doctors recently discovered tissue damage that likely will lead to the loss of her...
06:48 2019-09-23

In Africa, Pope Francis Comes Face to Face With the Future of the Church The Roman Catholic Church continues to expand in Africa, even as it faces competition from increasingly popular Pentecostal and evangelical movements....
23:12 2019-09-05

Beyoncé and More Stars Come Face to Face With Their Lion King Characters These are some fierce photos. With two weeks left until Jon Favreau's The Lion King remake debuts in theaters, Beyoncé and her castmates just gave fans another reason to be......
21:36 2019-07-02

Trump wanted Ukraine’s president to launch investigations before face-to-face meeting, State Dept. texts show The messages between State Department officials, an aide to Ukraine’s president and Rudy Giuliani were released by House Democrats as part of their impeachment investigation....
12:12 2019-10-04

Bruins' Zdeno Chara skates with full face shield after taking puck to face, but will he play in Game 5? Bruins injured defenseman Zdeno Chara skated this morning and coach Bruce Cassidy said it will be a “game-time decision” whether he plays in Game 5.        ...
21:12 2019-06-06

Face-to-face bullying 'a bigger problem' than cyberbullying A member of Prince William's Cyberbullying Taskforce has warned that the treatment of cyberbullying by politicians and the media is unbalanced because online bullying is less significant than its face...
15:36 2019-05-21

This man came face-to-face with the Virginia Beach shooter twice — and survived Even after the gunfire erupted, Ned Carlstrom thought the shooting at the Virginia Beach government building where he works was an elaborately staged drill for city employees....
05:36 2019-06-03

Brodie Van Wagenen set to face music: Questions he may face MIAMI — Brodie Van Wagenen avoided reporters seeking answers about the Mets on the last homestand, but the general manager’s silence is expected to end Friday. Before the Mets open a three-game series...
10:24 2019-07-12

People are trying face cupping as an instant face-lift People are trying face cupping as an instant facelift. Different than body cupping, during this treatment the cups are constantly moving, which stimulates circulation and builds collagen. We went to S...
23:36 2019-09-02

Iranian Embassy siege hero Robin Horsfall blasts Jeremy Hunt for saying British soldiers and IRA terrorists should be treated 'the same' Jeremy Hunt faced a growing storm today as a hero of the Iranian embassy siege accused him of a "disgraceful" insult to former British soldiers facing prosecution for alleged crimes during the Trouble...
23:48 2019-06-27

The Latest: Witness says he came face-to-face with gunman VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — The Latest on the deadly Virginia Beach shooting Friday (all times local): 3:20 p.m. A Virginia Beach city employee who survived a deadly shooting at a government building s...
22:24 2019-06-02

Bear cam in Alaska now streaming live A livestream of bears in Alaska is catching a lot of viewer’s attention. CLICK HERE TO LIVESTREAM. The National Park Service and Explore.org have partnered to livestream the bears. The camera i...
20:24 2019-07-02

Seeing What the Fighting Is All About on Alaska’s Coastal Plain On a river trip in the starkly beautiful Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, rich in birds and caribou, reflections on what we’re willing to gamble for oil and money....
11:12 2019-09-09

July was Alaska’s hottest month ever ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Alaska has been America’s canary in the coal mine for climate warming and the yellow bird is swooning. July was Alaska’s warmest month ever, according to the National Oceanic and A...
07:24 2019-08-20

BP to Exit Alaska With $5.6 Billion Sale BP, a leading oil company in Alaska for six decades, is selling all of its assets in the state to Hilcorp Energy for $5.6 billion. The British company’s departure marks the latest blow to the Alaskan ...
01:12 2019-08-28

Alaska seal die-off spurs government investigation U.S. government biologists are investigating the deaths of nearly 300 Arctic ice seals found on Alaska beaches since last summer, federal officials said on Thursday....
07:24 2019-09-13

At least 60 ice seals found dead along northwest Alaska ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Federal biologists are investigating the deaths of at least 60 ice seals along Alaska’s west coast. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says bearded, rin...
01:12 2019-06-13

Massachusetts to Alaska: the best and worst states to be unemployed The U.S. economy added 263,000 jobs in April, pushing the monthly unemployment rate down to 3.6% — the lowest level since 1969.        ...
14:24 2019-06-02

Alaska's glaciers are disappearing. Hike these while you still can As the climate warms, Alaska's glaciers are receding. If hiking one of them is on your bucket list, here’s how to cross it off while you still can.        ...
19:48 2019-05-28

Melting Alaska sea ice has residents, scientists worried ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Sea ice along northern Alaska disappeared far earlier than normal this spring, alarming coastal residents who rely on wildlife and fish. Ice melted as a result of exceptionally war...
21:00 2019-07-01

6 Russian planes intercepted by US off Alaska coast U.S. military officials say four Russian bombers and two fighter jets were intercepted off Alaska's western coast by U.S. aircraft but had not entered U.S. or Canadian air space....
22:36 2019-05-21

At least 60 ice seals reported dead in Alaska, officials say The discovery of at least 60 dead ice seals that have been found along Alaska's west coast in recent months is baffling federal biologists, who said the deaths have been reported in "unusually large n...
14:36 2019-06-13

Who is the ‘fattest bear of all’? Her name is Holly and she lives in Alaska Katmai National Park hosts one of the largest concentrations of brown bears in the world, making it the perfect location for Fat Bear Week.       ...
18:12 2019-10-09

Seven whales found dead in Alaska over one weekend Seven dead gray whales were discovered on Alaska shores over the Fourth of July weekend — and experts say the climate crisis is to blame, according to a new report. Four of the whales were disco...
00:24 2019-07-13

Third gray whale found dead in Alaska ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A third gray whale has been found dead in Alaska. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says a gray whale was spotted Tuesday on Kodiak Island. Carcasses also were fo...
22:36 2019-05-23

EPA breathes new life into controversial Alaska mining project The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Wednesday it would reconsider a 2014 decision that had stopped development of Alaska's Pebble Mine, the world's biggest undeveloped copper and gold pro...
18:48 2019-06-27

Alaska police dashcam films uncertain beaver Why didn't the beaver cross the road? We will probably never know, but it was caught on camera recently by police in Anchorage, Alaska. (May 24)        ...
23:12 2019-05-24

Smoke from Alaska wildfire threatens Anchorage's air quality Smoke from wildfires in Alaska could cause very unhealthy air quality conditions and low visibility over the weekend in Anchorage, the state's largest city, officials said....
17:12 2019-06-29

Man dies after fall from platform on Alaska hiking trail GIRDWOOD, Alaska (AP) — A man has died after falling from a platform on an Alaska hiking trail. The Anchorage Daily News reported Sunday that 57-year-old Jeffrey Hummel of Anchorage was killed in the ...
07:00 2019-06-10

‘Looking for Alaska’ puts a quirky twist on teen love Move over, Chuck Lorre — Josh Schwartz is the next generation’s king of TV. Schwartz, best known for teen shows such as “The O.C.” and “Gossip Girl,” expands his empire with “Looking for Alaska,” prem...
04:12 2019-10-11

Magnitude 5.8 earthquake strikes off southern Alaska coast HOMER, Alaska (AP) — A magnitude 5.8 earthquake struck off the coast of southern Alaska, but no damage has been reported. The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake hit around 1:50 a.m. Monday southwes...
18:24 2019-05-27

Feds allocate $10M to combat violence in rural Alaska WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr has declared a law enforcement emergency in Alaska, clearing the way for the Justice Department to award more than $10 million to combat crime in rural ...
19:36 2019-06-28

Rare whale near Alaska recorded singing for first time Marine biologists have for the first time recorded the “song” of the rare eastern North Pacific right whale, of which fewer than 30 remain on the planet....
00:48 2019-06-21

Police in Alaska detain 12-year-old boy in fatal shooting ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Anchorage police say the suspect detained in a fatal weekend shooting is 12 years old. Police announced Wednesday that the boy is suspected of shooting 18-year-old Thomas Will...
22:00 2019-06-05

The Latest: Barr in Alaska to talk about Native violence ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Attorney General William Barr’s visit to Alaska (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Tribal representatives told U.S. Attorney General William Barr that rural...
04:24 2019-05-30

'Heat dome' smashes temperature records in Alaska Alaska may be famous for freezing temperatures and snow-capped mountains - but its biggest city has just smashed heat records as the US state basks under a heatwave....
16:12 2019-07-06

US intercepts Russian fighter jets and bombers off Alaska The U.S. intercepted two Russian fighter jets and four Russian bombers near the Alaskan coast Monday, according to the North American Aerospace Defense Command....
19:00 2019-05-21

BP to quit Alaska after 60 years with $5.6 billion sale to Hilcorp British oil major BP Plc on Tuesday agreed to sell all its Alaskan properties for $5.6 billion to privately held Hilcorp Energy Co, exiting a region where it operated for 60 years....
14:00 2019-08-28

Alaska heat wave could bring record temperatures Alaska has been hit with record-high temperatures that have the arctic state packing heat. The unusual heat wave will have the northernmost state cooking in temperatures of 87 degrees or higher over t...
03:12 2019-07-05

The Latest: Woman dies in Alaska trying to reach famed bus A newlywed woman from Belarus who was swept away by a river in Alaska was trying to reach an abandoned bus made famous by the book and film “Into the Wild.”...
19:36 2019-07-31

Alaska boaters likely killed by falling glacier ice, officials say The bodies of three boaters from Europe who died in an Alaska lake were surrounded by frozen debris, a sign that the victims were killed by ice that fell from the melting glacier that feeds the lake, ...
08:00 2019-08-02

Get $29 One-Way and $57 Roundtrip Tickets During Alaska's Flash Sale Today Alaska Airlines is having a flash sale Tuesday that brings the cost of a flight down to as low as $29 for a one-way ticket and $57 for a roundtrip ticket....
09:12 2019-08-28

Sailing in Treacherous Waters to Alaska. With Toddlers for Crew. With a barely-4-year-old and a not-quite-2-year-old, in a 32-foot boat sailing up the Inside Passage, a family discovers the best rewards are those never imagined....
19:36 2019-05-21

Heat, wildfires could alter Alaska's forest composition If global warming continues unabated and wildfires become bigger, stronger and burn more frequently among northern climates, scientists worry the composition of Alaska's northern forests could be perm...
00:48 2019-08-27

Alaska lawmakers near showdown with governor over education cuts Alaska lawmakers were heading for a showdown with Governor Mike Dunleavy on Wednesday to try and stop his bid to slash spending on higher education - a move the state's main university has warned coul...
21:00 2019-07-10

Initial report released in fatal Alaska crash ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A preliminary report on a fatal Alaska commercial floatplane crash says the pilot had just five hours of floatplane experience when he began company orientation in April. The ...
23:24 2019-05-31

Heatwave and Wildfires in Alaska as Temperatures Hit 90 Degrees On Independence Day It’s about 80 degrees inside Brian Brettschneider’s Anchorage, Alaska home, but he can’t open up his windows. Smoke is drifting into the city from the nearby Swan Lake wildfire, and ...
23:12 2019-07-05

US Fighter Jets Again Intercept Russian Bombers Off Alaska US fighter jets intercepted several Russian bombers in international airspace off the coast of Alaska on Tuesday, in the fourth and fifth such incursions this year, US military officials said on......
15:24 2019-05-22

Russian Bombers, Fighters Intercepted Near Alaska By F-22s: US Military US fighters intercepted six Russian military aircraft in international airspace west of Alaska, and shadowed them until they exited the area, the North American Air Defense Command said Tuesday....
21:24 2019-05-21

Alaska governor reverses course on controversial budget cuts Alaska's governor signed a budget bill on Monday rolling back most of the deep, highly controversial spending cuts he imposed weeks ago on the University of Alaska but rebuffed a renewed bid by lawmak...
09:00 2019-08-20

Fat is fabulous for bears in Alaska's Katmai National Park Alaska grizzly bears packing on pounds (kilos) for the winter are competing for more than the season's last salmon. They are also vying for the title of the state's fattest bear....
23:48 2019-10-07

Shorts in Alaska? Residents, tourists cope in heat You wouldn't normally associate Anchorage, Alaska with record heat, but that's been the case for the last 11 days, The National Weather Service says there have been nine new daily high tempe...
07:48 2019-07-10

The Latest: Epidemiologist killed in Alaska plane crash KETCHIKAN, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on a second fatal Alaska floatplane crash in a week (all times local): 12:20 p.m. An Alaska tribal health organization says the passenger killed in the state’...
23:36 2019-05-21

Earthquake tests new wireless network in far-flung Alaska ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A major earthquake that rocked Alaska proved to be a trial run in the state’s largest city for a new national wireless network dedicated to first responders. Anchorage P...
07:12 2019-06-13

U.S. military begins Exercise Northern Edge in Alaska Approximately 10,000 U.S. military personnel are participating in a 12-day joint training exercise called Northern Edge 2019 on and above central Alaska ranges and the Gulf of Alaska....
17:00 2019-05-21

Pilot, passenger die in small plane crash in Alaska KETCHIKAN, Alaska — Authorities say a pilot and a single passenger have died after a small plane crashed Monday near Ketchikan. Ketchikan Gateway Borough spokeswoman Deanna Thomas says in a release th...
17:00 2019-05-21

Climate crisis: Alaska is melting and it’s likely to accelerate global heating The state has just had its warmest spring on record, causing permafrost to thaw and dramatically reshaping some areasA city in western Alaska has lost a huge stretch of riverbank to erosion that may t...
10:00 2019-06-14

U.S. takes major step toward oil drilling in Alaska wildlife refuge The Trump administration on Thursday took a major step toward opening Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil drilling, drawing criticism from environmentalists and an effort by Democratic law...
03:00 2019-09-13

Troopers: 3 dead in plane crash on Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska State Troopers say three people were killed when a small plane crashed on land near a bay on the Kenai Peninsula. Troopers spokesman Ken Marsh says the crash occurred F...
04:48 2019-06-23

Pilot reports flash just before fatal mid-air Alaska plane collision The surviving pilot in last week's fatal mid-air plane collision in Alaska saw a flash just before the two planes collided with a "large, loud impact," according to a National Transportation Safety Bo...
01:48 2019-05-23

2,000 air force personnel from 4 nations join Red Flag-Alaska exercises Red Flag-Alaska, an exercise involving 2,000 personnel, 85 aircraft and the air forces of four Pacific Rim countries, is underway, the U.S. Air Force announced....
08:12 2019-06-15

With far-north temperatures rising, Alaska tundra fires proliferate In Alaska, where sea ice has shrunk to record lows in places and far-north temperatures have climbed to record highs, dozens of fires are burning the treeless tundra and releasing carbon into the atmo...
03:24 2019-06-22

Russian Sailor's Message In Bottle Found 50 Years Later In Alaska A man gathering firewood in Alaska discovered a bottle with a handwritten message inside wishing the finder "happy sailing" more than 50 years after it was dropped into the sea by a Russian sailor....
00:36 2019-08-20

Alaska lawmakers weigh governor’s call for new session venue WASILLA, Alaska (AP) — When Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy called a special session in his hometown of Wasilla, some agreed with him that a change of venue would be good for lawmakers struggling to finish ...
07:48 2019-06-20

As fall begins in Alaska, wildfires linked to warming rage on Leaves in Alaska are changing color and the rainy season is supposed to begin, but wildfires are raging on in an unusually long and fierce fire season that scientists say is linked to the far north's ...
12:00 2019-08-30

Russian sailor's 1969 message in a bottle found in Alaska A message in a bottle launched into the sea by a Russian sailor during the Cold War has been found 50 years later by an Alaskan man while he was out gathering firewood....
12:00 2019-08-19

Alaska Teenager Plotted Best Friend’s Murder for $9 Million, Police Say A man who met Denali Brehmer online offered her the money to arrange the killing of Cynthia Hoffman, 19, and document the crime with photos and video, the authorities said....
06:48 2019-06-20

Oil Search woes in Papua New Guinea throw spotlight on Alaska With a giant gas project expansion in the tropical highlands of remote Papua New Guinea bogged down by politics, the country's biggest company, Oil Search , is turning for growth to the other side of ...
06:00 2019-09-09

Alaska high school swimmer disqualified because swimsuit exposes too much High schooler loses 100-meter freestyle victory after referee rules her swimsuit was too revealing. Critics say "curvier" girls are treated unfairly.       ...
05:24 2019-09-11

Cold War sailor's 50-year-old message in a bottle found in Alaska Green bottle was discovered on a remote shoreline by a man collecting firewoodA man discovered a 50-year-old letter in a bottle from the Russian Navy on the shores of western Alaska.Tyler Ivanoff foun...
07:00 2019-08-19

Scientists baffled as dozens of seals reported dead in Alaska The discovery of at least 60 dead ice seals that have been found along Alaska’s west coast in recent months is baffling federal biologists, who said the deaths have been reported in “unusu...
18:00 2019-06-13

U.S. vows first oil lease sale in Alaska Arctic refuge this year The U.S. Interior Department is determined to sell oil leases for the first time this year in the ecologically sensitive but presumably petroleum-rich coastal plain of Alaska's Arctic National Wildlif...
05:00 2019-05-31

'There is no silver lining': why Alaska fires are a glimpse of our climate future For residents of Anchorage, July’s wildfire and unprecedented temperatures plus the current McKinley Fire confirm that global heating has changed life foreverMajor fires are burning this week in south...
13:12 2019-08-23

Coast Guardsman, 19, charged with murdering fellow seaman in Alaska A 19-year-old Coast Guardsman has been arrested and charged with murdering a fellow seaman in Alaska this past January, the Coast Guard announced Thursday....
11:12 2019-08-30

Barr in Alaska to talk Native violence, not Mueller remarks ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — U.S. Attorney General William Barr is visiting Alaska to meet with tribal leaders and other officials about disproportionately high rates of violence and sexual assault in Nat...
21:24 2019-05-29

Zac Brown loses bid to limit public access to his home in Alaska Country singer Zac Brown asked to remove easements allowing access along his Alaska property, but the bid was rejected by a local planning commission.        ...
02:48 2019-08-15

Alaska bear put down after breaking into fishing lodge in search of dinner A brown bear walked into the kitchen of a fishing lodge in Alaska in search of a meal over the weekend and had to be put down when it showed no fear of humans....
01:00 2019-07-04

Trump administration rejects new protections for iconic Alaska tree An iconic Alaska tree that is dying off from rising forest temperatures and diminished winter snowpack was deemed ineligible by U.S. wildlife officials on Friday for special protection under the U.S. ...
07:24 2019-10-05

U.S. records 25 new measles cases as outbreak spreads to Ohio, Alaska The United States recorded 25 new measles cases last week, raising the total number of cases this year to 1,148 in the country's worst outbreak in a quarter century, federal health officials said on M...
23:24 2019-07-22

Alaska's hottest month portends transformation into 'unfrozen state' July 2019 now stands as Alaska’s hottest month on record, the latest benchmark in a long-term warming trend with ominous repercussions ranging from rapidly vanishing summer sea ice and melting glacier...
16:48 2019-08-09

Troopers: 3 dead, 1 critically injured in Alaska plane crash MOOSE PASS, Alaska (AP) — Authorities say three people died and a fourth was severely injured in a plane crash near Moose Pass on Friday. Alaska State Troopers spokesman Tim DeSpain told the Anchorage...
02:00 2019-06-30

Russian bombers intercepted by US and Canadian fighter jets near Alaska US and Canadian fighter jets have intercepted a pair of Russian bombers in international airspace off the coast of Alaska, the North American Aerospace Defence Command said....
11:48 2019-08-09

Parts of Alaska Have No Sea Ice For the First Time Ever As Temperatures in the Region Hit Record Highs Alaska has seen the lowest levels of sea ice ever this summer as record temperatures and wildfires hit the region with some areas completely ice free — an event which has never occurred so earl...
22:36 2019-08-08

Alaska Supreme Court hears climate change lawsuit Attorneys for 16 young Alaskans who sued over state climate change policy have argued their case before Alaska Supreme Court justices. (Oct 9)        ...
17:24 2019-10-10

Alaska records warmest month ever in July with coastline barren of sea ice Average temperature for month amid Arctic heatwave was 58.1F (14.5C), nearly 1F above previous high set in July 2004A heatwave pulsating through the Arctic helped push Alaska to its warmest month ever...
08:36 2019-08-08

Alaska Native girl leads animated kids TV show in US first ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Princess Daazhraii Johnson grew up eating dried salmon and moose-head soup — foods labeled weird by other kids who had no understanding of her culture and traditions. Now the Fairb...
00:24 2019-07-09

Alaska: temperatures rival Miami amid 'unprecedented' heatwave Anchorage’s weather station recorded 90F on Thursday, breaking the previous record high of 85FAlaska’s temperatures soared to new highs on the Fourth of July as the state bisected by the Arctic Circle...
19:12 2019-07-05

Authorities identify 3 tourists found dead in Alaska lake Authorities have identified the three tourists found dead in the frigid waters of an Alaska lake this week — as officials said falling ice may have ejected them from their canoe. The bodies of a Germa...
18:48 2019-08-02

Alaska’s governor is trying to destroy its universities. The state may never recover | Cas Mudde Mike Dunleavy wants to cut the Alaskan university system by $130m – a staggering 41% of its budgetWe rarely devote much attention to what happens in the largest state of the US. No, not Texas – Alaska...
17:24 2019-07-06

Alaska and Amazon vie to hire 2,200 to be freed under Trump prison reform President Trump's criminal justice reform law will release some 2,200 federal inmates next week, and reform supporters are finding broad interest among employers, including Alaska's seafood industry a...
11:36 2019-07-12

2nd Alaska floatplane crash in a week kills pilot, passenger KETCHIKAN, Alaska (AP) — Authorities say the second Alaska floatplane crash in a week has killed two people in the same region where two floatplanes collided last week in an accident that left six peo...
18:48 2019-05-21

Alaska Airlines flight from JFK diverted after man tries to storm cockpit: report An Alaska Airlines flight made an emergency landing Thursday after a passenger threatened to storm the cockpit because he couldn’t use the bathrooms in first class, according to media reports. T...
14:00 2019-09-27

Clash over deep spending cuts faces another round in Alaska Alaska's governor won a showdown on Wednesday with lawmakers trying to reverse his bid to slash spending on higher education by 40%, but opponents vowed to keep fighting the unprecedented cut, which u...
06:36 2019-07-11

Alaska man charged with killing polar bear in town filled with them A man was charged for killing a polar bear in an Alaskan village invaded by the animals as Arctic sea ice has melted. Chris Gordon, 35, improperly stored whale meat, attracting the bear, and then shot...
09:24 2019-07-15

Youths’ climate change lawsuit goes to Alaska Supreme Court The Alaska Supreme Court will hear arguments Wednesday in a lawsuit that claims state policy on fossil fuels is harming the constitutional right of young Alaskans to a safe climate....
20:12 2019-10-09

Scientists warn polar bear encounters on the rise in Alaska ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Alaska scientists say the chances of a polar bear encounter have increased after research reveals the bears are arriving on shore earlier and staying on land longer, a report said....
14:48 2019-08-12

University of Alaska regents postpone 'financial-exigency' decision Leaders of the University of Alaska, facing a 41% cut in state funding by the governor, on Monday postponed a decision to declare the academic equivalent of bankruptcy reorganization until the end of ...
07:12 2019-07-16

The Latest: Trump meets troops in Alaska en route to Japan WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s trip to Japan (all times local): 8:15 p.m. President Donald Trump has greeted U.S. troops in Alaska while on his way to a state visit in ...
03:48 2019-05-25

Alaska governor prevails over lawmakers in clash over his spending cuts Alaska's governor prevailed on Wednesday in a showdown with lawmakers trying to reverse his bid to slash higher education spending by 40%, a move the state's main university has warned would force it ...
04:00 2019-07-11

No face-to-face trade talks announced for US and China, telephone talks limited The White House and Beijing have said they are engaged in negotiations over trade, but the current talks are taking place only over the telephone and appear to be limited. There have been no face-to-f...
06:48 2019-08-28

Blindsided by a ‘Devastating’ Veto, Alaska’s University System Pleads for a Lifeline Facing campus closures and wide layoffs, university leaders are pleading with lawmakers to override the governor’s deep cuts to state support in a special session this week....
02:12 2019-07-08

Fur seal moms, pups find refuge on steaming Alaska volcano ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska’s northern fur seal population for three decades has been classified as depleted, but the marine mammals are showing up in growing numbers at an unlikely location _ a t...
20:48 2019-10-03

U.S., Israel conduct test of Arrow 3 anti-ballistic system in Alaska The United States and Israel announced Sunday that they tested an Arrow 3 anti-ballistic weapon in a high altitude hit-to-kill engagement in Alaska, the first such test outside of Israel....
19:24 2019-07-31

Anchorage, Alaska reaches 90 degress in record-shattering heat wave ANCHORAGE, Alaska (NBC NEWS) – Alaska hit record-breaking temperatures on Independence Day, shattering the previous heat record by 5 degrees. At 5 p.m. local time Thursday, Anchorage reached 90 ...
20:00 2019-07-05

Alaska heat wave: Coldest state could see all-time record today Anchorage, Alaska's biggest city, is struggling with dry conditions, wildfires and what could become the hottest day on record.        ...
17:36 2019-07-04

Alaska high school swimmer's disqualification over swimsuit fit is overturned A referee disqualified an Alaska high school swimmer on Friday after claiming that her swimsuit was too revealing. That decision has been overturned.       ...
04:36 2019-09-12

3 tourist kayakers found dead in glacial lake in Alaska: officials The bodies of three kayakers were found in the frigid waters of a glacial lake in Alaska, officials said. A spokeswoman in the port city of Valdez said the victims were spotted at about 10 a.m. Tuesda...
17:48 2019-07-31

Air quality plummets as wildfire smoke hits Alaska's most populous cities Smoke and soot from central Alaska wildfires have afflicted the subarctic city of Fairbanks with some of the world's worst air pollution in recent days, forcing many residents indoors and prompting on...
07:24 2019-07-10

Meet the 'star ingredient' changing fortunes in Alaska's waters: seaweed Growing awareness of the climate crisis and a shift to plant-based diets have turned kelp farming into a thriving industryWhile farmers in much of the US spend the late spring patiently waiting for th...
00:12 2019-06-12

Airline Involved in 2 Deadly Alaska Crashes Suspends Operations, Officials Say Taquan Air, which operates sightseeing tours and regular air service, was involved in two crashes within a week, officials said. Eight people were killed....
03:24 2019-05-22

Get Out of Town With Alaska Airlines' Nationwide Flight Sale, Starting at $87 Roundtrip It’s time to start planning your end-of-summer and fall getaways, and you can look to Alaska Airlines’ latest flight sale for inspiration, with roundtrip tickets starting at $87 from dozens of cities....
20:36 2019-07-24

FOCUS-Oil Search woes in Papua New Guinea throw spotlight on Alaska With a giant gas project expansion in the tropical highlands of remote Papua New Guinea bogged down by politics, the country's biggest company, Oil Search, is turning for growth to the other side of t...
03:12 2019-09-09

Catfish capitals? Alaska tops the states where your online romance may be a scam Your online romancer might be a catfisher with a fake profile. These are the states where you are most likely to fall for a scammer.        ...
02:36 2019-06-14

Trump administration swaps land to cut road through Alaska wildlife refuge The Trump administration has resurrected a plan to carve a road through a national wildlife refuge in Alaska, less than four months after a federal judge struck down an earlier plan as illegal....
06:24 2019-07-25

Daily on Energy: BP’s Alaska exit not a good sign for ANWR drilling Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00...
20:00 2019-08-28

Alaska nurse practitioner, doctor charged in opioid distribution scheme An Alaska nurse practitioner and a doctor dubbed "the Candy Man" were charged Wednesday with providing millions of opioid doses to patients who did not medically require the drugs, which in turn fuele...
08:24 2019-10-10

Alaska Supreme Court rules state sex offender registry law unconstitutional The Alaska Supreme Court ruled that a state law requiring the registry of all sex offenders is unconstitutional because it violates offenders' rights to due process. The ruling was issued Friday. ...
04:24 2019-06-15

Siberian Wildfires and Heatwaves in Alaska: How the Arctic Is Nearing a Point of No Return Many of the globe’s far northern regions have been experiencing extreme weather events over the past two months. Plumes of smoke have been picked up by satellites from wildfires across Alaska an...
02:12 2019-08-03

Alaska to receive $10M from Justice Department to combat violent crime, AG Barr says Attorney General William Barr on Friday declared a public-safety emergency in Alaska so the Justice Department could allocate more than $10 million toward fighting violent crime in some of the state’s...
11:48 2019-06-29

Alaska officials walk out of session after speaker declares ‘Hail Satan’ A Satanic Temple member who won the right to deliver an invocation at an Alaska government meeting prompted a walkout from a dozen attendees and borough officials when she declared “Hail Satan.” About...
15:24 2019-06-21

Record-smashing heat wave bakes Alaska, worsening wildfires Record-smashing heat has scorched Alaska over the past few days, and even worse heat is in store for the week ahead.        ...
00:12 2019-07-02

UPDATE 1-U.S. issues mixed report on Alaska Gasline's LNG export plant U.S. energy regulators issued a report on Friday for Alaska Gasline Development Corp's proposed $43.4 billion Alaska liquefied natural gas (LNG) project that found it would provide economic benefits t...
03:36 2019-06-29

Alaska lawsuit seeks to block Trump road deal through refuge Environmentalists on Wednesday filed a lawsuit challenging a new Trump Administration plan to build a road through a national wildlife refuge in Alaska....
04:12 2019-08-08

Trump administration declares emergency in violence-plagued rural Alaska U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Friday declared a public-safety emergency in rural Alaska and pledged $10.5 million in federal funds to combat some of the nation's worst rates of sexual assault,...
05:00 2019-06-29

Late-season fires flare up in drought-stricken parts of Alaska Late-season wildfires during one of the driest summers on record in Anchorage have destroyed homes, forced evacuations, closed roads and schools and poured sometimes-dangerous levels of smoke into the...
02:36 2019-08-20

Beaver makes surprise cameo in Alaska police camera video ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A police camera caught a beaver’s surprise appearance near a traffic stop in Alaska’s largest city. Anchorage police posted the brief video on the department’...
03:48 2019-05-25

The Alaska Governor’s Proposed Budget Cuts Would Be a Disaster for US Climate Research It’s not just the Alaskan landscape that’s on fire right now. The university system could also go up in smoke if the Governor Mike Dunleavy’s proposed budget cuts go through. That includes crucial res...
23:12 2019-07-02

Alaska wildfires sparked by high winds force mandatory evacuations Pilot cars began shepherding motorists through a previously-closed stretch of Alaska’s George Parks Highway for several hours Saturday after high winds and dry weather sparked six blazes.  ...
21:48 2019-08-18

Alaska man finds 50-year-old message in a bottle written by Russian sailor An Alaska man found a piece of history along a local shoreline — a 50-year-old message in a bottle written by a Cold War Russian sailor, according to a new report. Tyler Ivanoff was with his chi...
17:36 2019-08-19

Alaska Airlines investigating video of worker throwing bags from plane Alaska Airlines is looking into a May incident after video footage was shared of a worker carelessly throwing luggage from the airplane onto a cart below. The video, which was reportedly taken May 16 ...
23:48 2019-06-07

| WATCH | Russian sailor's message in bottle found 50 years later in Alaska A man gathering firewood in Alaska discovered a bottle with a handwritten message inside wishing the finder "happy sailing" more than 50 years after it was dropped into the sea by a Russian sailor....
22:36 2019-08-21

Giant Heat Dome Over Alaska Fuels Wildfires, Record Temperature All-time heat records are at risk in Alaska in the coming days as a massive and abnormally intense area of high pressure locks in and strengthens over the region....
05:48 2019-07-04

Alaska GOP Cancels 2020 Republican Presidential Primary, Joining 3 Other States (ANCHORAGE, Alaska) — The Alaska Republican Party has canceled holding a presidential primary in 2020. In a statement Saturday, the party’s State Central Committee passed a rule saying a p...
20:24 2019-09-22

Two men accuse Alaska Airlines employee of racial profiling after Newark Airport evacuation An alarm set off at Newark Liberty Airport on Labor Day sparked panic, and the two men who were questioned say they were racially profiled.       ...
11:36 2019-09-09

Alaska’s State Budget Is Slumping. The Governor’s 40% Cut to the University System Could Make It Even Worse Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy thinks he has a solution to years of state budget shortfalls from shrinking oil industry revenue. On June 28, he used his veto power to slash more than $440 million from the ...
07:12 2019-07-11

Alaska Native leaders seek U.S. attorney general's help to fight rural crime U.S. Attorney General Robert Barr on Wednesday promised Alaska Native leaders he would work to strengthen law enforcement in the state's rural areas hit by alarmingly high rates of violent crime....
06:48 2019-05-30

Oregon man arrested in 1978 cold-case murder of Alaska teen, authorities say The case of an Alaska teenager who was beaten, raped and dragged from a moving car has been solved using DNA and genetic genealogy, authorities said Thursday....
05:12 2019-09-07

Alaska mine developer Northern Dynasty wins U.S. EPA reprieve, shares soar The Trump administration said on Tuesday it would lift an Obama-era restriction on the world's biggest undeveloped gold and copper resource owned by Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd, sending the Canadian...
08:12 2019-08-01

Maryland man dead, 4 injured after Alaska floatplane's takeoff was aborted, officials say A Maryland man visiting Alaska with his family was killed and one of his three children was critically injured Friday after their floatplane’s takeoff was aborted.      ...
06:12 2019-07-22

Alaska Heat Wave Shatters City's Record, Disrupts Jobs And Lives Temperatures in Alaska's largest city Anchorage have soared to a sweltering all-time record of 90 degrees Fahrenheit (32 centigrade) as a heat wave grips the US state which straddles the Arctic......
03:36 2019-07-06

Woman's 'Hail Satan' invocation prompts walkout from Alaska town meeting Several government officials and attendees walked out of an Alaska government meeting south of Anchorage this week when an official who's also a member of the Satanic Temple  ended the opening prayer ...
07:00 2019-06-21

Sarah Palin's husband seeks divorce, Alaska court filing suggests Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin, the 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee, and her husband, Todd, appear headed for divorce after more than 30 years of marriage, state court records showed....
18:12 2019-09-10

Army paratrooper dies in Alaska vehicle rollover in latest deadly accident An Army paratrooper was killed in Alaska after his vehicle rolled over Friday, the latest in a series of accidents that has killed or injured more than 50 troops and cadets since April....
01:24 2019-06-19

Baked Alaska: record heat fuels wildfires and sends tourists to the beach Anchorage sees 80-degree weather with nearly 120 fires blazing across the stateRecord-breaking heat across Alaska is pushing tourists to beaches, and sending flames across the unseasonably hot, dry st...
08:24 2019-07-03

Alaska Airlines' credit card has quietly become one of the best travel cards — even for people who hardly ever fly with the airline Alaska Airlines There are plenty of good travel cards out there. However, few are attached to a program as flexible and easy-to-navigate as Alaska Airlines' Mileage Plan. With Alaska Airlines' conti...
22:48 2019-08-10

Deep budget cuts put University of Alaska in crisis mode; 'grappling with survival' The University of Alaska board of regents, facing deep budget cuts exacted by the governor that will eliminate about 40% of the university's state funding, voted at an emergency meeting on Monday to d...
02:01 2019-07-23

Tentative deal reached to end Alaska ferry boat strike: federal mediator Contract negotiators between striking Alaska ferry boat workers and state officials have reached a tentative deal to end a 9-day-old walkout that has shut down the state Maritime Highway System, a fed...
22:00 2019-08-02

Alaska natives accuse White House of hiding Arctic oil impact information Alaska Natives and environmental groups sued the Trump administration on Wednesday, accusing it of concealing information about the effects of oil development in the long-protected Arctic National Wil...
02:24 2019-08-01

Alaska's Taquan Air suspends operations after two deadly floatplane crashes in one week All Taquan Air commuter and sightseeing flights have been cancelled indefinitely, the Federal Aviation Administration said Tuesday.        ...
04:12 2019-05-22

Record-smashing heat wave bakes Alaska, worsening wildfires and melting sea ice Record-smashing heat has scorched Alaska over the past few days, and even worse heat is in store for the week ahead.        ...
18:24 2019-07-01

Baked Alaska: Anchorage Smashes Temperature Record as Thermometer Hits 90 Degrees This year’s Independence Day in Anchorage, Alaska, is not one its residents will soon forget as the temperature got as high as 90 degrees Fahrenheit (32 degrees Celsius), establishing a new record for...
01:24 2019-07-06

Man Who Strangled and Masturbated on an Unconscious Woman Got a Free Pass Under Alaska's Sexual Assault Law Last year, a man from Anchorage, Alaska pleaded guilty to second-degree assault for tackling, strangling, and ejaculating on an unconscious woman on the side of a road. In September, he walked out of ...
21:12 2019-06-17

Senior China diplomat says important for U.S.-China to meet face-to-face Senior Chinese diplomat Wang Yi, who meet with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday, said it was important for China and the United States to meet face-to-face and cooperate no matter how m...
10:12 2019-08-01

Report: Pilot maneuvered to show passengers a waterfall, saw a flash before Alaska midair collision A pilot maneuvered to show passengers a waterfall before his floatplane collided with another in Alaska, killing six people, according to a report.        ...
08:36 2019-05-23

Summer getaways we're losing to climate change, from Alaska to Yellowstone National Park Which vacation destinations are suffering from temperature and weather fluctuations? These getaways are deteriorating due to climate change.       ...
18:24 2019-07-05

2 more dead gray whales have been found in Alaska, bringing the year's toll to 75 along the US West Coast Two more gray whales were found dead this week in Alaska amid the mysterious surge of deaths within the species this year along the US West Coast, CNN affiliate KTUU reports....
09:48 2019-06-09

Alaska School District Says Non-White Swimmer Disqualified for ‘Suit Wedgie’ Was Targeted for Her Curves [UPDATE] The Anchorage School District in Alaska is appealing a recent decision to disqualify a champion 17-year-old swimmer because a referee thought her school-issued swimsuit showed too much of her buttocks...
16:36 2019-09-12

Bear scare: teens come face-to-face with black bear (KCRA) Two teenage boys said they learned an important lesson after finding a bear inside their vacation home in Truckee, California. Hayes Sherman and Bobby Harden were watching TV Saturday when they...
23:48 2019-08-20

Husband of ‘resting bitch face’ woman gets ‘resting bro face’ fix Last week, The Post talked to Hope Davis, a 42-year-old New Yorker who — like many New York women — treated her resting bitch face with cosmetic surgery. Her pick-me-up went viral and struck a chord w...
03:36 2019-09-24

Alaska man illegally killed polar bear, left wasting carcass in front yard for months: authorities An Alaska man has been federally charged with illegally killing a polar bear and leaving its carcass to rot in his front yard for five months, authorities said last week....
17:36 2019-07-16

Alaska murder mystery twist: Memory card found along road shows man assaulting and killing woman, cops say Alaska cops charged an Anchorage man with murder Tuesday after shocking videos found on a mysterious memory card allegedly captured the suspect assaulting and killing a woman whose remains were recent...
01:24 2019-10-11

The best Labor Day sales you can already get Labor Day is right around the corner, but you can already on mattresses, major appliances, fashion, tech, and more.       ...
00:00 2019-08-27

The best Labor Day events in the US If you still haven’t figured out your Labor day Weekend plans, listen up! It’s not too late to figure out something fun to do during the holiday. Buzz60's Susana Victoria Perez has mo...
22:48 2019-08-30

Alaska ferry workers go on strike for first time in 42 years: 'We have tried and tried to work with the state' Hundreds of Alaska ferry workers went on strike on Wednesday, likely halting the marine highway system that serves as a lifeline for rural areas.        ...
07:36 2019-07-25

American Airlines mechanic accused of sabotage was fired by Alaska Airlines over mistakes: report An American Airlines mechanic accused of tampering with the navigation system on a flight from Miami to the Bahamas had reportedly been fired from Alaska Airlines a decade ago after a series of perfor...
13:36 2019-09-07

The Best Labor Day Sales on Men's Clothing We’ve gone ahead and picked out a handful of the finest, flyest labor day sales from J.Crew, Ralph Lauren, Adidas, and more for your shopping pleasure....
07:36 2019-08-30

Women can now use VR to check out during labor Virtual reality can distract from very real pain. VR headsets are being offered to moms-to-be during labor to help distract from the painful experience. The immersive entertainment is “being use...
05:36 2019-08-10

A ban on child labor in Africa is not enough Many children in Africa have to work as domestic help, on plantations or in prostitution to survive. They are robbed of their childhood and guaranteed a life in poverty if they are kept out of school....
20:12 2019-06-12

What to watch this Labor Day 2019 Labor Day is here at last — and not everyone has a vacation planned. There’s something to be said for kicking back in front of your TV to relax and do nothing. But with over 500 shows on the air, you...
05:36 2019-08-31

Happy Labor Day from The A.V. Club It’s Labor Day in the United States today, the one day out of the year where we collectively come together as a nation to quietly acknowledge that hey, maybe working ourselves to death while living qu...
03:00 2019-09-03

The best Labor Day sales already happening Labor Day is right around the corner, but you can already on mattresses, major appliances, fashion, tech, and more.       ...
23:12 2019-08-27

The best Labor Day sales and deals you can already get Labor Day is right around the corner, but you can already on mattresses, major appliances, fashion, tech, and more.       ...
11:12 2019-08-28

You Can (and Should!) Wear White After Labor Day Wake up, sheeple! White happens to be one of the most urbane and refined colors you can wear in the colder months. Here's how to wear white after Labor Day....
22:36 2019-09-02

The Best Labor Day Deals EVER…then knock another 15% off THAT! TNW respects your time, so when they assemble four killer products with savings of more than 90 percent off, rest assured it’s the best Labor Day lineup of deals ever. You can even take another 15 per...
14:48 2019-09-02

Happy Labor Day, From Our Laborers To Yours The blogging callouses on the tips of my fingers are throbbing, and that can only mean two things: it’s either time to elect a new Pope, or it’s finally Labor Day....
23:12 2019-09-02

Hurry, These Labor Day Deals Are Still Available! We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
21:36 2019-09-03

Newlywed woman dies in Alaska trying to reach famed bus from 'Into the Wild' book, film A newlywed woman who was swept away by a river in Alaska was trying to reach an abandoned bus made famous by the book and film “Into the Wild.”        ...
17:36 2019-07-31

Alaska Air criticized after video surfaces of worker 'carelessly throwing luggage' off plane An Alaska Airlines worker was shown in a Twitter video "carelessly throwing luggage" off a plane. Several bags bounced off a cart and onto the tarmac.       ...
23:48 2019-06-09

Save $49+ On The Everlane of Briefcases For Labor Day The Brazilian leather Daniel’s messenger bag is just the right size for modern (i.e. small) laptops, and is full of terrific touches. They rarely go on sale, but now through 9/2, you can save 25% on t...
15:36 2019-08-27

NHL won't seek early end to labor deal The NHL, satisfied with the current labor situation, announced Friday that it won't reopen the collective bargaining agreement (CBA) with its players next year....
09:12 2019-08-31

No trash, recycling collection on Labor Day Residential and commercial trash and recycling will not be collected on Labor Day. All of City of Tucson residential and commercial customers with regular collection on any day Monday through Friday w...
23:24 2019-08-23

The best time to book your Labor Day flight Labor Day is just 67 days away, which means that if you're looking for one last summer getaway before school starts, chances are you've already started thinking about booking flights....
19:12 2019-06-27

2020 Democrats Want Labor to Know They Care It took several decades and one final, disastrous election for Democrats to acknowledge they had taken union support for granted. Many of them appear to be betting on not making the same mistake again...
20:00 2019-06-18

Slovakia to host EU's new labor agency The Slovak capital Bratislava on Thursday won the right to host a new European Union agency to oversee the labor market that is due to start operating this autumn....
12:48 2019-06-13

Wall St. flattens out into Labor Day weekend Gains on Wall Street petered out on Friday, with the Nasdaq index turning negative, as an upbeat mood fueled by signs of upcoming U.S.-China trade talks and solid domestic consumer spending data, wane...
19:12 2019-08-30

These Are the Best Labor Day Deals We’ve Found So Far Labor Day means summer is almost over, so sad! But we have something that will definitely cheer you up, Labor Day deals! Buzz60's Susana Victoria Perez has more.    ...
09:36 2019-09-02

It’s 2019. Yes, You Can Wear White After Labor Day. The Amazon is burning, Green Book remains the current Oscar “Best Picture” title holder for another six whole months, and for some reason, we’re still talking about Jeremy Renner (?) and his app (???)...
03:00 2019-09-12

Why the ‘skilled labor shortage’ is all about timing Dear John: The “skilled labor shortage” is BS. I just got a Master of Science degree in computer science with a focus on artificial intelligence, and every job I apply for has several hundred applican...
10:36 2019-07-21

The trendiest US destinations for Labor Day, according to HotelTonight People across the country are traveling for Labor Day. But where might they be going? HotelTonight has the answers.       ...
12:24 2019-08-28

Labor Day plans: Still wondering what to do? These apps can help This Labor Day weekend, why not throw an epic pool party, rent a speedboat, or even go glamping? A handful of new apps go all-in with the sharing economy.       ...
15:12 2019-08-28

17 things to do in the D.C. area over Labor Day weekend If you're hanging around the area for Labor Day, you have a chance to head to the National Book Festival, a pop-up Legoland and cookouts at local bars....
16:00 2019-08-29

'Words and pictures matter': Two Alaska 13-year-olds arrested for middle school shooting plans, police say Alaska authorities arrested two 13-year-old students for planning to bring a gun to their school and shoot people, the Juneau Police Department said.        ...
09:24 2019-08-26

10 Labor Day deals on gadgets, gizmos and goodies Labor Day has basically become synonymous with the end of the summer – which always feels a little bittersweet – but cheer up, because something even better is around the corner: Sales. Sale season is...
05:36 2019-09-02

Wall Street flattens out into Labor Day weekend U.S. stocks lost steam in afternoon trading on Friday as investors moved to the sidelines ahead of a long Labor day weekend but the three major indexes were on course to wrap up the week with their bi...
21:12 2019-08-30

Labor Militancy In Higher Education Is On the Rise Last year saw the highest number of strikes in America in more than 30 years. The strikes by public teachers got the most attention. But a new study shows that workers in higher education are getting ...
02:48 2019-09-04

Grab these charging essentials for an extra 15% off this Labor Day It may not be a fate worse than death, but no battery life definitely isn’t great. To assure you never succumb to that horror, check out this trio of charging accessories discounted by TNW Deals....
19:12 2019-08-31

In a Tight Labor Market, a Disability May Not Be a Barrier To expand the pool of workers, companies are recruiting stay-at-home parents, retirees and people with disabilities. Will they keep it up if the economy sours?...
14:12 2019-09-05

Trump to nominate Scalia's son for labor secretary U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he intends to nominate Eugene Scalia, the oldest son of the late Supreme Court justice Antonin Scalia, to be secretary of labor....
03:36 2019-07-19

These are the best and worst times to travel during Labor Day Weekend The excitement of going away for Labor Day Weekend can quickly be shattered by terrible traffic or a packed airport. If you want to avoid these two listen up, these are the best and worst times to tra...
18:24 2019-08-30

Labor Day brings big crowds to Mount Lemmon TUCSON- Tucsonans are escaping the heat this Labor Day by heading up to Mount Lemmon. Campsites and picnics areas were packed with limited parking spaces. “I want to go exploring and build a lit...
06:36 2019-09-03

How Hurricane Dorian is impacting Labor Day travel That last little bit of summer vacation is likely to be less relaxing than anticipated for travelers spending Labor Day weekend along the United States' Southeast coast....
04:48 2019-09-01

Labor Day TV sales 2019: the best 4K TV deals from Best Buy, Walmart, and more Labor Day sales have officially begun, and that means it's a fantastic time to find record-low prices on top-brand TVs. Labor Day TV sales include massive savings on a wide range of television se...
21:36 2019-08-30

Happy Labor Day, Here's Another Way Employers Take Advantage of Their Workers It’s Labor Day, which means it’s the perfect time for the Wall Street Journal to run a story about a way in which employers are scamming workers. The only problem is the Journal is pretending that the...
03:00 2019-09-03

Behind the Labor Department’s gambling game of job reports If we are to believe the US Labor Department, companies went through a massive hiring spurt in April and then slammed on the brakes in May. Neither is likely. Today, we are going to have a little fun ...
10:36 2019-06-11

Hurricane Dorian dampens Labor Day travel: What you need to know Labor Day travelers in the Southeast are on notice as Hurrican Dorian looms in the Atlantic. Here's what you need to know about disruption to flights, cruises, amusement parks and travel destinations....
17:36 2019-08-31

The best Labor Day Home Depot deals you can get this weekend Home Depot is more than just large appliances and DIY supplies—you can get kitchen and decor stuff on sale this Labor Day too.       ...
23:36 2019-08-30

Trump Manages to Get an Even Worse Labor Secretary Than the Last One Last week’s welcome resignation of Labor Secretary Alex Acosta came with a caveat: Acosta appeared to not be entirely on board with the White House’s full-throated deregulation efforts....
18:01 2019-07-17

For Decoding Labor Market, Unemployment Rate May Not Do the Job A low jobless rate should mean a tight labor market and inflation on the rise. Instead, wage growth has been muted and inflation weak, leading economists to question the utility of the official unempl...
22:12 2019-07-14

The Most Affordable Places to Vacation on Labor Day Weekend The time to nab a discounted plane ticket for Labor Day weekend has passed; however, there’s still time to get a great discount on a hotel room for the weekend....
22:00 2019-08-27

Our favorite mattress is at its best sale price for Labor Day Shopping for a new mattress this Labor Day just got better with this sale from Nectar, who makes the best mattresses we've tested to date.       ...
01:12 2019-08-30

Democrats speak at Iowa labor convention A number of Democratic presidential candidates converged Wednesday night on the Iowa Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO Convention in Altoona, Iowa, near Des Moines. (Aug. 22)      ...
15:12 2019-08-22

Woman in labor said she was ignored as she gave birth alone in jail An identity theft suspect gave birth alone on a mattress in her Denver jail cell — and no one provided medical attention, even though she writhed and screamed in pain, according to video and a l...
20:48 2019-08-29

The best Labor Day mattress deals you can find this year Labor Day is the best time to get a good deal on a new mattress from the likes of Casper, Nectar, Sealy, Helix, Tuft & Needle, and more.       ...
18:00 2019-08-29

CBOE, C2 and CFE Trading Schedule for the Labor Day Holiday CHICAGO, IL -- August 25, 2016 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced the following trading schedule for Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®), C2 Options Exchange (C2) and...
02:36 2019-05-22

7 Labor Day Sale Items We're Adding to Our Carts Now We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
13:12 2019-08-29

iRobot is having an incredible Labor Day sale on Roombas right now If you're in the market for a robot vacuum to help keep your floors tidy, iRobot's Labor Day sale features a ton of discounted Roombas to choose from.       ...
02:48 2019-08-29

Schumer calls for Labor Sec to resign over Epstein Sen. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and a growing list of Democrats say Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta should resign for his role in a 2008 plea deal that let Jeffrey Epstein escape prison time for a...
21:36 2019-07-09

The best Labor Day sales already happening on clothes, shoes, and more With Labor Day fast approaching, you can score some amazing savings on back-to-school styles, summer clearance items, and beauty products at a bunch of popular stores.      &...
19:24 2019-08-26

Labor Day Sales 2019: Your Guide to the Best Deals We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
21:12 2019-08-28

CBOE C2 And Cfe Trading Schedule For Labor Day Holiday CHICAGO, IL - August 25, 2014 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced the following trading schedule for Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®), C2 Options ExchangeSM (C2SM) and CBOE Futures ...
13:01 2019-05-22

CO2 goals to complicate PSA, Renault labor talks Renault and PSA Group face a potential stand-off with French workers worried that an industry drive to meet EU emissions targets will fuel demands for concessions in upcoming labor negotiations....
18:12 2019-09-19

GM and UAW union continue talks for new labor deal General Motors and the United Auto Workers (UAW) said they will continue talks on a new labor deal on Monday, as a strike by the union’s members enters its third week. UAW members went on strike Sept....
07:48 2019-10-01

Labor Day TV sales: 4K TV deals from Best Buy, Walmart, Amazon and more Labor Day sales have officially begun, and that means it's a fantastic time to find record-low prices on top-brand TVs. Labor Day TV sales include massive savings on a wide range of television se...
22:48 2019-08-27

Alexander Acosta resigns as labor secretary Embattled Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta resigned Friday morning amid the fallout over his handling of a sex trafficking case involving billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein. “I called the pre...
18:24 2019-07-12

GM and UAW union to continue talks on new labor deal General Motors Co and United Auto Workers (UAW) said they will continue talks on a new labor deal on Monday, as a strike by the union's members enters its third week....
08:36 2019-09-30

U.S. Job Openings Cool in Slowing Labor Market The number of job openings decreased in July from a year earlier for the second consecutive month, underscoring slowing demand for new workers, though opportunities remain plentiful for job seekers....
06:12 2019-09-11

N.F.L. Labor Talks Likely to Hinge on 18-Game Proposal The players are expected to get a larger percentage of league revenue in their next deal, and the owners are again aiming to expand the 16-game regular season....
18:00 2019-07-31

Police to crack down on impaired driving through Labor Day WASHINGTON (AP) — About 30,000 police officers will be out on the roads around the country through the Labor Day weekend to crack down on impaired driving. It’s an annual effort, but this year p...
06:48 2019-08-15

17 outfits that prove you can — and should — wear white after Labor Day Chris Jackson/Getty Images The idea that people shouldn't wear white after Labor Day until Memorial Day is a fashion "rule" that many no longer follow. The idea may have originated in the early 20th ...
09:12 2019-08-30

Chipotle Workers Walk Out Over Labor Complaints Workers at Chipotle Mexican Grille in New York City went on strike Tuesday over complaints about labor violations. The Service Employees International Union 32BJ said that more than 20 Chipotle restau...
15:24 2019-09-25

China's Labor Market Is Changing, but It Isn't Because of a Trade War China is grappling with a slowing growth pace and weaker business and consumer sentiment, but much of this is the result of the economy’s transition to one where services and domestic consumption have...
14:24 2019-09-24

Southwest Airlines cancels 737 Max flights through Labor Day Southwest Airlines announced Thursday it will keep its Boeing 737 Max fleet on the ground through the Labor Day weekend, joining the only other U.S. carrier that flies the Max 8....
23:36 2019-06-13

Labor Day sales 2019: Best deals on TVs, mattresses and more Ah, Labor Day: A three-day weekend, deals on big purchases, and oh, yes, a celebration of the social and economic achievements of American workers. What could be a better way to spend your paid time o...
14:24 2019-08-30

What would we do without them? Labor Day marks 50 years since the ATM made its U.S. debut This Labor Day will mark the 50th anniversary of the ATM in the U.S. It debuted at a Chemical Bank in Long Island on Sept. 2, 1969.       ...
14:48 2019-08-30

Rebooting World Cup of Hockey to be part of NHL labor talks NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and union chief Don Fehr tell The Associated Press they are in favor of rebooting the World Cup of Hockey tournament and holding it every four years    &#...
22:36 2019-06-23

Trump to Nominate Eugene Scalia for Labor Secretary Job Mr. Scalia, the son of Antonin Scalia who worked in the Bush administration, is expected to bring a pro-business approach and stability to the Labor Department....
03:36 2019-07-19

Hurricane Dorian dampens Labor Day travel in Florida: What you need to know Labor Day travelers in Florida are on notice as Hurrican Dorian looms in the Atlantic. Here's what you need to know about disruption to flights, cruises, amusement parks and travel destinations....
01:12 2019-08-31

New York Farmers Bruised by Increased Labor Costs New York farmers say they are straining under increased costs as a worker shortage has forced them to use a federal visa program to bring in temporary agricultural workers from other countries....
09:36 2019-06-24

M.L.B. and Players’ Union Set to Begin Early Labor Talks Never before have the two sides attempted such a significant renegotiation in the middle of a contract’s term, underscoring the urgency felt in both camps....
04:24 2019-06-18

ESPN's ACC Network Will Rely On Cheap Student Labor The long-anticipated ACC Network launches tonight. The network, which includes a linear TV channel and a digital streaming platform, will be owned by ESPN with revenues and cost split by ESPN and the ...
05:48 2019-08-23

NFL labor negotiations are ‘progressing,’ but a deal doesn’t appear to be imminent Negotiators for the NFL and the NFL Players Association are said to be making progress, but expecting a deal sooner rather than later might be overly optimistic....
17:48 2019-08-08

US airlines expect record crowds over Labor Day weekend The trade group Airlines for America forecast Tuesday that 17.5 million passengers will fly on US carriers between Aug. 28 and Sept. 3. That would be 2.5 million passengers a day and a 4% increase ove...
01:24 2019-08-21

Democratic Candidates Praise Labor — and the Obama Legacy, Too After widespread criticism over attacks on Barack Obama at this past week’s debates, Democratic candidates at a labor forum in Las Vegas took a very different tack....
07:48 2019-08-04

The time is now for building deals and other stories to watch after Labor Day Labor Day’s over and the power players are heading back to town from their summer escapes. So get ready for some serious dealmaking after a long, dry season. Or will there be a serious bust instead? I...
08:00 2019-09-03

Explosives found near Labor Day parade route in New Jersey Police apprehended a New Jersey man Monday after they discovered several pipe bomb-like devices near the route of a Labor Day parade in South Plainfield that the governor was expected to attend....
03:00 2019-09-03

United Auto Workers to Target GM First in Labor Negotiations The United Auto Workers union said it would target General Motors first in negotiating a new labor contract, aiming to reach a deal with the Detroit auto maker that can be used to set the pattern for ...
16:48 2019-09-03

Here's a Dickhead Media Exec Blatantly Violating Labor Law If you like sports, you probably know Barstool. Even if you don’t, you probably know Barstool as the online home for sports-adjacent bros who are also deeply interested in racism, misogyny and being a...
19:36 2019-08-13

The US labor market is broken ... but an Opportunity Marketplace could save it A big, bold idea to create an empowering labor market would give Americans without college degrees a chance to shine No market is more broken than the labor market, or with such dire consequences. In ...
09:36 2019-08-14

On Labor Day, presidential candidates turn the conversation to guns Democrats criticized President Trump and other Republicans for failing to consider gun-control measures and decried the president’s attitude toward organized labor....
03:00 2019-09-03

Labor union leader Héctor Figueroa dead at 57 Héctor Figueroa, the president of Local 32BJ of the Service Employees International Union and one the nation’s most influential labor leaders, died of a heart attack Thursday evening, a union official...
00:12 2019-07-13

U.S. labor market on solid ground; manufacturing struggling The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, pointing to underlying labor market strength despite a sharp slowdown in job growth in May....
19:24 2019-06-20

Dell Labor Day sale: save up to 40% on laptops, 4K TVs, monitors and more Labor Day is fast approaching, and aside from a long holiday weekend, it also means massive savings from your favorite retailers. Dell is kicking things off with its Labor Day Early Access sale that s...
03:36 2019-08-27

REI's Labor Day Sale Includes Over 13,000 Deals On the Best Outdoor Brands REI’s Labor Day Sale is always one of the company’s biggest sales of the year. In fact, you could think of it as REI’s Black Friday, since the brand famously opts out of the post-Thanksgiving deal bac...
16:36 2019-08-23

The best Labor Day weekend sales on home decor, furniture, and more Labor Day weekend is finally here, and it's a good time to make your home and kitchen even more welcoming than ever.       ...
23:36 2019-08-30

Our favorite kids' headphones are on sale for Labor Day Puro makes the best kids' headphones we've ever tested, and right now they're on sale for Labor Day, just in time for back to school.       ...
23:36 2019-08-30

The Best Labor Day Mattress Sales and Furniture Deals For Your Home Looking to upgrade your bedding before cold weather comes? Here are the best Labor Day mattress sales on Casper, Leesa, Helix, Purple, Saatva, Serta, and more....
07:36 2019-08-30

Labor Day gas prices: Here's what it really costs to fill up in your state The average amount of labor needed to fill up your car is lowest in the Northeast, despite the high average prices there, according to GasBuddy.       ...
11:12 2019-08-30

The Kinja Deals Guide to the Best Labor Day Sales [Updating] When it comes to saving money over the holiday weekend, sit back, relax, and let us do the work for you. We’ve rounded up the best Labor Day deals across the web, so you barely need to lift a finger (...
21:36 2019-08-30

U.S. underlying inflation firming; labor market tightening U.S. underlying consumer prices increased by the most in nearly 1-1/2 years in June amid solid gains in the costs of a range of goods and services, but that will likely not change expectations the Fed...
18:36 2019-07-11

Not funny: Midwife slapped with $4,836 bill for laughing gas during her labor More and more hospitals are billing their services by the minute. For this nurse, a comfortable birth experience cost thousands of dollars.       ...
04:24 2019-06-13

August U.S. sales expected to get jolt from Labor Day holiday Labor Day lands in the August U.S. sales reporting period this year instead of September, as it did in 2018. August also features five weekends, a key driver of showroom traffic and sales....
18:24 2019-08-30

Save up to 77% on high-quality speakers and headphones for Labor Day We’re about to transition from the relaxing dog days of summer to the brisk fall hustle and bustle. Do you know what can help ease that transition? Music. Whether you’re into Taylor Swift, Lizzo, or D...
16:24 2019-08-30

Google settles with labor board over employee speech SAN FRANCISCO — Google has reached a settlement over employees’ ability to speak out about workplace issues after a former worker filed a complaint. Under the settlement with the National Labor Relati...
08:48 2019-09-14

Labor Day sales 2019: the best deals on TVs, furniture, mattresses and more Labor Day is a time to celebrate the end of summer and for many the beginning of a new school year. It's also a fantastic time to shop end of summer deals at your favorite retailers. Labor Day sa...
03:00 2019-08-30

| Calls mount for resignation of Trump labor secretary Democratic Party leaders called on Tuesday for the resignation of President Donald Trump's secretary of labor over a secret plea deal he made a decade ago with a wealthy hedge fund manager accused of ...
12:12 2019-07-10

US Labor Secretary Acosta resigns over Epstein affair Donald Trump's Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta has resigned after criticism of a legal deal made years ago that led to financier Jeffrey Epstein only serving 13 months in jail for child sex abuse....
17:36 2019-07-12

If You're Flying American Airlines, Expect Delays Until After Labor Day Back in March, Boeing 737 MAX aircraft were grounded after a tragic Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed, killing all 157 people on board. But, yes—there’s still a chance your flights are going to be del...
19:36 2019-06-10

AFL-CIO leadership: the two women vying to be America's top labor official Liz Shuler and Sara Nelson, both in their 40s and from Oregon, lead the undeclared race to succeed Richard Trumka at the union federationLiz Shuler and Sara Nelson have many things in common – both ar...
10:24 2019-07-08

Flying in or out of Orlando on Labor Day? The airport won't be closed after all The airport planned to cease operations early on Labor Day but changed those plans after the path of Hurricane Dorian shifted.       ...
17:36 2019-09-01

Hurricanes have been an unwanted Labor Day visitor to Florida for decades Hurricane Dorian's expected arrival in Florida for the Labor Day weekend puts it in some very strong company among hurricanes hitting during the traditional end of summer holiday.   &#...
18:24 2019-08-30

Israeli Labor party leader says he won’t seek re-election JERUSALEM (AP) — The leader of Israel’s venerable Labor party says he won’t seek re-election as party chairman. Avi Gabbay announced on Tuesday he won’t run in the upcoming vote for ...
14:12 2019-06-11

Trump nominates Eugene Scalia to be labor secretary President Donald Trump on Thursday said he plans to nominate Gene Scalia, the son of late Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia, to be labor secretary....
09:00 2019-07-19

Labor Secretary Acosta says Epstein crimes 'horrific' U.S. Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta said on Tuesday that he was glad financier Jeffrey Epstein was being prosecuted on sex trafficking charges and defended himself against criticism over the way he ...
20:00 2019-07-09

Mourners bid farewell to labor leader Héctor Figueroa Thousands of mourners packed Riverside Church on Friday to remember Héctor Figueroa, the firebrand labor leader who gave a voice to the voiceless – the more than 175,000 service workers he represented...
22:36 2019-07-24

HBO Is Streaming Its Sunday Shows Early for Labor Day Weekend HBO is releasing the next episode of its three Sunday night shows early, at the start of the Labor Day weekend. Each show will be available to stream on HBO Go and HBO Now at its usual airtime, but on...
00:00 2019-08-30

U.S. underlying inflation stirring; labor market tightening U.S. underlying consumer prices increased by the most in nearly 1-1/2 years in June amid solid gains in a range of goods and services, but that did not change expectations the Federal Reserve would cu...
19:12 2019-07-11

CBOE, CBSX and CFE Trading Schedule for Labor Day Holiday CHICAGO, August 26, 2010- The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) and CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) today announced the following trading schedule in observance of the Labo...
22:36 2019-05-22

CBOE, CFE, C2 and CBSX Trading Schedule for the Labor Day Holiday CHICAGO, IL, August 14, 2013 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced the following trading schedule for Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE), C2 Options Exchange ...
13:48 2019-05-22

UAW labor strike: Picketers block Michigan GM plant Striking employees of General Motors used their bodies and vehicles to block all entrances to the automaker's Flint Assembly Plant Monday, several hours into a United Auto Workers labor walkout....
18:00 2019-09-16

U.S. Blocks Imports From Five Countries Over Allegations of Forced Labor The Trump Administration is blocking shipments from a Chinese company making baby pajamas sold at Costco warehouses, after the foreign manufacturer was accused of forcing ethnic minorities locked in a...
09:36 2019-10-08

USMCA has enforceable labor and environmental standards, says Sen. Rob Portman Senator Rob Portman (R-Ohio), who is a former U.S. trade representative and former OMB director, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss the economy, the trade war, and energy markets following Saturday's ...
19:12 2019-09-17

High Heels at Work Are ‘Necessary,’ Says Japan’s Labor Minister Japan’s health and labor minister said Wednesday that it is “necessary” for companies to make women wear high heels at work, the BBC reports. Speaking to parliament Wednesday, Tamuki...
10:36 2019-06-06

Senate committee OKs Trump pick for labor secretary Private-sector lawyer Eugene Scalia, President Trump's pick for labor secretary, gained approval from the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee on a party-line vote Tuesday....
23:24 2019-09-24

California governor signs gig economy labor bill into law California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed into law a controversial labor bill, AB 5, which spells out when companies must treat "gig economy" contract workers as employees....
21:00 2019-09-18

CBOE, C2, CFE, and CBSX Trading Schedule for Labor Day Holiday CHICAGO, IL, August 23, 2012 - CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced the following trading schedule for Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), C2 Options Exchange (C2), CBOE Futures Excha...
14:24 2019-05-22

BMW labor chief says he expects global demand to recover BMW's top labor representative, Manfred Schoch, expects global demand to recover and the automaker's output to jump by as much as a fifth, which will require BMW to build two new plants....
18:48 2019-09-05

U.S. consumer inflation tame, labor market still tightening U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in September and underlying inflation retreated, supporting expectations the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates in October for the third time this year amid ri...
21:24 2019-10-10

Labor watchdog agency could gain all-GOP board in December The National Labor Relations Board, the main labor law enforcement agency, is on track to be completely controlled by Republicans in December. The five-seat board currently only has four members, and ...
21:24 2019-09-18

U.S. Labor Department extends overtime pay to 1.3 million U.S. workers The U.S. Department of Labor on Tuesday issued a long-awaited rule extending mandatory overtime pay for 1.3 million U.S. workers, far fewer than an Obama administration rule that was struck down by a....
18:24 2019-09-24

Six DUI arrests made during Labor Day in Sierra Vista, Sonoita SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. – Labor Day is normally celebrated by people taking a break from their jobs but for the Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force, it was the exact opposite. Last weekend, six peop...
06:24 2019-09-07

Strong labor market boosts U.S. consumer confidence Consumer confidence jumped in May as households grew more upbeat about the labor market, suggesting the economy remained on solid ground despite signs that activity was slowing after being temporarily...
22:00 2019-05-28

California governor signs labor law meant to fix the gig economy It was really just a matter of time, but it's now official: California Governor Gavin Newsom has signed the state's Assembly Bill 5 into law. The measure is intended to reclassify many gig ...
04:12 2019-09-19

California signs new law fighting Uber labor practices So-called independent contractors may have to be reclassified as employees under a new law. Lawmakers in other states are looking to California as a possible example to emulate....
04:12 2019-09-19

Julian Castro introduces three-pronged labor plan Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro's 2020 presidential campaign released a three-pronged labor plan to increase membership in unions and support domestic workers and farmwork...
05:00 2019-10-03

U.S. Blocks Imports From 5 Countries Over Allegations of Forced Labor The Trump Administration is blocking shipments from a Chinese company making baby pajamas sold at Costco warehouses, after the foreign manufacturer was accused of forcing ethnic minorities locked in a...
03:00 2019-10-09

Mining company workers to go on strike against labor contracts TUCSON – About 2,000 hourly workers at five ASARCO LLC locations in Arizona and Texas will go on strike after a vote on Friday evening, according to The United Steelworkers. The workers are stri...
15:00 2019-10-12

Senate confirms Trump nominee for labor secretary The Republican-led U.S. Senate on Thursday voted to confirm Eugene Scalia, a prominent lawyer with a long record of challenging government regulations on behalf of companies and trade groups, to be th...
02:48 2019-09-27

U.S. labor market remains strong, manufacturing still weak The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment increased less than expected last week, pointing to strong labor market conditions that should continue to support an economy growing at a ...
18:12 2019-09-19

Where business and labor agree: Repeal the 'Cadillac Tax' on insurance Americans love a winner, and Congress can deliver a big win for working Americans by repealing the so-called “Cadillac Tax” on employer-provided health insurance coverage....
18:12 2019-09-11

Senate Confirms Eugene Scalia as Labor Secretary The Senate confirmed Eugene Scalia as Labor secretary, installing a well-known corporate attorney at a department that handles a range of workplace matters...
22:12 2019-09-26

Labor attacks government's wages record – as it happened Anthony Albanese grills PM on wages growth being lower than forecast. Plus John Hewson says Liberals have ‘lost their roots’ on climate 9.00am BST With Wednesday having delivered the visual of the dep...
16:12 2019-09-11

U.S. Senate confirms Trump nominee for labor secretary The Republican-led U.S. Senate on Thursday voted to confirm Eugene Scalia, a prominent lawyer with a long record of challenging government regulations on behalf of companies and trade groups, to be th...
21:24 2019-09-26

U.S. first-quarter unit labor costs revised down sharply U.S. unit labor costs were weaker than initially thought in the first quarter and costs declined in the prior period, suggesting inflation could remain moderate for a while....
16:12 2019-06-06

U.S. consumer inflation muted; labor market tightening U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in September and underlying inflation retreated, supporting expectations the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates in October for the third time this year amid ri...
16:12 2019-10-10

Church leaders charged with using homeless people as forced labor A dozen leaders of California-based Imperial Valley Ministries, including a former pastor, are accused of subjecting dozens of mostly homeless people to forced labor, making them surrender their gover...
09:24 2019-09-11

Thanks to persistent low unemployment, labor’s share of income, which has been declining for decades Thanks to persistent low unemployment, labor’s share of income, which has been declining for decades due to capital’s victorious class war, could finally be set to rise—“and that could spell trouble f...
22:24 2019-06-10

California Church Leaders Lured Homeless Into Forced Labor, U.S. Says A dozen leaders of a California-based ministry have been accused of forcing vulnerable people to panhandle “for the financial benefit of the church leaders,” federal prosecutors said....
03:48 2019-09-12

23 fashion and beauty retailers having amazing pre-Labor Day sales this weekend Save big on back-to-school styles, summer clearance items, and beauty products at all your favorite online retailers.       ...
18:36 2019-08-23

Trump to Nominate Eugene Scalia to Serve as Labor Secretary President Trump intends to nominate Eugene Scalia, a son of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, as secretary of labor, sources said, tapping a well-known figure in labor policy after the re...
06:12 2019-07-19

US ministry accused of luring homeless people into forced labor Leaders from the organization were arrested on charges of conspiracy, forced labor, document servitude and benefits fraudA dozen leaders of a California-based ministry were arrested on charges that th...
23:48 2019-09-11

California church leaders arrested for forced labor of homeless Authorities arrested a dozen leaders of a California-based church who have been accused of subjecting dozens of homeless people to forced labour and holding them against their will, prosecutors said....
19:00 2019-09-11

Box Office: 'Angel Has Fallen' Sears Competition Over Labor Day Weekend LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Lionsgate and Millennium's "Angel Has Fallen" ruled the box office during an expectedly quiet Labor Day weekend. The third entry in the action franchise generated $11.5 mi...
06:00 2019-09-02

Quiet nature of NHL labor talks breeds cautious optimism Representatives from the NHL and NHL Players' Association have met numerous times over the past eight months and not once in a secret underground bunker or a dark parking garage....
19:00 2019-09-10

Japan summons South Korean ambassador over WWII labor row Japan's foreign ministry has summoned the South Korean ambassador amid a deepening diplomatic dispute over wartime compensation. Earlier, an elderly man set himself on fire in protest outside Japan's ...
07:36 2019-07-19

U.S. jobless claims fall in sign of labor market strength The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits fell sharply last week, suggesting the labor market was holding firm despite a manufacturing slowdown and concerns the economy is ...
17:48 2019-08-22