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Grocery Stores Remain Open, But Strike Threat Looms

Grocery stores will remain open Monday, but a strike threat still looms as stores and workers negotiate a contract.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/19/2011

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Albertsons Says ‘Progress Is Being Made’ In Grocery Talks

A spokesperson for the Albertsons chain issued the following statement Sunday evening.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/18/2011

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Clock Ticks Toward Possible Southland Grocery Strike

A union representing workers at three major grocery chains in Southern California is distributing picket signs as the clock ticks toward the end of a 3-day notice period required before calling a strike.


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Stores May Close Their Doors If Grocery Workers Strike

At least two Southern California supermarket chains are threatening to close some or all of their stores if union workers walk out this weekend.


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Grocery Workers Could Strike As Early As Sunday Night

Grocery workers upset with sluggish contract negotiations could strike as early as Sunday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/16/2011

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Grocery Workers Say They’re Moving Closer To A Strike

Southern California grocery workers say they’re fed up with inaction in their eight-month contract negotiations and are moving closer to a strike.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/15/2011

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Estranged Husband Of Murder Victim Arrested

Police in Santa Monica have arrested a man who allegedly stabbed his estranged wife while she was working at an Albertsons grocery store.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/22/2011

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Union Workers To Meet With Grocery Stores Next Week For Mediation

Southland grocery workers and union officials staged a rally Monday in another push for a new contract, stressing they do not want to go on strike.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/22/2011

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Southern California Grocery Workers Reject Contract Deal

Thousands of Southern California grocery workers have voted overwhelmingly to reject a health care proposal from major supermarket chains and authorize their union leaders to call a strike, a spokesman said Sunday.


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SoCal Grocery Workers Vote On Health Care

Thousands of Southern California grocery workers are voting on whether to approve a health care proposal by major supermarket chains or to give union leaders power to call a strike.


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Grocery Workers To Vote On Contract, Strike Authorization

Unionized grocery workers across the Southland are voting on a controversial health care proposal, as well as whether to authorize a strike.


Jesse Jackson was instrumental in helping the Clintons patch up their marital woes once the Monica scandal broke. Apparently Jesse had some knowledge of how to handle a scorned spouse...it wasn't long after that it was revealed Mrs. Jackson got nasty when a long-standing affair between the good reverend and one of his former assistants came to light. (credit: CBS)

Jesse Jackson Backs Calif. Grocery Workers

The Rev. Jesse Jackson has joined Southern California grocery workers who are fighting proposed health care hikes in a contract struggle with major supermarket chains.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/17/2011

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Grocery Workers Train In Case Of Strike

Grocery workers gathered in Burbank Sunday to prepare and train picket captains in case negotiations with Southern California’s grocery stores continue to languish.



Boy, 7, Hit And Killed By Truck In Redondo Beach

A 7-year-old boy riding a bicycle was struck and killed by a truck Friday in the loading dock area of an Albertsons supermarket in Redondo Beach.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/05/2011

Thousands of strikers and supporters rally at a Pavilions supermarket December 16, 2003 in Beverly Hills, California. A large union that represents janitors and other service workers plans to demonstrate outside a major Southland grocery store Monday to show support for the unionized grocery workers who have had no contract for more than three months.  (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Grocery Workers To Rally At Multiple Stores Ahead Of Possible Strike

The Service Employees International Union will demonstrate at a Ralphs supermarket in Inglewood and six other stores to show support for local grocery workers.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/27/2011