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California Settles Heat-Death Lawsuits, Agrees To Improve

Family members of two farm workers who died from suspected heat-related illnesses and a labor union have settled their lawsuits against California on the condition that the state do more to ensure laborers are safe when temperatures rise.

06/10/2015

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Grocery Workers, Stores Reach Tentative Labor Agreement

A tentative agreement between grocery store owners and workers was reached Monday, possibly averting a Southland supermarket strike, according to the employees’ union.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/19/2011

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Mayor Cancels Furloughs For 4K Employees After Labor Contract Ratified

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa Thursday canceled mandatory furloughs for the city’s 4,100 clerical employees in response to their union’s vote ratifying a new labor contract.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/26/2011