Port Workers, Truck Drivers Protest Independent Contractor StatusTruckers say they are being misclassified as independent workers so companies can keep their wages low and deny them health and unemployment benefits.
Hollywood Hopes To Avoid Writer's Strike As Contract Talks Are ExtendedMany doubt negotiations will end in a strike; the two sides came to agreement in 2010 and 2013.
17,000 AT&T Workers In California, Nevada Go On StrikeA union representing AT&T workers says about 17,000 employees in California and Nevada have gone on strike.
UC Clerical, Support Staff Walk Off Jobs For 1-Day StrikeThousands of University of California administrative, clerical and support staff throughout the state will walk off their jobs Tuesday for a one-day walkout.
California Seeks To Block State Employee Strike On MondayA state board that oversees labor relations asked a judge to prohibit California's largest public employee union from encouraging some of its members to participate in a one-day strike planned for Monday.
Actors Union Goes On Strike Against Video Game CompaniesThe SAG-AFTRA actor’s union went on strike Friday against 11 video game companies following 19 months of negotiations centering on greater compensation for voice-over and stunt performers.
Keck Hospital Workers Picket For Higher Wages, BenefitsMore than 900 healthcare and support workers will take part in a one-day strike at Keck Hospital of USC Wednesday over salaries and benefits.
Cal State Faculty Union Authorizes Strike Pending Outcome Of Contract TalksFaculty with the 23-campus California State University system announced Wednesday that they have authorized union leaders to call a strike, depending on the status of contract negotiations.
Contract Truck Drivers Strike Indefinitely Against Pacific 9 Transportation In LAPort truck drivers went on strike Tuesday to improve conditions for themselves, their families and all drivers.
Truck Drivers End Strike At Ports of LA, Long BeachDrivers who picketed several trucking firms at the nation's busiest seaport complex returned to work Friday after a weeklong strike they say will not be their last.
Nurses To Strike For Second Day Outside Hospitals In LAThousands of nurses Friday are expected to strike for the second day in a row for higher staffing levels and safer conditions for patients.
LA Workers Join Global Campaign On Tax Day Striking For Higher PayHundreds of Southland workers marched and rallied on Tax Day Wednesday in a global campaign for higher pay.