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L.A. Schools, Supervisors Reach Tentative Agreement

The Los Angeles Unified School District and the union representing administrative assistants and other supervisory staff members have reached a tentative agreement.

12/04/2014

UTLA President Alex Caputo-Pearl (left) lead teachers at a rally at North Hollywood High ahead of contract talks with the LAUSD. (Photo courtesy Twitter/UTLA)

LA School Board Meets Amid Calls For Smaller Class Sizes, MISIS Audit

Officials were set to meet Tuesday as teachers say they want smaller class sizes and parents want a civil grand jury investigation into the troubled roll-out of the district’s computerized student-information system.

10/21/2014

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‘Highly Unusual': LAPD Union Declares Impasse In Contract Talks

Officials with the union representing nearly 10,000 LAPD officers announced Friday the “highly unusual” step of declaring an impasse in salary negotiations with the city.

09/12/2014

Los Angeles schools Supt. John Deasy (Photo credit: Krista Kennell/AFP/Getty Images)

UTLA Urges ‘Teacher Jail’ For LAUSD Chief Amid iPad, MISIS Probes

Teachers say LAUSD Superintendent John Deasy to follow his own policy as officials conduct investigations into two of the district’s controversial technology programs.

09/03/2014

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Guide To The Taste Food Festival

Labor Day weekend, August 29-31, is all about L.A. Times The Taste, which takes over Paramount Pictures Studios for a three day showcase of this city’s best restaurants, bars and chefs.

08/20/2014

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Chef Bruce Kalman Shares Recipes He’ll Cook At LA Times ‘The Taste’ Food Festival

Chef Bruce Kalman stopped by KCAL9 Monday to give a sneak peek of what he’ll be cooking at the LA Times The Taste food festival.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/18/2014

Uniformed and off-duty LAPD officers packed the Police Commission meeting Tuesday. (Photo credit: Ed Mertz/Twitter)

LAPD Officers Reject Proposed City Contract Denying Raises

Dozens of LAPD officers and union leaders Tuesday were on hand to take their contract dispute before the Los Angeles Police Commission.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/15/2014

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Union Chief’s Remarks Seen As Signal For Possible LA Teachers Strike

Officials with the Los Angeles teachers union may be inching closer to a potential strike following remarks made a union official, according to reports.

07/14/2014

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Labor Dispute Briefly Shuts LA, Long Beach Ports

Workers with the International Longshore and Warehouse Union are negotiating a new contract with their employers at 29 West Coast ports, but their action was unrelated to those talks.

07/08/2014

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Truckers Strike At Los Angeles, Long Beach Ports

Drivers in a long-running labor dispute with three trucking companies at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach began what they said would be an indefinite strike Monday.

07/07/2014

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Judge Rules California Teacher Tenure Laws Unconstitutional

Teachers’ unions suffered a major legal setback Tuesday after a Los Angeles judge ruled that state laws governing teacher tenure are unconstitutional.

06/10/2014

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Study: 1 In 3 Grocery Workers Receive Some Type Of Public Assistance

One out of three grocery workers in California is receiving some type of public assistance while one in five rations the food he or she helps sell, according to a study released Monday.

06/09/2014

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LAFD Hiring Halt Blamed For ‘Dangerously Long’ Overtime Hours

Firefighters with the city of Los Angeles voiced criticism Tuesday of what they say is a broken recruiting process that has put public safety at risk.

04/01/2014

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Calif. Hospital Strike Averted By Tentative Contract Deal

Union officials say a planned strike by thousands of University of California hospital workers has been averted after contract talks yielded a deal.

03/23/2014

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Union Says Fewer Teachers Facing Layoffs

Fewer teachers are expected to be laid off this year than the previous four school terms according to the state’s largest teachers union.

03/15/2014

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