LA Mayor Joins Thousands Of Union Members For 36th Annual Labor Day March In WilmingtonThe event is organized by several unions from across the Southland, including the United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA), Piledrivers and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union.
Union Chief Hints At Less 'Proactive' Police Work In Wake Of Ezell Ford RulingPolice officers in Los Angeles are backing off the practice of community policing in the aftermath of the Ezell Ford case, a police union official said Tuesday.
Kaiser Permanente, Workers Reach Tentative Union Contract PlanKaiser Permanente and unions representing 105,000 health care workers across the United States have reached a tentative contract agreement.
National Labor Relations Board Accuses El Super Supermarkets Of Interfering With Union ActivityA federal complaint was issued against a Paramount-based supermarket chain for allegedly restraining employees from advocating for union representation, National Labor Relations Board officials announced Wednesday.
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Tentative Agreement Reached In Dockworkers Dispute With PortsLabor Secretary Thomas Perez negotiated for a five-year deal, union officials were quoted as saying.
Labor Chief Issues Friday Deadline In West Coast Port TalksThe nation's top labor official ratcheted up pressure on the two sides haggling over a new contract for dockworkers at West Coast seaports, reportedly saying if they don't reach an agreement by Friday, they'll have to leave California and negotiate in Washington.
Companies In West Coast Port Dispute Make Appeal To WorkersMaritime companies are making their case for a new labor contract directly to West Coast dockworkers, hoping the rank-and-file will pressure union negotiators to reach a deal that would let billions of dollars of cargo now stuck at West Coast ports flow freely again.
Obama Sends Labor Secretary To Calif. To Settle West Coast Ports DisputePresident Obama is set to send United States Labor Secretary Tom Perez to California in an attempt to address the slowdown of ports on the West Coast.
United Steel Workers Call Strike At Carson Refinery, 8 Others Across CountryThe United Steel Workers (USW) union has called a strike at the refinery in Carson, as well as eight other refineries across the country.
Labor Dispute At West Coast Sea Ports Doesn't Take A HolidayThe two sides have been trying to negotiate a new contract for months, and as tensions have risen the rate that cargo is moving has slowed.
Civil War Cannonball Discovered In Orange County Raises Questions Amongst HistoriansA cannonball said to date back to the Civil War is raising questions amongst historians after being discovered in San Diego Creek near Irvine.