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.
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.
Teachers’ unions suffered a major legal setback Tuesday after a Los Angeles judge ruled that state laws governing teacher tenure are unconstitutional.
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.
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.
Union officials say a planned strike by thousands of University of California hospital workers has been averted after contract talks yielded a deal.
Fewer teachers are expected to be laid off this year than the previous four school terms according to the state’s largest teachers union.
The business manager of IBEW Local 18 Thursday posted documents online he hoped would settle the controversy about how millions of rate-payer dollars were used on a training institute and a safety institute.
Taxpayers are paying a $750,000 bill every year for the officers, who work at the Los Angeles Police Protective League.
Union members returned to negotiations Monday with three of the Southland’s largest grocery chains.
The union representing Los Angeles police officers has elected its first African-American board member.
Workers at all University of California hospitals and nine UC campuses walked off the job Wednesday in a one-day strike over safe staffing issues.
After nine months of negotiations, a tentative contract agreement has been reached between the University of California and thousands of registered nurses who are represented by the California Nurses Association (CNA).
Los Angeles County workers belonging to the Service Employees International Union Local 721 will begin voting Wednesday on a strike authorization.
Thousands of Los Angeles County workers walked off their jobs Tuesday as they demand higher wages.