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Calif. Nurses Continue With 2-Day Walkout Over Ebola

Registered nurses at two Southland hospitals and those in over a dozen other states continued a two-day strike to demand better equipment for handling Ebola patients, despite the United States being Ebola-free.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/12/2014

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Fast Food Workers Walk Off Jobs Over Hourly Wages In Second Protest Since Aug.

Southern California fast food workers Thursday plan to stage a walkout as part of their attempt to raise their hourly wages to $15.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/05/2013

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Fast Food Workers Walk Off Job Over Hourly Wages

Southern California fast food workers Thursday staged a walkout as part of their attempt to raise their hourly wages to $15.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/29/2013

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Judge Rules Walkout OK For Some UC Medical Center Workers

A judge has ruled that some workers at the five largest University of California medical centers can go on strike for two days starting Tuesday.


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Elective Surgeries Canceled Ahead Of Looming UC Walkout

A potential walkout among 13,000 workers at five University of California medical centers statewide next week has already prompted officials to cancel elective surgeries.


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Walmart Braces For ‘Black Friday’ Protests

Employees at the nation’s largest retailer may be walking off the job on one of the biggest shopping days of the year.


SEIU protesters staged a one-day general striek at Los Angeles International Airport back in May  to protest what labor activists are calling unfair practices by airlines using hired contractors instead of unionized employees. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Thousands Of LAX Workers Set For Walkout On Thanksgiving Eve

A union spokesman said a planned walkout on the eve of Thanksgiving could cause ‘significant travel delays’ at Los Angeles International Airport.


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CSU LA Students Stage Walkout To Protest Tuition Hikes

Rallies, marches and walkouts are planned at Cal State campuses across the state Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/01/2012

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Nearly 2K Nurses Walk Off Job In Long Beach For 24-Hour Strike

Nearly 2,000 registered nurses at two Southland hospitals took to the picket lines Thursday as part of a 24-hour strike.


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Grocery Store Workers Brace For Potential Walkout

Some 62,000 grocery store workers may have no choice but to walk out on Sunday when their contract with Albertsons, Ralphs and Vons expires.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/04/2011

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Labor Talks Stalled, SoCal Nurses Eye Christmas Strike

Hundreds of nurses plan to strike hospitals in the San Fernando Valley and Riverside over the Christmas holiday to protest stalled contract talks.



SoCal Hospital Workers Brace For Walkouts Over Labor Talks

Hundreds of health care workers including radiologists and custodians and perhaps even nurses are expected to stage a 24-hour protest amid an impasse in contract negotiations.