Apple To Build Second Campus, Hire 20,000 In $350B PledgeApple is planning to build another corporate campus and hire 20,000 workers during the next five years as part of a $350 billion commitment to the U.S. that will be partially financed by an upcoming windfall from the country's new tax law.
Big Labor Sees Growth Potential In California Pot WorkersUnions have caught a whiff of a rare opportunity to organize a whole new set of workers as recreational marijuana becomes legal in California.
Calif. Assembly OKs Bill To Remove 'Alien' From State Labor CodeIf signed into law, Senate Bill 432 would delete the term “alien” as a definition for an immigrant individual and "modernize" the state Labor Code.
Calif. Labor Board Ruling Classifies Uber Driver As Employee, Not ContractorDrivers for Uber and other ride-sharing services are celebrating what is considered to be a major legal victory.
May Day Rallies Broaden To Address Police Brutality, RaceActivists who are marching for labor and immigrant rights in U.S. cities on Friday will broaden their message to direct attention toward police brutality as tensions simmer in communities across the nation.
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.
SoCal Ports To Shut Down For 4 Days As Labor Talks StallThe ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach will again be partially shut down over four out of the next five days as a labor dispute continues between port employers and the dockworkers' union.
LA City Workers Protest Service Cuts; Mayor Touts Progress In Labor Talks City workers rallied to protest what they call cuts to municipal services even as Mayor Eric Garcetti touted progress in labor negotiations with employee unions.
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.
Labor Activists: LA Ground Zero For Wage TheftCBS2/KCAL9 political reporter Dave Bryan spoke with restaurant workers who say they've fallen victim to wage theft.
Truck Drivers Resume Strike At Port Of LAOfficials say deliveries into and out of the Port of Los Angeles were unaffected by a work stoppage by drivers from a pair of trucking companies.
Strife At West Coast Ports Threatens Delivery Of Holiday GoodsLabor strife at major West Coast sea ports is threatening the delivery of holiday goods that consumers expect and retailers need to turn a profit.
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.
Billions Of Dollars At Risk As West Coast Port Contract EndsThe West Coast ports that are America's gateway for hundreds of billions of dollars of trade with Asia and beyond are no stranger to labor unrest and even violence.
Grocery Workers Return To Talks With SoCal Supermarket Chains Union members returned to negotiations Monday with three of the Southland's largest grocery chains.