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.
Congresswoman Cites 'Growing Concern' About Ebola From Airport Workers, Nurses A Southland Congresswoman is calling for a meeting with Los Angeles city officials to review current procedures being used to screen passengers for – and respond to – a potential incident involving the Ebola virus.
Construction Workers To Call On LA Developer To Use 'Ethical Contractors'Construction workers including Latino immigrants and their supporters Thursday were expected to rally outside the offices of a Los Angeles developer to call on the firm to provide safer conditions to workers.
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.
'Landmark' Deal To Pay LAUSD Cafeteria Workers, Custodians $15 An Hour School district officials are set to reveal details of a tentative deal that would raise their minimum wage for nearly 20,000 cafeteria workers and other employees to over $15 an hour over two years.
City Council Committee Recommends $15.37 Minimum Wage For Non-Unionized Hotel WorkersMembers of the council's Economic Development Committee are suggesting an increase from the state's minimum wage of $8 to $15.37 be implemented for workers at hotels with at least 300 rooms by July 1, 2015.
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.
LA County Faces Poll Worker Shortage Ahead Of Primary Vote Are you busy next Tuesday? If not, election officials say they can use you.
Bill Seeks To Address Widening Income Gap In California Between CEOs, WorkersCEOs of companies in Standard & Poor's 500 index were paid an average of 354 times more than the median employee in 2012, according to the AFL-CIO.
AP: LAX Union Wants Emergency TrainingThousands of Los Angeles International Airport workers had no idea what to do when a gunman opened fire last year in a terminal because they were inadequately trained to deal with an emergency, according to a union report.
Airport Workers Rally Over 'Unsafe Conditions' At LAX After Man's Death Cesar Augusto Valenzuela was struck and killed on the LAX mid-field service road on February 21 after falling from a luggage tug, according to a police report.
Proposed Pay Hike For Hotel Workers Would Nearly Double Minimum WageUnder the proposal, employees at some of the city's largest hotels could see a raise to a living wage of $15.37 an hour.
Grocery Workers Return To Talks With SoCal Supermarket Chains Union members returned to negotiations Monday with three of the Southland's largest grocery chains.
LAPD Officers Charged In Alleged Workers' Compensation Fraud Case Two veteran Los Angeles police officers faced fraud and other charges Thursday for allegedly stealing taxpayer funds by making phony injury claims.