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OC Weekly
Re-living the Great Disneyland Cast Member Strike of September 1984This week's feature story, "David Koenig Has Exposed the Disneyland Secrets Mic
Re-living the Great Disneyland Cast Member Strike of September 1984
OC Weekly / Posted an hour ago
This week's feature story, "David Koenig Has Exposed the Disneyland Secrets Mickey Doesn't Want You to Know About," mentions how much the September 1984 strike by cast members was a gut punch to employee morale, resulting in the many of the stories... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
2 Norfolk police officers charged with embezzling from unionNORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Two Norfolk police officers face charges of embezzling from
2 Norfolk police officers charged with embezzling from union
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 2 hours ago
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Two Norfolk police officers face charges of embezzling from a law enforcement union. Multiple media outlets report that a Norfolk grand jury indicted officers Randy Brann and Jacob Wright on Wednesday on four embezzlement counts... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
2 Norfolk police officers charged with embezzling from unionNORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Two Norfolk police officers face charges of embezzling from
2 Norfolk police officers charged with embezzling from union
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 2 hours ago
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Two Norfolk police officers face charges of embezzling from a law enforcement union. Multiple media outlets report that a Norfolk grand jury indicted officers Randy Brann and Jacob Wright on Wednesday on four embezzlement counts... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Here's a guide to pronunciations in Virginia newsW.Va. DNR starts youth hunting programW.Va. DNR starts youth hunting program S
Here's a guide to pronunciations in Virginia news
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 4 hours ago
W.Va. DNR starts youth hunting programW.Va. DNR starts youth hunting program State officials are hoping to increase the number of children participating in wildlife and hunting activities.More >> State officials are hoping to increase the number of... Read more
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Philly.com
Johnny Doc to head building trades councilChris Brennan, Inquirer Staff Writer Last updated: Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Johnny Doc to head building trades council
Philly.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Chris Brennan, Inquirer Staff Writer Last updated: Wednesday, September 2, 2015, 6:07 PM That will be just 28 days after one of the most important general elections in Dougherty's career in politics. His younger brother, Philadelphia Common Pleas... Read more
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OC Weekly
David Koenig Has Exposed the Disneyland Secrets Mickey Doesn't Want You to Know AboutDavid Koenig was studying journalism at Cal State Fullerton in the 1980s; sever
David Koenig Has Exposed the Disneyland Secrets Mickey Doesn't Want You to Know About
OC Weekly / Posted 16 hours ago
David Koenig was studying journalism at Cal State Fullerton in the 1980s; several of his classmates were scoring book deals before they even graduated. One sold a biography on Steve Martin, another was published writing about the Three Stooges, and a... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Republic Closer to Bankruptcy as Teamsters Ground Proposed Pilot DealIndianapolis-based Republic, which flies small jets for partners Delta Air Line
Republic Closer to Bankruptcy as Teamsters Ground Proposed Pilot Deal
TheStreet.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Indianapolis-based Republic, which flies small jets for partners Delta Air Lines (DAL), United Continental (UAL) and American Airlines (AAL), in late August made what it called its "last, best and final offer" to try to resolve a long-running... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
2 Norfolk police officers charged with embezzlementNORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Two Norfolk police officers have been indicted by a grand j
2 Norfolk police officers charged with embezzlement
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 19 hours ago
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Two Norfolk police officers have been indicted by a grand jury on charges that they embezzled from the International Brotherhood of Police. The Norfolk Police Department said in a statement Wednesday that the officers involved... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
2 Norfolk police officers charged with embezzlementNORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Two Norfolk police officers have been indicted by a grand j
2 Norfolk police officers charged with embezzlement
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 19 hours ago
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Two Norfolk police officers have been indicted by a grand jury on charges that they embezzled from the International Brotherhood of Police. The Norfolk Police Department said in a statement Wednesday that the officers involved... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Crowded ballot in the offing for Niagara primariesCounty Legislature In Niagara Falls, the 3rd District in LaSalle sees a Democr
Crowded ballot in the offing for Niagara primaries
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
County Legislature In Niagara Falls, the 3rd District in LaSalle sees a Democratic contest between incumbent Mark J. Grozio and Robert F. Bilson, a registered Democrat who also has the Republican line in November. Bilson is an operations supervisor... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Flags pay tribute to Ventura County veteransVENTURA, Calif. - The Gold Coast Veterans Foundation, a nonprofit that assists
Flags pay tribute to Ventura County veterans
Ventura County Star / Posted 4 days ago
VENTURA, Calif. - The Gold Coast Veterans Foundation, a nonprofit that assists area veterans, partnered with several organizations, including the Ventura City Council, Ventura County Government, GSA Division and the International Brotherhood of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
CWA blasts Verizon for turning down federal funds to expand broadband serviceThe Communications Workers of America is criticizing Verizon for rejecting fede
CWA blasts Verizon for turning down federal funds to expand broadband service
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
The Communications Workers of America is criticizing Verizon for rejecting federal funding that would have helped the telecommunications giant expand high-speed Internet service to rural communities in several states, including in New York. The... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Verizon turns down federal funds to expand broadband serviceThe Communications Workers of America is criticizing Verizon for rejecting fede
Verizon turns down federal funds to expand broadband service
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
The Communications Workers of America is criticizing Verizon for rejecting federal funding that would have helped the telecommunications giant expand high-speed Internet service to rural communities in several states, including in New York. The... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Construction Workers Want Local Gas JobsWHEELING - Last year, with natural gas selling around $1.30 per unit higher tha
Construction Workers Want Local Gas Jobs
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 5 days ago
WHEELING - Last year, with natural gas selling around $1.30 per unit higher than it is now, roughly 5,000 members of the Upper Ohio Valley Building Trades Council saw "full employment" because they built processing plants and compressor stations... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
New power from old: CSX locomotive rebuild program preserves jobs in Huntington, WVThe morning of Aug. 21, a CSX train passed through Huntington eastbound and on
New power from old: CSX locomotive rebuild program preserves jobs in Huntington, WV
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 5 days ago
The morning of Aug. 21, a CSX train passed through Huntington eastbound and on toward Virginia. Behind the two, six-axle locomotives at the head of the train were several dozen tank cars holding hazmat placards bearing the number 1267 — petroleum... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Union: Waste Management drivers vote to join TeamstersDrivers at Waste Management Inc. in Redding have voted to join Teamsters Local
Union: Waste Management drivers vote to join Teamsters
The Record Searchlight / Posted 5 days ago
Drivers at Waste Management Inc. in Redding have voted to join Teamsters Local 137, the union announced Friday. Twenty-six workers voted 16-8 to join after the drivers were approached in mid-July about joining the union. Local 137 filed for an... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Construction workers want local gas jobsNow, the workers who showed up at the intersection of 16th and Main streets in
Construction workers want local gas jobs
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
Now, the workers who showed up at the intersection of 16th and Main streets in downtown Wheeling on Thursday afternoon said about 20 percent of building trades construction workers are without jobs. To them, this is unacceptable when everywhere they... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Construction Workers Want Local Gas JobsNow, the workers who showed up at the intersection of 16th and Main streets in
Construction Workers Want Local Gas Jobs
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 6 days ago
Now, the workers who showed up at the intersection of 16th and Main streets in downtown Wheeling on Thursday afternoon said about 20 percent of building trades construction workers are without jobs. To them, this is unacceptable when everywhere they... Read more
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The Columbian
Linesman training center moving to Battle GroundThe Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee of the Northwest Line Construct
Linesman training center moving to Battle Ground
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee of the Northwest Line Construction Industry, a nonprofit organization that trains apprentices from all over the country, is hoping to break ground on a new training center in Battle Ground next... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
TPP Must Not Undermine North America’s Dairy SectorFriday, 28 August 2015, 8:16 amPress Release: Citizens Trade CampaignExpanded T
TPP Must Not Undermine North America’s Dairy Sector
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Friday, 28 August 2015, 8:16 amPress Release: Citizens Trade CampaignExpanded Trade in the Dairy Farmers, Processing Workers and Consumer Advocates... Read more
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Business Insurance
NLRB ruling to put hefty burden on businesses, subcontractorsThe National Labor Relations Board has “refined” its standard for determining j
NLRB ruling to put hefty burden on businesses, subcontractors
Business Insurance / Posted 6 days ago
The National Labor Relations Board has “refined” its standard for determining joint-employer status in a case that businesses warn could put subcontactors and franchisees out of the business. A 3-to-2 decision issued Thursday, held that Browning... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Emirates Confirms Billions in Government Subsidy for Airport TerminalWASHINGTON, Aug. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Arab Emirates s
Emirates Confirms Billions in Government Subsidy for Airport Terminal
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON, Aug. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Arab Emirates spent a staggering $7.8 billion to build an opulent, 11-story air terminal at Dubai International Airport for the sole benefit of its airline, Emirates, according to... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
New Study Confirms Gulf Carriers Creating No New Travel Demand, Instead Causing Severe Harm to U.S. Aviation IndustryWASHINGTON, Aug. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Despite false claims by th
New Study Confirms Gulf Carriers Creating No New Travel Demand, Instead Causing Severe Harm to U.S. Aviation Industry
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON, Aug. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Despite false claims by the three Gulf carriers that passenger traffic has "massively" increased since the airlines entered U.S. markets, fresh research confirms that the state-owned Gulf airlines... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania Supreme Court candidate biosA dozen candidates are competing in Tuesday's primary for nominations for three
Pennsylvania Supreme Court candidate bios
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
A dozen candidates are competing in Tuesday's primary for nominations for three vacant seats on the seven-member Pennsylvania Supreme Court. The top vote-getters in each party will square off in the Nov. 3 general election. Having three of seven... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Newly Unearthed Etihad Documents Prove Extensive, Ongoing Subsidization SchemeWASHINGTON, Aug. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New documents discovered a
Newly Unearthed Etihad Documents Prove Extensive, Ongoing Subsidization Scheme
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON, Aug. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New documents discovered as part of an ongoing, worldwide investigation have provided damning evidence of additional, massive subsidies to Etihad Airways from the United Arab Emirates in violation... Read more
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The Morning Call
Board member: Hiking minimum wage would benefit educationParents who struggle with low-paying jobs affect their children's education, th
Board member: Hiking minimum wage would benefit education
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
Parents who struggle with low-paying jobs affect their children's education, the Bethlehem Area School Board said Tuesday during a news conference in Allentown in which officials called on state lawmakers and private employers to work toward hiking... Read more
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Bizjournals
Republic Airways abruptly goes quiet as last, best final contract showdown goes onRepublic let the media know the airline was about to present its last, best and
Republic Airways abruptly goes quiet as last, best final contract showdown goes on
Bizjournals / Posted 9 days ago
Republic let the media know the airline was about to present its last, best and final offer to Local 357, which represents 2,200 Republic pilots who fly regional flights for legacy carriers United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta Air Lines out... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Area unions converge for Columbus protest"You can't find an Ohio license plate on a job site these days. We have a lot o
Area unions converge for Columbus protest
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 13 days ago
"You can't find an Ohio license plate on a job site these days. We have a lot of very qualified craftsmen available but they are either laid off or working out of state because they can't get hired here," remarked Jennifer Badgley, a local... Read more
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Nelson Star
Fortis to move 42 employees from South Slocan to CastlegarFortisBC will vacate two buildings, including a significant heritage building,
Fortis to move 42 employees from South Slocan to Castlegar
Nelson Star / Posted 13 days ago
FortisBC will vacate two buildings, including a significant heritage building, at its South Slocan location and move 42 employee positions to Castlegar in 2017. The two South Slocan buildings, the general administration office and warehouse, are... Read more
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Philly.com
Plowing the skies over the Jersey Shore"Well, it's loud, but I guess the tranquility is what draws me to it. There's a
Plowing the skies over the Jersey Shore
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
"Well, it's loud, but I guess the tranquility is what draws me to it. There's a serenity up there," said longtime pilot Mark Buganski, 53, of Cape May. "You get a whiff of the suntan lotion, the boardwalk and the ocean air. It's all mixed into... Read more
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ECOnline
Renewable Energy Training Field In Chicago To Meet Exploding Demand In Smart Grid ApplicationsChicago is now home to the Renewable Energy Training Field, a one-of-a-kind fac
Renewable Energy Training Field In Chicago To Meet Exploding Demand In Smart Grid Applications
ECOnline / Posted 13 days ago
Chicago is now home to the Renewable Energy Training Field, a one-of-a-kind facility to train electricians and support electrical contractors in smart grid renewable energy applications. The Renewable Energy Training Field, solely funded and created... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Herbert Gold, a WWII POW from Cresskill, dies at 95The diary Herbert S. Gold scribbled on cigarette wrappers detailed the 87-day d
Herbert Gold, a WWII POW from Cresskill, dies at 95
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 13 days ago
The diary Herbert S. Gold scribbled on cigarette wrappers detailed the 87-day death march he and his fellow POWs made across Germany. The decorated World War II veteran presented the artifact, affixed with a clip from a can of powdered milk, to the... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Fosness: Focus will be on veterans, jobsFosness: I was born and raised in Martin County, living in the Third District f
Fosness: Focus will be on veterans, jobs
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
Fosness: I was born and raised in Martin County, living in the Third District for the past 26 years. In the past, I have served Martin County on the HRA Multi-County Board and the Martin County Parks Board; I have served the city of Fairmont on the... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Alameda County to decide whether to 'democratize' their energyIn an effort to up their energy usage from renewable resources, an Alameda Coun
Alameda County to decide whether to 'democratize' their energy
The Daily Californian / Posted 14 days ago
In an effort to up their energy usage from renewable resources, an Alameda County steering committee may exercise a legal option allowing city governments to purchase power on behalf of their customers. According to a city memo published Aug. 7, the... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
LPCA welcomes magician Gary the Great FridayThe family show will take place at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21. Tickets are $15
LPCA welcomes magician Gary the Great Friday
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 14 days ago
The family show will take place at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21. Tickets are $15 for adults, $13 for students, and $5 for children, and are available by calling 518-523-2512 or online at www.lakeplacidarts.org. Gary the Great Ferrar presented his... Read more
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Inquirier.net
At last, California school renamed after Fil-Am labor heroesFilipino American labor heroes Larry Itliong (left) and Philip Vera Cruz. UNIO
At last, California school renamed after Fil-Am labor heroes
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
Filipino American labor heroes Larry Itliong (left) and Philip Vera Cruz. UNION CITY, California — Finally, after a long wait, the first U.S. school to be named after two Filipino American labor leaders will become a reality after major stakeholders... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Metso to close York plant by end of March and lay off 80 workersEighty workers at Metso Corp. will be out of a job by the end of March when the
Metso to close York plant by end of March and lay off 80 workers
The Evening Sun / Posted 16 days ago
Eighty workers at Metso Corp. will be out of a job by the end of March when the company shuts its York city manufacturing facility. The layoffs won't affect the 285 people who work in Metso's engineering and customer service office in Springettsbury... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Ceretto will switch back to Democratic PartyJohn D. Ceretto is changing his political affiliation. Again. The Republican A
Ceretto will switch back to Democratic Party
The Buffalo News / Posted 16 days ago
John D. Ceretto is changing his political affiliation. Again. The Republican Assemblyman will formally announce Tuesday morning that he is switching to the Democratic Party and will conference with Assembly Democrats. A news conference has been... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Joseph F. McLaughlin, retired electrician, Korean War veteranApril 20, 1928 – Aug. 16, 2015 Joseph F. McLaughlin of Williamsville, a retire
Joseph F. McLaughlin, retired electrician, Korean War veteran
The Buffalo News / Posted 16 days ago
April 20, 1928 – Aug. 16, 2015 Joseph F. McLaughlin of Williamsville, a retired electrician and decorated Korean War veteran, died Saturday while under hospice care at Northgate Health Care Facility, Wheatfield. He was 87. Mr. McLaughlin, the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Magicians seeking recruits for local groupRing 197, an affiliate with International Brotherhood of Magicians, is looking
Magicians seeking recruits for local group
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
Ring 197, an affiliate with International Brotherhood of Magicians, is looking for anyone over the age of 18 who has a genuine interest in magic as a performance art. According to The International Brotherhood of Magicians' website, IBM is the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Michael A. Hilburger, retired Alden teacher and athletic coachJan. 14, 1940 – Aug. 11, 2015 Michael A. Hilburger, a longtime teacher and ath
Michael A. Hilburger, retired Alden teacher and athletic coach
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
Jan. 14, 1940 – Aug. 11, 2015 Michael A. Hilburger, a longtime teacher and athletic coach who also had an interest in magic, died Tuesday in his Clarence home while under hospice care. He was 75. Born in Buffalo, Mr. Hilburger was a 1957 graduate... Read more
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The Morning Call
Union: Valley jobs could be axed in Verizon talksJob cuts could be coming to Lehigh Valley Verizon Communications Inc. workers,
Union: Valley jobs could be axed in Verizon talks
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
Job cuts could be coming to Lehigh Valley Verizon Communications Inc. workers, union officials said Thursday during an informational picket in Upper Macungie Township. "They're looking to close most of the call centers [in Pennsylvania]," said... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Copley trustees approve labor contractBy Pam Lifke Copley trustees, at the Aug. 5 meeting, approved a three-year con
Copley trustees approve labor contract
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 21 days ago
By Pam Lifke Copley trustees, at the Aug. 5 meeting, approved a three-year contract for Service Department laborers and pledged $50,000 to Bath Township in a reciprocal agreement to win grants for improvements in the Montrose shopping area. Six... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Power playLast week was a time to celebrate or decry the overreaching arm of the federal
Power play
Missoula Independent / Posted 21 days ago
Last week was a time to celebrate or decry the overreaching arm of the federal government, depending on which side of the Clean Power Plan debate you were listening to. President Barack Obama and the EPA rolled out a final rule Aug. 3 calling for an... Read more
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The Morning Call
Groups: 'Valley getting the shaft from Verizon'A campaign to bring Verizon FiOS to underserved parts of Pennsylvania is kickin
Groups: 'Valley getting the shaft from Verizon'
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
A campaign to bring Verizon FiOS to underserved parts of Pennsylvania is kicking off in the Lehigh Valley. Pennsylvania Working Families and Communications Workers of America said Monday they will hold a town hall meeting at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Keep Hydro on hot seat over pay hikesThere was some work involved in ferreting out the extraordinary salary hikes gi
Keep Hydro on hot seat over pay hikes
Brandon Sun / Posted 24 days ago
There was some work involved in ferreting out the extraordinary salary hikes given to Manitoba Hydro executives and senior managers in the last two years. The information was not in the Public Utility Board’s hands when it gave Hydro the 3.95 per... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Verizon has upper hand in labor negotiations with unionsFiber has become a central part of Verizon's landline business. Verizon Commun
Verizon has upper hand in labor negotiations with unions
Crain's New York Business / Posted 24 days ago
Fiber has become a central part of Verizon's landline business. Verizon Communications Inc., deadlocked in labor talks over pension benefits and health care that caused a strike in 2011, has gained bargaining power this time around after shedding... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Ingersoll Rand plant workers set to strikeAbout 240 workers at Ingersoll Rand’s Cheektowaga plant were set to go on strik
Ingersoll Rand plant workers set to strike
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
About 240 workers at Ingersoll Rand’s Cheektowaga plant were set to go on strike at the start of Monday. Members of International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Lodge 330 on Sunday voted overwhelmingly to reject the company’s last... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chattanooga Police Participate In Back To School Shop With A CopThe International Brotherhood of Police Officers and the Chattanooga Police Dep
Chattanooga Police Participate In Back To School Shop With A Cop
The Chattanoogan / Posted 26 days ago
The International Brotherhood of Police Officers and the Chattanooga Police Department will host annual Back to School Shop with a Cop. During this event the IBPO will be purchasing school supplies for numerous elementary school and kids will be... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
DOE, labor unions partner together to create jobs through Clean Power PlanWhile various industry representatives have raised concerns surrounding potenti
DOE, labor unions partner together to create jobs through Clean Power Plan
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 26 days ago
While various industry representatives have raised concerns surrounding potential job losses caused by the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan, the U.S. Department of Energy has announced a partnership with labor unions to boost job creation... Read more
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