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Walmart is paying $20 billion to shareholders. With that money, it could boost wages to over $15.

Thursday, May 24, 2018 10:14 PM

"Workers need real wages, and wages that bring them out of poverty," said Randy Parraz, campaign director of Making Change at Walmart, a project of the United Food and Commercial Workers International labor union. Walmart used to share more of its ...

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Today: Inside the Mexican Mafia

Thursday, May 24, 2018 5:00 AM

A labor union representing thousands of culinary workers in Las Vegas has voted to authorize a strike next month if casinos donít agree to a proposed five-year contract. -- The Top 10 New Species list for 2018 is out. A rare great ape, a 130-foot-tall tree ...

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Kneeling NFL players should choose a different form of protest

Thursday, May 24, 2018 7:43 AM

Labor union strikers form picket line barriers at the gates to the factories they intend to idle. Protesters stage marches on the National Mall in Washington, in eyeshot of those elected to the Congress, mimicking military advances - a metaphorical ...

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Republicans take aim at federal unions

Thursday, May 24, 2018 6:17 AM

"Some collective bargaining agreements allow certain labor union employees to spend 100 percent of their time on official time," Republican staff wrote. "These employees are subsidized by American taxpayer dollars, but do not have to do their ...

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Las Vegas casino workers could strike during Stanley Cup over sexual harassment

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 5:38 AM

Less than a week before the Stanley Cup Finals are expected to bring a flood of sports fans to Las Vegas, Nevadaís largest labor union has voted to authorize a strike that could paralyze the biggest casinos on the strip and cost the tourist magnet a fortune.

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