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41 Prisoners break out of Venezuela jail

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 7:03 AM

Local Union Radio reported that 23 of the men who fled had been arrested for murder, eight for vehicle theft, four for kidnapping and the rest for unspecified "common crimes."

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Steve Randall & Larry Ely: The privatization of everything

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 4:50 AM

Public lands are reserved for the general welfare -- not corporate welfare. For-profit dorms subject student affordability and labor union contracts to corporate priorities. Such dorms remind us why we like public police and fire departments, Social ...

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Japanese firm to build rail cars near Los Angeles

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 2:04 AM

The company will also recognize a labor union if a majority of employees request one, the Los Angeles Times reported (http://lat.ms/1zuMlRm ) Tuesday. The firm has not traditionally had unions in its factories. Two years ago, Kinkisharyo won an $890 ...

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Bekaert hopes for limited restart production in some areas in December

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 1:06 AM

The management will ensure frequent and transparent communication with all of its employees and the local union leadership, in order to inform them on the status of restoring operations and labor activities.

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Kinkisharyo to expand rail-car facility under new agreement, L.A. Mayor Garcetti says

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 11:19 PM

Kinkisharyo General Manager Donald Boss expressed satisfaction with the agreement, which involved the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local Union No. 11. "These negotiations were not easy, but we are confident that as a result of our ...

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