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The threat of divorce

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:43 PM

Following the utterance, the ordinance requires that the husband uttering the statements provide notice to the local union council or district registration office. Following the provision of this notice, a copy is then provided to the wife. After this ...

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Senate Republicans ready for a fight on right to work bill

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 11:25 AM

The proposed legislation prohibits any requirement for a person to be a due paying member of a labor union. Carmichael and Senate President Bill Cole, R-Mercer, said the bill is ultimately all about creating a free market environment in West Virginia.

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New Year for trees: Savor fruits of the earth, consider their journey

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 3:30 AM

But, not everything is sweet for its workers. The United Farm Workers labor union has been battling with the company (which sells under the label Prima) to raise wages and offer health benefits to its 5,000 workers. The company won’t implement a contract ...

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British Airways Owner Wins Aer Lingus Access With New Bid

Monday, January 26, 2015 11:36 PM

As many as 1,200 jobs at Aer Lingus may be at risk if the deal sticks, the IMPACT labor union said yesterday. "This news paves the way for the Irish government to support the deal," said David Holohan, an analyst at Merrion Capital in Dublin.

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FACTBOX-U.S. refinery worker proposals and past negotiations

Monday, January 26, 2015 9:15 PM

The national agreement sets the floor on wages and benefits for USW members. Management at each refinery also negotiates issues unique to that plant with the USW local union. The national agreement and local agreement are combined to create the final ...

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