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Labor Day is more than just a day off

Monday, August 29, 2016 5:17 AM

Over the years, the holiday has evolved from a purely labor union celebration into a general last fling of summer festival. The legislation, signed into law by President Grover Cleveland, which enacted Labor Day as a national holiday was forged amid labor ...

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Shares of Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE:CLF) & Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) Stocks News Update: Friday

Monday, August 29, 2016 2:23 AM

The agreement is pending ratification by USW local union memberships. No additional details will be released at this time pending ratification. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) have shown a low EPS growth of -37.80% in the last 5 years and has ...

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Union hopes for new work arrangement to avoid Noranda lay offs

Monday, August 29, 2016 12:44 AM

A decision has been made to implement a shortened work week at Noranda Jamaica Bauxite in St. Ann which should eliminate the need for lay-offs at the company. News came earlier this month that scores of workers would be laid off due to the suspension of ...

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MA Democrats Support Public Charter Schools, Says New Poll

Sunday, August 28, 2016 6:24 PM

With support from 65% of Democrats who belong to a labor union that is not affiliated with a teachers’ union, there is no doubt of the strong support for lifting the cap among working families. This should serve as a wake-up call to party insiders ...

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Gulf Autocrats and Sports Corruption: A Marriage Made in Heaven

Sunday, August 28, 2016 3:09 PM

Qatar today is the more or less the only Gulf state to grant entry to its foreign critics, human rights activists, labor union operators and journalists. There have of course been any number of incidents with journalists being detained and activists having ...

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