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The Wall Street Journal: AT&T workers are threatening to strike over the weekend

Thousands of AT&T Inc. employees prepared to walk off the job this weekend to demand more protections for retail workers, call-center staffers and technicians......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 19th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: House votes to undo state retirement-plan rules

The House on Wednesday passed resolutions to overturn rules encouraging states to set up retirement savings plans for private-sector workers, threatening to eliminate a key element of an Obama administration initiative......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 15th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Small businesses to strike Thursday to protest Trump’s immigration policies

Restaurants, bakeries and other businesses around the country will close Thursday as thousands of foreign-born workers participate in a one-day strike to protest President Donald Trump’s immigration policies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 15th, 2017

Will O"Hare Airport Strike Impact Thanksgiving Travel?

Around 500 workers at one of the country's busiest airports will go on strike on Nov 29. According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, on Nov 29, workers (non-unionized) at Chicago’s O’Hare International airport will go on strik.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksNov 22nd, 2016

Airport Workers Plan a Nov. 29 Strike at O'Hare Airport - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalAirport Workers Plan a Nov. 29 Strike at O'Hare AirportWall Street JournalNonunion airport workers at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport said they would strike on Nov. 29 as part of an effort to win the right to organize.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 21st, 2016

Chicago O'Hare Airport Workers Set Strike For Nov. 29 - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalChicago O'Hare Airport Workers Set Strike For Nov. 29Wall Street JournalSupport staff at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport said Monday they would strike on Nov. 29, with the action expected to spread to almost 20 other .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 21st, 2016

Union at Beam Suntory Plants Votes to End Strike - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalUnion at Beam Suntory Plants Votes to End StrikeWall Street JournalUnion workers at Beam Suntory Inc. voted overwhelmingly in favor of a new contract, bringing an end to a strike that has lasted nearly a week. About 90% of the 220 worke.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 22nd, 2016

Beam Suntory Workers Vote to Strike at Two Kentucky Facilities - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalBeam Suntory Workers Vote to Strike at Two Kentucky FacilitiesWall Street JournalWorkers at two of Beam Suntory Inc.'s bourbon distilleries rejected a final contract offer from the company Friday, electing instead to go on strike. T.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 14th, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: Hyundai reaches tentative deal to end crippling strike

Hyundai Motor Co. reached a fresh tentative wage deal with its union, following the auto maker’s worst-ever strike by its workers that has led to billions of dollars in lost production......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 12th, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: Strike cripples production at South Korea’s Hyundai Motors

Hyundai Motor Co. plants in South Korea were crippled by the first complete strike by unionized workers in more than a decade on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 26th, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: GM workers in Canada will strike if Monday deadline missed, says union leader

Unifor President Jerry Dias says several weeks of formal talks with GM officials haven’t resulted in “anything meaningful” on the union’s No. 1 goal: securing commitments for future production at the two Canadian plants......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 19th, 2016

Union Head Says Canadian Workers Will Strike GM if Monday Contract Deadline Missed - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalUnion Head Says Canadian Workers Will Strike GM if Monday Contract Deadline MissedWall Street JournalThe leader of the union representing auto workers in Canada said thousands of factory employees will strike at two General Motors Co. p.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 18th, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: ‘Justice League’ disappoints, ‘Wonder’ surprises in opening weekend

What was supposed to be a climax in Warner Bros.’ efforts to build a new cinematic universe for its DC comic book characters instead turned out to be a low point......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 19th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Senate committee challenges president’s authority to order nuclear strikes

U.S. senators on Tuesday took a rare look at the decades-old presidential authority to launch a nuclear strike, posing questions at a hearing about the process President Donald Trump would follow if he were to order such an attack......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 14th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Solid opening weekend for ‘Daddy’s Home 2,’ as audiences appear ready to forgive Mel Gibson

Americans welcomed Mel Gibson back to the big screen as his comedy “Daddy’s Home 2” scored a solid opening at the box office. Along with a new version of “Murder on the Orient Express,” it contributed to a robust weekend for Hollywood......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 12th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: It turns out that people prefer robots that make mistakes

It’s the pratfall effect: Human workers in a study accepted robots more when the robots made mistakes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 8th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Stunning Saudi purge solidifies crown prince’s power

A sweeping weekend roundup of more than five dozen princes, ministers and prominent businessmen in Saudi Arabia marks a dramatic escalation in the crown prince’s effort to consolidate power and accelerate far-reaching change in the kingdom......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 5th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ is a hit, lifting box office from October doldrums

“Thor: Ragnarok” thundered into theaters with a $121 million opening this weekend, breathing some life into a box-office market reeling from its worst October in a decade......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 5th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Broadcom could make unsolicited bid for Qualcomm as soon as this weekend

It isn’t clear how much Broadcom would offer for Qualcomm, which currently has a market value of roughly $90 billion.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 4th, 2017

Convincing Japanese workers to work less

A company in Tokyo is using the "Rocky" theme song to inspire Japanese workers to leave the office. It's one way Japan is trying to shed a rigid work culture and boost productivity. Photo: Shiho Fukada for The Wall Street Journal.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 3rd, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Ex-Catalan leader Puigdemont fails to show up Spanish courts

Deposed Catalan President Carles Puigdemont, who has been in Belgium since the weekend, may have set off a big legal battle in Spain......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 2nd, 2017