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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: Box office for newest ‘Alien’ installment isn’t exactly out of this world

Ridley Scott’s “Alien” series came down to Earth at the box office this weekend, with the latest installment opening to a so-so $36 million, according to preliminary estimates......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 21st, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: ‘Guardians’ slays ‘King Arthur’ for box-office crown

“King Arthur: Legend of the Sword” became the first major flop of the summer movie season this weekend, proving no match for Marvel Studios holdover “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” at the box office......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 14th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Kushner family woos wealthy Chinese with investor visas

New York property developer Kushner Cos. launched a weekend marketing campaign for a New Jersey development, targeting major Chinese cities for wealthy individuals to invest a combined $150 million for the chance to secure U.S. immigration rights......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 7th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Ford announces 130 layoffs at Ohio truck factory

Ford Motor Co. will temporarily lay off 130 workers at a factory near Cleveland, a move aimed at lessening supply of medium-duty work trucks hit by softening demand......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 5th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Israel suspected after missile strike at military base near Damascus airport

A huge explosion shook Damascus in what state media said was an Israeli missile strike on a military installation near the Syrian capital’s international airport......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 27th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Trump’s executive order against sanctuary cities is unconstitutional, judge rules

A federal judge in San Francisco ruled Tuesday that President Donald Trump’s executive order threatening to pull funding from sanctuary jurisdictions is unconstitutional, siding with a challenge from two Northern California communities......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 25th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Malaysia’s 1MDB, Abu Dhabi state fund strike repayment deal

State investment funds in Abu Dhabi and Malaysia struck a.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 23rd, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Tesla faces threat of German strike that could disrupt Model 3 launch

The threat of labor unrest at robotics unit Grohmann Engineering looms over Tesla as the electric-car company prepares to begin initial production of the Model 3......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 18th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: H-1B visa applications drop for first time in years

The number of applications for the H-1B visas used by high-tech companies and others to bring highly skilled workers to the U.S. dropped this year after years on the rise, the government said Monday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 17th, 2017