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The San Antonio Spurs and Memphis Grizzlies produced the 2017 NBA postseason's most memorable contest Saturday night, when Marc Gasol hit a game-winning shot in the overtime's final second to tie the series at 2-2.
Pocan led a panel about labor's future, "The economy is Rigged: Trump's GOP Wants to Make it Worse," last week that amounted to a nostalgic examination of how life used to be.
Sen. Kelvin Atkinson, D-North Las Vegas, left, speaks with Senate Majority Leader Aaron Ford, D-Las Vegas, in the Senate Chambers during the third day of the Nevada Legislative session on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, at the Legislative Building, in Carson ...
For three of us, we have eaten it, and it has put us into labor," Henley said. Seven years ago, Henley's friend Ali Aldrich gave birth the morning after eating the buffalo wing pizza.
Harrisburg, PA. -- Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale had a simple message for the Department of Labor and Industry on Tuesday: You should be embarrassed.
Just a few weeks ago at a building trades convention, President Donald Trump promised labor leaders that they would "always find an open door" at the White ...
woman goes into labor early, gives birth at Nebraska zoo Mom Kymica Hubbard went into labor early and gave birth to her daughter Drea Hubbard (pictured in the arms of her father Justin Hubbard) on Sunday at the Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium in Omaha, ...
students in the Sioux Falls school district will be headed back to class before Labor Day under a new calendar approved by the school board Monday.
This isn't the first time that expectant women have claimed a certain food from this or that restaurant has induced labor. There was talk of labor-inducing salad, ...
The Florida labor market continues to outpace the national labor market, but upcoming economic policies will determine for how long, according to University Central Florida economist Sean Snaith.
"After years of other elected officials stalling and failing to do what the vast majority of Marylanders wanted to see done, Governor Hogan was proud to finally move forward and start the school year after Labor Day. It's not only common sense but it ...
Gov. Jerry Brown warned on Monday that what he's heard so far from President Trump and congressional Republicans on a major new infrast...
The procedural move sets up a vote to proceed on Alexander Acosta's nomination to be labor secretary.
The American farm Bureau Federation said strict immigration enforcement would raise food prices 5 to 6 percent because of a drop in supply and because of the higher labor costs farmers could face. In addition to proposing a wall at the Mexican border, ...
French presidential finalists Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen should put labor reforms front and center of their election campaigns if they are to win economic appeal, the chief financial officer of the world's second-largest recruitment company has ...
"Mr. Acosta is an exceptional choice to lead the Department of Labor. As a dedicated public servant, Mr. Acosta brings a unique experience and first-hand knowledge of the complex labor issues facing employers and employees. Mr. Acosta has a proven ...
The president did unusually well with rank-and-file union members, but their leaders are still worried he's looking out for Wall Street.
"Extremely dangerous". North Korea conducted a large-scale, live-fire military drill today in yet another show of force as the U.S.
Congress is preparing severe budget cuts in the Labor Department's Bureau of Labor Statistics, according to an op-ed published on Friday in The Wall Street Journal.
April 29th will mark the end of the first 100 days of the Trump administration, and the President has placed a great deal of importance on achieving success in ...
As prices across the Fed's districts rose modestly, employment expanded, indicating the labor market remains tight despite data that showed U.S.
Metro General manager Paul Wiedefeld has released his plan that he says will keep Metro safe, reliable and affordable.
The project coincides with this year's celebration of the National Year of the child 2017, with Tunisia's Minister for women, Family, and children Neziha Laabidi emphasizing the need to put in place policies that will guarantee an end to child labor ...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (CN) - A California Agricultural Labor Relations Board judge has ruled the nation's largest grower of peaches and plums bargained in bad faith during 2013 negotiations with the United farm workers union.
Businessman Mark Cuban and Fox News host Tucker Carlson face off on President Trump's "Hire American" executive order, the work visa program, and whether the billionaire is a liberal.
Vince Tresco's Delmont-based paving company has worked for Westmoreland County for more than a decade. But his firm is now ineligible for jobs under a ...
The employees, who have been attempting to organize the approximately 7,000 workers at the plant through the United Auto Workers, claim that Tesla violated multiple sections of the National Labor Relations Act, which protects the right to unionize.
Three months after the uprising of July 1967, Mike Hamlin and a friend, John Watson, began publishing the Inner City Voice, a provocative monthly whose slogans, "Detroit's Black Community Newspaper" and "The Voice of Revolution," suggested the paper's ...
With Tesla's (TSLA) stock riding high -- up 43% year to date -- a lot has to go right in order for shares to maintain their lofty levels.
CONCORD - The Executive Council voted 4-1 to confirm Franklin Mayor Ken Merrifield as the next commissioner of the New Hampshire Department of Labor.
Thousands of public employees held rallies throughout the state Wednesday to urge Washington lawmakers to approve new labor contracts for state workers. During the demonstrations, which organizers said took place at 150 workplaces including in ...
Seventy-two panels by Katherine Chilcote and Devon Midori Hale chronicle local and state labor history from the 1880s to the civil rights era.
San Francisco (CBS SF) - The U.S. labor Department Wednesday awarded an incremental National Dislocated Worker grant of $1.66 million to continue employment services for silicon Valley workers affected by layoffs.
On the positive side, the Obama administration was one of the most pro-union administrations in decades. Obama's second-term secretary of labor, Tom Perez, ...
"Right now, we're milking them three times a day." The reason, he says, is labor. Gibson says especially since the election of President Trump, he's noticed workers becoming even more scarce.
At Tuesday evening's Salinas City Council meeting councilmembers voted 7-0 to approve a new agreement with SEIU Local 521, the union that represents 215 of the city's service employees.
The National Labor Relations Board has petitioned Dayton's U.S. District Court for a preliminary injunction against Mikesell's, alleging unfair labor practices. The civil action brought on behalf of the Teamsters alleges that the Dayton potato chip ...
She reaffirmed her support for organized labor, telling UNLV student Matt Kimball that she would support "pro-labor" candidates in the 2018 midterm elections. Many of those asking questions represented political organizations in Nevada, like Hispanic ...
The high court has rebuffed a challenge by Labor over Family First candidate Lucy Gichuhi's eligibility to take the South Australian Senate vacancy, declaring her duly elected.
Tensions are mounting this week as the Writers Guild of America attempts to hammer out a new labor agreement with the Alliance of Motion Picture and television producers, with scripts being stockpiled in case no contract is reached and the industry ...
Mayor Ed Lee nominated a longtime mediator and labor arbitrator to the police Commission Tuesday, taking the first step in filling the seat vacated by former ...
"With this order I'm directing every single agency in our government to strictly uphold our buy American laws, to minimize the use of waivers, and to maximize the use of American labor in all federal projects," he said. The order also calls for reforms ...
Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis., signed legislation that prevents local governments from requiring contractors to hire union labor for publicly-funded construction ...
The comments focused on some of the risks facing the Australian economy, such as a weaker than expected labor market. The unemployment rate increased to 5.9 percent in February while other labor market indicators pointed to weaker wage growth.
Where the city of Worcester claims that it called a union member, a Worcester Department of Public Works employee, to notify him of an overtime opportunity, but ...
The head of Minnesota's labor relations agency and a member of Gov. Mark Dayton's cabinet has died. Dayton's office said Bureau of Mediation Services Commissioner Josh Tilsen passed away early Tuesday morning from complications of a staph infection.







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