| Feb 22, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Dozens of healthcare workers from the Motion Picture & Television Fund rallied outside the charity's Wasserman campus in Woodland Hills and other locations around Los Angeles on Thursday to protest stalled contract talks with their employer.
| Jan 31, 2013
| 8:04 AM
Nurses, technicians and other employees gathered outside Glendale Memorial Hospital Thursday morning to protest planned layoffs.
The hospital last week announced plans to layoff an undetermined number of employees, citing an increase in the number of...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 4:59 PM
City pensions and looming electricity rate increases were front and center Saturday as 10 of the 13 candidates for City Council faced off at the first election forum of the campaign season.
In front of about 80 people at the Oakmont Country Club,...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 6:01 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Starting as soon as this summer, South Bend schools employees covered by the district's health insurance will likely be able to pop into an on- or near-site clinic to get physical exams and other preventive services.
The clinic will also be...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 8:05 PM
Having been put on notice by Los Angeles County education officials, Glendale Unified faces some “tough choices” in the months to come as it confronts a yawning budget deficit, Supt. Dick Sheehan warned recently.
Speaking to the board of...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 5:55 PM
SOUTH BEND -- South Bend Community School Corp. employees who carry the district's health insurance, along with their covered dependents, could have access to free medical services at one or more primary care clinics in the coming months.
At a special...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Just as the Broadway theater community was getting back on its feet following Hurricane Sandy, another potential showstopper is headed its way.
The union representing cleaners, porters, elevator operators, matrons and other service workers at most...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 2:25 AM
Big, round numbers always get people's attention. Numbers such as $1 billion, which has been bandied about as the economic loss per day nationally from the eight-day strike that shut down most of the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.
| Nov 22, 2012
| 5:04 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- A labor protest by as many as 1,500 workers at Los Angeles International Airport Wednesday led to several arrests and caused delays for holiday travelers.
The protesters, carrying signs that read "Living Wage & Affordable Health...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 6:25 PM
To strike or not to strike? That's now the question for members of the Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties union after a vote Friday.
Faculty members at 14 state-owned universities voted overwhelmingly to approve a...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 4:33 PM
The largest union representing Hollywood's technical workers has begun contract negotitations with the major studios amid concerns about rising health care costs that could force cuts in health and pension benefits for below-the-line crew members....