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  • GM to make Mexico-built Cadillac SRX crossover in Tennessee

    DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co will shift production of its Cadillac SRX crossover vehicle from Mexico to its plant in Spring Hill, Tennessee, where the company once built vehicles for its defunct Saturn brand, the company and the United Auto...
  • Obama tries to rekindle hope in Labor Day speech

    President Obama flew to Milwaukee for a fiery, populist speech on Labor Day, marking the informal kickoff of a push this fall to stave off Republican control of the Senate. Obama's brief visit to Wisconsin was ostensibly nonpolitical, and he avoided...
  • Saucon Valley district, union 'further apart' than ever

    Saucon Valley district, union 'further apart' than ever
    Once again, the Saucon Valley School Board had to explain why it rejected the teachers union's latest contract offer. And once again, taxpayers heard the same line of defense: Union members are asking for too much, the board said Tuesday night at its...
  • The new battle over Blair Mountain -- with lawyers instead of guns

    In late August 1921, long-running tensions between pro-union miners and anti-union West Virginia coal operators erupted into an armed confrontation totaling well over 10,000 men, a mess of bullets and a still-unconfirmed number of dead and wounded...
  • Richard Bloomingdale: Recall lessons of history on Labor Day

    Richard Bloomingdale: Recall lessons of history on Labor Day
    Labor Day is our only holiday devoted to the working men and women of this great nation. Across Pennsylvania, thousands of workers, many of them proud union members and their families, will celebrate their contributions in keeping our economy and our...
  • Anti-UAW workers seek to form union at Volkswagen plant

    DETROIT (Reuters) - Employees at the Volkswagen AG auto plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee, are attempting to form a union that will include hourly and salaried workers as a counter to the United Auto Workers Local 42 established last month, a leading anti-...
  • Fast-food worker protests planned for more than 150 U.S. cities

    Fast-food worker protests planned for more than 150 U.S. cities
    (Reuters) - Fast-food workers will stage another day of protests in more than 150 U.S. cities on Thursday as they seek a doubling in hourly pay to $15 and the right to form a union. Organizers expect their biggest protest to date, with fast-food...
  • Anti-UAW VW workers move to form own union

     
    Filed under: Volkswagen, UAW/Unions The struggle over unionization at the Volkswagen factory in Chattanooga, TN, continues to get more complicated. There's now a second union fighting to organize at the plant; although this one is staunchly against the...
  • NYC police union blasts mayor, urges Democrats to snub convention bid

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York City police union leader on Tuesday castigated Mayor Bill de Blasio and his bid to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention, saying the city was losing ground in the fight against crime since he took office in January....
  • Ukraine says rescue under way after naval vessel attacked from shore

    Ukraine says rescue under way after naval vessel attacked from shore
    A Ukrainian naval vessel in the Azov Sea was attacked by artillery from the shore on Sunday, and a rescue operation was under way, a military spokesman for the Ukrainian government said. Andriy Lysenko said the vessel was a naval cutter. There was no...
  • Time is now for cooler negotiations between Obama, Putin

    REYKJAVIK, Iceland Volcanoes and glaciers, fire and ice, are dominant features of this moonscape-pocked island nation. How fitting that over a generation ago the leaders of the United States and Soviet Union came to talk disarmament in the heat of the...