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Tufts University dining hall workers vote to strike

Dining hall workers at Tufts University voted to authorize a strike, according to local union officials. The Thursday night vote was 137 to 17, according to UNITE HERE Local 26 representatives, and followed eight months of negotiations for their first un.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2019

Vegas casino workers OK strike that may hobble famed resorts

Hundreds of unionized Las Vegas casino workers are making their way into a university arena where they're set to vote on whether to strike......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 23rd, 2018

Workers at Las Vegas hotel-casinos vote on whether to strike

Hundreds of unionized Las Vegas casino workers are making their way into a university arena where they're set to vote on whether to strike......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 22nd, 2018

"Wake-up call": Vegas casino workers vote on citywide strike

Hundreds of unionized Las Vegas casino workers are making their way into a university arena where they're set to vote on whether to strike......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 22nd, 2018

Pro-union chants greet Vegas casino workers voting on strike

Hundreds of unionized Las Vegas casino workers are making their way into a university arena where they're set to vote on whether to strike......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 22nd, 2018

Senate Vote Ends Canadian Postal Worker Strike

The federal government passed legislation this evening to end the strikes by Canada Post workers that have disrupted deliveries around the country during peak holiday season. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 27th, 2018

Marriott and workers union reach tentative agreement after strike

This story originally appeared on WBUR. After nearly a month and a half of striking at seven Marriott International Hotels in Boston, the workers' union and the hotel chain have reached a tentative agreement. The ratification vote was held at the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 18th, 2018

UPS Tells Shippers to Prepare for Freight Strike

The delivery giant says it will stop picking up heavy goods next Wednesday and can only guarantee ground shipment through the following day. Unionized workers are set to vote on the company’s final contract offer......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 2nd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: UPS warns shippers to brace for possible freight strike

United Parcel Service Inc. is telling customers to make alternative shipping plans in case of a strike in its smaller freight division, where unionized workers are set to vote on the company’s final contract offer next week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 1st, 2018

AFL-CIO workers vote to strike against their own labor organization

The biggest fe.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 10th, 2018

Columbia mum on postdocs’ vote to unionize

About 2,000 postdoctoral researchers and associate research scientists at Columbia University have voted to unionize through the United Auto Workers, though it’s unclear if the school will recognize... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 9th, 2018

Workers of seven downtown San Francisco hotels vote to authorize strike

It may be the busiest convention season of the year for San Francisco, but about 2,300 downtown hotel workers can walk out at a moment's notice after an overwhelming majority voted to authorize a strike Thursday evening. Nearly 99 percent of employe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 2018

Some McDonald"s workers vote to strike over sex harassment

McDonald's workers have voted to stage a one-day strike next week at some of the company's restaurants in 10 cities in hopes of pressuring management to take stronger steps against on-the-job sexual harassment. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 12th, 2018

Some McDonald"s workers vote to strike over sex harassment

McDonald's workers have voted to stage a one-day strike next week at some of the company's restaurants in 10 cities in hopes of pressuring management to take stronger steps against on-the-job sexual harassment. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 12th, 2018

Hawaii Marriott workers vote to authorize strike

Members of the Unite Here Local 5 hotel workers union from six Marriott properties in Honolulu and Maui voted to authorize a strike with a 95 percent yes vote. Of the 3,500 total Marriott workers, 2,102 voted on Monday with about 1,996 opting to author.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2018

Hawaii Marriott workers may strike for contract negotiations

Marriott hotel workers will vote next week on whether to authorize a strike following months of negotiations for contracts covering more than 3,500 workers at seven Marriott-operated hotels. Unite Here Local 5 announced the strike authorization vote da.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 4th, 2018

Alcoa braces for alumina strike vote in Western Australia

A vote by striking workers at Alcoa's giant west Australian operations will close on Thursday, with the union anticipating a strong "no" vote that could prolong the four-week old strike......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 4th, 2018

Skanska completes James Madison University’s new dining hall

A modernized three-story, 101,000-sf dining hall will replace the demolished Gibbons Hall on the James Madison University campus this fall. The new Skanska-designed D-Hall will offer additional seating and entrances directly from the commons......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkAug 22nd, 2018

Teamsters Vote to Authorize Strike as UPS Contract Talks Heat Up

UPS workers voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike, a negotiating tactic that gives the company’s 280,000 Teamsters members an option to walk out if the current contract talks fail......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 5th, 2018

Thousands of Vegas casino workers to vote on citywide strike

Tens of.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 21st, 2018

50,000 Vegas casino workers to vote on strike over contract

Fifty-thousand unionized Las Vegas casino workers whose contracts will expire at the end of the month are set to vote on whether to go on strike......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 9th, 2018