Verizon Workers Go On Strike Amid Contract DisputeTens of thousands of Verizon landline and cable workers have walked off the job after working without a contract since August.
Supreme Court Deadlock Upholds Win For Unions In Fee CaseA tie vote from the Supreme Court means public sector unions in about half the states can continue collecting fees from workers who choose not to join.
Dallas Police Unions Frustrated With Chief BrownSome Dallas police unions have expressed frustration with Chief David Brown after the latest crime numbers, and are looking for changes.
More Police Officers Buying Professional InsuranceA fear of people suing police officers for their on-duty actions has led to an uptick in officer’s buying professional liability insurance, according to the Fraternal Order of Police.
High Court To Hear Dispute Over Public Sector Union FeesA Supreme Court dispute over public-sector union fees could sap the finances of organized labor and further erode the power of the nation's labor movement.
Ex-Bricklayer's Union Employee Admits Embezzling From GroupA former employee of the Bricklayer's International Union, Local 5, has pleaded guilty to embezzling nearly $161,000 from a trust fund used to train future union members. The union represented brick layers and trowel trade workers in Texas.
Southwest Airlines Unionized Pilots Nix Proposed ContractSouthwest Airlines Co. unionized pilots have rejected a proposed four-year labor contract.
Board Dismisses Ruling To Allow College Athletes To UnionizeThe NLRB has dismissed a historic ruling that Northwestern University football players are school employees who are entitled to form what would be the nation's first union of college athletes.
NFLPA To Use Noted Labor Lawyer For Brady AppealNoted labor attorney Jeffrey Kessler will aid in the players' union planned appeal of Tom Brady's suspension.
Southwest Bag Workers Picketing Over Flight DelaysSaying Southwest Airlines is neglecting workers and its customers, baggage handlers are bringing attention to the company's slide in on-time performance as they seek a new contract.
Union Takes NFL To Court Over Adrian PetersonThe NFL Players Association filed a federal lawsuit Monday for Adrian Peterson, asking the court to dismiss an arbitration ruling that upheld the NFL's suspension of the star running back.
Wage Protesters Picket Area Walmart StoreNational Union Organizers and a few Walmart employees plan to use Black Friday to demonstrate for higher pay and more favorable working conditions.