| Dec 22, 2011
| 7:40 AM
LONG BEACH, Calif. (KTLA) -- Registered nurses from Long Beach Memorial Medical Center and Miller Children's Hospital in Long Beach are participating in a one-day strike on Thursday.
The nurses are striking over safe nurse-to-patient staffing ratios,...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Workforce One and Workforce Alliance, workforce boards in Broward and Palm Beach counties, could lose local control, if proposed state legislation continues to gain steam. Florida's latest legislative session kicked off on Tuesday.
Gov. Rick Scott and...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 10:27 AM
By Michael Broihier
Tuesday morning, the Lincoln County Fiscal Court heard concerns about turnover at the Lincoln County Public Library from former-Library Advisory Board member Keith Lemons. Lemons, who quit the board angrily in November of 2010 after...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 8:03 AM
The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra and the musicians union have agreed on a new contract that includes a short-term fix to get musicians back to work immediately.
In a joint announcement, the Indiana Symphony Society, Inc., and the Indianapolis...
| Apr 30, 2012
Scheduled meetings this week of the Washington County Commissioners, Washington County Board of Education, and Hagerstown Mayor and Council:
WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
County Administration Building, Room 255
100 W. Washington St., Hagerstown...
| May 4, 2012
| 8:12 AM
About 80 workers protested outside an AT&T dispatching facility in Glendale Thursday that was sparked, union leaders say, when a female technician refused to remove a union button she was wearing at work.
AT&T and its union workers are in contract...
| May 29, 2012
| 11:16 PM
The Legislature’s rules review panel invoked its special power Tuesday and blocked proposed state regulations regarding Medicare and long-term care coverage.
The lawmakers cited inadequate safeguards for elderly customers as their reason.
| Jun 21, 2012
| 5:26 AM
DETROIT (AP) — A judge blocked a new Michigan law Wednesday that’s aimed at ending union dues paid by home health care workers who are not traditional state employees.
The decision by U.S. District Judge Nancy Edmunds was a defeat for...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 3:15 PM
Several hundred Chambersburg Hospital nurses and other health-care professionals rallied Wednesday in front of the steps of the old Franklin County Courthouse, protesting that their benefits are being reduced.
Workers are currently negotiating a new...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 1:42 PM
Chambersburg Hospital and the health care professionals working there ratified a new contract on Monday that calls for pay raises and employee contributions to health insurance.
“Workers will begin paying for their health care benefits, but receive...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 6:35 AM
STANFORD — The need for healthcare at the Lincoln County Jail is on the rise, but contracting with a third-party healthcare provider is helping get the job done while keeping costs under control, Jail David Gooch announced Sept. 11.
| Sep 24, 2012
| 7:00 AM
The start of a new season is usually a celebratory time for an orchestra. But for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the past few days have been a major headache for management and ticket holders. Musicians with the orchestra have been on strike since...