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Nurses strike outside Providence Hospital in Northeast D.C. (Photo credit: Jim MacKay)

D.C. Hospital Nurses Strike Over Ebola, Other Issues

Nurses took to the sidewalks outside Providence Hospital in Northest D.C. Wednesday to protest worker conditions, including lack of Ebola preparedness at the facility, WNEW’s Jim MacKay reports.

11/12/2014

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Hopkins Hospital Workers Agree Not to Strike

Members of a union that represents thousands of maintenance workers, housekeepers and others at Johns Hopkins Hospital have agreed not to strike as planned after a request from the governor.

06/26/2014

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Governor Asks U.S. to Help End Philly Transit Strike

Gov. Tom Corbett asked President Barack Obama on Saturday to intervene in a commuter rail strike in the nation’s sixth-largest metropolitan area and force union workers to return to their jobs.

06/14/2014

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Johns Hopkins Workers Rally For Higher Pay in Md.

Workers at Johns Hopkins Hospital have been rallying for higher pay at the esteemed medical center.

05/11/2014

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Wal-Mart Charged With Labor Violations

Federal officials have filed a formal complaint charging that Wal-Mart violated the rights of protesting and striking workers last year.

01/15/2014

Fast-food workers strike near a McDonald's restaurant outside of the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum as part of a nationwide protest Dec. 5, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Fast-Food Strikes Return Amid Push for Wage Hikes

Fast-food workers and labor organizers are marching, waving signs and chanting in cities across the country — including in downtown Washington — Thursday amid a push for higher wages.

12/05/2013

A truck leaves the Potomac Disposal offices in Gaithersburg where a worker on strike was hit by a garbage truck. (Credit: Kevin Patrick/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Trash Worker On Strike Hit By Garbage Truck in Gaithersburg

A striking trash worker is in the hospital after being struck by a garbage truck driven by a replacement worker early Wednesday morning in Gaithersburg.

09/11/2013

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Protesters Opposing Action In Syria Rally In NYC After Obama’s Announcement

Anti-war protesters rallied in Times Square on Saturday as President Barack Obama announced he would ask Congress to authorize a military strike on Syria.

08/31/2013

Smithsonian food workers strike outside the National Air and Space Museum. (credit: Kevin Patrick/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Food Workers At Smithsonian Strike Over ‘Living Wages’

Workers from two Smithsonian Institution museum eateries are staging a one-day strike calling for the federally funded museums to ensure they are paid a ‘living wage.’

07/11/2013

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Hostess: Twinkies To Return To Shelves July 15

Hostess is betting on a sweet comeback for Twinkies when they return to shelves next month.

06/23/2013

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