Hopkins Hospital Workers Agree Not to StrikeMembers 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.
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.
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.
Wal-Mart Charged With Labor ViolationsFederal officials have filed a formal complaint charging that Wal-Mart violated the rights of protesting and striking workers last year.
Fast-Food Strikes Return Amid Push for Wage HikesFast-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.
Trash Worker On Strike Hit By Garbage Truck in GaithersburgA striking trash worker is in the hospital after being struck by a garbage truck driven by a replacement worker early Wednesday morning in Gaithersburg.
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.
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.'
Hostess: Twinkies To Return To Shelves July 15 Hostess is betting on a sweet comeback for Twinkies when they return to shelves next month.
Strike Shuts Down Food Stalls in Federal Buildings Organizers say striking workers shut down some fast-food businesses at a federal office building in Washington as well as the McDonald's at the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum.
Dockworker Strike Could Cost Companies $1 Billion A DayShipments of products as varied as flat-screen TVs, sneakers and snow shovels could sit idle at sea or get rerouted, at great time and expense, if more than 14,000 longshoremen go on strike as threatened — a wide-ranging work stoppage that would immediately close cargo ports on the East Coast and the Gulf of Mexico to container ships.