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Peter Tork, who rose to teen-idol fame in 1966 playing the lovably clueless bass guitarist in the made-for-television rock band The Monkees, has died

With these statistics and key factors of suicide in mind, the connection to what is being called an epidemic of suicide in the construction industry becomes more clear, especially when you consider the fact that the construction workforce is nearly 91 percent male, and 64 percent white
Bob Swanson, retired president of Swanson & Youngdale, a longtime IUPAT paint and drywall contractor in Minnesota, and a…

A Roleplaying Game for Organizing on the Job and in the Community

Bank holding off changing signage until merger with TCF Bank is approved
If the bank merger is approved, convention hall will be renamed TCF Center
The 59-year-old Cobo Center convention facility in downtown Detroit will become known as TCF Center if Chemical Bank's merger with TCF Bank is approved by federal regulators
Chemical Bank has purchased the naming rights of Cobo Center in a 22-year deal…

Bringing his utility truck to a stop at a traffic light south of San Diego on a late January morning, Martin Barraza was shocked to see an overturned sedan, its crushed hood and front roof pressing against the pavement.

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In the past six months, over 50 workers, students, and labor activists in China have been arrested or disappeared by the government. Their crime? Supporting workers at the Jasic welding equipment factory in their legal efforts to form a union
The Jasic struggle has received tremendous support from student and labor activists across China—one of the few labor struggles marked by a strong student presence during…

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Just like the original New Deal in the ’30s, the version of a Green New Deal introduced by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez would include a federal guarantee of living-wage employment—that is, anyone who wanted a job could get one at a salary that could support a family, with an emphasis on…

The Michigan State University Board of Trustees meets today on a new fund established for former patients and victims of Larry Nassar.
The trustees had voted at their January meeting to establish a new fund to assist with the cost of counseling and mental health services for victims of Nassar.

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He made a TV appearance and police were pleased because it helped lead the way to today's court appearance.
21 year old Ryan Zettell of Troy is facing multiple drug charges.
He had appeared on an episode of the Netflix TV series, Dope, a show which looked at the war on drugs.
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A house of horrors for dogs.
Dozens of dogs were rescued from a house in Sterling Heights.
Police say the animals were found during an eviction.
Fifty-two dogs were taken from the home on Montego Drive near 16 Mile and Schoenherr.
Police say many of the dogs are sick and one of them had to

One picture is like a mountain landscape of a floor in a school where mushrooms are growing through the floor.

Hotel workers at the Ramada Plaza in downtown Prince George have overwhelmingly ratified a new contract with their employer today. The agreement brings to an end a protracted labor dispute at the hotel and significantly increases wages for a group of workers who have been the lowest paid union hotel workers in Prince George
The workers, members of UNITE HERE! Local 40, will receive a wage increase of $3 per hour by June 2020, while some job classifications will receive even higher wage…

Win Passes to see THE PRODIGY! Click below for your chance to win a pair of tickets to the advance screening of THE PRODIGY on Wednesday, February 6 at 7:30PM at the AMC John R. This film is rated …

U.S. Rep. Richard E. Neal (D-MA) introduced the Rehabilitation for Multiemployer Pensions Act of 2019 (H.R. 397), better known as the Butch Lewis Act. The Butch Lewis Act would offer federally subsidized loans to multiemployer plans in danger of becoming insolvent. It would also maintain the health of well-funded multiemployer plans and adequately fund the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) , without making any cuts to…

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In the past six months, over 50 workers, students, and labor activists in China have been arrested or disappeared by the government. Their crime? Supporting workers at the Jasic welding equipment factory in their legal efforts to form a union
The Jasic struggle has received tremendous support from student and labor activists across China—one of the few labor struggles marked by…