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Masterson, Indians stop Contract Discussions... For Now, At Least

The drama between Justin Masterson, his camp, and the Cleveland Indians came to a head over the winter when Masterson wanted a long-term contract in an effort to evade free agency. 437 more words

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As Midnight Deadline Looms, Union Members Say No Plan For SEPTA Strike

By Steve Tawa, John McDevitt and Kim Glovas

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — While negotiations between SEPTA and its largest union continue, its labor contract with Transport Workers Union Local 234 expires at midnight tonight. 202 more words

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Royals unlikely to extend James Shields

The Kansas City Royals, who are going into the season with the highest of expectations in a long time, are not likely to extend Ace… 305 more words

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Levine: No Movement On Long-Term Deal For Samardzija, Who Tries To Raise Game

By Bruce Levine-

MESA, Ariz. (CBS) – As the contract talks between the Cubs and starter Jeff Samardzija have been stalled for weeks, getting better at his trade consumes the pitcher’s time here at spring training. 369 more words

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City Workers’ Union Reports Some Signs Of Progress In Long-Stalled Contract Talks With Mayor

By Mike Dunn

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Long-stalled contract talks between the Nutter Administration and the city’s largest municipal workers union resumed today. The two sides met for about four hours, and they agreed to meet again next week. 267 more words

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UIC Faculty Staging Two-Day Strike

CHICAGO (CBS) – Hundreds of faculty members at the University of Illinois at Chicago have begun digging in for a two-day strike, demanding better job security and higher pay, but the school says it just doesn’t have the money for the raises faculty want. 429 more words

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