Teachers’ strikes and demands are beginning to become a major issue in the state of Washington following the influences from teacher strikes in Arizona and West Virginia. 533 more words
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Amid news that the economy is booming yet many Americans can’t make ends meet, the idea that people are to blame for their own financial shortcomings continues to find footing in American minds and conversation. 530 more words
Legacy Health is facing a $5 million fine, the largest civil penalty ever assessed from the Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries, after employees complained about being forced to skip meal and break periods. 29 more words
Illinois has not experienced the same attacks on worker rights and collective bargaining as many neighboring states. While some of Illinois’ elected officials have attempted to enact so-called “right-to-work” zones in Illinois… 373 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) — If you’re looking for a frightfully good time, head to Six Flags Great America this weekend.
The park’s annual Fright Fest kicks off Saturday. 74 more words