• Revel joins 7Shifts to sync labor management with sales 22 Oct 2019 17:35 Oct. 22, 2019 Photo: iStock Cloud-based POS provider, Revel Systems, has joined with restaurant labor management solution company, 7shifts, to create a way for operators to synchronize sales data with the scheduling and labor management software to keep …
  • Labor demands to know who got paid 22 Oct 2019 14:59
  • 'Who was it?': Labor demands identity behind council transactions 22 Oct 2019 11:51 In Tuesday's council meeting, opposition leader Jared Cassidy asked lord mayor Adrian Schrinner about two payments made to KMPs or close family members in the past year. Cr Cassidy first asked about a payment made to a company this year controlled by a …
  • Labor wants worker rights in energy bill 22 Oct 2019 11:29 The federal government's controversial proposal to intervene in the energy market is on the brink of passing its first parliamentary hurdle. Debate over the "big stick" energy laws halted on Tuesday evening due to time constraints but they …
  • 'Hun Sen is taking the piss': Labor MP unloads on Cambodian dictator 22 Oct 2019 08:31 "Instead, Hun Sen’s regime has attacked human rights; killed democracy; given away the Cambodian people’s sovereignty; accumulated secret wealth overseas; and undermined prosperity in our region." In a speech that goes much further than the Labor …
  • Labor unions endorse city Democrats 22 Oct 2019 07:40 The Greater Bristol Labor Federation, AFL-CIO, announced its endorsement of the following candidates for mayor and city council in Bristol: Ellen Zoppo-Sassu for mayor; Scott Rosado and Greg Hahn for City Council in the First District; David Preleski and …
  • Shay Mitchell Gives Inside Look at Her Labor and Delivery on 'Almost Ready' 22 Oct 2019 07:05 Up close and personal! Shay Mitchell filmed her labor and delivery for the Almost Ready finale, released on Monday, October 21. Pretty Little Pregnancy! Shay Mitchell's Baby Bump Album The video opens with a fresh-faced Mitchell realizing her water is …
  • Labor wants workers protected in Big Stick energy Bill 22 Oct 2019 07:05
  • Hanson milks Labor support for dairy bill 22 Oct 2019 02:37 Federal Labor will back Pauline Hanson's bid to set a base price for milk and install a mandatory code of conduct for dairy farmers and processors. The One Nation leader put the bill to parliament last Wednesday, saying the processors and retailers …
  • Shay Mitchell thought she lost baby during labor 22 Oct 2019 02:37 Shay Mitchell was worried she was losing her baby when she went into labor. The 'Pretty Little Liars' star - who suffered a miscarriage last year - was terrified that something was wrong with her daughter when her waters broke because she began …
  • Labor adds worker rights to big stick laws 22 Oct 2019 01:33 Laws allowing the federal government to intervene in the energy market when it is not working to the benefit of consumers are expected to pass the lower house on Tuesday. The "big stick" energy laws have the backing of Labor, although it has …
  • Deepening trade rift between Labor, unions 21 Oct 2019 22:44 There is a deepening rift between Labor and the union movement over free-trade deals, with three agreements edging closer to passing federal parliament. The Australian Council of Trade Unions says the pacts with Indonesia, Peru and Hong Kong should never …
  • CLIMATE EMERGENCY? IS LABOR DEAF OR MAD? 21 Oct 2019 22:31 Mark Butler, Labor's climate change spokesman, yesterday declared a "climate emergency" in Parliament. What?!  He's deaf to the lesson of the last election, or mad with the warming religion. And since almost no Labor MP showed up to back …
  • Investors worried over Korea's labor policy 21 Oct 2019 22:18
  • Comptroller finds nearly $700-K owed to state office of Labor and Workforce development 21 Oct 2019 21:01 The Office of the Comptroller (CTR) for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts has recently recovered $697,155.59 in outstanding debt owed to the Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development (EOLWD). The money is owed by a number of businesses for back …
  • End of GM strike still uncertain, despite tentative labor deal 21 Oct 2019 20:55 The negotiating team and union leadership are both recommending that the nearly 50,000 strikers vote to ratify the new four-year agreement. Results of the vote will be released Friday evening. It also will allow many temporary workers to become permanent …
  • Seven-Eleven Japan to end some 24-hour operations amid labor crunch 21 Oct 2019 20:33 Seven-Eleven Japan Co. is ending 24-hour operations at some outlets, becoming the first major convenience store operator to scale back around-the-clock hours to address Japan’s labor crunch. Eight stores will begin cutting back on their operating hours Nov …
  • Blog: AI and Slovakia: Labor costs to become less important 21 Oct 2019 19:38 Which policy challenges and risks will AI bring to converging economies, such as Slovakia? Vladimir Zlacký, Founder of LookingEast.eu, offers an interesting answer. Artificial intelligence (AI), which is driving the Industry 4.0 revolution, has put several …
  • Trade deals closer, amid Labor reassurance 21 Oct 2019 19:29 Australia is closer to enacting a trio of free trade deals struck with Indonesia, Hong Kong and Peru, with the legislation that will underpin them clearing the first parliamentary hurdle. The draft laws passed the lower house on Monday night with Labor…
  • Labor-Gesher leaders: Tonight Netanyahu ends his post as prime minister 21 Oct 2019 19:11 Members of Knesset Amir Peretz and Orly Levy Abekasis, who chair the Labor-Gesher Party, have responded to the Binyamin Netanyahu's decision to return the mandate to form a government to President Reuven Rivlin saying, "Tonight Netanyahu has ended …
  • Hanapepe Massacre documentary to explore a dark day in Hawaiis labor history 21 Oct 2019 18:38
  • No deployment ban to Hong Kong yet- Labor chief says amid fake news - ABS-CBN News 21 Oct 2019 18:38 MANILA - The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) on Sunday said it has yet to order a mandatory repatriation or deployment ban for Filipino workers in Hong Kong amid democracy protests.   Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said the Department of …
  • Iranian Labor Activist Atefeh Rangriz Starts Hunger Strike 21 Oct 2019 17:28 10/21/19 Iranian Labor Activist Atefeh Rangriz Starts Hunger Strike Source: Radio Farda Political prisoner Atefeh Rangriz, who is behind bars since attending a protest during the last International Labor Day (May 1) in Tehran, says that she has …
  • Wanted: Your input on farm labor 21 Oct 2019 15:51 If you've looked unsuccessfully for hired help, let him know. If you've been successful in your search for employees, let him know. And he'd like to feature a farming operation where a hired employee has worked for at least several years. What …
  • Labor pressures PM over media prosecution rules 21 Oct 2019 14:01 The Prime Minister has declared Australians would not want to live in a country where politicians decide who gets prosecuted and who doesn’t — which Labor says is exactly what will happen to journalists under recent changes made by the Morrison government. …
  • Slave labor camps are supplying American fashion brands 21 Oct 2019 12:44 Slavery and indentured labor is widespread in the fashion industry, as I’ve reported in the past. This week, the South China Morning Post reports that China experts have gone to Capitol Hill to explain to lawmakers that American apparel brands may be …
  • Labor fails to support own climate emergency appeal 21 Oct 2019 11:32
  • Labor key reason for dairy farmers’ switch to robots 21 Oct 2019 10:06 By Jim Massey The factors that make a dairy farm efficient and profitable don’t necessarily change if a farmer installs a robotic milking system, according to a pair of robotic milking experts from Finland. Virpi Kurkela, a veterinarian for 4dBarn Oy based …
  • Connecticut Restaurant Penalized for Violating the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) 21 Oct 2019 08:37 Connecticut Restaurant Penalized for Violating the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) After an investigation by the Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD), Nolita Risorante’s owner has paid $19,657 in back wages and an equal amount in liquidated damages to 14 …
  • Hero cop confirmed as Labor’s man in Blain 21 Oct 2019 07:49
  • Labor rips into Morrison over press freedom 21 Oct 2019 04:36 Prime Minister Scott Morrison has accused the Labor government of previously trying to “gag the press” after being asked about press freedom in an intense Question Time. It comes after the Australian Federal Police (AFP) announced it had ordered has …
  • GM workers on strike set to vote on new labor deal 20 Oct 2019 23:21
  • Laughing gas helpful for labor pain, safe for baby, but ultimately most women switched to an epidural, study shows 20 Oct 2019 22:24   Laughing gas helpful for labor pain, safe for baby, but ultimately most women switched to an epidural, study shows  Newswise — ORLANDO, Fla. – Women report being very satisfied with nitrous oxide (laughing gas) to manage labor pain, experiencing no …
  • The Memo: The cost of Essentia’s new properties, tightening labor market and more 20 Oct 2019 20:32 $1.8 million. That’s approximately how much Essentia Health spent on five properties located to the west of its campus, according to St. Louis County property records. The properties — located at 309, 311, 317, 321 and 323 along East First Street — were …
  • Labor to grill Coalition on delays and underspending on key infrastructure projects 20 Oct 2019 18:04 The Morrison government has spent just $2.2m of a $3.5bn fund designed to tackle “immediate priorities” in regional infrastructure, with construction yet to begin on 98% of projects identified under the ‘roads of strategic importance’ initiative. Announced …
  • Laughing gas can help manage labor pain without side effects to the baby 20 Oct 2019 17:43 Women report being very satisfied with nitrous oxide (laughing gas) to manage labor pain, experiencing no adverse side effects to the baby, although over half of the women ultimately opted for an epidural or other pain management technique, suggests a …
  • Newspoll: Coalition keeps Labor at bay 20 Oct 2019 15:20 The Coalition has preserved its lead over Labor despite concern over the economy and dissatisfaction of drought relief for farmers as ­Anthony Albanese’s approval ­ratings plunged to their lowest since he became Opposition Leader. According to the latest …
  • Labor's $100 rates discount promise could cost first home owners 20 Oct 2019 14:02 Mr Condren said Labor would not reduce the pensioner rates discount to fund the additional rates discount. But he refused to guarantee any existing LNP promises, meaning a rates reduction of up to $1000 for first home owners in their first year in the home …
  • Blue-collar Labor base ‘forgotten’: former MP 20 Oct 2019 12:19 LABOR has been accused by one of its own of forgetting blue-collar workers, as it seeks to declare a climate emergency which is “useless” to coal communities and families struggling to put food on the table.
  • Arkansas’ Jobless Rates Edges Up To 3.5% As State Labor Pool Sheds Workers 20 Oct 2019 03:32 (TB&P) — Arkansas’ jobless rate moved off the state’s record low and now matches the national average at 3.5% touched earlier this month, according to monthly U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data released Friday (Oct. 10). Through September, …
  • Scott Morrison travels to Indonesia as Labor embraces free trade agreement 20 Oct 2019 02:46 Scott Morrison’s whirlwind trip to Indonesia is a “good thing”, his political opponent says, as Labor embraces bipartisan support for Australia’s latest free trade agreement. Morrison travelled to Indonesia for Joko Widodo’s second inauguration as …
  • Benefits to flow from trade deals: Labor 20 Oct 2019 01:25 Labor finance spokeswoman Katy Gallagher believes there will be significant benefits flowing from the Morrison government's three free trade agreements that are now before the parliament. The government needs to ratify trade agreements with Indonesia, …
  • $100 discount on rates: Labor pledge 19 Oct 2019 22:59
  • Swan urges US Democrats to learn from Labor's mistakes 19 Oct 2019 13:55 ALP national president Wayne Swan urged US Democrats not to repeat Labor's mistakes from the May election. Mr Swan, who retired from Parliament at the last election, was speaking a day after the 12 leading Democratic candidates held a debate in Ohio …
  • DOLE-8 capacitates child labor program implementers 19 Oct 2019 05:38   DOLE-8 capacitates child labor program implementers By NORMA RAE COSTIMIANO July 19, 2019 TACLOBAN CITY – The Department of Labor and Employment Regional Office VIII successfully capacitated some seventy-five enumerators, encoders and community …
  • Labor MP unaware of Shorten's cry for help 19 Oct 2019 05:14 A senior Labor frontbencher says he was unaware former opposition leader Bill Shorten urged the party to help him soften his image during the election campaign but was rebuffed by his colleagues. The Weekend Australian newspaper reports Mr Shorten's …
  • Hanapepe Massacre documentary to explore a dark day in Hawaii’s labor history 19 Oct 2019 03:48
  • Labor announces candidates for 2020 ACT Election 19 Oct 2019 00:48 ACT Labor has announced its candidates for the 2020 ACT Election. Photo: File. ACT Labor has announced which candidates it will take to the 2020 ACT Election as the party seeks its sixth straight term. Chief Minister Andrew Barr and Health Minister Rachel …
  • 'You are special': Photo shows just how hard labor and delivery nurses work 19 Oct 2019 00:28 One woman wanted to give the public a peek inside the life of a labor and delivery nurse and how hard they work by posting a photo of her sister after working more than 53 hours in four days.  Laura McIntyre posted the photo, which has now gone viral, of …
  • Don't underestimate Labor:Liberal director 19 Oct 2019 00:26 The federal director of the Liberal Party Andrew Hirst has warned his colleagues not to underestimate the Labor opposition at the next election. Addressing the party's 61st Federal Council in Canberra on Saturday, Mr Hirst in his first public speech …
  • After Return From Deployment (And 5 Days Of Labor), Soldier’s Wife Gives Birth 19 Oct 2019 00:09 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4) – Yvette and Joseph Castillo found out they were expecting two days before Joseph left on a deployment from Fort Carson. While he was overseas for nine months, Joseph and other soldiers from the Colorado Army base took part …
  • Kansas Dept. of Labor: 2,500 jobs lost in September mostly due to state universities 18 Oct 2019 22:49 TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – The Kansas Department of Labor released its Labor Market Report for September 2019 on Friday, in which it states that Kansas lost 2,500 jobs in September. This is mostly due to a 1,600 government job loss, a majority of these jobs …
  • Will labor practices in Japan be disrupted? 18 Oct 2019 21:57 The war for talent is becoming more intense in Japan as the young population is decreasing and the labor market is increasingly a seller’s market. Recruiting good people becomes critical for companies as manpower plays a significant role in staying …
  • AMR to address labor issues this afternoon 18 Oct 2019 21:24 Posted: Oct 18, 2019 / 12:42 PM EDT / Updated: Oct 18, 2019 / 03:16 PM EDT SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WWLP) – American Medical Response held a news conference this afternoon in Springfield regarding labor issues within the company. At the news …
  • O.C. Caregivers for Disabled Worked 87 Hours a Week, Were Paid $4 an Hour: U.S. Department of Labor 18 Oct 2019 20:20 A chain of Orange County residential care homes for the disabled paid their workers as little as $4 an hour and made them work more than 87 hours a week, according to a federal lawsuit. In a settlement announced Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Labor said …
  • Auto Workers Striking Over Electric Cars And The Future Of Good Labor Relations 18 Oct 2019 19:41 The over 49,000 United Auto Workers members have been on strike from General Motors for about a month may be close to a deal. All parties paid dearly for the strike because the stakes are so high. GM has lost up to $1.5 billion in profits according to the …
  • SRVUSD board to talk labor negotiations during special meeting 18 Oct 2019 18:44 News Uploaded: Fri, Oct 18, 2019, 9:39 am by Ryan J. Degan SRVUSD logo. The San Ramon Valley school board is set to hold a special closed door meeting on Monday morning to review the status of labor negotiations with the district’s various unions. Board …
  • Despite labor costs, GM averts financial woes of its past 18 Oct 2019 18:02 Tom Krisher, Ap Auto Writer Updated 12:58 pm CDT, Friday, October 18, 2019 Jimmy Mangrym, a 63-year-old Flint native who has 43 years in at Flint Metal Fabrication in tool and dye, circle in front of an entrance to Flint Engine Operations as UAW members …
  • Lithuanian minister praises social security and labor agreement signed with Azerbaijan 18 Oct 2019 17:28 18 October 2019 19:27 (UTC+04:00) 379 By Rasana Gasimova The newly signed cooperation agreement between the labor ministries of Azerbaijan and Lithuania on social security and labor is a good platform to start initiatives, Linas Kukuraitis, Lithuanian …
  • Labor ‘ignored Shorten’s plea for help’ 18 Oct 2019 16:50 Former Labor leader Bill Shorten urged the ALP to help him soften his image during the election campaign but was turned down, in one of several disagreements between the leader and the party that have emerged ahead of the release of a review into the …
  • State’s unemployment rate rose to 4 percent in September, Dept. of Labor and Industry says 18 Oct 2019 16:50 × State’s unemployment rate rose to 4 percent in September, Dept. of Labor and Industry says HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate went up one-tenth of a percent in the month of September, according to figures released by the state Department of …
  • September labor numbers in Kansas remain steady 18 Oct 2019 16:11
  • 'I have no spare money': UAW-GM labor fight spotlights the struggles of temp workers - USA TODAY 18 Oct 2019 15:04 Bargainers for General Motors and the United Auto Workers reach a tentative contract deal that could end a monthlong strike (Oct. 16) AP, AP When Robin Gary teaches her students at Elon University in North Carolina about poverty and social justice, she …
  • Hiring is hard, and it's cutting into job growth, Labor Department data shows 18 Oct 2019 14:38 The Buffalo Niagara region’s job market is cooling off. The latest job data from the Labor Department shows that hiring during September once again slowed from its accelerated pace during June and July as employers struggled to find qualified workers to …
  • Adrian schools moving forward with pre-Labor Day start 18 Oct 2019 14:23 ADRIAN — Students at Adrian Public Schools may start school next year a week before Labor Day, if the results of a recent survey are any indicator. Superintendent Bob Behnke announced at Monday's board of education meeting the school district planned …
  • Qatar labor reforms ahead of 2022 World Cup 18 Oct 2019 12:59
  • 100 Years Later, ‘Labor Wars of the Pacific Northwest’ Still Stirs Emotions 18 Oct 2019 10:57 Documentary films aren’t usually saddled with a particularly controversial reputation. Their black and white images are backed by the dulcet tones of a narrator who lays bare the generally agreed upon facts of the matter. Afterwards everyone goes home …
  • Slovenia labor force increases in Aug 18 Oct 2019 09:49  BBJ  Friday, October 18, 2019, 11:18 Slovenia’s labor force was estimated at 893,200 in August, up 2.4% year-on-year, the Statistics Bureau of Slovenia (SURS) said on Wednesday. Compared to the previous month, the number of persons in paid employment …
  • Labor groups slam House bill proposing 2-year probationary period for workers 18 Oct 2019 09:07 BILL OPPOSED. Labor groups reject a bill proposing to extend the 6-month probationary period for workers. Photo from Defend Job Philippines Facebook MANILA, Philippines – Labor groups rejected a proposed House bill seeking to extend the probationary period …
  • Custom clips cut down fencing labor 18 Oct 2019 08:36 Wrapping a clip to a T-post takes even the best farmers and ranchers upward of 20 seconds. If they’re using pliers, it takes even longer, racking up valuable time. To cut that time down to eight seconds or less, farmers and ranchers can purchase custom …
  • Crackdown on labor crimes in region intensifies 18 Oct 2019 04:11 NEWBURGH — The battle against wage theft and other labor-related crimes is going regional, prosecutors and labor leaders said Thursday at Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital in Newburgh. Orange County District Attorney David Hoovler ticked off some of …
  • LABOR: THE OPPOSITE PARTY 18 Oct 2019 03:05 This is becoming a tragedy for Labor voters and a comedy for everyone else. Why is Labor under Anthony Albanese doing the exact opposite of what it must? Why is it refusing to listen to what voters have tried to belt into its head? 
  • Labor slams PM for global economy approach 18 Oct 2019 00:39 Shadow treasurer Jim Chalmers has accused the prime minister of chasing "big headlines, not good outcomes" in his approach to managing the economy amid a global slowdown. In his first foray into international policy since becoming Labor's …
  • Labor and the Coalition are arguing about asylum seekers coming by plane. Here are the facts 17 Oct 2019 23:35 RMIT ABC Fact Check Updated October 18, 2019 10:10:29 A stoush has erupted between Labor and the Coalition government over a surge in the number of asylum seekers arriving in Australia by plane. Opposition spokeswoman for home affairs Kristina Keneally has …
  • Minnesota unemployment drops; labor market tightens 17 Oct 2019 23:03 ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s job growth appears to be slowing as the state’s labor market tightens, according to the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. The key findings from Thursday’s release of job figures from the agency, often …
  • Mexico’s president vows wage growth, labor reform funding in push for trade deal 17 Oct 2019 22:33 Mexico’s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador vowed on Thursday wage increases and funding for the implementation of labor reforms, part of a campaign to convince U.S. Democratic lawmakers to ratify a new North American trade deal. “I assure you that this …
  • Lambie lambasts Labor over TAFEs 17 Oct 2019 20:47
  • The G.M. Strike Was the Best and the Worst of the Labor Movement 17 Oct 2019 19:45 Robert Tancredi, who was a commercial printer in Philadelphia before joining the G.M. warehouse, told me that before the strike, workers on different shifts hardly knew one another. Nor did they have the time, or motivation, to mull the larger context of …
  • Labor report: State unemployment unchanged 17 Oct 2019 18:05 Staff report Thursday Oct 17, 2019 at 11:52 AM Preliminary Connecticut nonfarm job estimates from the business payroll survey administered by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics show Connecticut gained 3,600 (0.2%) in September, to a level of 1,699,200 …
  • Labor pushes for greater response to extreme rightwing terrorism threat 17 Oct 2019 17:49 Labor MPs have welcomed spy agency Asio’s recognition that the threat from extreme rightwing terrorism in Australia is on the rise but will now push the government to do more to counter the threat. On Thursday, Labor MP Anne Aly – a former academic …
  • Marketplace Checklist: How To Analyze Labor Marketplaces 17 Oct 2019 15:55 Marketplace business models now fuel many of the largest tech companies. I’ve written about frameworks on how to analyze consumer-facing marketplaces from Amazon to Uber. However, one type of marketplace that is seeing an increase in startup activity is …
  • CBD Melbourne: Labor was holding out for a hero 17 Oct 2019 15:55 Apparently, Labor burgher (and later Hawker Britton lieutenant) David White approached Gordon in the wake of Jeff Kennett’s landslide win in 1992, asking him to parachute in as party leader to help rebuild the decimated Victorian Labor Party. “And this was …
  • Labor Calls for Second Referendum 17 Oct 2019 15:29 Britain and the European Union announced on Thursday that an agreement on the draft text of a Brexit deal had been reached, a last-minute breakthrough for Prime Minister Boris Johnson as he works to map out Britain’s departure from the bloc. Writing on …
  • Weekly Jobless Claims Rise Modestly as Labor Market Tightens 17 Oct 2019 15:06 The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits rose marginally last week, suggesting the labor market continues to tighten despite slowing hiring and economic growth. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 4,000 to …
  • Lyft, Uber Bypass House Panel Hearing on Transportation Safety and Labor Conditions 17 Oct 2019 13:18 Uber Technologies Inc. and Lyft Inc. skipped a U.S. House of Representatives hearing the ride-hailing industry, angering lawmakers who threatened tighter regulation for the fast-growing market. The two ride-hailing companies had been asked to appear as …
  • Labor has its work cut out on climate policy 17 Oct 2019 10:09 And it would be reasonable to assume that Labor’s hopes of election would be boosted by differentiating its main policies from the Coalition’s, rather than copying them. The post-mortem of Labor's federal election defeat,headed by party stalwarts Craig …
  • Department of Labor Announces Final Rule for Unemployment Insurance Drug Testing 17 Oct 2019 08:44 Department of Labor Announces Final Rule for Unemployment Insurance Drug Testing As of early October, the U.S. Department of Labor issued its final rule for drug testing potential employees. The new rule will supposedly provide greater flexibility and …
  • Union anger at Labor for siding with Coalition on new free trade deals 17 Oct 2019 07:54 The unions have blasted Labor for siding with the government on new free trade deals, accusing the party of abandoning workers and the ALP’s national platform. Labor agreed to support the trade agreements with Indonesia, Hong Kong and Peru after a special …
  • Labor, the men who run it and their 'female worker bees' 17 Oct 2019 07:42 For God’s sake, develop a strategic plan to win government. Increase the numbers of women in campaign decision-making and campaign staffing. Hire women who understand how to implement gender-based campaigns because that’s the key to winning campaigns. And …
  • Reality bites: Labor's chance to move beyond climate politics 17 Oct 2019 07:42 Loading Responding to Mr Fitzgibbon's speech, Ms Plibersek described the country as caught "in a perfect storm of inaction and unpredictability" but refused to "pluck a figure out of the air" when it came to cutting emissions. …
  • Labor will back trio of free trade deals 17 Oct 2019 04:30 Unions have accused Labor of abandoning Australian workers after the opposition decided to back free trade deals struck with Indonesia, Hong Kong and Peru. The Australian Council of Trade Unions says there is no evidence the deals will create jobs in …
  • Inmate labor work on hold at Jackson Theater due to prison fight 17 Oct 2019 02:38 The two inmate brawls at Northeast Correctional Complex in Mountain City in a matter of days led to the facility being on restricted movement status as of Wednesday, which in turn stopped community project work being done by prisoners from the facilty’s …
  • 'Devastated' NSW Labor boss resigns amid corruption inquiry 17 Oct 2019 02:30 Posted October 17, 2019 12:26:03 NSW Labor boss Kaila Murnain has quit, seven weeks after being suspended on full pay following her explosive evidence at a corruption inquiry into the party. Kaila Murnain said she had dedicated her life to Labor and was …
  • Outgoing NSW Labor boss denounces 'nasty culture of sexism' after formally resigning 17 Oct 2019 01:59 The outgoing Labor boss Kaila Murnain has slammed her party’s inability to grapple with its “nasty culture of sexism” and urged it to pursue “real and lasting reform” to improve integrity. Murnain formally announced her resignation as NSW Labor general …
  • Labor agrees with Coalition to redirect education funding to disaster relief 17 Oct 2019 01:59 Labor has done a deal with the Morrison government to pass legislation redirecting education infrastructure money to disaster relief despite significant objections from the education spokeswoman, Tanya Plibersek. The opposition made the decision to sign on …
  • Contractor guilty in California wildfire death labor case 17 Oct 2019 01:40 Contractor guilty in California wildfire death labor case Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 6:37 PM PDT Oct 16, 2019 The owner of a bulldozer that overturned and killed the operator while battling a huge California wildfire has …
  • Kaila Murnain quits as NSW Labor's general secretary 17 Oct 2019 01:14 Loading In a statement, Ms Murnain thanked those who had supported her during her 11 years working in Labor's head office, including when she became the party's first female general secretary in February 2016. "I dedicated my entire life to …
  • Suspended Labor MP tries to argue he's not an antisemite 17 Oct 2019 00:34 Official portrait of Chris Williamson. (photo credit: CHRIS MCANDREW/WIKIMEDIA COMMONS) Being accused of being an antisemite by a student at the of the University of Nottingham, suspended MP Chris Williamson retorted during a heated debate with the …
  • Former labor union official pleads guilty to soliciting, accepting bribes 16 Oct 2019 23:44 The former president of a New Jersey International Longshoremen's Association branch pleaded guilty Wednesday to soliciting and accepting $150,000 in bribes from an employer to act contrary to union rank-and-file members' interests, according to …
  • The Practicality Behind Retaining Warehousing Workforce In A Tight Labor Market 16 Oct 2019 22:03 At the 3PL & Supply Chain Summit in Brussels, Sander Breugelmans, vice president at logistics real estate major Prologis, spoke on the need for businesses to nurture a fresh perspective towards retaining their warehousing workforce when faced with a …