Organized Labor

Pope seeks to ‘liberate' Virgin Mary from the Mafia

10 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

ROME - Pope Francis is giving his blessing to a new Vatican think tank that is seeking to prevent the Mafia and organized crime groups from exploiting the image of the Virgin...
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Massachusetts unemployment rate no longer the worst in U.S

44 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

Massachusetts is out of the basement. The state's unemployment rate was 11.3% in August - tied with New Mexico for sixth-highest in the nation, the U.S. Bureau of Labor...
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Hawaii court hears case on legality of foreign fishing labor

1 hour ago   |   Star Tribune

The Hawaii Supreme Court heard arguments Friday on the legality of issuing licenses to foreign workers in Hawaii's longline commercial fishing fleet, which for years has been...
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‘We are slammed': Veterinarian clinics, animal hospitals busier during pandemic

‘We are slammed': Veterinarian clinics, animal hospitals busier during pandemic

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo.- With more people getting pets during the coronavirus pandemic, veterinarians across the country have been swamped. At County Animal Hospital in...
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Trump hits FBI director again over testimony on antifa, Russia

Trump hits FBI director again over testimony on antifa, Russia

1 hour ago   |   Politico

President Donald Trump on Friday expressed further dissatisfaction with FBI Director Christopher Wray over testimony he gave to Congress on foreign and domestic threats and did...
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Baltimore County educator unions call on superintendent to rescind reopening plan for schools

1 hour ago   |   Baltimore Sun   |   2 articles

Unions representing Baltimore County teachers and support personnel say the school district broke a labor agreement when it unexpectedly announced Thursday a plan to return...
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Louisville Urban League, local organizations work to register, turn out Black voters

Louisville Urban League, local organizations work to register, turn out Black voters

1 hour ago   |   WLKY

The Louisville Urban League and several nonprofit organizations announced efforts to increase Black voter turnout Friday as part of the first National Black Voter Day.
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Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry warns about spoofed emails

Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry warns about spoofed emails

1 hour ago   |   WGAL

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School Daze

1 hour ago   |   FOX News

In this one hour special, FOX's Tonya J. Powers will explore one of the biggest unresolved and most hotly debated issues of the coronavirus pandemic-schools and education. Is...
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Maryland unemployment rate dips to 6.9% as economy shows slow signs of recovery

2 hours ago   |   Baltimore Sun

The rate is down from an April peak of 10.1% following the effects of the coronavirus pandemic on the economy, but is still more than double the unemployment rate from March...
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Tropical Storm Beta forms in the Gulf of Mexico

Tropical Storm Beta forms in the Gulf of Mexico

A tropical storm has formed that could be headed for Texas. Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds press conference at the White House

LIVE: President Trump holds press conference at the White House

President Donald Trump is holding a press conference at the White House Read more ...

Trump administration announces $13 billion in additional aid to Puerto Rico

Trump administration announces $13 billion in additional aid to Puerto Rico

In the three years since Hurricane Maria made landfall, the rebuilding process has been slow and costly. Read more ...

Push is underway to test COVID-19 vaccines in diverse groups

Push is underway to test COVID-19 vaccines in diverse groups

Many thousands of volunteers from minority groups are needed for huge clinical trials underway or about to begin. Read more ...

Trump Now Claims 'Every American' Could Have Coronavirus Vaccine By April 2021

Trump Now Claims 'Every American' Could Have Coronavirus Vaccine By April 2021

The president has contradicted health experts, and now his own ambitious timeline, for a vaccine against COVID-19. Read more ...

Pet scams on the rise as adoptions skyrocket amid pandemic

Pet scams on the rise as adoptions skyrocket amid pandemic

Don't fall for this pet scam! The Better Business Bureau says it has seen a dramatic increase in false pet advertising since the start of the pandemic. Read more ...

Firefighter dies battling wildfire sparked by gender reveal

Firefighter dies battling wildfire sparked by gender reveal

A firefighter has died battling a wildfire in California that officials say was sparked by a device used to reveal a baby's gender. Read more ...

'I was not locked up at all': Labor Department mistakenly says man was...

'I was not locked up at all': Labor Department mistakenly says man was jailed, must repay $6 in benefits

A man from Omaha, Nebraska said he has to repay $6-worth of unemployment benefits, but that's hardly the cause of his concern. Read more ...

Sané stars, Bayern routs Schalke 8-0 in Bundesliga opener

Sané stars, Bayern routs Schalke 8-0 in Bundesliga opener

BERLIN - The new Bundesliga began on Friday with eight-time defending champion Bayern Munich routing Schalke 8-0 in an empty stadium. Read more ...

CDC drops controversial testing advice that caused backlash

CDC drops controversial testing advice that caused backlash

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention essentially returned to its previous testing guidance. Read more ...