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Teamsters look to loan union muscle to UFC, citing lower pay for women fighters

Teamsters look to loan union muscle to UFC, citing lower pay for women fighters No one needs to hold a benefit for Ronda Rousey, the charismatic face of the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s women’s division who makes nearly $200,000 per fight, … Continue reading

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Time runs short to avert longshoremen’s strike

Time runs short to avert longshoremen’s strike NEW YORK (AP) – In just a few days, a walkout by thousands of dock workers could bring commerce to a near standstill at every major port from Boston to Houston, potentially delivering … Continue reading

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Michigan approves right-to-work legislation amid intense protests

Michigan approves right-to-work legislation amid intense protests The Michigan Legislature on Tuesday gave final approval to contentious “right-to-work” legislation, in the face of raucous protests in the capital and stern warnings from Democratic lawmakers. “There will be blood, there will … Continue reading

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400 union workers protest EGT-bound train, clash with police

400 union workers protest EGT-bound train, clash with police About 400 union longshoremen blocked a train for about four hours outside the new EGT grain terminal at the Port of Longview, but the train passed through Wednesday evening after the … Continue reading

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