Strike

Jon Baird
February 28, 2019 - 2:20 pm
The Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education was expected on Thursday to vote to place a proposed parcel tax before voters in hopes of generating hundreds of millions of dollars for local schools. The board unanimously voted to place a parcel tax before voters on the June 4 ballot,...
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February 10, 2019 - 4:14 pm
(KNX 1070/CNS) - Several pedestrians were injured and sent to the hospital Sunday morning after a 22-year-old man, who was allegedly driving under the influence of drugs, plowed his truck into a crowd in downtown Fullerton. The DUI suspect was booked on suspicion of felony DUI. His name was...
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Jon Baird
January 29, 2019 - 2:12 pm
LOS ANGELES (/KNX 1070/CNS) - The LAUSD Board of Education has unanimously approved the new labor contract with its teachers union, despite concerns from the county about its financial sustainability. The Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education is expected today to formally sign off...
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January 17, 2019 - 5:47 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - As teachers continued picketing at Los Angeles- area schools, contract negotiators for the teachers' union and the Los Angeles Unified School District returned to the bargaining table today to discuss the potential for a resolution of the four-day-old strike. But despite United...
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Cooper Rummell
January 15, 2019 - 9:00 am
(CNS/KNX 1070) -- LA teachers are back on the picket lines on the second day of their first strike in 30 years. There are no new talks scheduled. Meanwhile, the first ever strike of charter teachers in California is underway Tuesday morning outside The Accelerated School in South Los Angeles. They...
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January 10, 2019 - 2:50 pm
(CBS News) -- Jeffery Davis got married on Dec. 28 in the city hall of Cambridge, Massachusetts, and took a few days off work to spend time with his wife. The 35-year-old air traffic controller was back at his job the following week. The federal employee has yet to see a paycheck. "I have my two...
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Jon Baird
January 04, 2019 - 7:33 am
(KNX 1070) -- The LA teacher's union is calling the latest move by the district "a legal hail mary." The LAUSD is going to court to keep some teachers on the job even if there’s a strike. L.A. Unified is going to court, trying to stop special education teachers and support staff from joining a...
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Jon Baird KNX1070
December 28, 2018 - 9:08 am
(KNX 1070) -- With a strike by 300,000 LA teachers set to begin in less than two weeks, the Los Angeles Unified School District has reportedly begun hiring hundreds of substitutes to fill in. It's considered another sign that a walkout is becoming increasingly likely. Superintendent Austin Beutner...
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December 10, 2018 - 9:06 am
(KNX 1070) - Kaiser Permanente mental health clinics across the state are being hit by a strike this week. Union chief Sal Roselli says staff are walking out for the next five days in a dispute over staffing levels: "Four thousand mental health care psychologists and other licensed clinicians are...
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Craig Fiegener
October 23, 2018 - 8:45 am
(KNX 1070) - Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center is one of five strike locations across California where workers began a three-day job strike Tuesday morning. Picket lines are going up Tuesday morning at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Westwood and at other U.C. facilities across the state...
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