Rebekah Sager
June 26, 2019 - 8:04 am
Grocery workers in Southern California with the United Food and Commercial Workers union (UFCW) have voted to authorize a strike against their grocery store employers. #BREAKING Grocery workers in Southern California @UFCW770 – have voted to authorize a strike against their grocery store employers...
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May 08, 2019 - 7:42 am
Uber and Lyft drivers in LA are on the picket lines again the second strike in the past few months. This comes just a couple of days before Uber launches its IPO and goes public. Hailing a Lyft or Uber ride could be difficult Wednesday with Los Angeles area drivers being encouraged to take part in...
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April 11, 2019 - 5:17 pm
Teachers in Sacramento went on strike Thursday for the first time in 30 years. They're accusing the school district of backtracking on promises of better pay and smaller classes. In the past year, more than 400,000 teachers in nine states have gone on strike, affecting more than 5 million children...
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Craig Fiegener
April 10, 2019 - 8:03 am
For the second time in less than a month and the fourth time in a year, thousands of University of California workers will stage a one-day strike today at campuses and medical facilities across the state, alleging unfair labor practices. The patient-care and service workers represented by the...
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Jon Baird KNX1070
March 25, 2019 - 11:04 am
(KNX 1070) -- Uber and Lyft drivers in SoCal are on strike Monday to protest another pay cut, and what they say are unlivable working conditions. Protesters outside an #Uber hub in #RedondoBeach . They’re angry over a pay cut. @KNX1070 — Jon Baird (@KNXBaird) March 25,...
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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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Cooper Rummell Twitter
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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