"Over five years workers were shorted overtime and regular pay, they were denied rest breaks and meal breaks as required by the law."
It's worthwhile to remember Christmas 1921, the day that arguably the most successful socialist in American history, Eugene Debs, was released from prison.
Clergy and community leaders from Chicago and the northwest suburbs delivered a petition today signed by 33 allies supporting employees at the Rivers Casino Des Plaines.
The vote comes on the heels of two Maryland suburbs minimum wage increase votes.
At 10:35 a.m. on this day in 1903, Orville Wright flew the Flyer over 120 feet of ground for 12 seconds.
Thus far, Amazon's anti-union bias has thwarted any attempts by its U.S. warehouse workers to have a union.
He was a brilliant pianist and one of the most famous and influential of all composers.
The government's shutdown of 52 intercity and tour bus companies for unsafe conditions is welcome, but does not solve the basic industry ills.
"Because of this agreement, 25 workers will be back to work in time for the holidays."
The disaster shook the people of Calumet and surrounding communities in the copper-rich Keweenaw region of Michigan's Upper Peninsula.