Boston Janitors Union Votes To Strike If No Deal Met By Sept. 30A Boston janitors' union voted to walk off the job--cleaning and maintaining office buildings and the MBTA--if a deal with the Maintenance Contractors of New England is not made by September 30.
Brigham And Women's Hospital Nurses Hold 'Walk-In' After Strike AvertedBrigham and Women's nurses cheered as they streamed in to the hospital entrance Monday morning, holding a celebratory "walk-in" after weeks of planning to walk out.
Nursing Strike Averted At Brigham And Women's HospitalBrigham and Women's Hospital nurses rejoiced early Sunday morning after marathon negotiations--lasting more than 15 hours--led to a tentative agreement with hospital management.
Brigham And Women's Hospital, Nurses Make Progress In Contract NegotiationsSignificant progress has been made in the contract negotiations between Brigham and Women's Hospital and nurses, who may hold a strike Monday if a deal can't be reached.
Brigham and Women's Hospital Nurses Vote For One-Day StrikeAbout 2,500 nurses at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston have voted to stage a one-day strike.
Electrical Workers At Verizon In Mass., RI Authorize StrikeUnion officials say a group of Verizon employees in Massachusetts and Rhode Island have voted to authorize a strike if union negotiators determine one is necessary after their contract expires Aug. 1.
Lufthansa To Operate 40 Percent Of Flights During StrikeLufthansa Cargo says it will operate 40 percent of its Saturday flights despite it being the fourth consecutive day of a strike.
Menino Rips Boston School Bus Drivers For 'Illegal' StrikeMayor Tom Menino ripped striking school bus drivers Tuesday, hours after they walked off the job unexpectedly, throwing the system and parents into chaos.
Brockton School Buses Run As Scheduled, Despite No ContractSchool officials said drivers agreed to stay on the job, even though they do not have a contract agreement with the city yet.
Fast Food Workers Strike In Boston, Demanding $15 An HourDozens of fast-food workers have walked out of their jobs in Massachusetts to participate in a nationwide demand for higher wages.
Nurses At UMass Memorial Medical Center Authorize Union StrikeNurses at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester have authorized union leaders to schedule a one-day strike.
Strike Averted, For Now At East Coast PortsA deal has been struck that for now averts a strike by 14,500 longshoremen at major ports on the East Coast and Gulf of Mexico.