Local Fast Food Workers To Strike For $15 Minimum Wage Cooks and cashiers from McDonald's, Burger King and other restaurants are planning to walk off the job to call for a $15 an hour minimum wage.
Tufts: Police Called After Strike Supporters Involved In 'Violent Attack'In a statement, the hospital said supporters of the Massachusetts Nurses Association attacked buses trying to bring temporary nurses to work early in the morning. State Police stated that they did not respond to any violent reports.
Harvard's Dining Workers End Strike After Demands MetHarvard University's cafeteria workers are ending their strike after agreeing to a new labor contract.
Harvard University Dining Hall Workers Go On StrikeDining hall workers at Harvard University have gone on strike over wages and health care benefits.
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.