Marathon Bargaining Session For BART Labor Agreement Drags Into 2nd DayA marathon bargaining session between Bay Area Rapid Transit management and its two biggest labor unions that began Wednesday morning lasted all night and was continuing Thursday, BART spokeswoman Alicia Trost said.
NHL Locks Out PlayersThe NHL locked out its players at midnight Saturday, becoming the third major sports league to impose a work stoppage in the last 18 months.
Faculty Association Authorizes Strike Vote For CSU For the second time in four months, California State University faculty are being asked to vote on a possible statewide strike.
Palo Alto Measure D Stripping Police, Fire Arbitration Rights PassesPalo Alto voters passed a ballot measure that will repeal the rights of firefighters and police officers to have arbitrators settle their salary disputes with the city and another measure designating 10 acres of parkland for a new compost facility, according to preliminary election results Tuesday night.
Striking Nurses Back On Job At Children's Hospital OaklandThe hospital operated at near normal capacity during the walkout, relying on non-union Children's Hospital nurses and about 125 replacement nurses.