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Passengers get off of a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train as it arrives at the Daly City station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Last-Ditch BART Labor Talks Resume At Governor’s Request

With a strike looming, the two largest unions representing over 2,300 Bay Area Rapid Transit workers resumed talks with BART management Sunday afternoon at the request of California Gov. Jerry Brown in a last-ditch effort to reach a deal.


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AT&T Park Concession Workers Authorize Strike

Concession workers at the AT&T Park where the San Francisco Giants play have voted to authorize a strike.


Joe Thornton #19 of the San Jose Sharks celebrates after scoring a goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets in the first period of an NHL hockey game at HP Pavilion at San Jose on January 31, 2012 in San Jose. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Sharks Season Saved, NHL And Players Settle

After 16 hours of tense talks, the NHL and its players finally achieved their elusive deal early Sunday morning, finding a way to restart a sport desperate to regain momentum and boost its prominence.


Nurses picket at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland, May 1, 2012. (CBS)

Nurses End Christmas Eve Strike At 8 Bay Area Hospitals

A 24-hour Christmas Eve strike by union nurses at eight Bay Area hospitals ended Tuesday morning with no reported incidents, according to a spokeswoman for one of the hospitals.


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Raley’s, Striking Union Return To Bargaining Table

Statements from a Raley’s spokesman and from the United Food and Commercial Workers union said talks between both sides resumed Sunday morning.


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Santa Rosa Nurses In Second Day Of 3-Day Strike

Nurses at a Sonoma County hospital are in the second day of a three-day strike protesting wage offers and other issues.


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Workers Strike At Raley’s / Nob Hill Stores In California, Nevada

Union workers at Raley’s supermarket chain, which operates more than 100 stores in California and Nevada, went on strike Sunday after last-ditch efforts to reach a new contract failed.


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State Workers Agree To Unpaid Days Of Leave

California’s biggest state worker union has tentatively agreed to a plan where covered workers will take 12 unpaid days of leave over 12 months starting July 1.


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Golden Gate Transit Bus Strike Canceled, Tentative Agreement Reached

Threats of a Golden Gate Transit bus strike, planned for May 10th have been canceled after the union and Bridge District were able to negotiate a tentative framework over a contract dispute.


Occupy Oakland organizers held a press conference October 31, 2011, calling for a general strike on November 2, 2011. (CBS)

Occupy Protesters Target Port Of Oakland Amid Call For General Strike

Occupy Oakland protesters said Monday that their plans for a general strike on Wednesday include marching on the Port of Oakland and shutting it down.