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Dave Jamieson

Virgin America Flight Attendants Vote To Join Union

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 08.14.2014 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Three years after a failed bid to unionize, flight attendants at Virgin America airlines on Wednesday voted decisively to join the Trans...

Bankrupt Airline To Consider Huge Merger

AP | DAVID KOENIG | Posted 05.12.2012 | Business

DALLAS -- American Airlines says it is agreeing with creditors to consider potential mergers while it is still under bankruptcy protection. American ...

Saki Knafo

May Day Protests Signal Growing Bond Between Occupy Wall Street And Liberal Establishment

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 05.02.2012 | Business

A little over six months ago, Stephanie McGuinness was camping out in Zuccotti Park, the epicenter of a new movement that often shunned politicians an...

#Occupy Gives Out Free Subway Rides

Posted 03.29.2012 | New York

Morning commuters were treated to free train rides Wednesday morning courtesy of the 99 percent. "Free entry, no fares collected," read official-looki...

13,000 Layoffs At American Airlines?

AP | DAVID KOENIG | Posted 04.02.2012 | Business

DALLAS — The parent of American Airlines wants to eliminate about 13,000 jobs – 15 percent of its workforce – as the nation's third-...

Transit Workers And MTA Still Working It Out

AP | Posted 01.17.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- New York City transit workers say they'll continue working even though their contract has expired. Spokesman Jim Gannon of Transport Work...

#OccupyWallStreet Ranks Swell As Unions, PACs Join Protest

AP | By DEEPTI HAJELA and VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 12.05.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (Associated Press) -- A diverse group of powerful unions joined demonstrations near Wall Street on Wednesday, lending some focus, credibility...

Judge: NYPD Can Use City Buses To Transport Arrested Protesters

AP | By LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 12.05.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- City bus drivers are told when they are hired that they someday may be called upon to assist the police department, a judge noted Tuesday ...

UPDATE: Students March on the MTA Hearings

Michael Gould-Wartofsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Michael Gould-Wartofsky

Yesterday, as college students were walking out, teaching in and rallying at universities citywide and nationwide, thousands of local high school stud...

Arthur Delaney

American Airlines Doles Out Bonuses Despite $375 Million Loss: Unions

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

American Airlines is bleeding money, and its unions say they are subsisting on peanuts in coach while corporate executives sip champagne in first clas...

American Airlines Union Goes Viral Against Executives

AP | DAVID KOENIG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DALLAS — Unions at American Airlines have picketed, worn buttons and rented billboards to protest what they consider unseemly management bonuses...