strike

Nearly 50,000 UAW members who work in GM facilities across the country, including here in Langhorne, are now on strike.
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Tim Jimenez
September 16, 2019 - 7:07 am
Nearly 50,000 General Motors workers are now on strike. Their walkout began at midnight at GM facilities across the country. Workers shut down 33 manufacturing plants in nine states across the U.S., as well as 22 parts distribution warehouses, including the one in Langhorne.
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British Airways
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AP News
September 09, 2019 - 11:30 am
British Airways has canceled almost all its flights for 48 hours, affecting as many as 195,000 travelers, due to a strike by pilots over pay. Read more here.
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The Community College of Philadelphia.
Holli Stephens/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
March 27, 2019 - 7:09 pm
UPDATED: 10.11 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Faculty and staff members at Community College of Philadelphia voted on Wednesday evening to go on strike in April if they can't agree on a new contract with the school. "We don't work here to get rich, but we simply can't afford to go backwards,"...
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Community College of Philadelphia
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Mike DeNardo
March 27, 2019 - 11:44 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After two and a half years of contract talks, the faculty at Community College of Philadelphia will decide Wednesday evening whether they should go on strike. The union representing 1,200 faculty and staff members at CCP votes at 6:15 p.m. on whether to hit the picket...
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Philadelphia students participated in the youth climate strike at LOVE Park.
Steve Tawa/KYW Newsradio
Steve Tawa
March 15, 2019 - 4:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Teenagers skipped classes Friday to show some love for the planet. Young demonstrators from across the globe rallied for the same cause, declaring climate change a national emergency. Philadelphia students were no exception. They participated in the youth climate...
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Dreamstime
Mike DeNardo
March 13, 2019 - 4:12 pm
BENSALEM, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — After two years of negotiations, teachers in Bensalem have voted to authorize a strike. Members of the Bensalem Education Association have voted overwhelmingly to give their leadership the go-ahead to call a strike, if necessary. The vote came Monday night. The union...
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SEPTA transit police union have called a strike.
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
March 12, 2019 - 8:29 pm
UPDATED: 10:14 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA Transit Police are returning to work following a nearly weeklong strike, and SEPTA police supervisors and other police departments took over for Transit Police while they were out. The Fraternal Order of Transit Police and SEPTA officials...
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SEPTA transit police union have called a strike.
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Kimberly Adams
March 10, 2019 - 11:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It was another failed round of contract talks Sunday night between SEPTA transit police and the transit agency. SEPTA and leaders with the Fraternal Order of Transit Police spent the weekend at the bargaining table, but failed to reach a deal that would end the...
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SEPTA transit police union have called a strike.
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
March 09, 2019 - 9:34 pm
UPDATED: 1.00 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) – Nearly 200 SEPTA Transit police officers remain on strike Sunday after negotiations between union leaders and the transit agency ended earlier than expected Saturday. Talks are scheduled to pick up again 3 p.m. Sunday. SEPTA spokesman Andrew Busch...
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SEPTA transit police union have called a strike.
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
March 07, 2019 - 1:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's the second day of a strike by some 180 SEPTA Transit Police officers, and the transit agency is urging their union negotiators to come back to the bargaining table. After talks broke down and the transit cops exchanged their police radios for picket signs, both...
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