TORONTO - Commuters in Montreal and Toronto are trying to figure out how to get to work on Wednesday. Commuter rail trains in the two cities may grind to an almost complete halt if Canadian National engineers who drive them go on strike.
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CHICAGO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - UAL Corp. (OTC BB:UALAQ.OB - news) said on Wednesday it lost $1.1 billion in the first quarter, as ground workers for its United Airlines unit voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike if a judge allowed the carrier to end their union's...
Thousands of public sector workers staged warning strikes Monday aimed at forcing German states to agree to a deal that would introduce performance-rated pay, union officials said. About 12,000 workers in state-run hospitals, administrative offices and...
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Canadian Press - TORONTO (CP) - Toronto residents will spend the weekend wondering whether they'll have bus, streetcar and subway service come Monday after the city's transit workers angrily rejected the latest...
April 8 (Bloomberg) -- Toronto's transit workers and the city's transportation authority are still negotiating to avert a strike that would shut down the subway and bus system in Canada's largest city as a noon deadline approaches.
According to the National Post, a key union at the Port of Vancouver is threatening job action that may shut down Canada's busiest port. Their threat apparently stems from plans for beefed up security
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officials and bus riders in Brooklyn and Queens scrambled to make
alternative travel arrangements last night after a midnight strike
deadline for the city and two private bus lines passed without
resolution.Workers at Command Bus Company of East New York,
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