Nov 29, 2012 A walk-out by workers at several fast-food chains in New York marks latest effort to organize an industry with high worker turnover.
Nov 28, 2012 A growing number of U.S. companies -- including Wal-mart, Sears, Disney, Dickies, and hip-hop star Sean Comb's clothing line -- have been linked to the deadly garment factory fire in Bangladesh.
Nov 29, 2012 Walmart's flexible supply chain depends on low-wage "permatemp" workers.
Nov 27, 2012 Bangladesh is holding a day of mourning following a deadly garment factory fire. It has emerged the factory was making products for western companies, including Wal-Mart.
Oct 10, 2012 American Airlines airlines has blamed its pilots, who are unhappy with new pay and work rules, for purposefully forcing delays and cancellations in protest.
Oct 10, 2012 American Airlines could face continued business fallout even as CEO apologizes to passengers for delays and talks resume with pilots.
Oct 3, 2012 Nearly a quarter of a billion Chinese workers relocated from the country's interior to the factory towns on the coast in one of the largest human migration the planet has ever known. Now, 20 years later, the great migration is drawing to a close.
Sep 28, 2012 American is trying to impose new pay and work rules on its pilots -- and they’re not happy. Their union hasn’t called for any official action, but American says pilots are filing more maintenance complaints and flying circuitous routes.
Sep 25, 2012 Last night's decision by replacement refs has ripple effects on teams, betting outfits, and the referee's labor dispute