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Contract Talks Could Deal Crippling Blow To Local Ports

Twenty-nine West Coast ports, including Sacramento and Stockton, will be shut down starting tomorrow and fears are growing over the economic fallout.


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California Kaiser Nurses Reach Contract Agreement

A union says Kaiser Permanente nurses in California have approved a new contract that boosts pay and improves patient care along with health and safety protections for nurses.


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Stockton Teachers Confront School Board At Meeting

Parents joined the teachers as they walked into the school board meeting. According to the teachers, the district leaders want to be able to transfer a teacher to any school at any time.


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Union Promises BART Vote, Expects ‘Resounding No’

The president of one of the two unions involved in the San Francisco Bay Area rapid transit strikes said Saturday she will take the final contract offer to members for a vote, but expects it will be rejected.


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SF Bay Area BART Trains Running As Labor Negotiations Continue

A major San Francisco Bay Area transit system is running trains as usual Friday after unions and management agreed to continue labor talks past a midnight deadline.


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UPDATED: Bay Area BART Agency, Unions To Resume Talks

A San Francisco Bay Area transit agency and its unions are set to head back to the bargaining table, as the possibility of a second transit strike in less than three months looms.


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Bay Area Transit Workers Could Strike Again Monday

Two transit unions issued a 72-hour strike notice, alerting the more than 400,000 San Francisco Bay area commuters that the system could be shut down during Monday’s commute if labor issues aren’t resolved.


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Judge Rules Workers at UC Hospitals Can Strike

A judge affirmed on Monday that some workers at the five largest University of California medical centers, including UC Davis, can go on a planned two-day strike starting Tuesday.


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Union Protesters Interrupt U.C. Board of Regents Meeting

As unions and administrators continue to negotiate a contract, 13,000 workers ranging from MRI techs to orderlies will walk off the job next Tuesday and Wednesday, including at U.C. Davis.


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Profile: A Nurse In Sacramento & Her Education

Registered Nurse Amy Delacruz discusses trust between medical staff at UCD Medical Center.


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10 Jobs With A High Starting Salary

Sacramento’s higher education graduates in some fields do better than others. Find out who’s earning the most.


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Union: Raley’s Talks Break Down, Strike Called

A northern California labor union says contracts talks with Raley’s supermarkets have broken down and a strike has been called.