HOUSTON — Jennifer Bridges, a registered nurse in Houston, is steadfast in her belief that it's wrong for her employer to force hospital workers like her to get vaccinated against COVID-19 or say goodbye to their jobs. But that's a losing legal argument so far.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Biden administration has exempted most employers from long-awaited rules for protecting workers from the coronavirus, angering labor advocates who had spent more than a year lobbying for the protections.
Union workers at the Volvo Trucks North America plant in Dublin, Va., resumed their strike at noon Monday after rejecting the company's latest offer Sunday.
Memorial Day was our unofficial launch to summertime. Grilling, pools and outdoor fun. And, well, I returned from yet another amazing sand bui…
For the working people
The state House approved Thursday a Republican-led effort that would compel North Carolina's withdraw from a federal extended unemployment benefit program with a $300 weekly payment.
Initial unemployment-insurance benefit claims remained on a downward trend in North Carolina last week, the U.S. Labor Department reported Thursday.
State House Republicans submitted legislation Wednesday that would compel the Cooper administration to withdraw from a pivotal federal extended unemployment benefits program before its Sept. 6 expiration date.
Another round of Triad residents leaving the workforce played the lead role in sending the region’s unemployment to a pandemic low of 4.6% in April.
NEW YORK (AP) — As COVID-19 ravaged the world last year, CEOs’ big pay packages seemed to be under as much threat as everything else.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A gunman who killed nine people at a California rail yard where he worked appeared to target some of the victims, a sheriff told The Associated Press on Thursday, while a Biden administration official said the shooter spoke of hating his workplace when customs officers detained him after a 2016 trip to the Philippines.
Among the state’s oldest manufacturers, PHB is one of several area industries to partner with the Rockingham County Division of Public Health to make workplace vaccine clinics convenient options in the county of roughly 91,000, county health officials said.
RALEIGH — With employers struggling to fill positions as post-pandemic restrictions end, North Carolina state senators advanced a proposal Wed…
North Carolina’s two Republican U.S. senators waded Wednesday into the debate on whether the state should withdraw from accepting the final three months of federal extended unemployment benefits.
Kim Kardashian West has been hit with a lawsuit from seven of her ex-employees.
The wide gulf
For eight years, I commuted every day from Greensboro to Winston-Salem for work. I would wake up, shower, make breakfast and pack my child’s l…