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South Western Railway strike: passengers complain of 'chronic overcrowding' in trains on day three of strike

Commuters are facing a fresh bout of travel chaos as the third day of South Western Railway (SWR) staff's strike over the role of train guards gets underway....

South Western Railway strike: passengers complain of 'chronic overcrowding' in trains on day three of strike

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South Western Railway strike: Royal Ascot racegoers face travel chaos as five-day walkout gets under way Thousands of racegoers heading to Royal Ascot face travel chaos this week as a five-day strike in the long-running dispute over guards on trains gets...
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2019-09-02, 20:32

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French trains tangled by strike over Macron pension overhaul Commuters are packing overcrowded French train platforms as rail workers stage a strike over President Emmanuel Macron’s proposed overhaul of the ret...
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UK airport strike dates: How will passengers be affected at Heathrow, Stansted and Gatwick? All you need to know Families embarking on their holidays have been hit with a wave of uncertainty this summer, as a number of strikes have been announced at airports acr...
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2019-08-14, 18:32

UAW hourly workers hope for short strike against GM as strike begins Standing in light rain on the first day of the GM strike, UAW workers say they're unified but eager to get a deal brokered.    &...
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British Airways strike: Thousands of angry customers vent fury over cancelled flights due to strike action British Airways has been inundated with messages from angry customers after thousands of passengers received emails overnight to say their flights ha...
2019-08-25, 04:48

Lightning strike injures up to 12 people in South Carolina A lightning strike on the Fourth of July injured as many as a dozen people near a South Carolina sand bar, according to reports. The incident was rep...
2019-07-05, 01:32

Clashes hit Yemen's south, Saudi-led forces strike capital Southern separatists seized two Yemeni government military bases near the southern port of Aden early on Tuesday, triggering fresh clashes between no...
2019-08-20, 12:16

GM's South Korean workers to stage partial strike, report says An internal note from the union representing GM workers in South Korea said partial strikes would be launched Friday and next week, Reuters reported....
2019-09-19, 21:32

Lightning strike in South Carolina kills at least 1; others injured: reports At least one person was killed and as many as 12 others were injured on Independence Day when lightning struck in South Carolina at a popular river g...
2019-07-05, 05:48

One dead, others injured in lightning strike near South Carolina river Authorities say lightning struck a popular river gathering spot in South Carolina on Independence Day, killing one person and injuring as many as a d...
2019-07-05, 03:00

Hurricane Dorian is churning towards Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina – Here is where and when it's due to strike Google Crisis Map Hurricane Dorian is forecast to hit the Bahamas and near the coasts of Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina over the weekend and e...
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2019-09-10, 01:00

South Korean Hyundai Heavy workers stage full-scale strike over merger Unionized workers at Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. staged a full-scale strike on Wednesday to protest a plan to split up the company for a merger with...
2019-05-22, 12:00

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2019-07-19, 14:32

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2019-09-23, 16:32

East Midlands Trains delays: UK flooding causes landslide forcing stranded passengers to evacuate train Passengers on board a flood-hit train from London to Nottingham were left stranded after heavy rain in large parts of England caused a landslide in N...
2019-06-14, 17:01

Africa Cup of Nations: Hosts Egypt stunned by late South Africa strike • Thembinkosi Lorch hits 85th-minute winner in Cairo• Nigeria come from behind to beat champions CameroonThembinkosi Lorch scored the winner for Sout...
2019-07-07, 04:16

North Korea claims it tested new rocket system that could improve ability to strike South Korea, American bases North Korea says its leader Kim Jong Un supervised the first test-firing of a new multiple rocket launcher system that could improve the Hermit Kingd...
2019-08-01, 12:16

In Mexico's South, Police Check Buses, Trains in Migrant Crackdown Growing numbers of illegal immigrants are being detained along the key routes used by asylum seekers and human smugglers as President Andrés Manuel L...
2019-06-11, 12:48

‘We’ve got open doors’: Texas lures Western Canadian businesses south Texas realtor Robert Graham says 15,000 brochures have been delivered in Alberta, Saskatchewan and British Columbia so far, enticing businesses with ...
2019-09-22, 23:00

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2019-09-21, 06:00

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2019-09-15, 22:00

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2019-09-17, 02:32

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2019-09-22, 10:00

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2019-10-01, 22:32

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2019-09-15, 20:00

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2019-09-16, 16:32

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2019-09-16, 11:00

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2019-08-12, 18:32

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2019-10-13, 22:16

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2019-09-16, 03:00

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2019-09-15, 19:32

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2019-09-16, 18:32

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2019-09-24, 01:00

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2019-09-15, 10:00

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2019-05-21, 15:16

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2019-10-13, 07:48

UK PM Johnson says he believes he can strike an EU deal within weeks British Prime Minister Boris Johnson believes that he can strike a deal with the European Union within weeks, he said, writing in the Daily Telegraph...
2019-09-15, 23:32

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2019-09-13, 20:32

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2019-06-15, 01:16

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2019-09-12, 21:32

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2019-05-29, 12:32

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2019-06-13, 19:00

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2019-06-17, 09:32

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2019-08-06, 02:48

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British Airways wants to resolve pilot strike as soon as possible - CEO British Airways wants to resolve a pay dispute with its pilots as quickly as possible, Chief Executive Alex Cruz said, as the carrier was forced to c...
2019-09-09, 10:32

GM workers to strike amid contract negotiation The United Auto Workers union says its contract negotiations with General Motors have broken down and its roughly 49,000 members will go on strike ju...
2019-09-16, 00:32

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2019-09-09, 15:32

Iran threatens 'all-out war' if action taken over Saudi oil strike Foreign minister’s comments further inflame tensions in Persian Gulf after oil attacksIran’s foreign minister has warned that any attack on his count...
2019-09-19, 17:00

Strike looming for General Motors workers The United Auto Workers union and General Motors remain far apart in ongoing negotiations in Detroit, raising the likelihood of a midnight strike, so...
2019-09-15, 07:00

Two Major Saudi Oil Installations Hit by Drone Strike Yemen’s Houthi rebels claimed responsibility. It was not clear how badly damaged the facilities were, but the attacks could disrupt world oil supplie...
2019-09-14, 23:00

N.Y. comptroller, investor urges GM to resolve strike The New York comptroller didn't threaten to divest the retirement system from GM, but he repeatedly voiced concern about the investment's stability s...
2019-10-03, 19:32

New Zealand Teachers Have Gone on a ‘Mega-Strike’ for Higher Pay More than 50,000 teachers across New Zealand took to the streets on strike Wednesday to demand pay rises and better working conditions following frui...
2019-05-29, 15:48

GM laying off another 415 workers in Mexico as U.S. strike continues General Motors Co said Monday it is temporarily laying off another 415 workers in Mexico as a strike by 48,000 U.S. hourly workers enters its fourth...
2019-10-08, 00:32

More than 100 flights canceled as Hong Kong goes on strike People are striking and protesting across seven districts of Hong Kong, in the most ambitious and wide-ranging day of demonstrations this summer. Fol...
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Mass strike shuts down city of 2M people The streets of the Sudanese capital were mostly deserted Sunday, the first day of the country's Islamic working week, amid a mass general strike call...
2019-06-10, 17:48

Volkswagen and SEC Are Told to Strike Deal on Lawsuit A federal judge ordered Volkswagen and the SEC to seek a settlement over allegations the auto maker defrauded U.S. investors, rather than continue an...
2019-08-18, 07:00

Auto workers strike against GM in contract dispute More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walk off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines as contract talks with the company ...
2019-09-16, 18:32

GM, UAW clash over how to reach deal to end lengthy strike General Motors and the United Auto Workers (UAW) union clashed late Thursday over how to end a 25-day strike that has cost the company over $1 billi...
2019-10-11, 10:32

UAW workers picketing GM must wait for $250 a week in strike pay UAW workers are entitled to $250 a week in strike pay. However, it's not available until after the 15th day of the strike, the UAW says.   ...
2019-09-17, 00:32

'Lefty' feels the heat after lightning strike Golf great Phil Mickelson has been finding it a struggle on the course in recent weeks so could have done without a freak occurrence which left his p...
2019-08-19, 00:48

Humans are probably safe from a catastrophic asteroid strike — for now If you ever clean out the gutters on your roof, take note: The dirt you’re tossing may have come from outer space. The new book “Cosmic Impact: Under...
2019-06-12, 10:00

Barra meets with UAW brass as strike continues The meeting Wednesday marked the first time GM CEO Mary Barra has been formally involved in labor talks since the previous contract expired Sept. 14....
2019-10-11, 04:32

For every GM job, up to 7 other jobs are generated. Here's how a strike affects the economy If the GM strike lasts more than a few days, it could impact far more than the company and the thousands of UAW workers walking the picket line ...
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Transit strike cripples Paris commute Parisians had to find alternate ways to get to work Friday morning after the city's biggest public transit strike in nearly 13 years crippled subway ...
2019-09-14, 01:32

Turkey says air strike hit Syria convoy, killed three Turkey said a Syrian government air strike on a Turkish military convoy in northwest Syria killed three civilians and wounded 12 on Monday as Syrian ...
2019-08-20, 01:16

GM CEO Barra takes role in talks to end UAW strike General Motors Chief Executive Mary Barra met with senior United Auto Workers officials to discuss the No. 1 U.S. automaker's most recent proposal t...
2019-10-11, 05:00

The GM Strike Isn’t Just About Higher Wages. It’s Also a Protest Against the Gig Economy Union members at General Motors have joined a national uptick in strikes, with Americans increasingly turning to collective action in the face of uns...
2019-09-17, 04:32

Can I still find the car I want? How UAW's GM strike will affect availability of vehicles For people looking to buy a new General Motors car or truck, will showrooms still have enough vehicles with the company's autoworkers on strike? ...
2019-09-17, 08:32

'Iranian weapons' used in drone strike on oil plants Oil prices have fallen after an initial spike following a drone attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, as finger pointing continues over who was re...
2019-09-16, 21:32

Obamas Strike Podcasting Deal With Spotify Spotify struck a deal for Higher Ground, the entertainment-production company started by Barack and Michelle Obama, to develop and produce podcasts t...
2019-06-06, 23:32

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2019-08-27, 05:16

GM can withstand losses of UAW strike — because of what it stands to gain The UAW's nationwide strike against GM has cost the company about $1 billion. But GM can withstand the loss because of what it stands to gain.  ...
2019-10-04, 01:00

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Women strike in Switzerland for fairer pay, more equality GENEVA (AP) — Women across Switzerland are walking off the job and staging demonstrations to demand fairer pay, more equality, and less sexual harass...
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GM's redesigned Corvette Stingray to be delayed by UAW strike General Motors' much-anticipated redesigned Corvette Stingray will be delayed going on sale because of the ongoing United Auto Workers strike.  ...
2019-10-08, 00:00

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2019-10-07, 06:00

GM strike costing up to $100 million a day isn't worrying investors — at least not yet General Motors stands to lose hundreds of millions of dollars in lost production as a United Auto Workers union strike against the automaker enters i...
2019-09-17, 19:00

Ryanair says no flight disruption so far from UK pilot strike All Ryanair flights to and from British and Irish airports have departed without disruption so far on Thursday, the airline said, adding it also exp...
2019-08-22, 15:48

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‘The Union Is Playing Some Hardball.’ Here’s Why GM Workers Are On Strike The United Auto Workers union is leading its first strike against General Motors in 12 years, digging in for a fight over jobs and benefits that coul...
2019-09-16, 15:32

Trump says Iran appears to be behind Saudi strike President Donald Trump says it appears that Iran was responsible for the attacks on key oil installations in Saudi Arabia, but he says he doesn't wan...
2019-09-17, 10:32

Cheers and honking horns greet first day of UAW strike against GM Willie Elzy has been readying for a possible strike against General Motors Co for months and, pointing to a parking lot full of freshly built pickup ...
2019-09-16, 18:32

25,000 Chicago teachers prepare for possible strike next month A Chicago teachers union that represents 25,000 educators has authorized a labor strike that could begin as early as next month, and impact 360,000 s...
2019-09-27, 22:32

GM Furloughs Workers in Canada as Strike Drags On General Motors has furloughed roughly 2,000 hourly workers at a plant in Oshawa, Ontario, near Toronto, as the impact of a strike by the United Auto ...
2019-09-21, 16:00

Schoolchildren go on strike across world over climate crisis Hundreds of thousands walk out of lessons in 110 countries demanding urgent action Hundreds of thousands of schoolchildren across the world have gone...
2019-05-25, 11:32

The Morning After: Amazon Prime Day strike plans Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Good morning, there! Amazon's Prime Day faces a threat, and we're not talking about Target and eBay&...
2019-07-09, 13:48

Trump Stopped Strike on Iran Because It Was ‘Not Proportionate’ President Trump said “we were cocked and loaded to retaliate” after Iran struck an American drone, but he said the 150 predicted deaths was not a pro...
2019-06-21, 15:48

20,000 HAL Employees To Go On Indefinite Strike From Today: Official The Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) in Bengaluru is facing an indefinite strike from today by its 20,000 employees over wage revision and other deman...
2019-10-14, 03:16

GM Talks With UAW Hit Impasse, Propelling Strike Into the Weekend General Motors and the United Auto Workers accused each other of not working hard enough to reach a new four-year contract, end the 26-day strike and...
2019-10-12, 08:00

Over 100 Killed In Air Strike On Yemen Prison: Report More than 100 people are believed to have been killed in an air strike by the Saudi-led military coalition on a detention centre in Yemen, the Intern...
2019-09-02, 02:16

Amazon Workers Plan to Strike on Prime Day Employees at Amazon’s now-infamous Shakopee, Minnesota, warehouse—the first of the famously anti-union retailer’s locations to stage a walkout in the...
2019-07-09, 01:00

UAW calls strike against supplier to Ford, FCA, Tesla The UAW said it launched the strike at Faurecia's plant in Saline, Mich., at 12:05 a.m. EDT, but negotiations were continuing into the early hours. T...
2019-06-21, 11:32

Strike slows the flow of GM's replacement parts Some General Motors customers with broken, recalled and accident-damaged cars may already be feeling the effects of the UAW strike as replacement par...
2019-09-23, 06:32

A lengthy strike adds to ratification challenges Getting new contracts ratified already looked like a bigger challenge than usual going into this year's talks. Now, workers will have to vote for a d...
2019-09-29, 15:00

How the climate strike travelled around the world - video From Sydney to New Delhi, Nairobi to New York, millions of people around the world walked out of school and work on Friday to join the latest protest...
2019-09-20, 22:00

State-Run Bank Employees To Go On Strike On September 26, 27 On August 30, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced four mergers of banks, a move she said would result in 12 public sector banks in the syst...
2019-09-23, 10:00

Students in Hong Kong Strike on First Day of Classes Tens of thousands of students in Hong Kong participated in a widespread strike by boycotting their first day of classes Monday. They joined hundreds ...
2019-09-02, 23:00

The Latest: Trump says he’s in ‘no hurry’ to strike Iran WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on The United States and Iran’s tensions over the shoot-down of a massive U.S. drone (all times local): 8:10 p.m. ...
2019-06-22, 12:32

The best climate strike signs from around the globe - in pictures Millions of people across the globe took part in protests on Friday demanding urgent action on the climate crisis. The strike kicks off a week of env...
2019-09-21, 05:32

GM's Electric Ambitions Rattle Below the Surface of the UAW Strike Even as General Motors and the United Auto Workers union come closer to resolving their biggest work confrontation in decades, a larger, unsettled is...
2019-09-27, 23:00

Barges strike dam on Arkansas River in Oklahoma Two barges that broke loose on the swollen Arkansas River have struck a dam in Oklahoma, and at least one sank into the river. Near Crescent, erosion...
2019-05-23, 21:32

‘I’m really thankful I’m still alive:’ Boy survives lightning strike (KHNL) Three people were struck by lightning during severe weather Tuesday night, in a rare occurrence that prompted Honolulu, Hawaii city officials ...
2019-06-28, 02:32

Sony and Marvel Strike a New Deal to Keep Spider-Man in the MCU After the shocking news that Marvel and Sony’s backroom deal to share the rights to one of the most popular superheroes in the world broke up last mo...
2019-09-27, 20:32

Tucsonans march in nationwide climate strike TUCSON – People worldwide are joining marches and climate strikes today to demand action on climate change. Strikes were planned in all 50 stat...
2019-09-21, 19:00

UAW boosts strike pay to $275 per week as talks with GM continue The UAW also will allow members to work part-time and receive strike pay as long as they continue their picket-line duties.     ...
2019-10-13, 01:00

Army Dog Staves Off Possible Terror Strike In Assam A possible terror attack in Assam has been staved off by a tracker dog of the Indian Army who helped security forces this week in discovering a huge ...
2019-09-26, 23:32

Science Museum workers across England strike over low pay Below-inflation pay rises have left staff with 13% real-terms wage cut since 2010, says unionStaff at Science Museum sites across England have begun ...
2019-08-31, 03:16

GM Has Lost Over Half A Billion Dollars Because Of The Strike The UAW strikes are costing GM hundreds of millions, Trump’s tariffs are costing Michigan jobs, and Europe is pivoting away from airline travel. All...
2019-09-26, 18:32

General Motors, UAW hopeful to end strike now in its 11th day General Motors and the striking United Auto Workers union broke off negotiations Wednesday night, but both sides said they will continue to try and e...
2019-09-26, 17:00

GM recalls more than 107,000 Chevrolet Trax as UAW strike continues General Motors is recalling more than 107,000 of its Chevrolet Trax small SUVs because a suspension weld can break and cause steering problems. ...
2019-09-21, 21:32

| Schmidt hopes to strike right balance for World Cup Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt hopes he gets the balance of his squad right for the 2019 Rugby World Cup, admitting he failed to do so four years ago...
2019-09-01, 00:16

Restaurants Strike Back in Food-Delivery War While the U.S. online food-delivery market continues to burn hot, data suggests growth in restaurants offering the service may be slowing. That could...
2019-07-15, 17:16

UAW-GM strike dings suppliers as talks continue The strike has cost UAW members, workers at parts suppliers, and small businesses that provide products and services to GM a combined $266 million in...
2019-09-28, 15:00

US to send troops to Saudi Arabia after oil strike US President Donald Trump has approved sending troops to Saudi Arabia to aid the country's air defenses. The move comes after a strike that damaged k...
2019-09-21, 02:32

Who's losing the most from UAW strike at GM? So far, workers have lost $266M An analysis by consultant Anderson Economic Group estimated that the UAW strike was costing GM $25 million a day.      ...
2019-10-01, 04:32

Kushner tries to strike bipartisan asylum deal Jared Kushner is working with Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin and GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham to try and broker a bipartisan deal on asylum laws, which could...
2019-06-19, 21:00

United Auto Workers Authorize a Strike The United Auto Workers voted to authorize a strike amid contract negotiations. The union represents about 150,000 workers at Ford, General Motors, a...
2019-09-04, 12:00

HAL Employees To Go On Strike From Monday After Talks Fail The workers of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) will go on an "indefinite strike" from Monday as talks held by the management over the unions'' de...
2019-10-14, 03:16

Massive lightning strike at the Tour Championship Six people were injured Saturday when lightning struck a 60-foot pine at the Tour Championship, showering the area with debris, Atlanta police said. ...
2019-08-25, 15:16

GM lays off 6,000 additional workers in Mexico due to UAW strike General Motors on Tuesday idled a plant in Mexico that produces its highly-profitable Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups, temporarily laying ...
2019-10-01, 21:00

| Nearly 40 killed in air strike on Libya migrant centre Nearly 40 migrants were killed in an air strike in their detention centre in a Tripoli suburb blamed on Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar, who has been...
2019-07-03, 13:16

Military strike against Iran would result in 'all-out war': Zarif Any U.S. or Saudi military strike against Iran would bring "all-out war", Tehran said on Thursday, keeping up a drumbeat of warnings to its adversari...
2019-09-20, 06:32

Late Thorisdottir strike gives Chelsea win over Arsenal "Norway international Maria Thorisdottir came off the bench to fire home a superb winner five minutes from time as Chelsea came from a goal down to b...
2019-10-14, 01:16

NVIDIA's new RTX Super cards are a pre-emptive strike on AMD With AMD's next generation of GPUs just days away, NVIDIA is making good on its drawn-out tease with a trio of new graphics cards: the RTX 2060 ...
2019-07-02, 15:32

The White House Wants To Strike Back At California California might not be allowed to set zero-emissions standards anymore, GM workers in South Korea are about to strike, and automakers are desperate ...
2019-09-06, 22:00

Bank Employee Unions Defer Two-Day Strike In view of the consideration of the positive and workable solution by the Finance Secretary, the 48-hour strike stands deferred, a joint statement sa...
2019-09-24, 06:32

The Secret History of the Push to Strike Iran Hawks in Israel and America have spent more than a decade agitating for war against the Islamic Republic’s nuclear program. Will Trump finally delive...
2019-09-04, 13:00

Kurdish MPs, prisoners end hunger strike in Turkey Several Kurdish lawmakers and thousands of prison inmates in Turkey have ended their hunger strike, heeding a call from jailed militant leader Abdull...
2019-05-26, 16:32

The UAW rejected a GM offer to end strike but made a counterproposal (GM) The UAW on Tuesday informed its striking GM members that it had rejected a contract offer from GM but made a counterproposal. GM's 50,000 UAW members...
2019-10-02, 01:32

The best climate strike signs from around the globe – in pictures Millions of people across the globe took part in protests on Friday demanding urgent action on the climate crisis. The strike kicks off a week of env...
2019-09-23, 19:00

GM And The UAW Workers On Strike Settle In For A Long Fight Both the United Auto Workers and General Motors are preparing for the strike to go long, Ohio’s Lordstown plant workers want a car to make, Europe’s ...
2019-09-23, 20:32

Air strike hits Libya migrant detention center Dozens were killed in an air strike on a center housing migrants on the outskirts of Tripoli, with many more wounded. Center officials blamed the att...
2019-07-03, 05:48

Yemeni Rebels Warn Iran Plans Another Strike Soon Houthi militants in Yemen have warned foreign diplomats that Iran is preparing a follow-up strike to the missile and drone attack that crippled Saudi...
2019-09-22, 12:00

U.K. Couple End Joint Hunger Strike Over Her Detention in Iran Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, a British-Iranian national, has been imprisoned in Tehran since 2016. Her husband camped out in front of the Iranian Embas...
2019-06-29, 16:16

Workers at Chilean Walmart retailers strike over wages As many as 17,000 workers at Walmart´s largest union in Chile walked off the job early Wednesday morning, demanding better salaries after negotiation...
2019-07-10, 16:32

G.M. Restores Workers’ Health Coverage as Strike Continues With the United Auto Workers walkout in its 11th day, the company reversed a decision to cut off employees’ medical insurance at the end of the month...
2019-09-26, 23:00

Pro-Remain parties to strike election deal in 'more than 70 seats' Remain-backing parties will forge a deal in more than 70 seats at a general election in a move that could leave them as kingmakers in the House of Co...
2019-10-08, 19:32

G.M. Strike’s Economic Toll Is Showing: ‘I Might Lose the Business’ Much of the pain from the strike, now in its fourth week, is concentrated in the northern Midwest, which was already contending with a manufacturing ...
2019-10-08, 20:00

Sudan’s protesters launch general strike after crackdown KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Shops are closed and streets are empty across Sudan’s capital on the first day of a general strike called for by protest...
2019-06-09, 12:48

Holliday Grainger: how the Strike star cast off her corsets The actor swaps period drama for partying hard in the film Animals, a subtle look at female friendship. She talks about playing drunk in Dublin and p...
2019-07-12, 10:16

UAW labor strike: Picketers block Michigan GM plant Striking employees of General Motors used their bodies and vehicles to block all entrances to the automaker's Flint Assembly Plant Monday, several ho...
2019-09-16, 23:32

UAW strike at GM caused 12,000 layoffs across industry, trade group says The United Auto Workers strike against General Motors has led to the layoffs of some 12,000 workers across the United States, a trade group said Tues...
2019-10-09, 06:00

Three Libya eastern fighters killed in strike near Tripoli Three members of Libya's eastern force, including two commanders, were killed late on Friday in a drone strike on Tarhuna city by the internationally...
2019-09-14, 07:00

Bank Employee Unions Warn Of Strike. Heres All You Need To Know Bank strike 2019: Bank strike to lead to four-day bank holiday: The two-day strike will begin on the midnight of September 25. The unions have also m...
2019-09-14, 15:32

Norway oil rig workers in wage deal, preventing strike Norwegian labour unions and oil rig owners agreed a wage deal on Friday, averting the outbreak of a strike that would have halted some of the Nordic ...
2019-06-28, 04:32

From New Zealand to Rome, thousands are protesting again for Earth Strike Activists around the world, including Greta Thunberg in Montreal, take to the streets again to with a "General Strike to Save the Planet."  ...
2019-09-27, 17:00

Norwegian oil workers agree pay deal, averting strike Norwegian oil workers struck a wage deal with employers on Tuesday, averting the outbreak of a strike that would have cut production by 440,000 barre...
2019-06-04, 07:16

Sudan's protesters launch general strike after crackdown Shops are closed and streets are empty across Sudan's capital on the first day of a general strike called for by protest leaders demanding the resign...
2019-06-09, 14:32

Is Wimbledon 2019 the Year the Young Strike Back? At age 32, Novak Djokovic is the second-oldest, top-seeded Wimbledon men’s singles player since the Open Era began in 1968, when the Grand Slam...
2019-07-03, 04:16

Zimbabwe doctors defy government ultimatum to end strike Striking Zimbabwean doctors defied a government ultimatum to return to work on Monday, after rejecting a 60% pay rise offer they say is not enough to...
2019-10-07, 17:00

GM production recovery opportunities ‘limited' with strike, analyst says So far General Motors has lost production on about 62,000 vehicles since the start of the UAW strike on Sept. 16, according to an IHS Markit analysis...
2019-09-26, 04:00

Giant asteroid strike may have wiped out life 12,800 years ago Nearly two-thirds of all Americans want the government to focus on monitoring asteroids in the event of a catastrophic strike. That concern may be de...
2019-10-07, 21:00

Customers, Dealers Start to Feel Pinch of GM Strike As a strike at General Motors persists through a second week, many vehicle owners are showing up at GM dealerships to find they are having to wait to...
2019-09-26, 01:32

Amazon staff will strike during Prime Day over working conditions While Amazon is busy hyping up this year's Prime Day extravaganza, its workers will be drawing attention to more serious issues than price cuts....
2019-07-08, 22:16

Hong Kongers Go on Strike to Support the ‘Revolution of Our Time’ For the third consecutive day, police unleashed rounds of tear gas on Hong Kong demonstrators, shrouding Monday’s general strike in all too fam...
2019-08-06, 01:16

Union votes to strike at General Motors’ US plants DETROIT (AP) — The United Auto Workers union announced Sunday that its roughly 49,000 workers at General Motors plants in the U.S. would go on strike...
2019-09-16, 01:00

Soccer: Nicholson strike gives Jamaica win over United States A goal from Shamar Nicholson early in the second half gave Jamaica a 1-0 win over the United States in a warm-up match for the Gold Cup on Wednesday....
2019-06-06, 03:48

Alaska labor deal reached to end 10-day ferry strike Alaska officials and the union for striking boat workers have reached a deal to end a walkout that has shut down the state's ferry system for 10 days...
2019-08-03, 00:48

As talks falter, UAW calls first national strike against GM since 2007 The United Auto Workers (UAW) said on Sunday that its roughly 48,000 hourly workers at General Motors Co facilities would go on strike as of midnight...
2019-09-15, 20:00

U.S. appeals court signals sympathy to bid to strike down Obamacare A federal appeals court panel appeared sympathetic on Tuesday to Republican efforts to overturn Obamacare, expressing skepticism to Democratic calls ...
2019-07-10, 03:16

Friday's global strike was likely the largest climate rally ever The Global Climate Strike that encouraged kids to walk out of school could be the biggest climate rally ever. But estimates are still rolling in. &#...
2019-09-22, 15:00

Seven civilians killed in air strike in northern Afghanistan: Government Seven members of a family were killed in an air strike in the northern Baghlan province of Afghanistan, the Afghan ministry of defence said in a stat...
2019-07-09, 15:48

IAF Day: Squadrons That Participated In Balakot Strike Awarded Citations Two squadrons of the Indian Air Force, which played a role in the Balakot air strike, were decorated with citations at the Hindon base on the 87th In...
2019-10-08, 15:00

Unifor, GM supplier Nemak end 2-week strike in Canada Members of Unifor Local 200 returned to work at Nemak for the 11 p.m. shift Sunday, ending the two-week-long strike. The plant supplies engine blocks...
2019-09-16, 06:00

EasyJet sees boost from BA and Ryanair strike disruption EasyJet shares have fallen sharply despite the airline confirming annual profits will be in the upper half of its guided range, helped by strike "dis...
2019-10-08, 14:32

United Auto Workers Calls for Strike of GM's U.S. Factories The United Auto Workers has called for a strike at General Motors’ U.S. factories, its first major work stoppage in more than a decade. Union leaders...
2019-09-15, 20:00

UAW strike drags on amid arrests, supplier cutbacks As negotiators continue meeting in Detroit on the ninth day of the production stoppage, workers at GM's assembly plant in Tennessee are under a court...
2019-09-24, 20:32

United Auto Workers Calls for Strike at GM's U.S. Factories The United Auto Workers has called for a strike at General Motors’ U.S. factories, its first major work stoppage in more than a decade. Union leaders...
2019-09-16, 00:32

Libya's Mitiga airport resumes air traffic following an air strike Air space re-opened at the Libyan capital's only functioning airport, Mitiga, on Thursday after it was halted following an air strike, according to a...
2019-07-19, 00:32

All-India Doctors' Strike Tomorrow: Your 10-Point Guide Parts of the country are bracing for a strike by doctors tomorrow - to be held in solidarity with the doctors in Bengal, who after six days of protes...
2019-06-16, 20:32

GM to temporarily lay off 1,200 workers in Canada due to slowdown at US plants during UAW strike General Motors announced on Wednesday that it plans to temporarily lay off 1,200 workers at its final assembly plant in Oshawa, Canada due to a slowd...
2019-09-18, 22:32

Four Killed In Separate Incidents Of Lightning Strike In Chhattisgarh Four people, including two brothers, were killed in separate incidents of lightning strike during rain and thunderstorm in northern part of Chhattisg...
2019-06-16, 15:00

| Iran's Khamenei approved Saudi strike - report Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei approved last weekend's attack on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure, CBS News reports, citing an unnamed...
2019-09-20, 11:00

Zimbabwe doctors say receiving death threats over strike Striking Zimbabwean doctors said on Wednesday they were being threatened with death and suspected state security agents were pressuring them after po...
2019-09-18, 19:32

Activists blast Rio gov comment about slum missile strike A human rights official and community activists are criticizing the governor of Rio de Janeiro state for suggesting that a missile be sent to “blow u...
2019-06-16, 02:48

GM-UAW strike enters 3rd day; automaker ends health coverage A walkout involving tens of thousands of unionized workers at General Motors entered its third day Wednesday, following negotiations that have yet to...
2019-09-18, 17:32

+++ Global climate strike: Africa roundup live +++ Thousands of protests and events are planned all around Africa to call for urgent action against climate change. Get the latest news on the Friday fo...
2019-09-20, 13:32

She’s on a Hunger Strike in an Iranian Jail. He’s Joining In, From London. The husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, who has been held in Iran since 2016, has camped out in front of the Iranian Embassy to demand her release....
2019-06-19, 18:16

British Airways pilots threaten first strike since the 1970s British Airways pilots have voted by a big majority to strike, escalating a pay dispute with the airline that could throw the summer travel season in...
2019-07-24, 04:16

Syrian air strike on village market kill at least 12: rescuers At least 12 people were killed and scores wounded on Tuesday in aerial strikes believed to have been carried out by the Syrian air force on a popular...
2019-07-16, 22:32

Trump says 'Iran made a very big mistake' after drone strike U.S. President Donald Trump condemned Iran's shootdown on Thursday of a U.S. military surveillance drone in what Washington said was international ai...
2019-06-20, 17:32

Supplier to Ford, FCA, Tesla faces possible strike Friday Nearly 2,000 UAW hourly workers at a Faurecia plant in Saline, Mich., are prepared to strike at 12:01 a.m. Friday as contract talks continue into the...
2019-06-20, 22:16

UAW rejects new GM offer as strike forces 6,000 Mexico layoffs The United Auto Workers union said on Tuesday it rejected a new comprehensive offer from General Motors Co to end a two-week-old strike, saying the ...
2019-10-01, 22:00

GM Workers---Some With No Strike Experience---Gird for Longer Walkout The first strike called by the United Auto Workers against General Motors Co. in more than a decade lasted a third day, and many on the picket line W...
2019-09-19, 06:00

Man dies after lightning strike causes tree limb to crush car A Connecticut man was killed when a tree was struck by lightning — sending a massive limb, along with electrical wires, crashing onto his car, accord...
2019-07-18, 20:32

Iran’s Foreign Minister Vows ‘All-Out War’ if U.S. or Saudis Strike “We don’t want war,” Mohammad Javad Zarif said. But “we won’t blink to defend our territory,” he added. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said President...
2019-09-19, 19:00

Pre-emptive strike shows May's successor is in for rough ride MPs have launched a pre-emptive strike against Boris Johnson, showing the likely next prime minister he is in for as rough a ride in the Commons as h...
2019-07-18, 17:16

Military strike against Iran would result in "all-out war": foreign minister Any U.S. or Saudi military strike against Iran would bring "all-out war", Tehran said on Thursday, keeping up a drumbeat of warnings to its adversari...
2019-09-19, 17:00

GM workers who picketed in 2007 say that strike was political. This time it's 'serious' GM's usage of temporary workers, potential closure of plants and health care contributions remain major sticking points, according to people fam...
2019-09-19, 17:00

NBA and William Hill strike sports betting deal The National Basketball Association (NBA) and William Hill Plc announced on Wednesday an agreement that will make the bookmaker an official sports be...
2019-10-03, 04:32

Chicago teachers to go on strike on October 17 if no deal is reached Chicago teachers will go on strike against the third-largest U.S. public school district on Oct. 17 if their protracted labor negotiations with the c...
2019-10-03, 05:00

Kane labels halfway-line strike 'one of the best in my career' "Harry Kane described his stunning halfway-line strike against Juventus as \"one of the best goals\" of his career as the Italian champions were beat...
2019-07-22, 00:00

Air strike hits warehouse co-owned by Italy's ENI in Libya A storehouse belonging to Libya's Mellitah Oil & Gas, a joint-venture between the National Oil Corporation (NOC) and Italy's ENI, was damaged in an a...
2019-06-19, 01:00

"Strike On Encephalitis, Please": RJD's Jibe At Amit Shah After Tweet A hundred children have died due to encephalitis in Bihar's Muzaffarpur in the last 16 days. Nearly 300 children have been admitted to the Intensive ...
2019-06-17, 16:00

Saudi oil strike: Iran pursuing 'strategy of escalation' The Iranian government has denied any involvement in the drone attack against Saudi Arabia, but observers say that Tehran is trying to raise the stak...
2019-09-20, 08:00

"Another Strike On Pak...": Amit Shah Praises Team India After Big Win The Indian cricket team's comfortable 89-run victory over Pakistan yesterday at the ongoing cricket World Cup in England earned them lavish praise fr...
2019-06-17, 09:32

British Airways pilots back August strike Airline tries to obtain injunction to prevent strike backed by 93% of pilots The travel plans of hundreds of thousands of British Airways passengers ...
2019-07-22, 20:32

For Modern Strikeouts, Pitchers Veer Outside the Strike Zone It’s a paradox for today’s big-league pitchers: M.L.B. is on pace for another strikeout record, but fewer pitches than ever are going inside the rule...
2019-07-16, 15:00

U.S. Prepared to Strike Iran Before Approval Was Abruptly Withdrawn (WASHINGTON) — The United States made preparations for a military strike against Iran in retaliation for the downing of a U.S. surveillance dro...
2019-06-21, 09:48

Pay, time, respect: nearly three decades on, Swiss women strike again Women from across Swiss society plan to take to the streets this Friday for a nationwide strike aimed at highlighting the country's poor record on de...
2019-06-14, 12:32

Iran-Allied Rebels Strike Saudi Airport A missile fired Wednesday by Iran-allied militias in Yemen injured 26 civilians in Saudi Arabia, according to a U.S.-backed military coalition fighti...
2019-06-12, 17:32

Yemen's Houthi rebels strike Saudi airport Houthi rebels have attacked a civilian airport in Saudi Arabia for the second time in less than two weeks. The Houthis said the strike was in retalia...
2019-06-24, 05:16

New migrants brought to Libya center hit by deadly air strike More migrants have been moved to a detention center in Libya's capital where an air strike killed more than 50 last week, despite a risk it could be ...
2019-07-14, 04:32

Red Sox trade for Andrew Cashner to strike first in AL arms race Your move, Brian Cashman. The Red Sox struck first in the AL East arms race by acquiring starting pitcher Andrew Cashner and cash consideration from ...
2019-07-14, 01:32

Sudan talks resume as protest strike suspended Sudan's military council and opposition groups have agreed to resume talks on the formation of a transitional council. The opposition alliance has al...
2019-06-12, 08:48

Rooney scores from own half in stunning strike for DC United Wayne Rooney grabbed the headlines in Major League Soccer on Wednesday when he scored an incredible goal for DC United with a strike from inside his ...
2019-06-27, 18:32

Thousands take part in Winnipeg’s strike for climate action Thousands of people -- including many students -- gathered at the Manitoba Legislature Friday, joining others across the globe calling for action on ...
2019-09-28, 22:32

2,200 nurses strike at University of Chicago Medical Center About 2,200 nurses at the University of Chicago Medical Center went on strike Friday morning, causing the hospital to curtail services and transfer s...
2019-09-21, 16:00

Some UAW leaders prepare for a long strike as negotiations with GM continue UAW strikers are preparing for a long strike against GM as talks move to day eight. Here is what one local is doing to help its members endure.  ...
2019-09-24, 02:32

Barges break loose and strike a bridge near Houston The weakening remnants of Imelda will make their way Friday into northern Texas, Arkansas and Louisiana as misery lingers in Houston, even as floodwa...
2019-09-21, 16:00

Bank Officer's Union Threaten To Go On Strike: 10 Things To Know Four officers' organizations of public sector banks (PSBs) have threatened to go on strike opposing the consolidation of 10 state-run lenders into fo...
2019-09-16, 20:00

More than 49,000 United Auto Workers strike against General Motors Union members shut down 33 manufacturing plants in nine states across the US after contract talks with the company deterioratedMore than 49,000 membe...
2019-09-16, 19:32

Friday's Climate Strike Through the Eyes of a Student Photojournalist Earther is working with student journalists to cover Friday’s climate strikes. This story is part of a series of pieces showing the strike through th...
2019-09-21, 21:32

The climate strike in portraits: the signs, faces and reasons Photographer Bryan Thomas took portraits of the people participating in the climate strike in New York FridayPhotographs by Bryan Thomas Friday saw h...
2019-09-21, 10:00

Amazon workers in Germany to strike over pay, Verdi union says Workers at seven Amazon sites across Germany will go on strike over pay for at least two days this week starting on Sunday night going into Monday, ...
2019-07-15, 10:16

Nurses at St. Mary’s, St. Joseph’s plan Friday strike Registered nurses hold an informational picket outside St. Joseph’s Hospital on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. TUCSON – Registered nurses at St. Joseph’s and...
2019-09-18, 03:32

NYC says 1.1M students can attend climate strike protest without punishment School districts across the country are debating whether to follow New York City’s lead after it allowed its students to participate in Friday’s glob...
2019-09-18, 00:00

Pak Opens Its Airspace, Closed Since Balakot Strike: Report Pakistan opened its airspace for all civilian traffic on Tuesday morning, removing the ban on Indian flights that were not allowed to use majority of...
2019-07-16, 06:32

Bank Officers' Unions Threaten To Go On Strike: 10 Things To Know Four unions of public sector bank officers have threatened to go on a strike opposing the consolidation of 10 state-run lenders into four. The unions...
2019-09-17, 18:32

Doctors' Strike Conspiracy Of The Left, BJP, Says Mamata Banerjee West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday accused Home Minister and BJP president Amit Shah of encouraging his party workers to create c...
2019-06-13, 23:32

US called off retaliatory strike against Iran in last minute: source The United States made a last-minute decision to call off retaliatory strikes against Iran in response to the downing Thursday of a Navy drone that W...
2019-06-21, 13:32

General Motors strike not likely to be resolved anytime soon: experts On this General Motors and the United Auto Workers agree — the strike that sent 50,000 workers out on the picket lines Monday is not likely to be ove...
2019-09-17, 18:32

The Latest: Trump: US was ‘cocked and loaded’ to strike Iran WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on The United States and Iran’s tensions over the shoot-down of a massive U.S. drone (all times local): 9:25 a.m. ...
2019-06-21, 16:32

Prisoners end hunger strike for Kurdish leader in Turkey ISTANBUL (AP) — A Kurdish politician has announced the end of a hunger strike by prisoners demanding improved conditions for Abdullah Ocalan, the imp...
2019-05-26, 14:32

'Batwoman' and 'Nancy Drew' strike familiar notes on CW The CW brings a pair of heroines with long literary traditions behind them to its already superhero-heavy lineup, but beyond the curiosity raised by ...
2019-10-04, 23:32

UAW sees 'good progress' on key issues to try to resolve GM strike The United Auto Workers union said on Friday it had made progress on some key issues as it works to try to reach a contract with General Motors Co t...
2019-10-05, 02:32

Workers protest and strike as Amazon doubles Prime Day Amazon warehouse workers around the world are protesting and striking today to demand fairer working conditions as the company begins its Prime Day s...
2019-07-15, 16:48

Youth rally around the world in global climate strike From Ghana to the Philippines, South Korea to Mexico, protestors were united in demanding change from political and business leaders over their appro...
2019-09-28, 07:32

Why Moscow's Climate Strike Turnout Was Devastatingly Small As Earther reported from New York, 4 million people in 150 countries turned out for a gigantic global climate strike, a resounding demand to world le...
2019-09-21, 21:32

G.M. Chief Meets With Union Officials for First Time in Strike The encounter was at the company’s initiative, according to people close to the two sides’ contract negotiations, which had seemed to grow rancorous....
2019-10-11, 02:00

Strike disrupts flights at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport More than 60 flights were canceled or delayed at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport on Monday due to a strike by ground staff at KLM airline and more actio...
2019-09-02, 20:32

Lightning strike at golf's PGA Tour Championship injures 6 Storm clouds rolled in, players were pulled off the course, and fans told to seek shelter — but that didn't stop lightning strikes from showering deb...
2019-08-25, 19:48

Bird strike may have triggered software issue in second 737 Max crash Investigators might know what triggered the software panic aboard an Ethiopian Airlines 737 Max before its fatal crash, and it could be something Boe...
2019-05-21, 21:16

Abdullah Öcalan supporters end hunger strike after request Thousands of inmates in Turkish prisons and politicians have ended their hunger strike, after a call from jailed Kurdish rebel leader Abdullah Öcalan...
2019-05-27, 01:16

New ransomware strike kicks 23 Texas agencies offline Authorities are examining a new ransomware attack in Texas that has taken nearly two dozen government agencies offline -- the latest in a string of d...
2019-08-20, 17:16

Zimbabwe state doctors strike over pay as economy struggles Zimbabwean public sector doctors went on strike on Tuesday for the second time in less than a year to demand a further salary increase amid soaring l...
2019-09-03, 18:32

Huskers strike early, beat Gophers 8-2 in Big Ten Tournament OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Spencer Schwellenbach’s bases-loaded double highlighted Nebraska’s five-run third inning, and the fifth-seeded Cornhus...
2019-05-23, 07:32

US aviation officials think a bird strike was factor in 737 Max crash U.S. aviation officials believe a bird strike may have led to the deadly crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max in March, according to a sourc...
2019-05-21, 17:01

GM CEO Mary Barra met with top UAW leadership to overcome strike impasse (GM) Bill Pugliano/Getty GM CEO Mary Barra met with UAW President Gary Jones and Vice-President Terry Dittes with a strike against the carmaker reaching ...
2019-10-11, 02:00

Another suspected Israeli strike in Lebanon as war fears intensify Airstrikes against locations tied to Iranian-backed groups in Iraq, Lebanon and Syria in the space of just over a day have raised concerns about a re...
2019-08-27, 02:16

Hurricane Dorian on track for Florida after strike in Caribbean Dorian is expected to grow into a potentially devastating Category 3 hurricane before hitting the U.S. mainland late Sunday or early Monday somewhere...
2019-08-29, 15:48

British Airways Says Nearly All Flights Cancelled Due To Pilots' Strike British Airways strike: Pilots began a 48-hour strike on Monday, grounding nearly all its flights and disrupting the plans of thousands travellers in...
2019-09-09, 11:32

US teacher strikes generated victories. So why are they ready to strike again? Many say authorities have reneged on agreements and schools are still facing low pay, poor working conditions and shortagesThe new school year has ju...
2019-08-30, 11:16

British Airways strike: Hundreds more flights canceled BA pilots are on the second day of a 48-hour global strike over a nine-month pay dispute. The labor action has grounded most of the British carrier's...
2019-09-10, 10:00

British Airways cancels 1,700 flights as pilots strike British Airways (BA) pilots began a two-day strike on Monday, grounding nearly all of its flights and disrupting thousands of passengers in a dispute...
2019-09-09, 15:00

Nemak aims to end Unifor strike in Canada through dialogue The strike at the Canada plant that supplies engine blocks for the Chevrolet Silverado diesel pickup is now more than a week old. Unifor is trying to...
2019-09-10, 03:00

Lengthy UAW strike at GM to cost $1.5 billion: Credit Suisse An ongoing workers' strike at General Motors Co could cost the automaker about $1.5 billion, brokerage Credit Suisse said on Friday, throwing the U....
2019-10-11, 15:00

Greta Thunberg Staged Her First Strike on American Soil In August last year, teen activist Greta Thunberg began a solitary climate protest on the steps of the Swedish parliament every Friday. In January th...
2019-08-30, 22:16

Bank Officers' Union Threatens To Go On 2-Day Strike Against Mergers A union leader also said that the nationalised banks will further observe indefinite strike from the second week of November to press for their deman...
2019-09-12, 23:32

Judges Strike Several Blows to Trump Immigration Policies Judges in three states ruled against a policy that would withhold green cards to immigrants who receive public assistance such as Medicaid. Another j...
2019-10-12, 02:00

Louvre reopens after staff go on strike amid overcrowding PARIS — The Louvre museum in Paris reopened to the public Wednesday after being shut down for a day when workers complained about overcrowding and wa...
2019-05-29, 19:48

GM proposes talks 'around the clock' to resolve costly UAW strike After three weeks of a labor walkout involving nearly 50,000 union workers, General Motors told the United Automobile Workers it wants to stage discu...
2019-10-12, 04:32

At least 44 die as air strike hits Libya migrant detention center: U.N. An air strike hit a detention center for mainly African migrants in a suburb of the Libyan capital Tripoli late on Tuesday, killing at least 44 peopl...
2019-07-04, 02:01

UPDATE 1-Around 200 Norway oil workers threaten strike from June 4 Around 200 Norwegian offshore oil and gas workers plan to go on strike on June 4 unless wage negotiations lead to a deal with employers, the Lederne ...
2019-05-29, 12:32

Israel says air strike in Syria sent 'no immunity' message to Iran Israel said on Sunday an air strike against an arm of Iran's Revolutionary Guards in Syria that it accused of planning "killer drone attacks" showed ...
2019-08-25, 22:48

Lightning Strike At PGA Tour Championship Injures Six Spectators Six people were injured at East Lake Golf Club on Saturday when lightning struck a tree near the south end of the course. The incident occurred less ...
2019-08-25, 20:16

Mining company workers to go on strike against labor contracts TUCSON – About 2,000 hourly workers at five ASARCO LLC locations in Arizona and Texas will go on strike after a vote on Friday evening, accordi...
2019-10-13, 04:48

Nicaragua warns banks of sanctions if they join strike Nicaragua's finance minister warned banks Wednesday that the government will sanction those that participate in a general strike scheduled for Thursd...
2019-05-23, 01:32

Weekend strike at Barcelona airport cancels at least 124 flights Spain's largest airline, Vueling, has canceled 112 flights scheduled for Saturday and Sunday because of a strike by ground staff at Barcelona's El Pr...
2019-08-23, 19:48

Sudan opposition pushes ahead with two-day strike from Tuesday Sudan's alliance of opposition and protest groups said on Monday that it will push ahead with a general two-day strike starting on Tuesday after talk...
2019-05-28, 01:01

| Sudan braces for strike as protesters pile on pressure Sudan is bracing for a two-day nationwide strike called by protesters to pile pressure on the military to hand power to a civilian administration as ...
2019-05-28, 16:00

Israeli forces strike Syria air base — report Israel has fired missiles onto a Syrian air base, killing a soldier and wounding two others, said Syria's state media. If confirmed, it would be the ...
2019-06-03, 10:16

Ecuador indigenous, president strike deal to end protests Ecuador President Lenín Moreno and leaders of the country’s indigenous peoples struck a deal Sunday night to cancel a disputed austerity package and ...
2019-10-14, 05:48

British Airways grinds to a halt as pilots go on 2-day strike The flagship airline was forced to cancel nearly all flights during a 48-hour pilot strike after negotiations deadlocked over salary. About 195,000 c...
2019-09-09, 19:32

GM CEO Mary Barra called secret meeting with UAW to end strike General Motors chief executive Mary Barra this week secretly met with brass from the United Auto Workers for the first time since the union called a ...
2019-10-11, 05:32

Public transport strike: Delays at Amsterdam’s airport BRUSSELS (AP) — Amsterdam’s busy Schiphol Airport is warning passengers about likely delays due to a nationwide public transport strike. Most D...
2019-05-28, 12:01

British Airways cancels ‘nearly 100% of flights’ in pilot strike over pay British Airways has canceled almost all of its flights as a result of a 48-hour strike by the carrier’s pilots over pay – leading to widespread trave...
2019-09-09, 19:00

More than 3,600 workers go on strike at Mack Truck plants in 3 states More than 3,600 hourly workers at Mack Trucks Inc., in Florida, Maryland and Pennsylvania went on strike at six plants at 11:59 p.m. Saturday.  ...
2019-10-14, 04:16

IAF Removes Restrictions On Air Routes Imposed After Balakot Strike All temporary restrictions imposed on air routes over India's airspace after the Balakot air strike have been lifted, the Air Force said on Friday. T...
2019-06-01, 08:32

Workers march at GM tech center as strike rolls on Dozens of United Auto Workers members gather before dawn to picket at a main entrance to General Motors’ large technical center in suburban Detroit (...
2019-10-11, 21:32

6 Injured in Lightning Strike at PGA Tour Championship in Atlanta A half-dozen people were injured, including one of the tournament’s vendors, after lightning struck a tree near the 16th tee during a weather delay. ...
2019-08-25, 02:48

Newly-discovered asteroid could strike Earth within decades As technology advances, scientists have become more and more skilled at spotting potentially threatening objects in space. This is great news for the...
2019-10-11, 22:32

GM strike risk rises as UAW contract deadline looms For UAW rank-and-file emboldened by a U.S. president who’s criticized the company for closing plants and cutting workers, there are at least even odd...
2019-09-12, 03:00

British Airways pilots to strike for three days in September Airline says industrial action over pay will disrupt plans of ‘tens of thousands’ of passengersPilots at British Airways will go on strike for three ...
2019-08-24, 02:16

Nepal on high alert for general strike after explosions Security forces in Nepal are on high alert amid a general strike called by an outlawed communist group suspected in a series of explosions that kille...
2019-05-27, 07:16

Several injured by massive lightning strike at PGA Tour Championship Six spectators were struck by lightning at the PGA Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta Saturday. All were taken to a nearby hospital ...
2019-08-25, 04:48

Oil Prices Climb After Iranian Tanker Damaged in Possible Strike Oil prices climbed after an Iranian tanker near the Saudi Arabian coast suffered damage in what the ship’s owner suggested may have been a missile at...
2019-10-11, 17:00

Strike 2.0: how gig economy workers are using tech to fight back Up to 10 million people in the UK are in precarious work, juggling low paid jobs as cleaners, Deliveroo riders and Uber drivers. But a movement is un...
2019-08-31, 15:16

| Young Sudanese workers strike for 'civil rule' The chants grew louder as the army pick-up passed. "Power to the civilians," the dozens of young Sudanese bankers cried outside their closed Khartoum...
2019-05-30, 23:16

The General Motors Strike Could Tank Michigan’s Economy: Report GM’s strike could hurt Michigan’s economy if it doesn’t end soon, Ford is almost certainly building two cars based on VW’s electric car platform, Ger...
2019-09-17, 17:32

Six Counter-Strike Players Arrested Over Match-Fixing Allegations Victoria Police announced on Friday afternoon that six Australians have been arrested in connection with an investigation into rigging Counter-Strike...
2019-08-27, 17:16

Trump says he aborted retaliatory strike to spare Iranian lives U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he aborted a military strike on Iran because he said it could have killed 150 people, a disproportionate r...
2019-06-21, 19:48

President Trump Says He Called Off Strike on Iran With 10 Minutes to Spare (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump said Friday the U.S. was “cocked and loaded” to retaliate against Iran for downing an unmanne...
2019-06-21, 18:00

UPDATE 1-Diageo's Scottish workers to go on strike after pay talks fail again More than 1,000 workers at Diageo's Scottish distilleries will go on strike on Tuesday after last-minute talks over wage hikes between the company an...
2019-09-17, 15:00

Sudanese protesters call for strike amid divisions with army Sudan's protest leaders have set a date for next week's two-day general strike in a bid to press the ruling military council to transfer power to a c...
2019-05-25, 14:48

Mamata Banerjee Versus BJP Plays Out In Bengal Doctors Strike The furore over junior doctors' strike in Bengal following violence at a government hospital has taken a political turn, with Chief Minister Mamata B...
2019-06-13, 15:16

Some Streamers Are Boycotting Twitch In Support Of The Amazon Prime Day Strike Unless you’ve got the world’s most powerful ad blocker, you’re probably painfully aware that it’s Prime Day, a holiday that Amazon made up because it...
2019-07-16, 06:00

Rajnath Singh Explains Why Navy's Second Strike Capability Is Significant Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Sunday that Indian Navy's "second strike capability" as a nuclear deterrent is "most significant". "Second str...
2019-09-29, 18:00

UAW, Faurecia reach tentative deal to end strike at Mich. plant Workers were told to report for the afternoon shift after a nine-hour strike. The settlement ends the threat of disrupted interior parts shipments to...
2019-06-21, 16:16

At least 40 dead after migrant detention centre in Libya hit by air strike: official An air strike late on Tuesday hit a detention centre for mainly African migrants in a suburb of the Libyan capital of Tripoli, killing at least 40 pe...
2019-07-03, 11:32

U.S. Planned Strike on Iran After Downing of Drone but Called Off Mission Details about the mission or the reason for the abrupt reversal of plans weren’t immediately known, but officials said a future military response has...
2019-06-21, 08:00

Amazon Workers Strike As 'Prime' Shopping Frenzy Hits Amazon workers walked out of a main distribution center in Minnesota on Monday, protesting for improved working conditions during the e-commerce tita...
2019-07-16, 10:32

Donald Trump Announces "Highest Sanctions" But Says Won't Strike Iran President Donald Trump on Friday announced new sanctions on Iran's central bank, calling the measures the "highest" sanctions ever imposed on a forei...
2019-09-20, 20:00

Northern Ireland battle but Germany’s Halstenberg and Gnabry strike Out of the jaws of a major predicament and national questioning, Germany appear to be back in business. Joachim Löw’s side recovered from the shock d...
2019-09-09, 23:32

Trump now says he never gave final approval on nixed Iran strike President Trump said Friday that he never gave final approval for a military strike against Iran — apparently softening his earlier statement that th...
2019-06-21, 21:48

From lost customers to keeping lights on at plants, here's what the UAW strike can cost GM From customers who go elsewhere because they can't get the pickup they want, to the need to keep lights on, here's what the UAW strike could cost GM....
2019-09-17, 08:32

How Yu Darvish finally found the strike zone and turned his season around Two months after he was leading the league in walks allowed, the Cubs starter is pitching with record-setting control. What's driving the sudden spik...
2019-08-28, 00:16

Ransomware strike takes down 23 Texas local government agencies Enlarge / They did. (credit: Getty Images) Early on August 16, a total of 23 local government organizations in Texas were hit by a coordinated rans...
2019-08-19, 23:16

Amazon workers in Germany strike ahead of major sale German labor union Verdi has called on employees at Amazon facilities to go on strike. Workers pushing for better wages have timed the work stoppage ...
2019-07-15, 10:32

Man dies, wife injured in lightning strike on Colorado peak DENVER — A Denver man has died after being struck by lightning while hiking on a Colorado peak. The Denver Post reports the 36-year-old man died whil...
2019-07-15, 10:16

Devils and Will Butcher strike three-year deal to avoid arbitration The Devils have made some impact acquisitions this offseason, and on Wednesday they took care of one of their own. They avoided arbitration with defe...
2019-07-31, 21:16

Travel Chaos As British Airways Pilots' Strike Enters Second Day A landmark strike by British Airways (BA) pilots entered its second day on Tuesday with more travel chaos -- and no end in sight to the long-running ...
2019-09-11, 00:00

Giraffes killed by lightning strike at Florida safari park PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. (WPTV) — Lion County Safari confirms two giraffes were killed by a lightning strike during a storm about six weeks ago. Park ...
2019-06-12, 01:00

Evidence Points To Iran Weapons Used In Saudi Strike, Says Alliance An attack on Saudi Arabia that triggered the biggest jump in oil prices in almost 30 years was carried out with Iranian weapons, a Saudi-led coalitio...
2019-09-16, 23:00

From New Zealand to Italy, hundreds of thousands are protesting again for Earth Strike Activists around the world, including Greta Thunberg in Montreal, take to the streets again to with a "General Strike to Save the Planet."  ...
2019-09-28, 05:00

Third Global Climate Strike calls for action ahead of U.N. summit Millions of protesters around the world took the day off school and work Friday to participate in the youth-led Global Climate Strike urging action t...
2019-09-21, 09:00

Lightning strike caused power cut in Britain: grid operator A blackout in Britain which cut power to one million customers and caused transport chaos on Aug. 9 was due to a lightning strike, the grid operator ...
2019-08-20, 12:16

Walmart Chile to resume talks with union amid strike Walmart Chile said on Monday it would resume talks with a union of 17,000 workers who walked off the job last week amid a major push by the global re...
2019-07-15, 18:16

Trump says he still has confidence in John Bolton after scrapping Iran strike President Trump indicated on Saturday that he still has faith in his national security adviser after calling off a strike on Iran minutes before it w...
2019-06-22, 20:16

Could a low-yield, sub-launch nuclear missile stop a Russian first strike? Could a low-yield Submarine Launched Ballistic Missile help stop a Russian-launched first nuclear strike by ensuring a proportional response and hold...
2019-06-12, 21:00

Honduran police end strike as protests demand president quit A group of Honduran police have ended a three-day work stoppage but warn the government that they will not repress thousands who continue to protest ...
2019-06-21, 23:32

The Amazon Prime Day strike could be a turning point for workers' rights Today, Amazon will start its fifth annual Prime Day, which has been expanded to 48 hours this year. Designed to enlist (and keep) Prime members, it i...
2019-07-15, 19:16

Hamilton climate strike in Gore Park draws hundreds Gore Park was flooded with people calling for action on climate change Friday afternoon in one of hundreds of climate strikes across Canada and the w...
2019-09-28, 16:32

Kids Strike Around the World to Raise the Alarm on Climate Change More than a million young people are expected to walk the streets Friday in an international protest demanding action on climate change. The latest c...
2019-05-25, 01:16

Sudan protest groups calls for strike starting next Tuesday A coalition of Sudanese protest and opposition groups on Friday called for two days of strikes in private and public enterprises next week as part of...
2019-05-25, 00:32

Hey, Jeff Bezos: I'm an Amazon worker and this is why I'm joining the climate strike On 20 September, more than 1,000 Amazon staffers will walk out of their offices to demand action. Rebecca Sheppard is one of the strike’s organizersS...
2019-09-10, 13:32

Houthis Strike Airport in Saudi Arabia, Injuring Travelers The Houthis, fighting a Saudi-led coalition in Yemen’s civil war, fired a projectile that they called a cruise missile. The Saudis said 26 people wer...
2019-06-12, 15:32

Aaron Cresswell’s strike salvages draw for West Ham at Bournemouth After almost a year out through injury, Andriy Yarmolenko is making up for lost time. The winger, who tore an achilles last October, opened the scori...
2019-09-28, 23:32

Pilots can go ahead with strike action after BA loses legal battle British Airways customers are still facing the prospect of disruption to summer holidays after the airline failed in a legal bid to block strikes by ...
2019-07-31, 19:00

Doctors Threaten Strike Against National Medical Commission Bill Healthcare services at government hospitals, including AIIMS, Safdarjung and RML in Delhi, are likely to be severely hit as resident doctors have thr...
2019-08-01, 00:32

At least 30 civilians killed in air strike near pine nut field in eastern Afghanistan At least 30 civilians were killed and 40 injured in an air strike conducted by the Afghan security forces, backed by U.S. air support, in eastern Afg...
2019-09-19, 11:32

Workers at Brazil planemaker Embraer could begin strike on Monday Union workers at Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA said on Wednesday they had approved a strike that could start next Monday, amid what they described ...
2019-09-18, 18:00

Churches strike deal to restore Jerusalem holy site The three churches in charge of Jerusalem's holiest Christian site say they have reached an agreement to begin a multi-million dollar renovation of t...
2019-05-27, 19:48

Father of 3 killed by lightning strike while finishing 50K race in Kansas A distance runner and father of three has been identified as the victim of a fatal lightning strike in Kansas on Saturday that happened shortly befor...
2019-10-01, 23:32

Why Spider-Man 3 might launch before Avengers 5 even if Sony and Disney strike a deal Sony shocked MCU fans earlier this week when it confirmed the rumors that said the studio failed to extend its MCU deal with Disney. Sony, hoping it ...
2019-08-25, 04:48

Tom Burke, Holliday Grainger return for another Cormoran Strike miniseries Tom Burke and Holliday Grainger have begun filming a fourth miniseries based on the crime novels J.K. Rowling penned under the pseudonym Robert Galbr...
2019-09-18, 12:00

UPDATE 2-'Sort this out': UK PM's office urges BA and pilots to avoid strike British Airways and its pilots should sort out a dispute over pay and avoid strike action scheduled for early next week, a spokeswoman for Prime Mini...
2019-09-07, 05:00

Trade unions around the world support global climate strike Adults, businesses and trade unions asked to join youth climate campaignTrade unions representing hundreds of millions of people around the world hav...
2019-09-19, 14:32

UAW cites 'significant progress' in Ford talks as GM strike continues The United Auto Workers union said on Thursday it has made "significant progress" in contract talks with Ford Motor Co, even as a strike at General M...
2019-10-03, 19:00

Counter-Strike's Iconic De_Dust 2, Remade In Unreal Engine 4 Counter-Strike’s most famous map has changed a bit over the years, but it’s never looked as good as it does here in this remake of part of the level ...
2019-06-19, 07:16

BA fails to block summer holiday strike vote by pilots British Airways (BA) has lost a legal challenge to a strike vote by pilots, bringing closer the threat of summer holiday travel chaos for its custome...
2019-07-23, 22:00

Brazilians stage general strike to protest pension overhaul Thousands of people filled the streets of Brazil's main cities Friday, and schools, banks and some public transportation shut down, as Brazilians ang...
2019-06-15, 03:00

British Airways cancels nearly all flights amid pilot strike British Airways canceled nearly all of its flights on Monday, affecting hundreds of thousands of passengers as its pilots go on a 48-hour strike in d...
2019-09-09, 15:00

Syrian TV: Israeli rocket strike kills a soldier, injures 1 DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media says an Israeli rocket attack has struck the country’s south, killing one soldier and injuring anothe...
2019-05-27, 21:32

GM Idles Pickup-Truck Plant in Mexico Amid U.S. Strike General Motors said a parts shortage stemming from a United Auto Workers strike in the U.S. led it to idle a pickup-truck factory in Mexico, cutting ...
2019-10-02, 00:32

As strike continues, GM and UAW resume talks as negotiators buckle down at "all levels" Discussions are on-going between negotiators for the UAW and GM on day 3 of the UAW's nationwide strike. The meetings are at "all levels."  ...
2019-09-18, 19:32

U.S. drone strike kills 30 pine nut farm workers in Afghanistan A U.S. drone strike intended to hit an Islamic State (IS) hideout in Afghanistan killed at least 30 civilians resting after a day's labor in the fiel...
2019-09-19, 15:32

3 Chicago labor unions tell city 35,000 workers planning strike Thousands of Chicago school teachers and public workers have voted to walk off the job, probably this week, to strike for better pay and more resourc...
2019-10-02, 19:32

Doctors in India strike over violent attacks by patients' families Nationwide walkout prompted by vicious assault on junior doctor at Kolkata hospitalAbout 800,000 doctors across India went on strike on Monday to dem...
2019-06-17, 22:32

GM appeals directly to employees as strike losses mount, riling UAW General Motors Co took the unusual step of appealing directly to employees in a blog post on Friday that laid out the terms of the automaker's latest...
2019-10-11, 21:32

Sudan protesters begin 2-day strike to press ruling military KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s protest leaders have launched a two-day general strike to press the ruling military to hand over power to a civi...
2019-05-28, 12:01