Contract Dispute

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School Reform Group Pushing For More Charter Schools

While much of the talk about Chicago schools revolves around a potential teachers strike, one education reform group kicked off the summer this weekend with a push for more charter schools.


Workers at UIC Medical Center picket outside the hospital as part of a three-day strike, after going for more than two years without a contract. The strike does not include doctors and nurses at the hospital. (Credit: CBS)

Workers At UIC Hospital Go On Three-Day Strike

Hundreds of employees at the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center have begun a three-day strike, demanding a contract after unionizing more than two years ago.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2012

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Contract Dispute Settled At Arlington Park Racetrack

A contract settlement has avoided a disruption of the season at the Arlington Park racetrack.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2012

Guillen Says He Never Asked For An Extension

ANAHEIM, Calif. – It wasn’t Ozzie Guillen clearing the air, as much as making sure that line in the sand is very clearly drawn. The White Sox manager was asked on Friday about the on-going […]


Kenny Asserts His Power

There is rarely ambiguity from Kenny Williams.  Other MLB general managers say his phone calls are serious, purposeful and substantive, and that he is not one to mince words. So let’s look carefully at how he […]