Labor Dispute

American Airlines Pilots To Picket At O'Hare Over Contract DisputeAmerican Airlines pilots will be holding an informational picket at O’Hare International Airport Thursday afternoon, in the midst of an ongoing labor dispute.
Workers Walk Out At Walmart Plant In ElwoodWorkers at the Walmart distributions center in Elwood went on strike Saturday to protest alleged illegal retaliation and other labor abuses.
Workers: Hyatt Is Threatening To Cut Off Our Health CareHyatt hotel workers rallied outside company headquarters downtown Wednesday to protest what they see as threats to cut off health care.
Labor Dispute Looms Over New School Year In Western SuburbsA new school year begins Thursday in Community Consolidated School District 181 serving the Hinsdale area, but a labor dispute between teacher and the school board underlies it all.
Retired Players To Join NFL Labor TalksAs the NFL labor dispute apparently comes closer to resolution, a group of NFL retirees have joined the talks.
Analyst: NFL, Players May Want To Resolve Dispute Without CourtAn analyst says a recent meeting between NFL players and owners in the western suburbs might be evidence that the two sides could be seeking to solve their dispute on their own.
Appeals Court Fast-Tracks Request To Maintain NFL LockoutA federal appeals court has agreed to fast-track a request by the NFL to put its labor lockout in place until a final deal is worked out.
BCS Schedule Contingent On NFL Labor DisputeA published report says the dates for the BCS Bowl games in January of next year are up in the air, contingent on when the labor dispute at the NFL ends.
A Boycott Of NFL Scouting Combine?Some kind of protest – possibly even a boycott – might accompany the NFL scouting combine later this month, according to a published report.