Labor Dispute

Pilots Picket

American Airlines Pilots To Picket At O’Hare Over Contract Dispute

American Airlines pilots will be holding an informational picket at O’Hare International Airport Thursday afternoon, in the midst of an ongoing labor dispute.

CBS Chicago–09/20/2012

(File photo credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Workers Walk Out At Walmart Plant In Elwood

Workers at the Walmart distributions center in Elwood went on strike Saturday to protest alleged illegal retaliation and other labor abuses.

09/17/2012

Hyatt Protest

Workers: Hyatt Is Threatening To Cut Off Our Health Care

Hyatt hotel workers rallied outside company headquarters downtown Wednesday to protest what they see as threats to cut off health care.

WBBM Newsradio–12/01/2011

Empty Classroom

Labor Dispute Looms Over New School Year In Western Suburbs

A 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.

WBBM Newsradio–08/25/2011

Roger Goodell and other NFL owners. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Retired Players To Join NFL Labor Talks

As the NFL labor dispute apparently comes closer to resolution, a group of NFL retirees have joined the talks.

CBS Chicago–07/19/2011

NFL Plane

Analyst: NFL, Players May Want To Resolve Dispute Without Court

An 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.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2011

NFL Players Association Representatives

Appeals Court Fast-Tracks Request To Maintain NFL Lockout

A 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.

CBS Chicago–05/04/2011

Auburn's Emory Blake (80) celebrates with Cam Newtown after scoring a touchdown during the first half of the BCS National Championship NCAA college football game against Oregon  Monday, Jan. 10, 2011, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

BCS Schedule Contingent On NFL Labor Dispute

A 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.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2011

Major Wright at NFL Combine

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.

CBS Chicago–02/14/2011