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Strike At Port Of Baltimore Could Have Huge Md. Impact

Baltimore’s port is still shut down for a second day. Striking longshoremen and ship companies have yet to reach a contract settlement.

10/17/2013

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First Black Union Soldiers Remembered In D.C. Exhibit

Months after the Emancipation Proclamation was signed 150 years ago, the first unit of black Northern soldiers was organized as the 54th Massachusetts Regiment and went on to fight at Fort Wagner in South Carolina during the Civil War.

09/15/2013

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Union For Correctional Officers Criticizes State Over Security Threats

Another assault on a correctional officer at the maximum security prison in Western Maryland has union officials demanding three directors be fired.

08/06/2013

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Large Number Of D.C. Firefighters Call Out Sick

A large number of District of Columbia firefighters called out sick on New Year’s Eve, leaving the city short-staffed on a busy night.

01/04/2013

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Union Sues Metro Over Firing Of Police Officer

The union representing Metro transit police is suing the transit agency to reinstate an officer who the union says was wrongly fired.

12/10/2012

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Pepco, Union Agree To Terms; Strike Likely Averted

Pepco and its union say they have reached a tentative contract agreement that will likely avert a strike.

10/08/2012

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Pepco Union Rejects Contract; Strike Possible

Union workers at Pepco have rejected what the company called its final contract offer and could go on strike.

09/27/2012

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Pepco Union To Vote On Contract; Strike Possible

Union workers at the Pepco utility company are scheduled to vote this week on a contract proposal.

09/24/2012

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Did Battle, And U.S. Future, Hang On Thread Of Fate?

From as far away as Minnesota, Colorado and Ohio they came, more than 30 members of the Bloss and Mitchell families who converged on the hallowed Civil War fighting grounds of rural Maryland.

09/16/2012

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Union Leaders Work To Save Sparrows Point Steel Mill

Uncertain future and steel mill operations ceased at Sparrows Point.

08/20/2012

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Giant, Safeway Workers Approve New Contract

Safeway and Giant Food workers in the Baltimore-Washington region have approved a new contract with wage increases.

04/04/2012

sparrows point

Union Says Sparrows Point To Idle Tin Mill

Union officials say the owners of the Sparrows Point steel mill plan to temporarily idle the tin mill at the financially struggling plant.

03/02/2012

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