Johns Hopkins Resumes Talks With Union Over Low WagesA union representing 2,000 workers at Johns Hopkins Hospital is in negotiations with the medical institution over workers' wages after Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley stepped in to stop a planned four-day strike.
Walmart Employees Protest Retail Giant On Biggest Shopping Day Of Holiday SeasonAs customers race to Walmart for Black Friday deals, some of the store's employees are walking off the job. Demonstrations spark up in Maryland and across the county.
House Votes To Continue Federal Worker Pay FreezeRepublicans have pushed through the House a bill that would freeze the wages of federal workers for a third year and bar members of Congress from giving themselves a pay raise.
Frederick Considers Police Contract The Frederick Board of Aldermen is considering a proposed contract with the city police union that delays a 4 percent wage increase until 2012.