A former president of the United Auto Workers union was charged with corruption Thursday, accused of conspiring with his successor and others to embezzle money for golf, vacation villas and fine dining.Read More »
ORION TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A United Auto Workers executive says the union is open to expanding a wage structure with lower-paid workers to keep General Motors Co. factories open or reopen idled plants. The Detroit Free Press reports Tuesday ...Read More »
Peoria, Ill. (AP) — Thousands of workers at Peoria-based Caterpillar have a new, six-year contract after United Auto Workers members voted to ratify the deal over the weekend. According to the UAW, 72 percent of members who voted approved the ...Read More »
By Meghan Barr AP Writer Twinsburg, Ohio — The clerk at the candy shop does not want to cry. She is determinedly cheerful, a professional smiler, dressed head to toe in bright turquoise. But standing next to a display of ...Read More »
Deere, UAW reach tentative six-year contract agreement Moline, IL (AP) — Deere & Co. and the United Auto Workers said Thursday they’ve reached a tentative six-year labor contract covering nearly 10,000 workers and 17,000 retirees. The company and union said ...
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New foreclosure filings decline, but unemployment is wildcard Milwaukee (AP) — New foreclosure filings in Wisconsin dropped 5 percent in April compared to the prior month. But economic observers say the decline isn’t worth celebrating just yet. With subprime mortgages ...Read More »