As the strike enters its fourth week, more than a dozen hydrants have been opened, and police warn that a loss of water pressure could put people in danger.
Loosen the bolt on top of a hydrant and within seconds, hundreds of gallons of water will come rushing out.
The vote was overwhelming; 95 percent of faculty at Pennsylvania-owned universities have authorized a strike. But they’re not walking out just yet.
A stalemate between Pittsburgh paramedics and the city could mean more than just a sticking point in a labor dispute.
NEW YORK CITY (93-7 THE FAN) — Sidney Crosby’s rookie season immediately followed the last NHL work stoppage. After a summer of skating completely pain- and concussion symptom-free, another potential lockout threatens his efforts to play like “Sid The Kid” again.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — While Penguins management and Penguins players haggle over a new collective bargaining agreement that doesn’t look likely to come to fruition before a league-imposed Saturday night deadline, the team did go about the business of shoring up its blue line.
NEW YORK (AP) The NHL and the players’ association will resume negotiations on Wednesday in an effort to avoid a lockout this weekend.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Representatives of the Pittsburgh Penguins, including forwards Craig Adams and James Neal, and, according to the Tribune-Review’s Rob Rossi, captain Sidney Crosby, will join over 200 NHLPA members Wednesday and Thursday in New York to discuss their strategy as another NHL lockout looms.
NEW YORK (AP) After the first face-to-face meeting in a week between the NHL and the players’ association, the sides spent a relatively quiet weekend apart as the clock ticks down toward another potential lockout.
NEW YORK (AP) The NHL and NHLPA remained at an impasse in the latest round of collective bargaining talks as the deadline for a lockout looms.
MCKEES ROCKS (KDKA) – Echoes of political demonstrations in Wisconsin are happening in McKees Rocks. A strike at a local company has union leaders talking about union busting and company owners talking about skyrocketing pension […]