Pennsylvania Jobless Rate Drops To Lowest On RecordPennsylvania's unemployment rate dropped in February to the lowest rate since 1976, which is as far back as the state's records go.
Supreme Court Deals Big Setback To Labor UnionsThe Supreme Court says government workers can't be forced to contribute to labor unions that represent them in collective bargaining, dealing a serious financial blow to organized labor.
Bureau Of Labor Statistics Puts Together Report On Wages & DiversityA new report offers a closer look at what local workers are paid and how that compares to other cities the size of Pittsburgh.
Local Workers Celebrate Workers' Memorial DayIt's called Workers' Memorial Day, and on Tuesday morning a crowd assembled to commemorate the lives of those who have lost their lives on the job.
Parkway Crash Sends 2 To Hospital, Including Pregnant Woman A crash shut down part of the Parkway East overnight.
UPMC Protestors Gather Downtown For 2nd Straight DayFor the second straight day, hundreds gathered outside the headquarters of UPMC in downtown Pittsburgh.
Workers, Activists Target UPMC OfficesAn estimated 300 workers and bused-in labor activists tied up Pittsburgh traffic when they marched downtown to rally outside the corporate offices of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
Annual "Something Completely Different From the Super Bowl" Show Focuses On LaborFor the past five years, Chris Moore has coined his show on the night of the big game as the "Something Completely Different From the Super Bowl" show.
McDonald Library Looking For Roofer With Big Heart To Save Their FacilityAt the Heritage Public Library in McDonald, the librarian not only knows your name, she can probably tell you about your reading habits since you were a kid. But this library is in serious trouble,.
Father Makes Special DeliveryA local father who ran out of time trying to get his pregnant wife to the hospital, ended up delivering his own son.
Opinion: Michigan's Brain Dead GOPThe curse of brain dead Republicans is not limited to Washington, DC. It turns out that GOP leaders in state capitols have also been unable to digest the results of November's elections.
Opinion: Americans Failed Walmart WorkersAfter all the hype regarding Walmart employees’ discontent with their employer and the threat of a strike on Black Friday, the long holiday weekend was saw banner sales and virtually no protest at Walmarts.
Opinion: Jobless Numbers And The Newest Right Wing Conspiracy TheoryThere is a new breed of truthers on the right. Joining the paranoid ranks of the advocates of a government role in 9-11 and the birthers fascination with President Obama's birth certificate are conservatives that believe the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is making up jobs numbers to benefit President Obama.
Opinion: A Few Brave Newspapers Endorse Romney Fighting Tide Of Liberal PressThe newspapers that are not endorsing President Barack Obama are extremely brave. They are to be positively recognized for their courage to stand up against the onslaught of the liberal media which refuses to speak in the best interest of the country as the presidential election nears.
Opinion: Obama Says He Is Bored With Debate Prep, Really He's Afraid To Defend His Failed RecordPreparing for this debate has got to be the most depressing thing Obama has ever done. He must be staring at facts and figures that he can hardly believe – and then realize he has to defend them come Wednesday night – with his biggest critic, Mitt Romney – and the nation – staring at him. It’s going to be terrible for Obama.