UAW Rejects Offer From GM, Strike ContinuesA General Motors contract offer to striking union members has wage increases or lump-sum payments in all four years. But a person briefed on the offer says it was rejected because it took money from other places to fund profit sharing and didn't give temporary workers a clear path to a full-time job.
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.
Nearly 40 Percent Of Wal-Mart's US Workers To Get Pay RaisesWal-Mart Stores Inc. is spending $1 billion to make changes to how it pays and trains U.S. hourly workers as the embattled retailer tries to reshape the image that its stores offer dead-end jobs.
Fast Food Workers Demand Higher Wages At Protest DowntownDozens of protesters gathered outside of a Downtown Pittsburgh fast food restaurant early this morning.
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.
Ohioville Police Chief Charged With TheftCriminal theft charges have been filed against Ohioville Police Chief Ronald Lutton.
Poverty, Wages In Pittsburgh Below National AverageIt's really a good news, bad news story – the tale of how Pittsburgh is surviving this awful economic recession.
Relief May Come To Underpaid Police OfficersAs a part-time police officer in Rankin, C.L. Gunter makes a little more than $9 an hour -- pretty much the standard wage in the cash-strapped towns of the Mon Valley.