The Ratings Game: After rail strike averted, chance for ‘freight recession’ should still spook investors, analysts say

Railroad operators CSX Corp. and Norfolk Southern Corp. were hit a downgrade from Susquehanna on Wednesday, with analysts citing bigger profit risk to rails operating in the eastern U.S.,...

Amtrak working to quickly restore canceled trains after labor deal

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON - U.S. passenger railroad Amtrak said on Thursday it was working to quickly restore canceled trains after a freight rail labor deal was announced, averting a rail...

Amtrak Is Scrambling to Restore Trains It Had Canceled

The rail service had started canceling all long-distance passenger trains on Wednesday because of the possible work stoppage on freight railroads.

US railways to halt grain shipments ahead of potential shutdown, agriculture sources

U.S. railroads will start halting crop shipments on Thursday, a day ahead of a potential work stoppage. Railroads have until Friday to reach deal with holdout unions.

US railways to halt grain shipments ahead of potential shutdown, sources

Some U.S. railroads will start halting crop shipments on Thursday, a day ahead of a potential work stoppage, an agricultural association and sources at two grain cooperatives said on Tuesday,...

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday

All three major indices had a lousy Tuesday after the consumer price index came in hotter than expected. While the Dow fell an eye-popping 1,276 points, the S&P 500 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq...

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday

All three major indices had a lousy Tuesday after the consumer price index came in hotter than expected. While the Dow fell an eye-popping 1,276 points, the S&P 500 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq...

U.S. railways to halt grain shipments ahead of potential shutdown -agriculture sources

Some U.S. railroads will start halting crop shipments on Thursday, a day ahead of a potential work stoppage. The disruptions could add to already high inflation. With farmers starting to harvest...

U.S. railways to halt grain shipments ahead of potential shutdown -agriculture sources

By P.J. Huffstutter and Tom Polansek CHICAGO - Some U.S. railroads will start halting crop shipments on Thursday, a day ahead of a potential work stoppage, an agricultural association and sources...

U.S. railways to halt grain shipments ahead of potential shutdown -agriculture sources

Some U.S. railroads will start halting crop shipments on Thursday, a day ahead of a potential work stoppage. The disruptions could add to already high inflation. With farmers starting to harvest...

U.S. railways to halt grain shipments ahead of potential shutdown -agriculture sources

Some U.S. railroads will start halting crop shipments on Thursday, a day ahead of a potential work stoppage, an agricultural association and sources at two grain cooperatives said on Tuesday,...

Amtrak cancels some trips as national railway strike looms

A labor fight between railroads and unionized workers could result in a work stoppage this week costing $2 billion a day.

Nationwide Rail Strike Looms As White House Seeks To Avert Supply Chain Chaos

Nationwide Rail Strike Looms As White House Seeks To Avert Supply Chain Chaos The Biden administration held talks with freight-rail companies and unions to avert more than 100,000...

Thousands of Minnesota Nurses Go on Strike Over Retention, Staffing, Pay

The strike is believed to be the largest-ever work stoppage by private-sector nurses in the U.S., according to the Minnesota Nurses Association.

Pressure mounts on US railroads and unions to reach a deal

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Freight railroads and their unions are facing increasing pressure from business groups and the White House to settle their contract dispute before Friday's looming strike...

U.S. Chamber of Commerce calls for 'urgent action' to avoid railroad strike

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Monday called for "urgent action" in railroad labor negotiations to avoid a strike and a "national economic disaster." The largest U.S. business...

US Railroads Enact "Contingency Plans," Preparing For Labor Strike As Union Talks Fail

US Railroads Enact "Contingency Plans," Preparing For Labor Strike As Union Talks Fail Railroads and labor unions worked through the weekend to make a deal. There were little signs of...

Unions blast rail move to delay shipments before deadline

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The heads of the nation's two largest rail unions said Sunday that the freight railroads' move to begin delaying some shipments ahead of this week's looming strike deadline is...

Luxury Building Doormen Authorize Strike as Bargaining Negotiations Stall

Luxury building workers and doormen at more than 3,000 buildings authorized a strike if they do not reach a deal on a new collective bargaining agreement. Talks between the workers — negotiating...

The CP rail shutdown has begun: Here’s what you need to know

Work stoppage is expected to send shockwaves through the farming and manufacturing industries. Politicians and industry leaders are pressuring Ottawa to intervene as the House resumes Monday after...

MLB free-agent tracker: Carlos Correa, Kris Bryant, Freddie Freeman unsigned with post-lockout frenzy brewing

Major League Baseball's 2021-22 offseason saw a free agency surge ahead of the work stoppage. Multiple big-name free agents inked deals in the days leading up to the MLB lockout, which went into...

Major League Baseball has canceled games through April 13

On the 98th day of baseball's first work stoppage since 1995, the last alternative would leave open the possibility of another labor conflict in less than three years.

Inside the self-inflicted crisis boiling over as MLB's lockout deadline arrives

The disastrous outcome of losing Opening Day to a work stoppage is on the verge of becoming reality. Here's how years of missteps led to this moment.

Strike ends at 78 Kroger-owned grocery stores in Denver

Nearly 8,000 workers at 78 King Soopers and City Market grocery stores in Colorado will return to work starting Friday. The strike, which began January 12, was the nation's second-largest in the...

Batting Around: Predicting when the owner-imposed MLB lockout will end

The Atlanta Braves are World Series champions and now baseball is in the middle of its first work stoppage since the 1994-95 strike. MLB and the MLBPA were unable to agree to a new collective...

Workers at Chicago Amazon distribution centers walk off job

Workers at two Amazon distribution centers in Chicago walk off the job. They want more money and better working conditions from the online shopping giant. Amazonians United Chicagoland is calling...

People Are Spamming Kellogg’s Job Site in Support of Striking Workers

Kellogg is officially replacing striking workers with permanent scabs. Redditors on r/antiwork headed a campaign to bomb the portal with sample resumes. The four plants that are hiring (Omaha, NE,...

TikToker wrote code to spam Kellogg strike-busting job ad site

Reddit users started a campaign to send the company bogus applications. Kellogg announced Wednesday that it would replace nearly 1,400 unionized workers. The Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco...

Kellogg flooded with fake applicants amid company’s attempts to replace striking union workers

Reddit users are bombarding Kellogg with fake job applications. The food manufacturer is trying to replace its striking union workers. The strike has been taking place outside of production plants...

Union calls Kellogg’s latest offer ‘a trojan horse.’ The cereal company will replace strikers

1,400 workers have been on the picket line in Michigan, Tennessee, Pennsylvania and Nebraska. Workers walked out at midnight on Oct. 5 once their contract expired. Kellogg’s announced it plans to...

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