Members of the Seattle Education Association, seen here as their strike was suspended last week, have voted to accept a new contract.
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September 21, 2015 For the Seattle school district's 53,000 students, the strike had delayed the start of the school year by six days. Sunday night's vote officially ends the strike.
Picketers supporting independent truck drivers at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach stand outside a container terminal.
July 10, 2014 Some drivers are on strike at the ports of LA and Long Beach, and shipping companies are in negotiations with dockworkers over a new contract. Analysts say a full-blown strike would hurt the economy.
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In November 2004, the Grand Ole Opry came to Carnegie Hall.
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October 3, 2013 The famed hall's five full-time stagehands went on strike, and that forced the cancellation of one gala. Tax records show their average total compensation is more than $400,000 each a year. The dispute was over whether they'll also be working in the hall's new Education Wing.
All locked up: School buses sat idle this morning in the Jamaica section of New York City.
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January 16, 2013 The drivers want pay and job protections continued in their new contract. The city says a court order prevents it from doing that. Today, the familiar yellow buses are parked. Thousands of parents and their kids are finding other ways to get to school.
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