Tuesday, May 3, 2016

May 3 News Update

Study links mountaintop removal to lung cancer
Peabody coal's contrarian scientist witnesses lose their court case
Toxic Teflon Chemical, C8, Found In Tap Water in Several States
Colorado Court Strikes Down Local Bans on Fracking *

Sam Hodgson for The New York Times
Surge in Ridership Pushes New York Subway to Limit *

Travelers waited in line for security screening at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in Seattle in March.
Ted S. Warren/Associated Press
Catching a Flight? Budget Hours, Not Minutes, for Security *

Teacher sick-outs close Detroit schools for second day

Local Unions Take Lead in Verizon Strike Solidarity
Union Complains to F.C.C. That Verizon Is Pressuring Phone Customers *

Kroger distribution center to temporarily replace striking union workers
Aerospace Machinists Ratify Labor Contract With United Technologies
Workers fight for dignity in Trump's Las Vegas hotel: 'You don't talk to the boss'
Carpenters fired by Aaron Carlson seek injunctive relief
Clinton, Kissinger and the coup in Honduras
Postal Workers Ready for New Battle after Harper Law Struck Down
Vancouver Living Wage Improves, but Child Care Still a Huge Strain
BC Ferries 'Very Safe,' Minister Responds to Union Claims
More fees, reduced service on the table as CBE tackles bus budget shortfall
Doctor, Warned to Be Silent on Abortions, Files Civil Rights Complaint *
Texas Grants Child Care License to Migrant Detention Center *

Stories from the New York Times will be followed with a *. The Times pay wall olicy allows free access to only about ten articles a month.

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