Items Tagged with 'strike'


GM workers ratify contract and end 40-day strike

October 28, 2019
ROMULUS — A contentious 40-day strike that crippled General Motors' U.S. production has come to an end as workers approved a new contract with the company. Read More

GM and union reach tentative deal

October 16, 2019
DETROIT — Bargainers for General Motors and the United Auto Workers reached a tentative deal today that could end a monthlong strike that brought the company's U.S. factories to a standstill. Read More

Auto workers strike against GM

September 16, 2019
DETROIT — More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines early Monday, as contract talks with the company deteriorated into a strike. Read More

UAW picks GM as bargaining target and workers authorize strikes

September 3, 2019
DETROIT — The United Auto Workers union has picked General Motors as the target company for this year's contract talks with Detroit's three automakers. Read More

UAW reaches deal and ends strike at factory

June 25, 2019
| By AP
SALINE — About 1,900 workers at a key auto parts plant ended a nine-hour strike after reaching a tentative deal with a parts supply company. Read More

Judge orders college professors to end strike

August 28, 2018
| By AP
A Michigan judge has ordered striking faculty members at a college in the region to return to the classroom. Read More

College facing faculty strike

August 27, 2018
| By AP
Administrators at a college in the region said fall semester classes will be starting as scheduled — even though many faculty members are going on strike. Read More

Nurses go on strike at Michigan hospital

October 6, 2017
| By AP
MARQUETTE — Nurses at a hospital in Michigan are on strike for two days amid contract negotiations that haven't reached a deal. Read More