Workers picket GM plants as UAW contract talks resume

DETROIT (Reuters) – Negotiators for General Motors Co and the United Auto Workers were continuing talks Monday afternoon to resolve a strike that shut down the automaker’s highly profitable... Read more »

U.S. woman crosses Channel four times in record-breaking swim

LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. endurance swimmer Sarah Thomas has become the first person to swim across the English Channel four times without stopping, refueling only on a liquid formula... Read more »

Explainer: U.S. enacts sweeping new asylum bar following Supreme Court decision

(Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court last week allowed a Trump administration rule to temporarily take effect that will radically reduce the number of migrants eligible to seek U.S.... Read more »

UAW workers head for picket lines in first national strike against GM since 2007

DETROIT/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United Auto Workers (UAW) went on strike at General Motors just after midnight Sunday and about 48,000 hourly workers at its facilities are headed for... Read more »

UAW to strike against GM starting Sunday evening

DETROIT (Reuters) – The United Auto Workers (UAW) said that its members will go on strike against General Motors Co as of Sunday evening, after a lack of progress... Read more »

Trump urges GM, UAW to resolve contract dispute

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said Sunday that General Motors Co and the United Auto Workers union should “get together and make a deal.” Trump tweeted about... Read more »

After GM talks hit impasse, UAW workers to strike as of Sunday night

DETROIT (Reuters) – The United Auto Workers (UAW) said on Sunday that its roughly 48,000 hourly workers at General Motors Co facilities would go on strike as of midnight... Read more »

Some Democrats snipe, others unite in third presidential debate

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Some of the 10 Democratic presidential candidates meeting in their third debate on Thursday took shots at front-runner Joe Biden, while others called for unity during... Read more »

UAW will not extend GM contract, but no decision on strike

FILE PHOTO – United Auto Workers (UAW) union Vice-President Terry Dittes addresses delegates during the ‘Special Convention on Collective Bargaining’ in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. March 12, 2019. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook... Read more »

Thousands of fetal remains found on Illinois property of deceased doctor

(Reuters) – More than 2,200 preserved fetal remains have been found on the Illinois property of a recently deceased doctor who performed abortions, the Will County sheriff’s office said... Read more »