International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

An electrical crew contracted by LIPA works on overhead lines on Old Country Road in Melville - Nov. 19, 2012 (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Union Workers Raise Red Flags Over LIPA Privatization

The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers is urging caution over recommendations to privatize the troubled Long Island Power Authority.


Verizon Communications Inc. employees picket in front of Verizon headquarters on August 8, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Thousands Of Striking Verizon Workers Going Back To Work Without Deal

The Communication Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers issued a statement saying they have agreed to come back to work while they continue to negotiate with Verizon Communications Inc.


A union strike sign hangs below the Verizon  corporate logo (credit: AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Verizon Gets Injunction Against Striking Union Workers In New Jersey

Company spokesman Rich Young said Verizon sought the injunction after incidents of sabotage, harassment and obstruction at its facilities.