Robots May Replace Up To 800 Million Jobs By 2030, Report SaysAccording to a study by the McKinsey Global Institute, 400 to 800 million people could lose their jobs to automation or robot replacements by 2030.
N.J. Senate President: Icahn Is Trying To Sell Out Atlantic City Casino WorkersBusinessman Carl Icahn and New Jersey state Senate President Stephen Sweeney have launched into a war of words over the issue of casino gambling.
Report: East Harlem Probe Reveals Improper Training For Con Ed WorkersA state probe into the deadly East Harlem building explosion last March has revealed flaws in the training of Con Edison workers who handle underground natural gas pipes, according to a published report.
CBS 2's Marcia Kramer Gives Breakdown Of What Both Sides Want In Potential LIRR StrikeWith 10 days to go Thursday before a possible Long Island Rail Road strike, many have been wondering just how far apart the two sides really are.
Lawmaker: Domino's Employees Were Fired After Complaining About ConditionsTwo area lawmakers rallied Sunday with employees of a Domino’s Pizza restaurant in Washington Heights, after workers there were fired.
Bronx Car Wash Workers Walk Off Job Over Union FightWorkers at two car washes in the Bronx walked off the job Saturday, accusing their employers of retaliating against them after they voted to join a union.
Would-Be Workers Set For Days Camping Out For Carpenters' Training ProgramHopeful prospective workers camped out Saturday in an attempt to gain a spot in the Carpenters’ Union training program.
Activists, Assemblywoman Protest Over Domino's Pizza Labor PracticesNew York State Assemblywoman Linda Rosenathal (D-Manhattan) joined activists Saturday in protesting what they called abusive labor practices of Domino’s Pizza in New York City.
Survey: Many Older Workers Not Planning On Retiring Soon, If At AllA new survey Tuesday indicated that many people approaching retirement age have no intention of stopping working.
Report: National Grid Slapped With Lawsuit By Workers Who Got No Overtime PayPower and natural gas supplier National Grid has been hit with another lawsuit, this time by its own workers who said they never received overtime pay for extra hours during Superstorm Sandy, according to a published report.
U.S. Attorney: 10 More Charged In Long Island Rail Road Disability Fraud SchemeThe retirees are accused of faking injuries to qualify for extra disability pension pay. Tuesday arrests came following 11 last October, including doctors who allegedly helped retirees game the system and former LIRR workers who claimed crippling injuries.
Man Arrested After Allegedly Threatening TV Crew On Long IslandPolice say Carlos Borbon got into an altercation with some of the workers, pulled out a kitchen knife, and threatened to kill them.