Las Vegas Hospitality Workers Authorize Strike at Major Resorts

Hospitality workers in Las Vegas have voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike against major resorts along the Strip, a critical step toward a walkout as the economically challenged city prepares for major sporting events in the months ahead. The authorization vote on Tuesday by members of Culinary Workers Union Local 226 and Bartenders Union Local … Read more

Hollywood Writers to Return to Work as WGA Votes to End Strike

After 148 days on strike, television and movie writers will begin returning to work on Wednesday. The Writers Guild of America, which represents 11,500 screenwriters, said on Tuesday that three internal boards had voted unanimously to end the strike and send a tentative contract with entertainment companies to members for ratification. The vote will start … Read more

Massachusetts lawmakers unveil sweeping $1 billion tax relief package

Politics Massachusetts Senate President Karen Spilka, left, and Massachusetts House Speaker Ronald Mariano, both Democrats, unveiled a tax relief package, Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2023, at the Statehouse, in Boston. AP Photo/Steve LeBlanc By STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press September 26, 2023 BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts lawmakers unveiled a tax relief package Tuesday aimed at delivering $561 … Read more

Judge rules Donald Trump defrauded banks, insurers while building real estate empire

Politics Former President Donald Trump speaks at a rally in Summerville, S.C., Monday, Sept. 25, 2023. AP Photo/Artie Walker Jr. By MICHAEL R. SISAK, Associated Press September 26, 2023 | 4:46 PM NEW YORK (AP) — A judge ruled Tuesday that Donald Trump committed fraud for years while building the real estate empire that catapulted … Read more

New designs on office life: Companies hope the workplace can be ‘a magnet, not a mandate’

The Boston Globe Dennis McA’Nulty (left), a senior compliance analyst at Sun Life Financial, on a Zoom call in one of the private cubicles that line the wall of the company’s first-floor library. Matthew J. Lee/Globe Staff By Jon Chesto, The Boston Globe updated on September 26, 2023 | 12:22 PM State Street doubled the … Read more

Here’s when your favorite show may return as writers strike is on the verge of ending

TV Late-night shows could be some of the first to return once the contract is approved. Picketers carry signs outside Amazon Studios in Culver City, Calif., on Monday, July 17, 2023. A tentative agreement between striking screenwriters and Hollywood studios offers some hope that the industry’s dual strikes may be over soon. AP By ANDREW … Read more