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2015-03-05 12:30:33

OAKLAND, Calif., March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- He has been quoted countless times in recent months, confidently declaring what's best for his faltering company, Daughters of Charity Health

2015-03-04 12:24:31

Massive effort to derail Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) involves all major unions WASHINGTON, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly 100 activists of the United Steelworkers

2015-03-03 16:21:13

Minister Leitch congratulates both parties OTTAWA, March 3, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Dr. K.

2015-03-02 16:23:41

WASHINGTON, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Specialty Steel Industry of North America (SSINA) and the United Steelworkers (USW) have today sent the following letter to U.S.

2015-03-02 16:23:29

Column Alleges Oil Companies Value Profits over Worker Safety GALVESTON, Texas, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) union today said a newspaper

2015-03-02 16:22:40

Teamsters General President Asks Administration to Put Cross-Border on the Table During TPP Talks; Protect Highway Safety WASHINGTON, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a

2015-02-27 20:20:24

Drivers with Tech Contractor Compass Transp. Overwhelmingly Choose Teamsters Local 853 Representation for Improved Working Conditions WASHINGTON, Feb.

2015-02-27 12:21:29

Protecting integrity, viability of professional piloting focus talks COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb.

2015-02-26 16:28:21

Workers at Daughters Facilities Say They Will Launch Major Contract Campaign and Continue Fighting for Quality Care and High Job Standards OAKLAND, Calif., Feb.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.