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2015-02-12 16:30:07

Retiree Health Benefits Secured WASHINGTON, Feb.

2015-02-11 20:21:29

Keystone XL Pipeline Would Create Good Jobs, Economic Prosperity WASHINGTON, Feb.

2015-02-11 12:22:24

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W.

2015-02-10 20:20:23

Teamsters Canada Rail Conference sets a deadline to achieve a negotiated contract. MONTREAL, Feb.

2015-02-10 12:27:13

One Newspaper, the Gilroy Dispatch, Rushes Story Into Print Before Kaiser Permanente Unequivocally Denies Supporting Sale OAKLAND, Calif., Feb.

2015-02-09 16:27:16

Striking Union Members Join Forces with Workers in UK, Netherlands PITTSBURGH, Feb.

2015-02-07 20:20:13

Teamsters Rail members vote 93% in favour of strike action if necessary to achieve a negotiated contract. CALGARY, 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'.