CUT OFF, La. - �The first thing you hear is, 'Can you cut 10 percent?' � explained Jimmy Lafont, whose towboat operation is one of the countless oil-field service companies spread across south Louisiana.
In a file photo, smoke drifts away from the Shell Oil refinery in Martinez. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images). Related Tags: Labor, Labor Negotiations, Labor Union, Refinery, Shell Refinery, Strike, Union, United Steelworkers, Walkout.
An employee works at a garment factory, which exports products to Europe, in Hefei, Anhui province, Jan 19, 2015. Photo: Reuters. mail · print.
Would you be willing to sing for your supper? What about do a silly dance, give a hug or blow a kiss? If so, McDonald's may just hand you your Big Mac and fries gratis, starting next week.
Feds Seek to Protect Consumers from Sneaky Payday Loans Payday loans are, in essence, a quick fix solution to as common problem - payday's a while away, and there's no money.