automakers. Auto workers typically go on strike when they feel they are not being fairly compensated or are facing unsafe working conditions. Strikes are also used as a form of protest when companies are suspected of violating labor laws or unions feel their bargaining rights are being infringed upon.
On Sunday, more than 98% of the roughly 55,000 union workers represented by the United Auto Workers (UAW) voted in favor of a new contract with General Motors (GM), following a contentious vote that lasted nearly two weeks. The new labor deal includes pay raises for both current and retired workers, as well as new […]
The city of Orlando has unveiled a new self-driving shuttle that will transport residents and visitors around downtown. The shuttle, made by Beep, has already been deployed for a limited 15-day trial period. During this time, the company will gather data to ensure that the shuttle’s systems function properly before it is fully rolled out. […]
When facing financial worries, some shoppers will tighten their budgets and focus on only purchasing necessities, while others may, in a strategy of denial, purchase now and pay later by borrowing or utilizing a credit card. Those that are able to borrow or use a credit card may find that focusing on smaller purchases and […]