Aggregated Contracting News Articles
- Markey and Warren Say They Pulled Out of Conference to Back Union
Senators Edward J. Markey and Elizabeth Warren said they had declined to participate in solidarity with journalists who are in a contract dispute.
Marc Tracy. New York Times. Fri, 24 Sep 2021 23:12:03 +0000.
- Supermarket food distributor goes BUST leaving 1,000 workers unemployed amid HGV driver chaos
The company had a number of major contracts for supermarkets and employed around 1,000 workers in warehousing and HGV driving roles and adds to concerns of severe food shortages.
Daily Mail. Fri, 24 Sep 2021 21:11:47 +0100.
- Callum McGregor: Celtic captain signs five-year contract
Celtic captain Callum McGregor has signed a new five-year deal, keeping him at the club until 2026.
BBC News. Fri, 24 Sep 2021 14:29:27 GMT.
- Mother-of-two loses her leg after a near-fatal suspected spider bite
Bridgette Garza, 39, from Texas, lost her leg and came close to dying after contracting a flesh-eating disease - which doctors believe could be due to a spider's bite.
Daily Mail. Fri, 24 Sep 2021 10:02:52 GMT.
- Aukus pact: France and US seek to mend rift
The deal caused outrage in France, which lost a contract to build submarines for Australia.
BBC News. Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:02:15 GMT.
- Elliott: Ryan Getzlaf isn't ready for retirement just yet. He's back for Year 17 with the Ducks
Ryan Getzlaf, who is six points from matching the Ducks record, signed a 1-year deal to return to Anaheim. It might be the last playing contract he signs.
Helene Elliott. Los Angeles Times. Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:00:45 GMT.
- Downtown San Diego private prison looks to remain open despite Biden order
Western Regional Detention Facility, operated by The GEO Group, exploring contract work-arounds to President's executive order
Kristina Davis. San Diego Union Tribune. Wed, 22 Sep 2021 00:46:20 GMT.
- Barbara Lee, Bernie Sanders Pentagon spending cut effort bolstered by GAO report
The Government Accountability Office on Monday faulted the Pentagon for not doing enough to root out fraud in defense contracts that are vulnerable to ripoffs and accounted for $420 billion of federal spending in 2020. ...
Joseph Clark. Washington Times. Mon, 20 Sep 2021 19:57:58 -0400.
- Nabisco Workers End Weekslong Strike After Reaching New Contract
The impasse began in August after members of the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers Union objected to changes in shift lengths and overtime rules.
Neil Vigdor. New York Times. Mon, 20 Sep 2021 12:37:08 +0000.
- Lions and Tigers at the Smithsonian's National Zoo Test Positive for Covid-19
The public is unlikely to contract the virus from the big cats, officials say
Smithsonian. Fri, 17 Sep 2021 15:51:53 +0000.
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