United, pilots union reach agreements for early retirements and voluntary furloughs

A United Airlines Boeing 777-200 aircraft Nicolas Economou | NurPhoto | Getty Images United Airlines and the union that represents its some 13,000 pilots have reached a tentative agreement for voluntary leaves and early retirement packages, the union told its members … Continue reading United, pilots union reach agreements for early retirements and voluntary furloughs

Illinois Gov. Pritzker says states were forced compete in ‘sick Hunger Games’ competition for PPE

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker Brian Cassella | Chicago Tribune | Tribune News Service via Getty Images) Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker said states have been forced to compete in a “sick Hunger Games”-like competition for personal protective equipment and other supplies … Continue reading Illinois Gov. Pritzker says states were forced compete in ‘sick Hunger Games’ competition for PPE

New York City public schools won’t fully reopen for its 1.1 million students this fall, Mayor de Blasio says

A teacher collects personal belongings and supplies needed to continue remote teaching through the end of the school year at Yung Wing School P.S. 124 on June 09, 2020 in New York City. Michael Loccisano | Getty Images New York … Continue reading New York City public schools won’t fully reopen for its 1.1 million students this fall, Mayor de Blasio says

New York to investigate potential coronavirus cluster from graduation after Florida traveler tests positive

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo conducts a news conference on the COVID-19 pandemic at the National Press Club in Washington D.C., after a meeting with President Trump at the White House on Wednesday, May 27, 2020. Tom Williams | CQ-Roll … Continue reading New York to investigate potential coronavirus cluster from graduation after Florida traveler tests positive