The mayor says negotiations are at an impasse; Matthews says they are not and the union is still willing to negotiate.
The two sides met for about an hour and a half and broke close to 10:30 p.m. at the downtown Sheraton. Still no deal, and the deadline the mayor set two weeks ago passed.
NHL Labor talks are expected to resume on Monday.
Federal mediators are still involved in labor talks, and the NHL and the players’ association might be getting together again.
The curse of brain dead Republicans is not limited to Washington, DC. It turns out that GOP leaders in state capitols have also been unable to digest the results of November’s elections.
Report: The NHL will cancel games through December 30th.
NHL labor negotiations to resume with an usual group; six owners and six players.
After all the hype regarding Walmart employees’ discontent with their employer and the threat of a strike on Black Friday, the long holiday weekend was saw banner sales and virtually no protest at Walmarts.
There is a new breed of truthers on the right. Joining the paranoid ranks of the advocates of a government role in 9-11 and the birthers fascination with President Obama’s birth certificate are conservatives that believe the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is making up jobs numbers to benefit President Obama.
NHL owners and players are back at the bargaining table after a one-day break.
NHL, players union bargain deep into the night.
A secret, long-awaited bargaining session has done some good in the NHL labor fight — so much so that the sides already have plans to get back to the bargaining table soon.
The newspapers that are not endorsing President Barack Obama are extremely brave. They are to be positively recognized for their courage to stand up against the onslaught of the liberal media which refuses to speak in the best interest of the country as the presidential election nears.
NHL rejects union bid to return to negotiations.
The NHL has canceled more games while holding out hope it can squeeze in a full regular-season schedule.