Study: Obese Workers Have Less Endurance On The JobThose who fell into the obese categories had 40% less endurance on average than those who were not obese, particularly when it came to functions that required hand grip and assembly.
Showboat Casino Workers To Protest Planned ClosingSeveral hundred workers at Atlantic City's Showboat casino will stage a rally to protest its planned Aug. 31 shutdown.
Governor Corbett Requests Presidential Emergency Board In SEPTA Rail StrikePennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett is asking President Barack Obama to intervene in the SEPTA transit strike.
AAA Mid-Atlantic Offers Tips To Avoid Gridlock On Area HighwaysThe SEPTA transit strike comes as roadwork takes place in several areas in the region. AAA Mid-Atlantic is offering travel tips.
SEPTA Strike Forces Commuters To Find Travel AlternativesThe SEPTA strike was inconveniencing riders who had planned to use the regional rails over the weekend, forcing them to make alternate plans to get to their destination.
SEPTA Regional Rail Workers Go On StrikeSEPTA’s Regional Rail service interruption plan is now in effect.
Workers Brave The Bone-Chilling Cold Many of us stay inside in this kind of weather, but those who make their living outdoors have to brave the blast.
Local Fast Food Workers Join A National Protest Against Low WagesDozens walked off their jobs across the United States in 100 cities.
Local Councilman Pushes To Give More Protection To Pregnant WorkersA city councilman wants Philadelphia to follow New York City's lead in giving new protections to pregnant workers.
Leak Leads To Shut Down Of Salem County, NJ Nuclear PlantWorkers have shut down a nuclear reactor in southern New Jersey after a leak was detected in the containment building.
3 Hurt In Apparent Explosion At Coatesville Steel PlantAn apparent explosion at a steel plant in eastern Pennsylvania has left three people injured.