Kevin Spacey faces paying out more than $30 million to 'House of Cards' producers after losing his arbitration appeal.
Thumbs Up … to the end of the five-week strike at Deere & Co. On Wednesday, a contract was ratified by a vote of 61-39%. The deal was similar to a second proposal that had been rejected, but this time workers and the company were able to resolve their differences.
The UAW strike contributed to the national labor movement, encouraging unions to negotiation for higher wages and better benefits.
ELDRIDGE — Central Scott Telephone Company recently signed a construction agreement to provide Fiber to the Home in Eldridge. AE Underground has agreed to complete primary installation of FTTH facilities to 1,491 homes in Eldridge during 2022.
A suburban businessman pleaded guilty Wednesday to federal charges alleging he paid at least $15,000 in bribes to then-state Sen. Martin Sandoval to secure the purchase of state-owned property near his company in McCook.
Ballots are being counted for the more than 10,000 members of the International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America on the third ratification vote of the over month-long strike.
East Moline City Council is reviewing a development agreement to bring duplexes to the Quarter, a long-elusive development property along the river in East Moline.
Deere & Co."last, best and final offer" to the UAW includes changes to the language used to describe its Continuous Improvement Pay System (CIPP).
Deere & Co. and the International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America are holding a third ratification vote on a slightly modified agreement, according to a release from Brian Rothenberg, spokesperson for the UAW.
In court documents filed Wednesday in federal court in Chicago, where Boeing is based, the company admitted that its software was to blame for ET 302's loss of control and destruction.
As the UAW strike of Deere & Co. heads towards its fourth week, here's a roundup of happenings from the third full week of the strike.
The most recent voted-down tentative agreement is Deere & Co.'s last, best, and final offer, according to Jen Hartmann, director of public relations for Deere.
UAW workers head to their local poll sites on Day 20 of the strike to vote on the proposed tentative agreement. The new tentative agreement offers improved wages and benefits from the initial agreement, which was overwhelmingly voted down Oct. 10.
The UAW and Deere reached a new tentative agreement on Saturday which offers improved wages and benefits compared to the initial agreement, which was overwhelmingly voted down on Oct. 10.
Deere & Co. and the United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America have reached a tentative agreement, according to a press release from the UAW and a post on Deere's corporate page.
Anthony Panico, 68, of Libertyville, pleaded guilty earlier this year to income tax evasion, admitting in a plea agreement with prosecutors to hiding nearly $10 million in income from tax collectors over a nine-year period.
An amendment that allows an employer to fire a worker for noncompliance with COVID-19 vaccine or test requirements surfaced Monday, plus more statehouse news: