By DEVIN DWYER, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Cedar Point Nursery in far northern California, the birthplace of baby strawberry plants that feed a multi-billion dollar fruit industry, is leading a high-stakes legal battle over labor unions and property rights with potentially sweeping implications... Read More.
By VICTOR ORDONEZ, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Wednesday it will detain all cotton and tomato products produced in China’s Xinjiang province.The Withhold Release Order (WRO) issued by CBP is based on information that... Read More.
By VICTOR ORDONEZ, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump administration implemented new economic pressure on China over alleged human rights abuses Wednesday -- banning imports from a cotton distributor based in Xinjiang province.The U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Office... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Microsoft revealed it was being probed by the U.S. Department of Labor over its pledge from earlier this year to bolster Black leadership at the tech behemoth.The inquiry from the DOL's Office... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(LOS ANGELES) -- Some areas of the country are beginning to see an uptick in COVID-19 cases that may be due to Labor Day weekend gatherings, officials said.California is seeing "the trends and impacts... Read More.
BY: ARIELLE MITROPOULOS, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- Health experts are pleading with the American public to be vigilant during the upcoming Labor Day weekend to prevent a repeat of the increase in COVID-19 cases that followed the Memorial Day... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Record-breaking heat is expected in the West during the holiday weekend, including Los Angeles, where the power grid could be put to the test.Already Thursday, record highs were tied in Palmdale,... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Weekly unemployment claims fell to their lowest level since March, dipping to 881,000 last week, the Department of Labor said Thursday.While the claims have been hovering at or above one million each... Read More.
By MINA KAJI, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Millions are projected to travel this holiday weekend despite COVID-19 concerns. Labor Day flight bookings are only around a third of what they were last year, according to data analysis from travel itinerary... Read More.
By JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Labor Day is a great day to honor the American labor movement, indulge in some relaxing time off and, of course, shop.Throughout the three-day holiday weekend, brands are offering... Read More.
By WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The novel coronavirus has now killed more than 753,000 people worldwide.Over 20.9 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according... Read More.