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JetBlue Airways faces a quarter-century crossroads after Spirit rejects its takeover offer

A JetBlue jetliner lands in front of a Spirit Airlines plane in a taxi lane at Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport on Monday, April 25, 2022. (Joe Cavaretta/Sun Sentinel/Tribune News Service via Getty Images) Joe Cavaretta | Sentinel of the Sun | Getty Images JetBlue Airways is at the crossroads of a quarter century. The…
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Amazon workers in New York reject the union in a reversal of fortune

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon workers at a Staten Island warehouse in New York City overwhelmingly rejected a union offer on Monday, dealing a blow to organizers who succeeded in the first organizing effort last month. successful American in the history of the e-commerce giant. This time around, warehouse workers voted 618 – or about…
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Amazon workers vote against New York labor campaign led by grassroots organization behind last month’s victory | CNN Business

CNN Business — The rank-and-file union that made history last month when it formed the first union at an Amazon warehouse in the United States lost a union election at a much smaller facility just across the street. the street. The election, held last week at the Staten Island sorting center known as LDJ5 and…
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Outdoors: NYC aims to maintain outdoor lifestyle after virus

NEW YORK (AP) — As COVID-19 ravaged New York City, residents wary of viruses locked down in indoor public places poured out onto streets, sidewalks and parks. They dined with friends in outdoor cabanas hastily erected by restaurants, and attended health classes, concerts and even therapy sessions on streets closed to traffic. Now that the…
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