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Feb 06, 2016, 07:00 ET
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Health Care Rally Today: Nurses to Champion Bernie Sanders in New Hampshire Before First-in-Nation Presidential Primary

 Massachusetts Nurses Association/National Nurses United (MNA/NNU) nurses who support Bernie Sanders for his values on health care and other...

Feb 05, 2016, 10:15 ET
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Nurses to Champion Bernie Sanders at New Hampshire Health Care Rally Saturday Before First-in-Nation Presidential Primary

 Massachusetts Nurses Association/National Nurses United (MNA/NNU) nurses who support Bernie Sanders for his values on health care and other...

Feb 04, 2016, 10:16 ET
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Frontline Nurses, Former Boston Police Chief Testify at State House Hearing: Mass. Needs Workplace Violence Bill Requiring Health Care Employers to Protect Workers

Amid skyrocketing violence against health care workers, many Massachusetts hospitals are failing to protect their staff, prompting nurses from...

Feb 02, 2016, 11:10 ET
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Growing Threat of Violence in Health Care Not Taken Seriously By Employers, Demands Legislative Solution Joint Committee to Hold Feb. 4 Hearing on Senate Bill

Violence against nurses and other health care professionals is rising, but as shown in a new survey by the Massachusetts Nurses Association, most...

Feb 02, 2016, 08:00 ET

United States Association for Body Psychotherapy Announces Eighth Conference on Somatic Psychology

 The United States Association for Body Psychotherapy (USABP) is excited to announce its 8th Somatic Psychology Conference entitled,...

Jan 29, 2016, 09:10 ET
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United Spinal's VetsFirst: Seventy Years of Expertise Supporting Wounded Veterans and Advocating for the Disabled Community

 United Spinal Association's VetsFirst program provides wounded and all classes of veterans with the tools they need to be successful in...

Jan 28, 2016, 11:46 ET
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Massachusetts Nurses Association Endorses Gerry Cassidy for Brockton State Representative

 The Massachusetts Nurses Association/National Nurses United (MNA/NNU), the state's largest union and professional association for registered...

Jan 27, 2016, 08:45 ET

United Way ALICE Report for Louisiana Released Today

 The Louisiana Association of United Ways (LAUW), along with 11 United Ways across the state, is pleased to release the United Way ALICE Report...

Jan 26, 2016, 17:47 ET

United Master Executive Council Elects Captain Insler Chairman

 Captain Todd Insler, a 22-year veteran of United Airlines and long-time ALPA volunteer, was elected Chairman of the United Master Executive...

Jan 22, 2016, 11:10 ET

United Pilots Ratify Extension to United Pilot Agreement

 The pilots of United Airlines, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l, have approved a two-year extension to their collective...

Dec 21, 2015, 09:10 ET
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United Spinal Requests Safe & Lawful Ferry Access to the Statue of Liberty

 United Spinal Association today requested in a letter sent to the Superintendent of the Statue of Liberty National Monument that the National...

Dec 12, 2015, 09:48 ET
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United Spinal Calls Uber's New D.C. Wheelchair Taxi Initiative "Inadequate and Unsustainable"

 United Spinal Association, today denounced Uber's new Washington, D.C. TAXI 'WHEELCHAIR' option that enables riders to request a wheelchair...

Dec 02, 2015, 09:37 ET
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RNs at Nashoba Valley Medical Center Ratify Three-Year Contract

The 125 registered nurses of Nashoba Valley Medical Center (NVMC), who are represented by the Massachusetts Nurses Association (MNA), voted...

Nov 17, 2015, 13:04 ET

How the U.S. Helped the World Set New Targets for Prosperity

The following is a statement by the United Nations Association of the United States of America: A little over a year ago, Americans answered a...

Nov 16, 2015, 13:16 ET
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Nurses Volunteering at Massachusetts Disasters Deserve Protection, Emergency Responder RN Testifies at State House Hearing

When: Tuesday, November 17 at 10 a.m. Where: State House, Gardner Auditorium Who: Betty Sparks, RN at Newton-Wellesley Hospital,...

Nov 05, 2015, 09:10 ET
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United Spinal's Affiliate Service Provider Program: Greater Choice in Products and Services for Consumers with Disabilities

 United Spinal Association today announced its Affiliate Service Provider program to provide consumers, caregivers, and professionals the...

Oct 28, 2015, 09:45 ET
The 2015 USDAA Grand Prix of Dog Agility Champions

Agility World Champions Crowned in Murfreesboro

 Nearly 1,100 of the world's best canine athletes from eight different countries competed for five days straight in Murfreesboro, TN last week....

Oct 27, 2015, 09:10 ET
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United Spinal Hosts National Chapter Leadership Meeting: Chapters Tap into National Resources to Enhance the Lives of People with Spinal Cord Injury/Disease

 United Spinal Association hosted a National Chapter Leadership Meeting in Las Vegas, October 22-24, bringing together its chapter leaders from...

Oct 16, 2015, 17:58 ET

Statement by United Union Coalition Regarding the Hospitalization Of United CEO Oscar Munoz

The following is being released by the United Union Coalition: "On behalf of United's represented employees, we wish United CEO Oscar Munoz a...

Oct 15, 2015, 09:45 ET
A Shetland Sheepdog takes a jump at the Dog Agility World Championships.

Real People. Real Fun. True Sport.

Nearly 1,100 canine sports competitors from nine different countries are headed to Murfreesboro, TN for the 28th annual Grand Prix of Dog...