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LAKELAND, FL - FEBRUARY 19: Kyle Lobstein of the Detroit Tigers poses for a portrait on February 19, 2013 in Lakeland, Florida. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Tigers Purchase Contracts of Seven Players

The Detroit Tigers today announced the club has purchased the contracts of lefthanded pitcher Kyle Lobstein, righthanded pitcher Justin Miller and first baseman Jordan Lennerton from Triple A Toledo, shortstop Eugenio Suarez and center fielder Daniel Fields from Double A Erie, and righthanded pitcher Jose Valdez and right fielder Steven Moya from Single A Lakeland.

97.1 The Ticket–11/20/2013

Verizon (istock)

Verizon: Hold Onto That Phone Just A Little Longer

Previously, Verizon Wireless customers were eligible for an early upgrade after just 20 months.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2013

WSU Campus

WSU President: Contract Good For School, Michigan

Wayne State University’s president urged lawmakers not to limit the school’s state aid in retaliation for approving an eight-year contract just before the contentious right-to-work law goes into effect.

03/13/2013

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Warren Schools Sign 8-Year Contract Before Right-To-Work Law Takes Effect

Just weeks before the state’s new right-to-work law is set to take effect, the Warren Consolidated Board of Education unanimously approved an extended labor contract for its employees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2013

istockphoto

Long Labor Contracts Draw Ire Of Mich. Republicans

Michigan public universities and K-12 districts that consider signing unusually long new contracts before the contentious right-to-work law goes into effect March 28 may have to think twice.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/03/2013

Detroit police and firefighters carry photos of fallen officers. (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Detroit Police, Firefighters Protest Pay, Benefit Cuts

Carrying signs and chanting slogans reading ‘no union busting,’ hundreds of unions members marched in downtown Detroit Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/26/2012

Ford - UAW

Ford Workers Focus On Contract Talks

Now that it’s Ford’s turn at the bargaining table with the UAW – what do workers want?

09/22/2011

GM CEO Dan Akerson and UAW President Bob King Open Talks

GM, UAW Optimistic As Labor Talks Begin

General Motors and the UAW opening contract talks today with a vow that they will be able to work through differences, and get a deal that rewards workers, while keeping the company competitive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2011

Spirit Airlines' Flight Attendents Protest (Photo: WWJ Newsradio 950)

Spirit Airline Flight Attendants Protest At Metro

The flight attendants will be picketing to protest what they say is management’s refusal to negotiate a fair and timely contract.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2011

Unresolved Teacher Contracts

Many teachers are returning to the classroom in Michigan without a new contract.

09/07/2010

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