David M. Smith

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The  grocery strike won't happen , assuming that union members ratify a tentative settlement reached this morning.

Grocery Workers Are Still on the Job

The grocery strike won't happen , assuming that union members ratify a tentative settlement reached this morning.

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With the  Hollywood screenwriters' strike  heading into its third month and a possible actors strike looming in 2008, is Hollywood headed for a complete shutdown of production?

Standoff between Striking Hollywood Writers and the Studios

With the Hollywood screenwriters' strike heading into its third month and a possible actors strike looming in 2008, is Hollywood headed for a complete shutdown of production?

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