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Companies like Macy's, Walmart and Target are already beginning to take the joy out of the holiday season by notifying their employees they will need to work on Thanksgiving.
Here are today's top news stories of interest to Teamsters for October 24, 2014.
Sixteen thousand packages arrive from regional hubs in Pennsylvania, Maryland and Virginia, get sifted by Zip code, and trundle through the roller coaster ride of blue tubing that snakes through a giant warehouse.
Teamsters Local 989 organized the demonstration at 11 a.m. outside Uber Technology offices, 1437 Seventh St. in Santa Monica.
Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa finished a two-day GOTV effort in Chicago by reminding workers of the importance of showing up at the polls.