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# Lockout

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Leopardstown Christmas racing festival moved behind closed doors
The spiralling national Covid figures have made it ‘impossible to to provide a safe and enjoyable experience for the general public’ said the racecourse CEO.
Deputy Lord Mayor in court today after being arrested at a protest
Independent councillor Cieran Perry was arrested during the Greyhound lockout last year.
'If I've to work out of a shoebox I'd do it': Ex-Labour senator on his office eviction
James Heffernan had refused to leave an office he shared with former Labour colleague John Gilroy.
"I think they should stay away" - Minister on St Patrick's Day drunkeness
Michael Ring says that excessive drinking should not spoil the celebrations.
30 years on: A Dunnes Stores worker 'changed the face of the anti-apartheid movement'
The eleven workers who went on strike attended the funeral of Nelson Mandela last year.
Greyhound workers vote to end 14-week lockout
The agreement will see a number of redundancies and a wage reduction of between 15% and 20%.
Gallery: Greyhound workers march in Dublin as LRC invite them to talks
The marcher held a rally outside city hall.
Timeline: What's happened so far in the SIPTU vs Greyhound 'lockout'
The dispute has been ongoing for over a month.
United Left TD Joan Collins protests 'scabs' working Greyhound trucks
The company says they’re calling the gardaí.
US trade union leaders in Dublin to talk about 'devastating impacts of austerity'
Dan Kane, from the Teamsters, Terry O’Sullivan (LIUNA), John Hegarty (National Postal Mail Handlers Union), Brent Booker (Building Construction Trades Department) and Ed Smith (Ullico) are all in Dublin for the week.
Two hospitalised after gardaí use pepper spray during Dublin protests
A third person was treated for injuries related to a fall when people tried to break through barriers outside Leinster House.
Michael D to lead 1913 Lockout commemoration this weekend
Saturday will mark the 100th anniversary of Bloody Sunday, one of the key events of the Lockout.
Landslide: Every NHL governor votes for collective bargaining agreement
The next step to saving the season is getting the players union to do likewise.
NHL and players reach 'tentative agreement' to end lockout
Deal apparently reached early Sunday morning after 113 days of dispute.
NHL look to avoid the cancellation of an entire season
On Friday, league officials confirmed they had made a new contract proposal to players.
NHL: Lockout hits 100th day with no end in sight
Owners locked out players in September after the expiration of a collective bargaining agreement was wiped out.
NHL season on the verge of cancellation as Crosby considers Europe
The Pittsburgh Penguins star is mulling over a move to get some game time.
NHL stars forget lock-out woes to compete in Hurricane Sandy fundraiser
Over 30 of North America’s finest ice hockey talents combined for heavy checks and generous cheques.
President to launch 1913 Lockout tapestry project
The tapestry commemorates the historic event, which saw workers fighting for their rights almost a century ago.
NHL and players' union set to resume talks over lockout
The announcement comes on the same day players missed their first scheduled paycheck of the regular season.
NHL: MVP Malkin makes switch to Russian side
Evgeni Malkin is still contracted to the Pittsburgh Penguins, but the NHL season is plagued by uncertainty.
NFL: Time running out for referee agreement
With the new season beginning in less than three weeks, the NFL are no closer to ending the officials’ lockout.
It's back, baby! Deal on table to end NBA lockout
Representatives of franchise owners and the NBA players’ union have reached a “tentative” profit-sharing agreement that could see the season begin on Christmas Day.
NBA stars to participate in Obama fundraiser
Players including Carmelo Anthony and Ray Allen are set to compete in the event.
WATCH: NBA stars create web series to combat lockout-inspired boredom
The “Nick and JaVale show” is set to launch, as players and officials continue to argue.
The Morning Score: Tuesday
Looking for a cheat sheet to help you get up to speed with the day’s biggest stories? Look no further.
NBA season in doubt as negotiations hit wall
The NBA players’ union has begun the complicated process of disbanding after it rejected a final offer from the league’s franchise owners.
NBA Lockout: Michael Jordan's boardroom rebellion
The NBA legend, owner of the Charlotte Bobcats, heads a group hell-bent on securing a settlement favourable to owners of the league’s smaller franchises.
Uh oh: NBA postpones games until November 30th
With the latest round of negotiations having failed to break the deadlock, the NBA’s labour dispute looks set to rumble on into Decemeber.
Watch: Obama calls for end to NBA dispute on Jay Leno
Barack Obama says players and owners need to work together to end their dispute and give their fans some basketball.
Lockout prevents Mav’s owner from attending a street game
In one of the more curious incidents of the current NBA lockout, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban was prevented from a attending Washington Heights street game that featured one of his players on Friday.
What happens next? Everything you need to know about the 2011 NFL season
Here’s what you can expect between now and the start of the new NFL season on 8 September.
End in sight for NFL lockout (seriously)
A meeting tomorrow is set to determine whether the lockout will be brought to an end, with the season due to start on 7 August.
WATCH: Blake Griffin and Kevin Love's NBA lockout video a slam dunk
If you’ve got $9,000,000.99 lying around, Blake Griffin and Kevin Love would like it to be known that you can hire bored NBA professionals to do your menial household chores.
Yee-haw! Here's Chad Ochocinco getting thrown off a wild bull
WATCH: Guess how long the Bengals wide receiver lasted on a real-life bucking bronco? Clue: Not long.
NFL in limbo as both sides head back to court
Owners prepare legal challenge after court decision to lift lockout.
Court order brings an end to NFL Lockout - for now
NFL will appeal against court injunction as the never-ending saga looks set to continue.
Judge: NFL lockout ruling to take 'couple of weeks'
The dispute between owners and players looks set to drag on after yesterday’s crunch court date decided little – for now.
Dallas Cowboys star thrown out of shopping centre over 'droopy pants'
He’s locked-out of his job and now low-riding Dez Bryant can’t even window shop in peace.
NFL lockout may force players to sell some pricey real estate
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady tries to flog his plush Manhattan pad for a whopping $18.5m.