A suggestion to the kingmakers: Cultivate your ability to compromise

...significant diplomatic triumphs in American history. However, before coming to Washington, Shultz was a richly experienced labor mediator. In addition to negotiating experience, he brought a wealth of insight. Without doubt, his presence aided Reagan immeasurably...

Pet mediator soothes barking, hissing waters

...to call in a pro: Diane Greer, Pet Mediator. Sure, some owners simply arrange to...said Greer, the county's official pet mediator since 1992. "Anything you own, you're...the demand for the services of a "pet mediator." According to the Humane Society...

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Mediator gets NHL, union back to table

NEW YORK - A federal mediator has finally been able to get the NHL and the players' association...association spokesman called a "small group meeting" with the sides and mediator Scot Beckenbaugh.Beckenbaugh had already held separate meetings...

Judge appoints mediator in Microsoft case

WASHINGTON -- The judge in the Microsoft antitrust trial appointed a mediator Friday to oversee settlement talks between the government and the software giant, a surprise move dramatically increasing chances...

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Hits hiring of zoning mediator

Hiring Roy Bates as zoning interpreter-mediator for Edgefield County is ludicrous. Spending ... so-called emergency revenue to hire this man is cunning and definitely a poor...

NFL, union meet with mediator

WASHINGTON --- NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and union head DeMaurice Smith met in front of a federal mediator for about six hours Friday, a bid to jump-start contentious and slow-moving labor negotiations two weeks before owners could...

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League, union meet again with mediator

...DeMaurice Smith and members of their negotiating teams participated in a second consecutive six-hour session with a federal mediator Saturday, trying to spur progress less than two weeks before the league's labor deal expires.They're finally talking...

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Tentative deal made in orchestra disputeATLANTA - A federal mediator said late Friday that a tentative agreement has been reached in a labor dispute involving the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.The...

US labor official looks to untangle West Coast port dispute

...Maritime Association, President Barack Obama said Saturday that Perez would come west and engage in the talks, which a federal mediator has overseen since early January. Over the weekend, Perez was in touch by phone with both sides.Starting Saturday, companies...


...Angeles to see the MLS Cup champion Galaxy play Chicago on March 6.But first, the league and its players will try to settle their labor dispute.Garber said the sides are scheduled to meet with a federal mediator again on Sunday.