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Tensions ran high at Howard University Hospital as approximately 300 nurses and medical personnel went on strike in the latest protest demanding more from the prominent HBCU.

The Teaching Faculty Union at Howard University announced on Twitter that a tentative agreement between the union and the university has been reached on the day a labor strike was scheduled to begin.

The U.S. Supreme Court announced a deadlock in an important union dues case. This is the first high profile case with an eight-member high court, underscoring the political struggle to fill the vacancy following Justice Antonin Scalia's death.