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NTSB: Dive boat didn't have roving crew member on watch

The Conception dive boat, which sunk on Labor Day killing 34 people off the coast of California, did not have a crewmember on roving overnight watch as required by its certificate, according to the National Transportation Safety Board's preliminary report and NTSB Chairman Robert Sumwalt.

Gun safety overshadows Labor Day campaign kickoff for Dems

As the Democratic presidential candidates fanned out across early contest states Monday, the traditional Labor Day kickoff to the fall campaign was overshadowed by their frustration about the congressional deadlock over gun safety laws after yet another deadly mass shooting over the weekend.

Labor Day storm in 1935 hammered Florida

We don't know yet what will happen as Hurricane Dorian approaches Florida's east coast this weekend, but its timing coincides with another Labor Day hurricane that rocked south Florida in 1935.

Hillary Clinton targets Kavanaugh's record on labor cases

Hillary Clinton used Labor Day to target Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's record on worker rights and unions, arguing that "workers' rights would suffer" if the D.C. appellate judge were confirmed to the nation's highest court.

Labor Day by the numbers

With Labor Day as the unofficial end of summer, many Americans will be traveling and celebrating the holiday weekend. WalletHub has put together its list of Labor Day by the numbers. Click through to see more.