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Fire union sues city as council OK's less favorable employment terms - Chron.com

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Fire union sues city as council OK's less favorable employment terms
Chron.com
Houston's fire union sued the city Wednesday alleging Mayor Sylvester Turner's administration failed to act "in good faith" during contract negotiations, escalating tensions between firefighters and City Hall. The lawsuit filed in state District Court ...

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General Assembly's Failure To Act Means Summer Jobs Program At Risk - Hartford Courant

1 hour 45 min ago

Hartford Courant

General Assembly's Failure To Act Means Summer Jobs Program At Risk
Hartford Courant
Legislators have been gridlocked over a budget and cannot agree on a temporary budget that would lay out spending until October 1. With no budget, the governor will be forced to balance a $2.1 billion shortfall strictly through spending cuts.

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A new version of Steve Jobs' iconic black turtleneck costs $270 - Business Insider

1 hour 56 min ago

Business Insider

A new version of Steve Jobs' iconic black turtleneck costs $270
Business Insider
Steve Jobs was known for a lot of things, including inventing the iPhone and leading Apple. But during the later years of his life, he was also known for wearing the same outfit nearly every single day. You can see it in the video of the iPhone's ...
Brand Behind Steve Jobs' Iconic Turtleneck Plans New Edition Coming in July for $270Mac Rumors
Steve Jobs's Mock Turtleneck Gets a Second LifeBloomberg

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CA Technologies cut 100 jobs, moved work to India, records show - Newsday

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Newsday

CA Technologies cut 100 jobs, moved work to India, records show
Newsday
Software giant CA Technologies Inc. laid off about 100 employees at its Islandia office in late 2015 and shifted their work to India, according to recent government records. A CA official on Wednesday said only a quarter of the affected jobs were moved ...

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Opinion: The risk from Obamacare repeal no one is talking about: jobs - MarketWatch

3 hours 53 min ago

MarketWatch

Opinion: The risk from Obamacare repeal no one is talking about: jobs
MarketWatch
The health-care reform bills currently under consideration in Congress pose one of the greatest threats to jobs in U.S. since the Great Recession. There are more jobs in health care today than in the retail or manufacturing sectors. A big part of that ...

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Samsung Investing $380M in South Carolina, Creating 950 Jobs - U.S. News & World Report

4 hours 40 min ago

The State

Samsung Investing $380M in South Carolina, Creating 950 Jobs
U.S. News & World Report
Samsung is investing $380 million in South Carolina to manufacture home appliances, creating an estimated 950 jobs over the next three years. June 28, 2017, at 2:33 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Samsung Investing $380M in ...
950 new jobs coming to South CarolinaWYFF Greenville
Samsung to build plant, create 950 jobs in NewberryThe State
950 new jobs coming to SC with Samsung plantWBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
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3 companies to add 333 jobs in return for tax breaks - The Daily News Journal

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3 companies to add 333 jobs in return for tax breaks
The Daily News Journal
Three companies will get a combined $829,041 in property tax breaks for creating 333 jobs, the Rutherford County Industrial Development Board decided Wednesday. "They are three solid businesses," said Brian Hercules, who recommended the IDB ...

Mobile device company HYLA bringing 225 jobs to La Vergne - The Daily News Journal

5 hours 37 min ago

The Daily News Journal

Mobile device company HYLA bringing 225 jobs to La Vergne
The Daily News Journal
HYLA Mobile, a mobile device reverse logistics technology and services provider, announced Wednesday that it will open a new facility in La Vergne, bringing more 225 jobs to Rutherford County. HYLA works with Fortune 100 companies, including large ...

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950 new jobs coming to South Carolina - WYFF Greenville

6 hours 37 min ago

The State

950 new jobs coming to South Carolina
WYFF Greenville
Samsung is opening a new home appliance manufacturing facility in Newberry County and creating 950 new jobs. Advertisement. The $380 million facility, at 284 Mawsons Way, will produce some of Samsung appliances. The facility will be located in the ...
Samsung Investing $380M in Newberry, Creating 950 JobsU.S. News & World Report
Samsung to build plant, create 950 jobs in NewberryThe State

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Samsung and Trump officials announce hundreds of new factory jobs in South Carolina - Washington Post

7 hours 22 min ago

Washington Post

Samsung and Trump officials announce hundreds of new factory jobs in South Carolina
Washington Post
Samsung unveiled plans Wednesday morning to open a new appliance factory in South Carolina, a move the electronics giant said will create 954 jobs in the Palmetto State over the next three years. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is slated to visit the ...
Samsung Investing $380M in Newberry, Creating 950 JobsU.S. News & World Report

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ISIS Members From Europe Can't Get Jobs When They Return Home - Newsweek

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Newsweek

ISIS Members From Europe Can't Get Jobs When They Return Home
Newsweek
The first thing an employer will ask about a resume is any gaps between jobs. But they probably wouldn't suspect that an applicant for a certain role who seems to have been unemployed for a few years was busy fighting for the Islamic State militant ...
ISIS fighters returning to Europe are struggling to get jobsNew York Post

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Study of Seattle's $15 minimum wage says it costs jobs - Fox5NY

8 hours 43 min ago

Fox5NY

Study of Seattle's $15 minimum wage says it costs jobs
Fox5NY
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's $15-an-hour minimum wage law has cost the city jobs, according to a study released Monday that contradicted another new study published last week. A University of Washington team studying the law's effects found that the law ...
The controversial study showing high minimum wages kill jobs, explainedVox

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Pope to unions calls for new social pact to get youths jobs - ABC News

8 hours 43 min ago

Pope to unions calls for new social pact to get youths jobs
ABC News
Pope Francis arrives for his weekly general audience, in St.Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Wednesday, June 28, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)more +. 0 Shares. Email · Pope Francis has praised labor unions as the prophetic face of society, but ...

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Nearly 20000 North Texas Construction Jobs Remain Unfilled - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

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Nearly 20000 North Texas Construction Jobs Remain Unfilled
NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
As fast as North Texas is growing it might surprise you to know that the growth comes in spite of a significant skilled labor shortage in the local construction industry. (Published 5 hours ago). As fast as North Texas is growing, it might surprise you ...

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Retail Jobs Won't Disappear, But They Are Changing - Motley Fool

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Motley Fool

Retail Jobs Won't Disappear, But They Are Changing
Motley Fool
Robots and automation are going to dramatically impact how people fit into the work force. Daniel B. Kline. (TMFDankline). Jun 28, 2017 at 7:17AM. Robots will take jobs formerly done by people, and that will hit the retail space pretty hard. That does ...

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Tesco to axe 1200 head office jobs - BBC News

9 hours 44 min ago

BBC News

Tesco to axe 1200 head office jobs
BBC News
Tesco plans to cut 1,200 jobs at its head office as part of a major cost-cutting drive. The UK's biggest supermarket told staff on Wednesday morning about the cull, which amounts to a quarter of its workforce in Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield. Tesco ...
Tesco continues savings drive as it cuts 1200 head-office jobsThe Guardian
Tesco Has Confirmed It Will Slash 1200 Jobs As Part Of A "Turnaround Plan"BuzzFeed News
Tesco to axe a quarter of jobs at its head officeTelegraph.co.uk
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Guest View: Let's Fix Illinois: A jobs plan - The Southern

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The Southern

Guest View: Let's Fix Illinois: A jobs plan
The Southern
Many people believe our fiscal crisis will be solved when a budget is approved. But passing a budget this year doesn't solve the underlying problem, it only pushes the crisis off to next year and so on. The budget crisis is a consequence of 30 years of ...

New study of Seattle's $15 minimum wage says it costs jobs - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

15 hours 27 min ago

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

New study of Seattle's $15 minimum wage says it costs jobs
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
SEATTLE — Seattle's $15-an-hour minimum wage law has cost the city jobs, according to a study released Monday that contradicted another new study published last week. A University of Washington team studying the law's effects found that the law has ...
New study of $15 minimum wage says it costs jobsWKRN.com
The controversial study showing high minimum wages kill jobs, explainedVox

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ISIS fighters returning to Europe are struggling to get jobs - New York Post

June 27, 2017 - 11:32pm

Newsweek

ISIS fighters returning to Europe are struggling to get jobs
New York Post
Members of ISIS are fleeing the Middle East and quietly returning to Europe in the attempt to rejoin society, but there's just one problem: None of them can find jobs. A daily newspaper in Sweden, known as the Expressen, interviewed several former ...
ISIS Members From Europe Can't Get Jobs When They Return HomeNewsweek

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New Detroit schools superintendent cuts 70 jobs to save $5 million - Crain's Detroit Business

June 27, 2017 - 11:19pm

Crain's Detroit Business

New Detroit schools superintendent cuts 70 jobs to save $5 million
Crain's Detroit Business
In his first major step as superintendent of the Detroit Public Schools Community District, Nikolai Vitti moved to cut more than 70 jobs in a reorganization plan to save $5 million, the school district announced Tuesday. The cuts include more than 60 ...
Detroit schools to cut dozens of administrative jobs, invest savings in schoolsDetroit Free Press
Detroit schools reorganization to trim jobs, create revenueWTOL.com
Detroit schools to cut admin, instructional jobsThe Detroit News

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