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  • Fed gives cautious reading on economy, holds main interest rate near zero

    Fed gives cautious reading on economy, holds main interest rate near zero
    The Federal Reserve on Wednesday broadly lowered its assessment of the U.S. economy and labor market, reinforcing the view that the central bank's first interest-rate hike in years will come later than previously thought. The Fed, in its statement after...
  • Text of the Federal Reserve's statement Wednesday

    Below is the statement the Fed released Wednesday after its policy meeting ended: Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in March suggests that economic growth slowed during the winter months, in part reflecting transitory...
  • Lehigh Valley job market stumbled in March

    Lehigh Valley job market stumbled in March
    As far as job growth goes, early 2015 hasn't exactly been gangbusters. March was another case in point. After two months of fair-to-middling job growth, the Lehigh Valley's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate ticked up in March, hitting 5.7 percent....
  • Diane Stafford: Summer jobs should be easier to get in 2015

    Have you noticed all the "now hiring" signs plastering retail windows? This finally may be the breakthrough year when young people who seriously look for summer jobs can land one. The annual summer job outlook by the outplacement firm of Challenger, Gray...
  • Spring job fair brings hiring employers to Westminster

    If you're looking for a job, Tuesday, April 28, is an opportunity to meet with more than 15 Carroll County employers looking to hire in fields as diverse as hospitality, health care and manufacturing. The Carroll County Business and Employment...
  • Heroes 4 Hire connects veterans with employers

    Heroes 4 Hire connects veterans with employers
    One hundred companies looking for employees set up tables at the Rentschler Field Ballroom on April 14 for the 11th annual Heroes 4 Hire, a career fair specifically for veterans of the U.S. armed forces. "Veterans are great job candidates," said Kyle...
  • The Morning Report: What you need to know today in Annapolis and Anne Arundel

    The Morning Report: What you need to know today in Annapolis and Anne Arundel
    The Morning Report is a quick roundup of links to stories we think Annapolis and Anne Arundel County residents will be talking about today. You can click on the links directly from the text of this feature. Here's what's happening. Four guards at...
  • Maryland lost 5,700 jobs in March

    Maryland lost 5,700 jobs in March
    Maryland employers shed about 5,700 jobs in March, a month when the nation experienced its weakest job growth since 2013, according to estimates released Tuesday by the U.S. Department of Labor. The March losses followed seven consecutive months of...
  • Community Digest

    Community Digest
    Thursday at AACC Three significant events are taking palce at Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Parkway in Arnold on Thursday that are free for all to attend. •The spring job fair will be held from noon to 4 p.m. in the college's...
  • L.A. restaurants push for tips to count toward minimum wage

    L.A. restaurants push for tips to count toward minimum wage
    The battle over boosting the minimum wage in Los Angeles has turned to the dollar bills tucked under an empty coffee cup, the spare change dropped into tip jars and the hasty calculations jotted down on meal tabs. As L.A. leaders weigh raising wages for...
  • Broward business leaders look ahead at 'State of Our County' forum

    Broward business leaders look ahead at 'State of Our County' forum
    Despite rising tourism, improving home prices and falling unemployment, community leaders say Broward County needs to look ahead to be prepared for even more growth. About 900 business, civic and community leaders gathered Friday at the Signature...