| Aug 29, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Spirit AeroSystems Announces Salaried and Management Workforce Reductions
WICHITA, Kan., Aug. 29, 2013 – Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. (NYSE: SPR) today announced additional workforce reductions in Wichita, Kan., to begin next month. The actions are...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 8:41 PM
WASHINGTON — B. Braun Medical and other makers of medical devices cried foul over a 2.3 percent tax imposed on their industry by Obamacare, saying it could force them to cut jobs, move overseas and stop growth.
Seven months since its...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 3:15 PM
BRISTOL — It's altogether fitting that the first event at ESPN's colossal Digital Center 2 looked to the future as the company faces more than the usual challenges.
DC2 is still mostly a shell, at least seven months from opening as the new home...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Re. "Commentary: Costa Mesa needs 'a return to normal'" (Aug. 18): I read with concern Mayor Jim Righeimer's recent commentary in the Daily Pilot.
As a longtime Costa Mesa city employee I share the mayor's sentiment — every City Council member,...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 9:00 AM
The Disney/ABC Television Group, which includes the ABC network, local TV stations and the Disney Channel and ABC Family cable networks, is restructuring its operations, which will result in layoffs across the unit.
About 175 jobs are expected to be cut...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Walt Disney is preparing to eliminate approximately 175 positions at its Disney/ ABC Television Group, according to a person familiar with the situation, the latest in a string of cutbacks across its operations. Previous trims have taken place at the...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 5:58 PM
The Orioles are setting their rotation for the season’s stretch run and the immediate result may be a long layoff for Miguel Gonzalez or, potentially, a skipped start for Scott Feldman.
Starting Tuesday in Boston, the Orioles will finish the...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Many Maryland hospital and health system CEOs received pay increases in recent years even as they complained of shrinking profit margins and warned of cutbacks unless they could increase the rates they charge.
Eleven executives earning seven-figure...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 10:32 AM
When the Department of Water and Power tried to prevent City Hall from filling the utility’s payroll and burdening its retirement fund with about 1,400 uninvited workers, was it standing up against securities fraud? Or simply throwing a “...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 6:55 PM
Roughly six years ago, Manny Gamburyan and Cole Miller were teammates on “The Ultimate Fighter,” helping to usher a revitalized lightweight division into the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
Looked back upon as a season full of crazy...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 6:06 PM
Six years after the mortgage meltdown, delinquencies and foreclosures are way down. Millions of borrowers have cut their housing costs by refinancing at the lowest interest rates ever recorded.
That's great for borrowers and bank balance sheets, but bad...