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  • State employers to lay off more than 2,000 employees in coming months

    State employers to lay off more than 2,000 employees in coming months
    Illinois employers warned they will lay off more than 2,000 employees in the coming months, according to notices filed with state regulators. Twinkie maker Hostess said it will lay off 418 people from its plant in Schiller Park, which it is closing....
  • State support for job cuts boosts prospects of latest Malaysia Airlines plan

    State support for job cuts boosts prospects of latest Malaysia Airlines plan
    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The plan to save Malaysia Airlines (MAS) could succeed where past endeavours have failed because the government has finally put politics aside by agreeing to sweeping job cuts, people briefed on the restructuring told Reuters. The...
  • More Angelenos are becoming street vendors amid weak economy

    More Angelenos are becoming street vendors amid weak economy
    Sitting at her street vending booth with products arrayed neatly on a sequined purple tablecloth, Jackie Lloyd reflects nostalgically on the days when she had a steady salary and regular hours. That was four years ago, before the 39-year-old was laid...
  • Puerto Rico turnaround boss targets 'fair plan' for utility

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - The new turnaround chief of Puerto Rico's power authority said on Friday she was targeting a "fair plan" in the restructuring of PREPA, with all options on the table but said it was too early to say if job cuts or a privatization...
  • SunTrust to shutter Orlando fraud unit, lay off 105

    SunTrust to shutter Orlando fraud unit, lay off 105
    SunTrust Banks Inc. is shuttering its fraud-response call center group in Orlando and shedding more than 100 jobs, the bank confirmed Wednesday. Atlanta-based SunTrust, the largest bank in Central Florida, handed out pink slips to 105 employees on...
  • Warner Bros. CEO Confirms Layoffs in Memo to Staff

    Warner Bros. Entertainment chairman and CEO Kevin Tsujihara has told Warner Bros. employees that layoffs are coming at every level across the studio. The cuts are coming in the wake of a failed bid by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. to buy parent Time Warner...
  • Turner Broadcasting offers employee buyouts, plans more staff cuts

    Grappling with ratings doldrums and increased competition, Turner Broadcasting plans to cut several hundred workers as part of an overhaul of its operations. On Tuesday, the Atlanta cable TV programmer notified employees that it was offering buyouts...
  • Turner Broadcasting cuts could grow to 1,500 jobs

    Turner Broadcasting's job reductions could grow to as many 1,500 workers, a person with direct knowledge of the situation said Tuesday. Word of broader job cuts comes as Turner executives confirmed plans this week to offer buyouts to 600 older workers as...
  • OBITUARY-Nothing taboo for Joan Rivers, queen of acid put-downs

    By Bill Trott Sept 4 (Reuters) - Joan Rivers, who became a comedic star with an act that was a mélange of insult, insecurity, over-the-top cattiness and a nothing-is-sacred philosophy, died on Thursday at the age of 81, her daughter Melissa Rivers said....
  • Day to define vision and future in Palm Beach County

    Day to define vision and future in Palm Beach County
    The Palm Beach County Commission has a chance to plan the future of the county's last major undeveloped region. Today, the commission should take that chance. Before the commission is Minto West, the controversial project proposed for the former...
  • Warner Bros. Offers Buyouts to Employees, Layoffs Possible

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Warner Bros. is offering buyouts to an unspecified number of employees across all divisions in an effort to cut costs. The studio's new corporate communications chief Dee Dee Myers, whose first day on the job was Tuesday,...