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  • Bet on boom times now leading to bankruptcy for part of Caesars' casino empire

    Bet on boom times now leading to bankruptcy for part of Caesars' casino empire
    Financial problems plaguing Caesars Entertainment and its casino empire have the company considering a trip to bankruptcy court, possibly as early as Thursday. It doesn't necessarily signal the end of this faux Roman Empire, though. If all goes...
  • IRS head: Budget cuts could force 2-day agency shutdown

    IRS head: Budget cuts could force 2-day agency shutdown
    Budget cuts could force the IRS to shut down operations for two days later this year, resulting in unpaid furloughs for employees and service cuts for taxpayers, IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said Tuesday. In an email to workers, Koskinen said staff...
  • Job openings jump to 14-year high; sign of strong hiring

    WASHINGTON — The rapid hiring that made 2014 a stellar year for job gains is showing no sign of slowing down. U.S. employers advertised the most job openings in nearly 14 years in November, the Labor Department said Tuesday. That suggests...
  • Malloy To Tenet: Let's Make This Hospital Merger Work

    Malloy To Tenet: Let's Make This Hospital Merger Work
    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy sent a letter Monday to the CEO of Tenet Healthcare, asking him to join the governor's office in talks to revive a halted, $400 million merger between Tenet and five Connecticut hospitals. Tenet pulled out of the deal Dec. 11 after...
  • 4 reasons why consistently strong hiring is failing to boost US inflation or wages

    This isn't explained in Econ 101. Month after month, U.S. hiring keeps rising, and unemployment keeps falling. Eventually, pay and inflation are supposed to start surging in response. They're not happening. Last month, employers added a healthy 252,000...
  • Wages lag as U.S. payrolls grow

    Wages lag as U.S. payrolls grow
    WASHINGTON — The U.S. finished its best year of job growth since 1999 with brisk hiring and a drop in unemployment last month, but there's little indication that workers will start seeing wages go up much any time soon. Employers, led by...
  • Coca-Cola cutting up to 1,800 job

    ATLANTA Coca-Cola says it will cut between 1,600 and 1,800 jobs in coming months to trim costs. The world's biggest beverage maker says it began notifying workers in the U.S. and some international locations Thursday. It said job types are across all...
  • Fewest job cuts announced last year since 1997, Challenger says

    Fewest job cuts announced last year since 1997, Challenger says
    Planned job cuts by U.S. businesses declined in December for the second-straight month, helping 2014 post the fewest announced layoffs in 17 years, according to career counseling firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas Inc. “Layoffs aren’t...
  • Citing Progress In Hartford, Segarra Seeks New Term As Mayor

    Citing Progress In Hartford, Segarra Seeks New Term As Mayor
    HARTFORD — Mayor Pedro Segarra announced his bid for a second term Monday, taking credit for a resurgence in city development, a drop in crime and a boost in overall morale. "I believe I've been a significant player in transforming the mood and...
  • Caterpillar cutting 200 jobs at Decatur, East Peoria plants

    Caterpillar cutting 200 jobs at Decatur, East Peoria plants
    Peoria-based Caterpillar said Wednesday it is laying off 200 workers at its Decatur and East Peoria facilities beginning Jan. 19. "Products built in these locations are used in the mining industry, which continues to witness weak market conditions," the...
  • McDonald's laying off 63 people at its headquarters

     McDonald's laying off 63 people at its headquarters
    McDonald's said it is laying off 63 people at its headquarters in Oak Brook, where it employs about 1,700 people. Those layoffs are set to start in February. McDonald's cuts are among 600 layoffs expected in coming months at Illinois companies that filed...