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  • Emanuel warns of major property tax hike if lawmakers don't provide pension fix

    Emanuel warns of major property tax hike if lawmakers don't provide pension fix
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Friday said that if he doesn't get major financial relief from state lawmakers, he'll have to raise property taxes significantly next year. The acknowledgment came as a re-election seeking Emanuel released his ideas on how to...
  • 83 jobs eliminated at US Steel

    GARY--US Steel announced Thursday that 83 probationary employees at its Gary and Portage facilities will be laid off at the end of the week, increasing the total number of potential layoffs at its Northwest Indiana plants to 752. US Steel spokeswoman...
  • McDonald's executives see 'urgent need for reset'

    McDonald's executives see 'urgent need for reset'
    McDonald's is taking a fresh look at everything from its organizational structure to its menu while sticking to financial plans that include billions of dollars in share buybacks and dividends, the company's financial leaders said Thursday. McDonald's is...
  • Paramount hit with layoffs in Viacom restructuring

    Paramount hit with layoffs in Viacom restructuring
    Amid the broader restructuring at its parent company Viacom Inc., Paramount Pictures has been hit with layoffs. The Melrose Avenue movie studio laid off as many as 40 workers Wednesday, according to a person close to the company. Viacom's cost-cutting...
  • City Council members shocked by schools deficit, plan hearings

    City Council members shocked by schools deficit, plan hearings
    City Council members expressed shock Wednesday that the Baltimore school system has run up a deficit of more than $60 million — even before $35 million in proposed state budget cuts. Members said they were largely kept in the dark about the...
  • Elgin City Council candidates talk taxes, cuts and economic development

    The city budget, revenue diversification, and the economic development climate — and if the council can do to anything to improve that — were the hot-button issues Tuesday at the League of Women Voters of the Elgin Area candidate forum. With...
  • Closing Tarrant Elementary School, increasing class sizes part of Hampton schools proposed budget

    HAMPTON — Closing Tarrant Elementary School, increasing class sizes to 30 students in fourth and fifth grades, and asking parents to pay for Advanced Placement tests are part of the schools budget proposal for next year in Hampton. Employee pay...
  • All workers should pull their weight

    February was a good month for jobs. The U.S. reported that 295,000 jobs were added that month, and the national unemployment rate fell to 5.5 percent. That's the lowest it's been since the economic downturn hit in 2008. But while more people continue...
  • Target says 1,700 to be laid off, primarily from company's headquarters

    Target says 1,700 to be laid off, primarily from company's headquarters
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target Corp. says it is laying off 1,700 workers and permanently closing out another 1,400 open positions. The announcement puts a number on last week's announcement that the company would eliminate several thousand jobs as part...
  • Target to lay off 1,700 workers

    Target to lay off 1,700 workers
    Retailer Target Corp. said Tuesday that it would lay off about 1,700 employees and close 1,400 open positions as part of a plan to "transform" its business. The Minneapolis-based company expects to pay about $100 million in severance costs, according to...
  • Faced With A Crushing Deficit, Malloy Budget Officials Still Take Care Of Their Own

    Faced With A Crushing Deficit, Malloy Budget Officials Still Take Care Of Their Own
    Faced with a $100 million budget shortfall for the current fiscal year and a projected $1.3 billion deficit in the next, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's budget officials have proposed cutting millions in state spending on programs such as part-time jobs for needy...