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  • Retirement insecurity

    Retirement insecurity
    The "silver tsunami" predicted for Maryland, where more than 1 million workers have no retirement savings, is one that will sweep the rest of the country, too. As a matter of fact, the Employee Benefit Research Institute says the percentage of Marylanders...
  • Chicago's Northern Trust creating 1,000 jobs — in Tempe, Ariz.

     Chicago's Northern Trust creating 1,000 jobs — in Tempe, Ariz.
    Northern Trust said it plans to open a new operating center this year that will grow to 1,000 full-time jobs over the next three years — in Tempe, Ariz. The 125-year-old financial services firm said it plans to keep its headquarters in Chicago....
  • Homeland Security officials scramble to prepare for shutdown

    Homeland Security officials scramble to prepare for shutdown
    As the clock ran out on the Department of Homeland Security’s budget Friday, managers at offices across the country scrambled to make plans for thousands of furloughs and service cuts. Training centers for air marshals, Secret Service officers,...
  • Lawsuit claims Bully's lists cooks as execs to dodge OT

    The largest and oldest sports bar chain in northern Nevada is being accused of violating federal labor laws by intentionally misclassifying cooks and kitchen managers as executives to avoid paying them overtime. Bully's Sports Bar & Grill allegedly...
  • The return of the death of Obamacare

    WASHINGTON The possibility that the U.S. Supreme Court will soon eliminate federal subsidies for people buying health insurance through the Affordable Care Act is the biggest story in politics and economics that no one wants to talk about. But the...
  • Mike Wallace not willing to restructure his contract with Dolphins

    Mike Wallace not willing to restructure his contract with Dolphins
    The Miami Dolphins are facing a tough decision regarding Mike Wallace’s future with the team, but one of the possible options to address his large salary isn’t re-structuring his existing deal. Sources tell the Sun Sentinel that Wallace...
  • Easton inks new deal with police officers

    Easton inks new deal with police officers
    Easton signed a three-year contract Wednesday with the union representing its police department. The deal gives Easton police officers a 3 percent raise each year. It also increases their co-pays for doctor visits. "I would like to thank the police...
  • Jim Blankenship: How to start retirement saving

    If you have more than one type of retirement savings plan available to you, where and in what order should you contribute to the accounts? First of all, most employees have some tax-deferred retirement savings accounts that go by many names 401(k), 403(...
  • TJ Maxx, Marshalls to follow Wal-Mart in raising pay

    The owner of T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and HomeGoods stores became the latest retailer to boost pay for its U.S. workers, putting pressure on other chains to do the same. TJX Cos. said Wednesday that it will increase pay for its U.S. workers to at least $9 an...
  • How do district, union offers in Saucon Valley stack up to other teacher contracts in Valley?

    How do district, union offers in Saucon Valley stack up to other teacher contracts in Valley?
    The Saucon Valley School District will offer a new contract proposal to its teachers union this week in an attempt to end a contentious three-year impasse. While the two sides were locking horns, a throng of Lehigh Valley school districts forged new...
  • Eyeing shuttle bus drivers, union tries to grab more territory in Silicon Valley

    SAN JOSE, Calif. Shuttle bus drivers for five prominent tech companies will decide whether to unionize on Friday in a vote that has the potential to dramatically expand organized labor's territory in Silicon Valley and embolden others in the tech...