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Unemployment and Layoffs

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  • Malloy Orders Layoffs Today; No Deal Reached With Unions

    Malloy Orders Layoffs Today; No Deal Reached With Unions
    Despite numerous hours of talks over the past two months, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy ordered layoff notices to start going out Tuesday because no deal has been reached between his administration and the state employee unions. Malloy had been warning workers...
  • Hire Ground Chat: Preparing Your Resume

    Hire Ground Chat: Preparing Your Resume
    • Resume` examples from Department Of Labor Newsteam: Good morning! Our live chat with Karen Quesnel, a professional resume writer with the Connecticut Department Of Labor, will begin shortly before 9 a.m. Have questions about preparing your...
  • Freedom Communications ceases publication of L.A. Register

    Freedom Communications ceases publication of L.A. Register
    The Los Angeles Register, which launched in April as part Aaron Kushner's bold bet on print newspapers, will cease publication, effective immediately. Orange County Register co-owner Aaron Kushner announced the decision Monday night in a memo sent to...
  • Employers who look beyond disabilities find dedicated workers

    Nearly a decade ago, Marine Lance Cpl. Kyle Anderson, a can-do guy out of suburban St. Paul, Minn., who was a state high school wrestling champion, was decorated for pulling a wounded buddy out of the line of fire in Iraq. Days later, in October 2004,...
  • ECB's Visco says disinflation weighing on high-debt countries

    ROME (Reuters) - The euro area may struggle to recover from the economic crisis with entrenched high unemployment and weak investment hitting heavily indebted countries already suffering from disinflation, ECB Governing Council member Ignazio Visco said...
  • U.S. economy may need to exceed full employment for inflation to rise: Fed's Dudley

    (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve may briefly allow the U.S. unemployment rate to fall below what is considered sustainable in the long run in order for inflation to rise to the central bank's target, New York Federal Reserve bank president William Dudley...
  • Tesco cuts profit outlook again and suspends staff after accounting error

    LONDON (Reuters) - Accounting mistakes in supplier contracts forced Tesco to suspend its UK boss along with three other senior executives and cut its profit outlook for the third time in two months, dealing another major blow to the world's No. 3...
  • Aurora firm OSI Group cutting 340 jobs in China

    Aurora firm OSI Group cutting 340 jobs in China
    OSI Group is cutting hundreds of jobs at its plant in Shanghai in the aftermath of the China food supply safety concerns that were uncovered in July, the Aurora-based company said Sunday night.   A total of 340 workers are being let go, including 226...
  • Jobless rates decline slightly in Glendale, Burbank

    Unemployment rates in Glendale and Burbank dipped slightly last month with education and health services adding the most jobs across Los Angeles County, according to the latest labor report. The jobless rate in Glendale declined by 0.2%, to 7.4%, while...
  • Gubernatorial Campaign Turns Focus To Jobs

    Gubernatorial Campaign Turns Focus To Jobs
    MERIDEN--The day after state department of labor estimates showed Connecticut lost 3,600 jobs in August, Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley leaned over the counter at a diner in Meriden and relayed the figure to the waitress standing behind it....
  • August jobless rates hold steady in Broward, Palm Beach counties

    August jobless rates hold steady in Broward, Palm Beach counties
    Unemployment rates were unchanged in August from a month earlier in Palm Beach and Broward counties, but experts say that’s because more jobseekers are re-entering the workforce – a sign the jobs market is continuing to improve. Palm Beach...