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  • US Steel to lay off 165 at western Pennsylvania plant

    U.S. Steel Corp. has announced plans to temporarily lay off 165 workers at a western Pennsylvania plant. The company said the layoffs will begin Sunday at the Irvin plant in West Mifflin, which makes steel sheet for the appliance, automotive and...
  • Jobs being cut, moved at Polk Audio

    Jobs being cut, moved at Polk Audio
    Polk Audio's presence on its native Baltimore turf is shrinking again. The company that makes speakers and headphones for home sound systems will lose about half of its workforce of more than 80 people in a reorganization by its parent company Sound...
  • Plainfield, Bolingbrook could lose up to $5.5M in state funding plan

    Bolingbrook and Plainfield stand to lose $5.5 million total in state income tax revenue if Gov. Bruce Rauner's budget proposal for the next fiscal year becomes reality. Towns across the state are bracing themselves for a potentially massive cut in...
  • March sadness: US hiring last month dashes expectations

    WASHINGTON March hiring disappointed, with just 126,000 new jobs reported by the government Friday, prompting concerns that the economy may be softening amid slowing exports and oil field turmoil. Most mainstream forecasters had expected hiring north...
  • Mattel lays off 107 workers

    Mattel lays off 107 workers
    Toy maker Mattel Inc. has laid off 107 employees at its El Segundo headquarters, a few months after its chief executive abruptly resigned following a disappointing holiday season. Mattel spokesman Alex Clark said the layoffs were spread across...
  • Norco in accord over voting machine delivery

    Norco in accord over voting machine delivery
    The Northampton County Election Commission signed off Thursday on having employees deliver voting machines to polling places this year, a change that county officials say could save at least $20,000. By a 3-1 vote, the commission agreed with the...
  • City pension officials spend nearly $100,000 on trips

    City pension officials spend nearly $100,000 on trips
    Baltimore's spending panel agreed Wednesday to send a city pension director to London for a week — the latest of nearly $100,000 in travel expenses for top pension officials since 2013. The Board of Estimates authorized municipal pension...
  • Pfizer stops China vaccine sales as import license expires

    Pfizer has stopped selling its Prevnar 7 pneumonia vaccine in China after its import license expired, but the U.S. drugmaker still intends to launch the world's most widely used vaccine, Prevnar 13, in that market. The world's second-biggest drugmaker by...
  • Paramount home entertainment chief exits amid layoffs

    Paramount home entertainment chief exits amid layoffs
    Dennis Maguire, Paramount Pictures' head of home entertainment, has left the company as part of a restructuring.  The Melrose Ave. studio this week cut nearly 40 jobs as parent company Viacom Inc. has implemented wider cost-cutting measures. Besides...
  • Rauner asks mayors to support 'turnaround agenda'

    Rauner asks mayors to support 'turnaround agenda'
    Gov. Bruce Rauner is personally meeting with mayors throughout the state in an effort to get them to support his "turnaround agenda" for Illinois and put pressure on the legislature. But according to Southland mayors I spoke with, the governor is...
  • Lawmakers face difficult decisions in making new budget

    We're in the final two weeks of this year's Maryland General Assembly meeting and so far it's been one of the quietest 90-day sessions of recent years. By next week, lawmakers must agree on a budget for the fiscal year that begins July 1. There will...