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  • Hey, GOP: Using Carly Fiorina to attack Hillary Clinton could backfire

    Hey, GOP: Using Carly Fiorina to attack Hillary Clinton could backfire
    After watching some of the speeches delivered by would-be Republican presidential contenders over the weekend at Iowa Rep. Steve King’s conservative confab in Des Moines, I got to wondering how long it will take Republicans to field a female...
  • U.S. Steel to lay off 700 due to falling oil prices

    PITTSBURGH — Sharply falling oil prices are prompting U.S. Steel to temporarily idle tubular operations near Cleveland and Houston, resulting in 756 layoffs. Most of the layoffs will occur at the Pittsburgh steel producer's Lorain Tubular...
  • 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...
  • Pratt & Whitney Will Furlough Workers In 2015 As Profits Decline

    Pratt & Whitney Will Furlough Workers In 2015 As Profits Decline
    Facing continuing financial challenges as it rolls out new commercial and military engines, Pratt & Whitney will furlough thousands of salaried workers for seven days next year to control costs. The engine maker's vice president of human resources said...
  • Unfolding Financial Crisis Grips State's Smaller Hospitals

    Unfolding Financial Crisis Grips State's Smaller Hospitals
    Our political system of frequent elections provides regular opportunities for officials to engage in a fresh start, though most of the players are not new to the office they hold. The issues that face the state, however, do not ebb and flow on the same...
  • 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...
  • Job cuts fall more than 30 percent

    Job cuts fall more than 30 percent
    Florida had 1,457 job cuts in the private sector in December, down more than 30 percent from 2,183 in the same month last year. Only one major layoff took place in South Floirida in the final month of 2014, Challenger, Gray & Christmas said Thursday....
  • Companies to lay off hundreds at Patrick AFB

    Companies to lay off hundreds at Patrick AFB
    Two private companies have filed layoff notices with the state regarding a total of 347 jobs to be cut at Patrick Air Force Base between now and March. The base is just south of Cocoa Beach and Cape Canaveral, about one hour east of Orlando. L-3...
  • Mayor opens the door for a busy election season

    Mayor opens the door for a busy election season
    As Mayor Kenneth Bradley noted, there’s an old saying in politics: never say never. He’s keeping that in mind as he considers his future – but most likely, he added, it won’t be in the near future. “I have certainly enjoyed...
  • United Bank Closing Branch in East Windsor

    United Bank announced Monday that it would close a branch in the Broad Brook section of East Windsor and four branches in Massachusetts because they were underperforming. The company would not disclose how many people would be laid off as a result. In...
  • UMUC pools students' work experience to field winning cyberdefense team

    UMUC pools students' work experience to field winning cyberdefense team
    They have no marching band, no home arena and no shot at landing on ESPN, but the University of Maryland University College's cyberdefense team is among the world's best. The Cyber Padawans — a name that references Jedi knights in training in...