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NC Had The Second Largest Employment Increase In March - CBS Local

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NC Had The Second Largest Employment Increase In March
CBS Local
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A new federal report says North Carolina workers are finding more doors opening to jobs. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday that North Carolina showed the country's second-largest employment increase in March, adding ...
Feds: About 20000 more people in NC found jobs in MarchNews & Observer
North Carolina adds 19K jobs in March, 65K since last yearCharlotte Business Journal

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Bay Area overall loses jobs, but Santa Clara County and East Bay post gains - San Jose Mercury News

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Bay Area overall loses jobs, but Santa Clara County and East Bay post gains
San Jose Mercury News
The Bay Area lost 2,500 jobs during March, but the region's long-term employment picture remains bright because of the strong tech sector and a consistent upswing in the South Bay job market, analysts said. The March jobs loss, disclosed in a report ...

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The best (and worst) jobs for 2014 - USA TODAY

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The best (and worst) jobs for 2014
USA TODAY
CareerCast is out with their annual ranking of the 10 best and 10 worst jobs for 2014, and let's just say that math and science guys everywhere are about to high-five. Nine out of 10 of the best jobs fell into the STEM career category (science ...

Feds: About 20000 more people in NC found jobs in March - News & Observer

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Burlington Times News

Feds: About 20000 more people in NC found jobs in March
News & Observer
RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina showed the country's second-largest increase in employment in March, when 19,400 jobs were added and the jobless rate fell to 6.3 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday. North Carolina trailed only ...
North Carolina adds 19K jobs in March, 65K since last yearCharlotte Business Journal

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Long-term unemployed struggle to find — and keep — jobs - Washington Post

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Washington Post

Long-term unemployed struggle to find — and keep — jobs
Washington Post
For the long-term unemployed, finding a job is hard — but keeping one may be even harder. New research tracking people who have been out of work for six months or longer found that 23 percent of them landed a job within a few months of the study.

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Pennsylvania lost 8400 jobs in March - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

April 18, 2014 - 11:02pm

MiamiHerald.com

Pennsylvania lost 8400 jobs in March
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pennsylvania's unemployment rate fell in March to 6 percent, but that welcome news was mitigated somewhat by the state losing more jobs over the month than any other state. “The particularly good news is the rate dropped for all the right reasons: ...
More in state find jobsGreenville News
S.C. employment rises for 10th straight monthThe State
NC logs nation's 2nd largest jobs gainCharlotte Observer
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Unemployment rates hold steady; jobs added in Southern California, state - San Gabriel Valley Tribune

April 18, 2014 - 8:53pm

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Unemployment rates hold steady; jobs added in Southern California, state
San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Unemployment rates held steady last month throughout Los Angeles County, the Inland Empire and California, but all three regions saw jobs gains, according to a report released Friday. Los Angeles County's jobless rate for March remained unchanged at 8 ...
California adds 11800 jobs, unemployment rate holds at 8.1%Los Angeles Times
Economic Recovery Continues as State Added Jobs Last MonthCapital Notes (blog)
California adds nearly 12000 jobs in MarchVallejo Times-Herald

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Most G-7 Nations Still Trying to Recoup Lost Jobs - New York Times

April 18, 2014 - 7:08pm

Most G-7 Nations Still Trying to Recoup Lost Jobs
New York Times
MORE than six years after the Great Recession began, people in most industrialized countries are still less likely to be employed than they were before the downturn. “The recovery in the labor market has been exceptionally slow,” Janet L. Yellen, the ...

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Local employers added 80100 jobs during past year - Houston Chronicle

April 18, 2014 - 5:56pm

Houston Chronicle

Local employers added 80100 jobs during past year
Houston Chronicle
As the energy industry settles into slower and more stable growth, the rest of the local economy continues to play catch-up. Nearly all key economic sectors added jobs during the past year. Houston-area employers added 80,100 jobs between March 2013 ...

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Tech workers seek to use Steve Jobs evidence in upcoming trial on no-hire ... - Reuters

April 18, 2014 - 5:03pm

Cult of Mac

Tech workers seek to use Steve Jobs evidence in upcoming trial on no-hire ...
Reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Four large technology companies should not be allowed to limit evidence about Apple Inc co-founder Steve Jobs at an upcoming trial over no-hire agreements in Silicon Valley, according to a court document filed late on ...
Was Steve Jobs a jerk? Hiring case questions his characterPCWorld
Steve Jobs evidence latest battleground in Silicon Valley's no-hire caseCNET
Tech Workers Want Evidence of Steve Jobs' Bullying In Court CaseCult of Mac

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Washington Adds 6700 Jobs In March - CBS Local

April 18, 2014 - 3:27pm

Washington Adds 6700 Jobs In March
CBS Local
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington state added an estimated 6,700 jobs in March and the unemployment rate is holding steady at 6.3 percent, according to a report released Wednesday by the state Employment Security Department. Officials said that the ...

Samsung Exec Apparently Called Steve Jobs' Death The 'Best Opportunity To ... - Huffington Post

April 18, 2014 - 3:20pm

Apple Insider

Samsung Exec Apparently Called Steve Jobs' Death The 'Best Opportunity To ...
Huffington Post
A string of emails from Samsung reveal an executive apparently calling Steve Jobs' death the perfect opportunity to attack Apple. | dapd. Share. Tweet · 0. Email. Comment. Share on Google+; tumblr · stumble · reddit. The high-stakes business world can ...
Samsung Saw Death of Apple's Jobs as a Time to AttackNew York Times (blog)
Samsung email targeted Steve Jobs' death as "our best opportunity to attack ...Apple Insider
Samsung Saw Opportunity in Steve Jobs' Death, Emails RevealMashable
AdAge.com
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California adds 11800 jobs, unemployment rate holds at 8.1% - Los Angeles Times

April 18, 2014 - 1:53pm

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California adds 11800 jobs, unemployment rate holds at 8.1%
Los Angeles Times
This post has been corrected. See the note below for details. California's economy added 11,800 net new jobs in March, a meager showing after robust gains the month before, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday. Although the Golden State ...
Economic Recovery Continues as State Added Jobs Last MonthCapital Notes (blog)
California adds nearly 12000 jobs in MarchContra Costa Times

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North Carolina adds 19K jobs in March, 65K since last year - Charlotte Business Journal

April 18, 2014 - 1:36pm

Burlington Times News

North Carolina adds 19K jobs in March, 65K since last year
Charlotte Business Journal
The N.C. Department of Commerce has not yet released the official figures for the state's employment situation in March. But a report issued Friday by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics shows North Carolina has added 65,000 jobs since March 2013.
North Carolina has country's 2nd-largest increase in March employmentWNCN

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Which Law Schools Are Tops for Jobs? - The National Law Journal (registration)

April 18, 2014 - 12:04pm

Which Law Schools Are Tops for Jobs?
The National Law Journal (registration)
The American Bar Association has released a trove of data on how the law school class of 2013 fared in the employment market nine months after graduation. Here, we look at which law schools placed the highest percentage of new graduates in full-time, ...
Employment Rate Still Flat for Georgia Law GradsDaily Report (registration)

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Job Creation: Policies to Boost Employment and Economic Growth - Heritage.org

April 18, 2014 - 11:47am

Job Creation: Policies to Boost Employment and Economic Growth
Heritage.org
Nearly five years since the official end of the great recession in June 2009, 10.5 million Americans are unemployed, and the labor force participation rate remains near a 35-year low.[1] The weak labor market exists despite trillions of dollars in ...

Louisianians with jobs top 2 million - The Advocate

April 18, 2014 - 11:30am

Louisianians with jobs top 2 million
The Advocate
Civilian employment hit a new peak for the sixth month in a row in March, as the state's unemployment rate held steady from February at 4.5 percent. That tied for the seventh-lowest jobless rate in the nation. Looking only at Louisiana's nonfarm ...

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Colorado jobs increase from February – March - Colorado Springs Business Journal

April 18, 2014 - 11:02am

Colorado jobs increase from February – March
Colorado Springs Business Journal
jobs Colorado nonfarm payroll jobs increased 3,300 over the month from February to March to 2,423,300 jobs, according to the survey of business establishments. Private sector payroll jobs increased 2,700 and government increased 600. According to the ...

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Maine adds 8000 payroll jobs since March 2013, unemployment rate dips below ... - Bangor Daily News

April 18, 2014 - 10:45am

Maine adds 8000 payroll jobs since March 2013, unemployment rate dips below ...
Bangor Daily News
AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine's employment picture improved in March, with the state adding more payroll jobs in the past year than any one-year period since the early 2000s. The unemployment rate dipped below 6 percent in March, to 5.9 percent, for the ...

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Maryland employers add 2300 jobs in March - Baltimore Sun

April 18, 2014 - 10:41am

Bay Net

Maryland employers add 2300 jobs in March
Baltimore Sun
Private employers in Maryland led the way to modest job gains in March, and the state unemployment rate remained essentially unchanged since February, according to preliminary figures released Friday by the U.S. Department of Labor. The agency ...
Maryland gains 2300 jobs in MarchMDBiz News

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