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Judge grants class-action status to lawsuit by Uber drivers over employment ... - Fox News

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Fox News

Judge grants class-action status to lawsuit by Uber drivers over employment ...
Fox News
July 15: Uber driver Karim Amrani sits in his car parked near the San Francisco International Airport parking area in San Francisco. (AP). Uber Technologies Inc.'s effort to stifle a legal challenge to its business model was struck down on Tuesday by a ...
Uber drivers granted class action status in lawsuit over employmentReuters
Calif. Uber drivers get class-action status in employment suitSFGate
A Federal Judge Just Shredded Uber's Arguments Against a Major Class Action ...Slate Magazine (blog)

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6 things we learned from the new Steve Jobs documentary - USA TODAY

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USA TODAY

6 things we learned from the new Steve Jobs documentary
USA TODAY
Steve Jobs is the subject of documentary 'The Man in the Machine.' (Kimihiro Hoshino/AFP/Getty. After focusing his lens on plenty of controversial figures (Enron heads, Scientology's lawyers, Lance Armstrong, etc), filmmaker Alex Gibney's latest ...
Review: 'Man in the Machine,' a blistering indictment of Steve JobsSan Jose Mercury News
Hatchet JobsTheStranger.com
'Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine' Targets the Founder of AppleEast Bay Express
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Lafayette loses 1800 non-farm jobs over 12 months - The Daily Advertiser

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Lafayette loses 1800 non-farm jobs over 12 months
The Daily Advertiser
Lafayette area employment statistics reflect a workforce in dramatic flux, with more than 2,000 jobs lost over the year in oil and gas but more than 1,000 additional jobs gained in the retail category. The number of not-seasonally-adjusted, non-farm ...

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Lawmakers urge WEDC to review Eaton Corp. tax credits after jobs cuts - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

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WKOW

Lawmakers urge WEDC to review Eaton Corp. tax credits after jobs cuts
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Two Democrats in the Legislature called Tuesday for the state to discuss taking back tax credits given to Eaton Corp. while the company was cutting jobs in Wisconsin and moving production to Mexico. The action by Assembly Minority Leader Peter Barca, ...
Eaton Corp. sending 83 more WI jobs to Mexico despite WEDC tax creditsWKOW

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TransTech Helps Transgender People Get Jobs In Tech And, Soon, The White House - TechCrunch

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TechCrunch

TransTech Helps Transgender People Get Jobs In Tech And, Soon, The White House
TechCrunch
Transgender and gender non-conforming people are at risk of facing injustice and discrimination wherever they are: in their childhood homes, schools, the workplace and even in line at the grocery store. This discrimination can lead to missed education ...

ConocoPhillips plans to cut 10 percent of jobs - CBS News

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CBS News

ConocoPhillips plans to cut 10 percent of jobs
CBS News
NEW YORK - Energy company ConocoPhillips (COP) says it is cutting around 1,810 jobs, or 10 percent of its workforce, following a plunge that took oil prices to their lowest levels in years. The biggest proportion of the job cuts will be in North ...
ConocoPhillips is cutting 500 jobs in HoustonKHOU
ConocoPhillips to cut 10% of jobsKOKI FOX 23
Oil crash is killing more American jobsCNNMoney
The Hill -Houston Business Journal
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Oil crash is killing more American jobs - CNNMoney

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CNNMoney

Oil crash is killing more American jobs
CNNMoney
Big Oil is handing out more pink slips as it grapples with a world of cheap oil. ConocoPhillips (COP), one of America's largest energy companies, disclosed plans on Tuesday to cut about 1,800 jobs. The biggest chunk of layoffs will take place in North ...
ConocoPhillips plans to cut 10 percent of jobsCBS News
ConocoPhillips is cutting 500 jobs in HoustonKHOU
ConocoPhillips to cut 10% of jobsKOKI FOX 23
The Hill -Houston Business Journal
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ConocoPhillips Says It's Cutting 10 Percent of Jobs - ABC News

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Houston Business Journal

ConocoPhillips Says It's Cutting 10 Percent of Jobs
ABC News
Energy company ConocoPhillips says it is cutting around 1,810 jobs, or 10 percent of its workforce, following a plunge that took oil prices to their lowest levels in years. The biggest proportion of the job cuts will be in North America, the company ...
ConocoPhillips to cut more jobs in Houston, elsewhereHouston Business Journal
ConocoPhillips to cut 10% of jobsKOKI FOX 23
ConocoPhillips to cut more than 500 jobs in Houston areaKPRC Houston

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10 Years After Katrina, New Orleans Struggles With Jobs - Wall Street Journal (blog)

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Wall Street Journal (blog)

10 Years After Katrina, New Orleans Struggles With Jobs
Wall Street Journal (blog)
New Orleans has spent the past decade clawing its way back to normality after Hurricane Katrina decimated much of the city, causing residents and businesses to flee. But as of late, it's struggling to hold onto jobs. It was the only major metropolitan ...

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13 Jobs Bible-Believing Kentucky Marriage Clerk Probably Shouldn't Apply For - Huffington Post

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13 Jobs Bible-Believing Kentucky Marriage Clerk Probably Shouldn't Apply For
Huffington Post
We saved her the hassle and crossed some options off her list, just in case she starts looking for a new job. Headshot of Carol Kuruvilla. Carol Kuruvilla Associate Religion Editor. Posted: 09/01/2015 03:32 PM EDT | Edited: 27 minutes ago. Kim Davis is ...

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New Orleans loses most jobs of any U.S. city - The Advocate

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New Orleans loses most jobs of any U.S. city
The Advocate
The New Orleans metro area lost 3,800 jobs over the 12 months ending July 31, more than any other city in the country, according to a report released Tuesday by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. “Construction accounted for 2,700 of the 3,800 jobs ...

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3 signs it's time to switch jobs - Fortune

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Fortune

3 signs it's time to switch jobs
Fortune
Sometimes, the reasons for restlessness in a job are clear, but that's not always the case. Leadership Insider is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today's answer for: How ...

Review: 'Man in the Machine,' a blistering indictment of Steve Jobs - San Jose Mercury News

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Westword

Review: 'Man in the Machine,' a blistering indictment of Steve Jobs
San Jose Mercury News
Think different. Ironically, Apple's famous slogan may be the perfect tagline for the damning new documentary "Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine." Oscar-winner Alex Gibney, who has taken down such powerful institutions as "Enron: The Smartest Guys in ...
Steve Jobs Plays Like a Secret Sequel to Going ClearWestword
Film Podcast #95: About That New Steve Jobs DocumentaryL.A. Weekly

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Where the Jobs Are - Huffington Post

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Huffington Post

Where the Jobs Are
Huffington Post
The employment picture in the U.S. has been brightening, but the improvement has not been evenly dispersed across the nation. Whether you have just graduated from college and are now looking for your first full-time job or you are looking for a job ...

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UPDATE 3-Penn West Petroleum lowers capex, suspends dividend, cuts jobs - Reuters

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Calgary Herald

UPDATE 3-Penn West Petroleum lowers capex, suspends dividend, cuts jobs
Reuters
... * Cuts 2015 capital budget for 3rd time. * To cut about 35 pct of workforce, or 400 jobs. * To stop paying dividend from October. * Toronto-listed shares fall almost 15 pct (Adds details from conference call, analyst comment, share movement). Sept ...
900 energy sector jobs being shed by ConocoPhillips, Penn WestCalgary Herald
Penn West, ConocoPhillips cut over 900 oil and gas jobs, mostly in CalgaryEdmonton Journal
Penn West, ConocoPhillips Layoffs: 900 Jobs Cut, Mostly In CalgaryHuffington Post Canada
Globalnews.ca -Financial Post -CBC.ca
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Sprint announces it will add 1050 jobs in Chicago by end of 2016 - Chicago Tribune

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Chicago Tribune

Sprint announces it will add 1050 jobs in Chicago by end of 2016
Chicago Tribune
Sprint, whose CEO is Marcelo Claure, announces it will add 1,050 jobs in Chicago by end of 2016. Sprint, whose CEO is Marcelo Claure, announces it will add 1,050 jobs in Chicago by end of 2016. (Charlie Riedel, AP). By Amina Elahi Blue Sky ...
Sprint to add hundreds more jobs in Chicago by end of 2016Chicago Business Journal

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Veterans: Federal jobs can be a bad fit, so many of us leave - Washington Post (blog)

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Veterans: Federal jobs can be a bad fit, so many of us leave
Washington Post (blog)
Veterans who've joined the government find it's just too bureaucratic. They bristle at the resentment they feel from colleagues who know they went to the head of the hiring queue. They acknowledge that they don't always fit in: Just below the surface ...

Review: "Man in the Machine," a blistering indictment of Steve Jobs - Contra Costa Times

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Kiowa County Signal

Review: "Man in the Machine," a blistering indictment of Steve Jobs
Contra Costa Times
Ironically Apple's famous slogan may be the perfect tagline for the damning new documentary "Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine." Oscar-winner Alex Gibney, who has taken down such powerful institutions as "Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room" and ...
The Master: 'Steve Jobs' Plays Like a Secret Sequel to 'Going Clear'Village Voice
Alex Gibney: 10 questions for director of 'Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine'San Jose Mercury News

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Local Jobs: Chipotle, Fidelity, Farmers Insurance - Patch.com

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Local Jobs: Chipotle, Fidelity, Farmers Insurance
Patch.com
Here are a dozen jobs pulled from the Patch Chicago Jobs Board. Click through to read about the position and apply. You'll find more jobs through our Jobs Board search tool. Executive Chef 1, Sodexo, Evanston. More from Highland Park ...

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Local Jobs: Chipotle, Fidelity, Farmers Insurance - Patch.com

12 hours 16 min ago

Local Jobs: Chipotle, Fidelity, Farmers Insurance
Patch.com
Here are a dozen jobs pulled from the Patch Chicago Jobs Board. Click through to read about the position and apply. You'll find more jobs through our Jobs Board search tool. Executive Chef 1, Sodexo, Evanston. More from Evanston ...

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