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Half the jobs in America pay less than $18 an hour. Can Trump help? - Winston-Salem Journal

August 26, 2017 - 10:17pm

Winston-Salem Journal

Half the jobs in America pay less than $18 an hour. Can Trump help?
Winston-Salem Journal
Laura Millikan works two part-time jobs while studying for an associate degree and raising her son. Despite working hard, she earns only $25,000 a year. Family Photo. WAGE. Rick Quinn (left), in his security guard uniform, poses with his grandson. In ...

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Fracking jobs are elusive for coal miners looking to switch - Herald and News

August 26, 2017 - 9:00pm

Herald and News

Fracking jobs are elusive for coal miners looking to switch
Herald and News
... × Tired of seeing surveys on articles? If you are a subscriber, simply log in or Subscribe now! BIZ WRK-FRACKING BLO. An oil fracking rig in Colorado. While fracking has created a bonanza of jobs, displaced coal miners and their communities are ...

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Japan Not Worried About Robots Taking Their Jobs - VOA Learning English

August 26, 2017 - 3:38pm

Japan Not Worried About Robots Taking Their Jobs
VOA Learning English
In a factory near Tokyo, thousands of cans are filled with beer, capped, washed, and put into boxes at speeds of 1,500 cans a minute. However, there are hardly any people in sight as the cans speed through processing. Japan's Asahi Breweries operates ...

City Talk: July employment estimates show continued strength of area economy - Business In Savannah

August 26, 2017 - 3:14pm

City Talk: July employment estimates show continued strength of area economy
Business In Savannah
According to the estimates recently released by the Georgia Department of Labor, the Savannah metro area added 4,300 nonfarm payroll jobs between July 2017 and July 2017. That increase of 2.4 percent is markedly faster than the rate of population ...

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City Talk: July employment estimates show continued strength of area economy - Savannah Morning News

August 26, 2017 - 2:06pm

City Talk: July employment estimates show continued strength of area economy
Savannah Morning News
According to the estimates recently released by the Georgia Department of Labor, the Savannah metro area added 4,300 nonfarm payroll jobs between July 2017 and July 2017. That increase of 2.4 percent is markedly faster than the rate of population ...

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Inflation, jobs, manufacturing data expected to push low-volume ... - Fox Business

August 26, 2017 - 1:48pm

Inflation, jobs, manufacturing data expected to push low-volume ...
Fox Business
Seasonal light volume is expected to make for a volatile week as a wealth of economic data is released regarding inflation, jobs and manufacturing following the ...

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Dollar Awaiting Week Of US Employment Reports - Seeking Alpha

August 26, 2017 - 1:23pm

Seeking Alpha

Dollar Awaiting Week Of US Employment Reports
Seeking Alpha
The U.S. dollar is lower against most majors as the central bank summit in Jackson Hole kicked off. The Euro has regained January 2015 levels on Friday. Fed Chair Janet Yellen, in what could be her last appearance at the Wyoming gathering as chief of ...

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Can jobs stop bullets? Readers say it's complicated. - Crain's Chicago Business

August 26, 2017 - 11:53am

Crain's Chicago Business

Can jobs stop bullets? Readers say it's complicated.
Crain's Chicago Business
I read with interest your article "Can jobs stop bullets?" (Aug. 12). As a workforce program director, I encounter individuals on a daily basis who are referred to our program from the Illinois Department of Human Services. I know there are jobs to be ...

Moonlighting: Do York County police officers work off duty, private jobs? - York Daily Record/Sunday News

August 26, 2017 - 10:14am

York Daily Record/Sunday News

Moonlighting: Do York County police officers work off duty, private jobs?
York Daily Record/Sunday News
Take a look at the past and present designs of the Pennsylvania State Police patrol vehicles. Which one is your favorite? SYDNEY MUSSER. Police news (Photo: File). 1 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. In 2014, three York City Police ...

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MARKET SNAPSHOT: Inflation, Jobs, Manufacturing Data Expected To Push Low-volume Stock Market Around - Fox Business

August 26, 2017 - 8:17am

MARKET SNAPSHOT: Inflation, Jobs, Manufacturing Data Expected To Push Low-volume Stock Market Around
Fox Business
Seasonal light volume is expected to make for a volatile week as a wealth of economic data is released regarding inflation, jobs and manufacturing following the Kansas City Federal Reserve's central-banker conference in Jackson Hole, Wyo. Stocks ...

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MARKET SNAPSHOT: Inflation, Jobs, Manufacturing Data Expected To Push Low-volume Stock Market Around - Fox Business

August 26, 2017 - 6:26am

MARKET SNAPSHOT: Inflation, Jobs, Manufacturing Data Expected To Push Low-volume Stock Market Around
Fox Business
Seasonal light volume is expected to make for a volatile week as a wealth of economic data is released regarding inflation, jobs and manufacturing following the Kansas City Federal Reserve's central-banker conference in Jackson Hole, Wyo. Stocks ...

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Inflation, jobs, manufacturing data expected to push low-volume stock market around - MarketWatch

August 26, 2017 - 6:01am

MarketWatch

Inflation, jobs, manufacturing data expected to push low-volume stock market around
MarketWatch
Seasonal light volume is expected to make for a volatile week as a wealth of economic data is released regarding inflation, jobs and manufacturing following the Kansas City Federal Reserve's central-banker conference in Jackson Hole, Wyo. Stocks ...

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July employment strong in Northland, though wages down - Duluth News Tribune

August 25, 2017 - 10:32pm

Duluth News Tribune

July employment strong in Northland, though wages down
Duluth News Tribune
The regional labor force swelled to its largest size in years in July, and all but 4.4 percent of those jobseekers were able to find employment. Seasonal employment, continued growth in health care and a steady surge in retail painted a pretty good ...

Houma-Thibodaux loses 300 jobs, but oilfield posts gains - Daily Comet

August 25, 2017 - 8:25pm

Daily Comet

Houma-Thibodaux loses 300 jobs, but oilfield posts gains
Daily Comet
Jobs directly involved in oil and gas production increased by 100 last month but are down 500 since July 2016, a new report shows. Houma-Thibodaux lost 300 jobs last month and 2,800 over the past year, new state figures show. Jobs directly involved in ...

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Employment Is Thriving In Canada - ValueWalk

August 25, 2017 - 4:33pm

ValueWalk

Employment Is Thriving In Canada
ValueWalk
The Canadian unemployment rate dropped to 6.3% in July, marking a nine-year low. In the past year, 387,600 jobs have been created, the most in nearly a decade. These continuing job gains are consistent with Canada's overall economy who posted a 3.7% ...

The Rauner economy? Impasse almost surely took toll on Illinois jobs - Crain's Chicago Business

August 25, 2017 - 4:15pm

Crain's Chicago Business

The Rauner economy? Impasse almost surely took toll on Illinois jobs
Crain's Chicago Business
After years of harshly bad-mouthing the state's economy, Gov. Bruce Rauner has pivoted in the past couple of weeks as the campaign season has heated up. "I'm proud since I became governor," he said recently, "we have recruited and added around ...

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TSA headquarters moving to Springfield, bringing 3000 jobs - Inside NoVA

August 25, 2017 - 3:12pm

WTOP

TSA headquarters moving to Springfield, bringing 3000 jobs
Inside NoVA
“We are thrilled and honored that the federal government has chosen a Fairfax County location to be the next headquarters for the important mission of the TSA," Gordon said in a news release. "The site in central Springfield is a great location because ...
TSA will move headquarters, 3000 jobs to Springfield, Va.WTOP

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Amazon hiring for 2000 jobs at new fulfillment center in North Randall - WKYC-TV

August 25, 2017 - 1:47pm

WKYC-TV

Amazon hiring for 2000 jobs at new fulfillment center in North Randall
WKYC-TV
NORTH RANDALL, Ohio -- More than 2,000 fresh jobs are coming to Northeast Ohio thanks to Amazon.com. The full-time associate roles will be located at a new fulfillment center in North Randall at the former site of Randall Park Mall. The online retail ...
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Jets' offensive line jobs are completely up for grabs - New York Post

August 25, 2017 - 1:24pm

New York Post

Jets' offensive line jobs are completely up for grabs
New York Post
Steve Marshall was asked how many spots are still up for grabs on the offensive line, and his answer was scary. “Five,” the offensive line coach said. That, of course, might be stretching the truth. The Jets are set at two positions, the two guard ...

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Finding jobs in football remains no trouble for Michael Vick - New York Post

August 25, 2017 - 12:38pm

New York Post

Finding jobs in football remains no trouble for Michael Vick
New York Post
Michael Vick is going to be spending a lot more time talking about football on television this season. Fox Sports has hired Vick as an analyst, USA Today reported Friday. He will join Fox NFL Kickoff as a studio analyst for the network's pre-pregame ...

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