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Market Basket saga fuels state jobs report - Gloucester Daily Times

September 22, 2014 - 3:11am

Market Basket saga fuels state jobs report
Gloucester Daily Times
BOSTON — The Massachusetts unemployment rate kicked up to 5.8 percent in August, a possible side effect of this summer's Market Basket saga, officials say. Massachusetts employers shed 5,300 jobs last month, according to preliminary numbers released ...

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RIVERSIDE: Discussion set to fill two top city jobs - Press-Enterprise

September 22, 2014 - 12:59am

RIVERSIDE: Discussion set to fill two top city jobs
Press-Enterprise
Riverside council members will soon ned to replace City Manager Scott Barber, who announced Sept. 10 that he will retire in December. , FILE PHOTO. Related article ». Former Riverside City Attorney Greg Priamos left in June to work for the county, and ...

Aurora firm cutting 340 jobs in China in wake of food safety scandal - Chicago Tribune

September 21, 2014 - 11:41pm

Aurora firm cutting 340 jobs in China in wake of food safety scandal
Chicago Tribune
OSI Group CEO Sheldon Lavin attends a news conference in Shanghai in July. (ALY SONG, REUTERS). By Tribune staff and wire reports. ChinaJob LayoffsUnemployment and LayoffsOSI GroupMcDonald'sKentucky Fried Chicken. OSI Group is cutting ...

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Apple fanboys are finally admitting Steve Jobs was wrong about huge phones - Quartz

September 21, 2014 - 7:51pm

Apple fanboys are finally admitting Steve Jobs was wrong about huge phones
Quartz
This weekend, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus went on sale to record pre-orders and insanely long queues. Sure, there's pent up demand from the public, which has been clamoring for bigger devices for years. But much of the rush for the new huge iPhones comes ...

Space Coast slowly regaining lost jobs - Orlando Sentinel

September 21, 2014 - 12:38pm

Space Coast slowly regaining lost jobs
Orlando Sentinel
The Space Coast's post-shuttle economy appears to be on its way to recovery, buoyed most recently by NASA's big "space taxi" contract award last week. lRelated Get text alerts on your phone! Home · Get text alerts on your phone! See all related. 8 ...

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Where Are the Best-Paying Energy Industry Jobs? Hint: Not in the US - Motley Fool

September 21, 2014 - 10:24am

Where Are the Best-Paying Energy Industry Jobs? Hint: Not in the US
Motley Fool
Energy industry staffing company Swift Worldwide Resources says the best-paying oil and gas jobs are located in Australia, Nigeria, Venezuela, Iraq, and Angola. Noticeably absent from the list is the United States, which is going through what some are ...

La. jobless rate rises even as more have jobs - Opelousas Daily World

September 21, 2014 - 9:27am

La. jobless rate rises even as more have jobs
Opelousas Daily World
Louisiana's unemployment rate jumped again in August, the fourth straight month with an increase, figures released Friday indicate. The state's jobless rate rose to 5.8 percent. Louisiana's unemployment rate was 5.4 percent in July, but remains below ...

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Jobs and jobs plans at center of race for governor - WISN Milwaukee

September 21, 2014 - 9:03am

Jobs and jobs plans at center of race for governor
WISN Milwaukee
Mike Gousha says both candidates for governor took hits last week, with Republican Gov. Scott Walker getting more low job creation numbers, and Democrat Mary Burke facing allegations parts of her job creation plan were copied from other campaigns.

NewGreenville jobs recruiter won't take just any deal - Greenville News

September 21, 2014 - 8:45am

NewGreenville jobs recruiter won't take just any deal
Greenville News
Any company that wants to trade jobs for perks from the county will have its proposal vetted by software that was developed by Mark Farris, GADC's new president. Loading… Post to Facebook. NewGreenville jobs recruiter won't take just any deal Any ...

New Greenville jobs recruiter won't take just any deal - Greenville News

September 21, 2014 - 8:45am

New Greenville jobs recruiter won't take just any deal
Greenville News
Any company that wants to trade jobs for perks from the county will have its proposal vetted by software that was developed by Mark Farris, GADC's new president. Loading… Post to Facebook. New Greenville jobs recruiter won't take just any deal Any ...

STEM jobs wide open for women - Greenville News

September 21, 2014 - 8:10am

STEM jobs wide open for women
Greenville News
If you're a female and you live in the Upstate, four letters might just change the direction of your life. S.T.E.M.. Loading… Post to Facebook. STEM jobs wide open for women If you're a female and you live in the Upstate, four letters might just ...

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Arizona gets 'C' grade for women's employment, earnings - Arizona Daily Star

September 21, 2014 - 2:08am

Arizona gets 'C' grade for women's employment, earnings
Arizona Daily Star
In 2014, women still make about 80 cents to each dollar men earn and are holding fewer leadership roles throughout their careers. So more and more women are bypassing the ladder altogether by starting their own businesses. “Being an entrepreneur ...

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Law violators get and keep jobs at Denver's sheriff's department - The Denver Post

September 21, 2014 - 1:14am

Law violators get and keep jobs at Denver's sheriff's department
The Denver Post
A screen shot from a jail video shows part of the altercation that left Marvin Booker dead. (Denver Sheriff's Department). Sep 9: Denver seeks consultants to help reform sheriff's department; Aug 11: New documents: Denver sheriff fired one deputy in ...

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Steve Jobs was a low-tech parent - Santa Fe New Mexican.com

September 21, 2014 - 1:07am

Steve Jobs was a low-tech parent
Santa Fe New Mexican.com
When Steve Jobs was running Apple, he was known to call journalists to either pat them on the back for a recent article or, more often than not, explain how they got it wrong. I was on the receiving end of a few of those calls. But nothing shocked me ...

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Help wanted: Jobs and economic policies for NM - Albuquerque Journal

September 21, 2014 - 1:03am

Help wanted: Jobs and economic policies for NM
Albuquerque Journal
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — There was a time in New Mexico when people would ask what was wrong with our dependence on government employment. After all, they would say, a job is a job. There are jobs, and then there are jobs. Government is not a growth ...

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Matching people to jobs - Herald Times Reporter

September 20, 2014 - 10:32pm

Matching people to jobs
Herald Times Reporter
Teresa Coronado, foreground, and Blayne Vanderloop, background, inspect quick connect parts at Jagemann Stamping on assignment from ABR Employment Services. (Photo: Sue Pischke/HTR Media )Buy Photo.

New quarterly jobs numbers rank Wisconsin 33rd in job growth - UW Badger Herald

September 20, 2014 - 4:42pm

UW Badger Herald

New quarterly jobs numbers rank Wisconsin 33rd in job growth
UW Badger Herald
Newly-released job numbers show that Wisconsin still lags behind most Midwestern states in job growth, heightening the debate over job creation as the governor's race is almost a month away. Between March 2013 and March 2014, Wisconsin ranked 33rd ...
Mary Burke Drops Campaign Consultant After He Self-Plagiarizes In Jobs PlanHuffington Post
Jobs: The numbers are in; Wisconsin still sluggishLa Crosse Tribune
Mary Burke's jobs plan and when borrowing ideas goes too farMilwaukee Journal Sentinel
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Scott touts private jobs as unemployment ticks up - The News-Press

September 20, 2014 - 3:09pm

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Scott touts private jobs as unemployment ticks up
The News-Press
Gov. Rick Scott answers media questions on his tour bus before a support rally on Friday, Sept. 12 in Panama City Beach, Fla. New Jersey Gov. Christie is helping Scott campaign in his tight race with Republican-turned-Democrat former Gov. Charlie Crist.
Florida Sheds 4000 Jobs and Unemployment Rate Ticks Up to 6.3%, Also Rising ...FlaglerLive.com
Florida unemployment edges up slightly in AugustOrlando Sentinel

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Colorado Loses 700 Jobs But Unemployment Rate Dips - CBS Local

September 20, 2014 - 2:34pm

CBS Local

Colorado Loses 700 Jobs But Unemployment Rate Dips
CBS Local
DENVER (AP) – State officials say Colorado lost 700 jobs in August but the unemployment rate dropped as the labor force shrank. The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment said Friday all the losses came in private sector payroll jobs.
Texas adds 20100 jobs in August, unemployment rate ticks up to 5.3 percentDallas Morning News (blog)
California adds 44200 jobs in AugustLos Angeles Times
Local employers create 107400 jobs in past yearHouston Chronicle
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California beats US on new jobs - OCRegister

September 20, 2014 - 11:35am

California beats US on new jobs
OCRegister
An Army veteran and recent graduate from DeVry University, Deonte Carroll checks out options with recruiters during the Honor a Hero, Hire a Vet job fair in Fullerton. MICHAEL GOULDING , STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER. Related article » ...

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