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Fields And Farm Jobs Dry Up With California's Worsening Drought - NPR (blog)

April 22, 2014 - 5:56am

NPR (blog)

Fields And Farm Jobs Dry Up With California's Worsening Drought
NPR (blog)
On a recent afternoon on the main drag of Orange Grove, Calif., about a dozen farm workers gather on the sidewalk in front of a mini-mart. One man sits on a milk crate sipping a beer. A few others scratch some lotto tickets. Salvador Perez paces back ...
Farm Jobs Dry Up With California's Worsening DroughtWBUR

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Danny Boyle Boards Steve Jobs Movie; Leo DiCaprio to Star? - Variety

April 22, 2014 - 3:44am

Danny Boyle Boards Steve Jobs Movie; Leo DiCaprio to Star?
Variety
Oscar-winning filmmaker Danny Boyle is in early talks to direct Sony's Steve Jobs biopic “Jobs.” Scott Rudin is producing, with Aaron Sorkin penning the script based on the Walter Isaacson biography “Steve Jobs,” to which Sony acquired the rights ...

Leonardo DiCaprio Adds Steve Jobs Role To Pile Of Potential Movies - Huffington Post

April 22, 2014 - 3:15am

Leonardo DiCaprio Adds Steve Jobs Role To Pile Of Potential Movies
Huffington Post
Whether this ever happens with DiCaprio is, of course, up for great debate. Since saying in December of 2013 that he was ready to take a "long break" after filming "The Great Gatsby," "Django Unchained" and "The Wolf of Wall Street" in succession ...

UNI wants to cut hours of on-campus jobs - DesMoinesRegister.com

April 22, 2014 - 1:40am

UNI wants to cut hours of on-campus jobs
DesMoinesRegister.com
CEDAR FALLS, Ia. – University of Northern Iowa officials are considering reducing the maximum number of hours students can work at jobs on campus. The university has proposed cutting the maximum hours from 30 hours a week to 20 hours, and also ...
UNI considers cutting campus employment hours for studentsWaterloo Cedar Falls Courier
University may cut hours for students at on-campus jobsKCCI Des Moines
UNI may cut hours for students at on-campus jobsSioux City Journal

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Steve Jobs' behavior takes center stage in Silicon Valley collusion suit - Fox News

April 22, 2014 - 12:54am

Steve Jobs' behavior takes center stage in Silicon Valley collusion suit
Fox News
Apple founder Steve Jobs, seen here in 2007 introducing the Apple Nano in San Francisco. (AP). The alleged bullying behavior of the late Apple founder Steve Jobs has taken center stage in a class-action lawsuit claiming that Apple, Google, and two ...

Hold Walker accountable for jobs promise - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

April 21, 2014 - 11:33pm

Hold Walker accountable for jobs promise
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Gov. Scott Walker: He promised that under his leadership, private-sector companies would create 250,000 jobs during his first term. April 20, 2014. Tweet. Email; Print. (76) Comments. Gov. Scott Walker was testing an idea last week — that the state ...
Walker's jobs promise won't be forgotten -- Michyle S. GlenMadison.com

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Aaron Sorkin on Steve Jobs Movie Portrayal: He's 'Part Hero, Part Anti-Hero' - Mac Rumors

April 21, 2014 - 10:30pm

Hollywood Reporter

Aaron Sorkin on Steve Jobs Movie Portrayal: He's 'Part Hero, Part Anti-Hero'
Mac Rumors
Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has revealed more information about his script for the Steve Jobs movie while speaking at the Tribeca Film Festival on Monday night to Mashable, telling the site his movie isn't a traditional biopic or the story of Steve Jobs ...
Aaron Sorkin Says His Steve Jobs Movie Won't Be What You ExpectBusiness Insider
Tribeca: Aaron Sorkin Says 'Steve Jobs' Is 'One of the Few Times I Ended Up ...Hollywood Reporter
Jobs Movie Will Portray Steve As 'Part Hero, Part Antihero,' Says SorkinCult of Mac
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Leonardo DiCaprio (no!) as Steve Jobs? - CNET

April 21, 2014 - 7:00pm

Leonardo DiCaprio (no!) as Steve Jobs?
CNET
The latest rumor drifting toward civilization is that Danny Boyle will direct Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs movie, and he wants the "Titanic" actor to star. by Chris Matyszczyk · @ChrisMatyszczyk; April 21, 2014 4:34 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter ...

New military contract expands jobs at Goodwill Industries - mySanAntonio.com

April 21, 2014 - 6:53pm

New military contract expands jobs at Goodwill Industries
mySanAntonio.com
Goodwill Industries of San Antonio has created more than 130 new jobs locally through an expansion of ongoing contracts providing services to the U.S. Army and Air Force. The non-profit organization's records processing contract with the U.S. Army ...

David Climer: Midstate's toughest coaching jobs - The Tennessean

April 21, 2014 - 5:17pm

David Climer: Midstate's toughest coaching jobs
The Tennessean
Vanderbilt head coach Derek Mason talks with quarterback Johnny McCrary (2) during the Vanderbilt spring football game on Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (Photo: Mark Zaleski, Mark Zaleski / The Tennessean). SHARE 1 ...

Car Wash Offers Employment to Autistic Young Adults - NBCNews.com

April 21, 2014 - 4:49pm

Car Wash Offers Employment to Autistic Young Adults
NBCNews.com
At the Rising Tide Car Wash in Parkland, Fla., most of the employees have one thing in common: they've been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders. As young adults they began to age out of the school system, with employment options in short supply.

NC report: More sought work in March, found jobs - Asheville Citizen-Times

April 21, 2014 - 4:29pm

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NC report: More sought work in March, found jobs
Asheville Citizen-Times
RALEIGH – Almost 8,000 more people were either working or looking for jobs in March, a shift from a trend that indicated people were dropping out of the labor force, the state Commerce Department reported Monday. In the past year, only March and ...
New jobs data shows 'underwhelming' growth, declining labor forceThe Progressive Pulse
NC adds 19000 jobs in March, 65000 since last yearTriad Business Journal
North Carolina report: More sought work in March, found jobsabc11.com

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Another poor jobs report - The Progressive Pulse

April 21, 2014 - 3:59pm

Another poor jobs report
The Progressive Pulse
Another month, another underwhelming jobs report for North Carolina. The Tar Heel state created fewer jobs and saw a smaller percentage of unemployed workers find employment than the rest of the nation over the last year, according to the February jobs ...

SLS Las Vegas has begun hiring to fill 2700 jobs - Las Vegas Review-Journal

April 21, 2014 - 3:19pm

Las Vegas Review-Journal

SLS Las Vegas has begun hiring to fill 2700 jobs
Las Vegas Review-Journal
The construction site of the new SLS Las Vegas, formerly the Sahara hotel-casino, is shown Monday, Oct. 14, 2013, in Las Vegas. The mixed-use property, which is owned by Chief Executive Officer of SBE Entertainment Sam Nazarian and has more than ...

UNI considers cutting campus employment hours for students - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

April 21, 2014 - 3:09pm

UNI considers cutting campus employment hours for students
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS | The University of Northern Iowa is considering a policy that would substantially reduce the maximum number of hours students can work at an on-campus job. A draft of the policy shows undergraduate student employee hours would be cut ...
University may cut hours for students at on-campus jobsKCCI Des Moines
UNI may cut hours for students at on-campus jobsSioux City Journal

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More than 125 rally in Erie for youth summer jobs program (VIDEO) - GoErie.com

April 21, 2014 - 3:00pm

More than 125 rally in Erie for youth summer jobs program (VIDEO)
GoErie.com
More than 125 people, many of them children, rallied in Erie on April 21, led by a local bishop who is challenging the Erie Community Foundation to fund a youth jobs program that he said could prevent increased violence in the city this summer. Brock ...

Mobsters 'getting real jobs' with fewer firms to extort in Italian recession - New York Daily News

April 21, 2014 - 2:30pm

New York Daily News

Mobsters 'getting real jobs' with fewer firms to extort in Italian recession
New York Daily News
With more and more hotels and businesses closing down, mafiosos are struggling to make a not-so-honest living — and one boss has made the incredible suggestion that they go straight. BY Lee Moran. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Monday, April 21, 2014, ...
Mafia members fear having to get 'real jobs' due to economic downturn in ItalyDaily Mail
Times are so tough in Italy that Mafiosi are considering getting jobsThe Independent

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Southern California adds 11800 jobs in March - L.A. Biz

April 21, 2014 - 2:02pm

Southern California adds 11800 jobs in March
L.A. Biz
In February, 62,100 jobs were added. Those robust figures, however, were aided, economists say, by demand after a long winter throughout the country, according to the newspaper. Photographer: Jonathan Alcorn/Bloomberg. Scott Bridges · Email | Twitter.

Missouri, Marquette, Houston top list of best jobs to come open this offseason - SI.com

April 21, 2014 - 1:44pm

Missouri, Marquette, Houston top list of best jobs to come open this offseason
SI.com
New Auburn coach Bruce Pearl is expected to breathe new life into the Tigers. (Porter Binks/SI). As of Monday afternoon, five head coaching jobs in Division I remain open. Filling the two best available gigs – Missouri and Tennessee – might have a ...

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Portland's economy gains thousands of jobs in March, not enough to chip away ... - The Oregonian

April 21, 2014 - 1:32pm

Portland's economy gains thousands of jobs in March, not enough to chip away ...
The Oregonian
Hundreds of jobseekers and more than four dozen employers turned out earlier this month at a career fair held at Mt. Hood Community College in Gresham. (Molly Young/The Oregonian). Print · Molly Young | myoung@oregonian.com By Molly Young ...

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