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Iron County solar plants offer tax benefits, not long-term jobs - St. George Daily Spectrum

July 23, 2016 - 4:28pm

St. George Daily Spectrum

Iron County solar plants offer tax benefits, not long-term jobs
St. George Daily Spectrum
The latest round of anticipated solar farm layoffs occurred last week when Mortenson Construction left Cedar City after completing a solar plant in Iron County.?. Iron County planner Reed Erickson estimated more than 100 layoffs from Mortenson's but ...

Employees wanted by FEMA for disaster recovery jobs - WSAZ-TV

July 23, 2016 - 4:03pm

WSAZ-TV

Employees wanted by FEMA for disaster recovery jobs
WSAZ-TV
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- West Virginia residents looking for temporary work following the June 22-29 severe storms have an opportunity to learn firsthand about the recovery process. Workforce West Virginia, in conjunction with the Federal Emergency ...
Disaster recovery jobs available; more aid soughtThe Fayette Tribune

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Cyanogen reportedly cuts jobs as it changes course - Engadget

July 23, 2016 - 3:49pm

Engadget

Cyanogen reportedly cuts jobs as it changes course
Engadget
The Cyanogen team formed a company with hopes of becoming the third major mobile platform, but it looks like the custom Android developer is scaling back its ambitions. Sources speaking to both Android Police and Recode claim that Cyanogen is making ...

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Employment exchanges lose relevance - Chandigarh Tribune

July 23, 2016 - 2:18pm

Employment exchanges lose relevance
Chandigarh Tribune
The employment exchanges being run by the state Department of Employment Generation and Training seem to have lost their relevance as only 4,977 posts have been notified through the department in the past seven years. This is despite the fact that ...

What's the Unemployment Rate in Branford? CT Loses 1400 Jobs in May - Patch.com

July 23, 2016 - 2:17pm

Patch.com

What's the Unemployment Rate in Branford? CT Loses 1400 Jobs in May
Patch.com
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reveals Connecticut lost 1,400 jobs in May 2016. Find out what the job market is like in your town. By Brian McCready (Patch Staff) - July 23, 2016 3:05 pm ET. What's the Unemployment Rate in Branford? CT Loses 1,400 ...
Ohio gained 12400 jobs in June; unemployment rate 5.0%cleveland.com
Led by growth in the suburbs, the DC area is adding jobs faster than the rest of the countryWashington Post
California's latest jobs report shows big gains in LA County, mixed gains for Inland EmpireLA Daily News
Winston-Salem Journal -The Daily Progress -Gainesville Sun
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What's the Unemployment Rate in Naugatuck? CT Loses 1400 Jobs in May - Patch.com

July 23, 2016 - 2:17pm

Patch.com

What's the Unemployment Rate in Naugatuck? CT Loses 1400 Jobs in May
Patch.com
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reveals Connecticut lost 1,400 jobs in May 2016. Find out what the job market is like in your town. By Brian McCready (Patch Staff) - July 23, 2016 3:05 pm ET. What's the Unemployment Rate in Naugatuck? CT Loses 1 ...
Ohio gained 12400 jobs in June; unemployment rate 5.0%cleveland.com
Led by growth in the suburbs, the DC area is adding jobs faster than the rest of the countryWashington Post
California's latest jobs report shows big gains in LA County, mixed gains for Inland EmpireLA Daily News
Winston-Salem Journal -The Daily Progress -Baltimore Sun
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New York City adds over 26000 jobs in June - SILive.com

July 23, 2016 - 11:43am

New York City adds over 26000 jobs in June
SILive.com
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- With the infusion of 26,400 private sector jobs in June, New York City's unemployment rate fell to 5 percent, according to the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC). Based on an analysis of seasonally adjusted ...

Disaster recovery jobs available; more aid sought - The Fayette Tribune

July 23, 2016 - 10:13am

WSAZ-TV

Disaster recovery jobs available; more aid sought
The Fayette Tribune
... • West Virginia residents looking for temporary work following June's devastating flooding have an opportunity to learn firsthand about the recovery process. Workforce West Virginia, in conjunction with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA ...
Employees wanted by FEMA for disaster recovery jobsWSAZ-TV

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Trump Is Duping Steelworkers—Jobs Aren't Coming Back - Newsweek

July 23, 2016 - 6:00am

Newsweek

Trump Is Duping Steelworkers—Jobs Aren't Coming Back
Newsweek
CNN has an interesting article on Trump supporters in Youngstown, Ohio. Trump fans will like what they read (even 18 Democratic precinct captains voted for Trump). But what struck me was the interview with voters. I don't know what makes me sadder: the ...

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Laid-off energy workers finding jobs in new fields - Houston Chronicle

July 23, 2016 - 12:13am

Houston Chronicle

Laid-off energy workers finding jobs in new fields
Houston Chronicle
A survey says nearly 80 percent of ex-oil industry workers have new jobs. Some are in construction. A survey says nearly 80 percent of ex-oil industry workers have new jobs. Some are in construction. Photo: Elizabeth Conley, Staff. Image 3 of 3. FILE ...

State sees jobs gains in manufacturing, government - Youngstown Vindicator

July 22, 2016 - 11:18pm

State sees jobs gains in manufacturing, government
Youngstown Vindicator
Instead of reporting more job cuts in June, manufacturing and all three sectors of government reportedly added jobs to the economy. The state's seasonally adjusted jobless rate last month was 5 percent, down from the 5.1 percent reported in May, the ...

June jobless rate steady at 3.7% in Virginia; services sector adds jobs - The Daily Progress

July 22, 2016 - 9:33pm

The Daily Progress

June jobless rate steady at 3.7% in Virginia; services sector adds jobs
The Daily Progress
People talk with exhibitors during the Richmond Times-Dispatch Career Fair at the RTD Production Center on April 12, 2016. Posted: Friday, July 22, 2016 10:33 pm. June jobless rate steady at 3.7% in Virginia; services sector adds jobs By John Reid ...

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Texas gains 11000 jobs in June but gets bad news - San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

July 22, 2016 - 7:51pm

San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

Texas gains 11000 jobs in June but gets bad news
San Antonio Express-News (subscription)
San Antonio's leisure-and-hospitality sector also fell, losing by 700 workers in June, after posting a strong 1,200 job gain in May. “This year has been volatile for the sector,” says Dallas Fed economist Keith Phillips. less. San Antonio's leisure-and ...
Unemployment rises in Texas in June, as state adds more leisure jobsDallas Morning News

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California's latest jobs report shows big gains in LA County, mixed gains for Inland Empire - LA Daily News

July 22, 2016 - 5:04pm

LA Daily News

California's latest jobs report shows big gains in LA County, mixed gains for Inland Empire
LA Daily News
California employers added 40,300 jobs in June and the Golden Stated led the nation in year-over-year growth. Los Angeles County and the Inland Empire also saw healthy year-over-year job gains. FILE (AP Photo/Mike Groll). By Kevin Smith, San Gabriel ...
Pa. unemployment hit 5.6 percent in mixed jobs reportPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Arkansas Jobless Rate Stays At 3.8% In June, 49000 Jobs Added In Last YearKUAR
Please clap: Kansas jobs are up but so is unemployment rateKansas City Star (blog)
Toledo Blade -Dayton Daily News -PoliticsPA
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Arkansas Jobless Rate Stays At 3.8% In June, 49000 Jobs Added In Last Year - KUAR

July 22, 2016 - 4:27pm

KUAR

Arkansas Jobless Rate Stays At 3.8% In June, 49000 Jobs Added In Last Year
KUAR
Arkansas' jobless rate remained unchanged in June from last month, however the state's civilian pool remained declined slightly as employers added fewer worker to payrolls before the back-to-school employment surge begins in early August. Labor force ...

New York has more private sector jobs than ever before - PolitiFact

July 22, 2016 - 3:41pm

PolitiFact

New York has more private sector jobs than ever before
PolitiFact
During a press briefing in Ontario County earlier this month, Cuomo touted New York State's economy. He cited labor force numbers when asked about a report on the START-UP NY program. The program produced fewer jobs in the past year than some ...

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Jobs growth remains strong in tri-county area - Sun Sentinel

July 22, 2016 - 2:56pm

Sun Sentinel

Jobs growth remains strong in tri-county area
Sun Sentinel
The tri-county region's success with year-over-year jobs creation continued in June, as unemployment rates fell again and nearly all industries continued hiring, according to the state's monthly employment report released Friday. June's jobless rate ...

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People Who Live Here Hate Their Jobs the Most - Money Magazine

July 22, 2016 - 2:47pm

Money Magazine

People Who Live Here Hate Their Jobs the Most
Money Magazine
The middle-class factory job might have reached iconic status here, but today, people in the onetime automotive capital of the U.S. are just fed up at work. According to a new study of social media sentiment from Monster and Brandwatch, Michigan ...

Gainesville region added 4000 jobs since June 2015 - Gainesville Sun

July 22, 2016 - 2:46pm

Gainesville Sun

Gainesville region added 4000 jobs since June 2015
Gainesville Sun
Gainesville's unemployment rate dropped to 4.7 percent in June from 5 percent in June 2015 after the metro area gained nearly 4,000 jobs over the year, according to data released Friday by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. While the ...

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