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Texas adds 19100 jobs in June, leads US in employment growth - Dallas Morning News

July 18, 2014 - 9:47pm

Dallas Morning News

Texas adds 19100 jobs in June, leads US in employment growth
Dallas Morning News
Participants exchanged business cards at a recent job fair and career development seminar in Dallas. By SHERYL JEAN. SHERYL JEAN The Dallas Morning News. Staff Writer. sjean@dallasnews.com. Published: 18 July 2014 09:46 PM. Updated: 18 July ...

Veterans have new employment resource - The Daily Progress

July 18, 2014 - 7:43pm

Veterans have new employment resource
The Daily Progress
Veterans Employment Representative Michael Barnes (left) of the Virginia Employment Commission meets with Stevensburg resident and Vietnam veteran William Brown at the Culpeper Career Center on East Stevens Street Thursday. Barnes is available to ...

Lincoln-area jobs up 6000 over a year ago - Lincoln Journal Star

July 18, 2014 - 5:16pm

Lincoln-area jobs up 6000 over a year ago
Lincoln Journal Star
The Lincoln area's economy lost jobs in June and the jobless rate, unadjusted for seasonal factors, ticked up 0.3 of a percentage point to 3.3 percent, but the job total remains way ahead of a year earlier, the Nebraska Department of Labor announced ...

Microsoft cuts 18000 jobs as part of its largest layoff ever - Engadget

July 18, 2014 - 4:49pm

Microsoft cuts 18000 jobs as part of its largest layoff ever
Engadget
Microsoft today announced that it's cutting 18,000 jobs, the biggest round of layoffs in its history, as part of ongoing restructuring efforts. In a release, the company says that Nokia's Devices and Services business, which it acquired for $5 billion ...

Louisiana adds 19200 jobs over the last 12 months, while June unemployment ... - The Times-Picayune

July 18, 2014 - 2:46pm

Louisiana adds 19200 jobs over the last 12 months, while June unemployment ...
The Times-Picayune
Louisiana non-farm employers added 19,200 jobs to the books over the year period ending June 30. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Print · Renita D. Young, NOLA.com | The Times Picayune By Renita D. Young, NOLA.com | The Times Picayune The Times-Picayune

Texas adds 19100 jobs in June; Dallas-Fort Worth unemployment falls - Dallas Business Journal

July 18, 2014 - 2:45pm

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Texas adds 19100 jobs in June; Dallas-Fort Worth unemployment falls
Dallas Business Journal
Texas has added 371,000 jobs in the past year, including 19,100 in June, and the unemployment rate in the Dallas-Fort Worth area continues to fall. The unemployment rate in Dallas-Fort Worth dropped to 5.4 percent compared to 6.7 percent a year ago, ...
Texas adds 19100 jobs in June, unemployment rate stays at 5.1 percentDallas Morning News (blog)
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Texas adds 19100 jobs in June; Dallas-Fort Worth unemployment falls - Dallas Business Journal

July 18, 2014 - 2:45pm

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Texas adds 19100 jobs in June; Dallas-Fort Worth unemployment falls
Dallas Business Journal
Texas has added 371,000 jobs in the past year, including 19,100 in June, and the unemployment rate in the Dallas-Fort Worth area continues to fall. The unemployment rate in Dallas-Fort Worth dropped to 5.4 percent compared to 6.7 percent a year ago, ...
Texas adds 19100 jobs in June, unemployment rate stays at 5.1 percentDallas Morning News (blog)
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Americans feeling more confident about finding better-paying jobs - Los Angeles Times

July 18, 2014 - 2:11pm

Americans feeling more confident about finding better-paying jobs
Los Angeles Times
Workers check out opportunities at a recent job fair in Florida. (Alan Diaz / Associated Press). By Don Lee contact the reporter · Jobs and WorkplaceJob Reports and StatisticsBusinessUnemployment and LayoffsEconomy, Business and FinanceRestaurant ...

State Employment Data Show 'Fairly Robust' Growth - U.S. News & World Report

July 18, 2014 - 1:27pm

State Employment Data Show 'Fairly Robust' Growth
U.S. News & World Report
Labor Department figures show over the year, jobless rates have fallen in all states except Alabama. People attend a job fair at the Matrix Center April 23, 2014, in Detroit. The joblessness rate dropped in 22 states and in the District of Columbia in ...

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Lilly to cut up to 100 Indy jobs - Indianapolis Star

July 18, 2014 - 12:51pm

WRTV Indianapolis

Lilly to cut up to 100 Indy jobs
Indianapolis Star
Move of some pill production from the Indianapolis campus comes as Eli Lilly invests more heavily in biotech products there. Building 132, where Lilly makes human insulin, is being renovated to boost its output. (Photo: Jeff Swiatek/The Star ).
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Microsoft to Cut Up to 18000 Jobs - TIME

July 18, 2014 - 12:24pm

TIME

Microsoft to Cut Up to 18000 Jobs
TIME
Software giant Microsoft Corp will cut up to 18,000 jobs over the next year, it announced in a press statement Thursday. The company said the cuts are part of “a restructuring plan to simplify [the] organization and align the recently acquired Nokia ...

Wisconsin loses 1200 private-sector jobs in June, estimates show - Madison.com

July 18, 2014 - 11:49am

Wisconsin loses 1200 private-sector jobs in June, estimates show
Madison.com
2014-07-18T11:45:00Z Wisconsin loses 1,200 private-sector jobs in June, estimates showTODD D. MILEWSKI | The Capital Times | tmilewski@madison.com madison.com. 28 seconds ago • By Todd D. Milewski | The Capital Times ...

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Sacramento Goes Retro: Jobs Report Returns To Levels Of May 2008 - CBS Local

July 18, 2014 - 11:12am

CBS Local

Sacramento Goes Retro: Jobs Report Returns To Levels Of May 2008
CBS Local
In advance of June's labor force report on Friday, all eyes will be on the leisure and hospitality figures. Last month's gain made spring 2014 the largest April-to-May boost since 1990. “Normally for this time of year, you see a decline,” said George ...

California adds 24000 jobs in June, surpassing pre-recession peak - Los Angeles Times

July 18, 2014 - 10:53am

California adds 24000 jobs in June, surpassing pre-recession peak
Los Angeles Times
Job seekers line up for the Recruit Military veteran job fair in San Diego in February. California's unemployment rate has been steadily declining, and the state has added more than 356,000 jobs over the past year. Job seekers line up for the Recruit ...
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California Finally Regains Prerecession Jobs High Amid an Uneven National ... - Wall Street Journal (blog)

July 18, 2014 - 10:23am

California Finally Regains Prerecession Jobs High Amid an Uneven National ...
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Most U.S. states in June still hadn't regained all the jobs lost in the recession that ended five years earlier, the latest reminder of the recovery's unevenness. But one particularly important state reached that milestone last month: California, the ...

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Maryland adds 7700 jobs in June, but jobless rate rises - Baltimore Sun

July 18, 2014 - 9:33am

Maryland adds 7700 jobs in June, but jobless rate rises
Baltimore Sun
Summer's arrival brought Maryland a slight uptick in unemployment despite a larger-than-normal employment bump in June, but it also contributed to significantly more job losses in May than previously thought, state labor officials said Friday. Maryland ...

Ohio's unemployment rate 5.5%: state gained 12700 jobs in June - The Plain Dealer

July 18, 2014 - 9:20am

Ohio's unemployment rate 5.5%: state gained 12700 jobs in June
The Plain Dealer
Ohio's unemployment rate was 5.5 percent in June, as the state gained 12,700 jobs. (Associated Press file). Print · Olivera Perkins, The Plain Dealer By Olivera Perkins, The Plain Dealer The Plain Dealer Email the author | Follow on Twitter on July 18 ...

Texas adds 19100 jobs in June, unemployment rate stays at 5.1 percent - Dallas Morning News (blog)

July 18, 2014 - 9:15am

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Texas adds 19100 jobs in June, unemployment rate stays at 5.1 percent
Dallas Morning News (blog)
The Texas economy added 19,100 jobs and the state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate stayed the same at 5.1 percent in June, the Texas Workforce Commission reported today. While the Texas numbers are nothing to sneeze at — the state ranked ...
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Colorado gains 3000 jobs; sharp drop in unemployment - Denver Business Journal

July 18, 2014 - 9:11am

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Colorado gains 3000 jobs; sharp drop in unemployment
Denver Business Journal
Colorado gained 3,000 payroll jobs in June from the previous month, and the state's unemployment rate dropped three-tenths of a point, to 5.5 percent, the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment reported Friday. But the Colorado job gain was driven ...
Minnesota employers added 8500 jobs in JuneMinneapolis Star Tribune
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Lower Manhattan economy taking off but many new jobs are low wage - Reuters

July 18, 2014 - 6:10am

Reuters

Lower Manhattan economy taking off but many new jobs are low wage
Reuters
New York (Reuters) - Lower Manhattan's economy is set to take-off. New shopping centers, hotels and food courts are opening in the area that looked more like a war zone after the attacks on September 11, 2001. The massive developments are bringing back ...

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