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Mass. Adds 10000 Jobs In June; Unemployment Rate Ticks Up To 4.3 Percent - WBUR

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WBUR

Mass. Adds 10000 Jobs In June; Unemployment Rate Ticks Up To 4.3 Percent
WBUR
Influenced by a growing labor market, the unemployment rate in Massachusetts has climbed more than a full point since the start of the year, ticking up again in June to 4.3 percent. The Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development on Thursday ...
Connecticut adds jobs, sees unemployment hold steady in JuneThe Advocate
Alabama unemployment low, part-time jobs up, but why?AL.com
State: Connecticut Regained All Private-Sector Jobs in JuneHartford Courant
Turn to 10 -U.S. News & World Report -NJBIZ
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Our first look at the Steve Jobs opera is here - The Verge

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The Verge

Our first look at the Steve Jobs opera is here
The Verge
The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs, an original opera about the Apple co-founder, opens at the Santa Fe Opera this week. The Ringer has a great interview with its creative team out today, and it includes two images of the show. The first (above), shows ...
In Reinterpreting Steve Jobs Folklore, an Opera Disrupts Its FormThe Ringer (blog)
What can an opera tell us about Steve Jobs? We're about to find outThe Mercury News
Steve Jobs Opera Premieres This WeekendFortune

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Summer jobs for teens wane even as research finds big benefits - Christian Science Monitor

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Christian Science Monitor

Summer jobs for teens wane even as research finds big benefits
Christian Science Monitor
Summer jobs are still a gateway to vital work habits and opportunities, research shows, but they're much rarer than they used to be. That's especially true for disadvantaged youths who could benefit the most. Monitor's Best: Top 5 ...

Health research dollars don't just save lives, they create jobs - The Verge

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The Verge

Health research dollars don't just save lives, they create jobs
The Verge
American investment in global health actually helps the US economy and creates jobs, returning $33 billion to the American economy and generating 200,000 jobs from 2007 to 2015, according to a new report from the Global Health Technologies Coalition.
The Side Effect Of That New Malaria Drug? American JobsKGOU

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Big June Job Gains Push Total Minnesota Employment Above 3M - U.S. News & World Report

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Big June Job Gains Push Total Minnesota Employment Above 3M
U.S. News & World Report
Big job gains in June have pushed Minnesota's total employment over 3 million for the first time in state history. July 20, 2017, at 11:39 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Big June Job Gains Push Total Minnesota Employment Above ...
Manufacturing leads strong local jobs gainsMankato Free Press

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Layoffs begin at Carrier plant where Trump promised to save jobs - Chicago Tribune

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Chicago Tribune

Layoffs begin at Carrier plant where Trump promised to save jobs
Chicago Tribune
President-elect Donald Trump speaks at Carrier Corp Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings) (Darron Cummings / Associated Press). Associated Press. More than 300 Carrier Corp. workers are working their final day at the ...
Trump couldn't save these jobs at Carrier. Tomorrow is the end of the line.CNNMoney
Carrier Cuts 300 At Factory Where Trump Boasted Of Saving JobsNBCNews.com
Carrier Moves Jobs To Mexico Despite Trump's Big TalkMarkets Insider
The Independent
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In Reinterpreting Steve Jobs Folklore, an Opera Disrupts Its Form - The Ringer (blog)

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The Ringer (blog)

In Reinterpreting Steve Jobs Folklore, an Opera Disrupts Its Form
The Ringer (blog)
Of all the modern leaders who have captivated the world, few have been as rabidly picked apart as Steve Jobs. The iconic cofounder of Apple has been the subject of biographies, including an authorized 656-page tome and a baby mama's tell all.
Steve Jobs Opera Premieres This WeekendFortune

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UPS unit announces 325 jobs in Atlanta - Atlanta Journal Constitution

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Atlanta Journal Constitution

UPS unit announces 325 jobs in Atlanta
Atlanta Journal Constitution
A subsidiary of UPS will add 325 jobs in a new Atlanta office, according to an announcement Thursday morning by the Georgia Department of Economic Development. Coyote Logistics a business unit of Atlanta-based UPS, plans 48,000 square feet of office ...

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The 20 most in-demand jobs that pay more than $100000 - USA TODAY

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USA TODAY

The 20 most in-demand jobs that pay more than $100000
USA TODAY
To land any six-figure job, you'll need to bring your A-game, but these jobs take competition to a whole new level. On Thursday, job site Glassdoor released a list of the most in-demand jobs that pay over $100,000. These jobs attract lots of candidates ...

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Harford Transit's Silver Line helps connect residents with jobs in Perryman, Riverside - Baltimore Sun

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Baltimore Sun

Harford Transit's Silver Line helps connect residents with jobs in Perryman, Riverside
Baltimore Sun
The Harford Transit LINK Silver Line is a new bus route designed to connect Aberdeen and Edgewood riders with jobs on the Perryman peninsula, plus serve Perryman residents. David AndersonContact ReporterThe Aegis. Privacy Policy. Chris Wyatt used to ...

Citigroup says may need to create 150 jobs in EU due to Brexit - Reuters

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Reuters

Citigroup says may need to create 150 jobs in EU due to Brexit
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. bank Citigroup (C.N) said on Thursday that it may need to create 150 new jobs in the European Union to deal with the impact of Britain leaving the bloc, as it confirmed it would headquarter its EU trading operations in Frankfurt.

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The 20 most in-demand jobs that pay over $100000 - CNBC

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CNBC

The 20 most in-demand jobs that pay over $100000
CNBC
To land any six-figure job, you'll need to bring your A-game, but these jobs take competition to a whole new level. Today, job site Glassdoor released a list of the most in-demand jobs that pay over $100,000. These jobs attract lots of candidates for ...

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Trump once called the jobs report 'one of the biggest hoaxes in modern politics' — now he accepts 'those numbers ... - Business Insider

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Business Insider

Trump once called the jobs report 'one of the biggest hoaxes in modern politics' — now he accepts 'those numbers ...
Business Insider
President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that he has seen the light when it comes to the unemployment and jobs numbers. For years, Trump attacked the Bureau of Labor Statistics' reports on the US labor market, but now that he is in charge he's singing ...

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Alabama unemployment low, part-time jobs up, but why? - AL.com

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AL.com

Alabama unemployment low, part-time jobs up, but why?
AL.com
This story is a part of Ask Alabama, a weekly interaction with our readers, where you ask the questions, you vote to decide which questions we answer, and then we investigate. One reader recently asked "We now have the lowest unemployment rate since ...
Connecticut adds jobs, sees unemployment hold steady in JuneThe Advocate
State: Connecticut Regained All Private-Sector Jobs in JuneHartford Courant
Massachusetts adds 10000 Jobs in June Unemployment Rate at 4.3 PercentTurn to 10
Danbury News Times
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As Coal Jobs Fade, A Mining County Struggles To Redefine Itself ... - NPR

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NPR

As Coal Jobs Fade, A Mining County Struggles To Redefine Itself ...
NPR
What opportunities are there for a coal-mining community after its main industry has waned? In Somerset County in southwestern Pennsylvania, that's not an ...

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Employment Shifts In Europe During The Recovery: Three Little Noticed Trends - Social Europe

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Social Europe

Employment Shifts In Europe During The Recovery: Three Little Noticed Trends
Social Europe
The EU has finally recovered all the net employment losses sustained since the global financial crisis. It has been a long and painful process. But there is at last growing evidence of positive momentum in EU labour markets, if not quite 'animal ...

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Apple founder Steve Jobs is the subject of a new opera - Southeast Missourian

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Southeast Missourian

Apple founder Steve Jobs is the subject of a new opera
Southeast Missourian
Edward Parks portrays Steve Jobs in the Santa Fe Opera's world premiere of Mason Bates and Mark Campbell's opera, "The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs," in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Ken Howard ~ Santa Fe Opera via AP. SANTA FE, N.M. -- It's 2007, and Steve ...
Steve Jobs Opera Premieres in Santa Fe This SaturdayMac Rumors
Steve Jobs opera 'The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs' set to debut this weekend in Santa Fe9to5Mac
Steve Jobs opera set to premier this week after two years of preparationAppleInsider (press release) (blog)

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Aerospace leaders see education as the key to employment in Washington state - GeekWire

July 19, 2017 - 7:13pm

GeekWire

Aerospace leaders see education as the key to employment in Washington state
GeekWire
Students at Mountlake Terrace High School Aaron Quach and Jonathan Thiem, students at Mountlake Terrace High School, work on a Boeing-backed class project that involves designing an efficient airplane wing. (Boeing Photo / Katie Lomax). The state of ...

Jay mill to shut down paper machine permanently, cut 120 jobs - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

July 19, 2017 - 5:23pm

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Jay mill to shut down paper machine permanently, cut 120 jobs
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
The announcement Wednesday by Verso Corp. came after the company had said in November it would idle the key papermaking machine temporarily because of declining customer demand. By Kate McCormickMorning Sentinel. Follow on Twitter · Email ...

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Disabled Artisans Seek Equality in Behind-the-Camera Jobs - Variety

July 19, 2017 - 5:01pm

Variety

Disabled Artisans Seek Equality in Behind-the-Camera Jobs
Variety
Amid talk about Hollywood diversity, one group gets consistently overlooked: people with disabilities, who comprise 19% of the U.S. population (57 million). They're seeking more representation behind the camera, and the biggest hurdle is convincing ...