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WORKFORCE: Inland jobs picking up steam - Press-Enterprise

Employment News - October 18, 2014 - 12:41am

WORKFORCE: Inland jobs picking up steam
Press-Enterprise
That is the assessment of September employment numbers by economists John Husing and Esmael Adibi. The jobless rate for Inland Southern California was 8.2 percent, down from a revised 8.7 percent in August and below the year-ago estimate of 9.9 ...

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Sluggish Pa. employment persists in September - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 11:03pm

Sluggish Pa. employment persists in September
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pennsylvania's economy is growing about a quarter as fast as the rest of the country, and employment numbers released Friday produced no evidence the pace is speeding up. Unemployment in Pennsylvania fell to 5.7 percent in September, on a seasonally ...

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Minnesota adds 7200 jobs, adding to employment rally - Duluth News Tribune

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 10:47pm

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Minnesota adds 7200 jobs, adding to employment rally
Duluth News Tribune
For the second straight month, Minnesota has posted a strong boost in hiring as the state rallied from what had earlier been a year of tepid job growth. Advertisement. Combined with an upward revision to an already robust August report, the state's ...
State adds 7200 jobs in SeptemberBrainerd Daily Dispatch
Unemployment falls in Ohio; jobs addedToledo Blade
Construction Jobs Help State's Unemployment RateNBC 7 San Diego
Santa Rosa Press Democrat -PoliticsPA -The Star-Ledger
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Seasonal jobs outlook robust this year - USA TODAY

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 8:54pm

USA TODAY

Seasonal jobs outlook robust this year
USA TODAY
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas will be brighter this year for seasonal workers looking for extra cash and a choice of positions. Can you hem a pair of men's slacks? Froth milk for a latte? Or carefully line up letters to ...

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California loses 9800 jobs in September but jobless rate falls to 7.3% - Los Angeles Times

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 7:29pm

California loses 9800 jobs in September but jobless rate falls to 7.3%
Los Angeles Times
California officials said employers in the state cut their payrolls by 9,800 jobs last month, a drop that baffled economists, who say the figure belies the underlying strength of the state's economy. Experts widely viewed the disappointing jobs numbers ...

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California loses 9800 jobs in September but jobless rate falls to 7.3% - Los Angeles Times

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 7:29pm

California loses 9800 jobs in September but jobless rate falls to 7.3%
Los Angeles Times
California officials said employers in the state cut their payrolls by 9,800 jobs last month, a drop that baffled economists, who say the figure belies the underlying strength of the state's economy. Experts widely viewed the disappointing jobs numbers ...

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Employment rates in Texas on the rise - Tyler Morning Telegraph

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 7:21pm

Employment rates in Texas on the rise
Tyler Morning Telegraph
The Tyler area saw an employment rate of 94.8 percent in September, up slightly from the month before. The local employment rate last month was an increase from the 94.6 percent experienced here in August, and a hike from the 93.3 percent rate a year ...
Texas breaks record for jobs added in 12-month spanDallas Morning News
Texas adds 36400 jobs in September, DFW unemployment rate dropsDallas Business Journal

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Unemployment rate drops as OC adds 12100 jobs in September - OCRegister

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 6:54pm

Unemployment rate drops as OC adds 12100 jobs in September
OCRegister
Job-seekers visit the Starbucks table at the Latpro jobs fair at Hyatt Regency in Garden Grove on Thursday. From left, are Kathryn Daly, Georgina Senteno and Rob Franco from Starbucks. The job fair was geared at recruiting bilingual job-seekers.
OC Adds 12100 Jobs, Unemployment FallsOrange County Business Journal

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South Florida's jobs scene continues to brighten - MiamiHerald.com

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 4:36pm

MiamiHerald.com

South Florida's jobs scene continues to brighten
MiamiHerald.com
South Florida's job market continues to mend. Greater Miami's jobless rate fell to 6.8 percent in September, while the Fort Lauderdale area's unemployment rate fell to 5.2 percent, according to data, not seasonally adjusted, from the U.S. Bureau of ...

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In Mexico, Jobs Without The Recovery - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 3:37pm

Wall Street Journal (blog)

In Mexico, Jobs Without The Recovery
Wall Street Journal (blog)
A woman sells flowers to drivers at a traffic light on Reforma Avenue in Mexico City. Mexicans employed in informal activities or under informal conditions was 58% last month, compared with 60% in 2012. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images (2011).

September employment up by 47600 over 2013 - Salt Lake Tribune

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 2:35pm

September employment up by 47600 over 2013
Salt Lake Tribune
The state's economy supported 47,600 more jobs in September than it did a year earlier, a robust 3.7 percent growth rate that is one of Utah's best monthly figures of the post-recession era. Tweet ...

Democrats And Jobs: Love Them Or Hate Them? - Forbes

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 2:15pm

Forbes

Democrats And Jobs: Love Them Or Hate Them?
Forbes
Historically, the Democrats proudly have worn the mantle of “the party of labor.” In practice, though, there has been an interesting dichotomy: they undoubtedly are the party of organized labor, with unions being a major pillar of the Democratic Party ...

Data Breach Bulletin: Kmart, POODLE, Oregon Employment Department, UC ... - Forbes

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 1:28pm

Forbes

Data Breach Bulletin: Kmart, POODLE, Oregon Employment Department, UC ...
Forbes
Kmart – Last Friday, Kmart slipped the news that the retailer had been the latest victim of a credit card breach into a late afternoon SEC filing. Soon after, Kmart released an official statement and posted information for customers on its website ...

Plenty of jobs for people in Wisconsin who want to work, Scott Walker says - PolitiFact

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 11:51am

PolitiFact

Plenty of jobs for people in Wisconsin who want to work, Scott Walker says
PolitiFact
Job openings collected on a State of Wisconsin website have been accumulating rapidly in the weeks before the Nov. 4, 2014 gubernatorial election. Gov. Scott Walker broke his promise to create 250,000 jobs, but as he seeks re-election, he argues there ...

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Wisconsin's latest jobs upswing good news for election-bound Walker - Watchdog.org

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 9:56am

Wisconsin's latest jobs upswing good news for election-bound Walker
Watchdog.org
MADISON, Wis. — If next month's gubernatorial election really is all about jobs, then the latest employment figures — released less than three weeks before election day — allow Gov. Scott Walker to answer the criticisms of his opponent and the left ...
BLS Estimates 8400 Private-Sector Jobs Were Added In SeptemberWisconsin Public Radio News
Wisconsin unemployment rate drops in September, 8400 private sector jobs addedMinneapolis Star Tribune

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Binghamton continues to lose jobs - Press & Sun-Bulletin

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 7:47am

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Binghamton continues to lose jobs
Press & Sun-Bulletin
The Binghamton metro area — comprised of Broome and Tioga counties — had 83,600 private-sector jobs in September, a drop of 200 from one year ago. Loading… Post to Facebook. Binghamton continues to lose jobs The Binghamton metro area ...

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Increase of jobs in Buffalo Niagara reaches slowest pace since March - Buffalo News

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 6:24am

Increase of jobs in Buffalo Niagara reaches slowest pace since March
Buffalo News
The Buffalo Niagara region's summer hiring surge slowed during September, with local companies adding jobs at their slowest annual pace since March. The region added 2,600 jobs over September 2013, a 0.5 percent increase – although the gains in ...
Buffalo jobs: September gains in the private sectorBuffalo Business First

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Report: Christian Bale Will Play Steve Jobs - Gizmodo

Employment News - October 17, 2014 - 4:02am

Gizmodo

Report: Christian Bale Will Play Steve Jobs
Gizmodo
Yes, we've known for a while that Christian Bale might be the next actor to portray Steve Jobs, but Variety now seems mighty sure: the publication is reporting that our favorite Batman will indeed play our favorite technology pitchman in Sony's new movie.
Christian Bale 'is' Steve Jobs: Magical movie inboundComputerworld
Christian Bale to Play Steve Jobs in New MovieVariety
Christian Bale in Talks to Play Steve Jobs in BiopicIGN
Business Insider -Apple Insider -Uproxx
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R.I. economy improving, but jobs growth shows little movement - The Providence Journal

Employment News - October 16, 2014 - 10:21pm

R.I. economy improving, but jobs growth shows little movement
The Providence Journal
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New port could create 4000 jobs - The News Journal

Employment News - October 16, 2014 - 8:37pm

The News Journal

New port could create 4000 jobs
The News Journal
An effort to expand the Port of Wilmington to a 176-acre site on the Delaware River in New Castle will move forward Friday with a public forum that is expected to reveal preliminary findings of a $100,000 feasibility study. Loading… Post to Facebook ...
Port of Wilmington Expansion Could Bring 4000 JobsDelmarva Public Radio

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