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  • Cost-cuts put gold miners between rock and a hard place

    (Reuters) - Deep cost cuts have helped to restore profits at gold miners pummeled by a one-third slide in bullion prices in the past three years, but the fix may only be short term and could be setting the industry up for even more long-term pain. The...
  • Day to define vision and future in Palm Beach County

    Day to define vision and future in Palm Beach County
    The Palm Beach County Commission has a chance to plan the future of the county's last major undeveloped region. Today, the commission should take that chance. Before the commission is Minto West, the controversial project proposed for the former...
  • Father-Son Team Guide JAK's Flooring Through Recession To Emerge Stronger, Smarter

    Father-Son Team Guide JAK's Flooring Through Recession To Emerge Stronger, Smarter
    HARTFORD — When Jeff King was laid off from a construction purchasing job in 2007 two years after he graduated college, it was just the beginning of a major recession for the construction industry. His father, Allan, who was running both a hardware...
  • Labor costs weighing down Postal Service

    The following editorial appeared in the Orange County Register on Thursday, Aug. 28: There is even more bad financial news for the U.S. Postal Service, according to a report released last week by the agency's Office of Inspector General. In addition to...
  • State support for job cuts boosts prospects of latest Malaysia Airlines plan

    State support for job cuts boosts prospects of latest Malaysia Airlines plan
    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The plan to save Malaysia Airlines (MAS) could succeed where past endeavours have failed because the government has finally put politics aside by agreeing to sweeping job cuts, people briefed on the restructuring told Reuters. The...
  • Costa Mesa council considers nearly $25M union contract today

    A nearly $25 million employment contract with Costa Mesa's municipal employee union will go for City Council review Tuesday. The roughly 200-member Costa Mesa City Employees Assn. ratified the contract last month, but the deal still faces two public...
  • Turner Broadcasting cuts could grow to 1,500 jobs

    Turner Broadcasting's job reductions could grow to as many 1,500 workers, a person with direct knowledge of the situation said Tuesday. Word of broader job cuts comes as Turner executives confirmed plans this week to offer buyouts to 600 older workers as...
  • Turner Broadcasting offers employee buyouts, plans more staff cuts

    Turner Broadcasting offers employee buyouts, plans more staff cuts
    Grappling with ratings doldrums and increased competition, Turner Broadcasting plans to cut several hundred workers as part of an overhaul of its operations. On Tuesday, the Atlanta cable TV programmer notified employees that it was offering buyouts...
  • San Bernardino County's smallest city faces big financial woes

    For four decades, the smallest city in San Bernardino County fought them. But the financial burdens that have troubled this city since its incorporation 44 years ago have finally caught up to it. Back in 1970, San Bernardino County staffers...
  • John Deere announces second big round of layoffs

     
    Filed under: Hirings/Firings/Layoffs, Work Farm and heavy equipment manufacturer Deere - of John Deere tractor fame - has announced that it will indefinitely layoff some 460 workers at its Waterloo, IA facility, effective as of October 20. This latest...
  • Insight: Brazil's slump hits job market as election approaches

    SAO PAULO/BRASILIA (Reuters) - Many of Brazil's biggest retailers, homebuilders and carmakers are cutting jobs as Latin America's largest economy teeters on the edge of recession, a fresh blow to President Dilma Rousseff's re-election bid. For years, low...
  • Ad Watch: Pennsylvania governor's race

    THE RACE: Pennsylvania governor. THE CANDIDATES: Incumbent Republican Tom Corbett and Democrat Tom Wolf. THE AD: "Behind" is a 30-second television commercial paid for by PA Families First, a special interest group tied to the Democratic Governor's...