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  • Layoffs expected at financially troubled O.C. Register

    Layoffs expected at financially troubled O.C. Register
    Layoffs are expected at the Orange County Register six days after its parent company announced cost cuts, including buyouts, immediate furloughs and the merging of newly launched newspapers in Long Beach and Los Angeles. Several staffers already have...
  • Al Jazeera America cuts dozens of staffers

    Al Jazeera America cuts dozens of staffers
    Al Jazeera America is laying off dozens of employees as well as a large number of freelancers less than eight months after the news channel made its debut. In a memo to staff, Al Jazeera America President Kate O'Brian said the planning for and launch of...
  • Motorola Solutions employees being notified of layoffs

    Motorola Solutions employees being notified of layoffs
    Motorola Solutions confirmed it is laying off an unspecified number of employees this year as part of a previously announced plan to reduce global costs by $200 million.  The Schaumburg-based company said employees would be notified this week. The...
  • D112 and union disagree on some aspects of report

    D112 and union disagree on some aspects of report
    North Shore School District 112 and its teachers union aren't seeing eye to eye on some parts of the report that has served as the backbone of recent talks about the district's future – but union officials aren't against a move that would result...
  • Dozens at O.C. Register apply for buyouts as layoffs at newspaper loom

    Dozens at O.C. Register apply for buyouts as layoffs at newspaper loom
    Dozens of veteran journalists have applied for voluntary buyouts at the Orange County Register, and those who haven't are bracing for layoffs in the latest sign that the daily paper's expansion is faltering. Register owner Aaron Kushner told a somber...
  • Sony names Nicole Seligman president of entertainment division

    Sony names Nicole Seligman president of entertainment division
    Sony Corp. executive Nicole Seligman has been given an expanded role at the company, taking on the new position of president of Sony Entertainment. Seligman will oversee the finance, human resources, legal and corporate communications functions of Sony'...
  • Layoffs to Hit Disney's Maker Studios (EXCLUSIVE)

    Layoffs are coming to Maker Studios, the multichannel network recently acquired by Walt Disney Co. Approximately 10% of the 380 employees are expected to be pink-slipped as early as this week, according to sources inside the Los Angeles-based firm. A...
  • O.C. Register owner to cut staff, merge Long Beach and L.A. newspapers

    O.C. Register owner to cut staff, merge Long Beach and L.A. newspapers
    Seven weeks after launching a new Los Angeles newspaper amid great fanfare, the Orange County Register's parent company, Freedom Communications Inc., is showing signs of financial distress. The Santa Ana company said Tuesday that it is merging the...
  • L.A. should trim bank and investment costs, group says

    L.A. should trim bank and investment costs, group says
    With city budget managers intent on limiting new spending and reining in employee benefits, a coalition of union and political groups is fighting back with a report that suggests Los Angeles City Hall is spending too much on Wall Street and not enough...
  • SoCal Edison to lay off hundreds in effort to streamline management

    SoCal Edison to lay off hundreds in effort to streamline management
     Southern California Edison Co. plans to lay off hundreds of employees as part of a management streamlining and outsourcing of some functions such as information technology. The number of workers affected by the cuts will be "in the high hundreds," said...
  • Aerojet Rocketdyne to lay off about 150 workers in Canoga Park

    Aerojet Rocketdyne to lay off about 150 workers in Canoga Park
    About 150 employees at rocket engine maker Aerojet Rocketdyne in Canoga Park were told Wednesday that they would be laid off as part of a companywide reduction that the company says is related to last year's merger. Aerojet Rocketdyne was created by the...
  • Southland newspaper publisher expands with debut of L.A. Register

     Southland newspaper publisher expands with debut of L.A. Register
    Commuters at Union Station in downtown L.A. got an early look Wednesday at the first edition of the Los Angeles Register. A small group of reporters and editors wearing T-shirts stating "A New Voice in L.A." handed out copies to commuters emerging...