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Newsmax
Motley Fool: 7 Reasons Middle Class Faces Serious Troublenet worth of middle-class families has taken a hit.” 7. Growing Reliance on Pa
Motley Fool: 7 Reasons Middle Class Faces Serious Trouble
Newsmax / Posted an hour ago
net worth of middle-class families has taken a hit.” 7. Growing Reliance on Part-Time Work. “Based on data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than 6 million people in August 2016 were part-time workers for economic reasons. In... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Study finds New York Is the 7th best state for teachers, Jersey #1Here's how New York scored: Teacher-Friendliness of New York (1=Best; 25=Avg.)
Study finds New York Is the 7th best state for teachers, Jersey #1
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 hours ago
Here's how New York scored: Teacher-Friendliness of New York (1=Best; 25=Avg.) Data used to create the rankings were collected from the U.S. Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, the National Education Association and other organ... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
It's time to end the 9-5 workdayshould be for all of us whose jobs aren't shift-based — that is, for the 42 per
It's time to end the 9-5 workday
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
should be for all of us whose jobs aren't shift-based — that is, for the 42 percent of the workforce who, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, don't work hourly wage jobs. We should decide how and when to get our work done — yet so many of... Read more
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Providence Business News
R.I. 20th best state to start a businessrate of new entrepreneurs in a given month as well as the density of startup bu
R.I. 20th best state to start a business
Providence Business News / Posted 2 hours ago
rate of new entrepreneurs in a given month as well as the density of startup businesses per 1,000 existing businesses; U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for data on the ratio of business creations to business deaths; U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis... Read more
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USA Today
Cities with the fastest growing (and shrinking) economiesmajor industry to GDP growth or decline. Annual average unemployment rates and
Cities with the fastest growing (and shrinking) economies
USA Today / Posted 3 hours ago
major industry to GDP growth or decline. Annual average unemployment rates and total annual employment figures are from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Industry employment composition and earnings are based on data collected by the U.S. Census... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
It's time to kill the 9-5 workdayshould be for all of us whose jobs aren't shift-based — that is, for the 42 per
It's time to kill the 9-5 workday
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
should be for all of us whose jobs aren't shift-based — that is, for the 42 percent of the workforce who, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, don't work hourly wage jobs. We should decide how and when to get our work done, yet so many of... Read more
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Business Wire
As More Employers Offer High Deductible Health Plans, Working Americans Require More Support, According to New Guardian Studyconcerning The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America® as of 12/31/15 on a
As More Employers Offer High Deductible Health Plans, Working Americans Require More Support, According to New Guardian Study
Business Wire / Posted 4 hours ago
concerning The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America® as of 12/31/15 on a statutory basis: Admitted Assets = $48.1 Billion; Liabilities = $42 Billion (including $37 Billion of Reserves); and Surplus = $6.1 Billion. 1. Bureau of Labor Statis... Read more
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The Atlantic
What the FBI's Crime Numbers Mean in One Citypercent of them living in poverty. Its unemployment rate is 4.2, compared to th
What the FBI's Crime Numbers Mean in One City
The Atlantic / Posted 5 hours ago
percent of them living in poverty. Its unemployment rate is 4.2, compared to the national average of 5.6, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics figures from August. The poverty rate has oscillated between 13 and 21 percent in the last... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Missouri added 8,700 private employers in 2015Research and Information Center using state unemployment insurance data, as wel
Missouri added 8,700 private employers in 2015
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 19 hours ago
Research and Information Center using state unemployment insurance data, as well as the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, a cooperative program between the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the state labor market informati... Read more
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USA Today
7 reasons the middle class is in serious troublewages grow on a nominal basis but stay relatively stagnant on an inflation-adju
7 reasons the middle class is in serious trouble
USA Today / Posted 21 hours ago
wages grow on a nominal basis but stay relatively stagnant on an inflation-adjusted basis. Based on data provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and interpreted by the Pew Research Center, nominal wages for average hourly workers jumped better... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Places with the highest paychecksknown to pay more than others. And now we have a better idea where those areas
Places with the highest paychecks
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
known to pay more than others. And now we have a better idea where those areas are, thanks to a recent report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). To establish the highest-paying counties, the BLS looked at first-quarter 2016 data from... Read more
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USA Today
Places with the highest paychecksknown to pay more than others. And now we have a better idea where those areas
Places with the highest paychecks
USA Today / Posted yesterday
known to pay more than others. And now we have a better idea where those areas are, thanks to a recent report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). To establish the highest-paying counties, the BLS looked at first-quarter 2016 data from... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Missouri outpaces neighbors in business growthinsurance data, as well as the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, a coop
Missouri outpaces neighbors in business growth
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
insurance data, as well as the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, a cooperative program between the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the state labor market information centers. Small businesses with 10 employees or fewer... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Drop in government jobs fuels jobless rate increaseemployed and 717 unemployed. The preliminary seasonally adjusted job estimates
Drop in government jobs fuels jobless rate increase
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
employed and 717 unemployed. The preliminary seasonally adjusted job estimates from the Kansas Department of Labor and Bureau of Labor Statistics indicate Kansas nonfarm jobs decreased by 2,600 from July. Since last month, Kansas private sector... Read more
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FOX Business
Here's Why Your Social Security Check Is Hardly Going To Budge In 2017benefits in 2017? It all boils down to the weighting of certain expenses as the
Here's Why Your Social Security Check Is Hardly Going To Budge In 2017
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
benefits in 2017? It all boils down to the weighting of certain expenses as they pertain to the CPI-W. In August, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released its monthly Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) report. The CPI-U takes... Read more
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FOX Business
Here's Why Your Social Security Check Is Hardly Going To Budge In 2017benefits in 2017? It all boils down to the weighting of certain expenses as the
Here's Why Your Social Security Check Is Hardly Going To Budge In 2017
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
benefits in 2017? It all boils down to the weighting of certain expenses as they pertain to the CPI-W. In August, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released its monthly Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) report. The CPI-U takes... Read more
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iol.co.za
Time to ditch the 9-5 day?should be for all of us whose jobs aren't shift-based - that is, for the 42 per
Time to ditch the 9-5 day?
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
should be for all of us whose jobs aren't shift-based - that is, for the 42 percent of the workforce who, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, don't work hourly wage jobs. We should decide how and when to get our work done - yet so many of... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Mandatory ACT testing seen as plus for studentsof ACT, Inc.'s primary goals is to increase college readiness and help more stu
Mandatory ACT testing seen as plus for students
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
of ACT, Inc.'s primary goals is to increase college readiness and help more students enroll in college. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 69.2 percent of 2015 high school graduates in the United States enrolled in some sort of... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Safety report shows decline of workplace injuries in Ohioa 16.7 percent decrease in the rate of private sector injuries in the BWC syste
Safety report shows decline of workplace injuries in Ohio
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 2 days ago
a 16.7 percent decrease in the rate of private sector injuries in the BWC system between calendar years 2010 and 2014. The Bureau of Labor Statistics Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses shows the rest of the nation experienced an 8.6... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Platinum version of Ford's plug-in Fusion is precious metal indeedWe also earned a good grade for hybrid-friendly braking, which helps regenerate
Platinum version of Ford's plug-in Fusion is precious metal indeed
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
We also earned a good grade for hybrid-friendly braking, which helps regenerate the electricity. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in August the average cost of a kilowatt hour nationally was 14 cents. In Houston, it was... Read more
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Fortune
Majority of Americans Are Woefully Unprepared for Financial Emergencieshousehold, including families and single persons, would need $13,994.49 in thei
Majority of Americans Are Woefully Unprepared for Financial Emergencies
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
household, including families and single persons, would need $13,994.49 in their savings to make do, based on data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Even a single person living in one of the cheapest U.S. cities, Fort Wayne, Ind., should have... Read more
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ajc.com
Metro jobless rate ticks down in August10.4 2010: 10.5 2011: 10.3 2012: 8.9 2013: 7.8 2014: 7.2 2015: 5.6 2016:
Metro jobless rate ticks down in August
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
10.4 2010: 10.5 2011: 10.3 2012: 8.9 2013: 7.8 2014: 7.2 2015: 5.6 2016: 5.0 Sources: Georgia Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics AUGUST JOB GROWTH Number added for the month, by year 2012: 17,800 2013: 22,700 2014:... Read more
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Newsmax
Cultural Change Could Transform America's Job Outlookstudies show that the unemployment rate for older millennials is the same as th
Cultural Change Could Transform America's Job Outlook
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
studies show that the unemployment rate for older millennials is the same as the rest of the nation. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, just 5% of 25-34 year olds are unemployed. Meanwhile, the median salary for Americans between 28... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Is a price war ahead for Phoenix-based Sprouts?prices for the food that Americans consume at home slipped 1.9 percent over the
Is a price war ahead for Phoenix-based Sprouts?
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
prices for the food that Americans consume at home slipped 1.9 percent over the past year through August, reported the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Prices have been especially weak for meat, poultry, fish, eggs, dairy products, cereals and... Read more
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The Hill
Beyond black lives protests, lie the income and education gapactually progressing. In my opinion, such a transition will require a renewed f
Beyond black lives protests, lie the income and education gap
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
actually progressing. In my opinion, such a transition will require a renewed focus on access to higher education. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Projections show a positive employment and income differential for those with a... Read more
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The Atlantic
Trump: ‘I’ll Fix It—What Do You Have to Lose?’back, it is just going to continue to get worse and worse.” It’s a claim that
Trump: ‘I’ll Fix It—What Do You Have to Lose?’
The Atlantic / Posted 3 days ago
back, it is just going to continue to get worse and worse.” It’s a claim that drives fact-checkers to distraction. The Bureau of Labor Statistics puts the unemployment rate for blacks between the ages of 16 and 24 at 20.6 percent. Trump prefers... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
Local 10 Miami / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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News 8000
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
News 8000 / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
KTXS Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicagopositions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates
Emanuel's speech eyes the future of Chicago
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
positions. Illinois has one of the highest African-American unemployment rates in the country. A 2015 report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics put the unemployment rate for blacks or African-Americans in Illinois at 12.2%. Only Iowa and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Living In A Van Down By The River – Time To Face The True State Of The Middle Class In Americalast week. I don’t think it’s true. Other surveys have found that it is even
Living In A Van Down By The River – Time To Face The True State Of The Middle Class In America
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
last week. I don’t think it’s true. Other surveys have found that it is even worse than that. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the percentage of the total U.S. adult population that has a full-time job has been hovering... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
USS Jackson docks in home port of San Diegoorganizations are facing today is in cybersecurity. According to a 2015 Peninsu
USS Jackson docks in home port of San Diego
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
organizations are facing today is in cybersecurity. According to a 2015 Peninsula Press analysis of numbers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are more than 200,000 unfilled cybersecurity positions in the U.S. One of the greatest... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
5 American cities where your clients can retire on just Social Securityrate among people aged 65 and above is higher compared with other age groups, b
5 American cities where your clients can retire on just Social Security
Financial Planning.com / Posted 3 days ago
rate among people aged 65 and above is higher compared with other age groups, based on a report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Get some retirement help at workClients are advised to make the most of retirement planning... Read more
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Market Watch
Immigration, not a wall, makes America greaton the number of hours they worked. In other words, they have jobs, but they ar
Immigration, not a wall, makes America great
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
on the number of hours they worked. In other words, they have jobs, but they are lousy jobs. The recent data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics backs this up, with the number of unemployed dropouts near the lowest levels in 25 years. The... Read more
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CNBC
Pornhub scholarship wants to help women in STEM careersscientists and geoscientists, 16 percent of chemical engineers and 12 percent o
Pornhub scholarship wants to help women in STEM careers
CNBC / Posted 4 days ago
scientists and geoscientists, 16 percent of chemical engineers and 12 percent of civil engineers, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This is the second annual scholarship under the Pornhub Cares initiative. While the website and... Read more
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