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Orange County Register
Men own more more O.C. homes than women – and pricier ones, reports saysfor men; $53,809 (31 percent) for women. “Women earn less than men on average
Men own more more O.C. homes than women – and pricier ones, reports says
Orange County Register / Posted 11 hours ago
for men; $53,809 (31 percent) for women. “Women earn less than men on average – 19 percent less in 2015, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics – giving them less purchasing power when it comes to buying a home,” said Daren Blomquist, a... Read more
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examiner.com
Former McDonald’s chief says robots will replace employees before $15 wagerather than paying employees a livable wage then companies are going to do away
Former McDonald’s chief says robots will replace employees before $15 wage
examiner.com / Posted 13 hours ago
rather than paying employees a livable wage then companies are going to do away with their employees. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are currently 3 million U.S. workers earning less than or exactly the federal minimum wage.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Unemployment inches higher in Chicago metro areanumber of people working or seeking work. The labor force for the Chicago MSA h
Unemployment inches higher in Chicago metro area
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
number of people working or seeking work. The labor force for the Chicago MSA hit 5 million in March, the largest since the Bureau of Labor Statistics started tracking it in the early 1990s, it said. In addition, in Illinois, the number of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Restaurants Show Growing Economyeating out. Restaurants have been defying recent stock market trends and outper
Restaurants Show Growing Economy
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 hours ago
eating out. Restaurants have been defying recent stock market trends and outperforming other sectors in reports from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The Great Recession took a toll on all discretionary spending, and restaurants were no... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Restaurants Show Growing Economyeating out. Restaurants have been defying recent stock market trends and outper
Restaurants Show Growing Economy
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 hours ago
eating out. Restaurants have been defying recent stock market trends and outperforming other sectors in reports from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The Great Recession took a toll on all discretionary spending, and restaurants were no... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Senior citizens still feeling effects of economic crisis by working longeranytime soon. Once a month she takes some of the money she earns and donates it
Senior citizens still feeling effects of economic crisis by working longer
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
anytime soon. Once a month she takes some of the money she earns and donates it to people living in nursing homes. The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates 22 percent of adults 65 and older will still be in the workforce by 2024. Rela... Read more
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Brisbane Times
These are the countries where millennials will work themselves to deathper cent in China, 12 per cent in the US, 11 per cent in Australia and just 3 p
These are the countries where millennials will work themselves to death
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
per cent in China, 12 per cent in the US, 11 per cent in Australia and just 3 per cent in Spain. Earlier this year, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics determined 18.9 per cent of Americans over the age of 65 were still working, the highest rate... Read more
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WA Today
These are the countries where millennials will work themselves to deathper cent in China, 12 per cent in the US, 11 per cent in Australia and just 3 p
These are the countries where millennials will work themselves to death
WA Today / Posted yesterday
per cent in China, 12 per cent in the US, 11 per cent in Australia and just 3 per cent in Spain. Earlier this year, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics determined 18.9 per cent of Americans over the age of 65 were still working, the highest rate... Read more
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The Age
These are the countries where millennials will work themselves to deathper cent in China, 12 per cent in the US, 11 per cent in Australia and just 3 p
These are the countries where millennials will work themselves to death
The Age / Posted yesterday
per cent in China, 12 per cent in the US, 11 per cent in Australia and just 3 per cent in Spain. Earlier this year, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics determined 18.9 per cent of Americans over the age of 65 were still working, the highest rate... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
These are the countries where millennials will work themselves to deathper cent in China, 12 per cent in the US, 11 per cent in Australia and just 3 p
These are the countries where millennials will work themselves to death
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
per cent in China, 12 per cent in the US, 11 per cent in Australia and just 3 per cent in Spain. Earlier this year, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics determined 18.9 per cent of Americans over the age of 65 were still working, the highest rate... Read more
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Canberra Times
These are the countries where millennials will work themselves to deathper cent in China, 12 per cent in the US, 11 per cent in Australia and just 3 p
These are the countries where millennials will work themselves to death
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
per cent in China, 12 per cent in the US, 11 per cent in Australia and just 3 per cent in Spain. Earlier this year, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics determined 18.9 per cent of Americans over the age of 65 were still working, the highest rate... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
SCS students seek employment after high schooldidn't get the Tennessee Promise like she was promised because of technicalitie
SCS students seek employment after high school
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
didn't get the Tennessee Promise like she was promised because of technicalities," he said. Recent numbers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics indicated nearly 52% of high school graduates nationwide went straight to work after receiving... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Uber takes major step for workerson the topic. In January of this year, President Obama called for portable bene
Uber takes major step for workers
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
on the topic. In January of this year, President Obama called for portable benefits in his State of the Union address, the Bureau of Labor Statistics committed to renew a survey of contingent workers in the upcoming census, and the Department of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Renting a Chicago apartment becoming less affordable, study says$76,900. But renters average less than half of that, Aurand said. To identify
Renting a Chicago apartment becoming less affordable, study says
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
$76,900. But renters average less than half of that, Aurand said. To identify average renter income, the researchers used Bureau of Labor Statistics figures on pay. They considered rents "affordable" when no more than 30 percent of income is spent... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Getting High On Interest Rates: What's New at the Fedmostly health care insurance, to wages. As a result, hourly compensation has be
Getting High On Interest Rates: What's New at the Fed
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
mostly health care insurance, to wages. As a result, hourly compensation has been increasing less rapidly than wages. The Bureau of Labor Statistics' Employment Cost Index, which includes both wages and benefits, increased by just 1.9 over the... Read more
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Investopedia
Baby Boomer Economics: 5 Facts to Help You Plan Your Retirementsecurity and plan for your own future. That's why we were so interested in the
Baby Boomer Economics: 5 Facts to Help You Plan Your Retirement
Investopedia / Posted yesterday
security and plan for your own future. That's why we were so interested in the data from a recent report published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on families with at least one member aged 55 or older. We’ve narrowed down the findings to those... Read more
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ajc.com
Atlanta apartment rent: What can you afford?– meaning half of wage earners are above and half below – is $17.47 an hour, ac
Atlanta apartment rent: What can you afford?
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
– meaning half of wage earners are above and half below – is $17.47 an hour, according to the most recent data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. A number of Atlanta jobs pay on average about half that median, according to the BLS:... Read more
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Market Watch
A robot will take your order nowApril 2016, compared with 5.4% of high school graduates and 4.1% of those with
A robot will take your order now
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
April 2016, compared with 5.4% of high school graduates and 4.1% of those with some college or an associate’s degree. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that jobs in the food and beverage serving industry will grow 10% in the next decade, as... Read more
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USA Today
AFL-CIO, unions target potential Trump votersdecline, accounting for 11% of wage and salary workers in 2015, down from 20% i
AFL-CIO, unions target potential Trump voters
USA Today / Posted yesterday
decline, accounting for 11% of wage and salary workers in 2015, down from 20% in 1983, the first year for which comparable Bureau of Labor Statistics data is available. Yet, in some critical swing states, union membership remains high enough to... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Car catches fire at NAPA Auto Parts in Birminghamunemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alaba
Car catches fire at NAPA Auto Parts in Birmingham
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
unemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alabama Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Montgomery area’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent in April. According to new data... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Expect delays on I-85 NB near Taylor Rd. due to constructionunemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alaba
Expect delays on I-85 NB near Taylor Rd. due to construction
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
unemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alabama Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Montgomery area’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent in April. According to new data... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Trial underway for man charged in wreck that killed 4unemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alaba
Trial underway for man charged in wreck that killed 4
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
unemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alabama Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Montgomery area’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent in April. According to new data... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Motion for jury trial granted for former Lawrence Co. animal shelter directorunemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alaba
Motion for jury trial granted for former Lawrence Co. animal shelter director
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
unemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alabama Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Montgomery area’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent in April. According to new data... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Body of prominent Prattville resident found in Autauga Countyunemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alaba
Body of prominent Prattville resident found in Autauga County
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
unemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alabama Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Montgomery area’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent in April. According to new data... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Alexander County mother charged in death of 4-day-old childunemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alaba
Alexander County mother charged in death of 4-day-old child
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
unemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alabama Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Montgomery area’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent in April. According to new data... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
13-old hits hole-in-one in Olive Branchunemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alaba
13-old hits hole-in-one in Olive Branch
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
unemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alabama Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Montgomery area’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent in April. According to new data... Read more
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The Hill
Study: Military spouses' unemployment costs up to $1Bsee Congress hold hearings to address the issue of military spouse unemployment
Study: Military spouses' unemployment costs up to $1B
The Hill / Posted yesterday
see Congress hold hearings to address the issue of military spouse unemployment. She said it would also be helpful for the Bureau of Labor Statistics to specifically track military spouse unemployment in the same way it tracks veterans... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Here's how much the 15 most popular jobs in the US payAccording to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, about 138 million people are curre
Here's how much the 15 most popular jobs in the US pay
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, about 138 million people are currently employed in the US. We recently sifted through the BLS' Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates survey to see the breakdown of the jobs these people hold — and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Here's how much the 15 most popular jobs in the US payAccording to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, about 138 million people are curre
Here's how much the 15 most popular jobs in the US pay
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, about 138 million people are currently employed in the US. We recently sifted through the BLS' Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates survey to see the breakdown of the jobs these people hold — and... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Former McDonald's USA CEO: $35K Robots Cheaper Than Hiring at $15 Per Hour | Fox BusinessMcDonald’s (MCD) USA CEO Ed Rensi during an interview on the FOX Business Netwo
Former McDonald's USA CEO: $35K Robots Cheaper Than Hiring at $15 Per Hour | Fox Business
The Oklahoman / Posted yesterday
McDonald’s (MCD) USA CEO Ed Rensi during an interview on the FOX Business Network’s Mornings with Maria. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 1.3 million people earned the current minimum wage of $7.25 per hour with about 1.7 million... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Here's how much the 15 most popular jobs in the US payAccording to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, about 138 million people are curre
Here's how much the 15 most popular jobs in the US pay
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, about 138 million people are currently employed in the US. We recently sifted through the BLS' Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates survey to see the breakdown of the jobs these people hold — and... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Brunswick woman videotapes police encounter, video goes viralunemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alaba
Brunswick woman videotapes police encounter, video goes viral
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
unemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alabama Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Montgomery area’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent in April. According to new data... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Alarm could detect electricity in water, save swimmers' livesunemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alaba
Alarm could detect electricity in water, save swimmers' lives
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
unemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alabama Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Montgomery area’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent in April. According to new data... Read more
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Newsmax
Ex-CEO of McDonald's: Cheaper to Buy $35K Robot Than Pay $15 Per Hourto buy a $35,000 robotic arm than it is to hire an employee who's inefficient m
Ex-CEO of McDonald's: Cheaper to Buy $35K Robot Than Pay $15 Per Hour
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
to buy a $35,000 robotic arm than it is to hire an employee who's inefficient making $15 an hour bagging french fries." Bureau of Labor Statistics figures show about 3 million workers, 3.9 percent of all hourly paid workers, made the current... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Tuskegee Univ. gets plug on Tonight Showunemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alaba
Tuskegee Univ. gets plug on Tonight Show
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
unemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alabama Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Montgomery area’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent in April. According to new data... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Scheduled water outage to affect northeast Madison County residentsunemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alaba
Scheduled water outage to affect northeast Madison County residents
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
unemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alabama Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Montgomery area’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent in April. According to new data... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Crews to start utility work on Alabama Highway 53unemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alaba
Crews to start utility work on Alabama Highway 53
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
unemployment rate now below state average According to new data from the Alabama Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Montgomery area’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent in April. According to new data... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Montgomery unemployment rate now below state averageAccording to new data from the Alabama Department of Labor and the Bureau of La
Montgomery unemployment rate now below state average
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
According to new data from the Alabama Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Montgomery area’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent in April. That's a 1 percent decline from the previous month and 1 percent below the state... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Q&A: Is the 'math myth' holding back students who don't need it?and math jobs.The notion that there is now and will be a great shortage of work
Q&A: Is the 'math myth' holding back students who don't need it?
The Oakdale Leader / Posted yesterday
and math jobs.The notion that there is now and will be a great shortage of workers with STEM credentials is a myth. The Bureau of Labor Statistics project how many people in various jobs will be needed in the next decade. About 5 percent of the... Read more
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Business Wire
Cigna Survey: U.S. Workers Rely on Good Intentions More Than Disability Coverage to Protect Financial Healthsupplemental insurance products like critical illness, accidental injury or hos
Cigna Survey: U.S. Workers Rely on Good Intentions More Than Disability Coverage to Protect Financial Health
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
supplemental insurance products like critical illness, accidental injury or hospital indemnity insurance. According to the Bureau of Labor Statisticsii, only 39 percent of private industry workers have short-term disability insurance and even fewer... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Should you vote for ColoradoCare?On average, that costs a business 13.5 percent of its payroll costs, according
Should you vote for ColoradoCare?
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted yesterday
On average, that costs a business 13.5 percent of its payroll costs, according to a 2015 nationwide report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, including the medical portion of worker's compensation. Aguilar adds that many businesses also... Read more
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Air Force Times
Military spouse unemployment may be costing U.S. up to $1 billionand the Defense Department. They also looked at other reports about the general
Military spouse unemployment may be costing U.S. up to $1 billion
Air Force Times / Posted 2 days ago
and the Defense Department. They also looked at other reports about the general population, including those from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Census Bureau. They compared unemployment rates, underemployment, reduced labor... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Job-seeking teens face another tough summerAfrican Americans have suffered even higher unemployment with black teens hover
Job-seeking teens face another tough summer
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 2 days ago
African Americans have suffered even higher unemployment with black teens hovering near 40 percent.Remember too that the Bureau of Labor Statistics doesn’t consider potential workers who have stopped looking as part of the labor force, and... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Developmentally disabled find jobs fulfillinga right fit, and employers may be missing an opportunity to fill positions, inc
Developmentally disabled find jobs fulfilling
Naples Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
a right fit, and employers may be missing an opportunity to fill positions, including part-time jobs, she said. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports the percentage of adults with intellectual or developmental disabilities who are working... Read more
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The News & Observer
Making sure NC meets the demand for advanced degreesskills. Yet today’s research and development economy requires the expertise tha
Making sure NC meets the demand for advanced degrees
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
skills. Yet today’s research and development economy requires the expertise that comes with an advanced degree. The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that between 2012 and 2022, employers will add nearly 2.4 million jobs that require a... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Beef prices decreasingCOLUMBIA – Beef prices are decreasing. This comes just in time for Memorial Day
Beef prices decreasing
KOMU Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA – Beef prices are decreasing. This comes just in time for Memorial Day weekend. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, uncooked ground beef has been declining. The average price of uncooked ground beef peaked in February 2015 at $4.71... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Walmart Announces It Has Hired 3,584 Veterans in Ark.of the commitment in May 2013. Despite unemployment among veterans being at it
Walmart Announces It Has Hired 3,584 Veterans in Ark.
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 2 days ago
of the commitment in May 2013. Despite unemployment among veterans being at its lowest in eight years, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, veterans from the Gulf War era continue to be under or unemployed. “As a veteran, I know how... Read more
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Orange County Register
Lower prices for Folgers, Dunkin' Donuts store packagesCoffee & Tea couldn’t be immediately reached. The average per pound cost of co
Lower prices for Folgers, Dunkin' Donuts store packages
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
Coffee & Tea couldn’t be immediately reached. The average per pound cost of coffee in April was $4.42, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ consumer price index, down from $4.99 last April. “For the last several quarters, lower green... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hayden firm earns safety training award - Businessmust meet a minimum gold level score on the 20 key components and have an incid
Hayden firm earns safety training award - Business
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
must meet a minimum gold level score on the 20 key components and have an incidence rate equal to or below the national Bureau of Labor Statistics average for their North American Industry Classification System code. “All of our employees are... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Statement of Dissent by Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo on the Cross-Border Application of the Margin Requirementstransactions over which U.S. jurisdiction is inappropriate and an undue drain o
Statement of Dissent by Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo on the Cross-Border Application of the Margin Requirements
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 2 days ago
transactions over which U.S. jurisdiction is inappropriate and an undue drain on precious regulatory resources. 8 Bureau of Labor Statistics, The Employment Situation—April 2016, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, May 6, 2016,... Read more
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