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The Seattle Times
Unemployment rates fall below 4 percent in nearly half of U.S. statesrate fell to record lows in two states, evidence that the job market is getting
The Seattle Times / Posted an hour ago
rate fell to record lows in two states, evidence that the job market is getting tighter across much of the country. The Labor Department said Friday that unemployment rates fell in 10 states and rose in only two. Rates were stable in the other... Read more
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NBC Miami
Trump Names Lawyer as New Acting Ethics Chieffor a period in the Clinton White House, where he worked on ethics issues. And
NBC Miami / Posted 2 hours ago
for a period in the Clinton White House, where he worked on ethics issues. And he helped develop an ethics program at the Labor Department. Apol replaces Walter Shaub, an Obama administration appointee who resigned earlier this month from the... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Trump Names Lawyer as New Acting Ethics Chieffor a period in the Clinton White House, where he worked on ethics issues. And
NBC Connecticut / Posted 2 hours ago
for a period in the Clinton White House, where he worked on ethics issues. And he helped develop an ethics program at the Labor Department. Apol replaces Walter Shaub, an Obama administration appointee who resigned earlier this month from the... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Trump Names Lawyer as New Acting Ethics Chieffor a period in the Clinton White House, where he worked on ethics issues. And
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 2 hours ago
for a period in the Clinton White House, where he worked on ethics issues. And he helped develop an ethics program at the Labor Department. Apol replaces Walter Shaub, an Obama administration appointee who resigned earlier this month from the... Read more
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NBC New York
Trump Names Lawyer as New Acting Ethics Chieffor a period in the Clinton White House, where he worked on ethics issues. And
NBC New York / Posted 3 hours ago
for a period in the Clinton White House, where he worked on ethics issues. And he helped develop an ethics program at the Labor Department. Apol replaces Walter Shaub, an Obama administration appointee who resigned earlier this month from the... Read more
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NBC Washington
Trump Names Lawyer as New Acting Ethics Chieffor a period in the Clinton White House, where he worked on ethics issues. And
NBC Washington / Posted 3 hours ago
for a period in the Clinton White House, where he worked on ethics issues. And he helped develop an ethics program at the Labor Department. Apol replaces Walter Shaub, an Obama administration appointee who resigned earlier this month from the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Trump Names Lawyer as New Acting Ethics Chieffor a period in the Clinton White House, where he worked on ethics issues. And
NBC Bay Area / Posted 3 hours ago
for a period in the Clinton White House, where he worked on ethics issues. And he helped develop an ethics program at the Labor Department. Apol replaces Walter Shaub, an Obama administration appointee who resigned earlier this month from the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
U.S. orders Wells Fargo to reinstate whistle-blower and pay $577,500 in compensationThe U.S. Labor Department has ordered Wells Fargo & Co. to reinstate another fo
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 hours ago
The U.S. Labor Department has ordered Wells Fargo & Co. to reinstate another former employee who alleged she was fired after reporting part of the widespread fraud that engulfed the bank in a major scandal. The whistle-blower, a former branch... Read more
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FOX Business
Business events scheduled for the coming weekFoods Market Inc. reports quarterly financial results after the market closes.
FOX Business / Posted 4 hours ago
Foods Market Inc. reports quarterly financial results after the market closes. THURSDAY, July 27 WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases durable goods for June, 8:30 a.m.;... Read more
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FOX Business
Business events scheduled for the coming weekFoods Market Inc. reports quarterly financial results after the market closes.
FOX Business / Posted 4 hours ago
Foods Market Inc. reports quarterly financial results after the market closes. THURSDAY, July 27 WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases durable goods for June, 8:30 a.m.;... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Southwestern Connecticut sees June job totals increasethe overall gain, they’re were going in the right direction,” said Patrick Flah
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 hours ago
the overall gain, they’re were going in the right direction,” said Patrick Flaherty, assistant director of research in the Labor Department. “And Danbury, as it has for most of this recovery, continues to outperform many of the state... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Southwestern Connecticut sees June job totals increasethe overall gain, they’re were going in the right direction,” said Patrick Flah
Darien News-Review / Posted 5 hours ago
the overall gain, they’re were going in the right direction,” said Patrick Flaherty, assistant director of research in the Labor Department. “And Danbury, as it has for most of this recovery, continues to outperform many of the state... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Southwestern Connecticut sees June job totals increasethe overall gain, they’re were going in the right direction,” said Patrick Flah
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
the overall gain, they’re were going in the right direction,” said Patrick Flaherty, assistant director of research in the Labor Department. “And Danbury, as it has for most of this recovery, continues to outperform many of the state... Read more
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Reuters
Wells Fargo ordered to pay $575,000, reinstate whistleblowerconcerns over the opening of customer accounts without their knowledge, the age
Reuters / Posted 6 hours ago
concerns over the opening of customer accounts without their knowledge, the agency said in a statement. The name of the whistleblower was not disclosed. Representatives for the bank and the Labor Department had no immediate response to que... Read more
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FOX Business
Wells Fargo ordered to pay $575,000, reinstate whistleblowertheir knowledge, the agency said in a statement. The name of the whistleblower
FOX Business / Posted 6 hours ago
their knowledge, the agency said in a statement. The name of the whistleblower was not disclosed. Representaties for the bank and the Labor Department had no immediate response to questions. (Reporting by Dan Freed; Editing by Jonat... Read more
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FOX Business
Wells Fargo ordered to pay $575,000, reinstate whistleblowera statement. Continue Reading Below The name of the whistleblower was not dis
FOX Business / Posted 6 hours ago
a statement. Continue Reading Below The name of the whistleblower was not disclosed. Representaties for the bank and the Labor Department had no immediate response to questions. (Reporting by Dan Freed; Editing by Jonathan Oatis)What do you... Read more
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FOX Business
14 US states hired more workers last monthJune, 14 U.S. states experienced a bump in hiring while the unemployment rate f
FOX Business / Posted 7 hours ago
June, 14 U.S. states experienced a bump in hiring while the unemployment rate fell across 10 states. According to the U.S. Labor Department, two states’ unemployment rates fell to record lows last month. North Dakota's unemployment rate fell to... Read more
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FOX Business
14 US states hired more workers last montha bump in hiring while the unemployment rate fell across 10 states. Continue R
FOX Business / Posted 7 hours ago
a bump in hiring while the unemployment rate fell across 10 states. Continue Reading Below According to the U.S. Labor Department, two states’ unemployment rates fell to record lows last month. North Dakota's unemployment rate fell to... Read more
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The Hill
White House chooses interim head of ethics agencyhas also worked as the chief ethics counsel in the Clinton White House, and wor
The Hill / Posted 7 hours ago
has also worked as the chief ethics counsel in the Clinton White House, and worked as counsel the ethics office at the Labor Department from 1992 to 2000. From 1987 to 1992, Apol served as a counsel for the Senate Ethics Committee. “Ideally,... Read more
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The Columbian
Jobless rates fall below 4% in nearly half U.S. statesrate fell to record lows in two states, evidence that the job market is getting
The Columbian / Posted 8 hours ago
rate fell to record lows in two states, evidence that the job market is getting tighter across much of the country. The Labor Department said Friday that unemployment rates fell in 10 states and rose in only 2. Rates were stable in the other 38... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
St. Johnsbury manufacturer closing its doorsits employees because the plant is shutting down. The 41 workers got pink slip
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 hours ago
its employees because the plant is shutting down. The 41 workers got pink slips Monday. North East Precision was a machining and sheet metal fabrication job shop. The state labor department is now meeting with employees to help them find new w... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Jobless rates fall below 4 pct. in nearly half US statesrate fell to record lows in two states, evidence that the job market is getting
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 hours ago
rate fell to record lows in two states, evidence that the job market is getting tighter across much of the country. The Labor Department said Friday that unemployment rates fell in 10 states and rose in only 2. Rates were stable in the other 38... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Employers stepped up hiring in 14 US states last month(AP) - Hiring rose last month in 14 U.S. states, and the unemployment rate fell
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 hours ago
(AP) - Hiring rose last month in 14 U.S. states, and the unemployment rate fell to record lows in two states. The Labor Department says that unemployment rates fell in 10 states and rose in only 2. Rates were stable in the other 38... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Employers stepped up hiring in 14 US states last month(AP) - Hiring rose last month in 14 U.S. states, and the unemployment rate fell
KTTC Rochester / Posted 8 hours ago
(AP) - Hiring rose last month in 14 U.S. states, and the unemployment rate fell to record lows in two states. The Labor Department says that unemployment rates fell in 10 states and rose in only 2. Rates were stable in the other 38... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Employers stepped up hiring in 14 US states last month(AP) - Hiring rose last month in 14 U.S. states, and the unemployment rate fell
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 9 hours ago
(AP) - Hiring rose last month in 14 U.S. states, and the unemployment rate fell to record lows in two states. The Labor Department says that unemployment rates fell in 10 states and rose in only 2. Rates were stable in the other 38... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Employers stepped up hiring in 14 US states last month(AP) - Hiring rose last month in 14 U.S. states, and the unemployment rate fell
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 9 hours ago
(AP) - Hiring rose last month in 14 U.S. states, and the unemployment rate fell to record lows in two states. The Labor Department says that unemployment rates fell in 10 states and rose in only 2. Rates were stable in the other 38... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Employers stepped up hiring in 14 US states last month(AP) - Hiring rose last month in 14 U.S. states, and the unemployment rate fell
KWWL Iowa / Posted 9 hours ago
(AP) - Hiring rose last month in 14 U.S. states, and the unemployment rate fell to record lows in two states. The Labor Department says that unemployment rates fell in 10 states and rose in only 2. Rates were stable in the other 38... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
As California's labor shortage grows, farmers race to replace workers with robotshave climbed 13% from 2010 to 2015 — a higher rate than the state average, acco
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 hours ago
have climbed 13% from 2010 to 2015 — a higher rate than the state average, according to a Los Angeles Times analysis of Labor Department data. Growers who can afford it have begun offering savings and health plans more commonly found in white... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
During 'Made in America' week, Mar-a-Lago seeks foreign workersnon-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by U
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 16 hours ago
non-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by US workers. The requests were filed with the Labor Department -- which certifies companies to apply for the visas that are then issued by the Department of Homeland... Read more
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News 8000
During 'Made in America' week, Mar-a-Lago seeks foreign workersnon-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by U
News 8000 / Posted 16 hours ago
non-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by US workers. The requests were filed with the Labor Department -- which certifies companies to apply for the visas that are then issued by the Department of Homeland... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
During 'Made in America' week, Mar-a-Lago seeks foreign workersnon-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by U
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 17 hours ago
non-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by US workers. The requests were filed with the Labor Department -- which certifies companies to apply for the visas that are then issued by the Department of Homeland... Read more
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KECI Missoula
During 'Made in America' week, Mar-a-Lago seeks foreign workersnon-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by U
KECI Missoula / Posted 17 hours ago
non-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by US workers. The requests were filed with the Labor Department -- which certifies companies to apply for the visas that are then issued by the Department of Homeland... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
During 'Made in America' week, Mar-a-Lago seeks foreign workersnon-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by U
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 hours ago
non-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by US workers. The requests were filed with the Labor Department -- which certifies companies to apply for the visas that are then issued by the Department of Homeland... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
During 'Made in America' week, Mar-a-Lago seeks foreign workersnon-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by U
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 17 hours ago
non-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by US workers. The requests were filed with the Labor Department -- which certifies companies to apply for the visas that are then issued by the Department of Homeland... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
During 'Made in America' week, Mar-a-Lago seeks foreign workersnon-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by U
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 17 hours ago
non-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by US workers. The requests were filed with the Labor Department -- which certifies companies to apply for the visas that are then issued by the Department of Homeland... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
During 'Made in America' week, Mar-a-Lago seeks foreign workersnon-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by U
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 17 hours ago
non-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by US workers. The requests were filed with the Labor Department -- which certifies companies to apply for the visas that are then issued by the Department of Homeland... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
During 'Made in America' week, Mar-a-Lago seeks foreign workersnon-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by U
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 17 hours ago
non-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by US workers. The requests were filed with the Labor Department -- which certifies companies to apply for the visas that are then issued by the Department of Homeland... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
During 'Made in America' week, Mar-Lago seeks foreign workersnon-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by U
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 17 hours ago
non-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by US workers. The requests were filed with the Labor Department -- which certifies companies to apply for the visas that are then issued by the Department of Homeland... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
During 'Made in America' week, Mar-a-Lago seeks foreign workersnon-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by U
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 17 hours ago
non-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by US workers. The requests were filed with the Labor Department -- which certifies companies to apply for the visas that are then issued by the Department of Homeland... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
During 'Made in America' week, Mar-a-Lago seeks foreign workersnon-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by U
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 17 hours ago
non-agriculture jobs in the United States that supposedly cannot be filled by US workers. The requests were filed with the Labor Department -- which certifies companies to apply for the visas that are then issued by the Department of Homeland... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Jobless aid requests fall to 233,000pointing to a robust job market. Weekly unemployment applications fell by 15,0
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 20 hours ago
pointing to a robust job market. Weekly unemployment applications fell by 15,000 to a seasonally adjusted 233,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. It was the largest weekly drop since late April. The less volatile four-week average declined... Read more
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Raw Story
White House deregulation push clears out hundreds of proposed rules“natural” for meat and poultry as well as the bioengineering disclosure standar
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
“natural” for meat and poultry as well as the bioengineering disclosure standard. The regulatory agenda calls for the U.S. Labor Department to rescind an Obama-era rule that prohibits restaurants and bars from forcing servers to share their tips... Read more
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The Washington Times
Mick Mulvaney says Obama had ‘secret’ list of proposed regulationsof regulations, the Interior Department plans to reduce paperwork for outdoorsm
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
of regulations, the Interior Department plans to reduce paperwork for outdoorsmen and fish restoration programs, and the Labor Department is planning to streamline the approval process for new apprenticeship programs. Mr. Mulvaney said most of... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Some good news on the city economyemployment numbers for the first six months of 2017 only match last year and ar
Crain's New York Business / Posted yesterday
employment numbers for the first six months of 2017 only match last year and are the lowest in the recovery from the recession. The second half will tell us more about the state of the city. * Previous year Source: New York State Labor Depa... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
First step to give Ohioans overdue raisefighting for overtime pay. While this is a step in the right direction, there’
The Ironton Tribune / Posted yesterday
fighting for overtime pay. While this is a step in the right direction, there’s more work to be done. At the same time the Labor Department announced it will move forward with defending the rule, the Trump Administration signaled it may only apply... Read more
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The Mercury News
U.S. weekly requests for jobless aid fall to 233,000to a robust job market. THE NUMBERS: Weekly unemployment applications fell by
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
to a robust job market. THE NUMBERS: Weekly unemployment applications fell by 15,000 to a seasonally-adjusted 233,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. It was the largest weekly drop since late April. The less volatile four-week average declined... Read more
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Federal Times
Agencies cutting hundreds of planned regulations under Trumpsays it plans to reduce the paperwork burden for outdoorsmen, fish restoration
Federal Times / Posted yesterday
says it plans to reduce the paperwork burden for outdoorsmen, fish restoration programs and Native American tribes. The Labor Department intends to streamline the approval process for new apprenticeship programs. The Federal Railroad... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
US weekly requests for jobless aid fall to 233,000pointing to a robust job market. Weekly unemployment applications fell by 15,0
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
pointing to a robust job market. Weekly unemployment applications fell by 15,000 to a seasonally-adjusted 233,000, the Labor Department said today. It was the largest weekly drop since late April. The less volatile four-week average declined by... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
State of Change in the Nationgroups, from a broad array of persuasions and organizations, are one in saying
Bulatlat.com / Posted yesterday
groups, from a broad array of persuasions and organizations, are one in saying that the Duterte administration’s Labor Department Order has failed to eliminate the practice of contractualization. The GRP-NDFP peace talks have been on and... Read more
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