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The Columbian
Build Your Nest Egg Nowbut a new study sheds some new light upon Americans’ inability to plan for a co
Build Your Nest Egg Now
The Columbian / Posted 42 minutes ago
but a new study sheds some new light upon Americans’ inability to plan for a comfortable retirement. Chang-Hwan Kim of the University of Kansas and Christopher Tamborini of the Social Security Administration found that employees with a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Believe it or not, women are doing betterIt's easy to get the impression, as the U.S. celebrated the 45th annual Women's
Believe it or not, women are doing better
The Morning Call / Posted 4 hours ago
It's easy to get the impression, as the U.S. celebrated the 45th annual Women's Equality Day on Friday, that the march toward equality has slowed to a crawl. Allow me to disagree. True, the usual statistics tell a story of stalled progress. Women's... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Which work desks and chairs are best for health?Braff Chicago Tribune Chances are, you’re sitting right now. Your back may be
Which work desks and chairs are best for health?
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
Braff Chicago Tribune Chances are, you’re sitting right now. Your back may be aching. Or maybe it’s your shoulders. Most of us don’t have a choice: We’re locked into our offices for eight hours a day, and that’s if we’re lucky. And that means... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Berkeley Forum announces fall 2016 speaker lineupengage students with controversial ideas through events with key influencers. T
Berkeley Forum announces fall 2016 speaker lineup
The Daily Californian / Posted 11 hours ago
engage students with controversial ideas through events with key influencers. The forum has previously hosted UC Berkeley professor Robert Reich, Harvard Law School professor Lawrence Lessig and U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Thriving economy creates workforce challenges in ManhattanManhattan added about 6,600 jobs in the last decade, growth of more than 18 per
Thriving economy creates workforce challenges in Manhattan
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
Manhattan added about 6,600 jobs in the last decade, growth of more than 18 percent, and meeting workforce needs in the area is an important concern. In June, there were 2,000 jobs open in Manhattan and a 20-mile radius around the city, said Lyle... Read more
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Deseret News
Asking for a wage increase can be difficult � Here�s what may be behind the stressruns fairly well, she says, but not any more efficiently than it did four or fi
Asking for a wage increase can be difficult � Here�s what may be behind the stress
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
runs fairly well, she says, but not any more efficiently than it did four or five years earlier. “I can’t think of one big change we’ve made in that time,” Bishnell said after work on a recent summer afternoon. She said the last... Read more
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Philly.com
Gladys Gershenfeld, arbitration pioneer, dies at 91Gladys Gershenfeld, who as the first female labor arbitrator in the Philadelphi
Gladys Gershenfeld, arbitration pioneer, dies at 91
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Gladys Gershenfeld, who as the first female labor arbitrator in the Philadelphia area handled a broad range of labor disputes, including those involving SEPTA and the Philadelphia Police, died Aug. 25 at the Quadrangle in Haverford after suffering... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
White House group works behind the scenes to help BaltimoreBaltimore officials had an idea to help neighborhoods that were torn by last ye
White House group works behind the scenes to help Baltimore
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
Baltimore officials had an idea to help neighborhoods that were torn by last year's riots: They wanted to expand a federal program that provides free meals to children during the summer. But federal regulations made it nearly impossible to offer a... Read more
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Al.com
How can we foster greater innovation in Alabama?By Steve R. Spencer, the president of the Economic Development Partnership of A
How can we foster greater innovation in Alabama?
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
By Steve R. Spencer, the president of the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama (EDPA); a 25-year-old private, non-profit organization funded by more than 60 Alabama companies. EDPA's mission is to attract, retain and grow jobs in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Chambers hold events to help prepare for Dec. 1 overtime rule changesrules on who gets overtime pay for working more than 40 hours a week are changi
Chambers hold events to help prepare for Dec. 1 overtime rule changes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
rules on who gets overtime pay for working more than 40 hours a week are changing in about three months, and area chambers of commerce are trying to help businesses get ready. Starting Dec. 1, companies have to pay employees in management,... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Bill would notify inmates of immigration rights(all times local): 4:10 p.m. The California Senate is backing legislation req
Bill would notify inmates of immigration rights
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
(all times local): 4:10 p.m. The California Senate is backing legislation requiring that people in jails be notified of their rights before they can be interviewed by federal immigration authorities. Democratic lawmakers who approved the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
California Senate backs 'ransomware' prohibitionhacking attacks is headed to Gov. Jerry Brown. The measure approved Thursday r
California Senate backs 'ransomware' prohibition
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
hacking attacks is headed to Gov. Jerry Brown. The measure approved Thursday responds to a rapid rise in cases of hackers who block access to a user's electronic data and demand the victim pay a ransom to restore it. Hollywood... Read more
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The Daily Record
Lorie Latham and Michael Davis | T. Rowe PriceLorie Latham, CFA has been named a senior defined contribution strategist and M
Lorie Latham and Michael Davis | T. Rowe Price
The Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Lorie Latham, CFA has been named a senior defined contribution strategist and Michael Davis the head of defined contribution plan specialists at Baltimore-based global investment management organization T. Rowe Price. Latham will consult with key... Read more
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USA Today
Financial planners' advice about to get more trustworthy, guaranteedThe U.S. Department of Labor recently tightened the rules around some kinds of
Financial planners' advice about to get more trustworthy, guaranteed
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
The U.S. Department of Labor recently tightened the rules around some kinds of investment advice by requiring a “fiduciary standard.” And starting in April 2017, many of those new standards will be in force. In plain English, a fiduciary standard... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Strong rental market, housing future bolster real estate IRAsfor rentals, especially given the demand for short-term, in-city rentals on the
Strong rental market, housing future bolster real estate IRAs
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 4 days ago
for rentals, especially given the demand for short-term, in-city rentals on the internet coupled with a growing number of owners offering their vacation homes as rentals when family and friends are not using them. The move to buy property will... Read more
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Newsmax
Companies Made Deals That Could Run Afoul of US Whistleblower Rulesrecent years agreed to settlement deals that seek to muzzle former employees in
Companies Made Deals That Could Run Afoul of US Whistleblower Rules
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
recent years agreed to settlement deals that seek to muzzle former employees in ways that some lawyers said could violate U.S. whistleblower protection laws. Five lawyers, including three who represent whistleblowers, said that the settlements... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County manufacturers face shortage of qualified workersOhioans in the workforce and non-traditional students continue their education
Clark County manufacturers face shortage of qualified workers
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Ohioans in the workforce and non-traditional students continue their education is a priority for the state, the chancellor of the Ohio Department of Higher Education said in Springfield on Wednesday. That includes new manufacturing labs at Clark... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Stocks: 4 things to know before the openneed to know before the opening bell rings in New York: 1. Waiting for Janet Y
Stocks: 4 things to know before the open
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 4 days ago
need to know before the opening bell rings in New York: 1. Waiting for Janet Yellen: Investors are on tenterhooks ahead of the annual gathering of Federal Reserve members and other central bankers at the Jackson Hole Economic Symposium in... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are abo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 4 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are about to receive nearly $39 million in federal grants aimed at helping people get back to work. The Appalachian Regional Commission, the Economic Development Administration... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are abo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are about to receive nearly $39 million in federal grants aimed at helping people get back to work. The Appalachian Regional Commission, the Economic Development Administration... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Companies made deals that could run afoul of US whistleblower rulesrecent years agreed to settlement deals that seek to muzzle former employees in
Companies made deals that could run afoul of US whistleblower rules
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
recent years agreed to settlement deals that seek to muzzle former employees in ways that some lawyers said could violate U.S. whistleblower protection laws. Five lawyers, including three who represent whistleblowers, said that the settlements... Read more
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Reuters
Companies made deals that could run afoul of U.S. whistleblower rulesrecent years agreed to settlement deals that seek to muzzle former employees in
Companies made deals that could run afoul of U.S. whistleblower rules
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
recent years agreed to settlement deals that seek to muzzle former employees in ways that some lawyers said could violate U.S. whistleblower protection laws. Five lawyers, including three who represent whistleblowers, said that the settlements... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are abo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are about to receive nearly $39 million in federal grants aimed at helping people get back to work. The Appalachian Regional Commission, the Economic Development Administration... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are abo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
The Marietta Times / Posted 4 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are about to receive nearly $39 million in federal grants aimed at helping people get back to work. The Appalachian Regional Commission, the Economic Development Administration... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are abo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 4 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are about to receive nearly $39 million in federal grants aimed at helping people get back to work. The Appalachian Regional Commission, the Economic Development Administration... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are abo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are about to receive nearly $39 million in federal grants aimed at helping people get back to work. The Appalachian Regional Commission, the Economic Development Administration... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs(AP) Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are about to receive nearly
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 4 days ago
(AP) Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are about to receive nearly $39 million in federal grants aimed at helping people get back to work. The Appalachian Regional Commission, the Economic Development Administration and the U.S.... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are abo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are about to receive nearly $39 million in federal grants aimed at helping people get back to work. The Appalachian Regional Commission, the Economic Development Administration... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are abo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 4 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are about to receive nearly $39 million in federal grants aimed at helping people get back to work. The Appalachian Regional Commission, the Economic Development Administration... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are abo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are about to receive nearly $39 million in federal grants aimed at helping people get back to work. The Appalachian Regional Commission, the Economic Development Administration... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are abo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 4 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are about to receive nearly $39 million in federal grants aimed at helping people get back to work. The Appalachian Regional Commission, the Economic Development Administration... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are abo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are about to receive nearly $39 million in federal grants aimed at helping people get back to work. The Appalachian Regional Commission, the Economic Development Administration... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are abo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are about to receive nearly $39 million in federal grants aimed at helping people get back to work. The Appalachian Regional Commission, the Economic Development Administration... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are abo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 4 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are about to receive nearly $39 million in federal grants aimed at helping people get back to work. The Appalachian Regional Commission, the Economic Development Administration... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are abo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Communities in states hard-hit by coal layoffs are about to receive nearly $39 million in federal grants aimed at helping people get back to work. The Appalachian Regional Commission, the Economic Development Administration... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Immigration debate begins to shiftSTARKVILLE – A decade ago, while serving as state auditor, Phil Bryant offered
Immigration debate begins to shift
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
STARKVILLE – A decade ago, while serving as state auditor, Phil Bryant offered taxpayers a performance audit entitled “The Impact of illegal Immigration on Mississippi: Costs and Population Trends.” The bottom line of that report? An estimated... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Feds sue garlic grower after a contractor's van crash kills 4 migrant workersThe U.S. Labor Department is accusing a garlic grower with violating worker saf
Feds sue garlic grower after a contractor's van crash kills 4 migrant workers
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
The U.S. Labor Department is accusing a garlic grower with violating worker safety and transportation laws in connection with a 2015 van crash that killed four farm laborers on a California Central Valley highway. The unusual move in U.S. District... Read more
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The Houma Courier
The 401(k) is wreaking havoc on retirementin recent decades is that traditional pensions have all but vanished, replaced
The 401(k) is wreaking havoc on retirement
The Houma Courier / Posted 4 days ago
in recent decades is that traditional pensions have all but vanished, replaced by 401(k)-style plans. In 1980, 38 percent of private sector workers had a pension and 19 percent a 401(k). By last year, according to the U.S. Department of Labor, the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
The 401(k) is wreaking havoc on retirementin recent decades is that traditional pensions have all but vanished, replaced
The 401(k) is wreaking havoc on retirement
The Daily Comet / Posted 4 days ago
in recent decades is that traditional pensions have all but vanished, replaced by 401(k)-style plans. In 1980, 38 percent of private sector workers had a pension and 19 percent a 401(k). By last year, according to the U.S. Department of Labor, the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Ask the Experts: Does employer have to pay for classes?my future employers would, my former employer is refusing to reimburse me. Can
Ask the Experts: Does employer have to pay for classes?
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 days ago
my future employers would, my former employer is refusing to reimburse me. Can they do this? Challenge is proving terms of agreement The answer to this question turns on whether there is an enforceable agreement with the employer to reimburse... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The 401(k) is wreaking havoc on retirement, study findsin recent decades is that traditional pensions have all but vanished, replaced
The 401(k) is wreaking havoc on retirement, study finds
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
in recent decades is that traditional pensions have all but vanished, replaced by 401(k)-style plans. In 1980, 38 percent of private sector workers had a pension and 19 percent a 401(k). By last year, according to the U.S. Department of Labor, the... Read more
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The Morning Call
The 401(k) is wreaking havoc on retirement, study findsin recent decades is that traditional pensions have all but vanished, replaced
The 401(k) is wreaking havoc on retirement, study finds
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
in recent decades is that traditional pensions have all but vanished, replaced by 401(k)-style plans. In 1980, 38 percent of private sector workers had a pension and 19 percent a 401(k). By last year, according to the U.S. Department of Labor, the... Read more
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Newsmax
Shift to 401(k)s From Pensions Means 'Double Disadvantages for Less Educated'in recent decades is that traditional pensions have all but vanished, replaced
Shift to 401(k)s From Pensions Means 'Double Disadvantages for Less Educated'
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
in recent decades is that traditional pensions have all but vanished, replaced by 401(k)-style plans. In 1980, 38 percent of private sector workers had a pension and 19 percent a 401(k). By last year, according to the U.S. Department of Labor, the... Read more
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Grainnet.com
OSHA National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health Schedules Final Meeting of Emergency Response and Preparedness SubcommitteeSafety and Health Administration’s National Advisory Committee on Occupational
OSHA National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health Schedules Final Meeting of Emergency Response and Preparedness Subcommittee
Grainnet.com / Posted 6 days ago
Safety and Health Administration’s National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health will hold a meeting of the Emergency Response and Preparedness Subcommittee on Sept. 7-9, 2016, in Washington, D.C. The subcommittee will... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Who influences Gov. Brown on veto requests?Brown faced pressure to veto at least four bills passed in 2016, according to e
Who influences Gov. Brown on veto requests?
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
Brown faced pressure to veto at least four bills passed in 2016, according to emails between staff in the Governor's Office released to the Statesman Journal via public records request. Veto inquiries came from the governor's lawyers and policy... Read more
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Fortune
Do Olympic Athletes Win in the Real World, Too?As the 2016 Summer Olympics wind down, it’s hard not to wonder what’s next for
Do Olympic Athletes Win in the Real World, Too?
Fortune / Posted 7 days ago
As the 2016 Summer Olympics wind down, it’s hard not to wonder what’s next for many of the athletes. Numerous medalists have spoken openly of retirement. Less successful competitors will have little choice but to move on to other pursuits. And win or... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas unemployment rate stays at 3.9 percentThe Arkansas unemployment rate went unchanged from June to July while the numbe
Arkansas unemployment rate stays at 3.9 percent
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
The Arkansas unemployment rate went unchanged from June to July while the number of unemployed people slightly increased. According to the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services, which used data from the U.S. Department of Labor, the unemployment... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Jobs for HomelessRoosevelt Williams, who works in the warehouse at the Orange County Supervisor
Jobs for Homeless
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Roosevelt Williams, who works in the warehouse at the Orange County Supervisor of Elections, on Thursday, August 18, 2016. Williams, 50, spent nearly a year being homeless before connecting to the GoodSource jobs program via Goodwill. Thanks to the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Employment for homeless is Job OneTwo years ago, Roosevelt Williams was no one's idea of an ideal employee. He ha
Employment for homeless is Job One
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Two years ago, Roosevelt Williams was no one's idea of an ideal employee. He had a spotty work history, no resume, no computer skills — and no home. "I had quit drinking and was trying to turn my life around, but in those years I had been out of the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
AT&T Aspire Grant Awarded To Chattanooga Stateto TBR Vice Chancellor, Dr. Warren Nichols, students will not have been eligibl
AT&T Aspire Grant Awarded To Chattanooga State
The Chattanoogan / Posted 9 days ago
to TBR Vice Chancellor, Dr. Warren Nichols, students will not have been eligible for the Reconnect + Grant due to a lack of total semester hours accumulated toward the Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree. The grant focuses on... Read more
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