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Sarnia Observer
Library workers temporarily laid offhappen,” he said, noting not having to pay the wages means savings for the coun
Sarnia Observer / Posted 20 minutes ago
happen,” he said, noting not having to pay the wages means savings for the county’s budget. The layoff process is following the collective agreement, he said. “People deserve to maintain a living and that’s what unemployment insurance... Read more
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News.com.au
We need to stop whingeing about moneytime the rest of the world endure an Asian Financial collapse and a Global Fina
News.com.au / Posted 30 minutes ago
time the rest of the world endure an Asian Financial collapse and a Global Financial Crisis which produced double digit unemployment, crashes in property prices and bank collapses. We had none of that. In fact, no Australian under the age of 44... Read more
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Perth Now
We need to stop whingeing about moneytime the rest of the world endure an Asian Financial collapse and a Global Fina
Perth Now / Posted 32 minutes ago
time the rest of the world endure an Asian Financial collapse and a Global Financial Crisis which produced double digit unemployment, crashes in property prices and bank collapses. We had none of that. In fact, no Australian under the age of 44... Read more
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Adelaide Now
We need to stop whingeing about moneytime the rest of the world endure an Asian Financial collapse and a Global Fina
Adelaide Now / Posted 33 minutes ago
time the rest of the world endure an Asian Financial collapse and a Global Financial Crisis which produced double digit unemployment, crashes in property prices and bank collapses. We had none of that. In fact, no Australian under the age of 44... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
County’s jobless rate up, state’s downAlabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted June unemployment rate decreased fro
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 38 minutes ago
Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted June unemployment rate decreased from May, though Shelby County’s rate increased. The state’s June jobless rate of 4.6 percent was down from May’s rate of 4.9 percent and June 2016’s rate of 5.8... Read more
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Alabaster Reporter
County’s jobless rate up, state’s downAlabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted June unemployment rate decreased fro
Alabaster Reporter / Posted 47 minutes ago
Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted June unemployment rate decreased from May, though Shelby County’s rate increased. The state’s June jobless rate of 4.6 percent was down from May’s rate of 4.9 percent and June 2016’s rate of 5.8... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
East Timor's main parties able to form gov't but lose groundis slow. Today, the country of 1.3 million people still faces poverty, with man
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted an hour ago
is slow. Today, the country of 1.3 million people still faces poverty, with many lacking clean water and sanitation. Unemployment is high and young people are increasingly going overseas for work. The Popular Liberation Party, a new... Read more
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The Morning Call
U.S. home sales fell in June; would-be buyers can't find homesa mere 0.7 percent over the past 12 months. The modest gains come despite solid
The Morning Call / Posted an hour ago
a mere 0.7 percent over the past 12 months. The modest gains come despite solid levels of hiring that have pushed the unemployment rate to a healthy 4.4 percent, a level that in the past would have helped to fuel further sales growth. Svenja... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
U.S. home sales fell in June; would-be buyers can't find homesa mere 0.7 percent over the past 12 months. The modest gains come despite solid
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted an hour ago
a mere 0.7 percent over the past 12 months. The modest gains come despite solid levels of hiring that have pushed the unemployment rate to a healthy 4.4 percent, a level that in the past would have helped to fuel further sales growth. But... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Fed will likely focus on low inflation but leave rates aloneWASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two manda
Stamford Advocate / Posted an hour ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two mandates: With the unemployment rate at just 4.4 percent, the Fed has essentially maximized employment. It's the Fed's other goal — price stability — that's stayed... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Fed will likely focus on low inflation but leave rates aloneWASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two manda
Connecticut Post / Posted an hour ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two mandates: With the unemployment rate at just 4.4 percent, the Fed has essentially maximized employment. It's the Fed's other goal — price stability — that's stayed... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Textile Corporation Of America To Create 1,000 New Jobs In Pikevillerestoring America’s historic place as a global manufacturing center. Last week
The Chattanoogan / Posted an hour ago
restoring America’s historic place as a global manufacturing center. Last week, Governor Haslam announced that Tennessee’s unemployment rate for June was the lowest in recorded state history. At 3.6 percent, June’s rate declined from the revised... Read more
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Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Area jobless rate falls to 2.8% in Junesay year-to-year comparisons are the most accurate because they eliminate seaso
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette / Posted an hour ago
say year-to-year comparisons are the most accurate because they eliminate seasonal variations in hiring. The local MSA's unemployment rate ticked up two-tenths of 1 percentage point in June as compared to May. For more on this story, see... Read more
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Market Watch
No retreat: Fed to stick to plans for rate hike, balance-sheet selloff this yearweaker consumer spending. A big puzzle to the Fed is restrained wage growth fo
Market Watch / Posted an hour ago
weaker consumer spending. A big puzzle to the Fed is restrained wage growth for American workers despite the lowest unemployment rate in 16 years. Yellen believes a tight labor market will push up wages and overall inflation, but there’s not... Read more
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Daily Herald
East Timor's main parties able to form gov't but lose groundis slow. Today, the country of 1.3 million people still faces poverty, with man
Daily Herald / Posted an hour ago
is slow. Today, the country of 1.3 million people still faces poverty, with many lacking clean water and sanitation. Unemployment is high and young people are increasingly going overseas for work. The Popular Liberation Party, a new... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘Won’t allow driverless cars that take away jobs’ says union minister Nitin Gadkaricars in India. I am very clear on this. We won’t allow any technology that take
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 hours ago
cars in India. I am very clear on this. We won’t allow any technology that takes away jobs. In a country where you have unemployment, you can’t have a technology that ends up taking people’s jobs.” There is demand for 22 lakh commercial drivers... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
U.S. home sales decline on tight suppliesa mere 0.7 percent over the past 12 months. The modest gains come despite solid
Finance and Commerce / Posted 2 hours ago
a mere 0.7 percent over the past 12 months. The modest gains come despite solid levels of hiring that have pushed the unemployment rate to a healthy 4.4 percent, a level that in the past would have helped to fuel further sales growth. Svenja... Read more
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CNBC
Fed will likely focus on low inflation but leave rates aloneThe Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two mandates: With the unem
CNBC / Posted 2 hours ago
The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two mandates: With the unemployment rate at just 4.4 percent, the Fed has essentially maximized employment. It's the Fed's other goal—price stability—that's stayed persistently out of reach.... Read more
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NBC News
Americans in counties that fueled Trump's win are being left behindthe 439 Trump counties don’t look that different from the rest of the country a
NBC News / Posted 2 hours ago
the 439 Trump counties don’t look that different from the rest of the country and don’t appear to be struggling. The May unemployment rate in these counties is in line with the national figure of 4.1 percent. That figure is close to a level of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SA needs structural reform to grow economy - OECDon Monday. Africa's most industrialised economy slid into recession in March.
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 hours ago
on Monday. Africa's most industrialised economy slid into recession in March. The country is also struggling with a high unemployment rate, and credit downgrades by two of the top three ratings agencies, triggered by economic and political... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Fed will likely focus on low inflation but leave rates aloneAP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve has already achieved
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 2 hours ago
AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two mandates: With the unemployment rate at just 4.4 percent, the Fed has essentially maximized employment. It's the Fed's other goal — price... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Fed will likely focus on low inflation but leave rates aloneAP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve has already achieved
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 hours ago
AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two mandates: With the unemployment rate at just 4.4 percent, the Fed has essentially maximized employment. It's the Fed's other goal — price... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Fed will likely focus on low inflation but leave rates aloneWASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two manda
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two mandates: With the unemployment rate at just 4.4 percent, the Fed has essentially maximized employment. It's the Fed's other goal — price stability — that's stayed... Read more
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Variety
Steven Soderbergh’s ‘Logan Lucky’beauty pageants, spangly long fingernails and roadside biker-bar brawls, and —
Variety / Posted 3 hours ago
beauty pageants, spangly long fingernails and roadside biker-bar brawls, and — these days being what they are — chronic unemployment and spiritual stagnation. (Hey, nothing’s perfect.) The script, by Rebecca Blunt (it’s her first, and it’s a... Read more
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CBS News
Financial game-changers: Budgeting for the unexpectedbills and getting your next job. Make sure you account for any severance your e
CBS News / Posted 3 hours ago
bills and getting your next job. Make sure you account for any severance your ex-employer might owe you and file for unemployment benefits if you are eligible. It's OK if your retirement contributions are put on hold during this time period.... Read more
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The Manila Times
IMF: Global recovery on firmer footingoff. That has been fueled in part by the fact the benefits of increased growth
The Manila Times / Posted 3 hours ago
off. That has been fueled in part by the fact the benefits of increased growth have not been broadly shared. “Even as unemployment is falling, wage growth still remains weak,” Obstfeld said. That “not only holds back the improvement of living... Read more
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ajc.com
The 10 best and worst big cities in the US to call home — how did yours rank?quality of life and safety. They used 50 relevant metrics to measure each city
ajc.com / Posted 3 hours ago
quality of life and safety. They used 50 relevant metrics to measure each city’s dimension score, such as housing cost, unemployment rate, quality of public school system, walkability, attractions and crime rate. Data came from a variety of... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Fed likely to focus on low inflation but leave rates aloneWASHINGTON >> The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two mandates:
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON >> The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two mandates: With the unemployment rate at just 4.4 percent, the Fed has essentially maximized employment. It’s the Fed’s other goal — price stability — that’s stayed persistently... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Fed will likely focus on low inflation but leave rates aloneThe Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two mandates: With the unem
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two mandates: With the unemployment rate at just 4.4 percent, the Fed has essentially maximized employment. It's the Fed's other goal — price stability — that's stayed persistently out of reach.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Quality of Our Graduatesemployment that an Association of Unemployed Graduates has recently been formed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
employment that an Association of Unemployed Graduates has recently been formed in Ghana. Although the problem of graduate unemployment has been a bane for most countries, even the most advanced, the situation for new graduates in Ghana seems to... Read more
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The Mercury News
U.S. home sales fell in June; would-be buyers can’t find homesa mere 0.7 percent over the past 12 months. The modest gains come despite solid
The Mercury News / Posted 4 hours ago
a mere 0.7 percent over the past 12 months. The modest gains come despite solid levels of hiring that have pushed the unemployment rate to a healthy 4.4 percent, a level that in the past would have helped to fuel further sales growth. But... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
U.S. home sales fell in June; shoppers couldn't find houses to buyhave climbed a mere 0.7% over the last 12 months. The modest gains come despite
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 hours ago
have climbed a mere 0.7% over the last 12 months. The modest gains come despite solid levels of hiring that have pushed the unemployment rate down to a healthy 4.4%, a level that in the past would have fueled further sales growth. Svenja Gudell,... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Fed will likely focus on low inflation but leave rates aloneWASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two mandates:
Savannah Morning News / Posted 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two mandates: With the unemployment rate at just 4.4 percent, the Fed has essentially maximized employment. It’s the Fed’s other goal — price stability — that’s stayed persistently out... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
U.S. home sales fell in June; would-be buyers can’t find homesa mere 0.7 percent over the past 12 months. The modest gains come despite solid
Savannah Morning News / Posted 4 hours ago
a mere 0.7 percent over the past 12 months. The modest gains come despite solid levels of hiring that have pushed the unemployment rate to a healthy 4.4 percent, a level that in the past would have helped to fuel further sales growth. Svenja... Read more
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WALB Albany
Fed will likely focus on low inflation but leave rates aloneWASHINGTON (AP) - The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two manda
WALB Albany / Posted 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two mandates: With the unemployment rate at just 4.4 percent, the Fed has essentially maximized employment. It's the Fed's other goal - price stability - that's stayed... Read more
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EuroNews
U.S. home sales stumble as prices hit record highSan Jose, San Francisco and Denver. Demand for housing is being driven by a tig
EuroNews / Posted 4 hours ago
San Jose, San Francisco and Denver. Demand for housing is being driven by a tight labour market, marked by a 4.4 percent unemployment rate, which is boosting employment opportunities for young Americans. But the tight labour market has not... Read more
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Newsmax
Investors Enjoy Summertime Siesta as Volatility Hits Record LowJuly 2019. Everyone has plenty of explanations for why wage inflation hasn’t re
Newsmax / Posted 5 hours ago
July 2019. Everyone has plenty of explanations for why wage inflation hasn’t rebounded and might remain subdued while the unemployment rate is so low and might stay that way. The Fed should continue to raise rates, but monetary normalization will... Read more
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Newsmax
Home Sales Drop as Prices Hit Record HighSan Jose, San Francisco and Denver. Demand for housing is being driven by a ti
Newsmax / Posted 5 hours ago
San Jose, San Francisco and Denver. Demand for housing is being driven by a tight labor market, marked by a 4.4 percent unemployment rate, which is boosting employment opportunities for young Americans. But the tight labor market has not spurred... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Bihar’s ruling grand alliance closer to brink as top RJD leaders target Nitish on graftleave the JD (U) nonplussed. Party spokesman Neeraj Kumar, MLC, said CM Kumar w
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 hours ago
leave the JD (U) nonplussed. Party spokesman Neeraj Kumar, MLC, said CM Kumar would never compromise on the issue of corruption. Another JD (U) leader said Raghuvansh was facing “political unemployment”, which had caused him to become over talkati... Read more
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TribLIVE
U.S. home sales fall as would-be buyers struggle to find homesa mere 0.7 percent over the past 12 months. The modest gains come despite solid
TribLIVE / Posted 5 hours ago
a mere 0.7 percent over the past 12 months. The modest gains come despite solid levels of hiring that have pushed the unemployment rate to a healthy 4.4 percent, a level that in the past would have helped to fuel further sales growth. But... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fed will likely focus on low inflation but leave rates aloneWASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two manda
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve has already achieved one of its two mandates: With the unemployment rate at just 4.4 percent, the Fed has essentially maximized employment. It's the Fed's other goal — price stability — that's stayed... Read more
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NFL.com
Training camp storylines: Rookie QBs, Cowboys drama, moredecisions this season. 5) Colin Kaepernick and the job market? It's hard to ar
NFL.com / Posted 5 hours ago
decisions this season. 5) Colin Kaepernick and the job market? It's hard to argue now that Kaepernick's persistent unemployment is not at least somewhat connected to his political protest last season. Owners should probably privately ponder... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
US home sales fell in June; would-be buyers can't find homesa mere 0.7 percent over the past 12 months. The modest gains come despite solid
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 hours ago
a mere 0.7 percent over the past 12 months. The modest gains come despite solid levels of hiring that have pushed the unemployment rate to a healthy 4.4 percent, a level that in the past would have helped to fuel further sales growth. But... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Youth suicide, jobs and suffrage: Students tell Q&A what's on their mindQ&A: School students, federal MPs discuss unemployment, youth suicide and votin
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 hours ago
Q&A: School students, federal MPs discuss unemployment, youth suicide and voting age A Q&A auditorium brimming with high school students showed that while they may not be eligible to cast a ballot, they are still keen to make their voices heard. In... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Union claims are just not practicalemployees whenever additional hours were available, before engaging a new emplo
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 hours ago
employees whenever additional hours were available, before engaging a new employee. With the nation’s worst unemployment rate, it must be easier for South Australian businesses to provide employment, not more difficult. Last week,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Govt to probe data costs as a hindrance to small business: Gigabais intricately linked to the growth of the SADC (Southern Africa Development Co
iol.co.za / Posted 6 hours ago
is intricately linked to the growth of the SADC (Southern Africa Development Community) region. Slow growth and a rise in unemployment contribute to a decline in consumer demand," said Gigaba. "It is important for South Africa to play a... Read more
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KXXV Waco
New jobs numbers for North Texasrecently released by Workforce Solutions over the weekend. Workforce solutions
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 hours ago
recently released by Workforce Solutions over the weekend. Workforce solutions Executive Director Mona Statser said that unemployment is hovering at a healthy 4.6%-4.8% according to the data. Statser says that the numbers really can't get any... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Edo State University Not for the Poor - Vice Chancellordiscipline. "We have also had cause to sanction three members of staff. We are
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
discipline. "We have also had cause to sanction three members of staff. We are not happy to have sent them into the unemployment market. "But we are saying that if you cannot measure up with the standard we have set down, you certainly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Saving Senegal's Sons From Vanishing in European Seasmigration is so popular among the young people here because it is a way to esca
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
migration is so popular among the young people here because it is a way to escape a form of social death as a result of unemployment. "When you're jobless and you see people being able to afford a house after only two years spent in Europe, it... Read more
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The Mercury News
Southern California tech grows, even in Silicon Valley’s shadowSecurity Association of Orange County, says it’s hard for any tech company to r
The Mercury News / Posted 6 hours ago
Security Association of Orange County, says it’s hard for any tech company to recruit, no matter the location nationwide. “Unemployment is near zero,” he says. It’s not like the region’s tech industry is terribly weak. Los Angeles, Orange and San... Read more
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