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Boston Globe
Read the transcript from Thursday’s off-camera White House press briefingfull-time but they can’t find it. Almost 7 million people in that gap between U
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
full-time but they can’t find it. Almost 7 million people in that gap between U3 and U6 who could move into the full-time workforce tomorrow if they had the opportunity to do that. They want to do that, we just haven’t given them the chance to do... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Opioid Treatment Funds In Senate Bill Would Fall Far Short Of Needstheir habit. "And they end up with a criminal record," she says. "Nobody wants
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
their habit. "And they end up with a criminal record," she says. "Nobody wants to hire them." So they drop out of the workforce. Experts like Smith and Edley are concerned that if the federal government pulls back spending on Medicaid, the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Opioid Treatment Funds In Senate Bill Would Fall Far Short Of Needstheir habit. "And they end up with a criminal record," she says. "Nobody wants
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
their habit. "And they end up with a criminal record," she says. "Nobody wants to hire them." So they drop out of the workforce. Experts like Smith and Edley are concerned that if the federal government pulls back spending on Medicaid, the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Meade Tractor headquarters to move to Kingsportand Knoxville, but we chose Kingsport and the Tri-Cities market as our headquar
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
and Knoxville, but we chose Kingsport and the Tri-Cities market as our headquarters based on the region’s excellent workforce, quality of living, along with the city of Kingsport’s support.” “Meade Tractor’s investment is great and... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
South Carolina's South of the Border survives modern timesby U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive firewor
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
by U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive fireworks warehouse. "Where we're from in Northern Virginia, fireworks are illegal," Dan Marciano said holding his massive haul of explosives. He, his wife and two children are... Read more
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The Star
South Carolina's South of the Border survives modern timesby U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive firewor
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
by U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive fireworks warehouse. "Where we're from in Northern Virginia, fireworks are illegal," Dan Marciano said holding his massive haul of explosives. He, his wife and two children are... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Panera Bread hiring at baking facility in West ChesterPanera Bread’s Butler County baking facility is preparing to expand its workfor
Dayton Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Panera Bread’s Butler County baking facility is preparing to expand its workforce. The Fresh Dough Facility produces all the bread and bagels for 130 Panera cafés in Ohio, Indiana, West Virginia and Kentucky. STAFF FILE PHOTO Panera Bread’s Butler... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Panera Bread hiring at baking facility in West ChesterPanera Bread’s Butler County baking facility is preparing to expand its workfor
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
Panera Bread’s Butler County baking facility is preparing to expand its workforce. The Fresh Dough Facility produces all the bread and bagels for 130 Panera cafés in Ohio, Indiana, West Virginia and Kentucky. STAFF FILE PHOTO Panera Bread’s Butler... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
South Carolina's South of the Border survives modern timesby U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive firewor
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
by U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive fireworks warehouse. "Where we're from in Northern Virginia, fireworks are illegal," Dan Marciano said holding his massive haul of explosives. He, his wife and two children are... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
South Carolina's South of the Border survives modern timesby U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive firewor
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
by U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive fireworks warehouse. "Where we're from in Northern Virginia, fireworks are illegal," Dan Marciano said holding his massive haul of explosives. He, his wife and two children are... Read more
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Connecticut Post
South Carolina's South of the Border survives modern timesby U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive firewor
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
by U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive fireworks warehouse. "Where we're from in Northern Virginia, fireworks are illegal," Dan Marciano said holding his massive haul of explosives. He, his wife and two children are... Read more
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Greenwich Time
South Carolina's South of the Border survives modern timesby U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive firewor
Greenwich Time / Posted 7 days ago
by U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive fireworks warehouse. "Where we're from in Northern Virginia, fireworks are illegal," Dan Marciano said holding his massive haul of explosives. He, his wife and two children are... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
South Carolina's South of the Border survives modern timesby U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive firewor
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
by U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive fireworks warehouse. "Where we're from in Northern Virginia, fireworks are illegal," Dan Marciano said holding his massive haul of explosives. He, his wife and two children are... Read more
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The News-Times
South Carolina's South of the Border survives modern timesby U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive firewor
The News-Times / Posted 7 days ago
by U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive fireworks warehouse. "Where we're from in Northern Virginia, fireworks are illegal," Dan Marciano said holding his massive haul of explosives. He, his wife and two children are... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
South Carolina's South of the Border survives modern timesby U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive firewor
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
by U.S. 301. The pulse of the action is felt at Rocket City, a massive fireworks warehouse. "Where we're from in Northern Virginia, fireworks are illegal," Dan Marciano said holding his massive haul of explosives. He, his wife and two children are... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Study finds Oklahoma leads US with higher education cutsdecreased since 2012 by nearly 18 percent. The Illinois State University study
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
decreased since 2012 by nearly 18 percent. The Illinois State University study found that appropriations for Louisiana, West Virginia, Alaska, Kentucky, Arkansas and Kansas have also decreased over the last five years Oklahoma universities and... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Study finds Oklahoma leads US with higher education cutsdecreased since 2012 by nearly 18 percent. The Illinois State University study
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 7 days ago
decreased since 2012 by nearly 18 percent. The Illinois State University study found that appropriations for Louisiana, West Virginia, Alaska, Kentucky, Arkansas and Kansas have also decreased over the last five years Oklahoma universities and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Nuclear plant shutdowns a crisis for small towns across the USAdevastate the heavily-populated region. At Indian Point, the shutdown is likel
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
devastate the heavily-populated region. At Indian Point, the shutdown is likely to have severe financial consequences for Westchester County. Municipalities around Indian Point predict $32 million in annual losses to their budgets. Like Vernon,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Connecticut climbs in CNBC business rankingsof Connecticut at 32nd. Connecticut was boosted on the CNBC study by sizable g
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
of Connecticut at 32nd. Connecticut was boosted on the CNBC study by sizable gains under categories for education and workforce quality, ranking third and seventh respectively from 18th place on both fronts last year. In 11 years CNBC has... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Connecticut climbs in CNBC business rankingsof Connecticut at 32nd. Connecticut was boosted on the CNBC study by sizable g
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
of Connecticut at 32nd. Connecticut was boosted on the CNBC study by sizable gains under categories for education and workforce quality, ranking third and seventh respectively from 18th place on both fronts last year. In 11 years CNBC has... Read more
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CNBC
In an economic death spiral: America's worst state for business in 2017Such is the story of America's Bottom State for Business in 2017. West Virginia
CNBC / Posted 10 days ago
Such is the story of America's Bottom State for Business in 2017. West Virginia has always been known as a place where people have to work incredibly hard in order to barely get by. But with the decline of the major source of that work — coal mining... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Luis Perez nominated for Allstate AFCA Good Works Team - Luis Perez nominated for Allstate AFCA Good Works Team – LINK WACO – Texas A&M University-Commerce redshirt senior quarterback Luis Perez has been announced as one of 146 nominees for th...the conference-leading offense to 39.8 points per game, and threw only five int
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
the conference-leading offense to 39.8 points per game, and threw only five interceptions, which led the conference for fewest giveaways. He threw for more than 300 yards five different times, including a career-high 396 yards against Panhandle... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
I’m shocked, shocked: Part 2 on U.S. coal miners and black lung diseaseblack lung disease. Why are there so many cases being diagnosed now? It’s the
ScienceBlogs / Posted 11 days ago
black lung disease. Why are there so many cases being diagnosed now? It’s the convergence of two factors: an aging workforce of miners and a shrinking coal industry. Around the time I left my job at MSHA in 2000, the agency and the coal... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
FBI probed complaints that Bobby Knight groped women at U.S. spy agencyBut with rumors flying at the agency, Cardillo said he felt a personal obligati
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
But with rumors flying at the agency, Cardillo said he felt a personal obligation to address the matter with his workforce. At an NGA town hall 17 days after Knight's visit, Cardillo explained why he had invited him in the first place.... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
FBI probed complaints that Bobby Knight groped women at U.S. spy agencyBut with rumors flying at the agency, Cardillo said he felt a personal obligati
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
But with rumors flying at the agency, Cardillo said he felt a personal obligation to address the matter with his workforce. At an NGA town hall 17 days after Knight's visit, Cardillo explained why he had invited him in the first place.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
FBI probed complaints that Bobby Knight groped women at U.S. spy agencyBut with rumors flying at the agency, Cardillo said he felt a personal obligati
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
But with rumors flying at the agency, Cardillo said he felt a personal obligation to address the matter with his workforce. At an NGA town hall 17 days after Knight's visit, Cardillo explained why he had invited him in the first place.... Read more
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The Morning Call
FBI probed complaints that Bobby Knight groped women at U.S. spy agencyBut with rumors flying at the agency, Cardillo said he felt a personal obligati
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
But with rumors flying at the agency, Cardillo said he felt a personal obligation to address the matter with his workforce. At an NGA town hall 17 days after Knight's visit, Cardillo explained why he had invited him in the first place.... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
FBI investigation into alleged female groping incident involving...his home in Montana, law enforcement officials said. The retired college coach
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
his home in Montana, law enforcement officials said. The retired college coach denied wrongdoing and federal prosecutors in Virginia decided not to bring charges, according to Knight's attorney and federal officials familiar with the case. "There... Read more
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Boston Globe
FBI investigated complaints that Bobby Knight groped women at US spy agencyhis home in Montana, law enforcement officials said. The retired college coach
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
his home in Montana, law enforcement officials said. The retired college coach denied wrongdoing and federal prosecutors in Virginia decided not to bring charges, according to Knight’s attorney and federal officials familiar with the case. ‘‘There... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
“I’m shocked, shocked”: Part 2 on U.S. coal miners and black lung diseaseblack lung disease. Why are there so many cases being diagnosed now? It’s the
ScienceBlogs / Posted 14 days ago
black lung disease. Why are there so many cases being diagnosed now? It’s the convergence of two factors: an aging workforce of miners and a shrinking coal industry. Around the time I left my job at MSHA in 2000, the agency and the coal... Read more
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FOX News
Dems still not ready to get seriousare essentially daring voters to choose them. The 2016 election was particularl
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
are essentially daring voters to choose them. The 2016 election was particularly gross. One party promised the end of Western civilization if the other guys won and the other side said, literally, that all human life on earth hung in the... Read more
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The Hill
Trump, GOP lawmakers struggle with messagingTom Reed (R-N.Y.), an ally of President Trump’s, also couldn’t name the theme o
The Hill / Posted 20 days ago
Tom Reed (R-N.Y.), an ally of President Trump’s, also couldn’t name the theme of the week but said he knew last week was “Workforce Development Week.” It actually was “Technology Week.” “It might as well be Easter Bunny Week,” quipped Rep. Thomas... Read more
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Philly.com
Charles M. Greene, 78, former Verizon manager and deputy mayor of Phila.G. Rendell. In 1994, he ran unsuccessfully against Rosita Youngblood as a Demo
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
G. Rendell. In 1994, he ran unsuccessfully against Rosita Youngblood as a Democrat for the 198th District seat in Northwest Philadelphia being vacated by State Rep. Bob O’Donnell, when O’Donnell ran in the Democratic primary for governor. Mr.... Read more
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FOX News
He just can't help himselfunacceptable, but because in a very real way, the president is robbing the peop
FOX News / Posted 22 days ago
unacceptable, but because in a very real way, the president is robbing the people who voted for him. Nearly 68 percent of West Virginians who voted in 2016 cast their ballots for Trump. We cannot know all of their motivations but we can, at least,... Read more
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The Hill
Labor’s lonely declinevoters,” said Michael Podhorzer, the AFL-CIO’s political director. Those lost
The Hill / Posted 23 days ago
voters,” said Michael Podhorzer, the AFL-CIO’s political director. Those lost votes cost Clinton states in the Midwest — and the presidency. They are emblematic of a Democratic Party struggling to connect with the blue-collar workers who... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
STERLING: First Gulf storm of season elbows TexasNew York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South D
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 23 days ago
New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin. Texas adds jobs in May The Lone Star State’s economy expanded in May with the addition of... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Helping those left behind: New kind of tech hiring emphasizes skills, not college degreesROCKET CENTER, W.Va. — A few years ago, Sean Bridges lived with his mother, Lin
The Seattle Times / Posted 23 days ago
ROCKET CENTER, W.Va. — A few years ago, Sean Bridges lived with his mother, Linda, in Wiley Ford, West Virginia. Their only income was her monthly Social Security disability check. He applied for work at Wal-Mart and Burger King, but they were not... Read more
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Newswise
Senate Health Care Bill Will Affect West Virginia’s ‘Most Vulnerable,’ According to WVU ExpertsWest Virginia University experts predict dire consequences for the Mountain Sta
Newswise / Posted 24 days ago
West Virginia University experts predict dire consequences for the Mountain State if the Senate version of the Affordable Care Act replacement becomes law. With more than half of state residents relying on Medicaid, Medicare or CHIP, the most... Read more
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CBS News
Manchin could negotiate with GOP on ObamacareDemocratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia told "Face the Nation" on Sunday t
CBS News / Posted 26 days ago
Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia told "Face the Nation" on Sunday that he's willing to negotiate on the "repair" of the Affordable Care Act, but not a total repeal. "(Sen.) Bill Cassidy and I have spoken about it. And I told him. I said,... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
How The Next Generation Of West Virginians Are Building A Way Out Of The State’s Coal EconomyDevelopment Corporation received a $1,870,000 grant through the Obama administr
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 28 days ago
Development Corporation received a $1,870,000 grant through the Obama administration’s Partnerships for Opportunity and Workforce and Economic Revitalization (POWER) Initiative, developed through the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC)... Read more

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