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Statesboro Herald
Allen hopes to vote on health careBarack Obama’s administration. America has “6.5 million jobs out there right n
Statesboro Herald / Posted an hour ago
Barack Obama’s administration. America has “6.5 million jobs out there right now, good paying jobs,” Allen said. The U.S. Department of Labor reported 6.2 million job openings nationwide at the end of August. “Tax reform will be a part of... Read more
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Fortune
SEC's Hacking Increases Worries About Vulnerabilities Across U.S. Governmentand Human Services. Some agencies said they had improved their cyber security
Fortune / Posted 4 hours ago
and Human Services. Some agencies said they had improved their cyber security posture since that report. In a statement, a Department of Labor spokesman said all identified vulnerabilities had been fixed and that its systems were not compromised by... Read more
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Reuters
Hack at U.S. market regulator displays persistent government cyber woesand Human Services. Some agencies said they had improved their cyber security
Reuters / Posted 5 hours ago
and Human Services. Some agencies said they had improved their cyber security posture since that report. In a statement, a Department of Labor spokesman said all identified vulnerabilities had been fixed and that its systems were not compromised by... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Former Idaho state aide accused of sexual, racial harassmenta head in July, after Goicoechea became angry that Matsumoto had informed he an
KTVB Boise / Posted 7 hours ago
a head in July, after Goicoechea became angry that Matsumoto had informed he and Woolf separately about a request from the Department of Labor. Matsumoto said she was angrily confronted by the Chief of Staff in a way that made her feel... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Unemployment Rates Drop In All 95 Tennessee Counties; Rural Counties See Significant DropGovernor Bill Haslam and Department of Labor and Workforce Development Commissi
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 hours ago
Governor Bill Haslam and Department of Labor and Workforce Development Commissioner Burns Phillips on Thursday announced that unemployment rates decreased last month in all 95 counties and significantly dropped in many rural counties, which often... Read more
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NJ Biz
New Jersey commits to 65% educational attainment rate by 2025year 2025 in a joint conference between the Office of the Secretary of Higher E
NJ Biz / Posted 9 hours ago
year 2025 in a joint conference between the Office of the Secretary of Higher Education, the Department of Education, the Department of Labor and Workforce Development and the Lumina Foundation, a private company focused on education in the United... Read more
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The Middletown Press
New protections for pregnant workers and other Connecticut laws for Oct. 1it supports (helping) small businesses: exports, Small Business Express (financ
The Middletown Press / Posted 10 hours ago
it supports (helping) small businesses: exports, Small Business Express (financing), or some of the programs of the Department of Labor.” Among the new laws taking effect, many affect only small portions of the population — for instance a... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Online job ads drop in southwestern Connecticutcompared to a year earlier, according to updated monthly estimates by The Confe
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 hours ago
compared to a year earlier, according to updated monthly estimates by The Conference Board published by the Connecticut Department of Labor. Nearly 14,000 openings were advertised online in the Bridgeport-Stamford corridor, about 500 fewer than... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Online job ads drop in southwestern Connecticutcompared to a year earlier, according to updated monthly estimates by The Confe
Darien News-Review / Posted 11 hours ago
compared to a year earlier, according to updated monthly estimates by The Conference Board published by the Connecticut Department of Labor. Nearly 14,000 openings were advertised online in the Bridgeport-Stamford corridor, about 500 fewer than... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Online job ads drop in southwestern Connecticutcompared to a year earlier, according to updated monthly estimates by The Confe
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 hours ago
compared to a year earlier, according to updated monthly estimates by The Conference Board published by the Connecticut Department of Labor. Nearly 14,000 openings were advertised online in the Bridgeport-Stamford corridor, about 500 fewer than... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Deadline for Unemployment Compensation Amnesty Program nears at the end of the monthto pay any money they owe at a reduced amount, and without facing any additiona
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 12 hours ago
to pay any money they owe at a reduced amount, and without facing any additional penalties. This is the second time the Department of Labor and Industry has conducted the amnesty program. The first time was in 2013. Acting Secretary, Jerry... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -Ating Disadvantaged Workers Program’ (TUPAD) in the City of San Fernando. A to
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 13 hours ago
Ating Disadvantaged Workers Program’ (TUPAD) in the City of San Fernando. A total of 3 million pesos was allocated by the Department of Labor and Employment to the city’s TUPAD beneficiaries this year. Also present during the activity were Vice... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
area jobs spike in August, unemployment fallsnumber of employed residents showed metro Savannah’s economy continues to be st
Savannah Morning News / Posted 14 hours ago
number of employed residents showed metro Savannah’s economy continues to be strong, said the monthly report from the state Department of Labor. “The August numbers show metro Savannah’s economy and outlook for employment remains healthy,” said... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Siloam Springs plant to close, 238 jobs endCensus Bureau. Benton County has a preliminary unemployment rate of 3 percent a
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
Census Bureau. Benton County has a preliminary unemployment rate of 3 percent as of July, according to data from the U.S. Department of Labor. The sale of Sager Creek to McCall Farms focuses on the retail and food service brands owned by Sager... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
Workplace heroes to be honored in Tacomato provide critical aid. The conference, sponsored by the Governor’s Industria
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 21 hours ago
to provide critical aid. The conference, sponsored by the Governor’s Industrial Safety and Health Advisory Board and the Department of Labor & Industries, includes safety demonstrations and workshops featuring the latest technologies, innovations... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Business as usual for BSP, banks todayon wellness leave. Meanwhile, workers from private companies are not getting a
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
on wellness leave. Meanwhile, workers from private companies are not getting additional pay even if they work today. The Department of Labor and Employment clarified that today is just a regular working day for workers from the private... Read more
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Boston Globe
OSHA investigating N.H. explosion that killed painterUS Department of Labor spokesman Ted Fitzgerald confirmed Wednesday that the Oc
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
US Department of Labor spokesman Ted Fitzgerald confirmed Wednesday that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, which is commonly referred to as OSHA, is probing the incident where a propane tank exploded at a house, collapsing the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Employees, artists ‘furious’ that greeting card and paper company shut down without warning or final paycheckswere dismissed Aug. 30 without warning and without their final paychecks, accor
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
were dismissed Aug. 30 without warning and without their final paychecks, according to 19 complaints filed with the Department of Labor and Industries. The complaints seek from $5,600 to $12,000, said L&I spokesman Matthew... Read more
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The Economic Times
Months after ‘Buy American, Hire American' order, Indian techies come under Trump lenshead-global trade development at Nasscom. He said the body is reaching out to m
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
head-global trade development at Nasscom. He said the body is reaching out to member companies for detailed feedback. AUS department of labor spokesman, Michael Trupo, said in an emailed response that the department does not confirm or deny... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Provost candidate says Northern in a strong positionto help them contribute to meeting the university's mission. Moisey said he wa
Havre Daily News / Posted yesterday
to help them contribute to meeting the university's mission. Moisey said he was impressed by a report from the Montana Department of Labor and Industry that said how many Northern students are graduating, working in their field and earning... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Worker killed at North Carolina turkey processing plantMOUNT OLIVE, N.C. (AP) - Officials in North Carolina say a worker has been kill
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. (AP) - Officials in North Carolina say a worker has been killed at a turkey processing plant. The N.C. Department of Labor told area media outlets that a preliminary investigation shows 28-year-old Robert McCullen was replacing a... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Worker killed at North Carolina turkey processing plantMOUNT OLIVE, N.C. (AP) - Officials in North Carolina say a worker has been kill
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. (AP) - Officials in North Carolina say a worker has been killed at a turkey processing plant. The N.C. Department of Labor told area media outlets that a preliminary investigation shows 28-year-old Robert McCullen was replacing a... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Worker killed at North Carolina turkey processing plantMOUNT OLIVE, N.C. (AP) - Officials in North Carolina say a worker has been kill
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. (AP) - Officials in North Carolina say a worker has been killed at a turkey processing plant. The N.C. Department of Labor told area media outlets that a preliminary investigation shows 28-year-old Robert McCullen was replacing a... Read more
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NBC New York
Diner Owners Didn't Pay Workers, Made Threats Instead: AGcharged with menacing for allegedly threatening a worker's relative. A subsequ
NBC New York / Posted yesterday
charged with menacing for allegedly threatening a worker's relative. A subsequent investigation by the town, the state Department of Labor and the Attorney General's office led to the broader indictment for failing to pay wages and not... Read more
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The Manila Times
3 Hanjin unions set certification electionon strike if no agreement is reached on the venue for the certification electio
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
on strike if no agreement is reached on the venue for the certification election. Bobby Flores, AMAPO-TUCP president, said Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) officials have set the venue at San Pablo basketball court in Castillejos town... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Opportunities await job seekers, entrepreneurs at DZBB Trabaho Negosyo Fairof Foreign Affairs, National Bureau of Investigation, Philippine Statistics Aut
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
of Foreign Affairs, National Bureau of Investigation, Philippine Statistics Authority, Public Employment Service Office, Department of Labor and Employment, and Philippine Overseas Employment Administration will offer services for pre-employment... Read more
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NJ Biz
New Jersey commits to 65% educational attainment rate by 2025, highest in the nationyear 2025 in a joint conference between the Office of the Secretary of Higher E
NJ Biz / Posted yesterday
year 2025 in a joint conference between the Office of the Secretary of Higher Education, the Department of Education, the Department of Labor and Workforce Development and the Lumina Foundation, a private company focused on education in the United... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Annual Stand Down event offers help for Savannah’s homelessthe Homeless, the state Departments of Labor and Veterans Services, Savannah St
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
the Homeless, the state Departments of Labor and Veterans Services, Savannah State University, The American Legion, Goodwill, Chatham County Sheriff’s Office, Georgia Department of Veterans Service, Georgia Department of Labor and The Salvation A... Read more
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KFVE Honolulu
Waianae construction company to pay thousands for underpaying workerswill split that money after they said they never got paid overtime, and were ow
KFVE Honolulu / Posted yesterday
will split that money after they said they never got paid overtime, and were owed tens of thousands of dollars. The U.S. Department of Labor sued Kazu Construction last year. Hawaii News Now first reported the allegations in March 2016 after a... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Waianae construction company to pay thousands for underpaying workerswill split that money after they said they never got paid overtime, and were ow
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
will split that money after they said they never got paid overtime, and were owed tens of thousands of dollars. The U.S. Department of Labor sued Kazu Construction last year. Hawaii News Now first reported the allegations in March 2016 after a... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Job Service Hamilton prepares transition to Missoulaclosure. The board said the closure will be "devastating for the community." T
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
closure. The board said the closure will be "devastating for the community." The letter said the decision by the Montana Department of Labor is"another example of smaller surrounding communities being swallowed up by larger urban... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Annual Stand Down event offers help for Savannah’s homeless populationthe Homeless, the state Departments of Labor and Veterans Services, Savannah St
Savannah Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
the Homeless, the state Departments of Labor and Veterans Services, Savannah State University, The American Legion, Goodwill, Chatham County Sheriff’s Office, Georgia Department of Veterans Service, Georgia Department of Labor and The Salvation A... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
With Pitt, Lenoir County fairs back in town, ride safety a top prioritygo hand in hand. "Every single ride in the state of North Carolina has to be 1
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
go hand in hand. "Every single ride in the state of North Carolina has to be 100 percent or it does not get passed by the Department of Labor, and we feel the same way about that," said Marc Janas, general manager of Powers Great American... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Delaware Unemployment Rate Rises to 4.9 Percent, Del. -- Delaware's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose to 4.9 percent
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
, Del. -- Delaware's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose to 4.9 percent in August. The Delaware Department of Labor said in its monthly report on Thursday that the state experienced its fourth increase to the unemployment rate in five months,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Pitt, Lenoir County fairs back in town, ride safety a top prioritygo hand in hand. "Every single ride in the state of North Carolina has to be 1
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
go hand in hand. "Every single ride in the state of North Carolina has to be 100 percent or it does not get passed by the Department of Labor, and we feel the same way about that," said Marc Janas, general manager of Powers Great American... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
What are the least stressful jobs?the amount of time spent in high-stress situations. Using data from O*NET, an
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
the amount of time spent in high-stress situations. Using data from O*NET, an occupational database sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, the following is a look at the 30 least stressful occupations across the country. O*NET assigns scores... Read more
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NJ Biz
New Jersey commits to 65 percent educational attainment rate by 2025, highest in the nationyear 2025 in a joint conference between the Office of the Secretary of Higher E
NJ Biz / Posted 2 days ago
year 2025 in a joint conference between the Office of the Secretary of Higher Education, the Department of Education, the Department of Labor and Workforce Development and the Lumina Foundation, a private company focused on education in the United... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Princess Diner Owner And Manager Indicted And Charged With Withholding Wages From Employeesto secure workers’ compensation coverage, failing to make unemployment insuranc
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 2 days ago
to secure workers’ compensation coverage, failing to make unemployment insurance contributions to the New York State Department of Labor Unemployment Insurance Fund, and failing to provide proper employment records to the state Department of... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Governor Scott: Floridians should prepare, restock hurricane kitsencouraged to sign-up at http://ela.corplodging.com[ela.corplodging.com]. DEO
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
encouraged to sign-up at http://ela.corplodging.com[ela.corplodging.com]. DEO has received approval by the United States Department of Labor to implement the Disaster Dislocated Worker Program to assist with cleanup and in providing humanitarian... Read more
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The Hill
Paul: Trump may allow people to buy insurance across state lines without new billpension and health plans in private industry to provide protection for individu
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
pension and health plans in private industry to provide protection for individuals in these plans," according to the Department of Labor. "We believe that with an interpretation the Trump administration can allow everyone that works at... Read more
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Al.com
AlabamaWorks is on track for employers, employeesits Career/Technical Education Program; the Alabama Community College System; t
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
its Career/Technical Education Program; the Alabama Community College System; the Alabama Technology Network; the Alabama Department of Labor and its Alabama Career Center System; and the Alabama Department of Rehabilitation... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
50 high-paying jobs that don't require a college degreejobs that don't require a college degree. Using 2015 data from O*NET, an occupa
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 2 days ago
jobs that don't require a college degree. Using 2015 data from O*NET, an occupation database sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, the team identified the required education level for workers in various occupations. We then used data... Read more
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Salon.com
With all eyes on DACA, the Trump administration is quietly killing overtime protections(DACA) program. Twenty-one states and a number of business groups sued the Oba
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
(DACA) program. Twenty-one states and a number of business groups sued the Obama administration last September, after the Department of Labor (DOL) announced the new rule, accusing the former president of overreach. That lawsuit led to Amos... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Crestwood support staff to rally todayvote after the publication of the report. The support staff association voted
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
vote after the publication of the report. The support staff association voted to accept the report two weeks ago. However, Department of Labor officials said they have not yet received official notice of the union’s approval, which would be counted... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How many women run major companies? Not enoughpositions) and marketing and sales management (46 percent). The numbers begin t
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
positions) and marketing and sales management (46 percent). The numbers begin to drop off after that, according to the U.S. Department of Labor: 27 percent of CEOs are women and 26 percent of computer and information systems managers are women. One... Read more
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FOX Business
Bad News for Retirement Savers: A Key Rule That Protects Your Finances Is Facing Delaysrule designed to safeguard everyday investors from unscrupulous advisors will n
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
rule designed to safeguard everyday investors from unscrupulous advisors will now experience further delays. In August, the Department of Labor put forth a proposal seeking to delay several provisions of the fiduciary rule to July 2019. This... Read more
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FOX Business
Bad News for Retirement Savers: A Key Rule That Protects Your Finances Is Facing Delaysrule designed to safeguard everyday investors from unscrupulous advisors will n
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
rule designed to safeguard everyday investors from unscrupulous advisors will now experience further delays. In August, the Department of Labor put forth a proposal seeking to delay several provisions of the fiduciary rule to July 2019. This... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Georgia labor chief to speak Friday at Statesboro conferenceThe chiefs of Georgia's state Department of Labor and Department of Corrections
Statesboro Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The chiefs of Georgia's state Department of Labor and Department of Corrections are slated to speak Friday during the 2017 Workforce Readiness Conference hosted by the Statesboro Area Society for Human Resources Management. The conference will be... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
'I thought we were going to die': 7-old stuck on Ferris Wheelfair employee was treated and released and was back at work Saturday. The Ferr
KING5 Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
fair employee was treated and released and was back at work Saturday. The Ferris wheel was fixed and approved by the state department of labor and was back in use Saturday. However, it sounds like neither boy will be going back to the fair anytime... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
'I Thought We Were Going to Die': 7-Old Stuck on Ferris Wheelfair employee was treated and released and was back at work Saturday. The Ferr
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 3 days ago
fair employee was treated and released and was back at work Saturday. The Ferris wheel was fixed and approved by the state department of labor and was back in use Saturday. However, it sounds like neither boy will be going back to the fair anytime... Read more
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