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FOX Business
Investors seek Fed clues on inflation, economydata on the economy reinforced projections for a December rate hike. The consum
FOX Business / Posted an hour ago
data on the economy reinforced projections for a December rate hike. The consumer price index rose 0.4% in August, the Labor Department said last week. Inflation is now up to 1.9% over the past 12 months, bringing it closer to the Fed’s 2%... Read more
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FOX Business
Investors seek Fed clues on inflation, economydata on the economy reinforced projections for a December rate hike. The consum
FOX Business / Posted an hour ago
data on the economy reinforced projections for a December rate hike. The consumer price index rose 0.4% in August, the Labor Department said last week. Inflation is now up to 1.9% over the past 12 months, bringing it closer to the Fed’s 2%... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Trump's 'Rocket Man' spray doesn't blow up Wall Stimport prices had their biggest gain in seven months, jumping by 0.6 per cent i
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 hours ago
import prices had their biggest gain in seven months, jumping by 0.6 per cent in August, the latest figures from the Labor Department revealed. The main contributor do that uplift was a surge in petroleum costs. But homebuilding in the US... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. homebuilding weakens again, hurricanes muddy outlookcomfort from signs that inflation is picking up after retreating in recent mont
Reuters / Posted 13 hours ago
comfort from signs that inflation is picking up after retreating in recent months. In a separate report on Tuesday, the Labor Department said import prices jumped 0.6 percent in August amid increases in the cost of petroleum products and a range... Read more
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EuroNews
U.S. housing starts fall for second straight month; outlook murkywhile prices for U.S. Treasuries rose. U.S. stock futures were slightly higher.
EuroNews / Posted 14 hours ago
while prices for U.S. Treasuries rose. U.S. stock futures were slightly higher. In a separate report on Tuesday, the Labor Department said import prices jumped 0.6 percent in August, the biggest gain since January, after dipping 0.1 percent... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. housing starts fall for second straight month; outlook murkywhile prices for U.S. Treasuries rose. U.S. stock futures were slightly higher.
Reuters / Posted 15 hours ago
while prices for U.S. Treasuries rose. U.S. stock futures were slightly higher. In a separate report on Tuesday, the Labor Department said import prices jumped 0.6 percent in August, the biggest gain since January, after dipping 0.1 percent... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. import prices post biggest gain in seven monthsin August as the cost of petroleum surged and there were also signs of a pickup
Reuters / Posted 16 hours ago
in August as the cost of petroleum surged and there were also signs of a pickup in underlying imported inflation. The Labor Department said on Tuesday that import prices jumped 0.6 percent last month, the biggest gain since January, after a... Read more
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Salon.com
With all eyes on DACA, the Trump administration is quietly killing overtime protectionsis also poised to stack the National Labor Relations Board with a pro-business
Salon.com / Posted 20 hours ago
is also poised to stack the National Labor Relations Board with a pro-business majority, has proposed major cuts to the Labor Department and has rolled back safety protections for workers. Trump geared much of his campaign rhetoric toward the... Read more
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The Morning Call
$400 million prison big upgrade, but no easy cell for Graterford guards, inmatesstaff are starting to move into support buildings at Phoenix. But as of last we
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
staff are starting to move into support buildings at Phoenix. But as of last week, the housing units still hadn't passed Labor Department inspections, and state General Services officials hadn't resolved $25 million in payments disputed by... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Hurricane Maria poses new threat to debt-laden Puerto Ricoin a recession since 2006. It's unemployment rate in August was 10.1%, more tha
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
in a recession since 2006. It's unemployment rate in August was 10.1%, more than double the national average, according to Labor Department figures. Puerto Rico's government has tried to lure investors and businesses to the island to boost its tax... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Hurricane Maria poses new threat to debt-laden Puerto Ricoin a recession since 2006. It's unemployment rate in August was 10.1%, more tha
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
in a recession since 2006. It's unemployment rate in August was 10.1%, more than double the national average, according to Labor Department figures. Puerto Rico's government has tried to lure investors and businesses to the island to boost its tax... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Hurricane Maria poses new threat to debt-laden Puerto Ricoin a recession since 2006. It's unemployment rate in August was 10.1%, more tha
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
in a recession since 2006. It's unemployment rate in August was 10.1%, more than double the national average, according to Labor Department figures. Puerto Rico's government has tried to lure investors and businesses to the island to boost its tax... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Investigation into Knoxville worker's death ongoing; employer pays tributetaken from the scene Sept. 13, and he later died. Details about what led to Lo
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted yesterday
taken from the scene Sept. 13, and he later died. Details about what led to Lowe's death have not been released. State Labor Department officials said the incident occurred in the acceleration lane of the intersection at Alcoa Highway and... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Hurricane Maria poses new threat to debt-laden Puerto Ricoin a recession since 2006. It's unemployment rate in August was 10.1%, more tha
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
in a recession since 2006. It's unemployment rate in August was 10.1%, more than double the national average, according to Labor Department figures. Puerto Rico's government has tried to lure investors and businesses to the island to boost its tax... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
African Americans are the only U.S. racial group earning less than in 2000study found. The black unemployment rate is nearly double the white unemployme
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
study found. The black unemployment rate is nearly double the white unemployment rate. It's been that way since the Labor Department began keeping track of unemployment by race in the early 1970s. Black Americans also receive substantially... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
With workers scarce, hiring criteria loosenunemployment rate means there are few uncommitted workers. There were a record
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
unemployment rate means there are few uncommitted workers. There were a record 6.2 million job openings in July, the Labor Department said last week week. And nearly half of about 2,000 companies said they couldn’t find qualified candidates... Read more
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New Kerala
Raman Singh inaugurates Deen Dayal Labor Support Centre - newkerala news #272693of the Deen Dayal Labor Support Centre, Singh said, "I was preparing for the pl
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
of the Deen Dayal Labor Support Centre, Singh said, "I was preparing for the plans that the skill development centre of the labor department for the upliftment of the skills of the labourers. We are sitting here to worry about the poor and for the... Read more
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Gulf News
Next-generation techies out to tear down glass ceilingsare paid 4-6 per cent less than men at nearly every job level at Google. The co
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
are paid 4-6 per cent less than men at nearly every job level at Google. The company is also under investigation by the US Labor Department, which alleges widespread gender-based discrepancies in pay.Mehrotra was also at Google in August when a... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Tech companies woo female computer science majors at an awkward timewomen are paid 4 to 6 percent less than men at nearly every job level. The comp
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
women are paid 4 to 6 percent less than men at nearly every job level. The company is also under investigation by the U.S. Labor Department, which alleges widespread gender-based discrepancies in pay. (Google, which declined to comment for this... Read more
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Salon.com
In attacking overtime pay, Trump is hurting his biggest fansleaving office. Now the rule’s future rests with the anti-labor forces of the T
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
leaving office. Now the rule’s future rests with the anti-labor forces of the Trump administration. In July, Trump’s Labor Department called for public comments on the rule – a first step toward rolling it back or rewriting it. This move... Read more
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Breitbart
Chief of Staff Kelly Set Up President Trump for Amnesty Fiascoexample, Kelly urged a DACA amnesty when he implemented Trump’s policies when s
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
example, Kelly urged a DACA amnesty when he implemented Trump’s policies when serving at the secretary of the Department of Homeland Security. In a September 9 email to Fox News, Kelly wrote: “During my time at DHS – from 20 Jan until... Read more
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FOX Business
Your Odds for a Decent-Sized Social Security Boost in 2018 Just Got Betterthey need to come up with a final answer to how much their increase in monthly
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
they need to come up with a final answer to how much their increase in monthly checks will be in the new year. What the Labor Department just told Social Security recipients The Bureau of Labor Statistics is responsible for releasing monthly... Read more
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FOX Business
Your Odds for a Decent-Sized Social Security Boost in 2018 Just Got Betterthey need to come up with a final answer to how much their increase in monthly
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
they need to come up with a final answer to how much their increase in monthly checks will be in the new year. What the Labor Department just told Social Security recipients The Bureau of Labor Statistics is responsible for releasing monthly... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in briefending in August even though construction employment fell steeply in the final
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
ending in August even though construction employment fell steeply in the final month, according to an analysis of U.S. Labor Department data by the Associated General Contractors of America released Friday. State construction employment... Read more
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asianage
Google hit with class-action lawsuit over gender payin these decisions," she said. Charges of gender discrimination have swirled a
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
in these decisions," she said. Charges of gender discrimination have swirled at Alphabet Inc.-owned Google since the U.S. Labor Department sued in January to bar Google from doing business with the federal government until it released thousands of... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Hundreds of workers descend on Sulphur business seeking paychecksyour co-workers. Also, there are a number of resources available: https://www.
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
your co-workers. Also, there are a number of resources available: https://www.dol.gov/whd/workers.htm Officials with the State Labor Department were not available to talk with us in time for this story, but offered an interview sometime next... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Google Hit With Class Action Lawsuit Over Gender Payin these decisions," she said. Charges of gender discrimination have swirled a
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
in these decisions," she said. Charges of gender discrimination have swirled at Alphabet Inc.-owned Google since the U.S. Labor Department sued in January to bar Google from doing business with the federal government until it released thousands of... Read more
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Newsmax
Employers Stepped Up Hiring in 6 US States Last MonthHiring picked up in six U.S. states last month, fell in three and was mostly un
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
Hiring picked up in six U.S. states last month, fell in three and was mostly unchanged in 41 states in August. The Labor Department said Friday that the unemployment rate rose in eight states, dropped in one, and was also mostly the same in 41... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Census: African-Americans only racial group making less than they did in 2000study found. The black unemployment rate is nearly double the white unemployme
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
study found. The black unemployment rate is nearly double the white unemployment rate. It's been that way since the Labor Department began keeping track of unemployment by race in the early 1970s. Black Americans also receive substantially... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Census: African-Americans only racial group making less than they did in 2000study found. The black unemployment rate is nearly double the white unemployme
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
study found. The black unemployment rate is nearly double the white unemployment rate. It's been that way since the Labor Department began keeping track of unemployment by race in the early 1970s. Black Americans also receive substantially... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
African Americans are the only U.S. racial group earning less than in 2000study found. The black unemployment rate is nearly double the white unemployme
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
study found. The black unemployment rate is nearly double the white unemployment rate. It's been that way since the Labor Department began keeping track of unemployment by race in the early 1970s. Black Americans also receive substantially... Read more
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ajc.com
Census: African-Americans only racial group making less than they did in 2000study found. The black unemployment rate is nearly double the white unemployme
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
study found. The black unemployment rate is nearly double the white unemployment rate. It's been that way since the Labor Department began keeping track of unemployment by race in the early 1970s. Black Americans also receive substantially... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Census: African-Americans only racial group making less than they did in 2000study found. The black unemployment rate is nearly double the white unemployme
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
study found. The black unemployment rate is nearly double the white unemployment rate. It's been that way since the Labor Department began keeping track of unemployment by race in the early 1970s. Black Americans also receive substantially... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
3 Female Former Employees Sue Google Over Alleged Gender Pay Discriminationcentury. This case seeks to ensure fairness for women at Google," said Kelly De
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
century. This case seeks to ensure fairness for women at Google," said Kelly Dermody, an attorney for the plaintiffs. The Labor Department is currently investigating Google over accusations that it pays women less. As The Two-Way reported in... Read more
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Philly.com
$400 million prison no easy cell for Graterford guards, inmatesstaff are starting to move into support buildings at Phoenix. But as of last we
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
staff are starting to move into support buildings at Phoenix. But as of last week, the housing units still hadn’t passed Labor Department inspections, and state General Services officials hadn’t resolved $25 million in payments disputed by... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Employers stepped up hiring in 6 US states last month(AP) -- Hiring picked up in six U.S. states last month, fell in three and was m
WAOW Wausau / Posted 4 days ago
(AP) -- Hiring picked up in six U.S. states last month, fell in three and was mostly unchanged in 41 states in August. The Labor Department said that the unemployment rate rose in eight states, dropped in one, and was also mostly the same in 41... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Nebraska unemployment remained 2.8 percent in AugustThe Nebraska Labor Department says the state's preliminary unemployment rate re
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 4 days ago
The Nebraska Labor Department says the state's preliminary unemployment rate remained unchanged in August at 2.8 percent. The department said in a report released Friday that the figure matched that of July. The June rate was 2.9 percent. The report... Read more
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FOX News
Employers stepped up hiring in 6 US states last month– Hiring picked up in six U.S. states last month, fell in three and was mostly
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
– Hiring picked up in six U.S. states last month, fell in three and was mostly unchanged in 41 states in August. The Labor Department said Friday that the unemployment rate rose in eight states, dropped in one, and was also mostly the same in... Read more
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FOX Business
Employers stepped up hiring in 6 US states last monthHiring picked up in six U.S. states last month, fell in three and was mostly un
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
Hiring picked up in six U.S. states last month, fell in three and was mostly unchanged in 41 states in August. The Labor Department said that the unemployment rate rose in eight states, dropped in one, and was also mostly the same in 41 states. The... Read more
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FOX Business
Employers stepped up hiring in 6 US states last monthin six U.S. states last month, fell in three and was mostly unchanged in 41 sta
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
in six U.S. states last month, fell in three and was mostly unchanged in 41 states in August. Continue Reading Below The Labor Department said that the unemployment rate rose in eight states, dropped in one, and was also mostly the same in 41... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Employers stepped up hiring in 6 US states last month(AP) - Hiring picked up in six U.S. states last month, fell in three and was mo
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
(AP) - Hiring picked up in six U.S. states last month, fell in three and was mostly unchanged in 41 states in August. The Labor Department said that the unemployment rate rose in eight states, dropped in one, and was also mostly the same in 41... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maryland sees second-highest job gains in in 7 years during Augustjobs in August, the second highest gain in seven years, as the unemployment rat
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
jobs in August, the second highest gain in seven years, as the unemployment rate dipped slightly to 3.9 percent, the U.S. Labor Department said Friday. The state’s jobless rate, at a pre-recession level, remained lower than the nation’s, which... Read more
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Newsmax
Google Hit with Class Action Suit over Allegedly Unfair Payin these decisions," she said. Charges of gender discrimination have swirled a
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
in these decisions," she said. Charges of gender discrimination have swirled at Alphabet Inc.-owned Google since the U.S. Labor Department sued in January to bar Google from doing business with the federal government until it released thousands of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Women's class-action suit against Google allege they were paid less than male counterpartsin these decisions," she said. Charges of gender discrimination have swirled a
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
in these decisions," she said. Charges of gender discrimination have swirled at Alphabet Inc.-owned Google since the U.S. Labor Department sued in January to bar Google from doing business with the federal government until it released thousands of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Women's class-action suit against Google allege they were paid less than male counterpartsin these decisions," she said. Charges of gender discrimination have swirled a
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
in these decisions," she said. Charges of gender discrimination have swirled at Alphabet Inc.-owned Google since the U.S. Labor Department sued in January to bar Google from doing business with the federal government until it released thousands of... Read more
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DW
Muted reaction to new Google gender-bias lawsuit |around 80 percent. Google's problems stacking up Google newest troubles come
DW / Posted 4 days ago
around 80 percent. Google's problems stacking up Google newest troubles come as the company faces an investigation by the labor department into sex bias in pay practices. The investigation stems from a 2015 audit in which the department says it... Read more
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The Hill
Budget season is a terrifying time for advocates of 'America first' labor policyas outsourcing, it’s also a much older practice. The “bracero” farm labor progr
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
as outsourcing, it’s also a much older practice. The “bracero” farm labor program, for instance, became official Labor Department policy 75 years ago this summer. Although it officially ended in 1964, it never really ended and lives on... Read more
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citybizlist Dallas
U.S. Jobless Claims Fall By 14,000 In Latest Weekfiling for initial jobless benefits in the week ending September 9 fell by 14,0
citybizlist Dallas / Posted 4 days ago
filing for initial jobless benefits in the week ending September 9 fell by 14,000 to a seasonally adjusted 284,000 the Labor Department said. Analysts had expected claims to rise to 300,000 last week. Figures for the prior week were... Read more
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TheBull
Lawsuit accuses Google of paying women less than menbias. "If we ever see individual discrepancies or problems, we work to fix the
TheBull / Posted 4 days ago
bias. "If we ever see individual discrepancies or problems, we work to fix them," she said. The suit comes with the US Labor Department auditing pay practices into possible gender discrimination. It also comes as Google deals with the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Consumer prices up 0.4% in Augustlikely distorted by Hurricane Harvey. Consumer prices climbed 1.9 percent last
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
likely distorted by Hurricane Harvey. Consumer prices climbed 1.9 percent last month, compared with a year earlier, the Labor Department said Thursday, up from an annual gain of 1.7 percent in July and the second-straight increase. Excluding... Read more
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