Nov 8, 2012 After losing her job teaching at a high school in the county jail, Donielle Lawson wants to stay in education.
Oct 18, 2012 Seasonally adjusted claims for unemployment insurance rose by 46,000 last week, or about 13 percent. Is this a blip or the start of a new trend?
Oct 10, 2012 American Airlines airlines has blamed its pilots, who are unhappy with new pay and work rules, for purposefully forcing delays and cancellations in protest.
Oct 10, 2012 American Airlines could face continued business fallout even as CEO apologizes to passengers for delays and talks resume with pilots.
Sep 28, 2012 American is trying to impose new pay and work rules on its pilots -- and they’re not happy. Their union hasn’t called for any official action, but American says pilots are filing more maintenance complaints and flying circuitous routes.
Sep 20, 2012 Bank of America is accelerating plans to cut costs by laying off workers. According to the Wall Street Journal, the bank has set a target of cutting 16,000 jobs by the end of this year -- about 6 percent of the bank's workforce.
Sep 19, 2012 Between disgruntled union workers and thousands of layoffs, yet more American Airlines flights are being cancelled or delayed. Should travelers avoid the bankrupt carrier?
Sep 6, 2012 According to job placement firm Challenger Gray & Christmas, the number of planned layoffs at U.S. companies dropped 37 percent from a year ago.
Heidi N. Moore
Aug 13, 2012 Google announced this morning it will lay off 4,000 people. They're all employees of Motorola Mobility, which Google recently bought.
Aug 9, 2012 The big defense contractors -- including Lockheed Martin and Pratt & Whitney -- say they may have to send out mass layoff notices to their employees in a few months. That's because they're worried that hundreds of billions of dollars in expected cuts to the Pentagon's budget will have a big effect on them.