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Getting Started: New College Grads Entering A Strong Job Market

This spring, students graduating from college will have more to look forward to than the end of exams and term papers. They can also expect a strong job market.

November 24, 2015

Standing On The Job Gains Favor In U.S. Workplaces

Washington (AFP) – Three centuries after Thomas Jefferson found standing up a superior way to work, a growing number of Americans are mulling the dangers of sitting down on the job — and opting to get on their feet. Backaches. Muscular degeneration. Heart disease. Diabetes. Colon cancer. Even premature death is on the list of […]

May 29, 2014

Detroit Teacher Who Broke Up Fight With Broom Gets Her Job Back

By Robert Allen, Detroit Free Press DETROIT — A Detroit high school teacher fired after using a broom to break up a vicious fight in a classroom is getting back her job with retroactive pay, school district officials announced Tuesday. Tiffani Eaton was fired May 1, one day after the incident at Pershing High School, where […]

May 13, 2014

U.S. Jobless Claims Tumble To Seven-Year Low

Washington (AFP) – New claims for U.S. unemployment insurance benefits tumbled last week to the lowest level in seven years, government data released Thursday showed. Initial jobless claims, a sign of the pace of layoffs, totaled a seasonally adjusted 300,000 in the week ending April 5, a decrease of 32,000 from the previous week’s upwardly […]

April 10, 2014