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Maine's unemployment rate dips to 9-year low

Maine's unemployment rate dips to 9-year low
That puts the state's unemployment rate at its lowest since April 2006. The unemployment rate is calculated from the difference between employment and the labor force estimates, divided by the labor force estimate. Maine's labor force remains estimated …
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Search suspended for SC mom who jumped from cruise ship, officials say
“Both the ship and charter company teams are providing support to the family and all impacted guests during this difficult time” Norwegian Cruise Lines said, according to NBC. Coast Guard officials said the planned cruise has been halted as the ongoing …
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Stocks close lower as energy, growth concerns weigh; Apple plunges
U.S. stocks closed lower on Monday, the first day of trade for August, as investors weighed mostly lackluster economic data and a renewed decline in oil, amid overseas news. ( Tweet This ). "The growth picture right now is not all that encouraging …
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DraftKings tries to 'set the record straight' on fantasy-football scandal
In a story that first broke on the industry blog DFS Report, information security in the high-stakes game is being questioned. According to a New York Times report published Monday, DraftKings and FanDuel, two of the biggest companies in DFS, are mired …
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Stenehjem: Board of Dental Examiners can't employ lobbyist
They hired Jack McDonald, a longtime lobbyist and Bismarck attorney. McDonald, whose employment with the board ended when the legislative session wrapped up in April, said he didn't know the board lacked the authority to hire a lobbyist. "I just …
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Achieving equal dignity for all
Thus, although the federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission recently ruled that federal statutes banning gender discrimination in employment also ban discrimination based on sexual orientation, a future EEOC might well rule otherwise. A majority …
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At Zappos, Pushing Shoes and a Vision
On a sizzling June morning in Las Vegas, 10 Zappos.com employees sat in an air-conditioned conference room decorated with “Star Wars” memorabilia and a mural of Darth Vader. They had gathered for a weekly meeting to discuss new internal software, the …
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14 tips to create a great reputation
It is important at all stages of your career, whether you are just embarking on your post collegiate job search or are well into your career. It only takes a Twitter second for your bad act to go viral in the digital era. If you are job searching, your …
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Midsize money management firms see growth shrinking
For the first time in a decade, midsize managers are beginning to feel the squeeze, the Pensions & Investments/Towers Watson World 500 ranking of money managers shows. Related Content. Seed money becoming vital element for fledgling hedge funds …
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Reports: Red Sox's David Ortiz to retire next year
Ortiz, who turns 40 on Wednesday, has spent the past 13 years with the Boston Red Sox after six years with the Minnesota Twins at the start of his career. “Big Papi” would become just the 11th position player to play at age 40 or older for the Red Sox …
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VW engineers admitted rigging CO2 emissions
“Employees have indicated in an internal investigation that there were irregularities in ascertaining fuel consumption data. How this happened is subject to ongoing proceedings,” a Volkswagen spokesman said, declining to comment on the Bild report.
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Since Europe has higher unemployment and worse money problems than us, why do libs want to be like them?

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Question by Our Kids Fed Debt: Since Europe has higher unemployment and worse money problems than us, why do libs want to be like them? Unemployment is 35% higher in the EU than the US and they have the artificial … read more