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  • Job Fair for the Met recruits more than 200 Philly residents for new jobs!

    Almost 1,000 community residents and students applied for positions at the Met Philadelphia, a live entertainment venue that will open soon on North Broad Street near Poplar. Live Nation hosted a job fair for Met positions on Friday and Saturday at “The View,” a multi-purpose facility at 800 North...
  • Amazon to add 2,000 jobs in Boston

    Jeff Bezos, Amazon Amazon is adding 2,000 jobs to its Boston tech hub in fields dealing with cloud computing and speech science, the company announced Tuesday. Boston is one of the tech giant’s largest footholds and is a finalist to win the company’s second headquarters. Amazon has been paying...
  • U.S. added 103G jobs in March, falling short of expectations; unemployment rate steady

    WASHINGTON – U.S. employers added a modest 103,000 jobs in March after several months of bigger gains, though the government’s overall jobs report suggests that the labor market remains healthy. The Labor Department said Friday that the unemployment rate remained 4.1%, a 17-year low, for a sixth straight month....
  • Amazon makes an announcement on the 20 cities that could have their 2nd headquarters

    Amazon named 20 finalists in the race to win its second headquarters Thursday, narrowing the pool of cities and states competing to secure an expected 50,000 jobs and $5 billion in investment. They are: Atlanta, GA Austin, TX Boston, MA Chicago, IL Columbus, OH Dallas, TX Denver, CO Indianapolis, IN Los Angeles,...
  • Apple will create 20,000 jobs in the U.S.

    Apple (AAPL) said it will build a second corporate campus and hire 20,000 workers in a $350 billion, five-year commitment to the U.S. economy. Apple, the world’s biggest company by market capitalization, said Wednesday it will contribute $75 billion of that amount through investments in American manufacturing, planned capital...
  • Women get prominent media jobs in wake of misconduct ousters

    NEW YORK (AP) – As more than two dozen men have lost media jobs or projects after sexual misconduct accusations in the last several months, their departures have opened doors for a handful of women. The wave of accusations has led to other changes as well, leading to hopes that...
  • Trump Fires HIV/AIDS Council In Its Entirety By FedEx Letter, Report Claims

    President Donald Trump fired the remaining members of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PACHA) Wednesday, reportedly informing them without explanation with a letter delivered by FedEx. The mass dismissal of the advisors marked another nadir in the administration’s dealing with the council. In June six members resigned from...
  • Jobs Report:; U.S. employers added a robust 228,000 jobs in Nov.!

     U.S. employers added a robust 228,000 jobs in November, a sign of the job market’s enduring strength in its ninth year of economic recovery. The Labor Department says the unemployment rate remained at a 17-year low of 4.1 percent. The economy is expanding at a healthy pace, and in...
  • U.S employers add 228,000 jobs, unemployment rate stays 4.1%

    In the latest indication that the U.S. economy remains on solid footing, employers in the U.S. added a robust 228,000 new jobs last month and the nation’s unemployment rate held steady at a 17-year low of 4.1%. The Labor Department’s report Friday cements expectations that the Federal Reserve will...