Employment

Another round of $500 checks for essential workers going out

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Some essential workers not paid in March will qualify for a second round of $500 payments, the Baker-Polito administration announced Thursday. “These payments will deliver...
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Private sector hiring fuels April employment growth in Nevada

4 hours ago   |   Review Journal

Several sectors' hiring beyond 100 percent of pre-pandemic employment levels supported the state's employment recovery.
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Allentown lowers minimum age for lifeguards to 15, citing hiring difficulties

5 hours ago   |   The Morning Call

Allentown has lowered the minimum age of employment for seasonal city staff like lifeguards from 15 to 16, citing hiring troubles.
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The average salaries for Americans working in 21 life-saving jobs

11 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Firefighters earn an average of $55,290 a year. Ringo Chiu/Reuters Annual National EMS Week started on May 15. Nurses and other workers in life-saving positions are also...
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McDonald's Requiring Russian Buyer to Employ Current Workers for 2 Years

11 hours ago   |   Newsweek

The company announced on Thursday that its buyer "will acquire McDonald's entire restaurant portfolio and operate the restaurants under a new brand."
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Tesla stock bull slashes price target on China headwinds and warns Musk's Twitter bid is a distraction risk

11 hours ago   |   Business Insider

A Tesla Model X. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir/File Photo Wedbush's Dan Ives cut his price target on Tesla to $1,000 from $1,400 as China's COVID lockdowns slow car production. The...
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Walmart, McDonald's, Amazon should 'say goodbye to attracting top female talent' in abortion 'trigger law' states

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

A Walmart in rural Williston, North Dakota, where the company is a top-five employer. North Dakota has a "trigger law" that would automatically ban abortion if the Supreme...
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Persistent employment gaps for young Americans could have devastating consequences later

12 hours ago   |   Fortune

Even as the job market has exploded, younger Americans without a college degree are still facing high unemployment.
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DOJ Workers Ask Biden Administration To Aid Abortion Travel To Avoid State Bans

DOJ Workers Ask Biden Administration To Aid Abortion Travel To Avoid State Bans

13 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

Justice Department employees want the government to follow the lead of private employers in providing leave for travel outside states "with restrictive laws."
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I'm self-employed and take 46 days off each year - here's how to figure out the right number for you

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

If you're self-employed, planning the number of vacation days you'll take can help you stay focused and on top of work. Hans Neleman/Getty Images Jen Glantz is an entrepreneur...
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Asylum seekers stuck on Diego Garcia start hunger strike

Group of Tamils has been held on the island, site of a secretive US military base, since October last year. Read more ...

Federal Reserve faces a tough challenge on cooling inflation

The Federal Reserve is facing one of its toughest challenges in decades: raising interest rates to cool inflation, without killing consumer demand and jobs, and pushing the... Read more ...

How the West Is Strangling Putin's Economy

Russia can export, but it can't buy what it needs. Read more ...

Suburban sex offender charged with distributing, possessing child porn

Suburban sex offender charged with distributing, possessing child porn

SOUTH BARRINGTON, Ill. - A convicted sex offender is facing five felonies for allegedly distributing and possessing child pornography. Vincent Salvaggio, 55, of South... Read more ...

LAUSD enrollment expected to drop 30% over next decade

Officials are predicting enrollment at Los Angeles Unified schools to drop significantly over the next decade. Read more ...

Costa Mesa man pleads guilty to obstruction charge for Jan. 6 Capitol riot

A Costa Mesa man pleaded guilty Thursday to disrupting a joint session of the U.S. Congress during the breach of the Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021. Read more ...

L.A. Waterfront coming to San Pedro to feature stores, amphitheater, dining

The L.A. Waterfront project is 43 acres and the first phase includes about 150,000 square feet of new retail, dining and more. Read more ...

Giancarlo Stanton's underappreciated power stands alone across MLB

Giancarlo Stanton's underappreciated power stands alone across MLB

Giancarlo Stanton can do things mere mortal major leaguers can't. Read more ...

Ex-college hoopster found shot and burned was innocent bystander in deadly...

Ex-college hoopster found shot and burned was innocent bystander in deadly NYC gang war: sources

A doomed young couple found shot to death and burned beyond recognition in a car at a Bronx park were victims of a deadly gang war sparked by a stolen purse, law enforcement... Read more ...

Nina Dobrev and Shaun White make red carpet debut at her ex's movie premiere

Nina Dobrev and Shaun White make red carpet debut at her ex's movie premiere

The "Vampire Diaries" alum and Olympic gold medalist debuted their budding romance at the U.K. premiere of "Top Gun: Maverick" in London on Thursday. Read more ...