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A man writes information in front of Illinois Department of Employment Security in Chicago, April 30, 2020.
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AP News
May 07, 2020 - 8:41 am
Nearly 3.2 million workers sought jobless aid in the last week, raising the total number of layoffs in the United States to 33 million since the coronavirus struck. Read more here.
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United Airlines
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CNN
May 05, 2020 - 5:33 pm
United Airlines has warned some of its staff that it will sharply reduce hours and staffing in the months to come. Read more here.
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Bank of toll booths
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David Madden
May 04, 2020 - 4:00 am
Fewer people are driving these days, thanks to the pandemic. And that’s forced the operators of a pair of toll bridges across the Delaware River to cut their staff a bit. Read more here.
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Just Food For Dogs
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John McDevitt
April 15, 2020 - 11:26 am
The majority of businesses are struggling as the coronavirus pandemic rages on, but speciality dog food company Just Food For Dogs is expanding operations and jobs in its new East Coast headquarters. Read more here.
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Nauti Spirits Distillery
Nauti Spirits Distillery
David Madden
April 02, 2020 - 12:20 pm
Small distilleries in New Jersey are not happy with Gov. Phil Murphy over the way they’re being restricted, while competing liquor stores and wineries are not nearly hit as hard. Read more here.
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Travelers at Philadelphia International Airport
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Mark Abrams
March 24, 2020 - 10:32 am
Airlines are seeing a lot of cancellations during the coronavirus restrictions. And now, there's a report that a halt on all commercial air travel might be coming. Read more here.
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A general view of the Wells Fargo Center
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Dave Uram
March 24, 2020 - 9:47 am
Within 24 hours, the Sixers organization reversed a decision to temporarily cut salaries by 20% of some full-time employees. The organization said the cuts were meant to help pay its 1,500 hourly workers through the season amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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British labor union Unite has expressed dismay over reports that the bank HSBC will slash 10,000 jobs worldwide.
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AP News
October 07, 2019 - 10:54 am
British labor union Unite has expressed dismay over reports that the bank HSBC will slash 10,000 jobs worldwide.
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Molly Daly
July 18, 2019 - 12:11 pm
UPDATED: 1 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Drexel University has announced it'll lay off about 40% of its physicians and clinical staff because of Hahnemann University Hospital's coming closure. Word of the layoffs came Thursday morning in an email to the Drexel community from medical school...
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Glen Mills Schools
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Jim Melwert
April 05, 2019 - 1:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The last student at what’s been called "The Harvard of Refrom Schools" is leaving on Friday. Glen Mills Schools has begun laying off staff, and they’ve also filed an appeal of the order from the state that forced all children to be removed from the Delaware County...
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