ISTANBUL - Activists marking international worker's day Sunday staged a massive march of 200,000 in Turkey's capital and rallied in cities around the world to demand more jobs, better work conditions and higher wages.

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    The resurgent U.S. housing market has sent builders calling again for Richard Vap, who owns a drywall installation company. Vap would love to help - if he could hire enough qualified people. "There is a shortage of manpower," says Vap, owner of South Valley Drywall in Littleton, Colo. More
  • Unemployment falls to 7.5%; job creation solid in April
    The job market plugged along steadily, and unemployment fell in April, according to new data out Friday, suggesting that the U.S. economy is still expanding. The nation added 165,000 jobs in April as the unemployment rate fell to 7.5 percent, from 7.6 percent in March, the Labor Department said on Friday. More
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    The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in more than five years, a positive signal for the labor market ahead of Friday's April jobs report. More
  • Unemployment rates fall in 90 pct. of US cities
    Unemployment rates fell in nearly 90 percent of large U.S. cities in March, though most of the declines likely occurred because more Americans stopped looking for work, rather than found jobs. More
  • The Divide Between GDP and Jobs - Wall Street Journal
    ... economy gained over one million jobs. ... slight increases in demand compel ... slack already taken in, they must pay up more to get the ...
    07/29/2016 - 1:56 pm | View Link
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    07/29/2016 - 12:01 pm | View Link
  • Catherine Rampell: Congress needs to help stop wage theft - Salt Lake Tribune
    ... series of demonstrations to demand a ... was filed by Good Jobs Nation, an ... of current and former Senate workers will soon receive back ...
    07/29/2016 - 11:33 am | View Link
  • Hillary Clinton is the right choice to grow the economy: Governor - CNBC
    ... like computer science so that American workers can meet employer demand. ... will be created overseas and where export jobs pay above-average ...
    07/29/2016 - 10:17 am | View Link
  • Hillary Clinton has a very detailed plan for the economy. That may ... - Washington Post
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    07/29/2016 - 8:21 am | View Link
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  • Congress needs to help stop wage theft
    That’s the catch-all term for when employers pay their workers less than they legally owe them ... For about a year, they staged a series of demonstrations to demand a living wage. In December, it looked as if they’d finally secured it.
    07/29/2016 - 2:16 pm | View Link
  • How To Engage A Huge Voting Bloc: 64-Million Low-Wage Workers
    “Places like Wisconsin have been hit hard by the corporate-driven, free-trade model that has decimated the working-class manufacturing jobs ... will pay off in November. “Not just because this movement is rising, not just because the demand is ...
    07/29/2016 - 3:54 am | View Link
  • Maine employers face a new challenge: Not enough workers
    Glenn Mills, chief economist at the Center for Workforce Research at the Maine Department of Labor, said the labor force, whose activity is measured by the unemployment rate, is made up of people who have jobs and ... And we pay more than minimum wage ...
    07/24/2016 - 1:40 am | View Link
  • Kodandaram takes up the cause of outsourcing staff, contract workers
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    07/23/2016 - 5:35 pm | View Link
  • 370 workers out of jobs as Progresso closes N.J. factory | Your comments
    cant blame the company for merging operations with reduced demand. It is difficult for the people and towns impacted but things change, think about the coal miners whose jobs are gone ... to throw subsidies at them to pay them to stay.
    07/22/2016 - 1:37 am | View Link
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    07/25/2016 - 12:35 am | View Website
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    The world at work: Jobs, pay, and skills for 3.5 billion people By Richard Dobbs, Anu Madgavkar, Dominic Barton, Eric Labaye, James Manyika, Charles Roxburgh, Susan ...
    07/24/2016 - 7:17 am | View Website
  • Social Workers : Occupational Outlook Handbook: : U.S ...
    Social workers help people solve and cope with problems in their everyday lives. One group of social workers—clinical social workers—also diagnose and treat ...
    07/22/2016 - 3:23 am | View Website
  • These Will Be The Most In-Demand Jobs In 2016 | Fast ...
    18 Wheels In Demand. Earlier this year, we found out that truck driver is the most common occupation in the U.S., according to research conducted by National Public Radio
    07/21/2016 - 9:15 am | View Website
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