Labor Day 2012: Jobs Debate A Convention Warm-UpCHARLOTTE, N.C. - In an overnight reversal of rhetoric, President Barack Obama's top allies insisted Monday that Americans surely are better off than four years ago despite a slow economic recovery and joblessness of 8.3 percent.
Labor Day 2012: Where The Jobs AreA new report from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts the best-paying jobs between now and 2020 will be offered to people who have technical or trade skills as well as those with master's or nursing degrees.
Labor Day 2012 bank holiday: Are banks open or closed today, September 3?TD Bank stores announced they will be open on Labor Day, September 3, 2012. Unlike most banks that are closed, TD Banks will be open on Labor Day. NOTE: Some TD Banks may have limited hours. Call first before venturing out. NOTE: All transactions ...
Labor Day 2012: not enough jobs, crummy jobs, high long-term joblessnessDETROIT - Labor Day means more than a chance to relax and eat hot dogs. It's also a time to reflect on the challenges facing the American worker.
Labor Day 2012: 10 Rappers Recall Their First Jobs & Early Working ExperiencesJadakiss, Waka Flocka Flame, Lil Keke and others reflect on their early forays into the job force in honor of Labor Day. In honor of Labor Day, HipHopDX asked a few of our artist friends about their early forrays into the work force. Like the artists ...
Hedge Fund Bulls Push U.S. Gasoline to Larbor Day RecordHedge funds raised bullish bets on gasoline to more than a three-month high, helping push prices at the pump to record levels for the U.S.
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Don't rain on our parade! Ill-timed showers spoil Labor Day fun on the East CoastThroughout the U.S., Labor Day is known as the last hurray of the summer, with many people hitting the beach one final time before the end of the season, but this year, East Coast residents are in for a soggy mess instead of fun in the sun.
Labor Day 2012: The Future of WorkWhat better day to ponder the future of work than Labor Day? Long-time correspondent Robert Z. recently shared an essay on just this topic entitledUnderstanding the 'New' Economy.
Labor Day 2012Labor Day 2012 We've suffered through more than a few bad years of a worsening economy. While things have leveled off a bit in the past two years, it's hardly "good times" for most Americans (and much of the rest of the world is actually even worse off ...
Obama at Ohio Labor Day Rally Says Auto Bailout Paying OffPresident Barack Obama said his "bet" on America's auto industry is paying off and that letting "Detroit go bankrupt" would have led to another Great Depression, drawing attention at a Labor Day rally in Ohio to Republican Mitt Romney's opposition to ...
Labor Day 2012: Worst DIY Grills (PHOTOS)Never said invention and ingenuity was always safe and/or legal. OooZzzzz: Never said invention and ingenuity was always safe and/or legal.
Happy Labor Day 2012!Whether you know it as a day to celebrate the social and economic achievements of American workers, or the last day to wear white or seersucker, Labor Day 2012 is here, in what seems like the fastest summer in recent memory. Will you be laboring today, ...
Labor Day 2012: Technology at workWhen Labor Day was first declared a national holiday in 1894, technology was a primitive telephone and a pencil. This trend is still burgeoning.
Guide to 2012 Labor Day SalesIf you don't have travel plans this weekend, you might consider doing a little shopping because you'll find great deals on certain items.
Labor Day 2012's Focus: JobsIt's also the day when organized labor celebrates achievements such as the eight-hour workday and any number of workplace safety and health regulations.
US motorists swallow sky-high Labor Day weekend gas pricesKANSAS CITY, Missouri (Reuters) - U.S. motorists hit the road in large numbers this Labor Day weekend, undeterred by gas prices that are the highest ever heading into the holiday in part due to Hurricane Isaac, which forced the closure of oil ...
Labor Day: America celebrates its oxymoronic holidayWASHINGTON, D.C., September 3, 2012 - Labor Day, USA: Barbeque pits, picnics, kickoff weekend for American football, most private and public offices and businesses: CLOSED.
Labor Day 2012: Time to Honor the Free Market, Not Public UnionsWhile I enjoy the day off, great weather, and general relaxing and transitional mood of the weekend, there tends to be countless tributes to union leaders and caricatures of a heroic working class vs.
Obama's Labor Day: Politics, presence in the GulfTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - Barreling through the presidential campaign's competitive states, President Barack Obama will detour deep in the South on Labor Day, long enough to offer a presence and promises of help to those flooded out by Hurricane Isaac.