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seattle

Poll: How would you feel about a .500 Seattle Mariners squad? – Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog)

Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog)Our friends over at Sportspress Northwest alerted us to the fact that at least one Las Vegas sports book is predicting a .500 season for the Seattle Mariners. Some additional research reaffirmed the notion that a number of people whose jobs depend on …Seattle 3B coach Stearns out 4-6 weeksUSA TODAY all […]

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Las Vegas

Wet ‘n’ Wild hiring 450 positions for upcoming second season – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunAhead of its second season, Wet ‘n’ Wild Las Vegas has begun accepting applications for more than 450 seasonal jobs at the water park, which opens April 12 and operates through September. This year’s hiring wave has increased by more than 100 listings …(photo courtesy: Wet ‘n’ Wild Las Vegas)CBS LocalWet ‘n’ Wild […]

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Las Vegas

With a focus on creating jobs, Hardy targets Horsford’s seat – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunRepublican Assemblyman Cresent Hardy wants voters in the northern Las Vegas Valley and much of rural Nevada to pick him as their congressman this November. The 56-year-old businessman from Mesquite formally launched his campaign Tuesday to …Hardy says gridlock, tax laws must changeLas Vegas Review-Journal all 7 news articles …read more Source: Las […]

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tech

BioShock creator Irrational Games is shutting down – GameSpot

GameSpotBioShock creator Irrational Games is shutting down. Irrational Games cofounder Ken Levine confirms all but about 15 people will lose their jobs as he starts up a “smaller, more entrepreneurial” endeavor for Take-Two. by Eddie Makuch on February 18, 2014.Irrational Games, Whose Games Are So Good People Call Them Art, Plans To …WBURStudio Behind Take-Two’s […]

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nashville

Nashville Leading as Office Deals Beat U.S. Average: Real Estate – Bloomberg

Nashville Leading as Office Deals Beat U.S. Average: Real EstateBloombergAnnie Ierardi works from home in a Nashville, Tennessee, building that’s adding apartments as waves of young workers flock to a city flush with jobs, music and ambition. Amid noise and disruption, she can’t imagine leaving. “I love it here,” Ierardi … …read more Source: Nashville […]

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Atlanta

Diverse economy is fueling Atlanta’s improved job growth – Atlanta Business Chronicle

Diverse economy is fueling Atlanta’s improved job growthAtlanta Business ChronicleThe (preliminary) data reveals Atlanta added 58,400 jobs in 2013, an increase over 2012’s total of 55,000. Atlanta’s employment base has been growing strongly since 2010, adding more than 180,000 jobs during this time. This brings Atlanta within … …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google

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London

Change text size for the story – London Free Press

London Free PressThe turnaround in jobs and perhaps self-confidence came Friday in the announcement of a $10-billion to $13-billion, 14-year contract won by London’s General Dynamics Land Systems Canada (GDLS) to build armoured vehicles for Saudi Arabia.Historic manufacturing contract announced in London will create 3000 jobsCTV NewsLondon epicentre of epic export dealLondon Community News all […]

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San Francisco

Atmosphere tense at a Google bus stop in San Francisco – CNBC.com

CNBC.comAt seven in the morning, on the corner of Dolores Avenue and 18th Street in San Francisco’s Noe Valley neighborhood, tech workers are quietly boarding private buses to get to their jobs in Silicon Valley. Buses from Google and other tech companies are …Class Warfare SF StyleSanFranciscoSentinel.com all 6 news articles …read more Source: San […]

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San Francisco

Charles Schwab to move 1000 jobs out of San Francisco – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsSAN FRANCISCO — Charles Schwab Corp. said Thursday it is planning to move about 1,000 jobs out of San Francisco over the next three to five years. The San Francisco-based banking and brokerage company has more than 13,000 employees, including …Schwab Moving 1000 Workers Out of San Francisco, Citing CostsFox BusinessBrokerage to […]

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News

Giuliani continues support for Chris Christie. Says odds are 50-50 governor … – NJ.com

Giuliani continues support for Chris Christie. Says odds are 50-50 governor …NJ.comGiuliani has been among the governor’s most ardent supporters during what has been a trying time for Christie. The controversy already has cost four people their jobs and the investigation continues. Christie has denied any prior knowledge of the order … and more …read […]

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Sports

Why pro cheerleading may be one of Americas worst jobs – KBZK Bozeman News

KBZK Bozeman NewsThat’s just one lesson to be gleaned from a lawsuit filed by a cheerleader for the Oakland Raiders, a National Football League team, which alleges sub-minimum wage pay and other labor abuses. While professional cheerleading may seem glamorous, the …Cheerleader Sues Oakland Raiders, Claiming Pay of Less than $5 per HourMainStreetThe Shockingly Low […]

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News

Cameron urges EU against ‘burdensome’ shale gas curbs – Financial Times

Financial TimesDavid Cameron has urged European leaders to sweep away “burdensome” shale gas regulations, warning that energy companies will invest in other parts of the world if they are impeded in the EU. The British prime minister told an audience in Davos that …David Cameron: Britain can bring jobs back from abroadTelegraph.co.ukUK’s Cameron tells Davos […]

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Joe Tuman Aims At Libby Schaaf, Jean Quan In Oakland Mayor’s Race Video

Joe Tuman has fired the first official shot in the unfolding 2014 Oakland Mayor’s Race. In a new YouTube video sent to supporters and called “Meet Joe Tuman,” Mr. Tuman said that his “singular focus” would be on public safety, jobs, and creating “new revenue sources” for Oakland. Then he kicked it into high gear […]

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Atlanta Entertainment News Sports Star Wars

Pinewood Studios Atlanta, Fayetteville, GA Makes First Political Error

Pinewood Studios Atlanta Fayetteville, Georgia – the near-300-acre movie studio complex slated to open this month as production of MARVEL’s Ant-Man with Michael Douglas and Paul Rudd gets underway – has already got off on the wrong political foot with the Fayetteville and Peachtree City community. And considering the excitement as reflected by the comments […]

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News

Hollande wants Trierweiler out but first lady ‘refusing to pack bags’ – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukFrançois Hollande wanted to break up with Valérie Trierweiler at the weekend but had to ditch the idea when she was hospitalised, it was reported today, as it emerged that the French president has not visited her. “François Hollande had a dream,” wrote Le …Hollande Partner Remains in Hospital After Actress Affair ReportBusinessweekHollande subject to […]

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News

French central bank urges speed on Hollande’s reform pact – Reuters

ReutersPARIS (Reuters) – France can revive its competitiveness and growth if it rapidly pushes through with a reform drive proposed by President Francois Hollande, its central bank governor said on Thursday. The Socialist leader pledged on Tuesday to cut the …Mistress Julie Gayet boasted of ‘older man in politics’Daily Mail16/01/2014Hollande must act urgently, million jobs […]

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London

Riots in Egypt + recession in Greece = property boom in London – Quartz

QuartzHouse prices in the UK rose by a pedestrian 3.5% year-over-year in November, according to the latest data—that is, if you exclude London from the calculation. Residential property prices in London rose by 11.6%, which is down from 12% the previous …London house prices linked to political uncertainty overseasThe GuardianPrime London property rises with world’s […]

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles, Orange counties top US metro construction employment, according … – Long Beach Press-Telegram

Los Angeles, Orange counties top US metro construction employment, according …Long Beach Press-TelegramAn estimated 17,300 jobs were added in the construction sector in the Los Angeles and Santa Ana areas, according to an analysis of federal jobs data undertaken by the trade group. The Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale area got 9,100 of those full-time … and […]

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Sports

Redskins’ Robert Griffin III offers thanks to fired Mike Shanahan – USA TODAY

USA TODAYASHBURN, Va. — Robert Griffin III refused to pile on. Less than a month since he was unceremoniously benched, Washington’s franchise quarterback took the high road Monday in addressing the firing of coach Mike Shanahan. Griffin didn’t take questions …5 NFL head coaches lose their jobs on Black MondayIndianapolis StarAsk Boswell: Redskins, Nationals and […]