At the Associated Press late Thursday morning, Ken Dilanian, the wire service's intelligence writer, did a marvelous job of covering up the essence of Director of National Intelligence James Clapper's Worldwide Threat Assessment testimony...Show More Summary
Jay Carney will leave his role as a CNN political analyst as he takes a job in the private sector. Playbook reports the former White House press secretary and TIME journalist will join Amazon as SVP of Worldwide Corporate Affairs. He’ll...Show More Summary
Former New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson, who was fired from that job last May, is laughing all the way to the bank. The New York Post reported that Simon & Schuster will pay her what is believed to be about $1 million for her new book on the future of the media. While this seems […]
Mining giant set to cut hundreds of jobs from WA iron ore division: report.
Microsoft is continuing to consolidate its mobile-handset manufacturing properties, but is not making any additional, unannounced job cuts as a result.
Former White House Press Secretary Jay Carney will join Amazon as senior vice president for worldwide corporate affairs, Politico’s Mike Allen reported Thursday. The new position brings the e-commerce giant’s worldwide public relations and public policy shops into one department under Carney. Show More Summary
CGG SA, the oil field seismic surveyor that rejected a takeover approach by Technip SA, reported a net loss of $1.2 billion in 2014 after a writedown for restructuring costs and cutting the size of its fleet. The post CGG to Cut Jobs and Fleet Size in 2015 appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
This could, if true, dramatically deflate the hysterical reporting of the Abbott Government allegedly offering Gillian Triggs an “inducement” to quit as president of the…
The December jobs report marked yet another turning point for the US economy with the unemployment rate falling to 5.6%. The 0.2% drop saw the number of unemployed people dropping to 8.7 million – a decline of 383,000. During the course of 2014, the number of unemployed people declined by 1.1 million and the unemployment […]
Adjunct instructors struggle with lower pay and far less job security than their tenured counterparts, and today, they plan to take a stand against it: It's National Adjunct Walkout Day, Inside Higher Ed reports. The walkout was conceived by an anonymous adjunct at San Jose State University in October, the...
For the second consecutive year, Facebook was named the top company for interns by social jobs and career community Glassdoor. The top five companies on Glassdoor’s list of 25 Highest Rated Companies for Internships in 2015 were tightly bunched together, with Facebook, No. Show More Summary
And Samantha Bee gives a special report
(Reuters) - Lowe's Cos Inc, the No. 2 U.S. home improvement chain, reported same-store sales well above analysts' estimates as lower gas prices and an improving job market encouraged Americans to spend more on home renovations. Lowe's shares rose 2.5 percent to $76.50 premarket as the company also forecast full-year sales above estimates. Show More Summary
The Department of Homeland Security refuses to release a report on “right-wing” terrorism that somehow found its way into CNN’s hands last week during the farcical White House summit on
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — When Neha Mahajan's husband got a job transfer from New Delhi to New Jersey, she was excited to come along. But the thrill faded when the television reporter realized there was no way she could get a job in the United States because immigration rules barred her from working. Over six years, she became deeply frustrated. Show More Summary
Earlier this month, the spokeswoman for the U.S. State Department proclaimed something bizarre pertaining to how we can stop the Islamic State. From what was reported by The Inquisitr, Marie Harf pretty much said the long-term strategy to fight the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) was to create jobs for potential jihadists. Show More Summary
A New York judge who was accused of making racial slurs about Native Americans and blacks will receive a public reprimand, but get to keep his job. Syracuse.com reported that the commissioner of the New York Commission on Judicial Conduct had recommended that Judge Gerald Popeo be removed from...
What with being O'Keefed and also losing his job, this isn't Rev. Al's week, is it? In a move that will make conservatives and extreme right-wingers rejoice, MSNBC is reportedly going to get rid of the left-wing programming and liberal hosts in light of their recent ratings slide and therefore will remove Rev. Show More Summary
Bill O'Reilly is not backing down. Monday night on "The O'Reilly Factor," the Fox News host invited former NBC News Miami bureau chief Don Browne to help corroborate his claims of having "reported on the ground in active war zones" and...Show More Summary
Technology does too good a job at sustaining our distant friendships. More than one million young, college-educated Americans move across state lines each year, according to new research reported in The New York Times. I belong to this...Show More Summary