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Taxpayers Spent $1.5 Million on President Obama's Personal and Political Use of Air Force One Over Labor Day Weekend

A recently obtained US Air Force document has revealed that taxpayers dished out over $1.5 million in transportation flight costs for President Barack Obama's Labor Day weekend personal and fundraising commitments.

Obama Flights to Alex Wagner’s Wedding Cost Taxpayers $358,490

Judicial Watch reports the Air Force has added up the cost of Pres. Obama’s air travel over Labor Day Weekend, which included attending the wedding of MSNBC host Alex Wagner. The total: more than $1.5 million. Flights for Obama’s 2014...Show More Summary

Advocacy Groups Release Helpful Guide For Williamsburg's Female Day Laborers

The corner of Marcy Avenue and Division Street in south Williamsburg is home to the fleet of female day laborers, or jornaleras, as they call themselves. Even during freezing temperatures, women come to stand on the corner to await housecleaning jobs, mostly in the surrounding Hasidic sections of Williamsburg. [ more › ]

FSU, Ole Miss to open new Orlando Citrus Bowl series of kickoff games

FSU and Ole Miss will face off in Orlando on Labor Day 2016, marking the first game in a new series of kickoff games at the renovated Citrus Bowl.

BLS: Jobs Openings at 4.7 million in September, Up 20% Year-over-year

From the BLS: Job Openings and Labor Turnover Summary There were 4.7 million job openings on the last business day of September, little changed from 4.9 million in August, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.......Quits are generally voluntary separations initiated by the employee. Show More Summary

Fairfax-Ipsos: 56-44 to Labor

After talking themselves up over the past few days, the Coalition in Victoria has been found by a new poll to have actually gone backwards.

Jay Z’s Made In America Festival May Cost L.A. Taxpayers $170k

Jay Z brought his Made In America festival to the West Coast this year, operating a show out of Los Angeles during Labor Day weekend for the first time after two successful years based out of Philadelphia. As it turns out, taxpayers may end up paying around $170,000 to cover expenses associated with the concert, [...]

Youngest veterans struggle most with unemployment, data shows

Tuesday is Veterans Day, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics recently released its October jobs numbers. With that in mind, let’s take a look at how veterans have fared in terms of unemployment lately. The overall U.S. jobless rate dropped to 5.8 percent last month, reaching its lowest level in six years. Show More Summary

Justin Bieber Egging: Pays 80K Restitution, Completing Anger Management, MusiCares Labor

Justin Bieber is working through the plea deal requirements of his egging case. It’s been revealed the singer has nearly completed his anger management classes and will work his five days of community labor service at MusiCares. The 20-year-old has also paid off the judge-ordered $80,900 restitution to settle his case. Show More Summary

Marge Caldwell-Wilson: Why would a former labor leader begrudge Trentonians sick time benefits?

On Election Day, one of the bright spots was the passage on the ballot in Montclair and Trenton of earned sick time - in Trenton by a whopping 85%. But right after the vote, what did North Ward Councilwoman Marge Caldwell-Wilson say? "The problem with isolating Trenton, other bordering towns are not held to that mandate. Show More Summary

The Case Against "Jobs Day"

I find myself increasingly puzzled by the monthly ritual of wall-to-wall reporting on “jobs day.” The first Friday of every month, the Bureau of Labor Statistics releases a report on the employment situation in the country. While I appreciate...Show More Summary

Incredible C-Section Photos Show Beauty of Every Type of Childbirth?

Post by Suzee Skwiot. When photographer Jessica Bender's friend, Carly Bird, gave birth to her first child, it was via emergency C-section after four very long days of labor. So when it came time to deliver her second child, Carly was far more ready. Show More Summary

Here Comes The Jobs Report... (DIA, SPY, QQQ, TLT, IWM)

Jobs Day is here. The monthly employment report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics is set for release at 8:30 am ET. From Shane Ferro's full preview of the report, here's a quick recap of what Wall Street is looking for: Nonfarm payrolls:...Show More Summary

10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening Bell (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ, HD, BAC)

Good morning! Here's what you need to know. It's Jobs Day. The Bureau of Labor Statistics will release October jobs stats at 8:30 a.m. ET. Economists estimate US companies added 235,000 payrolls as the unemployment rate held steady at 5.9%. The Bull Case. Show More Summary

Off Brand: A Quartersnacks D.I.Y. Spot Montage

Beyond all the unwritten rules and manual labor behind Shorty’s, at the end of the day, it’s simply just one of the best places to skate in the area. Quartersnacks has always been partial to skateboarding administered on low ledges and flatground, but we stepped out of our comfort zone and enlisted some independent contractors […]

RiotACT Podcast episode 2 – The saga of light rail and how it will shape the days of your lives

2 weeks agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

Mike Jeffreys talks to Chief Minister Katy Gallagher about how she sees the direction the ACT must take, with particular emphasis on the Light Rail project and the part it will play in the Green Labor vision for Canberra.

Rita Ora Kicks Off The Holiday Season! (Love It Or Hate It)

The holiday season has begun for retailers now that Halloween is over! Is it just me or does it start earlier and earlier? Soon we’re going to be seeing holiday lighting go up right after Labor Day! Anyway, Rita Ora kicked off the holiday season by switching on The Westfield London Christmas Lights. She performed […]

Liberal feminist Group has “This is what a feminist looks like” merchandise made in sweatshops where women make $1 an hour

So, slave labor is chic these days? Typical liberals get caught up in catchy, warm and fuzzy statements, co-mingled with fashion and they are good to go. Very similar to

Unions give $2.3 million to campaigns since Labor Day

By Hannah Hoffman, Statesman Journal Oregon's three largest public sector unions have spent more than $2.3 million during the final two months of the election season, pouring money primarily into two ballot measure campaigns and several tight races for seats in the Oregon Legislature.

LAPD overtime for Made in America festival exceeds $475,000

2 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The Made in America two-day music festival over the Labor Day weekend in downtown L.A. cost $475,570 in police overtime, according to a report expected to be presented to the Los Angeles Police Commission on Tuesday.

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