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Me and Trump - It's Personal

In March 2013, a year after moving to the Las Vegas valley, I landed a job at a startup called Ultimate Gaming. UG was about to launch the first ever legal, online poker software in the United States, known as Ultimate Poker. 768 more words


Giant Eagle Cuts 350 Jobs From Its Corporate Office

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Saying it faces a challenging food retail climate, Giant Eagle has cut hundreds of employees in its corporate offices.

In a statement by Dan Donovan, director of corporate communications, Giant Eagle said, “Approximately 350 total positions have been eliminated as the company streamlines its corporate operations.” 271 more words


Restaurants say they will cut hours, staff due to hike in Alberta minimum wage

EDMONTON – Restaurant owners and operators in Alberta say they will have to cut hours or lay people off to cope with a higher minimum wage. 284 more words


Cisco Systems to lay off about 14,000 employees: CRN

Cisco Systems Inc is laying off about 14,000 employees, representing nearly 20 percent of the network equipment maker’s global workforce, technology news site CRN reported, citing sources close to the company. 279 more words


To strike or not to strike

As commuters in the south of England are paralysed by a 5-day strike of train drivers, this article in Downstream Today discusses the different approaches to strike action between Europe (well Norway) and the US. 234 more words


It is a sad sad world when the actors of Sesame Street are laid off

Even the fictional world of Sesame Street is untouched by the ruthless hands of Corporate America! According to The New Yorker, some of the origional actors of Sesame Street have been cut from the show. 124 more words

'Sesame Street' Lets Go of Long-Time Cast Members

This piece originally appeared on EntertainmentWeekly.com.

Longtime Sesame Street actor Bob McGrath revealed that he and two of the other show’s cast members were let go when HBO acquired the children’s series. 282 more words