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64 headlines found matching 'workers'
Wed September 17, 2014
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(Fortune)
 
 
 
UPS to hire 95,000 seasonal workers in hopes of finally delivering Xmas packages by mid-January
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(15)
 


Wed September 10, 2014
(Fark)
 
 
 
Photoshop Theme: White collar workers in blue collar jobs
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(11)
 


Sun September 07, 2014
(LA Times)
 
 
 
One in ten California workers are in the country illegally. The other nine are still trying to move somewhere they can actually afford to live
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(Fark)
 
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(Journal News)
 
 
 
$70/hr workers' union in tiff with $92/hr workers' union over who gets to screw the $9.50/hr taxpayer first
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(112)
 


Thu September 04, 2014
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
The first rule of day care toddler fight club is, you do not talk about day care toddler fight club
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(47)
 


Tue September 02, 2014
(The Onion)
 
 
 
Coworkers nationwide embrace tearfully after painful 3-day separation
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(22)
 
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
"A job's about a lot more than a paycheck. It's about your dignity, it's about your place in the community, it's about who you are. That's what a job is about. You can't do that unless you get a fair wage"
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Mon September 01, 2014
(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
Time to celebrate Labor Day and honor the organized workers who helped bring it about, by emulating unions' time-honored tradition of sitting around drinking
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(31)
 


Sun August 31, 2014
(Telegraph)
 
 
 
France's new economic minister considers scrapping the 35 hour work week, since it's not like workers need any extra time to shower to get ready to go to the office
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Thu August 28, 2014
(Reuters)
 
 
 
Chinese supplier of Samsung, Lenovo, denies using child workers, saying they're all back in school now, anyway
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(6)
 


Thu August 21, 2014
(BusinessWeek)
 
 
 
Businesses: "We can't find enough qualified workers." Workers: "You could train good candidates and pay decent wages." Businesses: "LOL. WUT?"
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(147)
 


Wed August 20, 2014
(Fox News)
 
 
 
City of LA to pay $25 million to its sanitation workers to settle a lawsuit filed after the city banned them from taking naps during work hours
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Tue August 19, 2014
(CNN)
 
 
 
American workers spend more time planning their vacations every year than they do for retirement
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(Tech Dirt)
 
 
 
US responds to Edward Snowden revelations by implementing internal checks and hardware changes to prohibit external drives on ... nah, just kidding. It was way easier to strip 100,000 workers of security clearances they need to do their jobs
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Mon August 18, 2014
(CityLab)
 
 
 
Daimler installs efficiency-improving feature for German workers - it auto-deletes all email sent while you are out on vacation, so you don't need to sneak a peek while on vacation or dig through backlog of unread email upon return
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(39)
 


Sat August 16, 2014
(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
Not news: Woman's co-workers believe she is dead due to a treacherous flood. News: She ends up surviving after being pulled from the flood water by a stranger. Fark: And shocked her co workers by showing up to work the next day
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(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
600 farm machinery workers get a Deere John letter
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Fri August 15, 2014
(Boston Herald)
 
 
 
Today's the deadline for Market Basket workers to get back to work or be fired. So I guess this is it, they're going back to work and *checks earpiece* nope, I'm getting word that instead of working, they're roasting a lamb on a spit
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(Bloomberg)
 
 
 
Cisco reroutes 6000 workers
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(18)
 


Wed August 13, 2014
(Boston.com)
 
 
 
Market Basket to employees: Last chance to get back to work or you will have "abandoned" your job. Workers: *crickets*
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Tue August 12, 2014
(CNBC)
 
 
 
Government workers are fat, lazy bums that abuse work from home allowances, therefore Marissa Mayer is a genius and there's a penguin in your telly
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Mon August 11, 2014
(USA Today)
 
 
 
In an USA Today Op-ed., Billionaire Charles Koch finally explains why he is the way he is: "Real work is an important part of how we define ourselves...Those who lack real jobs often end up depressed, addicted or aggressive"
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Sat August 09, 2014
(Squarespace)
 
 
 
Two postal workers, two amateur comedians, two alcoholics. That's three. "Three Podcast" has new episodes. Good things come in threes. Please check us out
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(2)
 
(Scotsman)
 
 
 
Court rules offshore drilling industry can no longer refuse to hire fat guys
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(18)
 


Fri August 08, 2014
(Slate)
 
 
 
Obama makes the most significant worker's rights reform in the last 20 years and I'm already asleep
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Wed August 06, 2014
(WBUR Boston)
 
 
 
"The Market Basket debacle and what it means for the American Worker" Time to pull yourselves up by your bootstraps and demand better pay and CEOs that give a damn about their workers
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(Vice)
 
 
 
Possible solution may be on the way for an Ebola virus cure after two American aid workers who contracted Ebola in Liberia become human guinea pigs after having been given an experimental serum - because it appears to be working
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Tue August 05, 2014
(WBUR Boston)
 
 
 
Market Basket holds job fair to convince workers to take striking workers' jobs. It went over about as well as you expected it to
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Fri August 01, 2014
(WVEC)
 
 
 
Elderly Texas woman refuses to sell her house to a new development, points a shotgun at construction workers, and gets in standoff on her porch with the police. Neighbor: "I knew she was going to be on the news eventually"
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Thu July 31, 2014
(CT Mirror)
 
 
 
Republican Connecticut gubernatorial candidate uses backdrop of closed factory for a press conference, and promptly blames the workers for its closure- some of whom are in the audience. Hilarity ensues
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Not news: workers upset after benevolent CEO pushed out of the job for his money-hungry cousin. News: workers stage a slowdown and encourage customers to boycott. Fark: it's working
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Tue July 29, 2014
(Think Progress)
 
 
 
Fast food workers vow civil disobedience over low pay, threaten to occupy restaurants, hinder business operations. Otherwise known as Monday
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Sat July 26, 2014
(CBS Miami)
 
 
 
Ikea workers use the old "bread crumbs soaked in rum" trick to catch bothersome birds in their store
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Fri July 25, 2014
(National Catholic Reporter)
 
 
 
Pope Francis heads down to the cafeteria for lunch with the regular workers. In other news, there's a Vatican cafeteria
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(Boston Herald)
 
 
 
"Biggest and Final" workers rally planned for today at Market Basket headquarters. So if you're in Tewksbury, MA today, make sure to honk some support for the people who just want their boss back
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Wed July 23, 2014
(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
Fox News argues that foreigners should not be helped by emergency workers. This should be great for the tourism industry
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(Delaware Online)
 
 
 
Failed robber sues the pizzeria workers he tried to stick up, claiming that he is the real victim
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Tue July 22, 2014
(9 News)
 
 
 
Sometimes you can't top the original headline: "Workers sickened by gas leak at Boulder burrito company"
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Mon July 21, 2014
(WBUR Boston)
 
 
 
Market Basket workers fired for trying to stage coup to counter coup that ousted CEO. Lawmakers are now joining in with the workers by boycotting the supermarket
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Thu July 17, 2014
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
18,000 Microsoft employees facing the Pink Slip of Death. Microsoft still expected to apply for thousands of H1-B visas next year and swear they can't find any skilled workers in the US
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Wed July 16, 2014
(SeattlePI)
 
 
 
2 Moscow subway workers detained in deadly crash as they tessellated the cheese incorrectly
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Thu July 10, 2014
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Researchers find gorillas use their BO as a form of communication with others - much the same way IT workers do
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Sun July 06, 2014
(TreeHugger)
 
 
 
Work would be so much more bearable if your boss would give you an enclosed, coffin-like work space that allows you to hide from your co-workers all day as you can curl up with your favorite bourbon uninterrupted and watch Star Wars
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Thu July 03, 2014
(CBS News)
 
 
 
Explosion at General Motors plant injures workers. GM immediately recalls all factories
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Wed July 02, 2014
(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
George Takei: What if Hobby Lobby was run by Muslims imposing Sharia law on workers?
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(537)
 
(Fox News)
 
 
 
GM: Hell, why are we only killing our customers when we can kill our workers, too?
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Sun June 29, 2014
(CNBC)
 
 
 
Manufacturing jobs are finally returning to America on news that workers will accept slave wages and zero benefits. All hail, the JOB CREATORS
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Thu June 26, 2014
(CBS Philadelphia)
 
 
 
There is an epidemic of fast food workers beating mothers in front of their children. But thankfully, there are bystanders willing to video this offense instead of stop it
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Fri June 20, 2014
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Millennials hate their jobs, need more trophies
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(152)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
Massachusetts sets the state minimum wage to $11, suck it red state workers
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Wed June 18, 2014
(The Consumerist)
 
 
 
Guy with hidden camera asks fast food workers to remake his order to match the company ads. Apparently, it never hurts to ask
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Fri June 13, 2014
(CNN)
 
 
 
Meh: Average salary last year was $52,100. WTFark: Average CEO compensation rose to $15.2 million, or 296X the average worker
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(113)
 


Thu June 12, 2014
(Daily Dot)
 
 
 
Afghan humanitarian aid workers pack all the essentials-backpack, water bottle, umbrella, fleshlight... wait, what? (Not safe for work)
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Mon June 09, 2014
(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
Wall Street Journal editor Paul Gigot: "Don't hike minimum wage because workers 'learn' from poverty." Hopefully someone learns where Wall Street Journal editor Paul Gigot's palatial estate is along with the hours he is away from home
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Sun June 08, 2014
(Telegraph)
 
 
 
What to do after you win the lottery, but before you've told your boss exactly what you think of them and then moved so far away that your coworkers don't even remember what you looked like
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Fri June 06, 2014
(AEI Ideas)
 
 
 
Liberal economist: The economy is back and doing nicely. Free market economist: What about those 7 million missing workers? Cue the banjo music, it's dueling charts
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(62)
 


Wed June 04, 2014
(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
Wait, so hospital workers are *not* allowed to post a patient's name and STD diagnosis on a Facebook group called 'Team No Hoes'?
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(75)
 


Tue June 03, 2014
(WESH Orlando)
 
 
 
The newest parade at Disney? The Union Parade, whose repertoire of songs include "It's an Underpaid Job After All" and "Fair Pay, Fair Pay, I Won't Go Off To Work Until I Get Fair Pay"
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(46)
 


Mon June 02, 2014
(WCAX Vermont)
 
 
 
First 3-D printing company opens in North America. FARK: It displaces jobs held by Chinese workers
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(11)
 


Fri May 30, 2014
(Chicago Trib)
 
 
 
Chicago proposes $15 minimum wage. Workers say they should at least be making the same amount as anyone in the Cubs bullpen
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Tue May 27, 2014
(CNN)
 
 
 
Robots may eventually replace fast food workers, which would mark the first time something capable of intelligent thought would be making your burger
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(51)
 


Mon May 26, 2014
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Obamacare now forces larger employers to directly cover employee insurance, or face a $100 a day or $36,500 a year fine for each employee who goes into the individual marketplace
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(274)
 


Sat May 24, 2014
(STV.tv)
 
 
 
Scotland needs a half-million foreign workers to offset low birth rate and aging population, says immigrants will get free language lessons by interpreting racist graffiti sprayed on their cars and houses by angry, drunken, unemployed Scots
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(138)
 


Fri May 23, 2014
(CNN)
 
 
 
HP tells 16,000 workers to cache out
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(62)
 

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