Tag Archives: Workers

Las Vegas workers reveal the craziest sights they've witnessed

Reddit users shared their shocking memories of the popular resort town Some have witnessed amorous couples getting intimate in hotel hallways One lifeguard revealed he would regularly pull condoms from the pool By Becky Pemberton For Mailonline Published: 09:59 EST, 16 February 2016 | Updated: 17:00 EST, 16 February 2016 What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas – unless you ...

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Low-wage workers rip de Blasio's affordable housing plan

Christie M Farriella/for New York Daily News Low-wage workers say de Blasio’s housing plan stinks. A group of low-wage workers hit Mayor de Blasio’s affordable housing plan Monday, as top administration officials defended the plan. The workers said they can’t afford the homes in the plan — targeted at people making an average of at least 60% of the median ...

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Worker Crisis Ensues as Workers Say No to Retail

Despite an increasing number of retail job openings being posted on employment websites, interest in these types of jobs has dropped roughly 9%, according to job site Indeed, creating a worker crisis for the upcoming holidays. Long looked to as the go-to position for disenfranchised workers, retail no longer seems to hold this same appeal this year, for reasons that ...

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Sears Closing 100 Stores, Laying Off Over 5,000 Workers

Filed under: Company News, Retail, Layoffs, Consumer Issues, Stores Alamy By Sruthi Ramakrishnan Struggling retailer Sears Holdings (SHLD) will lay off at least 5,457 employees and close over 100 stores, many before Christmas, according to a Seeking Alpha report citing liquidation notices and employees. Sears shares rose 4.6 percent to $ 36 in premarket trading. At least 46 Kmart stores, ...

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Walmart Drops Health Benefits for Most Part-Time Workers

Filed under: Company News, Health Care, Retail, Health Insurance Jae C. Hong/AP By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO NEW YORK — Walmart Stores (WMT) plans to eliminate health insurance coverage for most of its part-time U.S. employees in a move aimed at controlling rising health care costs of the nation’s largest private employer. Starting Jan. 1, Walmart told The Associated Press that it ...

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Chuck Lorre — Slams L.A. Freeway Workers on ‘Mom’ … You’re All Lazy Aholes!!!

Chuck LorreSlams L.A. Freeway WorkersYou’re All Lazy Aholes!!! The guys working on L.A.’s famously crowded 405 Freeway are all a bunch of lazy, unproductive pissbags who are SCREWING millions of commuters every single day … so says legendary sitcom creator Chuck Lorre. FYI — the 405 has been under construction for years (you may have heard about Carmageddon in 2011 ...

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