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‘The Beatles: Get Back’ Director Peter Jackson’s Labor Of Love: “It Still Makes Me Smile” – Contenders TV: The Nominees

Peter Jackson’s mesmerizing Disney+ documentary The Beatles: Get Back was supposed to be a six-hour immersion into the recording of Let It Be and the last live concert by rock music’s most famous band before they split up and headed toward solo careers. “I didn’t want to make the movie about the Beatles breaking up,” Jackson […]

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Job openings fell sharply in June as labor market shows signs of slowing

A man walks past a “We Are Hiring” sign in New York City on July 8, 2022. Angela Weiss | AFP | Getty Images Job openings plunged in June to their lowest level since September 2021 in a potential sign that a historically tight labor market is starting to slow. The total of employment vacancies […]

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Employees Are Much More Concerned About Working in the ‘Metaverse’ Than Their Boss Is

Photo: skipper_sr (Shutterstock) Beyond the battle between employees and their bosses over hybrid or remote work, there could soon be a new axis to add to this strange paradigm: workers being forced to clamp a VR headset to their cranium to pretend to be close to coworkers in a virtual office. Even though the metaverse […]

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Disaster unemployment assistance available for Yellowstone Co.

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Remarks by President Biden in Meeting with CEOs and Labor Leaders on the Importance of Passing the CHIPS Act | The White House

South Court AuditoriumVia Teleconference 3:01 P.M. EDT MR. DEESE:  Hi, Mr. President THE PRESIDENT:  How are you? MR. DEESE:  Good, good.  I think we’ve got everybody here, so over to you to kick us off here. THE PRESIDENT:  Okay, here I go. Thank you all for joining me today for this important and timely discussion.  […]

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Jobless claims rise again in another sign that labor market is cooling

A woman walks in front of a store on February 22, 2021, in New York City. John Smith | Corbis News | Getty Images Initial jobless claims hit their highest level since mid-November last week, the latest sign that a historically tight labor market is beginning to slow, according to Labor Department data released Thursday. […]

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Domino’s earnings miss expectations as pizza chain cites tough labor market, higher costs

An employee places a cooked pizza into a delivery box inside a Domino’s Pizza Group Plc store. Jason Alden | Bloomberg | Getty Images Domino’s Pizza on Thursday reported mixed quarterly results as the pizza chain struggled with higher costs and an ongoing shortage of delivery drivers. The Ann Arbor, Michigan-based company also said it’s […]

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Chipotle union files complaint with labor board after chain shutters Maine restaurant seeking to organize

A Chipotle Mexican Grill sign is seen in the Park Slope neighborhood in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Michael M. Santiago | Getty Images A union pushing to organize workers at Chipotle Mexican Grill has filed a complaint with the National Labor Relations Board after the burrito chain said it would permanently close […]

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Tour d’ Apple turns 10 years old and will be held on Labor Day

One of Western North Carolina’s popular cycling events is hitting a milestone this year and is expecting once again to have hundreds of cyclists navigating the scenic roads of Hendersonville on Labor Day. The Tour d’ Apple turns 10 years old this year and will once again start and finish on the campus of Blue […]

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The dire state of the environment report is a major challenge for Labor – and an opportunity

The state of the environment report paints a detailed and brutal picture of destruction and loss, and almost none of it is new. Virtually everything in this five-yearly government report card – that another 202 animal and plant species have been identified as threatened with extinction or worse, that at least 19 ecosystems show signs […]