Texas Court Blocks Federal Plan To Extend Overtime Pay To MillionsThe U.S. District Court in the Eastern District of Texas granted the nationwide preliminary injunction, saying the Department of Labor's rule exceeds the authority the agency was delegated by Congress.
Pay Raises Coming For Dallas First RespondersPay raises are on the way for Dallas’ first responders. The city council today approved a $3.1 billion dollar spending plan that includes salary increases for both police and firefighters.
Poll Shows Young Americans Favor LGBT RightsAccording to a new poll, young people in America overwhelmingly support LGBT rights when it comes to policies on employment, healthcare and adoption. But few of these people consider this to be a top issue facing the country.
New Business: Auto Suppliers Expected To Usher In Hundreds Of JobsAn auto supplier is set to build a new plant in Detroit and create as many as 750 new jobs.
Supermarket Operator Kroger To Hire 14,000 EmployeesKroger is holding a nationwide hiring event to fill 14,000 open jobs across all its supermarket chains.
US Job Openings Rise To 8-Month High In MarchU.S. employers posted the most open jobs in eight months in March, but total hiring slowed, providing a mixed picture of the labor market.
US Job Gains Smallest In 7 Months; Jobless Rate Stays 5 PercentU.S. employers pulled back on hiring in April after a streak of solid monthly gains, adding 160,000 jobs, the fewest in seven months.
Texas Jobless At 4.4 Percent For February, Down 0.1 PercentThe Texas unemployment rate in February fell to 4.4 percent, down one-tenth of a percentage point from the previous month.
Texas Unemployment Starts Year Down, 4.5 Percent In JanuaryThe Texas jobless rate has started the year on a lower note with 4.5 percent unemployment during January.
Dallas Police Lieutenant Shares His Educational Insights"Choose a degree with a purpose. Make sure that when you have earned your degree that you are able to apply it to your chosen career," encourages Dr. Mark Stello.
Dallas Psychologist Encourages Aspiring Students To Explore All Options"If you are considering getting your doctorate, make sure you evaluate multiple programs to see what would be a great fit for you," encourages Dr. Mary Lazarus.
Learning Opportunities Promotes Career Advancement For Dallas Professional"I knew that obtaining an MBA was the best route to securing a leadership role in health care management. It provided the content, exposure and connections to a network that may not have been attainable without the degree," says Elaine Auerbach.

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