Texas Unemployment Rate Improves To 3.9 Percent In OctoberThe Texas unemployment rate has improved for the sixth straight month with an October jobless figure of 3.9 percent.
Dallas Has Fighting Chance To Host Amazon's Second HQIt looks like Dallas has a fighting chance to be Amazon's choice for its second headquarters in the US.
Texas Workforce Commission To Host Veterans Job FairA job fair for veterans is being held at nearly 30 locations around the state Thursday, including several in North Texas. Thousands of jobs are available for those who previously served in the military and their spouses.
Stephen Curry Puzzled Over Mention In Republican Tax ProposalStephen Curry doesn't know why he was named in the tax plan unveiled by House Republicans. "There's a lot of people wondering why I was called out," he said. "But, mama, I made it."
Thousands Turn Out For "You're Hired Job Fest" In DallasCompanies such as FedEx, UPS, Amazon and DART partnered with Workforce Solutions and put a combined 4,000 local jobs on the table.
Need A Job? Thousands Are Available In North TexasAs they gear up for the Christmas shopping season, UPS, Fed Ex, Walmart, Amazon and others are looking to hire hundreds of people at a job fair in Dallas Thursday afternoon. 
U.S. Hiring Falls 33,000 After Hurricanes Slam Texas, FloridaThe U.S. lost 33,000 jobs in September after Hurricanes Harvey and Irma hit Texas, Florida and other Southeastern states. It was the first decline in six years.
FedEx Hiring 2,000+ In Dallas To Help With HolidaysAcross the country FedEx is expected to hire more than 50,000 people to fill seasonal positions and some 2,300 of those jobs will be in Dallas.
A Dozen North Texas Cities Vying For Amazon HQ2Amazon is talking about offering up to 50,000 jobs with salaries and total compensation of $100,000 and investing up to $5 billion.
Target To Up Hourly Base Pay To $15 By End Of 2020Target is raising its minimum hourly wage for its workers to $11 starting next month, and then to $15 by the end of 2020, in a move that it said will help to better recruit and retain top quality staff members for customers.
JCPenney To Hire 40,000 Workers For HolidaysJCPenney said that it plans to hire more than 40,000 people during the holiday season, the same number as last year. The retailer said that it is looking for cashiers, workers to restock stores and beauty consultants.
Toys R Us Revs Up Holiday Hiring Despite BankruptcyToys R Us may have filed for bankruptcy this week, but the toy chain is revving up its holiday hiring. They will be accepting job applications for part-time positions at stores and distribution centers.

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