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Exide Plant In Frisco To Shut Down, Layoff Employees

Exide says it has notified 120 employees at its battery recycling plant in Frisco that they will be laid off on November 30.

CBS 11–09/24/2012

The American Airlines logo is seen on the tail of a jet. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

American Airlines Cost Cutting Measures Begin

American Airlines sent a letter to employees Wednesday night, laying out the first changes for their employment as the company began the cost cutting needed to keep the bankrupt air carrier in the air.

CBS 11–09/12/2012

Siemens To Eliminate More Than 150 North Texas Jobs

Siemens Industry, Inc is preparing to eliminate more than 150 employees from its North Texas offices.


File photo of the front of a JCPenney. (credit: Getty Images)

JC Penney Lays Off 350 Workers At Plano Headquarters

J.C. Penney Co. says it is laying off 350 more workers at its headquarters in Plano, as the department store struggles to transform its business under a new CEO.


The HP logo is displayed on the entrance to the Hewlett-Packard Headquarters September 16, 2008 in Palo Alto, California. (Credit: Getty Images)

Plano In Holding Pattern Over Cuts At HP Facility

The future is still uncertain for many Plano workers who learned Thursday that they could lose their jobs when Hewlett Packard cuts nearly 30,000 jobs worldwide.


Fort Worth Independent School District Superintendent Walter Dansby (credit: Fort Worth Independent School District)

Fort Worth ISD To Cut More Than 200 Jobs

More than 200 employees of the Fort Worth School District will lose their jobs under a budget-cutting plan aimed at putting a dent in the district’s $41 million projected shortfall this year, school officials announced Tuesday.


AA Pilot Christine Daniel

Nail-Biting Bankruptcy For Many AA Employees

Christine Daniel is a veteran pilot for American Airlines. She’s also a single mother. With bankruptcy looming, Daniel is worried her flights are numbered.


American Airlines and American Eagle employees rally in front of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court to protest against American's plans to cut jobs and labor costs while under bankruptcy court protection. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

American Makes Its Case Against Union Contracts

American Airlines argued before a federal bankruptcy judge Monday that its union contracts need to be changed to make the company financially stable.


A sign marks the location of a JCPenney store. (credit: Getty Images/Scott Olson)

600 J.C. Penney Workers Laid Off, 13 Percent Of Plano Staff

Plano-based J.C. Penney Co. says it has laid off 600 associates, or 13 percent of the staff at its headquarters today. The move comes as the department store chain looks to streamline its operations amid a major reinvention of the business.


American Airlines aircraft. (credit: Joel Robine/AFP/Getty Images)

American Airlines Layoffs Will Likely Hurt DFW Economy

American Airlines told employees last week that it wants to eliminate 13,000 jobs under a bankruptcy plan. The company has about 25,000 employees in the DFW area.


Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman Laying Off 200+ From Fort Worth Facility

The manufacturer of the B-2 bomber and unmanned aircraft used by the U.S. military says about 210 people working at the company’s facility in Fort Worth will be laid off in February.



Layoffs At UT Southwestern Dallas

One of the more prestigious medical research centers in Texas is feeling the pinch of state budget cuts. U-T Southwestern Medical Center is laying off 105 employees and eliminating hundreds of positions.