Texas District Lays Off More Than 100 Amid Financial CrisisA Houston-area school district has laid off more than 100 assistant principals, teachers and other employees to resolve a financial crisis.
Judge Tosses Suit Against Southwest Airlines On FingerprintsA judge has tossed a proposed class-action lawsuit alleging Southwest Airlines violated the law by requiring that certain employees use fingerprints to sign into and out of work.
Lockheed Martin To Hire 400 People For Growing F-35 Production TeamsLockheed Martin Aeronautics is hosting a hiring event on July 30 in search of 400 more employees for its F-35 production teams.
Divided Supreme Court Sides With Businesses Over WorkersA divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that businesses can prohibit their workers from banding together in disputes over pay and conditions in the workplace.
Kroger's Hiring Spree Goes On, Another 11K Jobs This YearThe company said Tuesday that almost 2,000 of the jobs are management positions. It hired 12,000 people in 2016 and currently has nearly 500,000 employees and 2,800 grocery stores.
Staff Of The Satire Website The Onion Has UnionizedWorkers at the website and its sisters, A.V. Club and ClickHole, will be represented in collective bargaining talks by the Writers Guild of America East.
Starbucks Gives Workers Raises, Stock Grants Due To Tax LawStarbucks is giving its U.S. workers pay raises and stock grants this year, citing recent changes to the tax law.
Dallas-Based Tenet Healthcare To Slash 1,300 JobsTenet Healthcare plans to cut 1,300 jobs, more than 1 percent of its workforce, in an attempt to cut costs as it reported a quarterly loss of $367 million.
Abilene Police Investigate Prescription Drug Abuse At Middle School A school resource officer received reports concerning alleged drug-related incidents and contacted police.
Grand Opening At New Toyota Headquarters In PlanoIt was just over three years ago when Toyota Motor North America announced it was moving to Texas and today is the grand opening for the headquarters in Plano.
200+ Employees Officially Move In At New Toyota HQ In PlanoHundreds of employees are unpacking and settling in today at the new North American headquarters for Toyota. The relocation of the automaker’s headquarters has sparked a boom in Collin County and the city of Plano.