Business & Industry

Jobs report misses mark
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Associated Press
August 07, 2020 - 8:07 am
US adds 1.8 million jobs in a sign that hiring has slowed
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Chris Miller
August 06, 2020 - 10:47 am
With enhanced unemployment benefits expired, the city of New Orleans wants to help people find jobs.
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FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2019, file photo, Alaska Airlines planes are parked at a gate area at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in Seattle. Alaska Airlines said over 300 employees among the company's workforce in Anchorage may lose their jobs on Oct. 1, 2020. The company said the Anchorage layoffs are part of company-wide job cuts because of the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, Alaska Public Media reported Tuesday, Aug. 4. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
Associated Press
August 06, 2020 - 7:43 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 1.2 million laid-off Americans applied for state unemployment benefits last week, evidence that the coronavirus keeps forcing companies to slash jobs just as a critical $600 weekly federal jobless payment has expired. The Labor Department’s report Thursday marked the 20th...
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Kenny Kuhn
August 03, 2020 - 7:07 am
New Orleans wins several business awards include the top spot as a global ‘logistics leader’.
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Eldis Sula
August 02, 2020 - 6:30 pm
Jobless workers are wondering when another stimulus package will be approved, and how it will affect their weekly payments. A new map from the Chamber of Commerce shows how different plans would impact unemployment benefits in every states.
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With benefits running out, you can start a new career
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Thomas Perumean
July 31, 2020 - 9:50 am
With benefits running out, you can start a new career
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Chris Miller
July 25, 2020 - 6:08 pm
As quickly as it reopened to serve customers hungry for their signature 1/2-pound cheeseburgers, loaded baked potatoes, and tropical Monsoon cocktails, Port of Call on Esplanade Ave. closed.
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Chris Miller
July 21, 2020 - 11:37 am
We have already seen one iconic New Orleans restaurant -- K-Paul's Louisiana Kitchen -- go out of business permanently because of the coronavirus. But plenty of other business, not just restaurants, are on the brink of extinction as well.
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Associated Press
July 17, 2020 - 1:46 pm
Changing hands: Eldorado buyout of Caesar's cleared
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Associated Press
July 16, 2020 - 10:22 pm
Appeals court: Pipeline 'trampled' Louisiana property rights
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