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Employment News for February 01, 2015

  • Got Battery? No quick fix yet in battery research

    The Salt Lake Tribune » Sat, 31 Jan 2015 17:06:20 MST

    At a cozy watering hole in Brooklyn’s Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood, bartender Kathy Conway counted four different phone chargers behind the bar. Call it the scourge of the red zone, call it battery anxiety. Smartphone users are tired of begging... Read More
  • Review: Good price, limited functions with Dish Network's online Sling TV

    The Salt Lake Tribune » Sat, 31 Jan 2015 17:06:20 MST

    Satellite TV provider Dish Network made a splash recently when it unveiled an online alternative with fewer channels and a lower price tag than its regular service. The Sling TV option is aimed at people who have dropped their cable or satellite pac... Read More
  • Ida May Fuller: First Social Security recipient

    The Salt Lake Tribune » Fri, 30 Jan 2015 18:06:00 MST

    Ludlow, Vt. • Seventy-five years ago, the government cut 65-year-old Ida May Fuller a check. It was numbered 00-000-001 — the first Social Security payout. Fuller, of Ludlow, Vermont, didn’t realize it at the time, but her check helped launch ... Read More
  • List: 10 Super Bowl ads you'll be talking about

    The Salt Lake Tribune » Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:54:00 MST

    New York • It’s almost show time. When the Super Bowl kicks off on Sunday, 40-plus advertisers will be hoping to win over the more than 110 million viewers tuning in. After paying $4.5 million for a 30-second spot, advertisers are hoping to have... Read More
  • Colorado may ban use of welfare cards at pot shops

    The Salt Lake Tribune » Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:51:00 MST

    Denver • Welfare money or food stamps for marijuana? It’s an urban legend that won’t go away in Colorado, and state lawmakers this year are poised to pass a law clarifying that public benefit cards can’t be used at dispensary ATMs. A bill fa... Read More
  • Briefs: Newfield, Cerberus, Trader's

    The Salt Lake Tribune » Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:48:00 MST

    Newfield Exploration lays off 80 workers in the Uinta Basin Plummeting oil prices have taken a toll on jobs in the Uinta Basin — 80 employees of Newfield Exploration Co. have been laid off. Cindy Hassler, spokeswoman for the Houston-based compan... Read More
  • World struggles, but U.S. consumers come through

    The Salt Lake Tribune » Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:33:00 MST

    Washington • There’s a good reason the U.S. economy is impressing the world right now despite a slowdown in the final three months of 2014: In a word, steadiness. Companies have been hiring at healthy rates for the past year. Layoffs hover near ... Read More
  • Government sells Teapot Dome oilfield for $45M

    The Salt Lake Tribune » Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:27:01 MST

    Cheyenne, Wyo. • A private company finally will be able to drill legally for oil at Teapot Dome, a remote Wyoming oilfield that remains best known for a political scandal that embroiled the administration of President Warren G. Harding in the earl... Read More
  • Oil soars on signs U.S. firms to produce less

    The Salt Lake Tribune » Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:21:01 MST

    New York • The price of oil is up 7 percent on indications that production in the U.S. has slowed following the big drop in prices since last June. U.S. oil surged $3.18 to $47.71 a barrel. Baker Hughes reported that the number of rigs drilling fo... Read More
  • Shake Shack shares double in market debut

    The Salt Lake Tribune » Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:15:00 MST

    New York • Wall Street went wild for burgers Friday. Shares of Shake Shack, a burger chain that started as a New York City hot dog cart, more than doubled in their first day of trading. The company raised $105 million in its initial public offerin... Read More

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