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Maryland Casino To Host Job Fairs In Atlantic City

Maryland Live! is holding job fairs next week at the Sheraton hotel across from the Atlantic City Convention Center.

07/25/2014

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Study: Obese Workers Have Less Endurance On The Job

Those who fell into the obese categories had 40% less endurance on average than those who were not obese, particularly when it came to functions that required hand grip and assembly.

07/25/2014

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Showboat Casino Workers To Protest Planned Closing

Several hundred workers at Atlantic City’s Showboat casino will stage a rally to protest its planned Aug. 31 shutdown.

07/24/2014

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Governor Corbett Requests Presidential Emergency Board In SEPTA Rail Strike

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett is asking President Barack Obama to intervene in the SEPTA transit strike.

06/14/2014

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AAA Mid-Atlantic Offers Tips To Avoid Gridlock On Area Highways

The SEPTA transit strike comes as roadwork takes place in several areas in the region. AAA Mid-Atlantic is offering travel tips.

06/14/2014

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SEPTA Strike Forces Commuters To Find Travel Alternatives

The SEPTA strike was inconveniencing riders who had planned to use the regional rails over the weekend, forcing them to make alternate plans to get to their destination.

06/14/2014

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SEPTA Regional Rail Workers Go On Strike

SEPTA’s Regional Rail service interruption plan is now in effect.

06/13/2014

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Workers Brave The Bone-Chilling Cold

Many of us stay inside in this kind of weather, but those who make their living outdoors have to brave the blast.

01/07/2014

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Local Fast Food Workers Join A National Protest Against Low Wages

Dozens walked off their jobs across the United States in 100 cities.

12/05/2013

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Local Councilman Pushes To Give More Protection To Pregnant Workers

A city councilman wants Philadelphia to follow New York City’s lead in giving new protections to pregnant workers.

10/06/2013

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Leak Leads To Shut Down Of Salem County, NJ Nuclear Plant

Workers have shut down a nuclear reactor in southern New Jersey after a leak was detected in the containment building.

08/23/2013

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3 Hurt In Apparent Explosion At Coatesville Steel Plant

An apparent explosion at a steel plant in eastern Pennsylvania has left three people injured.

05/24/2013

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Tropicana Casino And Resort Won’t Fire 21 Suspended Workers

Twenty-one workers at the Tropicana Casino and Resort who took part in a traffic-blocking protest outside the casino’s main entrance this month won’t be fired but will remain suspended for 30 days.

06/26/2012

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Tropicana Suspends 21 Workers Who Took Part In Traffic-Blocking Protest

The Tropicana Casino and Resort in Atlantic City is suspending workers who took part in a protest that blocked traffic Friday night near the casino’s entrance.

06/19/2012

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Atlantic City Casino Workers Union Ramps Up Opposition To Proposed Pay Cuts

Atlantic City’s largest casino workers union is ramping up its opposition to proposed pay cuts as contracts with nine of the 11 gambling halls are set to expire Thursday.

09/12/2011

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