layoffs

US job openings rose in May, good sign for hiring

(AP) – U.S. employers advertised more jobs in May than April, a hopeful sign after three months of weak hiring. The Labor Department says job openings rose to a seasonally adjusted 3.6 million, up from […]

07/10/2012

Best Buy to cut 2,400 jobs in turnaround effort

(AP) – Electronics retailer Best Buy Co. is laying off 600 staffers in its Geek Squad technical support division and 1,800 other store workers as it seeks to restructure operations and improve results. The cuts […]

07/06/2012