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The April 2004 Issue Cover for Macworld (credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Macworld Lays Off Staff; Closes Print Publication

The go-to magazine for Apple fans is closing down print operations & staying online…


Do I Lose My Health Insurance If I Am Laid Off Or Fired?

If your health insurance is provided by your employer, you will lose coverage if you are laid off or fired. But there are options to stay covered.


Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

Laid Off Solyndra Workers Invited to Special Career Fair

High tech workers formerly employed by Solyndra are getting some much-needed help in the search for new jobs. Two cities are holding career fairs specifically for laid off workers of the failed solar start-up.


Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

Laid-Off Solyndra Employees In Demand At Newark Job Fair

Hundreds of laid off Solyndra employees attended a special hi-tech jobs fair at Ohlone College in Newark Friday.


grocery checkout

Laid-Off Workers Sue Closed San Jose Hispanic Market

A group of former grocery store workers in San Jose is filing a lawsuit against a now-defunct chain of supermarkets. The laid off employees claim “Su Vianda” owes them, and the city of San Jose, hundreds of thousands of dollars.


Oakland police cruisers (CBS)

Oakland Mayor Quan To Rehire Some Laid Off Police Officers

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan said she will rehire 10 of the 80 police officers who were laid off in July.

CBS San Francisco–02/01/2011