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  • Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., left, and Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., join other lawmakers during the vote on restoring jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed, legislation that expired late last year, at the Capitol in Washington, Monday, April 7, 2014
  • The Senate has passed legislation to renew a program of jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed that expired last December.
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jobs, unemployment, sacramento, national/world
  • Unemployment rate hits 8.3 pct. after hiring burst
  • A bipartisan group of senators says they have reached a compromise extending jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed.
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congress, senate, unemployment, jobs, politics
  • There has been a shake-up at Rural/Metro ambulance company in Santa Clara County.
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santa clara county, unemployment, south bay news
  • People at the California unemployment office
  • Help is on the way to California's unemployed, not in the form of jobs, but rather in improved unemployment services.
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jobs, unemployment, sacramento, california news
  • People arrive to seek employment opportunities at a JobTrain office in Menlo Park, Calif.
  • About 1.3 million Americans are facing the end of jobless benefits after Congress did not extend the emergency program.
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economy, jobs, unemployment, news
  • 7 On Your Side received dozens of complaints from workers who couldn't get their unemployment checks. We also heard from state officials.
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unemployment, disability, sacramento, labor day, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • Now Hiring
  • A resurgence in hiring in the Bay Area has recruiters and applicants showing up in record numbers.
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san mateo, jobs, unemployment, jackie speier, peninsula news, david louie
  • Now Hiring
  • A resurgence in hiring in the Bay Area has recruiters and applicants showing up in record numbers.
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san mateo, jobs, unemployment, jackie speier, news
  • Former Marine Staff Sgt. Eric Serrano of San Jose.
  • Budget cuts have hit the Marine Corps, which delayed its annual muster from October until February.
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marines, veterans, palo alto, budget cuts, government shutdown, unemployment, peninsula news, wayne freedman
  • Former Marine Staff Sgt. Eric Serrano of San Jose.
  • Budget cuts have hit the Marine Corps, which delayed its annual muster from October until February.
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marines, veterans, palo alto, budget cuts, government shutdown, unemployment, news
  • While the jobless rate has fallen into single digits in parts of the Bay Area, it's still in double digits in some places, like East Palo Alto.
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east palo alto, economy, jobs, unemployment, jackie speier, san mateo county, peninsula news, david louie
  • While the jobless rate has fallen into single digits in parts of the Bay Area, it's still in double digits in some places like East Palo Alto.
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east palo alto, economy, jobs, unemployment, jackie speier, san mateo county, news
  • Target logo
  • Target is hiring and the retailer is looking to hire more than 400 new employees for the store it's opening in San Francisco.
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target, jobs, unemployment, news
  • Target logo
  • Target is hiring and the retailer is looking to hire more than 400 new employees for the store it's opening in San Francisco.
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target, jobs, unemployment, san francisco news, mark matthews
  • Dip in Calif. unemployment rate bittersweet for some
  • California's latest look at employment shows slow but steady improvement, but the good news could be hard for some to take.
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jobs, unemployment, california budget crisis, sacramento, politics video
  • People at the California unemployment office
  • Ten weeks of extended unemployment benefits will likely be chopped off in August, going form a maximum 73 weeks to 63.
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unemployment, jobs, sacramento, politics video
  • California Employment Development Department office
  • Gov. Brown wants to fix the state's unemployment insurance program and he wants state's employers to foot the bill.
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sacramento, unemployment, california budget crisis, jerry brown, politics, nannette miranda
  • California Employment Development Department office
  • Gov. Brown wants to fix the state's unemployment insurance program and he wants state's employers to foot the bill.
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jerry brown, sacramento, state capitol, unemployment, california budget crisis, politics video
  • Dip in Calif. unemployment rate bittersweet for some
  • California's latest look at employment shows slow but steady improvement, but the good news could be hard for some to take.
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jobs, unemployment, california budget crisis, sacramento, politics, nannette miranda
  • Marc Roth at TechShop San Francisco
  • Marc Roth, who was formerly homeless, used all of his money to learn how to use a laser cutter and created his own job.
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homeless, soma, jobs, unemployment, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Marc Roth at TechShop San Francisco
  • Marc Roth, who was formerly homeless, used all of his money to learn how to use a laser cutter and created his own job.
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sonoma, jobs, unemployment, homeless, news
  • People at the California unemployment office
  • Ten weeks of extended unemployment benefits will likely be chopped off in August, going form a maximum 73 weeks to 63.
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jobs, unemployment, california budget crisis, sacramento, politics, nannette miranda
  • USPS hiring sign
  • California's unemployment rate fell to 8.6 percent in May, the first time in about 5 years the jobless rate has dipped below 9 percent.
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economy, jobs, unemployment, news
  • If you're unhappy with your job, you're not alone. A new survey shows seven out of 10 workers have "checked out" at work.
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jobs, economy, unemployment, business
  • Gov. Jerry Brown discusses the budget compromise reached with Democratic leaders, Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento left, and Assembly Speaker John Perez, D-Los Angeles, right, during a Capitol news conference in Sacramento, Calif.
  • The California Legislature on Saturday approved a budget bill expanding Medicaid to 1.4 million low-income residents.
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jerry brown, sacramento, state capitol, senate, democrats, republicans, budget cuts, jobs, unemployment, health insurance, abc7 extras
  • The 175,000 jobs added in May is the latest evidence the economy could be poised for stronger growth.
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economy, jobs, unemployment, stocks, federal reserve, wells fargo, housing market, politics video
  • Employers Are Looking For You sign
  • According to the California EDD, the state's unemployment rate has fallen to 9 percent, which is the lowest level in 4 1/2 years.
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sacramento, jobs, unemployment, economy, construction, politics video
  • Man at unemployment office
  • Nearly 400,000 unemployed California workers will be affected by sequester cuts that will reduce benefits by 18 percent on Sunday.
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unemployment, jobs, economy, sequester, business
  • A job fair was held for Americas Cup events
  • The America's Cup in SF is ramping up for the summer and organizers are now hiring.
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america's cup, jobs, unemployment, music, embarcadero, san francisco bay, news
  • A job fair was held for Americas Cup events
  • The America's Cup in SF is ramping up for the summer and organizers are now hiring.
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america's cup, jobs, unemployment, music, embarcadero, san francisco bay, san francisco news
  • SF Veterans Justice Court
  • There's a new program in SF that helps military veterans who get into trouble with the law. It's called "Veterans Justice Court."
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veterans, military, crime, drugs, homeless, jobs, unemployment, mental health, news
  • SF Veterans Justice Court
  • There's a new program in SF that helps military veterans who get into trouble with the law. It's called "Veterans Justice Court."
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veterans, military, crime, drugs, homeless, jobs, unemployment, mental health, san francisco news, vic lee
  • A major cleanup at a homeless encampment in downtown San Jose along the Guadalupe River got underway Friday morning
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san jose, homeless, unemployment, mental health, caltrans, mineta san jose international airport, SJPD, south bay news
  • Crowd at GDC in SF
  • Seasoned pros say the Career Pavilion at the Game Developers Conference was the biggest and busiest it's ever been.
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video game, moscone center, gadgets, jobs, unemployment, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Crowd at GDC in SF
  • Seasoned pros say the Career Pavilion at the Game Developers Conference was the biggest and busiest it's ever been.
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video game, moscone center, gadgets, jobs, unemployment, business
  • Bay Area teens beginning hunt for summer jobs
  • Teenagers across the Bay Area will be out of school in just a couple of months and many of them will be looking for summer jobs.
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santa clara, silicon valley, jobs, unemployment, news
  • Bay Area teens beginning hunt for summer jobs
  • Teenagers across the Bay Area will be out of school in just a couple of months and many of them will be looking for summer jobs.
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santa clara, silicon valley, jobs, unemployment, south bay news, david louie
  • Bright.com website claims to streamline application process for job seekers and employers
  • Bright.com is a new service that claims to streamline the application process for job seekers and companies looking to hire.
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unemployment, business
  • Bright.com website claims to streamline application process for job seekers and employers
  • Bright.com is a new service that claims to streamline the application process for job seekers and companies looking to hire.
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unemployment, business, david louie
  • Waste Management sign
  • Waste Management workers went on strike over the company's use of E-Verify, a system that verifies a person's eligibility to work.
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waste management, strike, alameda county, oakland, hayward, san leandro, livermore, unions, immigration, jobs, unemployment, news
  • Waste Management sign
  • Waste Management workers went on strike over the company's use of E-Verify, a system that verifies a person's eligibility to work.
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waste management, strike, alameda county, oakland, hayward, san leandro, livermore, unions, immigration, jobs, unemployment, east bay news
  • Waste Management garbage truck
  • Alameda County residents might see their trash linger on the curb today after Waste Management workers went on a five hour strike.
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waste management, strike, alameda county, oakland, hayward, san leandro, livermore, unions, immigration, jobs, unemployment, news
  • New numbers from the FBI show the toll that layoffs have taken on police departments across California.
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FBI, jobs, layoff, unemployment, economy, california news
  • Doctor checking womans blood pressure
  • New studies show that disasters and prolonged stress affect blood pressure and other things that make heart trouble more likely.
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heart disease, veterans, war, unemployment, women's health, study, medical research, health
  • East Bay lighting factory
  • New East Bay Congressman Eric Swalwell is holding monthly events in which he visits and works at a company in his district.
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union city, economy, jobs, unemployment, congress, energy, politics video
  • The City of San Jose is planning a major cleanup Monday at a homeless encampment along the Guadalupe River.
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san jose, homeless, unemployment, mental health, caltrans, mineta san jose international airport, south bay news
  • Local organization helps people dress for success
  • Wardrobe For Opportunity is helping to dress low-income job seekers to help improve their chances for getting hired.
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oakland, unemployment, jobs, news
  • Local organization helps people dress for success
  • Wardrobe For Opportunity is helping to dress low-income job seekers to help improve their chances for getting hired.
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concord, oakland, unemployment, jobs, assignment 7, eric thomas
  • Home Depot
  • The nation's largest home improvement store is adding 80,000 workers for the spring season.
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unemployment, jobs, housing market, business
  • Due to its budget being slashed, the San Mateo County Superior Court plans on cutting jobs and closing courtrooms.
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san mateo county, south san francisco, san mateo, budget cuts, economy, jobs, unemployment, peninsula news