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Hancock

Job openings in Central Georgia

Job openings in Central GeorgiaSee what positions are open across the heart of Georgia.
  • Hancock
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Macon

Kumho Tires job fair draws hundreds

Kumho Tires job fair draws hundredsRecruiting continues online after a job fair Wednesday drew nearly 400 people.
  • Macon
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Nation

Why OPEC is fine with falling oil prices

Why OPEC is fine with falling oil pricesSo, why would a cartel that aims to defend $100 a barrel oil and depends on high prices for the success of its economies, allow oil to slip into the $80s?
  • Nation
  • 3 weeks ago
News

Credit card skimming: A scam on the rise

Credit card skimming: A scam on the riseCredit card skimming is on the rise.
  • News
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Dublin

German-based company opening Laurens Co. headquarters

German-based company opening Laurens Co. headquartersDie maker AWEBA said it will create 52 jobs and invest $6 million in the local economy over the next five years.
  • Dublin
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Macon

Seafood restaurant new to Macon opens next week

Seafood restaurant new to Macon opens next weekSilver Bay Seafood is opening its fourth restaurant in Macon in the former Ryan's location on Presidential Pkwy.
  • Macon
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Macon

Macon's Kumho Tire plant recruiting workers in Norcross

Macon's Kumho Tire plant recruiting workers in NorcrossIt's "not a reflection on the skills of people in the Macon area," an official said of Kumho recruiting Atlanta area workers.
  • Macon
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Macon

Applebee's planned on Zebulon Road in Macon

Applebee's planned on Zebulon Road in MaconFranchise owner Apple Georgia owns and operates 18 Applebee's restaurants in the state.
  • Macon
  • 4 weeks ago
Warner Robins

Some optimistic about Warner Robins unemployment rate

Some optimistic about Warner Robins unemployment rateThe Department of Labor says the city lost 200 jobs in September.
  • Warner Robins
  • 1 month ago
Local

Unemployment rates in Macon, Warner Robins decrease

Unemployment rates in Macon, Warner Robins decreaseMetro Warner Robins' unemployment rate is 7.1 percent, down six-tenths %. Metro Macon's is 7.8, down seven-tenths %.
  • Local
  • 1 month ago
Nation

US jobless aid applications rise to 283,000

US jobless aid applications rise to 283,000The Labor Department says applications rose 17,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 283,000.
  • Nation
  • 1 month ago
Nation

Georgia's unemployment rate still dead last in U.S.

Georgia's unemployment rate still dead last in U.S.At 7.9 percent, Georgia's unemployment rate is No. 51 out of 51 states. The lowest is North Dakota at 2.8 percent.
  • Nation
  • 1 month ago
News

Officials warn 500 million financial records hacked

Officials warn 500 million financial records hackedFederal officials warned companies Monday that hackers have stolen more than 500 million financial records over the past 12 months, essentially breaking into banks without ever entering a building.
  • News
  • 1 month ago
Nation

Babies born today get free $500 mutual fund investment

Babies born today get free $500 mutual fund investmentMore than 10,000 babies are born each day in the U.S. Voya Financial is offering the investment as a "head start."
  • Nation
  • 1 month ago
Nation

Survey: Pay raises rarer despite strong US hiring

Survey: Pay raises rarer despite strong US hiring24 % of companies increased wages and salaries in the July-September quarter, down from 43 % in the April-June quarter.
  • Nation
  • 1 month ago
Nation

Southwest fares drop below $100 round trip in 72-hour sale

Southwest fares drop below $100 round trip in 72-hour saleTravelers can snag round-trip fares as low as $98 on short routes. Some longer routes showed fares as low as $96.20
  • Nation
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Dublin

Georgia Military College opening Dublin campus

Georgia Military College opening Dublin campusThe First National Bank Building in Dublin will be home to Georgia Military College's Dublin campus.
  • Dublin
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Money

Beware paying college fees with credit cards

Beware paying college fees with credit cardsPaying for one's college tuition by going online and using a credit card sounds convenient. But it's also an easy way to get hit with hundreds of dollars in extra fees.
  • Money
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Money

Kmart becomes latest victim of data breach

Kmart becomes latest victim of data breachSears Holdings Corp. is announcing a data breach at its Kmart stores that started in early September.
  • Money
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Money

Richest man predicts 3-day work week

Richest man predicts 3-day work weekCarlos Slim, the Mexican telecom tycoon worth over $80 billion, believes life would be better with a three-day work week.
  • Money
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Money

Dow scores biggest gain of 2014 on Fed minutes

Dow scores biggest gain of 2014 on Fed minutesThe Dow jumped 274.83 points, or 1.6%, to 16,994.22 -- erasing all of a 273-point dive Tuesday.
  • Money
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Money

J.C. Penney plunges 12% after trading halted

J.C. Penney plunges 12% after trading haltedJ.C. Penney is tanking 11% to $8.21 Wednesday after trading was briefly halted before 11 a.m.
  • Money
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Economy

States see more poverty among children, unemployed

States see more poverty among children, unemployedStates saw little relief from poverty in the past year, especially among children, the unemployed and those in the lowest income brackets.
  • Economy
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Life

5 tips on how to dress for that job interview

5 tips on how to dress for that job interviewHow you dress for an interview can have a big impact on whether or not you get the job. Clothes, in general, can have a real effect on career success and financial gain.
  • Life
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Macon

UPDATE: Macon bar owner, landlord spar over Grant's future

UPDATE: Macon bar owner, landlord spar over Grant's futureThe owners of Grant's Lounge may be headed to court with their landlord. He wants them to close temporarily, but they refuse.
  • Macon
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Macon

Last call at Macon's Grant's Lounge? Not so fast

Last call at Macon's Grant's Lounge? Not so fastGrant's Lounge owners said recently they were going to close. They've change their mind, but their landlord hasn't.
  • Macon
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Money

Bank overdraft fees reach a new high

Bank overdraft fees reach a new highThe overdraft fee isn't only one of the country's most reviled banking fees, it's also on what seems to be an unstoppable rise.
  • Money
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago