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At least a quarter of Disney layoffs coming from Florida

At least a quarter of the 28,000 layoffs planned for Disney’s parks division will come from Florida.

Long-term jobless caught in a squeeze that imperils recovery

Millions of Americans in the industries hit hardest by the viral pandemic face a tough plight.

COVID-19 danger continues to drive joblessness

Jobless claims fell by 33,000 from the previous week.12.6 million are collecting unemployment benefits.

US unemployment rate falls to 8.4% even as hiring slows

An increasingly large share of Americans reported that their jobs are gone for good.

More than 800 lose jobs at Universal Orlando hotels

The employees were indefinitely furloughed or permanently terminated.

Florida’s new jobless claims drop the most of any state

Some 55,106 Floridians filed for unemployment benefits last week, a decline of 23,180 claims.

1.8 million jobs added: A sign that hiring has weakened

At any other time, hiring at that level would be seen as a blowout gain.

With fewer layoffs, Florida jobless claims dropped last week

73,955 new claims for unemployment benefits filed last week in Florida.

Universal Orlando laying off undisclosed number of workers

The theme park resort is reducing its workforce “to reflect current priorities and needs.”

With loan money gone, restaurants at mercy of coronavirus

Beleaguered restaurant owners across America are looking down on their empty wallets.
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Say goodnight to the bad guys: Astros fall short in Game 7

The Houston Astros spent this odyssey of a season as baseball’s biggest villains.

Brady outplays Rodgers, Buccaneers rout Packers 38-10

Brady outplayed Rodgers, however a young Bucs secondary was equally impressive.

New low for Gase’s Jets — they’re shut out by Miami, 24-

The winless Jets reached a new low Sunday when they were shut out by AFC East rival Miami.