×
Breaking News apps
Get faster updates
Download the free Breaking News app for faster updates, alerts and live video on iOS, Android, Windows, and more
This page is no longer being updated

Brazil

Brazil unemployment rises to 11.9% in most recent quarter; President Michel Temer says numbers will turn around in 2nd half of 2017 - AP

16 WHOA!

US economic indicators

US weekly jobless claims decline by 10,000 to 265,000 - Bloomberg

25 WHOA!

Turkey

Turkey's Labor Minister Müezzinoğlu announces net monthly minimum wage for 2017 as 1,404 Turkish Lira ($397) - @DailySabah

13 WHOA!

Donald Trump

Sprint releases statement confirming President-elect Trump's claim to bring 5,000 jobs to US - KCTV

67 WHOA!

2016 US elections

President-elect Trump: Sprint will bring back 5,000 jobs to the United States - KCTV5

74 WHOA!

Dayton, OH, US

#BREAKING UPDATE: RTA Leadership speaks regarding strike https://t.co/BDw0Rr0T86 https://t.co/SswgQYiHF6 - @whiotv

0 WHOA!

Dayton, OH, US

Greater Dayton Regional Transit Authority union submits intent to strike on Jan. 9, 2017 - WHIO

9 WHOA!

Nigeria

Nigeria removes 50,000 'ghost workers' from state payrolls - eNCA

20 WHOA!

Trump appointments and nominations

US Labor Secretary Tom Perez says Donald Trump transition probes are 'illegal' - CBS News

70 WHOA!

Canada

Canadian unions suspend Phoenix court challenge in exchange for inside information on payroll fiasco - Ottawa Citizen

11 WHOA!

Kenya

Kenyan government will not pay December salary to doctors on strike in the capital of Nairobi - @NationBreaking

20 WHOA!

Russian plane crashes near Sochi, Dec. 25, 2016

Russian labor ministry says families of the victims of Sochi plane crash will receive insurance payments - Sputnik

36 WHOA!

Brazil political crisis 2015-16

Brazilian President Michel Temer says in Christmas address that 2017 will be the year country overcomes crisis, recovers jobs - G1

19 WHOA!

basketball

Source: NBA players have ratified the collective bargaining agreement, making the deal between the league and NBPA official - @JeffZillgitt

19 WHOA!

UK train strikes 2016 - 2017

Union confirms 3-day strike of workers on UK's Southern Railway will go ahead starting Dec. 31 - PA

13 WHOA!

South Korea

Unionized pilots at South Korea's largest flag carrier Korean Air continues 10-day strike to demand better pay, working conditions - Yonhap News

27 WHOA!

Donald Trump

Report: Businesses associated with President-elect Trump have sought to hire more than 500 immigrant workers since 2013, Washington Post reports

50 WHOA!

British Airways

Planned strikes by British Airways cabin crew on Christmas Day and Boxing Day have been suspended, says union - Press Association

26 WHOA!

Google

Anonymous Google product manager files lawsuit alleging the company unlawfully censors employees by imposing sweeping confidentiality policies - Wall Street Journal

37 WHOA!

United States

Applications for US unemployment benefits jumped 21,000 last week to 275,000 - AP

End of alert
21 WHOA!