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Workers, retirees, area leaders ponder outlook

The ripple effect from Eastman Kodak Co.’s bankruptcy reorganization extends in many directions: Employees brace again for layoffs, retirees fret over health care coverage, and the photography icon’s biggest debtors and stakeholders — from movie studios and big-box retailers to ...

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NY to lay off 898 state workers by Dec. 31

ALBANY — New York Gov. David A. Paterson says he will send layoff notices to 898 state workers scheduled to lose their jobs by the end of the year. The announcement was immediately met with outrage from public worker unions ...

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Striking Mott’s plant workers OK new contract

A nearly four-month-long strike at a Mott’s apple juice plant in western New York has been settled by a new labor contract between Texas-based owner Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. and a union representing about 300 workers.

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