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A pedestrian walks past a Royal  Bank of Scotland sign.  (ANDREW COWIE/AFP/Getty Images)

Foreign Bank’s Job Cuts Could Hit Connecticut

Royal Bank of Scotland is shedding hundreds of jobs in the United States

05/28/2014

Foxwoods Resort Casino (Photo Credit: Foxwoods)

Foxwoods To Cut Casino Hours

Foxwoods Resort Casino has announced plans to cut some hours of operation on portion of its gaming floor.

05/15/2014

Governor John Rowland, 2004 (Bob Falcetti/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Refuses To Hear Rowland Appeal In Union Layoff Case

The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from former Connecticut Gov. John G.Rowland over claims his administration violated state employees’ constitutional rights when it laid off 2,800 workers based on their union membership in 2003.

01/21/2014

Supreme Court Hears Arguments On Constitutionality Of Health Care Law

State Appeals Ruling On Public Worker Layoffs To U.S. Supreme Court

Connecticut officials have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a court ruling that said former Gov. John G. Rowland’s administration violated state employees’ constitutional rights when it laid off 2,800 workers based on their union membership in 2003.

10/14/2013

Electric Boat shipyard (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Union Says 450-500 Layoffs Expected At Electric Boat

A union that represents workers at Electric Boat says it has been told by the submarine builder to expect between 450 and 500 layoffs over the next few months.

08/23/2013

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Hospital To Cut Staff By 85 Jobs Through Attrition, Buyouts, Layoffs

Waterbury Hospital has announced plans to cut its staff by 83 positions and says layoffs are part of those plans.

06/28/2013

Sikorsky Blackhawk S-701 (Adam Berry/Getty Images)

200 Layoffs At Sikorsky, Mostly In Connecticut

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Helicopter maker Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. is laying off 200 workers due to military spending cuts and the uneven economic recovery. Spokesman Paul Jackson said Thursday that the subsidiary of United Technologies […]

06/27/2013

George Jepsen (Courtesy Office of the Attorney General)

Attorney General Wants Rowland Case In Supreme Court

Connecticut’s attorney general wants the U.S. Supreme Court to decide whether former Gov. John G. Rowland’s administration violated state employees’ constitutional rights when it laid off 2,800 workers in 2003.

06/13/2013

File photo of the ESPN headquarters in Bristol, Conn. (credit: Getty Images)

ESPN Making Layoffs, ‘Smartly Managing Costs’

ESPN is cutting its workforce, the latest Disney division to reduce staff.

05/21/2013

Pratt Lays Off 200 In Connecticut

Pratt and Whitney has announced 200 layoffs in Connecticut, part of a larger company-wide cutbasck.

01/15/2013

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