GE Cutting Thousands Of European Jobs After Takeover DealGeneral Electric Co. is cutting up to 6,500 jobs in Europe after buying a big chunk of French engineering company Alstom, but sticking to pledges to create a net 1,000 jobs in France.
Bristol-based ESPN Cutting About 300 Jobs, Or 4 Percent Of StaffDisney's ESPN is cutting about 300 jobs, or 4 percent of its staff, amid signs that the traditional cable bundle is less far-reaching than it once was.
CT Labor Department Announces LayoffsThe state department that reports on layoffs in Connecticut is itself laying off employees.
CT Labor Dept. Expecting LayoffsThe state Department of Labor is expecting to issue layoff notices to dozens of its employees as the result of cuts in federal funding.
Stratford-based Sikorsky To Cut 1,400 Jobs, Some In ConnecticutSikorsky Aircraft Corp. says it's cutting 1,400 jobs in the coming year as the helicopter manufacturer faces declining demand for shuttling workers to offshore oil platforms.
Foreign Bank's Job Cuts Could Hit ConnecticutRoyal Bank of Scotland is shedding hundreds of jobs in the United States
Foxwoods To Cut Casino Hours Foxwoods Resort Casino has announced plans to cut some hours of operation on portion of its gaming floor.
Supreme Court Refuses To Hear Rowland Appeal In Union Layoff CaseThe 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.
State Appeals Ruling On Public Worker Layoffs To U.S. Supreme CourtConnecticut 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.
Union Says 450-500 Layoffs Expected At Electric BoatA 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.
Hospital To Cut Staff By 85 Jobs Through Attrition, Buyouts, LayoffsWaterbury Hospital has announced plans to cut its staff by 83 positions and says layoffs are part of those plans.
200 Layoffs At Sikorsky, Mostly In Connecticut