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Zoo Atlanta to hold job fair

9:48 AM, Jan 28, 2014

Zoo Atlanta will hold a job fair for seasonal positions Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Survey: Businesses more optimistic, but not hiring

3:29 AM, Jan 27, 2014

Businesses expect their companies to perform better this year but that optimism still isn't translating into a push to hire more workers, according to a new survey from the National Association for Business Economics.

Sam's Club laying off 2,300 workers

9:55 PM, Jan 24, 2014

Wal-Mart Stores is eliminating 2,300 workers at its Sam's Club division as it reduces the ranks of middle managers in a bid to be more nimble.

Georgia unemployment drops to 7.4 percent

7:32 AM, Jan 23, 2014

Georgia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 7.4 percent in December, down from 7.6 percent in November.

Glassdoor names top 'oddball' interview questions

7:20 AM, Jan 17, 2014

Glassdoor has compiled a reader-submitted list of the Top 25 Oddball Interview Questions for 2014.

Goodwill holding 9 job fairs in Ga.

1:59 PM, Jan 9, 2014

Goodwill of North Georgia is hosting a series of job fairs across the region on Wednesday, Jan. 15.

Macy's to lay off 2,500 workers, close 5 stores nationally

10:06 AM, Jan 9, 2014

Retailer Macy's will lay off approximately 2,500 workers as it restructures its business, it said Wednesday afternoon.

Boeing machinists OK contract tied to 777X

10:39 AM, Jan 4, 2014

Boeing machinists have approved a contract that would concede some pension and health care benefits in order to secure assembly of the company's new 777X airplane in the Puget Sound region.

Obama calls for restoring unemployment benefits

10:39 AM, Jan 4, 2014

President Barack Obama is urging Congress to reinstate jobless benefits for more than a million Americans.

Military job fair set for Jan. 16 at Fort Benning

9:41 AM, Jan 4, 2014

The Georgia Department of Corrections and the Georgia Department of Defense will be hosting a job fair for military personnel later this month at Fort Benning.

Thousands apply for flight attendant jobs at Southwest

2:56 PM, Dec 30, 2013

One of the most coveted jobs in the airline industry these days appears to be that of a flight attendant.

Metro's unemployment rate declines to 7.0 percent

8:01 PM, Dec 27, 2013

Metro Atlanta's unemployment rate decreased to 7.0 percent in November, down seven-tenths of a percentage point from 7.7 percent in October.

TELLING THE STORY: Emily Bowman's emotional homecoming

So often, many of us in newsrooms become seduced by storyline instead of substance.

7:44 AM, Jul 3, 2013

Police: Fla. teen accidentally shoots off his penis and testicle

A teenager is recovering after police say he shot himself in the penis and testicle while cleaning a gun he just bought.

11:15 AM, Sep 12, 2012

Kids Use CPR to save 12 week old baby

What would you do if your child all of a sudden stopped breathing? It's a frightening scenario that one Marietta mother found herself in just last week.

5:55 PM, Mar 14, 2013

Joe's Crab Shack Ragin' Cajun Steampot Recipe

Are you in a seafood mood?

8:05 AM, Mar 26, 2011

Atlanta's 2014 winter weather storm leaves thousands stranded

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed was on "TODAY" Thursday to respond to allegations that the state failed to prepare for the winter storm that slammed north Georgia and left countless people stranded.

3:09 PM, Jan 30, 2014

Local student killed in shooting at Tuskegee University

Police are continuing to search for suspects in the deadly shooting of a Tuskegee University student gunned down at a block party over the weekend.

10:50 PM, Sep 30, 2013

Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins rain-delayed Daytona 500

Dale Earnhardt Jr. won the Daytona 500, ending a 57-race winless streak in the Sprint Cup Series and becoming an instant championship contender in NASCAR's premier series.

12:44 AM, Feb 24, 2014

9/11's 'Man in the Red Bandana' gave his life for others in the WTC south tower

People who escaped the World Trade Center on 9/11/01 spoke of a man in a red bandana who helped them get out.  His college roommate from Marietta still speaks of him and his legacy.

10:10 AM, Sep 11, 2011

College Hunks Atlanta

Do you need help moving or hauling the junk collecting in your home?

1:23 PM, Mar 27, 2014

Tentative parole set for Heritage High School gunman

In May 1999, one month after the Colombine High School killings, the first copycat case took place in Conyers at Heritage High School. State officials say the gunman in that case has gotten a tentative parole date.

8:19 PM, Dec 19, 2012
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