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Job Cuts

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160 LAPD Employees Could Be Laid Off

Some 160 Los Angeles Police Department employees could be laid off by January 1 under a cost-cutting plan announced by Chief Charlie Beck.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/25/2012

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Comcast Plans To Take 1,000 Jobs Out Of Calif.

Cable provider Comcast says it is closing its three customer call centers in Northern California and moving the 1,000 jobs they provide to Oregon, Washington and Colorado.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/25/2012

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Yahoo To Cut 2,000 Jobs To Reduce Costs In Turnaround Effort

Yahoo is laying off 2,000 employees as new CEO Scott Thompson sweeps out jobs that don’t fit into his plans for turning around the beleaguered Internet company.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/04/2012

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American Airlines Aims To Cut 13,000 Jobs

The parent of American Airlines wants to eliminate about 13,000 jobs — 15 percent of its workforce — as the nation’s third-biggest airline remakes itself under bankruptcy protection.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/01/2012

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Boeing Announces Cut Of 900 Jobs From Long Beach Plant

The Boeing Co. announced Wednesday it will cut 900 of the 3,700 jobs at its Long Beach plant because of declining orders for C-17 cargo planes.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/19/2011

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MySpace Slashes Nearly Half Of Global Staff

Struggling entertainment site MySpace says it is cutting 47 percent of its staff worldwide, or about 500 people.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/11/2011