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Thousand Oaks-Based Amgen Lays Off Dozens Of Staffers

Thousand Oaks-based Amgen Inc. placed dozens of staffers on paid leave this week, a company representative confirms to CBS2.

CBS Los Angeles–06/06/2014

A student on his way to school walks past a Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) school, in Los Angeles, California on February 13, 2009. California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has threatened to send layoff warnings to at least 20,000 state workers unless a budget agreement is reached Friday.  (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

LA Schools Reach Tentative Deal In Layoff Suit, May Hire More Teachers

The Los Angeles Unified School District may settle a lawsuit over teacher layoffs by spending $25 million to hire more staff for dozens of struggling schools.

04/08/2014

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Union Says Fewer Teachers Facing Layoffs

Fewer teachers are expected to be laid off this year than the previous four school terms according to the state’s largest teachers union.

03/15/2014

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After Expansion, OC Register Cuts Staff

After an aggressive staff expansion that defied trends in the struggling newspaper industry, the Orange County Register is reducing its ranks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/16/2014

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State’s Largest Court Poised For Staff Cutbacks

Los Angeles court officials will layoff or cut 539 jobs, likely resulting in long lines and reduced services.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/13/2013

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More Layoffs Coming To LA County Courts

A fresh round of layoff notices will be delivered on Friday to hundreds of Los Angeles County court employees.

06/12/2013

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SAG-AFTRA Announces Layoffs One Year After Merger

Hollywood’s biggest labor union has announced a 15 percent reduction in staffing just over one year after announcing a mega-merger.

04/22/2013

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AP Source: Anaheim-Based Fisker To Lay Off ‘Large Number’ Of Workers

The Associated Press is reporting that troubled electric car maker Fisker Automotive plans to lay off a large number of the workers at its Anaheim headquarters on Friday, a person briefed on the matter said.

04/05/2013

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Manhattan Beach School Board Votes To Pink Slip Nearly 2 Dozen Teachers

The Manhattan Beach Unified School District Board voted Wednesday night to pink slip nearly two dozen teachers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/07/2013

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Avon To Close Pasadena Facility In Cost-Cutting Plan

The city of Pasadena is about to lose one of its oldest employers.

01/18/2013

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Trial Delays, Longer Lines Expected From Court Closures

The closure of 10 regional courthouses in Los Angeles County is expected to result in trial delays and longer lines, a judge said Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/15/2012

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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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‘No One Left To Lay Off’: LAUSD ‘Doomsday’ Scenario Looms

LAUSD officials Wednesday warned of more layoffs and a shortened school year if voters reject proposed tax increases on Election Day.

10/03/2012

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LA County Court Worker Found Dead As Layoffs, Budget Cuts Announced

Pink slips are being handed out to over 150 employees even as hundreds more may lose a huge chunk of their paycheck.

06/15/2012

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More Than 150 Employees Brace For Layoffs At LA Superior Court

More than 150 employees of the LA Superior Court face being laid off Friday, according to officials.

06/14/2012

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