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BNSF Railway Announces Layoffs

No word on how many affected in St. Louis area


CEO of U.S. Steel promises the smokestacks in Granite City, Illinois, will not go cold forever. (Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

UPDATE: Last-Minute Reprieve for Hundreds of Granite City Steelworkers

Bill before Congress seeks to block dumping of cheap steel and other foreign-made products into U.S. markets.


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Schnucks Announces 52 Layoffs at Corporate Headquarters

A spokesman confirms 52 layoffs happened this week, and eight open positions will not be filled.


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Obamacare Causing Parkway Schools to Outsource for Subs

Nancy Buchannan, a substitute teacher in the district, says she doesn’t need insurance, and says subs already feel unappreciated by the district.


Boeing to Lay Off 90 Employees in St. Louis

The layoffs are scheduled for December as part of a cutback of 500 employees nationwide.


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Belleville School District Could See Layoffs

Three teachers and nine teaching assistants could be laid off when the Belleville School District 201 Board meets tonight.


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Drury Eliminates 35 Jobs as Enrollment Dips

Drury University is eliminating 35 jobs as enrollment dips at the private Springfield school.


SSM Health Care

SSM Cuts Nearly 600 Jobs In 4 States

A St. Louis-based Catholic-sponsored health care system is cutting 586 jobs in four states, including 206 in the St. Louis region.



19 Firefighters to Lose Jobs in E. St. Louis

Fire Chief Jason Blackman says they are victims of grant money, about to run out.


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Hostess Workers to Get $2.2M in Federal Assistance

The National Emergency Grant will train and re-employment nearly 400 workers throughout Missouri affected by the closure of Hostess Brands Inc.



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