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SeaWorld cuts 350 positions across company

SeaWorld, which has struggled with declining attendance, announced it is cutting 350 positions effective today, a spokeswoman said Wednesday. The company is laying off people and not refilling open positions across the company although the cuts primarily affect its corporate headquarters and the parks in Orlando and San Diego, […] Click here to view original…

American Solar Manufacturer Stion to ‘Discontinue Operations’

Photo Credit: Stion American thin-film solar module manufacturer Stion is closing shop, even as the U.S. government prepares to implement trade remedies designed to shore up the domestic solar panel manufacturing sector. The San Jose-headquartered company confirmed to GTM on Monday that it plans to “discontinue operations,” in a […] Click here to view original…

Chicago Tribune Citing “significant financial pressure,” the Chicago Tribune announced a round of layoffs Thursday designed to restructure its city and suburban newsroom operations. Bruce Dold, publisher and editor-in-chief of the Tribune, called the move “an extraordinarily difficult decision,” and thanked the employees affected “for the contributions they have […] Click here to view original…