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  • Aug 24- Monster Worldwide Inc said shareholder MediaNews Group Inc had made "flawed and uninformed assumptions" in its letter last week opposing the job sites operator's buyout by Dutch staffing company Randstad. MediaNews' letter "attempts to put Randstad all-cash offer at risk without offering superior proposal," Monster Chief Executive Tim Yates said in an...

  • Aug 3- NEW YORK, Aug 3- U.S. private. employers added 179,000 jobs in July, above economists' expectations, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday. The ADP figures come ahead of the U.S. Labor Department's more comprehensive non-farm payrolls report on Friday, which includes both public and private-sector employment.

  • Stocks to Watch: July 15, 2016

    Citigroup, Wells Fargo, Line and Xerox are making headlines this Friday morning to wrap up the trading week.

  • NEW YORK, June 3- Madison Sawyer, 20, was determined to quit the temporary job she took after graduating with honors from Santa Fe College in December and find a permanent position, but so far she is stuck making $10 an hour. Since the Labor Department began tracking temporary help data in 1990, changes in the trajectory of temporary employment have preceded those...

  • NEW YORK, June 2- U.S. private employers added 173,000 jobs in May, below economists' expectations, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Thursday. Economists surveyed by Reuters had forecast the ADP National Employment Report would show a gain of 175,000 jobs, with estimates ranging from 105,000 to 200,000. Private payroll gains for April were revised up to...

  • Back-to-school shopping at Staples.

    But sales fell 3 percent in the quarter, hurt by a strong U.S. dollar and the closure of several stores.

  • Staples edges out earnings estimates for first quarter

    The office supplies retailer releases better than expected quarterly financial results.

  • Judge blocks Staples and Office Depot merger

    The combined company would have claimed nearly 70-percent of the corporate services market.

  • NEW YORK, May 4- U.S. private employers added 156,000 jobs in April, well below economists' expectations and the weakest gain in three years, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday. It was the smallest increase since April 2013. The ADP figures come ahead of the U.S. Labor Department's more comprehensive non-farm payrolls report on Friday, which...

  • 4 ways to burn fat at the office

    No time to exercise? No such thing, here are four easy ways to burn fat during work hours.

  • Multi-million dollar biz to get you fit at work

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports on Cubii, a company getting employees moving while working.

  • 'Deskercise' trends

    CNBC's Diana Olick looks at the new business trends for office fitness and health.

  • NEW YORK, March 30- U.S. private employers added 200,000 jobs in March, above economists' expectations, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday. Economists surveyed by Reuters had forecast the ADP National Employment Report would show a gain of 194,000 jobs, with estimates ranging from 150,000 to 220,000. Private payroll gains in the month earlier...

  • March 23- Respironics Inc has agreed to pay $34.8 million to settle U.S. Department of Justice claims that it provided kickbacks in the form of free call center services to suppliers, to induce them to buy its masks for patients suffering from sleep apnea. Gibran Ameer, a South Carolina pharmacist who worked for medical equipment suppliers that bought the masks.

  • NEW YORK, March 15- A former human resources consultant from Atlanta who admitted to participating in a $1.1 million insider trading scheme with a film producer avoided prison on Tuesday, as a federal judge rejected prosecutors' request for him to be incarcerated. Federal prosecutors in Manhattan had argued that a sentence of 37 to 46 months was reasonable for...

  • Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Tuesday: Chesapeake Energy, Fairchild Semiconductor, Allergan & more.

  • 50% of workers dread the office Xmas party

    Debra Corey, director of Reward Gateway, explains why some employees will do anything to avoid the annual Christmas party.

  • 3M in a sticky situation

    3M cut its earnings forecast for the year and announced plans to shed 1,500 jobs after reporting a 5.2% sales decline

  • Square Reader

    Square, which helps businesses manage credit-card and gift card payments, filed for initial public offering with the SEC.

  • Servcorp: Weaker Aussie dollar is good for us

    While the volatility in foreign exchange markets has been an interference, a weaker Australian dollar is a boon for Servcorp, says COO Marcus Moufarrige.