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Efforts to help service-industry workers hit hard by the loss of jobs during the coronavirus epidemic are expanding.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Amazon continues to be plagued by employees testing positive for the coronavirus at its Lexington and Shepherdsvile facilities. Thursday evening, employees...
Toyota Motor Corp. is extending the shutdown of its North American auto plants, including Georgetown, for another two weeks with plans to reopen on May 4.
Company says it will continue to monitor, workers will have to take vacation or unpaid leave the final weeks, other carmakers also extending.
A Belgium-based company is closing its plant in Kentucky, resulting in 100 layoffs early next year.
UPS is holding one-day job fairs this week around the country, including a few in Kentucky.
A tentative four year contract with striking General Motors gives workers a mix of pay raises, lump sum payments and an $11,000 signing bonus.
General Motors says it is adding a second shift and more than 400 hourly jobs at its Kentucky plant that produces the Chevrolet Corvette.
The partial government shutdown is starting to affect air travel.
Samsung Electronics apologized Friday for illnesses and deaths of some of its workers, saying it failed to create a safe working environment at its computer chip and display factories.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Sanitation workers in a Kentucky city want to fix a pay issue that's causing new employees to earn more than...
SEATTLE (AP) — Amazon is boosting its minimum wage for all U.S. workers to $15 per hour starting next month. The company said Tuesday that the...
Hundreds of public workers have rallied at the Kentucky Capitol in opposition to a proposed bill that would eventually close the state's pension system in favor of a 401(k)-style retirement plan.
Kentucky is sending National Guard soldiers and utility workers to help in areas affected by Hurricane Irma.
Officials with the American Red Cross say seven trained Red Cross disaster workers in Kentucky, two from the Lexington area, are headed to Texas to help prepare shelters and mobilize relief supplies for a for a full Gulf Coast response.
A private detective hired by the Kentucky Senate minority leader has pleaded guilty to attempting to intimidate an election officer and attempting to interfere with an election in connection with last year's statewide primary.
The Independent reports Wright-Mix Material Solutions LLC will invest $8.5 million to renovate a building in Wurtland for a production facility that will employ 130 full-time workers.
Officials say Kentucky's only maximum security prison is on lockdown after inmates attacked eight workers.
Around 100 mostly immigrant Latino workers have walked off the Omni Hotel construction site in Louisville in protest, saying they are being paid substantially less than other crew members.
Postal workers and city officials want to make sure Lexington residents are ready for the 25th annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive.