Aiken colt takes 3rd in Belmont park course

...Diablo Stakes at Belmont Park, but Dogwood Stable president Cot Campbell was OK with that after his prized colt's nine-month layoff."It was not as conclusive as I'd hoped," Campbell said. "He stumbled at the break, and sprinting is not his game...

Sitel adding temp jobs in wake of layoff announcement

Just days after announcing a massive layoff at its Augusta call center, Sitel is...ends a project. The company said the layoffs reflect the "changing business needs...to shifting employees affected by the layoffs if other temporary projects begin in coming...

No. 6 Cavaliers cruise in return from layoff

...Justin Anderson scored 14 of his 16 points in the second half Thursday night and No. 6 Virginia returned from an 11-day layoff for exams with a 70-54 victory against Cleveland State.Malcolm Brogdon also scored 16 and Anthony Gill had 13 for the Cavaliers...

School board OKs budget, Pringle's employee reorganization

...by the shift have been moved to the over 190 positions left vacant by retirees over the past year."There will be no huge layoff. As we've changed or eliminated positions, we've been able to reassign many to those areas left open due to resignations...

Darlington prepares for its Labor Day return

...the previous 10 years back to Labor Day, where the race became one of the season's crown jewels between 1950 and 2003.The layoff of more than 16 months is unusual, Wile said. Some tracks will have had four Sprint Cup weekends since NASCAR last ran at...

Across South Carolina

...that about 1,400 full- and part-time workers are losing their jobs nationwide.The Texas-based company announced the layoffs after a series of listeria illnesses linked to its ice cream that prompted a nationwide recall of Blue Bell products.

Defending champ Will Power has top speed at IndyCar practice

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Will Power shook off a six-month layoff by pacing the opening practice of the IndyCar season.The defending series champion wasted no time shooting to the top of the...

Layoff notices coming for MOX workers

...mixed oxide facility could begin receiving layoff notices this week because of federal budget...end of the fiscal year.The need for layoffs, he said, will trigger a federal act...60-day notice for plant closings or mass layoffs."The first notices to employees will...

Tony Stewart returns to racing, undaunted by lengthy layoff following broken leg

...limp, he headed inside his team hauler to "do what I always do ? eat some animal crackers and have a Coke."Stewart's layoff was certainly difficult, enhanced by the pain from his broken leg. He had two surgeries for the breaks, then a third to treat...

US jobless aid applications stay low, a sign of few layoffs

...that is just 2,000 higher than three weeks ago when the average was at a nearly 15-year low.Applications are a proxy for layoffs. The very low level of the average is a sign of solid job security.Growth slowed in the first three months of the year and...