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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-02-14/tony-stewart-returns-racin
American Airlines sends layoff warnings to 11,000 workers

DALLAS - American Airlines is sending layoff warning notices to more than 11,000 employees, though a spokesman...800 ground workers have applied to take the money and leave.Layoff notices went to nearly 3,000 workers in the Dallas-Fort Worth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-09-18/american-airlines-sends-la
Serena Williams to end eight-month layoff next week

...ready to get back on the tennis court after an eight-month layoff. "When I first got off and took a break, it was really like...attention on a return to No. 1 in the rankings. During her layoff she slipped to No. 6. "I'll work harder so I can be back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/18/oth_409197.shtml
Other sports
Layoff toll may be heavy for NBA players

...when it's nothing but net. But what's that? Huffing and puffing, moans and groans and occasional shrieks? The long layoff, shortened training camps and grueling, crammed season will most likely take their toll on NBA players this season. Sprains...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/31/nba_251910.shtml
NBA
SRS layoff plan approved

...federal energy officials have approved a Savannah River Site layoff plan that will trim 1,200 workers from the payroll this year...off. Those voluntary departures would reduce the number of layoffs. The severance package for employees terminated under the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/15/met_442869.shtml
Metro | Savannah River Site
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-01-15/sitel-addin
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-18/no-6-cavaliers-cruise-ret
Unexpected layoff at Knology

Companywide layoffs have resulted in the...Augusta office. The layoff comes less than a year...area. No additional layoffs are expected. Knology's...resulted in a total of 12 layoffs in the company's seven...Augusta operations. The layoff was not due to budget...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/20/bus_268210.shtml
Business
SRS layoff plans go on hold

...the 300 workers whose layoffs it had asked the Department...has abandoned further layoff plans until after this...The company says layoffs are needed because work...would request additional layoffs in fiscal year 2005...more of the company's layoff requests weren't approved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/04/met_414471.shtml
Metro | Savannah River Site
SRS layoff request is in limbo

...to begin two rounds of layoffs this year and next. The longer...has to pay for this year's layoffs with money budgeted for salaries...Savannah River Site say the layoff plan, which also calls for...Washington have yet to approve a layoff request made in December by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/30/met_441332.shtml
Metro | Savannah River Site