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Worker productivity up modestly in April-June

WASHINGTON — U.S. worker productivity accelerated to a still-modest 0.9 percent annual pace between April and June after dropping the previous quarter. The second-quarter gain beat economists’ expectations and reversed a decline in the January-March quarter, when the Labor Department’s ...

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Former Md. MVA worker guilty of theft conspiracy

FREDERICK — A former Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration worker has been convicted of conspiring to steal more than $87,000 from the agency’s Frederick office. Fifty-three-year-old Joann Fleishell was convicted at a bench trial Monday in Frederick. She will be sentenced ...

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Punitive damages awarded to fired Laurel worker

A federal jury has awarded $100,000 in punitive damages to a Laurel man who was fired from his job at a major Alaska government contractor after he reported discrimination at the billion-dollar company. The jury, which decided the case against ...

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