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LA County sees upswing in worker sexual harassment complaints

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| Since July, the county has received more than 3,000 complaints from workers alleging sexual harassment and other workplace issues. The city of L.A. is moving to review its policies.

Workplace death rate higher among Latinos


An AFL-CIO report shows that Latinos are killed on the job at a higher rate than the rest of the country’s workers. It cites work in higher-risk industries.


Yahoo closes offices in Burbank, consolidates its presence in Silicon Beach


Yahoo is laying off 90 workers in Burbank and closing its office there. It's part of a company-wide downsizing and a consolidation of its L.A. presence in Silicon Beach.


Southern California ski resort struggles to find workers


After years of drought, the Mountain High ski resort in Wrightwood finally has plentiful snow on the slopes. Skiers are lining up. Jobseekers, not so much.