Job cuts top 2010 total

UPI – Announced job layoffs for the year have already surpassed the total for U.S. job cuts announced in 2010, a private research firm said. Challenger, Gray & Christmas said November’s layoff announcements was steady compared to October with 42,474 cuts announced after a total of 42,759 in October. In the month, however, U.S. employers surpassed the total for 2010 with layoff announcements coming to 564,297 January through November, compared to 529,873 for all of 2010. Read Article