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RTÉ will seek more voluntary layoffs, cut jobs

The RTÉ will seek additional voluntary layoffs, cut positions and not replace retirees following the rejection by employees of wage cuts aimed at saving money. Staff last month overwhelmingly rejected proposals that would have resulted in pay cuts ranging from around 3.5% to 5.5% for staff earning more than € …

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As prisons close, communities seek to reuse buildings

A closed jail in Connecticut has been redeveloped for document storage. Another is used to process and train newly hired correctional officers. A third that has been emptied of its prisoners in the past decade remains unused. With the state’s prison population having declined by more than half from its …

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