UNH rally protests lecturer layoffs; school official explains cuts

DURHAM - About 200 people gathered outside Murkland Hall at the University of New Hampshire last Friday to support College of Liberal Arts lecturers whose contracts were not renewed. Chanting, “Lecturers are Wildcats, too,” and “Say it loud, say it clear …

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Scranton school leaders claim layoffs are legal

A Massachusetts man who hit a state trooper with a tractor-trailer while driving under the influence of alcohol and cocaine in January 2017 will spend two to five years in state prison. (read more) Despite demands from the state to halt any layoffs …

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California-Based Developer Hanger 13 Hit With Several Layoffs Today

Sad news from developer Hanger 13, who was the primary development studio behind Mafia III, as the company has been hit with several layoffs. Kotaku broke the news today and managed to get the quote below from 2K Games from an unnamed spokesperson on the …

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Mafia III Studio, Hangar 13, Hit by Layoffs

2K has confirmed in a statement to Kotaku that Mafia III developer, Hangar 13, has been hit by layoffs. Although the publisher didn’t get into any details, the website’s sources reported “a large proportion” of redundancies at the California-based …

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Mafia III Developer Hanger 13 Hit By Layoffs

Mafia III was a major commercial success in 2016, at a time when a lot of sequels were struggling to make an impact, and that makes it surprising to hear that Hangar 13 have now seen staff reductions that are reportedly a significant proportion of the team.

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State: Teacher layoffs are apparent violation of school code

SCRANTON, LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) - Not so fast. The Scranton School District’s plan to lay off 51 teachers may have hit a potential roadblock. State officials have sent the district a letter saying the cuts are an “apparent violation of school code.

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