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Many of the stories list "market conditions" as the primary reason for their cutbacks.
Newspapers are facing a more permanent evolution as they lose their readers to death by natural causes from old age, and migration to the Internet.
The price of cut lumber is dropping due to a surplus of construction materials. This indicates a potential slow-down in construction.
Even QVC is cutting workers at a distribution center in Pennsylvania, which may be an economic indicator of what's going in within the distribution range of that center.