Twitter Downsizing, Kills Off Vine App Amid Pressure to GrowShares of Twitter, which have tumbled 27 percent in the past month
Ore. Attorney Says Whistleblowing Motivated LayoffA former attorney for Lane County claims two top administrators violated his constitutional rights when they laid him off last year in a move that was blamed on the budget.
Seattle's Hostess Bakery ClosingHostess Brands Inc. is permanently closing bakeries in Seattle, St. Louis and Cincinnati. The facilities employ a total of 627 workers.
'FarmVille' Parent Company Cutting JobsPortland-based Online game company Zynga Inc. is eliminating games, studios and jobs in a bid to cut costs. The maker of social-media games including "FarmVille" and "Texas HoldEm Poker" said Tuesday that it will cut about 5 percent of its full-time workforce. It's the first-ever round of layoffs at Zynga, which is based in San Francisco and has about 3,200 employees.