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  •  - Job seekers look at text messages as they wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Job seekers look at text messages as they wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/30/2012 1:11:32 PM EST
    Job seekers look at text messages as they wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, a union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York April 30, 2012. Some 500 people who have waited in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced that they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices were given forms to apply for the 50 available positions on Monday, according to the union. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - A job seeker emerges from his tent as he waits in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    A job seeker emerges from his tent as he waits in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/30/2012 1:10:48 PM EST
    A job seeker emerges from his tent as he waits in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, a union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York April 30, 2012. Some 500 people who have waited in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced that they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices were given forms to apply for the 50 available positions on Monday, according to the union. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - A job seeker sleeps in a lawn chair as he waits in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queen borough of New York

    A job seeker sleeps in a lawn chair as he waits in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queen borough of New York

    Posted: 4/30/2012 1:09:52 PM EST
    A job seeker sleeps in a lawn chair as he waits in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, a union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York April 30, 2012. Some 500 people who have waited in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced that they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices were given forms to apply for the 50 available positions on Monday, according to the union. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Job seeker Mugavero waits in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Job seeker Mugavero waits in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/30/2012 1:07:45 PM EST
    Job seeker Dave Mugavero waits in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, a union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York April 30, 2012. Some 500 people who have waited in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced that they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices were given forms to apply for the 50 available positions on Monday, according to the union. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
  •  - Job seekers congratulate themselves around a fire after getting their job applications in Queens borough of New York

    Job seekers congratulate themselves around a fire after getting their job applications in Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/30/2012 1:05:40 PM EST
    Job seekers congratulate themselves around a fire after getting their job applications in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, the union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in Queens borough of New York, April 30, 2012. Roughly 500 people waited in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices for 50 positions. On Monday the first 500 people, who were given wristbands, were given applications to apply for the 50 positions. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Job seeker Cox cheers after picking up a job application form at the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Job seeker Cox cheers after picking up a job application form at the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/30/2012 1:03:12 PM EST
    Job seeker Matthew Cox, the first person in line, cheers after picking up a job application form at the training offices of Local Union 46, a union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York April 30, 2012. Some 500 people who have waited in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced that they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices were given forms to apply for the 50 available positions on Monday, according to the union. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
  •  - Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/30/2012 12:57:57 PM EST
    Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, a union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York April 30, 2012. Some 500 people who have waited in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced that they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices were given forms to apply for the 50 available positions on Monday, according to the union. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - A job seeker sleeps in a lawn chair as he waits in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    A job seeker sleeps in a lawn chair as he waits in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/30/2012 12:55:03 PM EST
    A job seeker sleeps in a lawn chair as he waits in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, a union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York April 30, 2012. Some 500 people who have waited in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced that they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices were given forms to apply for the 50 available positions on Monday, according to the union. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
  •  - A job seeker sleeps in a lawn chair as he waits in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    A job seeker sleeps in a lawn chair as he waits in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/30/2012 12:50:05 PM EST
    A job seeker sleeps in a lawn chair as he waits in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, a union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York April 30, 2012. Some 500 people who have waited in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced that they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices were given forms to apply for the 50 available positions on Monday, according to the union. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/30/2012 12:47:02 PM EST
    Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, a union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York April 30, 2012. Some 500 people who have waited in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced that they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices were given forms to apply for the 50 available positions on Monday, according to the union. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/29/2012 8:53:33 PM EST
    REFILE - CORRECTING WORD IN SECOND SENTENCE Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, the union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York, April 29, 2012. About 500 people have been camping in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices for 50 positions. On Monday the first 500 people, who were given wristbands, will be given applications for the 50 positions. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/29/2012 8:53:09 PM EST
    REFILE - CORRECTING WORD IN SECOND SENTENCE Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, the union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York, April 29, 2012. About 500 people have been camping in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices for 50 positions. On Monday the first 500 people, who were given wristbands, will be given applications for the 50 positions. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/29/2012 8:52:11 PM EST
    REFILE - CORRECTING WORD IN SECOND SENTENCE Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, the union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York, April 29, 2012. About 500 people have been camping in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices for 50 positions. On Monday the first 500 people, who were given wristbands, will be given applications for the 50 positions. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
  •  - ob seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    ob seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/29/2012 8:51:41 PM EST
    REFILE - CORRECTING WORD IN SECOND SENTENCE Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, the union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York, April 29, 2012. About 500 people have been camping in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices for 50 positions. On Monday the first 500 people, who were given wristbands, will be given applications for the 50 positions. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/29/2012 8:51:16 PM EST
    REFILE - CORRECTING WORD IN SECOND SENTENCE Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, the union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York, April 29, 2012. About 500 people have been camping in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices for 50 positions. On Monday the first 500 people, who were given wristbands, will be given applications for the 50 positions. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/29/2012 8:50:53 PM EST
    REFILE - CORRECTING WORD IN SECOND SENTENCE Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, the union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York, April 29, 2012. About 500 people have been camping in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices for 50 positions. On Monday the first 500 people, who were given wristbands, will be given applications for the 50 positions. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Job seekers play dominoes as they wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Job seekers play dominoes as they wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/29/2012 8:50:02 PM EST
    REFILE - CORRECTING WORD IN SECOND SENTENCE Job seekers play dominoes as they wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, the union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York, April 29, 2012. About 500 people have been camping in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices for 50 positions. On Monday the first 500 people, who were given wristbands, will be given applications for the 50 positions. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Job seekers show their wristbands as they wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Job seekers show their wristbands as they wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/29/2012 8:49:14 PM EST
    REFILE - CORRECTING WORD IN SECOND SENTENCE Job seekers show their wristbands, signifying which spot they are in line, as they wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, the union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York, April 29, 2012. About 500 people have been camping in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices for 50 positions. On Monday the first 500 people, who were given wristbands, will be given applications for the 50 positions. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Job seekers grill hamburgers as they wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Job seekers grill hamburgers as they wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/29/2012 8:48:22 PM EST
    REFILE - CORRECTING WORD IN SECOND SENTENCE Job seekers grill hamburgers as they wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, the union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York, April 29, 2012. About 500 people have been camping in front of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices for 50 positions. On Monday the first 500 people, who were given wristbands, will be given applications for the 50 positions. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46 in the Queens borough of New York

    Posted: 4/29/2012 7:32:46 PM EST
    Job seekers wait in front of the training offices of Local Union 46, the union representing metallic lathers and reinforcing ironworkers, in the Queens borough of New York, April 29, 2012. About 500 people have been camping in from of the offices for a week after the State Department of Labor and the union announced they were looking to hire iron and wood apprentices for 50 positions. On Monday the first 500 people, who were given wristbands, will be given applications for the 50 positions. REUTERS/Keith Bedford (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)