Cartoon: Russian Economy Faces Recession

Cartoon: Russian Economy Faces Recession

But after 70 years of Soviet Communism, who cares? ...

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Japan Premier Calls Election, Puts Off Tax Hike

Japan Premier Calls Election, Puts Off Tax Hike

Learn more about the crisis in Japan's government. ...

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Japan Falls Into Recession

Japan Falls Into Recession

Historically the world's third largest economy, Japan has entered a recession. ...

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Broad Prosperity For America Seems Increasingly Out Of Reach

Broad Prosperity For America Seems Increasingly Out Of Reach

Americans may have voted for a Republican majority, but the likelihood of them actually working to grow the middle class? Not so much. ...

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Four-Week Average Of Initial Unemployment Claims Falls To 14-Year Low

Four-Week Average Of Initial Unemployment Claims Falls To 14-Year Low

See the latest good news for the economy. ...

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U.S. Economy Grew 3.5 Percent In Third Quarter

U.S. Economy Grew 3.5 Percent In Third Quarter

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Fannie And Freddie Must Go

Fannie And Freddie Must Go

Have we learned nothing from the great recession? ...

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Economy Turns Baby Boomers Into Entrepreneurs

Economy Turns Baby Boomers Into Entrepreneurs

By Janet Kidd Stewart, Chicago Tribune Bohnne Jones didn't count on having to fire her husband, Larry. And David Whiting works six days a week at his smoothie franchise, knowing h ...

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U.S. Economy Contracts A Steep 2.9 Percent In First Quarter

U.S. Economy Contracts A Steep 2.9 Percent In First Quarter

Washington (AFP) - The U.S. economy shrank much more than previously estimated in the first quarter, in the sharpest contraction in five years, the Commerce Department said Wednes ...

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Study: When Money’s Tight, Humans Define ‘People Like Me’ As More Deserving

Study: When Money’s Tight, Humans Define ‘People Like Me’ As More Deserving

By Melissa Healy, Los Angeles Times In the recession from which the United States is recovering, unemployment among blacks and Latinos has been deeper and more entrenched, incomes ...

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