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Unemployment Claims Rise and Layoffs Intensify

Unemployment claims rose this week, and the Wall Street Journal profiles a recent surge in firing at major firms: Companies are laying off employees at a level not seen in nearly a year, hobbling the job market and intensifying fears about the pace of the economic recovery. Cisco Systems Inc., Lockheed Martin Corp. and troubled […]

July 21, 2011