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KPLC Lake Charles
Behind the support for Brexit and Trump: Economic resentmentBy CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - The United Ki
Behind the support for Brexit and Trump: Economic resentment
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 17 hours ago
By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - The United Kingdom's stunning vote to leave the European Union was driven by much of the same sentiment that fueled Donald Trump's insurgent march toward the Republican presidential... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
10 years after housing peaked, US is more of a renter nationBy JOSH BOAK AP Economics Writer Published: June 21, 2016 11:00 AM MOUNT PLEAS
10 years after housing peaked, US is more of a renter nation
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 4 days ago
By JOSH BOAK AP Economics Writer Published: June 21, 2016 11:00 AM MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (AP) -- It's a troublesome story playing out across America in the 10 years since the housing bubble... Read more
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CBS Denver
Colorado's Unemployment Rate Well Below National Level2 percent that has occurred for most of the seven-year recovery from the Great
Colorado's Unemployment Rate Well Below National Level
CBS Denver / Posted 8 days ago
2 percent that has occurred for most of the seven-year recovery from the Great Recession. By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer(© Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published,... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
In Memphis and around US, economic averages miss big pictureindustries and are more likely to be part time or temporary. (AP Photo/Karen Pu
In Memphis and around US, economic averages miss big picture
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 17 days ago
industries and are more likely to be part time or temporary. (AP Photo/Karen Pulfer Focht) By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer EDITOR'S NOTE: This story is part of Divided America, AP's ongoing exploration of the economic, social... Read more
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WALB Albany
Job openings rise, but bosses won't hireBy CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employer
Job openings rise, but bosses won't hire
WALB Albany / Posted 17 days ago
By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers advertised the most open jobs in nine months in April, but pulled back on filling them, a sign of caution that may reflect concerns about tepid economic growth. The... Read more
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The Alliance Review
U.S. hiring grinds to a near-haltBy CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER and JOSH BOAK AP Economics Writer Published: June 4,
U.S. hiring grinds to a near-halt
The Alliance Review / Posted 22 days ago
By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER and JOSH BOAK AP Economics Writer Published: June 4, 2016 3:00 AM WASHINGTON -- U.S. hiring slowed to a near-standstill in May, sowing doubts about the economy's health and complicating the... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
US hiring falls to worst in 5 years; rate drops to 4.7 pct.by: CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER and JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer Updated: Jun 3, 2
US hiring falls to worst in 5 years; rate drops to 4.7 pct.
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 22 days ago
by: CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER and JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer Updated: Jun 3, 2016 - 4:39 PM WASHINGTON (AP) ��� U.S. hiring slowed to a near-standstill in May, sowing doubts about the economy's health and complicating the Federal Reserve's efforts... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
US hiring falls to worst in 5 years; rate drops to 4.7 pct.by: CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER and JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer Updated: Jun 3, 2
US hiring falls to worst in 5 years; rate drops to 4.7 pct.
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 22 days ago
by: CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER and JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer Updated: Jun 3, 2016 - 3:37 PM WASHINGTON (AP) ��������� U.S. hiring slowed to a near-standstill in May, sowing doubts about the economy's health and complicating the Federal Reserve's... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
U.S. gains just 38,000 jobs, fewest in 5 years; rate at 4.7 percentCHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers d
U.S. gains just 38,000 jobs, fewest in 5 years; rate at 4.7 percent
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers drastically slowed their hiring in May, adding just 38,000 jobs, the fewest in more than five years and a sign of concern after the economy barely grew in the first three... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
US gains just 38K jobs, fewest in 5 years; rate at 4.7 pct.By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employer
US gains just 38K jobs, fewest in 5 years; rate at 4.7 pct.
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 22 days ago
By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers drastically slowed their hiring in May, adding just 38,000 jobs, the fewest in more than 5 years and a sign of concern after the economy barely grew in the first three... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
US trade deficit increases 5.3 percent to $37.4 billionBy MARTIN CRUTSINGER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. trade de
US trade deficit increases 5.3 percent to $37.4 billion
KWWL Iowa / Posted 22 days ago
By MARTIN CRUTSINGER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. trade deficit, after falling to the lowest point in more than two years, increased in April as a surge in imported goods outpaced a rebound in exports. The Commerce Department... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
U.S. consumer spending scores biggest jump in 6 yearsMARTIN CRUTSINGER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumer spending sur
U.S. consumer spending scores biggest jump in 6 years
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
MARTIN CRUTSINGER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumer spending surged in April by the largest amount in more than six years, led by a big jump in purchases of autos and other durable goods. Consumer spending rose 1 percent last month... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
U.S. home prices rise in March as spring buying season beginsCHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices
U.S. home prices rise in March as spring buying season begins
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices kept climbing in March as the spring home buying season began, but so far the higher costs haven't thwarted sales. The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
U.S. economic growth in 1st quarter revised up to 0.8 percent rateMARTIN CRUTSINGER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy's sl
U.S. economic growth in 1st quarter revised up to 0.8 percent rate
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
MARTIN CRUTSINGER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy's slowdown in growth at the beginning of the year wasn't quite as bad as first thought, thanks to a bigger boost from housing and less drag from business investment and... Read more
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