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ATLANTA (AP) — The video game Jacob Asofsky is creating is simple: "Someone who is trying to take over the world and you try to stop them." The 12-year-old from Florida is spending two weeks at a...
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2014/04/20 01:25
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Every Friday, Cynthia Caddoo loads a cooler full of food in the back seat of her gray Chevrolet Prizm and sets out on a 50-mile round trip on the back roads of northwestern Lehigh County. Along the...
2014/04/20 01:05
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WASHINGTON — Some low-paid workers won’t benefit even if a long-shot Democratic proposal to raise the federal minimum wage becomes law. More than a dozen categories of jobs are exempt from the...
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The Twilight Room Annex will close for good tonight, owner Chris Penner said, after his bank accounts were seized in connection with a Bureau of Labor and Industries judgment. The bureau ordered...
2014/04/19 23:16
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Legal experts say the school system could be responsible for the workers' back pay — possibly hundreds of thousands of dollars — because it failed to include a required federal wage clause in the...
2014/04/19 19:30
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The National Retail Federation estimates that the average American celebrating Easter will spend about $137 on candy, food, gifts and clothes. That's actually a bit lower than last year, when revelers...
2014/04/19 18:13
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CHICAGO — Record-high prices for U.S. beef burgers and pork chops are helping to make 2014 the most profitable year ever for chicken producers. Americans are buying more chicken as a cheaper...
2014/04/19 17:19
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Milk prices hit their highest prices since 2011, and recent price spikes might remain on grocery bills for a long time. The severe drought is increasing costs for California dairy farmers and has...
2014/04/19 16:30
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CareerCast is out with their annual ranking of the 10 best and 10 worst jobs for 2014, and let's just say that math and science guys everywhere are about to high-five. Nine out of 10 of the best jobs...
2014/04/19 11:30
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The U.S. population rose by just 0.72% in 2013, the lowest growth rate in more than 70 years. Not only has the country become less-attractive to immigrants than in years past, with net immigration...
2014/04/19 04:29
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RALEIGH — North Carolina showed the country’s second-largest increase in employment in March, when 19,400 jobs were added and the jobless rate fell to 6.3 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics...
2014/04/19 04:06
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Two former Chattanooga Volkswagen plant employees said Friday that working with a union could benefit current workers by bettering health and safety conditions at the factory. The former assembly...
2014/04/19 03:22
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Despite signs of improvement in Rhode Island’s economy, the state’s unemployment rate remained the worst in the country in March, for the sixth month in a row, according to data released Friday by the...
2014/04/19 02:33
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Unemployment rates held steady last month throughout Los Angeles County, the Inland Empire and California, but all three regions saw jobs gains, according to a report released Friday. Los Angeles...
2014/04/19 01:34
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Two Portland-area contractors with a history of flouting labor laws now must pay $65,000 in penalties to workers, including more than $7,100 to their own father, to settle a long-running state...
2014/04/19 01:32
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Dr. Cheryl B. Schrader, chancellor of Missouri University of Science and Technology, will discuss the importance of STEM education (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) during a forum to...
2014/04/19 01:01
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When her husband was suffering from pancreatic cancer, Susan Strumer could see the impact a simple bouquet or a walk to get ice cream had on his outlook. "I saw that it made such a difference -- the...
2014/04/18 23:56
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Democratic strategists have made a blunt declaration in an election-year memo, according to AP, "Don't talk about the economic recovery. It's a political loser." Stan Greenberg, James Carville and...
2014/04/18 23:32
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If you want to land one of the best jobs of the year, you may need to brush up on your math skills. The top jobs of 2014 include mathematician, statistician and actuary, according to the 26th annual...
2014/04/18 22:54
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If you've been to the grocery store this week to pick up a few things for Easter weekend. you've probably noticed a hike in the price of some News 8's Brittany Schmidt is here now to explain...
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