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  • As US job market strengthens, many don't feel it f

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. unemployment rate has plunged since the start of last year to a five-year low of 6.1 percent. And the July jobs report bein ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • What’s a group selfie? An ‘usie’ of course

    NEW YORK (AP) — What do you call a group selfie? An usie, of course!As in “us.” Pronounced uss-ee, r ...
    July 30, 2014 - 10:32 am
  • Lonely Londoners looking to open up to strangers

    LONDON (AP) — It’s a typical urban routine: Sit on the subway, headphones in, fiddling with the smartphone to avoid eye contact with fellow passengers ...
    July 29, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Abuse suspect dead; two marshals, NY policeman hurt

    NEW YORK (AP) — A California man who skipped town after being accused of molesting a boy was killed and three law enforcement officers trying to arres ...
    July 29, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Worries about US consumers drag stocks lower

    NEW YORK (AP) — Investors got some bad news about the American shopper on Friday, driving down stocks and sending the Dow Jones industrial average to ...
    July 28, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • US companies increasingly fish for growth overseas

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Major U.S. companies are starting to reap their most rapid growth in fertile lands of opportunity far from home.
    July 28, 2014 - 11:06 am
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