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Nevada jobless rate remains 8.5 percent in March
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Nevada's jobless rate held steady in March at 8.5 percent, the same as the month before, the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Friday.
Utah jobless rate up slightly at 4.1 percent  Deseret News
Idaho's unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent in March  The Republic
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Houston unemployment rate dips to 5.2 percent
The Houston-area unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent in March, the Texas Workforce Commission reported Friday. The rate, which is not seasonally adjusted, was 5.7 percent in February.
Texas Unemployment Rate Falls to 5.5 Percent in March  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Texas jobless rate falls to 5.5 percent in March  Fort Worth Star Telegram
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GM scores important legal victory in 'park-it' lawsuit in Texas
General Motors may be losing the public relations battle in its recall of defective cars, but the company scored a much-needed victory Thursday in its escalating legal war.
Judge: GM doesn't need to order customers to park recalled vehicles  The Detroit News
US judge: GM doesn't have to order customers to park recalled cars  Tire Business
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Earnings season starts rough for health insurers
Health insurers that easily outpaced the broader market in trading last year nosedived this week after UnitedHealth released shaky first-quarter earnings.
UnitedHealth reports mixed bag in Q1  Healthcare Finance News
Health Law Bellwether, UnitedHealth Posts Lower Profit  New York Times
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Funding for startups soar 57%, highest since 2001
NEW YORK (AP) - Funding for U.S. startup companies jumped 57% in the first quarter to a level not seen since 2001, as venture capitalists piled more money into a growing number of deals, according to a report due out Friday.
MoneyTree Reports $35.6M in MI Venture-Backed Deals Last Quarter  Xconomy
$37.6M invested in 14 Michigan companies so far in 2014  Crain's Detroit Business
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Italian Bank Increases Planned Share Sale to $6.9 Billion
The headquarters of Monte dei Paschi di Siena, Italy's third-largest bank, in Stefano Rellandini/ReutersThe headquarters of Monte dei Paschi di Siena, Italy's third-largest bank, in Milan.
Italian lender backs 5b euro share sale  Channel News Asia
UPDATE 1-Monte Paschi approves plan to increase cash call to 5 bln euros  Reuters
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Teen accused of peeing in Oregon reservoir says water isn't tainted
Dallas Swonger, 18, told an online news magazine that he unzipped next to the Portland reservoir, but his pee never reached over the wall.
Portland Teenager, Dallas Swonger, Denies Urinating In Reservoir  Headlines & Global News
Portland Will Drain 38 Million-Gallon Reservoir After Teen Urinates in it  Emergency Management
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The Bulls Aren't Pinned
Last year was superlative for investors as the S&P 500 finished the year up by nearly 30 percent, the Dow jumped 26.5 percent and the technology heavy Nasdaq skyrocketed by 38.3 percent.
Why the Dow Jones Industrial Average Is Useless  Motley Fool
S&P 500 closes higher for 4th day; Dow drops  USA TODAY
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LinkedIn Hits 300M Members Thanks to Mobile
LinkedIn didn't say how many users are active, but 300 million is up from 277 million earlier this year. 0shares. Get Organized: 5 Tips for Getting the Most from LinkedIn.
LinkedIn tops 300 million members  USA TODAY
LinkedIn surpasses 300 million users, wants 3.3 billion  ZDNet
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Seven economic charts of the week that you really should see
The country's gauge of wholesale prices for March rose 5.7% on increasing food prices. But observers still think that the Reserve Bank won't need to hike rates just yet.
Pound Strengthens to Four-Year High After Yellen; Gilts Decline  Bloomberg
FOREX-Dollar slips on Yellen's dovish stance, pound hits 4-1/2-year high  Reuters
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