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Miss. jobless rate rises in March as payrolls fall
JACKSON - Mississippi's unemployment rate rose to 7.6 percent in March as more people entered the labor force than could find jobs.
County unemployment rate at 5.2 percent  St. Augustine Record
Unemployment ticks up in March  The Turlock Journal
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Stocks end higher as earnings pour in; market closed Friday
Stocks end higher as earnings pour in; market closed Friday. Corporate earnings pushed U.S. stocks mostly higher on Thursday, but it wasn't an easy ride up.
The Bulls Aren't Pinned  Investing Daily
US stock market edges higher as earnings pour in  Boston Globe
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Software developers lead startups' $9.5B 1Q take
Airbnb was one of the top beneficiaries of venture capitalists this quarter, snagging $200 million. Photo: Getty Images. MORE ON: Startups · Oculus founder, just 21, 'never imagined' $2B Facebook deal · Airbnb in talks to raise valuation to $10B despite orgy ...
MoneyTree Report: Venture capital investments up for the quarter; deal ...  Pensions & Investments
Startup funding in 1Q soars to levels not seen since 2001  Dallas Morning News
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China's home price growth decelerates
BEIJING - Home prices in major Chinese cities grew at a slower pace in March, with fewer cities reporting month on month price gains, authorities said Friday.
China new home prices rise slows to 7.7% yoy in March  Business Times (subscription)
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Yue Yuen raises welfare contributions for striking workers in Gaobu
Striking workers at the Gaobu factory hold a banner which reads "Give me back my social security [contributions], give me back my housing subsidy," April 14.
What China's Largest Strike Against a Private Company Means for Your Gadgets  Motherboard
Strike at Nike, Adidas China Supplier Halts Output  Bloomberg
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Rate drops during March
Wichita Falls' unemployment rate (not seasonally adjusted) fell from 5.5 percent in February to 5.0 percent in March, the Texas Workforce Commission reported.
Texas job growth slows in March  Dallas Morning News
NB-area jobless rates fall  Herald Zeitung
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Texas Judge Rules Two Million Recalled Cars Can Still Be Driven
GM Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra testifies during a House Energy and Commerce hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington April 1, 2014.
Judge denies suit seeking to force GM to ground recalled cars  World Socialist Web Site
Amid GM Recall, Judge Denies 'Park It Now' Alert  Courthouse News Service
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Yellen's big speech number two
Fed Chair Janet Yellen soothed some nerves, that's what. Yellen said on Wednesday, in just her second public speech after succeeding Ben Bernanke, that the Federal Reserve will keep its key interest rate near zero for however long it takes to meet the ...
'The Economy Is Often Not So Compliant'  The Weekly Standard (blog)
The Best Monetary Policy Is Strict Financial Regulation  Huffington Post
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California Officials Announce Enrollee Tally, Note Last-Minute Surge
Covered California, the state's online health insurance marketplace, signed up 200,000 people for coverage during the two-week deadline extension -- bringing the state's total to 1.4 million.
'Bumpy' California Enrollment Period Ends with Over 3 Million Health ...  Capital Public Radio News
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Soil pollution another alarm for China's development
BEIJING, April 18 -- Chinese people are helpless and accustomed to frequent severe smog, and this week they suffered another big blow when it comes to the environment they live in.
One-fifth of China's arable land polluted, says state report  TODAYonline
China says one-fifth of its farmland is polluted  Jamaica Observer
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