WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. employers stepped up hiring in February despite a blast of harsh winter weather, renewing hopes that the economy could accelerate this year.
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Evidence suggests many investors have blocked out those fearful times. Five years after the S&P 500 hit its lowest point during the financial crisis, investors are pouring money into stocks.
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The Oklahoma Oil and Gas Association and the Consumer Energy Alliance submitted 5,839 public comments from Oklahomans in support of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline Friday, the deadline for public comments in the latest review of the project.