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2011-05-19 14:55:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania's unemployment rate dropped to 7.5% in April as the state's economy created nearly 24,000 new jobs.

2011-05-04 09:00:00

NEW YORK, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Japan's economy will likely withstand the recent disasters, but it was extremely vulnerable before these events, and cyclical and structural economic forces could still make the recovery path uneven, The Conference Board reports in a new analysis released today.

2011-04-06 15:17:00

WASHINGTON, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rebuilding Together, the nation's leading nonprofit working to preserve affordable homeownership, and Safeway Inc. will rehabilitate homes and community centers in ten cities during the month of April.

2011-02-15 16:00:00

BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GLOBAL MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS -- Huawei, a leader in providing next generation telecommunications network solutions for operators around the world, and NII Holdings, Inc.

2011-01-19 23:44:56

The instability of large, complex societies is a predictable phenomenon, according to a new mathematical model that explores the emergence of early human societies via warfare.

2010-12-30 16:52:00

Survey findings indicate slim hiring in 2011 CHICAGO, Dec. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Though the economy continues to inch its way out of the depths of the Great Recession, its slow but steady rise remains insufficient to lift hiring levels at U.S.

2010-12-22 00:01:32

In 2010, they launched the wickedly funny & satirical web site http://www.RecessionWreaths.com. Now they're back with a hilarious sequel http://www.RecessionGiftBaskets.com.

2010-11-29 05:00:00

DALLAS, Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- More than a half million people worked in mortgage lending as of October 2005 -- the highest month on record. Five years later, fewer than half are left.

2010-10-29 06:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Charter Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHTR) today announced the appointment of Christopher L. Winfrey to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Beginning November 1, 2010, Mr.

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