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Job seeker Staci Sudduth, left, talks to job recruiters Cameron Quin, center, and Jay Kington, right, at a Hiring Fair For Veterans in Fort Lauderdale July 16. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)
Job seeker Staci Sudduth, left, talks to job recruiters Cameron Quin, center, and Jay Kington, right, at a Hiring Fair For Veterans in Fort Lauderdale July 16. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)
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Survey: US companies add 218,000 jobs in July

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A private survey shows that businesses hired at a healthy pace in July, though the job gains slowed from the previous month.

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New Jersey’s state economist leaving in August

New Jersey's chief economist is leaving his job next month to take a position as a resident scholar at Ramapo College.

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Is it possible to switch to a four-day work week? [Poll]

The weekend seems to fly by, and employees often find themselves wishing for one more day off. Studies are finding that having more time off from work can increase productivity in workers.

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President Barack Obama greets a small child on the sidewalk outside of Matt's Bar in Minneapolis, Thursday, June 26, 2014,  after having lunch with Rebekah Erler.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
President Barack Obama greets a small child on the sidewalk outside of Matt's Bar in Minneapolis, Thursday, June 26, 2014, after having lunch with Rebekah Erler. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
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Obama pitches economic priorities in Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- President Barack Obama says Republican obstructionism in Congress is keeping intact a system that is "rigged" against average people who are trying to do the right thing.

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Climate change vs. economy [AUDIO]

We all know climate change can have an immediate impact on the environment, but New Jersey's economic future is at stake as well, according to a national study led by a Rutgers scientist.

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Yellen: US economy still needs help from Fed

The U.S. economy still isn't healthy enough to grow at a consistently strong pace without the Federal Reserve's help.

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When Economic Stress Leads to Suicide [AUDIO]

A new study finds thousands of Americans and Europeans took their own lives during the Great Recession - between 2007 and 2010 - after experiencing job loss, or a drop in the value of their homes or stock portfolios.

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Yellen: Interest Rates Low, Economy Weak [AUDIO]

Speaking to a Joint Economic Committee of Congress on Wednesday, Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen said the U.S. economy is improving, but areas like hiring and housing are still lagging.

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America’s ‘Wealthy Hand-to-Mouth’ Residents [AUDIO]

Millions of middle class American families are living paycheck to paycheck, according to an economic study from the Brookings Institution.

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Shaky Job Market Awaits College Grads [AUDIO]

The employment outlook will be a bit brighter for college graduates this year, if statistics keep moving in the same direction.

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