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‘A wage increase would mean a world of difference’
Tyree Johnson and Amie Crawford are fast food workers who makes just about minimum wage. They say their hours and schedules are erratic and don’t cover basics such as food and rent.
There has been much complaining as prices continue to climb. Click here to see the slideshow.
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Unemployment by the numbers
A look at the U.S. jobless data by state, by county, by sector and by yearly trend.
Cartoons: Bernanke's reign
Click to view political cartoons featuring U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke.
Historic bear markets
The 2007-09 stock slide joins our list of notable bear markets of the past century.
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