Charities Emerge from Recession with Record Donations
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Charities Emerge from Recession with Record Donations

DONNA GORDON BLANKINSHIP, Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) — Charitable giving in the United States has…

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For Many American States, It’s Like the Recession Never Ended
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For Many American States, It’s Like the Recession Never Ended

  (Bloomberg) – Six years after the recession ended, many U.S. states are hard pressed…

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Nomura Misled Fannie, Freddie on Mortgage Bonds, U.S. Judge Finds
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Nomura Misled Fannie, Freddie on Mortgage Bonds, U.S. Judge Finds

Nate Raymond and Jonathan Stempel, REUTERS   NEW YORK (Reuters) — A U.S. judge on…

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Foreclosure to Home Free, as 5-Year Clock Expires
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Foreclosure to Home Free, as 5-Year Clock Expires

Michael Corkery, THE NEW YORK TIMES MIAMI (The New York Times)—In September, Susan Rodolfi celebrated…

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U.S. Recovering from Bush’s Failed Policies
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U.S. Recovering from Bush’s Failed Policies

By Wellington Webb NNPA Guest Columnist   I served as Mayor of Denver from 1991…

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Business Deaths Are Hampering Job Growth
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Business Deaths Are Hampering Job Growth

  (Gallup) – Small businesses and startups are the crux of economic growth in the…

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CBO: Deficit to Shrink to Lowest Level of Obama Presidency
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CBO: Deficit to Shrink to Lowest Level of Obama Presidency

STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Solid economic growth will help the federal budget…

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A Wealth of Unfair Criticism for Obama
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A Wealth of Unfair Criticism for Obama

By Bill Fletcher, Jr. NNPA Columnist   I had an interesting, though brief, discussion with…

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U.S. Existing Home Sales Hit Six-Month Low, Inventories Low
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U.S. Existing Home Sales Hit Six-Month Low, Inventories Low

Lucia Mutikani, REUTERS   (Reuters)—U.S. home resales tumbled to a six-month low in November after…

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White People Have 13 Dollars for Every Dollar Held by Black Americans
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White People Have 13 Dollars for Every Dollar Held by Black Americans

Michael A. Fletcher, THE WASHINGTON POST   (The Washington Post)—The Great Recession was hard on…

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