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California natives outnumber immigrants

Apr 1, 2010
A study from the University of Southern California finds people born in California are again the majority in a state famous as a beacon for foreign...
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Planned job cuts rise in March

Apr 1, 2010
Overall job cuts may be down from last year, but the number of planned job cuts rose in March than the previous month. Employers announced 67,611...

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Attack of the shrimp (prices)

This issue has been going on for some time, actually. Anyone in the restaurant business feels this pain. More than a year ago the price for our...

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Attack of the shrimp (prices)

 If you’re a shrimp lover you may be wondering why you’re paying more for your favorite shrimp cocktail or Pad Thai. It’s actually a bacterial...

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Real estate flippers are back!

I'm glad to see others have commented about the thoughtless reference to a pit bull. The Maryland legislature recently passed and Governor O...

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When the coal layoffs trickle down

My great grandfather started in the coal mines of Southwestern Virginia in 1936 during a time when logging companies such as W.M. Ritter were...