Marketplace Index for Thursday, January 19, 2012
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It's seeming like the employment picture is finally improving in the U.S. After going the wrong way a week ago, the number of people signing up for unemployment benefits fell to its lowest level in more than 3 1/2 years. Fred Dickson from D.A. Davidson says banks are lending again allowing small businesses to get lines of credit and hire staff.
Pocatello, Idaho, has a new claim to fame: It may just have the slowest Internet connection in America