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Job Fair Held In Midtown Manhattan
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What would full employment feel like?

Adriene Hill | Apr 4, 2014
The goal is always the same – so-called "full employment." But what is it?
NCAA UConn regional semifinal
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Buying bonds instead of Final Four tickets

David Gura | Apr 4, 2014
Bond buyers hoped their purchase might lead to good seats at this weekend's games.
Posted In: municipal bonds
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Pin the week on safety pins

Michelle Philippe | Apr 4, 2014
Marketplace Datebook for the week of April 7, 2014
Posted In: safety pins

Never mind Letterman. What about his band?

Mark Garrison | Apr 4, 2014
How late night bands are chosen, and what elevation to that esteemed slot can mean.
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When being cheap isn't worth it

Candace Manriquez | Apr 4, 2014
We all try to save a few bucks, but sometimes it's worth spending the extra money.
Posted In: cheap, frugal, saving money

Yes, the Hard Rock Cafe still exists

David Gura | Apr 4, 2014
Unlike other themed restaurants, Hard Rock Cafe found a new recipe for success.
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Ford's China conundrum: Big profits, bribery allegations

Rob Schmitz | Apr 4, 2014
More autoworkers are Chinese – assembling cars in China for sale to Chinese consumers.
Posted In: China, corruption, Ford

PODCAST: March jobs report

Stacey Vanek Smith | Apr 4, 2014
U.S. employers hired 192,000 people in March. And the company behind the food delivery app GrubHub gets ready for its IPO.
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Walking through the latest jobs numbers

Sabri Ben-Achour | Apr 4, 2014
Some good, some bad, some sad

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Millie Jefferson | Apr 4, 2014
Marketplace Datebook for April 4, 2014

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