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Economists Say Inflation Is Tame; Consumers Aren't Buying It

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 6:02am

On paper, inflation has been low this year. But consumers buying food or fuel may disagree. Prices for beef, eggs, fresh fruit and many other foods are much higher than overall inflation.

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The Last Word In Business

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 4:00am

Steve Inskeep and Renee Montagne have the Last Word in business.

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World Cup Broadcasting Rights Pay Off For ESPN, Univision

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 4:00am

Renee Montagne talks to John Ourand of the Sports Business Journal about the business of watching the World Cup. It's been a boon for ESPN and Univision even with limited advertising during the games.

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FTC Sues Amazon Over In-App Purchases Made By Kids

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 4:00am

Amazon is facing charges by the Federal Trade Commission that it willingly allowed children to make millions of dollars in purchases inside apps without parental consent.

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Economy Hurts Young Adults Looking For Their First Job

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 4:00am

Youth unemployment is double the national rate. Renee Montagne talks to Roberto Angulo of AfterCollege Inc. and Courtney Hawkins of the Federation Employment & Guidance Service Bronx Youth Center.

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When Ikea Raises Its Minimum Wage, Where Does The Money Come From?

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:31am

Ikea plans to raise its minimum hourly wage to $10.76. Where will the money come from to pay for the raise?

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