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We Could All Use A Vacation Right Now; And Firms Are Staffing Up To Help

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 4:44am

Travel experts had been predicting that summer 2016 would bring out our desire to take vacations and have fun. The latest jobs report confirms it: Employers are hiring to help you enjoy the season.

U.S. Economy Adds 287,000 Jobs In June

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 3:34pm

Hiring bounced back in June, according to the Labor Department's monthly jobs report. Employers added 287,000 jobs last month. The unemployment rate went up a bit to 4.9 percent, but that was because more job seekers were drawn into the labor force.

Irish Economy Likely To Falter In Wake Of Brexit

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 3:34pm

The United Kingdom's vote to leave the European Union is expected to hit the Irish economy hard. Ireland has a close trading relationship with the UK and relies heavily on British tourism.

Bodybuilders Beef Over A Workout Supplement — And A Stanford Patent

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 3:34pm

Two bodybuilders go at it in a legal battle that reveals how university patents for federally funded research can end up in unexpected places.




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