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High Tech Takes Hard Hits

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As the economy continues to fumble, once infallible high tech firms are also proving they are affected by the market. This week Microsoft and Intel…read more

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When Is This Recession Going to End?

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Next month, next year, next decade? Americans are anxiously asking when the economic downturn with its job losses and bad news is going to end.…read more

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Economists Explain How They Missed Warnings

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Some of the nation’s brightest economists failed to predict the foreclosure crisis and economic recession that followed. In this video, Economics Correspondent Paul Solman attends…read more

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Students Get a Leg Up at Year Up

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In our troubled economy one program is giving students new hope: Year Up, a year long training program for so called “disconnected youth”. Begun in…read more

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Entrepreneur Helps Hungry in Haiti

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Richard Proudfit’s humanitarian organization, Kids Against Hunger will deliver 40 million meals to children in countries all over the world this year and next year…read more

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