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Cars and trucks drive on the main highway with the buildings of the banking district in background in Frankfurt, Germany, Monday, Sept. 14, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
(AP Photo/Michael Probst)
AP News
September 16, 2020 - 9:50 am
The global economy is not doing as bad as previously expected.
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2020, file photo help wanted signs for servers and cooks at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort and Spa are displayed along route 40 at the entrance to the resort in Farmington, Pa.
(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
AP News
September 10, 2020 - 1:19 pm
US layoffs remain elevated as job market's gains weaken
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A man wearing a face mask walks past a bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index in Hong Kong, Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
(AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
AP News
September 08, 2020 - 11:43 am
Big tech stocks are continuing sharp declines and are dragging Wall Street toward a third straight loss on Tuesday.
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FILE - In this Sept. 2, 2020, file photo, a help wanted sign hangs on the door of a Target store in Uniontown, Pa. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
AP News
September 04, 2020 - 9:20 am
The U.S. unemployment rate fell sharply in August to 8.4% from 10.2% even as hiring slowed.
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In this April 30 ,2020 file photo, a barber shop shows closed and hiring sign during the COVID-19 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)
(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)
AP News
August 27, 2020 - 4:51 pm
As virus rages, US economy struggles to sustain a recovery
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FILE - In this April 30 ,2020 file photo, a barber shop shows closed and hiring sign during the COVID-19 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)
(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)
AP News
August 27, 2020 - 9:34 am
Just over 1 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week.
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FILE - This Monday, April 27, 2020, file photo shows a sale pending sign on a home in Mount Lebanon, Pa.
(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
AP News
August 21, 2020 - 1:25 pm
Low rates and heavy buyer demand send US home sales surging
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FILE - This Wednesday, July 15, 2020 file photo shows rolls of coins in a container at a market in Nanticoke, Pa.  (Sean McKeag/The Citizens' Voice via AP)
(Sean McKeag/The Citizens' Voice via AP)
WRVA News
August 18, 2020 - 11:48 am
By SARAH SKIDMORE SELL AP Personal Finance Writer A convenience store chain is offering a free beverage or sandwich in exchange for them. A laundromat owner drove 4 hours across state lines to get $8,000 worth. A young girl in Illinois wrote the tooth fairy saying she’ll gladly take dollars as a...
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Megan Foster poses for a picture on the campus of the University of North Carolina-Charlotte on Saturday, Aug. 1, 2020, in Charlotte, N.C.  (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
(AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
WRVA News
August 11, 2020 - 11:47 am
By BEN FINLEY Associated Press Sara Buie lined up a summer lifeguard job to help pay for a new laptop, textbooks and a backpack for her freshman year at Virginia’s James Madison University. But the coronavirus pandemic closed her community pool. She tried offering online tutoring to middle school...
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In this Feb. 24, 2019 file photo, model Arizona Muse, left, is flanked by designer and Officina del Poggio owner Allison Hoeltzel Savini in Milan, Italy. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, file)
(AP Photo/Luca Bruno, file)
AP News
August 11, 2020 - 10:28 am
Virus Surge Makes US Weak Link in Global Economic Recovery
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