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US job growth eases but tops 200K for a sixth month
UPDATE: UPDATE: A sixth straight month of solid 200,000-plus job growth in July reinforced growing evidence that the U.S. economy is accelerating after five years of sluggish expansion.
August 01, 2014 04:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Beazer Homes USA 3rd-quarter loss widens
Beazer Homes USA Inc.'s fiscal third quarter loss widened, stung by a loss on debt extinguishment.
July 31, 2014 11:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Southern Co. 2Q profit more than doubles
Southern Co. on Wednesday reported earnings that more than doubled in its second quarter, and topped analysts' expectations.
July 30, 2014 11:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Six Flags hosting 'Fright Fest' recruitment event
Six Flags Over Georgia is looking to hire hundreds of workers to staff the park's annual Halloween event.
July 28, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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UGA using stockmen to tend cattle herd
If you don't think they're serious about sustainability out at the University of Georgia's J. Phil Campbell Sr. Research and Education Center in Oconee County, then you haven't seen the revolutiona...
August 01, 2014 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Target taps outsider as CEO for needed shakeup
UPDATE: Target is bringing in an outsider as its CEO for the first time as the retailer fights to redefine itself to American shoppers.
July 31, 2014 04:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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A more vigorous US economy appears to be emerging
UPDATE: The U.S. economy has rebounded with vigor from a grim start to 2014 and should show renewed strength into next year.
July 30, 2014 02:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Study: 35 percent in US facing debt collectors
More than 35 percent of Americans have debts and unpaid bills that have been reported to collection agencies, according to a study released Tuesday by the Urban Institute.
July 29, 2014 10:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPS 2Q profit drops, lowers outlook on spending
UPS lowered its outlook for the year as it announced plans to spend more on technology and other enhancements to improve service during peak season.
July 29, 2014 09:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kellogg Co. announces plan to close Georgia plant
A food manufacturing company has announced plans to close a plant in western Georgia by the end of next year.
July 28, 2014 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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