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Fed survey shows housing improvement

According to a survey done by the Federal Reserve, nearly all regions of the United States are reporting that stronger housing markets have helped boost economic growth since the middle of August.┬áThe Fed said growth improved in 10 of its … Continue reading

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Jobless claims flattens

The number of people filing for their first week of unemployment benefits was unchanged last week, following three straight weeks of increases, the government said Thursday.┬áThe Labor Department said 374,000 people filed first-time jobless claims in the week ended Aug. … Continue reading

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