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BY David Hungerford | | 7/24/08
The fight here to save Muhlenberg Hospital continues to intensify and broaden.
BY Adam Price | San Jose, CA | 7/15/08
Working people had less to celebrate over the holiday weekend as the number of jobs fell for the sixth month in a row in June.
BY David Hungerford | Trenton, NJ | 4/10/08
500 people traveled to Trenton, the state capital of New Jersey, April 5, to protest the threat to close Muhlenberg Hospital in Plainfield.
BY Adam Price | San Jose, CA | 3/24/08
On Friday, March 14, the fifth largest investment bank in the United States, Bear Stearns, failed.
BY Adam Price | San Jose, CA | 2/28/08
Feel like it is costing you an arm and a leg when you go food shopping?
BY Adam Price | San Jose, CA | 2/03/08
On Friday, Feb. 1, the U.S. Department of Labor reported that the economy lost 18,000 jobs in January, the first decline in more than four years.
BY Adam Price | San Jose, CA | 1/11/08
New economic data released in early January 2008 showed that the U.S. economy was on the edge of a recession in December. On Jan. 2, the Institute for Supply Management reported that the manufacturing sector shrank in December.
BY National Democratic Front of the Philippines | Philippines | 1/01/08
Prof. Jose Maria Sison, chief political consultant of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines, declared today his expectations of worse economic conditions in the Philippines in 2008.
BY Adam Price | San Jose, CA | 11/27/07
In October, soaring energy prices pushed the official Consumer Price Index 3.5% higher than the year before. At the same time the labor market is weaker, with the official unemployment rate at 4.7%, up slightly from the second quarter (April to June), while claims for unemployment benefits have continued to rise.
BY Adam Price | San Jose, CA | 9/25/07
On Sept. 18 the Federal Reserve cut two key short-term interest rates for bank loans by one-half a percentage point.
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