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Auto industry, seeing new life, is on hiring spree

July 6th, 2011 3:11 pm by Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) Volkswagen opened a plant in Tennessee last month with 2,000 workers. Honda is hiring 1,000 in Indiana to meet demand for its best-selling Civic. General Motors is looking for 2,500 in Detroit to build the Chevy Volt.

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Oil stays below $97 a barrel

July 6th, 2011 1:48 pm by Associated Press

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Stock market shrugs off weak service sector report

July 6th, 2011 1:34 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) Stocks are edging higher in afternoon trading Wednesday as investors shrug off a setback in the U.S. service sector.

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Gallup U.S. job creation index highest since Sept. 2008

July 6th, 2011 4:56 am by Dennis Jacobe, Chief Economist

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Ponzi scheme nets Nashville man 4 years in prison

July 6th, 2011 4:38 am by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) A former financial adviser has been sentenced in Nashville to four years in prison for mail and securities fraud.

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Stocks futures get a lift ahead of factory orders

July 5th, 2011 8:06 am by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) Stock futures are rising as investors anticipate economic data this week. The government is expected to report Tuesday that businesses increased their orders for manufactured goods in May.

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