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Public service in the US: Increasingly thankless, exhausting

Fitness & Health: STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. — He scurries through his apartment, downing a quick mug of coffee, brushing his…

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States push jobless from virus recession to return to work

Today News || STOWE, Vt. — Eduardo Rovetto is hoping the state of Vermont’s reinstated requirement that people who are…

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Asian shares rise on US rally, jobs data signaling low rates

Today News || Asian shares opened the week mostly higher, cheered by a rally on Wall Street as a grim…

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Job market for new grads: Much hiring but much competition

Today News || After a painful year of joblessness, the future has finally brightened for Alycia St. Germain, a 22-year-old…

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EXPLAINER: Did US hiring slow because of a ‘labor shortage’?

Today News || WASHINGTON — The anticipation for the U.S. jobs report for April, released Friday morning, was high. Most…

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Chamber of Commerce seeks end to enhanced US jobless aid

Today News || The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is calling for Washington to immediately stop paying out-of-work Americans an extra…

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Global stocks mixed amid tenuous hopes for pandemic recovery

Today News || Global shares are mixed on cautious optimism that upcoming company earnings reports will reflect a gradual recovery…

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Powell’s high-stakes bet: More jobs but only mild inflation

Today News || WASHINGTON — With employers hiring, consumers spending and companies raising some prices, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell…

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May Day protesters demand more job protections amid pandemic

Fitness & Health: PARIS — Workers and union leaders dusted off bullhorns and flags that had stayed furled during coronavirus…

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US wages and benefits jump as economy reopens

Today News || Wages and benefits grew quickly for U.S. workers in the first three months of the year, a…

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