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Economy Hurts Young Adults Looking For Their First Job

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 4:00am

Youth unemployment is double the national rate. Renee Montagne talks to Roberto Angulo of AfterCollege Inc. and Courtney Hawkins of the Federation Employment & Guidance Service Bronx Youth Center.

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When Ikea Raises Its Minimum Wage, Where Does The Money Come From?

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:31am

Ikea plans to raise its minimum hourly wage to $10.76. Where will the money come from to pay for the raise?

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Picketing Truckers Raise Tensions At LA Port Amid Dockworker Talks

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 3:59pm

Some drivers are on strike at the ports of LA and Long Beach, and shipping companies are in negotiations with dockworkers over a new contract. Analysts say a full-blown strike would hurt the economy.

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A New Device Lets You Track Your Preschooler ... And Listen In

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 3:08pm

LG's KizON wristband lets you keep tabs on your child. But some experts say such devices send the wrong message about the world we live in. And the gadgets raise questions about kids' privacy rights.

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Eileen Ford, Creator Of The Supermodel, Dies At 92

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 2:14pm

As co-founder of the Ford Modeling agency, she was instrumental in promoting such superstars as Lauren Hutton and Christine Brinkley.

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Samsung Faces Allegation That A Chinese Supplier Used Child Labor

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 12:10pm

But the South Korean electronics company's own recent report on conditions at about 100 Chinese suppliers' factories found no child labor, though it did find other violations.

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