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U.S. Economy Threatened by Downturns Overseas

David Levy, the economist who predicted the Great Recession, says the U.S. is likely to fall into recession again next year because of downturns in other countries.

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After a change in a Michigan tax agreement, General Motors will add 1,750 jobs and invest $800 million. (file photo)

GM to Add 1,750 Jobs, Invest $800 Million in Michigan

General Motors plans to invest up to $800 million and hire up to 1,750 new workers in various Michigan locations after the state changed a tax credit agreement today. ...continue

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Introducing the Hispanic-Business 100

While the HispanicBusiness 500 index long proved to be a solid barometer of the Hispanic market in this country, tough economic times have pared the number of companies that qualify for the index. We now introduce the HispanicBusiness 100.

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Congress Leaving Town as Deadlines Loom

With just two weeks before lawmakers' August break, progress is mixed on must-pass items such as a highway bill and action on the humanitarian crisis at the Mexico border.

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N.D. Pipeline Leak Could Take Years to Clean Up

The site where an underground pipeline leaked 1 million gallons of saltwater into the North Dakota badlands earlier this month was one of the largest oil field spills in state history. Facebook Linkedin Twitter RSS Feed Email Alerts & Newsletters