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Initial Unemployment Claims Decline

WASHINGTON (CBSMiami) – The number of Americans applying for jobless benefits dropped to the lowest level the economy has seen since October 2007, before the Great Recession. Overall, the number of people who applied for […]

CBS Miami–08/15/2013

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Economists Predict Growth For FL

The economy is expected to grow steadily over the next three years in Florida.

08/09/2013

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FL Supreme Court Signs Off On Plan To Eliminate Judges In Foreclosure Cases

The Florida Supreme Court changed the way the state deals with foreclosure cases clogging up courtrooms Thursday.

CBS4–05/09/2013

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Full-Time Jobs Elusive As Unemployment Drops To 7.7 Percent

The latest jobs numbers gives hope to workers, employers, and the government that the Great Recession and jobs crisis may be slowly starting to retreat permanently.

CBS4–03/08/2013

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Area Workers Finally Making What They Did In 2007

South Florida workers are finally making the same amount of money as they did in 2007, a PayScale Index report indicated.

01/10/2013

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Florida Tops Nation In Foreclosures In Sept.

Foreclosures have crippled the South Florida home market since the Great Recession hit and while the rest of the nation has started to show improvement, Florida continues to struggle to recover from the worst economic collapse since the Great Depression.

CBS Miami–10/11/2012

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Shrinking Inheritances Blamed On Bad Economy

It looks like an inheritance is the going to be the latest casualty of the Great Recession. CBS4′s Chief Consumer Investigator Al Sunshine explains why.

CBS4–09/21/2012

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Opinion: Auto And Bank Bailouts Prove Effective

On Monday, the Treasury Department sold 553,846,153 shares in AIG on Monday, turning an $18 billion profit on the $32.50 a share price.

09/11/2012

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Moody’s Threatens U.S. Credit Rating

While candidates from both parties continue to campaign, a looming fiscal cliff is set to possibly cripple the economy starting January 1. The fiscal cliff, along with the paralysis in Congress, has led Moody’s Credit Agency to warn of another downgrade to the U.S. credit rating.

CBS Miami–09/11/2012

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Late Mortgage Payments Hit 3-Year Low

South Florida’s role in the housing crisis has been well documented, but there finally may be some good news rolling in for homeowners.

CBS Miami–08/08/2012

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