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In this Feb. 9, 2021, file photo, a passer-by walks past an employment hiring sign while entering a Target store location in Westwood, Mass.  (Steven SenneSTF)

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New jobless claims down

WASHINGTON – The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell sharply last week in a sign that layoffs may have eased,...

February 26, 2021 1:00 am


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Best Buy lays off 5,000 workers

NEW YORK – Best Buy said Thursday that it laid off 5,000 full-time store workers this month, even as the company's sales soared...

February 26, 2021 1:00 am

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Biden boosts supply chain

February 25, 2021 1:00 am

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Barbara Moran, Engage Life Director at Atria Cranford, helps resident Paula Mont shop on Amazon in Cranford, N.J. (HONS)

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In pandemic, seniors shopping online more

February 25, 2021 1:00 am

Business

Brunswick to add 50 more at local plant

Brunswick Corp. is hiring for 50 new positions at its Fort Wayne manufacturing plant, a continuation of the 55-worker hiring spree...

February 25, 2021 1:00 am

Earns Durable Goods This Oct. 29, 2020 file photo, a passer-by walks past stoves on display at a Home Depot location, in Boston. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File) (Steven Senne
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Orders for U.S. durable goods climb 3.4% in January

February 25, 2021 4:40 pm