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Weak Economy

Neediest Hit Hardest By State Budget Cuts

Washington Post | Keith B. Richburg, Ashley Surdin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In California's San Fernando Valley, Everardo Orozco, 53, who has AIDS, exhausted his medical benefits and can no longer afford the drugs that are kee...

Want To Save Money? Don't Eat Out

New York Times | PHYLLIS KORKKI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

When the economy is falling down all around you, it is only natural to want to protect yourself with some austerity measures. Thoughts of walking that...

Veterans Can't Find Work

Los Angeles Times | TIffany Hsu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Aboard the retired cruise ship Queen Mary -- a World War II veteran redeployed as a tourist attraction -- former members of the armed services Thursda...

Exxon Skimps On Oil Production To Boost Profits

BusinessWeek Via MSN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Reports of slackening demand sent oil down another 2.5% on Thursday to $101.84 per barrel. Crude prices have declined 7.6% since the beginning of the ...

Bad Times At Best Buy

Forbes | Ruthie Ackerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Best Buy seems like it should be the best-equipped electronics retailer to handle a difficult economic environment. The well-regarded company has the ...