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May Car Sales Return To Pre-Recession Levels

Good weather and a strong Memorial Day weekend helped car buyers ignore reports of recalls, pushing car and truck sales up more than ten percent in May.

06/04/2014

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CDC: US Births Up For First Time In 5 Years, Improved Economy Cited

The baby recession may be at an end: After a five-year span in which the number of children born in the United States dropped each year, 2013 saw a minute increase.

05/29/2014

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Economist Says Shutdown Perilous For N.M., May Cause Another State Recession

Heavily reliant on federal spending, New Mexico could be thrust into another recession if the partial government shutdown lasts for weeks, a University of New Mexico economist said.

10/03/2013

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Sandoval: Washington Could Learn From GOP Govs

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval said Saturday President Barack Obama and Congress should learn from him and other Republican governors who have put aside partisanship to work with Democratic lawmakers to grow their economies through spending cuts and business tax exemptions.

09/21/2013

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Nevada Jobless Rate Falls To 9.5 Percent In May

Nevada’s unemployment rate has dropped to 9.5 percent in May, the lowest it’s been since 2008.

06/21/2013

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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

City of North Las Vegas

In Nevada’s Recession Apex, Cash Woes Abound

The alarming billboards appeared overnight on the street corners and empty lots of North Las Vegas, the hardest recession-hit city in the hardest-hit state in the nation.

08/17/2011

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Report: Las Vegas On The Rebound

LAS VEGAS (CBS) – After four years of recession, Southern Nevada’s economy is on track for improvement.

CBS Las Vegas–06/30/2011

Valley's Homeless Count Expected To Increase

Later this week, volunteers will spend the early morning hours across the Las Vegas Valley to count how many homeless people are on the streets.

01/25/2011

Was Washington's Response To The Recession Accurate?

  How should have the leaders in Washington responded to the economic meltdown? What will President Obama address in his State of The Union address tomorrow?

01/24/2011

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