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Job seekers talk with Target Corp. employees during a hiring event at a new store in San Francisco, California.

Photograph by David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Job seekers talk with Target Corp. employees during a hiring event at a new store in San Francisco, California.

Bloomberg by the Numbers: 7.2%

That’s how much higher the July unemployment rate was for people with less than a high school diploma than for people who have at least a bachelor’s degree. The jobless rate was 11 percent last month for those lacking a...

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The International Space Station (ISS) over Miami, taken from the Space Shuttle Endeavour.

Photograph by Commander DomInic Gorie/NASA

The International Space Station (ISS) over Miami, taken from the Space Shuttle Endeavour.

NASA: May the Best Kids’ Code Win

NASA plans to upload code developed by teens to control bowling ball-sized satellites aboard the International Space Station. The off-the-wall experiment tomorrow is part of a contest sponsored by the elite Pentagon research unit known as the Defense Advanced Research...

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Samantha Pawlucy accused her geometry teacher of mocking her for wearing a Romney-Ryan campaign T-shirt.

Source: mittromney.com

Samantha Pawlucy accused her geometry teacher of mocking her for wearing a Romney-Ryan campaign T-shirt.

Romney Calls High-Schooler Harrassed for Campaign T-Shirt

Mitt Romney called Samantha Pawlucy’s home yesterday, reaching out to the Philadelphia high school student who made headlines last week when she accused her geometry teacher of mocking her for wearing a Romney-Ryan campaign T-shirt. The Republican presidential candidate spoke...

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