Chris Arnold NPR correspondent Chris Arnold is based in Boston. His reports are heard regularly on NPR's award-winning newsmagazines Morning Edition, All Things Considered and Weekend Edition.

Trader Peter Tuchman reacts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on March 13. That same day, the Dow Jones industrial average had its highest close since 2007. Richard Drew/AP hide caption

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The Market's Finally Looking Up: Will It Last?

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Housing Stalls Election-Year Economic Growth

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Apple's store in New York City's Grand Central station employs about 315 people. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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How Many U.S. Jobs Does Apple Really Create?

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Bank Settlement Could Spur More Foreclosures

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A counselor (right) talks with a man about training programs at a nonprofit training and job placement center in Menlo Park, Calif. Seventy percent of the long-term unemployed and underemployed would like the government to offer more job training services, an NPR/Kaiser Family Foundation poll found. Paul Sakuma/AP hide caption

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Changes In The Economy Leave Workers Scrambling

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As Governor, Romney Balanced Budget By Hiking Fees

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Triple-A: Are Any Assets Truly Risk-Free These Days?

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Lower Unemployment May Paint Incomplete Picture

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Wharton Professor Cautions FHA May Need A Bailout

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Attorney Gary Klein in Boston is suing the largest U.S. banks on behalf of thousands of homeowners whom he says the banks wrongfully pushed into foreclosure. Chris Arnold/NPR hide caption

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After Banks' Mistakes, Homeowners Pick Up Pieces

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Trucking Gives Reason For Economic Optimism

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Occupy Boston protesters congregate across the street from the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston.

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Frustration Over Jobs Unites 'Occupiers' In Boston

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A truck stop near Hesperia, Calif. To address a shortage of truck drivers resulting from a mismatch of skills in the labor market, some trucking companies have started free driving schools with the promise of a job upon completion.

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A Labor Mismatch Means Trucking Jobs Go Unfilled

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SawStop, a table saw safety tool, senses an electrical current in skin and triggers a brake when a finger comes into contact with the blade. Courtesy of SawStop hide caption

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Regulators Consider Safety Brakes For Table Saws

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