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Zimmerman Verdict Feels Personal For Some In Service Sorority

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Michelle Holshue racked up $140,000 in student loan debt while training to become a public health nurse. She's living her dream of helping others, she says, but never expected it "to be so hard." Emily Bogle/NPR hide caption

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Buried In Debt, Young People Find Dreams Elusive

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As the millennial generation enters the workforce, employers report that parents are taking an increasingly active role advocating on behalf of their children. Images Bazaar/Getty Images hide caption

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Helicopter Parents Hover In The Workplace

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This office chair was custom-built by a company called ErgoGenesis for a client who exceeded the 600-pound limit of its other chairs. It cost $1,800.

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Workplaces Feel The Impact of Obesity

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Despite New Law, Gender Salary Gap Persists

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Patient Interpreters Save Money, But Who Pays?

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U.S. Economy Discourages Foreign Day Laborers

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Senate Delays Vote on Immigration Bill

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Former Workers File Suit Over Illegal Hiring

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Immigration Issue Appears to Stall in Streets, Congress

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Rallies Press Immigrants to Register for Vote

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Bush Immigration Initiatives Earn Mixed Review

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1965 Immigration Law Changed Face of America

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