Job seekers fill out applications at a job fair in the Queens borough of New York City earlier this month. Economists say jobs in the middle — in sales, administration and assembly, for example — are being squeezed. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Help Wanted. But Not For Mid-Level Jobs

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Domingo Williams, a participant in the Sasha Bruce Youthwork program, gathers wood to help rebuild a gutted house in the Southeast neighborhood of Washington, D.C. Emily Bogle/NPR hide caption

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Teaching Teens To Build Hammers Home A Message

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Those who've tried it say fake chicken salad looks and tastes like the real thing. Yuki Noguchi/NPR hide caption

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Betting Better Fake Chicken Meat Will Be As Good As The Real Thing

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Majority Of Shareholders Still Support JPMorgan

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Shareholders Press JPMorgan Over Risk-Taking

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Resignations Begin At JPMorgan After $2 Billion Loss

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Post Office Reports Another Quarter Of Losses

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A foreclosed home in Los Angeles. More than 4 million homeowners nationwide are eligible for an independent review of their foreclosure process, but only a small percentage have applied to the program. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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Foreclosure Review Is Free, But Few Borrowers Apply

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Bank of America is offering to reduce an average $150,000 in principal for borrowers who qualify, a bank official says. Chuck Burton/AP hide caption

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Bank Of America Offers To Cut Mortgage Principal

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Jobs Report: More Are Dropping Out Of Workforce

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As Portfolios Recover, More Workers Retire At 65

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A sign stands in front of a bank-owned home in Las Vegas. Housing counselors say the $25 billion mortgage settlement between major banks and the states has yet to make an impact in communities around the U.S. Jae C. Hong/AP hide caption

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For Some, 'Frustration' Over Mortgage Settlement

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Federal Reserve Delays Enforcement of Volcker Rule

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Generic Drug Industry Wins Patent Court Case

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