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Battle Over Michigan's New Swine Rules Goes Hog Wild
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Bernanke Supports Stimulus But Stays Quiet On Plans
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A man fills his gas tank Wednesday in Lyndhurst, Ohio. Gas prices surged as Isaac approached, but are expected to ease after Labor Day. Tony Dejak/AP hide caption

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Inside America's Most Indebted City
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Norwalk, Ct., Schools Avert Budget Crisis
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GOP Delegates Say Romney Must Focus On Economy
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Rep. Paul Ryan, the GOP vice presidential nominee, became a speech writer for the conservative Republican politician Jack Kemp after graduating from college in 1992. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Drought has taken a toll on corn this year, and as a result, a growing number of ethanol plants have closed. Saul Loeb /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Drought, Should Corn Be Food Or Fuel?
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What's Next? China's Fast-Growing Economy Slows
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Helping Recent Vets Find Meaning In New Jobs
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How Has The Economy Changed Since 2008 Elections?
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