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This Bakery Offers A Second Chance For Women After Prison

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Some States Are Cutting Poor Dads A Deal On Unpaid Child Support

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Group Makes Character Key Part Of Reducing Baltimore Unemployment

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People wait to sign up for unemployment Sept. 3 at the Atlantic City Convention Center in Atlantic City, N.J., where thousands of workers at the closing Revel and Showboat casinos recently were laid off. Mel Evans/AP hide caption

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