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Picture of A robust job gain in January shows US economy’s durability

A robust job gain in January shows US economy’s durability

FILE- In this Jan. 3, 2019, file photo an employment sign hangs from a wooden fence on the property of a McDonald's restaurant in Atlantic Highlands, N.J. On Friday, Feb. 1, the U.S. government issues the January jobs report, which will reveal the latest unemployment rate and number of jobs U.S. employers added.

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Chefs and truck drivers beware: AI is coming for your jobs

FILE- This Aug. 8, 2018, file photo shows electronic menus at McDonald's flagship restaurant in Chicago. Robots aren’t replacing everyone, but a quarter of U.S. jobs will be severely disrupted as artificial intelligence accelerates the automation of today’s work, according to a new Brookings Institution report. The report published Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, says roughly 36 million Americans hold jobs with “high exposure” to automation, meaning about 70 percent of their work tasks could soon be performed by machines using current technology.

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Why Is Immigration Different from Trade?

The immigrants themselves benefit from higher wages, as well as greater safety and individual freedom.

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Picture of Americans still waiting for a bigger raise

Americans still waiting for a bigger raise

4.1% unemployment, lowest in 17 yearsMany Americans are still waiting to see a bigger paycheck. They may have to keep waiting.

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US jobs growth jumps in December

US companies went on a hiring spree in December. The US economy created many more jobs than expected in December, according to the latest government data. Employers added 312,000 jobs, far ahead of predictions of 177,000, the Labor Department said.

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Picture of Sears, Mattress Firm and more: Here are the retailers that went bankrupt in 2018

Sears, Mattress Firm and more: Here are the retailers that went bankrupt in 2018

More than a dozen retailers — including major department store chains, mattress sellers and shoe companies — filed for bankruptcy protection in 2018, despite strong consumer spending that otherwise lifted the U.S. economy.

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5G is here. What that means and how you can get it

New York (CNN Business)5G is here. It promises super-fast speeds, and it will enable some really cool, futuristic technology. You can get it if you want it, but you practically have to stand on your head.

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Royal Tour

Prince William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, are seen at the Service Nation: Mission Serve Hiring Our Heroes Los Angeles job fair event at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, Calif., Sunday, July 10, 2011. (AP Photo/Jan Knapik, Pool)

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Job Fair

Jessica Gamboa, 25, right, of Los Angeles, fills out a job application as her son Andrew Gamboa, 4, plays with his father Lucano Gamboa, 25 during at community job fair at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011. Jessica Gamboa says she's looking for a better paying job than her current one. Lucano Gamboa, who says he lost his job last year, is also looking. (AP Photo/Jason Redmond)

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