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AP News - Jul 02, 2015 2:49 PM

A line of inflatable baby floats with a bad seam that can leak air are among this week's recalled consumer products. Other recalled consumer products include faulty snowmobiles and golf cars.Here's a more detailed look:INFLATABLE BABY FLO ...more

AP News - Jul 02, 2015 2:41 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. unemployment fell to a seven-year low of 5.3 percent and employers hired at a solid pace in June, but other gauges of the job market drew a bleaker picture: A wave of people stopped looking for work, and paychecks failed to budge ...more

AP News - Jul 02, 2015 2:40 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Depending on the sector, June was either a great month for job growth or a lackluster one.Leading the way with 64,000 added jobs was professional services, which includes accountants, engineers and office temp workers. Also pos ...more

AP News - Jul 02, 2015 2:20 PM

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lance Armstrong's girlfriend can be questioned under oath about what she knows of his doping past, and his former teammate-turned-antagonist Floyd Landis will have to turn over records of investigations into his own previous doping ...more

AP News - Jul 02, 2015 1:10 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — A top U.S. auto safety regulator accused Fiat Chrysler of failing to provide timely and accurate recall information to her agency and said that customers also have problems getting accurate information.Jennifer Timian, acting d ...more

AP News - Jul 02, 2015 12:13 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week, reaching high levels for the year.Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rose to 4.08 percent this week from 4.02 percent ...more

AP News - Jul 02, 2015 11:35 AM

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Beata Szydlo led a little-known politician to a surprise victory in Poland's recent presidential election. Now she hopes to repeat that winning formula for herself.The 52-year-old who managed the election campaign of Presid ...more

AP News - Jul 02, 2015 11:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — IMF: Greece needs debt relief and 50 billion euros in new financing from October through 2018. ...more

AP News - Jul 02, 2015 10:56 AM

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.Wheat for September delivery was unchanged at $5.8850 a bushel; September corn was 1.25 cents higher at $4.2375 a bushel; December oats were unchange ...more

AP News - Jul 02, 2015 10:56 AM

BIG SKY, Mont. (AP) — The morning stretched ahead of me with my breakfast meeting finished and my lunch meeting hours away. So while the rest of the conference attendees headed for the next presentation, I played hooky to try hooking a trout on one of ...more