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California’s Jobless Rate Remains At 12.4 Percent

Officials say California’s unemployment rate remained steady at 12.4 percent over the past month.

11/19/2010

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16 Arrested During Protest Over Possible UC Tuition Increase

University of California students clashed with police outside a meeting of the UC Board of Regents, which is scheduled to vote on another tuition increase.

11/17/2010

California’s 3-Year Recidivism Rate Climbs Slightly

A new state report shows 67.5 percent of California prison inmates who were paroled in 2005-06 returned to prison within three years.

11/04/2010

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Foreclosure Activity Up Across California, The Nation

The foreclosure crisis intensified across a majority of large U.S. metropolitan areas this summer, with Chicago and Seattle — cities outside of the states that have shouldered the worst of the housing downturn — seeing a sharp increase in foreclosure warnings.

10/28/2010

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Report: ‘Underemployed’ Calif. Jobless Rate May Top 22 Percent

Unemployment may have stabilized in September, but a CBS “60 Minutes” report says new data paints a much gloomier picture of the state’s job market.

10/25/2010

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Study: Calif. Community Colleges Fail To Prep Students

A new study finds that most students seeking degrees at California’s community colleges never get them.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–10/20/2010

Poll: Half Say Goodbye To ‘American Dream’

After decades of financial prosperity for a nation that served as the economic engine of the world, a new survey says more than half of Americans are losing hope of ever achieving the success of previous generations.

10/20/2010

Payroll Cuts Latest Blow To Jobs Market

The U.S. jobless rate has now topped 9.5 percent for 14 straight months, the longest stretch since the 1930s, with most people knowing someone who does not have full-time employment.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–10/08/2010

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