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  • U.S. employers added jobs at a solid pace in March and hired more in January and February than previously thought. Friday's government report sent a reassuring signal that the economy withstood a harsh winter that had slowed growth.
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economy, employment, business
  • The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits last week rose 2,000 to a seasonally adjusted 304,000. Jobless claims continue to be near pre-recession levels despite the slight increase.
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economy, employment, business
  • mayor job fair
  • Hundreds of high school teens and young adults took time out of their spring break to go on the job hunt.
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business, gaby rodriguez
  • Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase, banks, overdraft fees, ATM
  • Bank of America says it swung to a loss in the first quarter, hurt by $6 billion in legal expenses.
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bank of america, business
  • China's economic growth slowed further in the latest quarter but appeared strong enough to satisfy Chinese leaders who are trying to put the country on a more sustainable path without politically dangerous job losses.
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china, economy, business
  • The owner of a Clovis business, who calls himself 'Doctor Z,' says a cup of his cleaning product can clean a whole car.
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clovis, fresno, fresno county, business, christine park
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  • Businesses near Chukchansi Park in Downtown Fresno are hoping to cash in on the start of baseball season.
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fresno grizzlies, fresno, fresno downtown, fresno county, business, linda mumma
  • hotel electric vehicle plug
  • A new electric vehicle charging station was installed at Best Western Plus near the Fresno Yosemite International Airport.
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fresno, fresno county, business, amanda venegas
  • future ford
  • Not only was Future Ford of Clovis able to recover from that 2011 fire. Service resumed three days later.
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clovis, fresno county, economy, business, dale yurong
  • General Motors has put two engineers on paid leave as an outside attorney investigates why the company took more than a decade to recall millions of small cars for an ignition switch problem.
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general motors, business
  • The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell 10,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 311,000, the lowest since late November and a hopeful sign hiring could pick up.
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employment, economy, business
  • Wal-Mart told The Associated Press that it has rolled out an online tool that compares its prices with those of its competitors.
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walmart, business
  • Recycling Center Troubles
  • A business in Central Fresno is being forced to move to make room for high speed rail. But those near the new proposed location say they don't want it.
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high speed rail, fresno central, fresno, fresno county, business, linda mumma
  • Drought conditions raise food costs
  • Items like beef continue to rise in price and they're expected to climb higher this year.
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california water, water, drought, economy, business, rick montanez
  • iPhone
  • A new marketing strategy from Apple that seems tailored to the recession.
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business, david louie
  • A local real estate expert is offering up his advice on buying, renting, and selling homes. It's free, all you need, is a radio.
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business
  • The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits rose 16,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 326,000. Despite the increase, the number remains close to pre-recession levels and points to stable hiring.
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economy, employment, business
  • Fresno Outdoor Dining
  • Your dining options in the city Fresno could soon be changing, with more restaurants expanding their businesses outdoors.
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fresno, fresno county, fresno downtown, economy, business, amanda venegas
  • Wall Street
  • U.S. stocks are closing higher as the market posts a meager gain for the first three months of the year.
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business
  • Chevrolet Malibu in 2009
  • General Motors is recalling 1.5 million cars in the U.S. because the electronic power-steering assist can suddenly stop working.
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business
  • FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2010 file photo, McDonalds signs sprout from the restaurants parking lot in New York.
  • McDonald's is offering free coffee to its customers for a limited time as competition for the breakfast crowd intensifies.
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mcdonald's, business
  • Job Fair Trends
  • Thousands of people in search of work went to the job fair at the Fresno fairgrounds.
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economy, employment, business, amanda venegas
  • The Marketplace at El Pasaeo
  • More stores are opening their doors at The Marketplace at El Pasaeo shopping center in Northwest Fresno.
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economy, employment, fresno northwest, fresno, fresno county, business, amanda venegas
  • Starbucks
  • Starbucks plans to turn more of its cafes into a destination for beer and wine in the evenings
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business
  • The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits rose 5,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 320,000, which is close to pre-recession levels and suggests a stable job market.
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employment, economy, business
  • Vet Unemployment Training
  • An innovative partnership is helping military veterans find work.
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business, christine park
  • Exporting Business
  • Several small businesses are learning how to increase their profits by selling outside the United States.
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merced, merced county, economy, employment, business, sara sandrik
  • 140310_KFSN_4PM_ElPaseoGrandOpening
  • The official grand opening for Marketplace at El Paseo in Northwest Fresno took place on Monday morning.
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employment, fresno, fresno northwest, fresno county, business, gaby rodriguez
  • The new Target store at the Marketplace at El Paseo in Northwest Fresno held its grand opening on Sunday.
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employment, fresno, fresno northwest, fresno county, business
  • The numbers show the Central Valley's unemployment remains much higher than the rest of the state and nation.
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economy, employment, business, gene haagenson
  • U.S. employers stepped up hiring in February despite a blast of harsh winter weather, renewing hopes that the economy could accelerate this year.
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economy, employment, business
  • MarketPlace Shopping Center
  • A new shopping center in Northwest Fresno is bringing much needed jobs to the area.
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economy, employment, fresno northwest, fresno, fresno county, business, mariana jacob
  • Say goodbye to the milk mustache -- the popular ad slogan "Got Milk" is no more after 20 years.
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business
  • Made in the Valley: Chris Rivas V-Twin | 1 of 2
  • A Fresno business is helping others live life in the fast lane. Chris Rivas V-Twin makes specialized parts and engines for motorcycles.
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fresno, fresno downtown, made in the valley, business, amanda venegas
  • A mother and daughter are using an old fashion skill to make soap.
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fresno county, made in the valley, business, amanda venegas
  • Made in the Valley: Plato Pet Treats | 1 of 2
  • Made in the Valley is going to the dogs!
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made in the valley, business, amanda venegas
  • Made in the Valley: ?Halo? oranges at Fowler Packing
  • A look at how "Halo" mandarins make their way from orchard, to your local grocery store.
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made in the valley, citrus, business, amanda venegas
  • Made in the Valley: Betts Company | 1 of 2
  • Betts company makes heavy duty truck parts and springs for every kind of vehicle -- from cars to construction equipment.
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made in the valley, business, amanda venegas
  • FILE: An employee at Home Depot
  • Home Depot says it will hire more than 80-thousand seasonal workers as spring approaches and the housing market improves.
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employment, business
  • Hiring was surprisingly weak in January for the second straight month, likely renewing concern that the U.S. economy might be slowing after a strong finish last year.
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employment, economy, business
  • Ronnies Midway Market
  • It was an end of an era for the owners of Ronnie's Midway Market in Pinedale.
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pinedale, fresno, fresno county, business, amanda venegas
  • Walmart moving into an old Fresno Mervyns building
  • A big box store is now scheduled to move into the old Mervyn's building which was left vacant for years.
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walmart, fresno, fresno county, business, mariana jacob
  • Fresno State students start restaurant delivery service
  • If you're sitting at home and craving food from your favorite restaurant, but just don't feel like going out, two Fresno State students may be able to help.
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fresno, fresno county, clovis, fresno state, good news, business, sara sandrik
  • Fresno Food Expo registration is open
  • On Tuesday, Fresno business leaders opened registration for the 2014 Fresno Food Expo.
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fresno food expo, business, anthony pura
  • The U.S. stock market is swooning as investors fear slower global economic growth.
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economy, wall street, business
  • River Park Changes
  • The River Park Shopping Center has become a destination point in Fresno.
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fresno, fresno county, business, amanda venegas
  • World Sports Cafe shuts down after 15 years
  • After 15 years of business, World Sports Cafe in River Park has shut down.
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fresno, fresno county, fresno northwest, fresno northeast, business, linda mumma
  • Ronnies Midway Market in Pinedale is shutting down
  • A beloved market in Pinedale is going out of business at the end of the month.
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pinedale, fresno county, fresno, business
  • Clovis Antique Fire
  • The open sign is back on display at the Clovis Antique Mall in Old Town Clovis, after nearly a year of being closed.
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clovis, fresno county, fire, business, amanda venegas
  • Flavored firewood is a booming Valley business
  • Yet another no-burn day in all Valley counties Wednesday, but business is still booming for one firewood seller. And local chefs are some of their best customers. It's all thanks to a love of all things barbecued.
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business, christine park