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  • Lake Tahoe.
  • The delicate balancing act over the future of Lake Tahoe is expected to play out in a court room later this month.
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lake tahoe, recession, trials, sierra club, economy, assignment 7
  • Republicans controlling the House are moving to ship to the Senate a measure that would prevent a government shutdown.
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house of representatives, john boehner, barack obama, recession, budget cuts, news
  • A single house is offered for sale in Santa Monica, Calif., on Tuesday, June 11, 2013. DataQuick said Tuesday Southern California home prices rose last month at their fastest annual clip since 2004. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)
  • The new Case-Shiller Index revealed Tuesday that home prices in the Bay Area have gone up 24 percent in just the past year.
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housing market, real estate, recession, economy, business
  • Ronald Regans budget director David Stockman
  • Ronald Regan's budget director David Stockman sat down with ABC7 News to explain his theory of the next possible economic crisis.
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economy, recession, wall street, politics video
  • Ronald Regans budget director David Stockman
  • Ronald Regan's budget director David Stockman sat down with ABC7 News to explain his theory of the next possible economic crisis.
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economy, recession, wall street, politics, mark matthews
  • Obama campaigns for big bargain with Congress
  • President Barack Obama is campaigning for what he hopes will be a grand bargain with Republicans in Congress.
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barack obama, economy, recession, congress, politics video
  • California state employee paychecks
  • A new study reveals California state employees fared the recession much better than the private sector.
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sacramento, recession, news
  • California state employee paychecks
  • A new study reveals California state employees fared the recession much better than the private sector.
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sacramento, recession, politics, nannette miranda
  • Kathlene Paul
  • Kathlene Paul and her husband had a hard time getting a refund for overpaid bills until 7 On Your Side got involved.
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bills, recession, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • Kathlene Paul
  • Kathlene Paul and her husband had a hard time getting a refund for overpaid bills until 7 On Your Side got involved.
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bills, recession, consumer news
  • New jobless numbers indicate stall in recovery
  • 120,000 jobs were added in the U.S. last month, but that figure is about half what the Obama administration anticipated.
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barack obama, economy, jobs, unemployment, recession, politics video
  • New jobless numbers indicate stall in recovery
  • 120,000 jobs were added in the U.S. last month, but that figure is about half what the Obama administration anticipated.
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barack obama, economy, jobs, unemployment, recession, politics, mark matthews
  • credit card debt
  • Since the recession is winding down, Americans are returning to their old spending habits and racking up credit card debt again.
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credit cards, shopping, recession, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • credit card debt
  • Since the recession is winding down, Americans are returning to racking up credit card debt again.
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credit cards, shopping, recession, consumer news
  • Food banks struggling to keep shelves stocked
  • Higher food and gas prices are making it tougher for food banks to feed the hungry.
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san jose, food, charities, economy, recession, unemployment, news
  • Food banks struggling to keep shelves stocked
  • Higher food and gas prices are making it tougher for food banks to feed the hungry.
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san jose, food, charities, economy, recession, unemployment, south bay news, vic lee
  • California lottery set to break sales record
  • The hottest thing in California these days may be the lotto, on track to hit a record high $4 billion in sales in the fiscal year ending in June.
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lottery, economy, recession, news
  • California lottery set to break sales record
  • The hottest thing in California these days may be the lotto, on track to hit a record high $4 billion in sales in the fiscal year ending in June.
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lottery, economy, recession, california news, nannette miranda
  • Report: Silicon Valley leading US out of recession
  • Silicon Valley is leading the country out of recession according to the "2012 Silicon Valley Index" released Tuesday.
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silicon valley, economy, recession, jobs, unemployment, business
  • Report: Silicon Valley leading US out of recession
  • Silicon Valley is leading the country out of recession according to the "2012 Silicon Valley Index" released Tuesday.
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silicon valley, economy, recession, jobs, unemployment, business, david louie
  • ABC7 Special: The Road to Recovery: Solutions from the 99%
  • ABC7's Dan Ashley sits down with everyday people from the Bay Area looking for solutions to put America's economy back on track. What is the fastest way to get people back to work? Can the housing crisis be solved quickly? Leading experts and everyday people address short-term and long-term fixes to get the economy on the road to recovery.
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housing market, recession, economy, jobs, assignment 7, dan ashley
  • ABC7 Special: The Road to Recovery: Solutions from the 99%
  • Leading experts and everyday people address short-term and long-term fixes to get the economy on the road to recovery.
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housing market, recession, economy, jobs, news
  • In this economy, more people are unable to keep up with the rent and their belongings are being sold in auctions that draw huge crowds.
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richmond, economy, television, recession, shopping, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • In this economy, more people are unable to keep up with the rent and their belongings are being sold in auctions that draw huge crowds.
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richmond, economy, television, recession, shopping, consumer news
  • ABC7 asked Robert Reich, Sean Randolph, David Henderson, Christopher Thornburg and Scott Anderson for their thoughts on the economy.
  • Just how do you fix the lagging economy? ABC7 asked the people who know it inside and out.
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housing market, recession, economy, jobs, news
  • ABC7 asked Robert Reich, Sean Randolph, David Henderson, Christopher Thornburg and Scott Anderson for their thoughts on the economy.
  • Just how do you fix the lagging economy? ABC7 asked the people who know it inside and out.
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housing market, recession, economy, jobs, assignment 7
  • ABC7 talked with everyday people about how theyre being affected by the economy and what they see as the solutions.
  • ABC7 talked with everyday people about how they're being affected by the economy and what they see as the solutions.
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housing market, recession, economy, jobs, news
  • ABC7 talked with everyday people about how theyre being affected by the economy and what they see as the solutions.
  • ABC7 talked with everyday people about how they're being affected by the economy and what they see as the solutions.
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housing market, recession, economy, jobs, assignment 7
  • Bay Area home
  • A new report suggests higher home prices could come roaring back over the next six years.
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housing market, economy, real estate, recession, news
  • Bay Area home
  • A new report suggests higher home prices could come roaring back over the next six years.
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housing market, economy, recession, real estate, business, karina rusk
  • US economy
  • A summer of modest economic growth is helping dispel lingering fears that another recession might be near.
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economy, wall street, recession, business
  • Some Americans seem to be postponing childbirth because of a lack of confidence in the economy.
  • Some Americans seem to be postponing childbirth because of a lack of confidence in the economy.
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children, pregnancy, recession, economy, health, lyanne melendez
  • Some Americans seem to be postponing childbirth because of a lack of confidence in the economy.
  • Some Americans seem to be postponing childbirth because of a lack of confidence in the economy.
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children, pregnancy, recession, economy, health
  • 99 Percent protest outside Wells Fargo in SF
  • The Bay Area's 99 Percent group protested outside a Wells Fargo in Downtown San Francisco and 11 were arrested.
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wells fargo, occupy wall street, wall street, protest, economy, recession, news
  • HIREvent job fair
  • A new economic forecast says state's growth is projected to be slow and unemployment will continue.
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economy, jobs, unemployment, recession, business
  • People rappel off the top of the Grand Hyatt Hotel
  • Moms Against Poverty have embraced local families and ones overseas and are now throwing a large fundraiser.
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economy, recession, san francisco news, eric thomas
  • It turns out the foul economy may be bad for your baby's bottom line. We're talking about diaper rash.
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economy, recession, health
  • Job Seekers line up for interviews during a job fair Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011 in San Mateo, Calif.
  • The labor department says the economy lost as many jobs as it created in August.
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economy, jobs, oakland, recession, business
  • A leading Bay Area economist says the economy is at the tipping point of falling into another recession.
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recession, san francisco news
  • Wall Street
  • Thursday the Dow plunged again 419 points below the 11,000 mark which can make investors either numb or nervous.
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wall street, stocks, economy, recession, business, david louie
  • Wall Street
  • The Dow plunged again 419 points below the 11,000 mark which can make investors nervous.
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wall street, stocks, economy, recession, business
  • The current economic slowdown is often described as the worst since the Great Depression of the 1930s.
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economy, recession, business, mark matthews
  • hispanic thrift store
  • An effort is underway to reverse the struggles facing minority-owned businesses in this tough economy.
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san jose, economy, jobs, recession, business
  • hispanic thrift store
  • An effort is underway to reverse the struggles facing minority-owned businesses in this tough economy.
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san jose, economy, jobs, recession, business, david louie
  • uReport
  • We would like to hear how the economic downturn has impacted your life. Upload a video to uReport and send it in.
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uReport, economy, recession, layoff, business
  • Bernal Bucks debit card
  • San Francisco's Bernal Heights now has its own debit card to encourage people to shop in their community.
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recession, shopping, news
  • Bernal Bucks debit card
  • San Francisco's Bernal Heights now has its own debit card to encourage people to shop in their community.
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recession, shopping, san francisco news
  • A commencement ceremony at CSU East Bay is one of four that will unleash 5,000 new graduates into the rough waters of today's economy.
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CSU, hayward, economy, recession, east bay news
  • A commencement ceremony at CSU East Bay is one of four that will unleash 5,000 new graduates into the rough waters of today's economy.
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CSU, hayward, economy, recession, news
  • Bay Area residents feel double dip recession
  • Bay Area residents are seeing a vicious cycle in this bumpy economy that can't be broken.
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jobs, recession, san francisco bay, gas prices, silicon valley, economy, business, david louie