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US existing home sales rise in September

WASHINGTON - U.S. homes sold in September at their fastest clip this year, yet the housing market has...there are few signs that home sales will surge any time soon.September sales improved in the South and West compared to the prior...

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Unemployment rates fall in 31 US states last month

...Unemployment rates fell in 31 U.S. states in September, including in many where incumbent governors...that Colorado added 14,600 jobs in September, the third-highest gain among the...healthy. Employers added 248,000 jobs in September and the unemployment rate fell to 5...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-21/unemployment-rates-fall-31
No safety issues at MOX site, according to Nuclear Regulatory Commission

...issues for the construction contractor.The Nuclear Regulatory Commission found no violations for the period of July through September, according to a report released Friday. Inspectors reviewed CB&I Areva MOX Services construction activity at the MOX site...

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Business news

...tional Association for Bus iness Economics found that only 24 percent of companies increased wages and salaries in the July-September quarter. That's down from 43 percent in the previous quarter and the first drop after three straight increases.Yet the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-20/business-news
Jason Dufner returns this week

...stars of the European team which won the Ryder Cup for the eighth time in 10 tournaments at Gleneagles, Scotland, in late September."I wasn't too interested in golf or what was going on in the golfing world during that time period," Dufner said...

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Overtime

...5), 6-2 to beat Sharapova for the second consecutive time, having also won in the fourth round of the U.S. Open in September.Tuesday's result in the round-robin match dealt a major blow to Sharapova's hopes of claiming the year-end No...

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Ironman 70.3 | The Augusta Chronicle

...Ironman 70.3 Canadian Brent McMahon won the overall event at the sixth annual intermedix Ironman 70.3 Augusta on Sunday, September 28, 2014. Dallas resident Lauren Barnett claimed first in the women's division. See the pictures and read the message...

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Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...the name of freedom and protection from Soviet Communism. The federal government put more than 38,000 people to work by September 1952, toiling around the clock toward the production of plutonium and uranium needed for hydrogen and atomic bombs...

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Veterans Affairs Hospitals | The Augusta Chronicle

...114 handicapped and spinal-cord patient spots on the first floor and 377 spaces on levels 2 and3 when it's completed in September 2015. Staffers who set appointments at the VA Medical Center received training on the hospital's scheduling system months...

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Fort Gordon | The Augusta Chronicle

...and ensure retention of highly-skilled and trained soldiers. Maj. Michael J. Donahue, who served at Fort Gordon from September 2010 to July 2012, died Tuesday in Kabul of wounds suffered from an enemy attack. Don't Miss Databases: Search...

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