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US indexes inch higher as energy stocks claw from the hole
NEW YORK (AP) -- U.S. stock indexes ticked higher Friday as energy companies clawed back some of their sharp losses from earlier in the week. The Standard & Poor's 500 index was on pace to close out the week with a modest gain, its fourth in the last five....

Kids today: They don't work summer jobs the way they used to
WASHINGTON (AP) -- It was at Oregon's Timberline Lodge, later known as a setting in the horror movie "The Shining," where Patrick Doyle earned his first real paycheck....

CEOs recall when teens like them actually worked summer jobs
Even CEOs have to start somewhere....

No job? Tips for teens to fill idle summer time
NEW YORK (AP) -- With the number of teenagers working summer jobs in decline since the 1980s, students and their parents have found creative ways to fill summer months. Some still find traditional summer work, while others spend their summers doing a variety of activities and work that can help them pad their college applications....

Google to stop reading your Gmail to help sell ads
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Google is going to stop reading your Gmail in search of opportunities to sell ads....

Kansas jury awards $218M to farmers in Syngenta GMO suit
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- A Kansas federal jury awarded nearly $218 million on Friday to farmers who sued Swiss agribusiness giant Syngenta over its introduction of a genetically engineered corn seed variety....

Eclipse chasers blaze trail to Oregon for view of a lifetime
MADRAS, Ore. (AP) -- Just before sunrise, there's typically nothing atop Round Butte but the whistle of the wind and a panoramic view of Oregon's second-highest peak glowing pink in the faint light....

Honda denies covering up dangers of Takata air bags
DETROIT (AP) -- Honda is going public in an effort to debunk claims by lawyers that it knew about the hazards of exploding Takata air bag inflators nearly two decades ago but covered them up....

New homes sales rebounded 2.9 percent in May
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sales of new homes rebounded in May, helped by strong sales gains in the South and West....

Manslaughter charges eyed in deadly Grenfell Tower blaze
LONDON (AP) -- Police are considering filing manslaughter charges related to the fire at a west London apartment tower that killed at least 79 people....

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New homes sales rebounded 2.9 percent in May

Kids today: They don't work summer jobs the way they used to

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