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‘Binge Working’ Taking Toll on Employees [AUDIO]

In an effort to keep up, many employees in New Jersey and across the country are "binge working," sleeping less and burning the midnight oil with caffeine-induced energy.

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Another Winter Storm Bears Down On Northeast
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Snowstorms Prompt ‘Work-or-Not’ Dilemma [AUDIO]

On many occasions this winter, New Jersey's nasty weather has forced some workers to make a tough decision - should they drive to the office or stay safe and warm at home?

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Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Janet Yellen is sworn as Federal Reserve Chairman at the Federal Reserve Building
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Janet Yellen is sworn as Federal Reserve Chairman at the Federal Reserve Building (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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Yellen: Continued Pullback in Fed Stimulus Likely

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says that if the economy keeps improving, the Fed will take "further measured steps" to reduce the support it's providing through monthly bond purchases.

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Gas Prices Going Up [AUDIO]

It's that time of the year when prices at the pump begin to rise, and drivers may end up seeing the highest gas prices of the year by the end of this month.

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New York Stock Exchange  (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)
New York Stock Exchange (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)
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Is the Economic Recovery Slowing? [AUDIO]

Many financial experts were predicting a strong economic bounceback at the beginning of 2014, but so far the job creation report has been disappointing, the stock market has been on a roller coaster ride and consumer spending has slowed.

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Chocolatier Prepares For Valentine's Day
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Valentine’s Day Spending Up Slightly [AUDIO]

Coming on the heels of a healthy, yet modest holiday shopping season and given the fact that many Americans are pinching their pennies, consumers are not quite ready to splurge on gifts for their loved ones this Valentine's Day.

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CVS to Ban Tobacco Sales [AUDIO]

The nation's second-largest drugstore chain has decided to stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco products as of Oct. 1.

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Wall Street
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Stocks Continue to Slide [AUDIO]

The stock market has been dropping lately, but is it a preview of a lower market for the rest of this year?

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Unemployment Rates Drops To 7.4 Percent
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Will Hiring Increase This Year? [AUDIO]

A new survey finds that businesses are optimistic about economic growth this year. But will that translate into hiring?

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Do Older Workers Keep Younger Ones From Jobs? [AUDIO]

There's an old notion that older job holders prevent younger job seekers from moving around in the labor force, but an expert here in New Jersey says that theory does not hold water.

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