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Beef and bacon prices are on the rise
A shortage of cattle and inclement weather conditions have led to rising average retail prices for bacon and beef, and everyone from restaurant owners to barbecue enthusiasts is feeling the pinch. NBC’s Kerry Sanders reports.
There has been much complaining as prices continue to climb. Click here to see the slideshow.
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Unemployment by the numbers
A look at the U.S. jobless data by state, by county, by sector and by yearly trend.
Cartoons: Bernanke's reign
Click to view political cartoons featuring U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke.
Historic bear markets
The 2007-09 stock slide joins our list of notable bear markets of the past century.
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