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  UK students share thoughts on jobs

Persistence, focus are key for young job seekers

  University of Kentucky alum Rebecca Christopher, Monster.com’s career advice expert Charles Purdy, and Jamey Jackson, a recruiter at Malone Professional Services, join MSNBC’s Dylan Ratigan at the University of Kentucky in Lexington to talk about the perils of job hunting as a new college graduate.

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Get hitched, live longer?

  Researchers from the University of Kentucky analyzed nearly 100 studies and they say the answer is clear: single men and women die earlier than those who are married. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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