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01-14-14 Morning Report - The story of one of the 1.3 million people who lost unemployment benefits
European markets took a dive this morning. And our own Wall Street wasn't looking too good yesterday either. A look into the reasons behind why the numbers plummeted. Over a million people lost their unemployment benefits at the end of last year and Congress still can't agree on an extension. If Congress doesn't renew an extension, that number will grow to 5 million by the end of the year.…read more