A "Help Wanted" sign is posted in the window of an automotive service shop on March 8, 2013 in El Cerrito, California.
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Business latest: A sign the labor market is improving

 

A SIGN THE LABOR MARKET IS IMPROVING, REALLY: US entrepreneurship activity declined in 2013 to levels found prior to the Great Recession, according to a new Kauffman report. The dip suggests an improved labor market, and fewer individuals starting ventures out of necessity. Read more

INTERVIEW WITH ENERGY SECRETARY ERNEST MONIZ: Nearly three years after the spectacular collapse of Solyndra and following some high-profile failures, Moniz is touting a string of recent successes funded by the Department of Energy’s controversial loan guarantee program. And they’re not the usual renewable energy suspects either – the program is now funding at least two nuclear projects. Read more

WHAT UKRAINE IS COSTING RUSSIA: A look at whether Russia can afford the costs of annexing Crimea. Read more

STOCKS RALLY AS FED CALMS RATE WORRIES; NASDAQ POSITIVE FOR 2014: Read more

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Business latest: A sign the labor market is improving