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Business Latest: Where are the job openings?

The job market is back. Getting a raise? Not so much.
Job Seekers Look For Open Positions At Career Fair In San Francisco
A job seeker fills out an application during a career fair at the Southeast Community Facility Commission on May 21, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

WHERE ARE THE JOB OPENINGS?: The job market is back. Getting a raise? Not so much. The hiring rate – the pace at which those job openings are filled – lags the rate at which those jobs are being posted. One simple explanation: those employers aren’t boosting wages high enough to lure candidates into taking those new jobs. Read more  

THE ALZHEIMER’S EPIDEMIC: More than 30 million people worldwide have Alzheimer’s or dementia, and that number is expected to triple by 2050 without new drugs to slow or stop the disease. But we still don’t know what causes it and more than 100 drugs to treat Alzheimer’s have failed in trials. Still, pharma is working on it – and success would mean huge business. Read more 

STERLING TRIAL: Five things we learned during the Donald Sterling trial.  Read more