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Unemployment benefit applications fall to 346K

WASHINGTON — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell 11,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 346,000, a level consistent with steady job growth. The Labor Department said Thursday that applications dropped from 357,000 the previous week, which was ...

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Same-sex domestic partners to lose state benefits

WASHINGTON — Maryland state employees in a same-sex domestic partnership will soon be unable to include their partner or their partner’s children on their health insurance, now that the state has legalized same-sex marriage. No new domestic partners will be ...

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T. Rowe Price unveils Social Security benefits evaluator

T. Rowe Price Inc., of Baltimore, a global investment management company, said it launched a new Social Security Benefits Evaluator to help individuals decide when and how to take Social Security, and how the federal social insurance program fits into their financial goals.

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