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California’s Unemployment Rate Among Highest In Nation

Unemployment rates increased in half of U.S. states in January from December, as employers nationwide added the fewest jobs in seven months.


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The Unclean Truth: How Five Cities Stack Up On Recycling

From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.


America's Cup sailing race

Organizers: Rhode Island A Top Contender For America’s Cup

Newport is a top contender to host the next America’s Cup in 2013, but organizers say the city must ensure that it can complete renovations on the fort that would serve as a village-type environment for the competitors.

CBS San Francisco–12/20/2010

America's Cup sailing race

San Francisco May Lose America’s Cup To Rhode Island

Top officials for the America’s Cup flew to Rhode Island to look at possible venues Thursday for the America’s Cup race in Newport.