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Youth Summer Unemployment Hits Lowest Rate in 52 Years

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The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Thursday that the unemployment rate for 16 to 24 year olds had dropped to 9.2% in July, from 9.6% in July of 2018. That marks the lowest summer youth unemployment rate since 1966.
President Donald Trump celebrated the numbers on Twitter.
Just announced, youth unemployment is at a 50 year low! foxandfriends
- Donald J. Trump August 17, 2018
However, there's a bit more to the story.
The unemployment rate measures only those who are actively looking for work, but can't find it, excluding anyone not actively seeking work. The percentage of youth actually...
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Figuereo hits walk-off single, DSL Rays2 beats DSL Red Sox2 2-1

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, - Alberto Figuereo hit a walk-off single with two outs in the seventh inning, as the DSL Rays2 topped the DSL Red Sox2 2-1 in the first game of a doubleheader on Saturday.
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The Respawnables mobile game hits 45 million downloads and 2.5 billion matches in 5 years

The Respawnables mobile game hits 45 million downloads and 2.5 billion matches in 5 years

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Digital Legends Entertainment has hit some big milestones with its The Respawnables mobile game after five years: 45 million downloads and 2.5 billion matches played. And the success has given Digital Legends Entertainment the confidence to publish its own mobile games in the future, rather than split the money with other publishers. The game from...
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