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Gasoline prices begin to slide

NEW YORK — Gasoline prices have finally begun their seasonal slide. Better late than never. The national average retail price has fallen for ten straight days and is now $3.74 per gallon. That’s 13 cents below the fall peak of ...

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Bankruptcy filings decline may not be positive

The number of Rochester area bankruptcy filings in January remained nearly unchanged over January 2011 filings, according to figures recently released by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of New York. Nationally, however, bankruptcy filing figures were down ...

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Bureau of Justice stats: Prison numbers down

Reports released on Thursday by the Bureau of Justice Statistics revealed that the number of offenders under correctional supervision in the United States declined for the second straight year in 2010. The decline was mainly due to a decrease in ...

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Bankruptcy filings fall for first time since 2005

The number of bankruptcy cases filed in fiscal 2011, the 12-month period that ended in September, dropped 8 percent over the year before – the first decline since the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 took effect. ...

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Home prices falling in most major US cities

NEW YORK CITY — Home prices are falling in most major U.S. cities, and the average prices in four of them are at their lowest point in 11 years. Analysts expect further prices declines in most cities in the coming months.

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DiNapoli: NY home foreclosure filings decline

ALBANY — New mortgage foreclosure filings dropped last year in New York while still edging up nationally, according to state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli, who cautioned the fallout continues from the U.S. housing crisis and recession.

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