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ADP: Private employers add 200,000 jobs

WASHINGTON — A private survey shows U.S. businesses created a healthy 200,000 jobs this month. The payroll company ADP said Wednesday that companies hired in July at the fastest pace since December. And it revised up its estimate of the ...

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Comptroller wants job-creation program changes

ALBANY — After decades of controversy and scandal in some local economic development agencies that trade tax breaks for promises of jobs, state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said Tuesday it's time to make employers more accountable for their benefits.

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Obama announces new high-tech manufacturing effort

PITTSBURGH — Imagining advances from lighter cars to smarter robots, President Barack Obama is announcing a $500 million project to spur high-technology manufacturing, a sector of U.S. industry that presidential advisers say has lost ground to such competitors as Germany and Japan.

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DHCR gives $2.1M to businesses Upstate

The New York State Division of Housing and Community Renewal this week announced $2.1 million in funding through the state Community Development Block Grant Economic Development program to help businesses in Ontario, Niagara, Clinton and Oswego Counties expand, and create and save 179 jobs.

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