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New Jersey Pension Lawsuit Piles On Gov. Christie's Rough Week  |   

Lots of states have underfunded pension systems, but New Jersey's ranks near the bottom. Christie's plan to cut pension payments even further is the subject of multiple lawsuits.

St. Louis Rams Consider Move To Los Angeles  |   

St. Louis is fighting to keep its NFL team from bolting to Los Angeles. Proponents see an economic benefit to keeping the team, and they fear losing of the Rams will hurt the city's prestige.

In Puerto Rico's Debt Crisis, There Are No Easy Solutions  |   

After years of recession and rampant tax evasion, the U.S. territory is desperate to renegotiate its $73 billion debt. But it can't declare bankruptcy, and plans to raise taxes face strong resistance.

Obama Laces Up To Tout Asian Trade Deal At Nike  |   

The president says he's pushing for the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership in part to boost "Made in the U.S.A." products around the world. So why make the pitch at Nike?

One Chart That Explains A Big Issue Behind Baltimore Protests   |   

A Harvard economist and colleagues looked at data for millions of families. They found that kids living in Baltimore City went on to make less money than their peers in adulthood.

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