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Today's business headlines.
A 2.2 percent first-quarter increase is a welcome surprise.
Feds' economic figures aren't connected to reality.
The economy loses 80,000 more positions in March.
New filings for unemployment benefits hit a two-year high.
The consumer price index shows steady prices in February.
But the low unemployment rate still leaves room for hope that a recession can be avoided.
After huge gains from 1998 through 2004, this key economic indicator has downshifted.
Here's why one entrepreneur hired on an HR person to take care of overtime pay.