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Stocks Surge After Jobs Report Showing Increased Hiring

Stocks surge on Wall Street after Friday’s jobs report that shows a sharp pickup in hiring in July.


An aerial shot shows vehicles ready for shipping being carried by a tsunami tidal wave at Hitachinaka city in Ibaraki prefecture on March 11, 2011. (Photo credit STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Japanese Quake Could Affect Some Mass. Companies

There are mounting concerns over the global impact of that massive earthquake and tsunami in Japan which pushed stocks lower.