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    When we fixed the grackle's wing and dabbed the grit from his cuts, we found bits of shattered beak in the grass. It was fall, orange foliage brittle—he had tumbled through a rose bush after walloping the glass. That night from his shoebox bed he sang of flowing water and of a flightless...
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    Job cuts surge 61% – Challenger

    CNN April 1, 2010 Job cuts accelerated in March, driven by planned reductions on government payrolls, a report released Thursday showed. Employers announced plans to cut 67,611 jobs in March, according to outplacement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas Inc. That’s up 61% from February, when...