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Thomas Jefferson made slip in Declaration

Library of Congress officials say Thomas Jefferson made a Freudian slip while penning a rough draft of the Declaration of Independence. In an early draft of the document Jefferson referred to the American population as "subjects," replacing that term with the word "citizens," which he then used frequently throughout the...

4 years 7 months ago

What recovery? December retail sales drop

Retail sales fell in December as demand for autos, clothing and appliances all slipped, a disappointing finish to a year in which sales dropped by the largest amount in 27 years of records. The weakness in consumer demand highlighted the formidable hurdles facing the economy as it struggles to recover...

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