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    LAMBRO: More 'unexpected' bad news

    While President Obama was touring the capitals of Latin America this week, Americans were being battered by one bad economic report after another.

  • A construction worker gets some electrical power at a housing complex in Palo Alto, Calif. Sales of new homes plunged to record low Wednesday, a dismal sign for an already-weak housing market. Forecasters fear the U.S. economic recovery will be held back if the depressed housing market isn't revitalized soon. (Associated Press)

    'Worst report' on housing renews fears of recession

    Within the space of a week, the nation has witnessed worst performances on record of new-home sales, home prices and building — evidence that the housing market has sunk into a double-dip recession that poses a significant drag on the overall economy.

  • In a Thursday, Sept. 2, 2010, photo, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission. Many will be looking to see if the Fed offers new clues about the timing of any new aid and what changes in the economy would trigger such a move after their meeting Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)

    Fed pledges more economic aid

    The Federal Reserve pledged Tuesday to provide more aid to the economy should the sluggish recovery slow even more in coming weeks.

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