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California's Economic Recovery Strong; Apple Adding Jobs

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A UCLA economic forecast release today shows California making a strong recovery, while the U.S. growth is lackluster.

The report states that a stronger growth in the nation's gross domestic product will be necessary to bring the recovery, post-Great Recession, on par with previous recoveries.

One of the report's authors calls the nation's growth flat-out "bad."

But California's economic picture is brighter, and part of that is its jobs growth.

One example: Apple announced plans to increase its Silicon Valley workforce by 50 percent over the next three years.

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