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As American companies battle for supremacy in India’s fast-food sector, Indian franchises prepare to take a bite out of the U.S. market
Detroit is in a curious predicament: It has high unemployment but also thousands of open jobs in tech and high-skilled manufacturing. The unprecedented solution that its businesses, schools and local agencies have devised could serve as a model for the nation.
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