Articles Tagged 'Economy'
Asian shares rise on optimism for more stimulus from Biden
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares rose Thursday on optimism over the new U.S. administration that earlier set off a rally on Wall Street.
Hopes are… READ MORE
Oregon salon owner seeks $100,000 worth of damages in lawsuit against governor
An Oregon salon owner is stepping up her legal fight against Gov. Kate Brown, requesting $100,000 in damages over her coronavirus lockdown rules.
Lindsey Graham,… READ MORE
Economy added 638,000 jobs and unemployment dipped to 6.9% in October, beating expectations
The economy added 638,000 jobs and the unemployment rate dipped to 6.9% in October, the Labor Department said in a jobs report Friday that beat… READ MORE
GDP grew at record 33.1% annual rate in third quarter in partial bounceback from pandemic losses
The U.S. economy grew at a record-breaking 33.1% annual rate in the third quarter, the Commerce Department reported Thursday.
Economists had projected a 32% annualized… READ MORE
Economy adds 1.4 million jobs in August, unemployment falls to 8.4 percent
The U.S. added 1.4 million jobs in August, the Labor Department reported Friday.
The unemployment rate declined to 8.4 percent from 10.2 percent in July,… READ MORE
Record economic growth on the way as election approaches
The economy is on course for a record jump in gross domestic product in the third quarter, which will be announced shortly before November’s election.… READ MORE
The coronavirus will cost the economy nearly $8 trillion, Congressional Budget Office says
The coronavirus likely will sap about $7.9 trillion of economic activity over the next decade-plus even with all of the rescue funding being poured in… READ MORE
Biden set to make risky economic argument against Trump
Joe Biden is taking on President Trump over the economy.
The former vice president’s campaign believes he has an opening with voters on an issue… READ MORE
Judge rules in favor of Michigan barber allowing him to stay open despite lockdown order
OWOSSO (WJRT) (05/11/2020) – A Shiawassee County Circuit Court judge has ruled in favor of Owosso barber Karl Manke, allowing him to stay open despite… READ MORE
Pelosi touts $3.6B vote-by-mail bill, now called ‘Voting at Home,’ after Trump warnings to Michigan, Nevada
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday night touted a $3.6 billion vote-by-mail proposal – which she rechristened “Voting at Home” – adding that the bill… READ MORE