Economy

US jobs surge: Trump sees sunshine, Biden ‘no victory yet'

16 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

NEW YORK - The U.S. economy just posted its best single-month job gain in history. U.S. unemployment is at one of its worst points since the Great Depression. Both are true. As...
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Northeast governors were ready to reopen. The coronavirus had other plans

Northeast governors were ready to reopen. The coronavirus had other plans

16 hours ago   |   Politico

NEW YORK - The governors of New York and New Jersey and mayor of New York City huddled with their teams last weekend and didn't like what they were seeing - reports pouring in...
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AMERICAN RESILIENCE: How 5 industries bounced back from 9/11, hurricanes, and the Great Recession - and what their success can teach us about hope after the coronavirus

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The coronavirus pandemic has devastated the American economy. But the US is a resilient country, and we have recovered from tragedy in the past. Business Insider looked at five...
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10 things you need to know in markets today

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

US markets are closed to celebrate the Fourth of July. Here's what you need to know in global markets today. 1. Chinese stocks hit their highest level in 5 years, while Europe...
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These 6 charts from the June jobs report show how much the economy has recovered - and how much further it has to go

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The June jobs report released Thursday from the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that the economy added 4.8 million payrolls during the month, and that the unemployment rate...
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Dr. Anthony Fauci: We Can't “Balance Lives Against the Economy” in Coronavirus Fight

17 hours ago   |   Politicus USA

Dr. Anthony Fauci has warned that saving lives must be the priority while battling Covid-19. The nation's top infectious disease expert explained that the public's health had...
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Trump's Virus Is Spreading & His Economy Is Stalling

17 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

The president leads a transition to sickness.
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A handful of multi-strategy hedge funds posted huge gains in the first half this year, bucking the industry's trend of underperformance

A handful of multi-strategy hedge funds posted huge gains in the first half this year, bucking the industry's trend of underperformance

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Multi-strategy hedge funds have made massive gains in the first six months of the year aided by the Federal Reserve's efforts to prop up financial markets, according to the...
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Locked Up in Malaysia's Lockdown

17 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

We investigate why the COVID-19 pandemic is forcing migrant workers - the backbone of Malaysia's economy - into hiding.
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The good news: The U.S. just added 4.8 million jobs. Here's the bad news

The good news: The U.S. just added 4.8 million jobs. Here's the bad news

17 hours ago   |   Fortune

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . In the annals of economic surprises...
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Kim Guilfoyle, campaign official and girlfriend of Trump Jr., tests positive...

Kim Guilfoyle, campaign official and girlfriend of Trump Jr., tests positive for coronavirus in South Dakota

Kim Guilfoyle, the girlfriend of Donald Trump Jr. and a top Trump campaign official, tested positive for coronavirus ahead of the president's speech in South Dakota on Friday... Read more ...

Cleveland Indians look into changing name amid pressure

Cleveland Indians look into changing name amid pressure

The Cleveland Indians said Friday they are looking to engage their community and appropriate stakeholders "to determine the best path forward with regard to our team name." Read more ...

8-year-old killed, 3 injured in shooting at Alabama mall

8-year-old killed, 3 injured in shooting at Alabama mall

Three others, including a man, woman and juvenile girl, were injured in the shooting and are being treated at local hospitals. Read more ...

Jimmie Johnson 1st NASCAR driver to test positive for virus

Jimmie Johnson 1st NASCAR driver to test positive for virus

INDIANAPOLIS - Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has tested positive for the coronavirus and will miss this weekend's race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Read more ...

American flag hanging from iconic pedestrian bridge

American flag hanging from iconic pedestrian bridge

A massive American flag is returning to an iconic pedestrian bridge in Tennessee. Read more ...

Photos show police reenacting chokehold on Elijah McClain

Photos show police reenacting chokehold on Elijah McClain

Interim Police Chief Vanessa Wilson fired three officers, one of whom received the photos by text and responded “haha.” The officer who reenacted the chokehold resigned. Read more ...

The NFL plans to play the Black national anthem before Week 1 games

The NFL plans to play the Black national anthem before Week 1 games

]The NFL plans to have the song “Lift Every Voice and Sing” - known as the Black national anthem - performed live or played before every game in Week 1 of the NFL season, a... Read more ...

Trump blasts ‘left-wing cultural revolution' in fiery Mount Rushmore speech

Trump blasts ‘left-wing cultural revolution' in fiery Mount Rushmore speech

In a fiery Mount Rushmore speech Friday night, President Trump slammed what he called the “left-wing cultural revolution” that has led to “mayhem in the streets” and the... Read more ...

Top NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson tests positive for coronavirus

Top NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson tests positive for coronavirus

INDIANAPOLIS - Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has tested positive for the coronavirus and will miss this weekend's race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, The... Read more ...

Fourth of July closings

Fourth of July closings

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