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By the numbers: Trump reads economic boom into jobs data

6 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

CHICAGO - President Donald Trump has always been a big numbers guy. He's proven himself adept at taking even the most grim numbers and giving himself a pat on the back or...
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Biden formally clinches Democratic presidential nomination

8 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   5 articles

By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER and WILL WEISSERT WASHINGTON - Joe Biden formally clinched the Democratic presidential nomination Friday, setting him up for a bruising challenge to...
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'Balance of Power' Full Show

10 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

"Bloomberg: Balance of Power" focuses on the intersection of politics and global business. Chicago Booth School Professor Austan Goolsbee and AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka...
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Nevada agency focusing on efforts to fix jobless claim issues

10 hours ago   |   Review Journal

Heather Korbulic, director of the state Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation, said her team has focused on correcting issues that are holding up payment of...
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Nevada jobless unable to file claims Saturday afternoon

11 hours ago   |   Review Journal

The Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation announced it will be performing maintenance on its website for traditional filers Saturday afternoon.
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As Black Lives Matter protests rage on, New York real estate bleeds blue

12 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Each year, titans of real estate get out their tuxedos and checkbooks and head to a ritzy gala to support their favorite city agency: the New York Police Department. The New...
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Donald Trump Is Celebrating the Wrong Economic Accomplishment

14 hours ago   |   The New Republic

The unemployment rate quite unexpectedly dropped to 13.3 percent in May, according to new data released this morning by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. But not even BLS really...
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Alberta eyes business eviction protection tied to COVID-19 economy lockdown

15 hours ago   |   National Post

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says legislation is coming to address those businesses facing eviction due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Citing jobs, Trump claims victory over virus, econ collapse

15 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By STEVE PEOPLES, ZEKE MILLER and JOSH BOAK WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump effectively claimed victory over the economic crisis and COVID-19 on Friday and major progress...
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How the Coronavirus Makes a No-Deal Brexit More Likely

19 hours ago   |   NY Times

The pandemic is reordering the global economy in ways that have led some analysts to question whether an agreement with the European Union even makes sense for the British...
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Marine Corps officially bans Confederate battle flag on military bases...

Marine Corps officially bans Confederate battle flag on military bases - including on bumper stickers and coffee mugs

The US Marine Corps has officially banned the Confederate battle flag from both public and work spaces on its military bases - including its display on vehicle bumper stickers... Read more ...

Trump said he hopes George Floyd is 'looking down' from heaven and...

Trump said he hopes George Floyd is 'looking down' from heaven and appreciating the US' strong May jobs report: 'It's a great day for him'

Trump touted a strong May jobs report and said he hoped George Floyd, the Minneapolis man who died in an interaction with police ten days ago, was looking down and appreciating... Read more ...

'No, Macy, I have to disagree with you': Jeff Bezos claps back at an Amazon...

'No, Macy, I have to disagree with you': Jeff Bezos claps back at an Amazon customer complaining about the Black Lives Matter site banner

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos remained steadfast in his support for the Black Lives Matter movement after a customer emailed him expressing disapproval of the Amazon website's Black... Read more ...

'Greatest miss in forecasting history': 4 economists and strategists react...

'Greatest miss in forecasting history': 4 economists and strategists react to Friday's surprising May jobs report

The May jobs report released Friday from the Labor Department showed the US economy gained 2.5 million jobs and the unemployment rate declined to 13.3%. It was a major surprise... Read more ...

Reddit co-founder resigns from board, urges black replacement

Reddit co-founder resigns from board, urges black replacement

Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of the link-sharing site Reddit, announced his resignation from the company's board of directors Friday and called on the company to replace him with... Read more ...

Marriott says Trump ordered stop to Cuba hotel business

Marriott says Trump ordered stop to Cuba hotel business

The Trump administration has ordered Marriott International to wind down hotel operations in Communist-run Cuba, a company spokeswoman told Reuters, extinguishing what had been... Read more ...

Grubhub rockets 11% on reports of takeover interest from 2 European peers

Grubhub rockets 11% on reports of takeover interest from 2 European peers

Grubhub stock surged as much as 11.5% Friday afternoon on reports European peers Just Eat and Delivery Hero are interested in a takeover of the food delivery service. Grubhub... Read more ...

Developers are marketing bankrupt Neiman Marcus's flagship store - the heart...

Developers are marketing bankrupt Neiman Marcus's flagship store - the heart of NYC's glitzy $25 billion Hudson Yards mega-mall - as office space

Hudson Yards developers Related and Oxford are offering Neiman Marcus's nearly 200,000 square foot store - along with other space - to office tenants, according to marketing... Read more ...

Mainstream Media Ignores Black Unemployment Rising While Celebrating Jobless...

Mainstream Media Ignores Black Unemployment Rising While Celebrating Jobless Rate

Headlines across the internet repeatedly pointed in celebratory terms to the jobs report for May that was released Friday morning. But the good news of the jobless rate... Read more ...

Republicans cheer latest unemployment data

Republicans cheer latest unemployment data

Republican congressional leaders were ecstatic with Friday's unexpectedly positive jobs report, coming after months of grim news over the coronavirus pandemic and the imploding... Read more ...