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Dollar holds gains after US jobs data, but off highs due to wages - Reuters

December 8, 2017 - 2:34pm

Reuters

Dollar holds gains after US jobs data, but off highs due to wages
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The dollar rose against the euro and yen in choppy trading on Friday after a report showed the U.S. economy created more jobs than expected last month, but gains were capped by wages data that analysts said were disappointing. U.S ...

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Scandal cost three congressmen their jobs this week. The last time something like this happened, it was over slavery. - Washington Post

December 8, 2017 - 1:58pm

Washington Post

Scandal cost three congressmen their jobs this week. The last time something like this happened, it was over slavery.
Washington Post
Here's one way to put this extraordinary week into perspective, after sexual misconduct allegations felled three members of Congress: To find a comparable moment of mass resignations, you'd have to go back to the Civil War. In the months leading up to ...

FACT CHECK: President Trump's Record On Jobs And Stocks : NPR - NPR

December 8, 2017 - 1:54pm

NPR

FACT CHECK: President Trump's Record On Jobs And Stocks : NPR
NPR
President Trump bragged this week about job gains and a rising stock market. So what are the facts?

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Strong Jobs Report Not Enough To Lift Sluggish REITs - iShares ... - Seeking Alpha

December 8, 2017 - 1:53pm

Strong Jobs Report Not Enough To Lift Sluggish REITs - iShares ...
Seeking Alpha
Amid another record week for the S&P 500, REITs finished the week down 1%, dragged down by weakness in the tech sectors. REITs have underperformed the S&P 500 by 17% YTD. REITs have traded in an incredibly tight range in 2017. The peak to trough range ...

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Woz says Steve Jobs was like Donald Trump - CNET

December 8, 2017 - 12:58pm

CNET

Woz says Steve Jobs was like Donald Trump
CNET
Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives. President And Mrs Trump Host Hanukkah Reception At The White House. Does he remind you of Steve Jobs? Drew Angerer / Getty Images. Queen Elizabeth II is a lot ...

What November's jobs report means for American workers - PBS NewsHour

December 8, 2017 - 12:34pm

PBS NewsHour

What November's jobs report means for American workers
PBS NewsHour
Employers added 228,000 jobs in November, largely in the professional and business service and health care sectors, according to the latest report from the Labor Department. The unemployment rate, which measures those looking for a job who have not yet ...

November Jobs Report -- Brighter Picture for American Workers ... - National Review

December 8, 2017 - 12:24pm

National Review

November Jobs Report -- Brighter Picture for American Workers ...
National Review
The labor-market picture keeps getting brighter for American workers. Nonfarm payrolls increased 228,000 in November, beating consensus expectations. In the past year, payrolls are up an average of 173,000 per month. Although civilian employment, an ...

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Jobs are everywhere, just not for people over 55 - MarketWatch

December 8, 2017 - 12:21pm

MarketWatch

Jobs are everywhere, just not for people over 55
MarketWatch
For the 1.2 million people aged 55 and over who are out of work, the average length of unemployment is seven to nine months. By. RichardEisenberg. This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org. It is part of a partnership with Chasing the ...

The Economy Added 228000 Jobs in November As Unemployment Held Steady - New York Magazine

December 8, 2017 - 12:12pm

New York Magazine

The Economy Added 228000 Jobs in November As Unemployment Held Steady
New York Magazine
The job market in the U.S. continued to grow in November, adding 228,000 jobs as the unemployment rate remained at 4.1 percent, the lowest since 2000. It was the 86th consecutive month that the economy has added jobs. After a rash of hurricanes across ...
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How the Tax Plan Will Send Jobs Overseas - The Atlantic - The Atlantic

December 8, 2017 - 12:10pm

The Atlantic

How the Tax Plan Will Send Jobs Overseas - The Atlantic
The Atlantic
Companies are going to be able to save a ton of money by locating factories abroad.

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Trump Might Have Already Created Some Jobs - Bloomberg

December 8, 2017 - 11:35am

Bloomberg

Trump Might Have Already Created Some Jobs
Bloomberg
It's been a good year for people who specialize in digging stuff out of the ground and giving away money. by. Mark Whitehouse. @mrkwhths More stories by Mark Whitehouse. December 8, 2017, 8:35 AM PST. Job creator. Photographer: Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty ...

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Steve Jobs' BMW sold at auction for $329500 - Fox News

December 8, 2017 - 11:35am

Fox News

Steve Jobs' BMW sold at auction for $329500
Fox News
A BMW sports car originally purchased by Steve Jobs was sold at the RM Sotheby's Icons auction in New York City this week for $329,500, substantially more than the market value for the vehicle. RM Sotheby's (2000 BMW Z8). The 2000 Z8 convertible was ...

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Teva considering cutting up to 10000 jobs: Bloomberg - Reuters

December 8, 2017 - 10:05am

Reuters

Teva considering cutting up to 10000 jobs: Bloomberg
Reuters
(Reuters) - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA.TA) is considering cutting up to 10,000 jobs as CEO Kare Schultz seeks to reduce $1.5 billion to $2 billion in costs over the next two years, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the ...
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November Payrolls Add 228000 Jobs But Salaries Show Meager Growth - Forbes

December 8, 2017 - 9:25am

Forbes

November Payrolls Add 228000 Jobs But Salaries Show Meager Growth
Forbes
Michelle Crotty fills out paperwork as part of her job search at the Fayetteville office of the North Carolina Employment Security Commission. Photographer: Bob Rives/Bloomberg News. The American job market is chugging along -- but after more than ...

Company Opening 1st US Facility in Murray Creating 120 Jobs - SurfKY News (blog)

December 8, 2017 - 9:24am

SurfKY News (blog)

Company Opening 1st US Facility in Murray Creating 120 Jobs
SurfKY News (blog)
CALLOWAY COUNTY (12/8/17) — DAE-IL Corp., a manufacturer of powertrain parts, will invest $50 million and create 120 full-time jobs through the location of its first US facility in Murray, said Gov. Matt Bevin. “We are excited to welcome DAE-IL Corp ...

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Company Opening 1st US Facility in Murray Creating 120 Jobs - SurfKY News (blog)

December 8, 2017 - 9:24am

Company Opening 1st US Facility in Murray Creating 120 Jobs
SurfKY News (blog)
CALLOWAY COUNTY (12/8/17) — DAE-IL Corp., a manufacturer of powertrain parts, will invest $50 million and create 120 full-time jobs through the location of its first US facility in Murray, said Gov. Matt Bevin. “We are excited to welcome DAE-IL Corp ...

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Company Opening 1st U.S. Facility in Murray Creating 120 Jobs - SurfKY News (blog)

December 8, 2017 - 9:16am

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Company Opening 1st U.S. Facility in Murray Creating 120 Jobs
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An Expectations-Beating Jobs Report for November - The Atlantic

December 8, 2017 - 8:50am

The Atlantic

An Expectations-Beating Jobs Report for November
The Atlantic
Like ?The Atlantic? Subscribe to ?The Atlantic Daily?, our free weekday email newsletter. In November, the U.S. economy added 228,000 new jobs and the unemployment rate remained unchanged at 4.1 percent, maintaining the lowest rate since 2000. Last ...

Jobs: US economy added robust 228000 jobs in November - USA TODAY

December 8, 2017 - 8:47am

USA TODAY

Jobs: US economy added robust 228000 jobs in November
USA TODAY
Employers added 228,000 jobs last month in a sign the labor market is healthy despite worker shortages and two months of hurricane-related volatility. Wage growth, however, remained tepid. The unemployment rate, which is calculated from a different ...
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Jobs report crushes expectations as hurricane impact fades - Markets Insider

December 8, 2017 - 8:29am

Markets Insider

Jobs report crushes expectations as hurricane impact fades
Markets Insider
But wage growth was slow and weaker than expected, suggesting that many Americans are still on the sidelines of the full-time job market. Retail hiring was strong ahead of the busy holiday season. The manufacturing unemployment rate fell to a record ...
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