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Donald Trump boasts about 4.8 million new jobs as he claims US economy is 'roaring back'

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

US President Trump today held a press conference to boast about the US jobs increase in June.
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Dow surges 440 points after US adds way more jobs than expected in June

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

US equities soared on Thursday after June's jobs report trounced estimates and lifted hopes for a swift economic recovery.
American businesses added 4.8 million payrolls last month , according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, handily beating expectations of a 3 million payroll increase .
The unemployment rate fell to 11.1%, below the anticipated reading of 12.5%.
Oil prices climbed, with West Texas Intermediate crude gaining as much as 1.6%, to $40.44 per barrel.
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US stocks jumped on Thursday after June jobs data beat expectations and further fueled...
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US unemployment falls in June as non-farm payrolls add 4.8 million jobs

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

US unemployment fell in June as non-farm payrolls added 4.8 million jobs, the Labor Department.
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Coronavirus: Record US job surge despite infection resurgence

Coronavirus: Record US job surge despite infection resurgence

1 month ago   |   By Wessexfm

The US economy created a record 4.8 million net new jobs last month as economists warn the country's coronavirus recovery is at risk from a resurgence of infections.
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Economy adds 4.8 million new jobs in June in lockdown recovery, official figures show

Economy adds 4.8 million new jobs in June in lockdown recovery, official figures show

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

The Bureau of Labor Statistics' official June unemployment estimates say unemployment now stands at 11.1% after a record number of new jobs. But prospects of further recover are bleak.
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US weekly jobless claims hit 1.4 million, more than economist forecasts

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

US jobless claims for the week that ended Saturday totaled 1.43 million, the Labor Department said Thursday. That was slightly higher than the consensus economist estimate of 1.35 million.
Thursday's report marked the 13th straight week of declining claims. It also brought total filings over a 15-week period to nearly 49 million.
Continuing claims, the aggregate total of people receiving unemployment benefits, totaled 19.3 million for the week that ended June 13.
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More than a million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week...
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US economy smashes forecasts, adds 4.8 million jobs in June as unemployment declines to 11.1%

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics on Thursday said the US added 4.8 million jobs in June. That exceeded the 3 million payroll additions expected by economists surveyed by Bloomberg.
It marks the second straight month of job additions as the economy tries to claw back from a coronavirus-induced recession. The US saw record job losses in April.
The data also showed that the US unemployment rate was 11.1%, down from 13.3% in May.
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The US economy notched its second straight month of job additions in June amid nationwide efforts to claw back...
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Donald Trump is escorted from White House press conference minutes after it...

Donald Trump is escorted from White House press conference minutes after it began

President Donald Trump was escorted from his press conference less than five minutes after it began when a Secret Service agent stepped into the briefing room and whispered in... Read more ...

4 bizarre and shocking details from McDonald's lawsuit alleging its ex-CEO...

4 bizarre and shocking details from McDonald's lawsuit alleging its ex-CEO lied about sexual relationships with employees

McDonald's filed a lawsuit against ex-CEO Steve Easterbrook on Monday. McDonald's alleges in the lawsuit that ex-CEO Steve Easterbrook engaged in sexual relationships with... Read more ...

A California judge ruled that Uber and Lyft have to classify their drivers...

A California judge ruled that Uber and Lyft have to classify their drivers as employees, not contractors

Uber and Lyft will have to treat their California drivers as employees rather than independent contractors, a judge ruled Monday. The two companies were sued by the California... Read more ...

Stitch-up! Unilever's UK plans could be derailed by £9bn Dutch 'departure tax'

Stitch-up! Unilever's UK plans could be derailed by £9bn Dutch 'departure tax'

UNILEVER has warned a plan to unify its headquarters in London and scrap its Dutch base might not go ahead if MPs in the Netherlands pass a law forcing the mulitnational... Read more ...

You can now try all the new features coming to your Apple Watch this fall...

You can now try all the new features coming to your Apple Watch this fall before they officially launch - here's how to do it

Apple has launched the public beta for its watchOS 7 software update coming this fall, meaning you can try out the new features before they officially debut. The watchOS 7... Read more ...

Minor car crash forces Britain's first Dutch-style roundabout to CLOSE just...

Minor car crash forces Britain's first Dutch-style roundabout to CLOSE just days after it opened 

A car hit an unfinished beacon on the controversial £2.3million system in Cambridge and left workmen with no choice but to shut it for three nights. Read more ...

McDonald's former CEO exchanged sexually explicit photos and videos with 3...

McDonald's former CEO exchanged sexually explicit photos and videos with 3 coworkers via his company email, a new lawsuit from the fast-food giant claims

McDonald's filed a lawsuit on Monday against its former CEO, Steve Easterbrook, for conducting sexual relationships with three employees and lying about it while under... Read more ...

Trump says his GOP acceptance speech will take place at Gettysburg or the...

Trump says his GOP acceptance speech will take place at Gettysburg or the White House

President Donald Trump on Monday said his GOP acceptance speech will be held at either the White House or Gettysburg. Either location would be controversial, given both are... Read more ...

Britain's first 'Dutch-style' roundabout closes after car ploughs into...

Britain's first 'Dutch-style' roundabout closes after car ploughs into beacon before reopening

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Manchester United vs FC Copenhagen, Europa League quarter-final: live score...

Manchester United vs FC Copenhagen, Europa League quarter-final: live score and latest updates

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