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Job Openings Associated Press
The Labor Department said the number of job postings on the last day of August dipped to 6.49 million, down from 6.70 million in July.  (Nam Y. HuhSTF)

Business

Jobless aid filings decline

WASHINGTON – The number of laid-off Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell last week to 787,000, a sign that job losses may...

October 23, 2020 1:00 am


Financial Markets Wall Street FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2020 file photo, pedestrians pass the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks are mixed on Wall Street, following gains in European markets, as more U.S. companies report encouraging results for the summer earnings period. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) (Frank Franklin II
STF)

Business

US stocks shake off wobbly start, end mostly higher

October 23, 2020 5:00 pm

Financial Markets Wall Street FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2020 file photo, pedestrians pass the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks are mixed on Wall Street, following gains in European markets, as more U.S. companies report encouraging results for the summer earnings period. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) (Frank Franklin II
STF)

Business

Stocks down on Wall Street as more earnings come in

October 23, 2020 12:50 pm

Business

Southwest to again sell middle seat

Southwest Airlines is ending its pandemic-era policy of underselling flights to allow middle seats to remain open at the end of...

October 23, 2020 1:00 am

Business

Joblessness in area falls to 5.8%

October 22, 2020 1:00 am

US Opioid Crisis Purdue Pharma Associated Press
Deputy Attorney General Jeffrey A. Rosen holds a news conference to announce the results of the global resolution of criminal and civil investigations with an opioid manufacturer Wednesday.  (Yuri GripasPOOL)

Business

Opioid maker to plead guilty

October 22, 2020 1:00 am

Hong Kong Cathay Pacific Associated Press
Hong Kong airline Cathay Pacific Airways on Wednesday said it would cut 8,500 jobs and shut down its regional airline unit.  (Kin CheungSTF)

Business

Hong Kong airline making massive cuts

October 22, 2020 1:00 am