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by | April 07, 2018 | 01:46

In January the unemployment rate was 9.1 percent and rose to 10 percent in February. Arlington's unemployment rate tiptoed down to just slightly more than 2 percent in February, according to new federal data, with the county retaining its position as lowest in the commonwealth.

by | April 07, 2018 | 01:30

He said the company searched for ways to remove asbestos from talc and to make baby powder from other ingredients but ultimately dropped those ideas. The historic verdict comes six months after a Los Angeles Superior Court jury ruled in favor of J&J in the first trial aiming to link the company's products to mesothelioma , a rare cancer caused nearly exclusively by exposure to asbestos.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:55

The current market cap for Amazon .com, Inc.is 675.35B and trades in the Services and Catalog & Mail Order Houses. The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $1410.57, up from yesterday's close by 1.33%. The ratio increased due to AMZN positioning: 69 sold and 578 reduced. 667 increased stakes while 168 funds bought stakes. 152,396 are owned by Nordea Investment Management.

by | April 06, 2018 | 23:53

Job gains had slowed for most of 2017. That's still below the pre-recession level, which suggests that steady economic growth could continue to pull more job-seekers off the sidelines. The labor force participation rate dipped slightly from 63 percent to 62.9 percent. With labor market slack diminishing, wage growth picked up a bit in March.

by | April 06, 2018 | 17:58

Yesterday, gold prices fell as a result of a stronger USA dollar and improving risk sentiment. Spot gold dropped 0.6 per cent to US$1,333.09 per ounce by 1.35pm EDT (1735 GMT), after rising 1.3 per cent on Monday. However, Trump late on Thursday said he had instructed USA trade officials to consider $100 billion in additional tariffs on China, fuelling an already heated dispute between the world's two biggest economies.

by | April 06, 2018 | 17:12

In response to Trump's tariff on imported steel and aluminum, Beijing announced Wednesday morning that they will impose tariffs on $50 billion worth of US goods, including airplanes, cars, some chemicals, meats, fruits and whiskey. China is the world's top buyer of American soybeans with trade worth about $14 billion previous year. Previously, China had already announced that they will be putting tariffs on 128 USA goods that are imported into China .

by | April 06, 2018 | 16:00

China threatened to retaliate with its own 25% levy on around $50 billion of US imports including cars, chemicals, soybeans and aircraft. Affected products will include a wide variety of agricultural products such as soybeans, corn, beef, orange juice and tobacco.

by | April 06, 2018 | 15:54

Shares of RDS-B moved downward with change of -1.36% to its 50-day Moving average. Moving averages are used as a strong indicator for technical stock analysis and it helps investors in figuring out where the stock has been and also facilitate in determining where it may be possibly heading.

by | April 06, 2018 | 15:27

The price rise won't be applied to pure fruit juice or drinks that contain at least 75 per cent milk, so many ready-prepared milkshakes and coffee drink will be exempt from the tax . It was thought the tax would raise £500 million a year but new estimates suggest it will be closer to half that amount as a number of manufacturers have chose to lower the sugar content in their drinks to avoid falling foul of the levy.

by | April 06, 2018 | 09:33

Virgin Galactic said Thursday's milestone marked the start of the final portion of Unity's flight test program, which began after a 2014 test-flight crash of its predecessor, VSS Enterprise, which killed one of its two pilots and set back the project.

by | April 06, 2018 | 05:16

Auto Trader said that the drop in overall sales in the first quarter of the year was caused by a "triple whammy": sales in March 2017 being artificially high due to consumers rushing ahead with purchases before changes to Vehicle Excise Duty (road tax) came into effect; several days of Arctic weather impacting deliveries to dealers and deterring customers from visiting showrooms; and, the "ongoing negative impact of Brexit ".

by | April 06, 2018 | 03:11

Canada also imported more passenger cars and light trucks from India and Mexico. The Commerce Department noted the goods deficit widened to USD77.0 billion in February from USD76.7 billion in March, while services surplus narrowed to USD19.4 billion from USD20.0 billion.

by | April 06, 2018 | 01:40

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by | April 06, 2018 | 00:44

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by | April 06, 2018 | 00:37

O2 additionally secured all remaining 2.3GHz spectrum, 40MHz for £205.8m. - EE Limited (BT) has won 40MHz of 3.4GHz spectrum at a cost of £302,592,000. He added: "As a nation we're using ever more mobile data on smartphones and mobile devices". The new airwaves, or spectrum, are needed to underpin the internet of things , where, in the future, connected devices will be controllable via a smartphone from anywhere with a 5G connection.

by | April 05, 2018 | 17:27

Haasan told the reporters that in 2016, when the Supreme Court wanted the Centre to constitute the CMB, the government came up with "lame excuses" and technicalities "to delay it". Soon after an all-party meeting ended at the Anna Arivalayam, the DMK's headquarters, Stalin, accompanied by senior party leader Duraimurugan, headed to Valluvar Kottam and staged a demonstration.

by | April 05, 2018 | 16:47

However, DDB UK comes sadly close with a mean pay gap of 38.1% and a median pay gap of 34.2%. Acknowledging an "imbalance of men and women in our senior roles", Osherova goes on to say that while progress has been made in many areas "we're acutely aware there's still much more work to do".

by | April 05, 2018 | 11:50

West Texas Intermediate, the US benchmark for the price of oil , was up 0.35 percent to $63.23 per barrel. Crude oil prices dropped below $30 per barrel in early 2016 as USA oil production accelerated and members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries defended their market share with more output of their own.

by | April 05, 2018 | 09:37

The Boeing Company ( NYSE :BA) has risen 82.35% since April 4, 2017 and is uptrending. Financial Advisory Group increased its stake in Boeing Co (BA) by 396100% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Envestnet Asset Incorporated has 0% invested in Calavo Growers, Inc. Pictet Asset Mgmt Ltd holds 0.4% of its portfolio in PepsiCo, Inc. Wolverine Asset Ltd Liability accumulated 140,483 shares.

by | April 05, 2018 | 07:01

Bicycle kicks are not uncommon. "It was one of the most poignant moments of the night", said Ronaldo. The Portuguese ace was give a standing ovation by the crowd of the Allianz Stadium and after the final whistle Ronaldo thanked Juventus fans: "It was an incredible moment".

by | April 05, 2018 | 06:29

Zacks Investment Research's sales calculations are an average based on a survey of analysts that cover AMC Entertainment. Volatility is predictable to remain elevated, and President Donald Trump is a particular focus for the equity market, with shareholders wary of any trade actions he might declare - particularly after China retaliated to USA tariffs with protectionist measures of its own - in addition to his grudge with Amazon, which he has repeatedly criticized over Twitter in the ...

by | April 05, 2018 | 05:09

The company, which often moves on tech issues but is classified as a consumer-discretionary stock, has been under pressure from President Donald Trump's attacks on it (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/its-war-trump-reportedly-seeking-ways-to-hurt-amazon-2018-04-02), though analysts said it was unlikely (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/amazon-not-likely-to-pay-higher-postal-service-rates-despite-trump-attacks-2018-04-03) Trump's attacks would result in a meaningfully different ...

by | April 05, 2018 | 02:16

According to IIHS, side-curtain airbags did not deploy during tests of both the Outlander Sport and the Escape, which may have been a factor in both vehicles' scores. None of the seven SUVs tested qualified for the industry's Top Safety Pick Plus award, mainly due to headlights which fell short of a "good" rating.

by | April 04, 2018 | 22:02

Facebook may be complying with tougher user privacy laws in Europe, but its US users won't necessarily get the same benefit, Mark Zuckerberg has confirmed. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has a new event for his upcoming schedule: a date with the House Energy and Commerce Committee on April 11. It's far from certain what action, if any, the GOP-led Congress and the Trump administration might take against Facebook, but the company will nearly certainly oppose any efforts to regulate it or the ...

by | April 04, 2018 | 17:38

Olding's response was: "precious secrets". "I am deeply sorry for the hurt my comment has caused". The message read "Any sluts get f*cked?", and was referred to as being sent by "CG" during the course of the trial. However, Jackson is said to have made it clear to his representatives that the only club he wants to play for is Ulster. The Belfast Feminist Network (BFN) said the demonstration is to "put pressure" on Ulster Rugby not to "re- employ" Jackson and Olding.