Archive for September 10th, 2015

U.S. jobless claims drop; imported inflation remains weak

Thursday, September 10th, 2015

The U.S. labor market appeared to gain momentum in early September as fewer Americans filed for weekly unemployment benefits, but weak inflation pressures may complicate the Federal Reserve's decision whether to raise interest rates. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits dropped 6,000 to a seasonally adjusted 275,000 for the week ended Sept. 5, the Labor [...]

California drops petroleum cut plan

Thursday, September 10th, 2015

California has dropped plans to halve petroleum use in vehicles by 2030, after intense lobbying from the oil industry. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

Votto goes wild in argument, Pirates beat Reds on Kang slam

Thursday, September 10th, 2015

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joey Votto just went berserk. Read more Yahoo News – Top Stories

VIDEO: Mueller killed by IS, says ex-sex slave

Thursday, September 10th, 2015

US hostage Kayla Mueller was murdered by the so-called Islamic State, and not killed in a coalition airstrike as IS claims, according to a Yazidi woman who escaped the group. Read more BBC News – US & Canada