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Janet Yellen, Jon Hilsenrath
| December 1st, 2020  12:07 AM
Biden names liberal econ team as pandemic threatens workers
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — With unemployment still high and the pandemic threatening yet another economic slump, President-elect Joe Biden is assembling a team of liberal advisers who have long focused on the nation’s workers and government efforts to address economic inequality. Janet Yellen, announced Monday as Biden’s nominee for treasury…
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GAO says weekly unemployment benefits report flawed
GAO says weekly unemployment benefits report flawed
November 30th, 2020  6:23 PM

A government watchdog has found that the Labor Department’s widely watched weekly unemployment benefits data are providing an inaccurate reading on the number of newly laid off workers because of flaws in the government’s data collection

Justin Trudeau
Canada to add to record deficit in pandemic recovery attempt
November 30th, 2020  5:28 PM

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government is vowing to spend billions more to help the country recover from the pandemic

Stocks slip, but S&P 500 still logs best month since April
Stocks slip, but S&P 500 still logs best month since April
November 30th, 2020  5:26 PM

Stocks pulled back slightly from their record levels Monday as Wall Street put a quiet coda on one of its most rocking months in decades

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Fed chair Powell says economic improvement has moderated in recent months with outlook 'extraordinarily uncertain'
November 30th, 2020  4:30 PM

Fed chair Powell says economic improvement has moderated in recent months with outlook 'extraordinarily uncertain'

Stocks fall as Wall Street puts quiet stamp on rocking month
Stocks fall as Wall Street puts quiet stamp on rocking month
November 30th, 2020  3:01 PM

U.S. stocks are pulling back from their record levels Monday, as Wall Street puts a quiet coda on one of its most rocking months in decades

GM rethinks planned stake in electric vehicle maker Nikola
GM rethinks planned stake in electric vehicle maker Nikola
November 30th, 2020  11:36 AM

General Motors will no longer be taking stake in the electric vehicle company Nikola which announced Monday that it would scuttle one of its marquee vehicles, an electric and hydrogen-powered pickup that was to be called the Badger

GM walks away from stake in electric vehicle maker Nikola
GM walks away from stake in electric vehicle maker Nikola
November 30th, 2020  11:02 AM

General Motors will no longer be taking stake in the electric vehicle company Nikola which announced Monday that it would scuttle one of its marquee vehicles, an electric and hydrogen-powered pickup that was to be called the Badger

Janet Yellen, Jon Hilsenrath
Biden to nominate Yellen, highlight diversity on econ team
November 30th, 2020  10:48 AM

President-elect Joe Biden has announced several of his most senior economic advisers

Janet Yellen, Jon Hilsenrath
Biden to nominate Yellen, highlights diversity on econ team
November 30th, 2020  10:40 AM

President-elect Joe Biden has announced several of his most senior economic advisers

Germany's Merkel: Brexit no-deal would set bad example
Germany's Merkel: Brexit no-deal would set bad example
November 30th, 2020  10:21 AM

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Britain and the European Union would set a bad example if they fail to reach a deal on their future relationship, but again insisted that the EU doesn’t want a deal at any price

Stocks dip as Wall Street puts quiet stamp on rocking month
Stocks dip as Wall Street puts quiet stamp on rocking month
November 30th, 2020  10:13 AM

U.S. stocks are easing back from their record levels Monday, and Wall Street appears to be putting a quiet coda on one of its most rocking months in decades

Stocks open lower but are still headed for big monthly gains
Stocks open lower but are still headed for big monthly gains
November 30th, 2020  9:44 AM

Stocks are falling in the early going on Wall Street as traders return from the Thanksgiving holiday, but major indexes are still on track for hefty monthly gains

Stocks edge off record highs as investors gauge outlook
Stocks edge off record highs as investors gauge outlook
November 30th, 2020  7:12 AM

Global shares are mostly lower as investors take a breather after pushing Wall Street to a record high last week on hopes for a COVID-19 vaccine

Global shares fall despite fresh records on Wall Street
Global shares fall despite fresh records on Wall Street
November 30th, 2020  3:33 AM

Global shares have fallen despite a record high finish on Wall Street last week driven by hopes for a COVID-19 vaccine and relief for the global economy

Asian shares fall despite fresh records on Wall Street
Asian shares fall despite fresh records on Wall Street
November 30th, 2020  1:55 AM

Asian shares are lower on renewed caution despite a record high finish on Wall Street last week driven by hopes for a COVID-19 vaccine and relief for the global economy

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This Week: Construction spending, Fed survey, US jobs report
November 30th, 2020  1:00 AM

The Commerce Department issues its October tally of U.S. construction spending Tuesday

Asian shares mixed despite fresh records on Wall Street
Asian shares mixed despite fresh records on Wall Street
November 29th, 2020  10:26 PM

Asian shares are mixed on renewed caution despite a record high finish on Wall Street last week driven by hopes for a COVID-19 vaccine and relief for the global economy

Asian shares mixed despite record high S&P 500
Asian shares mixed despite record high S&P 500
November 29th, 2020  10:24 PM

Asian shares are mixed on renewed caution despite a record high finish on Wall Street last week driven by hopes for a COVID-19 vaccine and relief for the global economy

UK says Brexit trade talks with EU are in their 'last week'
UK says Brexit trade talks with EU are in their 'last week'
November 29th, 2020  7:24 AM

Britain’s foreign minister says there is only about a week left for the U.K. and the European Union to strike a post-Brexit trade deal, with fishing rights the major obstacle to agreement

UK, EU resume face-to-face trade talks with time running out
UK, EU resume face-to-face trade talks with time running out
November 28th, 2020  7:21 AM

Teams from Britain and the European Union are resuming face-to-face talks on a post-Brexit trade deal, but both sides sound gloomy about striking an agreement in the little remaining time

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Michigan restaurant leaves franchise over virus restrictions
November 27th, 2020  8:59 PM

A Big Boy restaurant in Michigan’s Thumb region has lost its name after the owners refused to stop indoor dining as part of statewide restrictions to slow the spread of the coronavirus

Stocks rise on Wall Street as S&P 500 hits record high
Stocks rise on Wall Street as S&P 500 hits record high
November 27th, 2020  2:09 PM

The S&P 500 is closing a shortened session at a record high Friday as investors continue to look forward to the distribution of a COVID-19 vaccine and relief for the economy

Stocks rise on Wall Street as S&P 500 hits at record high
Stocks rise on Wall Street as S&P 500 hits at record high
November 27th, 2020  1:17 PM

The S&P 500 is closing a shortened session at a record high Friday as investors continue to look forward to the distribution of a COVID-19 vaccine and relief for the economy

Stocks rise on Wall Street, headed for solid weekly gain
Stocks rise on Wall Street, headed for solid weekly gain
November 27th, 2020  11:58 AM

Stocks are rising on Wall Street Friday during a shortened trading session

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