Tag: Economy

Virus’s impact: More relaxing and thinking, less socializing

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SAN DIEGO — The eruption of COVID-19 last year caused the proportion of people working from home in the U.S. to nearly double, with...

Stocks open higher on Wall Street, on track for weekly gain

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Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street Friday, keeping the market on track for a weekly gain following a big drop at the beginning...

Stocks push higher on Wall Street, on track for weekly gain

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Stocks rose in early trading on Wall Street Friday and put the major indexes on track for a strong finish in a week that...

Stocks push higher on Wall Street, on track for weekly gain

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Stocks rose on Wall Street Friday, putting the market on track for a strong finish in a week that opened with a stumble. ...

Stocks push higher on Wall Street, on track for weekly gain

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Stocks rose on Wall Street Friday, putting the market on track for a strong finish in a week that opened with a stumble. ...

Biden admin stepping up community grants from COVID bill

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WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden's administration is beginning to make $3 billion in economic development grants available to communities — a tenfold increase in...

Hong Kong police arrest 5 trade union members for sedition

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HONG KONG — Hong Kong police on Thursday arrested five trade union members and a court denied bail for four editors and journalists on...

EU chief rejects renegotiation of NI rules in Brexit pact

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LONDON — The head of the European Union's executive arm flatly refused Thursday to renegotiate post-Brexit trade rules with the U.K. after Prime Minister...

US average mortgage rates dip for 4th week; 30-year at 2.78%

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WASHINGTON — Mortgage rates fell for the fourth straight week, undercut by worries that the surging delta coronavirus variant and the worsening pandemic in...

Twitter posts stronger-than-expected Q2 results, shares jump

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Twitter on Thursday posted stronger-than-expected earnings for the second quarter thanks to growing advertising demand across all geographic regions and types of ad products....