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Author: 0 United States employers Add Only 138K Jobs, Unemployment Rate Dips

The government report follows one from the day before that showed there were 253,000 private sector job additions during May, up from a downwardly revised level of 174,000 in April, according to payroll processor ADP . The Fed raised interest rates in March. But although the USA economy has been adding jobs at a furious pace, workers still aren't seeing very rapid wage growth.

Finance BA board set to demand external probe into bank holiday IT collapse
Author: 0 BA board set to demand external probe into bank holiday IT collapse

It said: "It's very much human error that's to blame. It's not over yet". Bill Francis, Head of Group IT at BA's owner International Airlines Group (IAG), has sent an email to staff saying an investigation so far had found that an Uninterruptible Power Supply to a core data centre at Heathrow was over-ridden on Saturday morning.

Finance Topeka forecast for coming days calls for highs in 80s
Author: 0 Topeka forecast for coming days calls for highs in 80s

Lower humidity and smaller rain chances headline the forecast for the end of next week, too. I'll not make a lot of changes for the Sunday period but will technically have a slightly higher pop Sunday than I had yesterday for the update.

Author: 0 Ireland set to have first gay PM

Despite his opposition of Kenny, the Taoiseach appointed Mr Varadkar minister for transport, tourism and sport. Following the announcement on Friday evening, the new Fine Gael leader said, "If my election shows anything it's that prejudice has no hold in this Republic".

Finance Stosur urges Court to stop comments about same-sex marriage
Author: 0 Stosur urges Court to stop comments about same-sex marriage

The 60-year-old addressed her letter to the Margaret Court Arena, one of the main show courts at the Australian Open. Australian players Sam Stosur and Casey Dellacqua, who each picked up the singles and doubles titles respectively at a tournament in Strasbourg last weekend and are now playing in the French Open , each found time to take Court to task, with Stosur warning a player boycott of Margaret Court Arena might ensue at the next Australian Open, while Tennis Australia rushed to ...

Author: 0 Private Survey: Private Companies added 253000 jobs in May

The latest data cemented bets that Fed policy makers will hike interest rates when they meet this month. A job seeker fills out an application at the King Soopers grocery store table at a job fair at the Denver Workforce Center in Denver, Colorado, U.S.

Finance Birkin bag sells for record $380000 at Hong Kong auction
Author: 0 Birkin bag sells for record $380000 at Hong Kong auction

It was estimated to sell for between 1,500,000 (£149,431) and 2,000,000 HKD (£199,241), but was sold for above its asking price at 2,940,000 HKD (£292,994) to an anonymous buyer. The price surpasses the record set a year ago when Christie's auctioned a similar Birkin bag for $A400,500. However, now 70, she recently told the BBC "she rarely uses the bag" and "often overfills the bag, making it 'very heavy'".

Finance Session Recap: Viewing Unusual Volume for TEGNA Inc. (NYSE:TGNA)
Author: 0 Session Recap: Viewing Unusual Volume for TEGNA Inc. (NYSE:TGNA)

Want to see what other hedge funds are holding TGNA? Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS raised its stake in shares of Tegna by 0.4% in the fourth quarter. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.45 EPS. Equities research analysts anticipate that Tegna will post $1.67 EPS for the current year.

Finance Dow, S&P flat at open as job growth slows in May
Author: 0 Dow, S&P flat at open as job growth slows in May

The Dax in Germany led the way with a 1% gain. Small caps also showed some hustle, with Russell 2000 futures bagging a almost 0.7% advance. JOB JUMP: Employers continue to hire more workers. The dollar rose to 111.33 Japanese yen from 110.57 yen late Wednesday. The euro fell to $1.1225 from $1.1246, and the British pound edged up to $1.2898 from $1.2892.

Finance Penguins Down Predators in Game 2
Author: 0 Penguins Down Predators in Game 2

The Pittsburgh Penguins captured Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final without playing anything close to their A-game. In Game 1 , the Penguins pushed three goals by Rinne in a span of 4:11 in the first period to build a 3-0 lead. That gave Pittsburgh as many shots as it had in Game 1 . Rinne is now winless in five career starts at Pittsburgh and looking to change his luck in Nashville where the Predators are 7-1 in the playoffs.

Finance China factory activity held steady in May, index shows
Author: 0 China factory activity held steady in May, index shows

For the full year as well, manufacturing, like several other industry components reported dismal numbers. Japanese manufacturing activity grew at its fastest pace in three months in May as new orders rose, prompting factories to ramp up production, a private survey showed on Thursday, adding to signs the economy is sustaining momentum in the second quarter.

Finance Google challenges Apple's Siri by opening digital assistant to iPhone
Author: 0 Google challenges Apple's Siri by opening digital assistant to iPhone

Google made a number of updates to Assistant's capabilities, including an interesting tie-in with yet another new Google product called Google Lens. You can also get all the usual Assistant help like "show me how long it will take to work" or "will I need an umbrella today" which shows the information on the screen.

Author: 0 The Sage Group plc (SGE) Given "Sell" Rating at Canaccord Genuity

The rating was maintained by 41.7% on Thursday, March 10 with "Financial". The company was downgraded on Friday, September 9 by BNP Paribas. The rating was maintained by Numis Securities with "Buy" on Tuesday, October 11. The SI to Immersion Corporation's float is 8.52%. 5,090 were accumulated by Provident Tru. Brown Advisory Incorporated invested 0% in Republic Services, Inc.

Author: 0 Cooler heads prevail: A different Mr. Met back at ballpark

While Mr. Met will be at Thursday's game, a different person will be inside the suit. Wheeler didn't factor into the decision in his most recent start last Saturday, when he gave up three runs on seven hits and two walks while striking out five over six innings as the Mets fell to the Pittsburgh Pirates, 5-4, in 10 innings.

Finance Bob Segar, Silver Bullet Band to perform at Huntington Center
Author: 0 Bob Segar, Silver Bullet Band to perform at Huntington Center

The arena and amphitheater tour will eventually include additional dates in Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Seattle, Minneapolis and other cities to be announced at a later time. The one show that has already gone on sale in Seger's hometown of Detroit at DTE Energy Music Theatre sold out in just nine minutes. Select dates will feature Nancy Wilson of Heart .

Finance EPA offers buyouts in bid to cut staff -internal memo
Author: 0 EPA offers buyouts in bid to cut staff -internal memo

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says it will clean lead-contaminated property in a northwest in city so that it meets residential standards. Adler said the grants will help continue the city's practice of turning former brownfield sites into community assets such as the Mabel Davis District Park, the African American Cultural and Heritage Facility and the Guadalupe-Saldana Subdivision.

Finance U.S. Stocks Weaken on Fresh Economic Concerns
Author: 0 U.S. Stocks Weaken on Fresh Economic Concerns

The market ended May with a tiresome thud, running losses of 0.1% across the Nasdaq , S&P 500 and Dow Jones industrial average . JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs led the losers with respective losses of 2.1% and 3.3%. European bourses are lower, with France's CAC -0.6%, U.K.'s FTSE -0.3% and Germany's DAX -0.1%; in Asia, Japan's Nikkei finished flat, while China's Shanghai Composite was closed for a holiday.

Finance BA says 'many' of its IT systems up and running
Author: 0 BA says 'many' of its IT systems up and running

Cruz apologized in a video statement, saying: "I know this has been a frightful time for customers". An airline spokeswoman said: "We operated a full schedule at Gatwick on Sunday". Mr Cruz said: "On Saturday morning at around 9.30 there was indeed a power surge that had a catastrophic effect over some communications hardware which eventually affected all the messaging across our systems".