US weekly jobless claims report totals 6.6 million

US weekly jobless claims report totals 6.6 million

Jobless rolls continued to swell due to the coronavirus shutdown, with 6.6 million Americans filing first-time unemployment claims last week, the Labor Department reported Thursday. That brings the total claims over the past three weeks to more than 16 million. If you compare those claims to the 151 million people on payrolls in the last […]

Investors Brace for Alarming Jobs Report: Live Updates

Investors Brace for Alarming Jobs Report: Live Updates

Asia’s mixed markets signal a pause after Wall Street’s swoon.Major Asian markets were mixed at midday on Thursday, suggesting that investors were taking a deep breath after pounding Wall Street stocks sharply lower on Wednesday.Indexes in Japan and Hong Kong were...
Ethiopian Report on 737 Max Crash Blames Boeing

Ethiopian Report on 737 Max Crash Blames Boeing

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopian investigators have concluded in a new analysis that the March 2019 crash of an Ethiopian Airlines flight was caused by design flaws in the Boeing 737 Max plane and not by the performance of the airline or its pilots, adding to the...