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Business

Spending remains brisk in August

NEW YORK – Americans continued to spend at a brisk pace last month in the face of rising COVID-19 infections, though much of it...

September 17, 2021 1:00 am


Business

Jobless aid requests tick up from pandemic low

WASHINGTON – The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits moved up last week to 332,000 from a pandemic low, a sign the...

September 17, 2021 1:00 am

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DoorDash is suing New York City over a new law that requires delivery companies to share customer data with restaurants.  (STF)

Business

NYC sued over ordinance

September 16, 2021 1:00 am

Business

Hurricane slows industrial output

WASHINGTON – U.S. industrial production slowed to a 0.4% gain in August as shutdowns of petroleum refineries and petrochemical...

September 16, 2021 1:00 am

Business

Van Wert distributor Ray Industrial acquired

Buckeye Industrial Supply Co., a Columbus, Ohio-based industrial products distributor with a location in Cincinnati, has acquired Ray...

September 16, 2021 1:00 am

Financial Markets Wall Street FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2021 file photo, pedestrians pass the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File) (John Minchillo
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Business

Stocks end lower after a brief afternoon recovery fades

September 16, 2021 4:50 pm

South Korea Financial Markets A currency trader walks by screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), left, and the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man) (Lee Jin-man
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Business

Stocks start mixed as retail sales jump helps some sectors

September 16, 2021 10:30 am

Retail Sales In this July 21, 2021 photo, a consumer shops as she wears a mask at a retail store in Morton Grove, Ill. Americans kept shopping last month, despite a rise in COVID-19 cases. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh) (Nam Y. Huh
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Business

Surprise uptick in spending by Americans as delta spread

September 16, 2021 10:20 am