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The Morning Hustle

5:00 am 9:00 am

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The Morning Hustle

5:00 am 9:00 am


Catherine McQueen/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — The U.S. hiring saw a dramatic increase in July, as the economy added 528,000 jobs and the unemployment rate fell to 3.5%, according to data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday. The report defied expectations of a hiring slowdown as the Federal Reserve carries out a fight […]

Catherine McQueen/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — Wall Street will be closely watching the new U.S. employment data on Friday, the latest sign of whether the U.S. economy is entering a recession as the Federal Reserve carries out a fight against inflation that aims to slash demand by slowing the economy. Resilient hiring in recent months […]

nycshooter/Getty Images (ST. LOUIS) — Nearly 2,500 Boeing workers at three St. Louis-area facilities on Wednesday accepted a contract offer from the plane manufacturer after calling off a strike planned for earlier this week. In recent weeks, a dispute over the three-year contract centered on retirement compensation. Workers last Sunday rejected an offer that fell […]

Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images, FILE (NEW YORK) — The parent company of department store chain T.J. Maxx has agreed to pay a $13 million fine for the sale of roughly 1,200 recalled products over a five-year period, including products determined to have put infants at risk of suffocation and death, a federal agency said […]

nycshooter/Getty Images (ST. LOUIS) — Nearly 2,500 Boeing workers at three St. Louis-area facilities will vote Wednesday on a contract offer from the plane manufacturer after calling off a strike planned for earlier this week. The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, or IAMAW, is recommending that workers approve the new offer and expects […]

Matteo Colombo/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — After a near-historic decline over the first half of the year, the S&P 500 — a popular index to which many 401(k) accounts are pegged — bounced back in July with its strongest month since November 2020. The other major indices, the tech-heavy Nasdaq and the Dow Industrial Average, […]

Busà Photography/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — When the pandemic struck and tourism dried up, Gerardo Vidal, a New York City tour guide, lost nearly all of his income, he said. Vidal, who lives in a one-bedroom apartment with his wife and two children in Corona, Queens, said work as a guide picked back up at […]

Ting Shen/Bloomberg via Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — The Federal Reserve significantly raised its benchmark interest rate on Wednesday, the latest in a series of hikes meant to tackle sky-high price increases last seen more than four decades ago. But rate hikes at the Fed risk widespread financial pain. An increase to the benchmark interest rate […]

Bloomberg Creative/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — Economists expect a major rate hike from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday, the latest in a series of borrowing cost increases as the central bank tries to slash near-historic inflation while avoiding a recession. The Fed will likely raise the benchmark interest rate 0.75%, which would repeat an identical hike […]

nycshooter/Getty Images (ST. LOUIS) — Nearly 2,500 Boeing workers are set to go on strike next month after voting down a union contract on Sunday. Workers at three St. Louis-area plants will begin the strike on Aug. 1 after rejecting an offer that insufficiently compensated workers through its retirement plan, the International Association of Machinists […]