Workers call on Walmart to stop selling guns in wake of mass shootings

Some Walmart employees are joining a chorus calling for the nation's biggest retailer to stop selling guns in the wake of two mass shootings        READ SOURCE

US weekly jobless claims rise less than expected

The number of Americans filing applications for jobless benefits rose marginally from near a 49-year low last week, suggesting underlying strength in the labor market and broader economy. Initial claims...

Businesses offer furlough freebies, shutdown specials and assistance to federal workers

Wireless providers including AT&T, Verizon and Sprint are willing to work with furloughed federal government workers on payment programs.         READ SOURCE

Cramer: If Fed chief Powell were to 'walk back' aggressive rate remarks, Wall Street...

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell could "walk back" his aggressive statements on interest rates, CNBC's Jim Cramer predicted Wednesday. "All he has to do is say, 'You know what, I think that everything is...

Ad Meter 2019: Bumble

Ad Meter 2019: Serena Williams stars in Bumble's 2019 Super Bowl ad.         READ SOURCE

The Federal Reserve’s June dot plot — chart

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday signalled no interest rate cuts this year but signalled easing in 2020 following its two-day monetary policy-setting meeting. The so-called dot plot, in which individual Fed officials map...

Sliding U.S. Inflation May Provoke Fed Rate Cut Later This Year

© Bloomberg. The U.S. Federal Reserve building stands in Washington D.C. Photographer: Brendan Smialowski/Bloomberg ...

Trump says he will announce decision on China tariffs after market close

© Reuters. Trump holds a worker meeting at the White House in Washington ...