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U.S. Economy Adds 287000 Jobs In June, Exceeding Expectations

The June numbers are the latest in what's been consistent growth for the sector for several months. The Labour Department confirmed only 11,000 jobs were created in May, a revision well down on the 38,000 figure previously reported . The hiring slowdown caught Federal Reserve officials off guard. How will the United Kingdom's unsettling vote to leave the European Union affect the USA and global economies? Futures traders assigned about a 24 percent probability of a Fed rate hike by ...



Duke of Kent to present trophies at Wimbledon

The German underdog will be striving to repeat her stunning Australian Open final triumph over Serena Williams and clinch a second grand slam crown in six months. "I just feel more relaxed and more at peace than I may have been in the past". The American sports a 30-4 record this season and is one more victory away from becoming a seven-time Wimbledon champion.



Senate passes GMO labeling legislation

Looks like Vermont's new GMO labeling law may not be long for this world: A bill that would block states from passing their own GMO labeling laws just passed in the Senate, reports The Hill , and is expected to easily pass in the House .



Tesla waited nine-days to disclose fatal Model S crash

Tesla delivered fewer cars in the second quarter of 2016 than planned, as pressure mounts for the company to keep up with the huge and growing demand for its electric vehicles . Tesla's real trouble right now might be incoming scrutiny from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, which is now putting the automaker's autopilot feature under the microscope.



The Congressional Black Caucus Just Issued a Passionate Call for Gun Control

Republicans, what on Earth - why are you recoiling and not giving us a debate on gun violence? The Caucus Chair and other members declared the police shootings of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling and the killings of five Dallas police officers as the continued problem of easy access to guns in America.



Black man found hanging from a tree in Atlanta park

A march planned by the Georgia NAACP was scheduled for 6 p.m. Friday in Atlanta as a response to the deadly shootings of black men by police officers near Minneapolis, Minnesota and in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He asked people on social media "to be honest, and accurate and care about what you're putting out". Social media users tweeted that KKK members had been passing out flyers in the park that night and are known to often frequent the park.