Weekly applications up to 277,000, the highest in four weeks.
LANSING — Michigan’s unemployment rate in May fell to 4.7 percent, on par with the national rate. Total employment for the month, however, was unchanged from April, marking the first month this year that it did not increase, according
No hint on timing of next hike, in part because of uncertain job market.
Driven by the biggest monthly increase in energy prices in a year.
Climbed 0.5 percent, led by online retailers, restaurants and sporting goods stores.
U.K.’s costs of departure will depend on what obstacles are placed in the way.
Using cash reserves to finance new buildings, renovate existing ones.
WASHINGTON — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell last week after three straight weeks of increases. The drop followed a weak employment report that deepened doubts about the economy. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said the average 30-year fixed-
Family operations are North Dakota’s heritage.
PARIS — About a quarter of Air France pilots are striking to demand better working conditions — the latest challenge to travelers and France’s image as it hosts Europe’s biggest sporting event. Weeks of strikes and