President Donald Trump's top economic advisor pointed to strong retail sales and low unemployment as signs that the U.S. economy remained strong. A gauge of U.S. manufacturing, however, fell to its lowest reading since 2009 as demand weakened and ...

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Sept. 15 (UPI) --The United Auto Workers union announced Sunday morning it will strike against General Motors at midnight after its members failed to reach a new labor agreement. The union's 46,000 members at GM plane to walk off the job at 31 GM factories ...

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(Reuters) - Attacks on Saudi oil plants have boosted concerns about supply security in the Middle East and should raise the risk premium in the global crude market, shifting focus from a gloomy economic backdrop, S&P Global Platts said on Sunday.

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Saudi Arabia’s national oil company expects to restore roughly a third of crude output disrupted due to a weekend attack by day’s end on Monday, Saudi officials said, a step back from earlier hopes that it could quickly resume full production by the ...

Amazon's 'career day' expected to draw thousands to Crystal City, Virginia
Thousands of job-seekers are expected to swarm the site of Amazon's future headquarters at a "career day" in Crystal City, Virginia, on Tuesday as the online retail giant accelerates its hiring and increases its presence in northern Virginia. The company ...   Houston Chronicle  
China's Bond Traders Stuck With a Market That Just Doesn't Move
(Bloomberg) -- While most of the world’s bond markets swing between massive gains and losses, traders in China are getting increasingly stuck. Consider this: last week’s paltry 8 basis-point ...   YAHOO!  
Critics are right: AT&T has messed up before, and CEO Randall Stephenson paid for it
Elliott Management, the New York hedge fund that targeted AT&T last week, put a bright spotlight on AT&T’s unsuccessful bid to buy T-Mobile in 2011. "Possibly the most damaging deal was the one not done," Elliott wrote in its lengthy critique of the ...   Dallas Morning News  
J.C. Penney Stock Has Doubled in a Month, and Another Insider Bought Shares
This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers visit http://www.djreprints.com. https://www.barrons.com/articles/j-c-penney-stock-doubled-another-insider ...   Barron's  
U.S. Navy says in letter to state that it opposes cleanup plan for Bethpage plume
The U.S. Navy is opposing the state’s $585 million proposal to fully clean up and contain groundwater pollution coming from the former Northrop Grumman and Navy-owned facilities in Bethpage and accused the state of not basing its plan on science.   Newsday  
Saudi Attacks Reveal Oil Supply's Fragility in Asymmetric War
(Bloomberg) -- The latest and most destructive attacks on Saudi oil facilities provide stark evidence of the vulnerability of global crude supply in an age of disruptive technologies that can ...   YAHOO!  
State officials to field questions on offshore wind at meetings on LI
New York’s vision for a fleet of offshore wind turbines to power the state’s energy grid by 2024 won’t break the bank or ruin the view, state officials said on the eve of public meetings on Long Island this week. The state and wind-farm developers ...   Newsday  
MoviePass parent company shuts down subscription service
Sept. 14 (UPI) --MoviePass' parent company shut down service Saturday that in its heyday allowed subscribers to see a movie a day for about $10 a month. While the company has been able to salvage the service in the past through hiking up prices and ...   UPI.com  
Global spare oil capacity in U.S. hands after Saudi outage
LONDON (Reuters) - An attack on Saudi oil facilities on Saturday is believed to have disrupted half the country's production capacity, making the United States the only real holder of the global ...   YAHOO!  
The top tech IPOs this year have outperformed the S&P 500, despite Uber and Lyft
Uber and Lyft have been the two worst performers in a basket of 13 venture-backed tech IPOs this year. Even with their disappointing performance, an investor who put $1 million into every offering would be outperforming the S&P 500. Beyond Meat has ...   CNBC