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Is U.S. employment screeching to a halt?
In a worrying sign for the U.S. economy, U.S. labor costs recorded their smallest increase in the last 33 years in the second quarter thanks to bad gains in the private sector.
U.S. employment costs post smallest increase on record  Business Insider
Employment costs in US post smallest gain on record  Junior College
The Next Digit  
UPDATE 1-Honda profit up 20 pct as robust US sales, weak yen offset quality costs
... * Q1 net profit 186.04 bln yen vs 155.60 bln yen year ago. * Number beat analysts' estimate of 145.75 bln yen. * North America car sales up 11 pct, global sales up 4.9 pct.
Honda's Hit SUV Just Saved Its Quarter  Bloomberg
Nearly 20 percent rise in Honda's April-June profit  Business Standard
Verizon's workers say no strike for now, union talks continue
NEW YORK Verizon Communications Inc and the unions representing its wireline unit employees on the U.S. East Coast said work will go on and talks continue after their current contract expired.
Verizon Workers to Stay on Job Without New Contract  ABC News
Verizon Misses Deadline for Union Contract; No Strike for Now  Wall Street Journal
Microsoft to invest in ride sharing company Uber
Microsoft has reportedly agreed to invest in Uber as part of a funding round that values the ride-hailing company at about $US51 billion.
Uber reaches $50 billion value thanks (in part) to Microsoft  Engadget
Uber valued at about $51 billion after latest funding round: WSJ  Vocal Republic
Puerto Rico to miss payment, default looms
Staggered by a $72 billion debt load, Puerto Rico is expected to miss a debt payment due Saturday, setting the stage for what could be one of the largest U.S.
Puerto Rico to miss debt payment, signalling default  CNBC
Yahoo Buying Mountain View Style-Guide Website Polyvore To Boost Fashion ...
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS/AP) - Yahoo is buying style-tip specialist Polyvore in its latest attempt to become a more fashionable place to advertise.
Yahoo buys social shopping site Polyvore  CTV News
Yahoo buys fashion website Polyvore  Reuters
Mapping how the United States generates its electricity
Coal and natural gas are the most common sources for electricity in the country, but coal represents a declining share. The new Clean Power Plan seeks to accelerate that trend by requiring power plants to cut carbon pollution levels and rewarding ...
What changes to expect from Obama's final Clean Power Plan  Reuters
Reports Examine EPA Clean Power Plan | 94.9 WSJM-FM  Rapid News Network
Head of failed bitcoin exchange arrested
The head of the failed Japan-based bitcoin exchange, Mt Gox, was arrested in Tokyo yesterday on suspicion of inflating his cash account by US$1 million, authorities said.
MtGox bitcoin chief Mark Karpeles arrested in Japan  BBC News
Japanese Police Arrest Mark Karpel´┐Żs of Collapsed Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox  Wall Street Journal
US economy moves at moderate pace
The United States economy is settling into a trot rather than a gallop, extending the slow progress that's defined the current expansion after a first-quarter scare.
US economy posts solid 2.3 percent growth rate in Q2  Waterbury Republican American
The U.S. Economy Is on Track to Finish a Decade Without Significant Growth  Bloomberg
Liberty raises stake in ITV in deterrent to rivals
Liberty Global, controlled by the cable television guru John Malone, has increased its stake in ITV to 9.9 per cent, in a move that could ward off advances on the broadcaster by rivals.
Liberty Global Increases ITV Stake  Dispatch Times
Liberty Global ups ITV stake  Junior College