Stocks end higher as earnings pour in; market closed Friday. Corporate earnings pushed U.S. stocks mostly higher on Thursday, but it wasn't an easy ride up.
TOKYO - Striking workers at a shoe factory in China halted production for a fifth day in a dispute over company contributions to employees' social security and housing funds.
California's employers added 11,800 jobs in March, a modest increase but one that nevertheless kept momentum going in the job market.
AUSTIN - Washington County's jobless rate dropped to its lowest level in more than five years during March, figures from the Texas Workforce Commission show.
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