LINCOLN, Neb. - Nebraska's preliminary unemployment rate was 3.1 percent for November, a slight drop from 3.4 percent in October, the state said in a report released Friday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks extended gains for a third session on Friday, giving the S&P 500 its best weekly performance in nearly two months as energy shares continued to rebound.
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The Troubled Asset Relief Program or TARP was authorized in 2008. It sold its last major asset, stocks in Ally Financial, in late 2014.
Nike shares came under pressure Friday over the potential impact of extremely volatile currency rates. The ruble is hitting all-time lows against the U.S.