NEW YORK - Stocks were slightly lower in early trading Friday after a report on the U.S. economy showed a significant slowdown in hiring last month, echoing weakness seen earlier in the week in Europe and Asia.
home-in-your-hands Rates fell a bit lower this week, but buyers did not hurry to take out a mortgage loan. On top of that, mortgage credit has tightened this month, which could be the reason that buyers were unable to purchase a home.
The stock is down 30% since March. J.C. Penney JCP -8.96% shares took a dive on Friday after a news report suggested April sales were below its expectations.
Airplanes landing at O'Hare International Airport fly over Wood Dale and other suburbs west of the runways, creating high levels of noise, disrupting daily life, many residents say.
First, they sold their elephants to China. Now, the Zimbabwe government has placed an ad in its state-run newspaper asking members of the public - at least those who have the money and space - to buy some more of the country's wild animals.