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German Labor Market Strong With Unemployment At 6.1 Percent

German Labor Market Strong With Unemployment At 6.1 Percent

The number of Germans without jobs dropped slightly in August in seasonally adjusted terms, leaving the unemployment rate in Europe's largest economy unchanged at 6.1 percent

Merkel Aide: We'll Do Everything To Conclude US Trade Deal

Merkel Aide: We'll Do Everything To Conclude US Trade Deal

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's chief of staff is insisting that Berlin wants to press ahead with concluding a sweeping European Union-U.S. trade deal, underscoring divisions in the country's governing coalition

Asian stocks mixed ahead of US jobs data

Asian stocks mixed ahead of US jobs data

Asian stocks are mixed Wednesday in listless trading ahead of jobs data later this week and continued anticipation of higher interest rates in the U.S. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 gained 1.0 percent to finish at 16,887.40

Slim pickings: Without EU laborers, who'll harvest UK fruit?

Slim pickings: Without EU laborers, who'll harvest UK fruit?

British farmers have relied for years on foreign workers from the European Union, who travel to the U.K. each season for the harvest, taking on a job too unpleasant and too poorly paid to be desired by local workers

The Quest To End Lost Airline Luggage

The Quest To End Lost Airline Luggage

Delta Air Lines is rolling out new technology to better track bags throughout its system