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3 warning signs about the economy coming out of America's top companies

3 warning signs about the economy coming out of America’s top companies

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York City on Aug. 5. The majority of America’s top companies have reported strong earnings, but warning signs about the economy are also emerging from their corporate earnings. Angela Weiss/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Angela Weiss/AFP via Getty …

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Forbes Advisor has compiled the figures from FlightAware. Pictured: The graphic reveals that 11.5 per cent of flights at LaGuardia were canceled this week

America’s worst airports for cancelations revealed

LaGuardia and Newark Liberty top the table of America’s worst airports for flight cancelations, according to new data.  Forbes Advisor has compiled the figures from FlightAware which reveal that nearly 2,000 flights were canceled this week across 10 airports.  And the publication also revealed that by July of this year, more flights had been canceled than …

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(FILES) In this file photo taken on June 03, 2022, people walk past a "now hiring" sign posted outside of a restaurant in Arlington, Virginia. - The US economy continued to add jobs in June at a rapid pace, while the unemployment rate held steady at 3.6 percent and wages rose, according to government data released on July 8, 2022. There were 372,000 new positions added in the month, far more than economists expected, the Labor Deparment reported. (Photo by OLIVIER DOULIERY / AFP) (Photo by OLIVIER DOULIERY/AFP via Getty Images)

America’s jobs boom rolls on, fuelling fears of sustained inflation

It would normally be cause for unalloyed celebration. According to figures released on August 5th, America’s unemployment rate in July fell to 3.5%, matching a half-century low hit just before covid-19. Moreover, with nearly 530,000 jobs created last month—more than twice as many as expected—the economy has now recovered all of the jobs lost during …

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America's best chicken wings: 6 local hotspots that rule the roost, say experts

America’s best chicken wings: 6 local hotspots that rule the roost, say experts

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! National Chicken Wing Day was first proclaimed, appropriately enough, by former Buffalo, N.Y. Mayor Stan Makowski in 1977.  The day of deliciousness is celebrated each July 29.  But every day is chicken-wing day to millions of hot-wing enthusiasts around the United States.  WINGSTOP CEO TOUTS FALLING CHICKEN …

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How Bacon and Costco Fish Shape America’s View of Inflation

How Bacon and Costco Fish Shape America’s View of Inflation

Economic policymakers are razor focused on inflation expectations after more than a year of rapid price increases. Consumers explain how they’re thinking about rising costs. July 27, 2022 Inflation started in the bacon aisle for Dan Burnett, a 58-year-old former medical center administrator who lives in Margaretville, N.Y. Last summer, he began to notice that …

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These are the 10 states with America's most stable housing markets

These are the 10 states with America’s most stable housing markets

The three most important things in real estate: location, location, location. And the U.S. real estate market is in a weird place right now. Mortgage rates are nearly double what they were a year ago, reflecting the Federal Reserve’s campaign to rein in inflation. But they have also been volatile, including some sharp declines from …

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By putting partisanship aside, North Carolina ranks No. 1 in America's Top States for Business, with the nation’s strongest economy

By putting partisanship aside, North Carolina ranks No. 1 in America’s Top States for Business, with the nation’s strongest economy

Powered by an economy that has hit its stride, and turbocharged by a long track record of innovation, North Carolina is America’s Top State for Business in 2022. The Tar Heel State has always been a contender in CNBC’s annual competitiveness rankings, rarely finishing outside the top 10 since the study began in 2007. The …

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Houston Is America’s Modern Fried Chicken Capital

Houston Is America’s Modern Fried Chicken Capital

Appreciating the crunchy goodness that is fried chicken is universal. But in Houston, options for the “Gospel Bird” abound like nowhere else. I’ll wager that no other city’s offerings can compare with the caliber of crispy, craggy, juicy poultry on display in the Bayou City. And I’m not alone. “Houston is a fascinating place for …

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How far will Operation Fly Formula shipments really go to fill America's store shelves?

How far will Operation Fly Formula shipments really go to fill America’s store shelves?

According to the White House, the first two Operation Fly Formula flights brought in 170,000 pounds of Gerber and Alfamino formulas. Subsequent announcements have included 300,000 pounds of two kinds of formula manufactured in the UK by Kendamil, 380,000 pounds of Bubs brand infant formula from Australia and 110,000 pounds of a formula made in …

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