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Employers added 215,000 jobs in July and the unemployment rate held at a seven-year low of 5.3 percent, signs of further progress in the U.S. labor market that’s keeping the Federal Reserve on the path toward raising interest rates as soon as next month. more
New England had the third-lowest unemployment rate in June among the nine geographic divisions nationwide at 4.8 percent in June, according to the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics. more
Employers are holding onto workers in anticipation of a falling U.S. jobless rate that would make it difficult to replace those let go. more
Consumer confidence declined for a fifth consecutive week as Americans grew less upbeat about their finances and whether it was a good time to shop. more
Massachusetts foreclosure petitions rose 18 percent year over year in June, according to The Warren Group, publisher of Banker & Tradesman. more
America’s service providers from retailers to real estate agencies sizzled in July. more
Capital Properties Inc. saw revenue and profit increase 9.6 percent and 27.6 percent, respectively, for the second quarter that ended June 30. more
The dollar fell from a four-month high after a private report showed July jobs growth was lower than forecast. more
Rhode Island ranked 41st among the states and the District of Columbia for its 2 percent year over year increase in single-family home prices in June, according to CoreLogic. more
DESIGNxRI is calling for nominations and submissions to the Rhode Island Design Hall of Fame, which recognizes leaders in the design community and showcases the impact of Rhode Island designers on a local, national and international level. more
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