Fernando Sevillano

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Will economy's fate be set by next two weeks' earnings? | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A long hoped for improvement in the economy appears to be manifesting itself in second-quarter U.S. earnings, but the next two weeks could be the real test.<p>Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange July 16, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid<p>Companies such as General …

Factory-Job Rebound Produces Winners, Losers

New Jobs Often Cluster in Midwest, South; Mobile Versus Syracuse<p>MOBILE, Ala.—The U.S. has added about 650,000 factory jobs since their numbers rebounded after the recession, putting manufacturing workers at 12.1 million and reversing a long decline in such jobs. But uneven growth has created …

Employment

We have entered the golden age of pot. The US government should get with it

You can't build a marijuana business in the 22 states where it's legal if the Department of Justice is cracking down and Congress does next to nothing. This is ludicrous<p>To look from afar, or talk to people up close, we have entered the golden age of marijuana legalization. The city of Seattle …

Embattled VA head to address homeless group

WASHINGTON (AP) — The embattled Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki (shin-SEHK'-ee) is to address a homeless veterans group on …

Second Team of OSCE Observers Goes Missing in East Ukraine

European security watchdog OSCE said Friday it had lost contact with a second team of monitors in Ukraine, two days after pro-Russia rebels claimed to have kidnapped four observers.<p>The team was stopped by armed men in the town of Severodonetsk, about 60 miles north of the eastern city of Luhansk, …

Russia

Chargers sign first-round pick CB Jason Verrett

The Chargers have all six of their 2014 draft picks under contract after signing Jason Verrett on Thursday.<p><b>More NFL offseason: League minicamp dates</b> …

NFL