SAN JOSE (KPIX 5) – Thousands of people who work in San Jose who earn minimum wage thought they would be getting a raise on January 1st. 289 more words
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Inflation slipped back to zero in August, narrowly avoiding a return to deflation as some economists had feared. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said the Consumer Price Index (CPI), which measures the average cost of a basket of goods – stood at 0.0% in August, down from July’s 0.1%. 212 more words
The cash saved by Canadians from a drop at the pumps is being eaten up by higher food prices and other essential household costs, which continue to tick higher amid a sustained drop in the value of the Canadian dollar. 369 more words
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Wall Street stock futures are a tad lower this morning ahead of the all-important meeting of the Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee meeting, which some people expect to deliver the first rise in U.S. 553 more words