The number of people who are out of work in the range of 15 to 26 weeks is growing.
This group is likely furloughed workers and/or people who draw a paycheck from still-closed leisure activities. These are the folks Congress could aim stimulus to help trib.al/Axyqle9
NEW: U.S. job gains were broad-based across sectors 💼
• Government added 301,000 jobs
• Other large month-over-month gains came from hiring in leisure and hospitality, retail trade, and education and health servicestrib.al/5lU45dKD8
NEW: Estimates for nonfarm payrolls range from a 600,000 decline to 3.2 million gain. That’s in part because high-frequency data paint a complicated picture about the jobs market in July
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Some made it to the top, some left disenchanted. Some became rich, some were so marginalized they had to sue. Some think Wall Street is hopeless, some are more optimistic than ever.
What is it like to be Black on Wall Street? trib.al/hgVMMDP
Trump’s executive order will prohibit transactions with ByteDance and WeChat, and its owner Tencent starting in 45 days, Reuters reports. @petesweeneypro predicted back in December that Tencent would be due unwanted attention overseas. Read the view: bit.ly/3kjX6Vd
President Trump attacks Democratic rival Joe Biden, saying: "He's against God. He's against guns"
A spokesman for Mr Biden, an avowed Catholic, said his faith "is at the core of who he is"
Fabienne Sahyoun has been coming to her house to collect some personal belongings after her apartment was torn apart. She is among thousands of angry Lebanese reeling from the blast in Beirut reut.rs/31skIhL
An Australian leisure deal creates a corporate conditionality roller-coaster, LVMH’s champagne ventures lose their fizz, and AS Roma scores a financial screamer. Catch up with the latest financial insights from @Breakingviews here: bit.ly/2F1slEn