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WASHINGTON | US productivity up 2.3% in third quarter

WASHINGTON— U.S. productivity grew at an annual rate of 2.3% in the July-September quarter, slower than the previous quarter but still an improvement over the weak annual gains of the past decade. Labor costs rose at a modest pace in the third quarter. The third quarter gain in productivity was revised up slightly from an … Continue reading WASHINGTON | US productivity up 2.3% in third quarter

LONDON | World shares drift lower ahead of Trump-Xi meeting at G-20

LONDON— Global stock markets drifted lower Friday ahead of a meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping at the Group of 20 summit this weekend. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany’s DAX fell 0.6 percent to 11,233 while France’s CAC40 was down 0.5 percent at 4,981. Britain’s FTSE 100 was 0.7 percent lower at 6,987. … Continue reading LONDON | World shares drift lower ahead of Trump-Xi meeting at G-20

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. | Air Force mascot falcon improving after injury at West Point

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. — An Air Force falcon injured at West Point during a prank before Saturday’s annual rivalry game between the two service academies is back home and showing signs of improvement. Air Force Academy spokesperson Lt. Col. Tracy A. Bunko says 22-year-old Aurora “was able to fly around in her pen” on … Continue reading AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. | Air Force mascot falcon improving after injury at West Point

Liverpool to offer test of Arsenal’s improvement under Emery

It’s time to find out if Unai Emery‘s new-look Arsenal is the real deal. Since losing its opening two games of the season to Manchester City and then Chelsea, Arsenal has taken advantage of a relatively benign schedule to win 12 of its next 13 matches — and draw the other — in all competitions. … Continue reading Liverpool to offer test of Arsenal’s improvement under Emery

AP source: Cavaliers fire coach Tyronn Lue after 0-6 start

A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press the Cleveland Cavaliers have fired coach Tyronn Lue after a 0-6 start. Lue was dismissed on Sunday, according to the person, who spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because the team has not commented on the move. Lue guided the Cavaliers to an … Continue reading AP source: Cavaliers fire coach Tyronn Lue after 0-6 start

Connecticut News: Governor Malloy, State, Local Leaders Announce Significant Improvements to Marina in New London

Improvements to Thamesport Marina in New London Allow Larger Vessels Increased Ability to Dock in the State NEW LONDON, CT – Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy, along with Senator Richard Blumenthal, Congressman Joe Courtney, New London Mayor Michael Passero and Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) Commissioner Robert Klee today celebrated completion of a … Continue reading Connecticut News: Governor Malloy, State, Local Leaders Announce Significant Improvements to Marina in New London