In October, Signs Of Life At Retailers

Some analysts are now predicting higher levels of holiday spending than in the year before.

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  • McDavid signs 3-year contract with Oilers
    Amid all the excitement of a new chapter, McDavid's father is looking forward to his youngest son going home to Newmarket, Ontario, next week and resuming life as a normal teenager ... September and his NHL debut in October. Now his father wants him ...
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  • Governor signs bills memorializing Ozark County highway, bridge
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  • Daily Jefferson: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson Died on July 4, 1826; Happy Independence Day!
    In his letter to Adams on October 17, 1809, Rush used the device of a dream to ... The former retired with resignation and dignity to his seat at Quincy, where he spent the evening of his life in literary and philosophical pursuits, surrounded by an ...
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  • Radamel Falcao signs for Chelsea on loan from Monaco with Blues having permanent deal option on Manchester United flop
    However, he has been given a second shot at life in the Premier League with Chelsea manager ... Having opened his United account against Everton in October of last season, Falcao went on to score against Aston Villa, Stoke City and Leicester but he has ...
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  • How America's Workforce Has Changed Since 1977
    The more concerning signs are hidden beneath the surface ... But as several analysts have pointed out, the June rate of 62.6 percent is the lowest since October of 1977. The decline is part of a long-term trend, as this graph shows: Workforce Participation ...
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