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DES MOINES – Iowa’s unemployment rate rose slightly to 4.0 percent in June from 3.9 percent in May. The state’s jobless rate was 7.1 percent one year ago and the total number of working Iowans…

DES MOINES – State Treasurer Michael Fitzgerald is encouraging Iowans to review their financial information. “I want Iowans to achieve a lifetime of financial wellbeing,” Fitzgerald said. “Che…

DES MOINES -Unemployment claims in Iowa took another big jump last week with the health care and manufacturing sectors beginning to feel the effects of the economic slowdown from the COVID-19 …

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Iowa — Iowa bars and restaurants are taking the brunt of the economic blow from the state restrictrictions designed to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

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BEIJING (AP) — Global stocks were mostly higher Thursday as investors waited for U.S. inflation data that might influence the Federal Reserve’s decision on when to roll back economic stimulus.

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CHICAGO (AP) — Winter Wheat futures on the Chicago Board of Trade Wed:

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Stocks rose broadly on Wall Street Tuesday, adding to the market’s solid gains from a day earlier, as investors wager that the new variant of the COVID-19 virus won’t pose a big threat to the …

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CHICAGO (AP) — Winter Wheat futures on the Chicago Board of Trade Tue:

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Stocks closed solidly higher on Wall Street Monday, aided by a broad rally that included travel-related companies that stand to benefit from more reopening of the economy.

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CHICAGO (AP) — Winter Wheat futures on the Chicago Board of Trade Mon: