11th and Mississippi Project

Lawrence — The University of Kansas is advancing a transformational development project to create a northern gateway to campus that includes new multi-purpose spaces and a reimagined Kansas football facility.…

Uwald School District suspends entire police force over shooting

The Uwald School District, Texas – which still faces heavy criticism for its police department’s failures during the May 24 elementary school massacre and since – announced Friday the suspension…

Immigrants: NYC Mayor Eric Adams declares state of emergency for asylum seekers

New York CNN — Mayor Eric Adams declared a state of emergency to help deal with the city’s immigration crisis, telling reporters on Friday that the city will lose $1…

U.S. job growth cools in September

The strong pace of U.S. job growth cooled in September, but the unemployment rate unexpectedly fell, reinforcing expectations that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates by 0.75 percentage points…

Stocks fall, Treasury yields soar as Wall Street weighs jobs report

U.S. stocks opened lower on Friday as Wall Street weighed the government’s monthly jobs report, which showed hiring slowed in September but the labor market remained strong. The U.S. economy…

Work Report September 2022:

The Labor Department reported on Friday that employment growth was slightly less than expected in September and the unemployment rate fell despite the Federal Reserve’s efforts to slow economic growth.…

S&P 500 futures flat ahead of September jobs report

Stock futures were mostly weak Friday morning as investors looked to the September jobs report for further clues on Fed tightening. S&P 500 futures were little changed, while futures tied…

Two Russians detained in Alaska are seeking asylum to avoid conscription

CNN — The two Russians crossed the Bering Strait and landed in St. Petersburg, western Alaska. Lawrence Island had been seeking asylum earlier this week to avoid Russia’s enlistment in…

Ales Bialiatski, Memorial and Center for Civil Liberties receive Nobel Peace Prize

CNN — Belarusian human rights advocate Ales Bialiatski and two organizations from Russia and Ukraine – the Memorial and the Center for Civil Liberties – have been awarded the 2022…

Credit Suisse to buy back $3bn of debt and sell hotels as credit worries persist

Signs hang at the entrance of a branch of Credit Suisse Group in Zurich, Switzerland, on Sunday, September 9. January 25, 2022. Inflation in Switzerland has more than doubled since…