U.S. Steel to idle two tubular factories due to oil price collapse

U.S. Steel to idle two tubular factories due to oil price collapse

By Anna Domanska - Jan 07, 2015

U.S. Steel Corp. said this week it would idle two tubular plants and lay off 756 employees, becoming one of the first U.S. industrial casualties of the recent slump in global oil p

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US Factory Orders Hit Record Highs in July

US Factory Orders Hit Record Highs in July

By Christy Gren - Sep 04, 2014

Shipments for U.S. factory goods shot up by a record sum in July, indicating a boost in demand amongst the unpredictable class of commercial aircraft. However, outside of transport

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Poverty Rate Crosses 15%, highest in over 50 years: U.S Census Bureau

Poverty Rate Crosses 15%, highest in over 50 years: U.S Census Bureau

By Christy Gren - Sep 14, 2011

Household incomes among Americans have fallen sharply, accompanied by a rise in the number of people living below the poverty line to 46.2 million, the highest in over 50 years, ac

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