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  1. US new homes

    US housing starts beat expectations, supply constraints remain

  2. US economy

    US fourth-quarter growth cut as corporate profits fall

  3. US jobs

    US weekly jobless claims rise, continuing at 10-month high

  4. McDonald's self-service kiosks are seen in a prototype restaurant housed in a warehouse in Chi

    Commentary: Giant touchscreens at McDonald's have made me an unpaid staff member

    The rise of automation has contributed to an illusion that human effort can be simply substituted by machine, says one observer.
  5. Singapore crowd file

    Total employment grew at faster pace, fewer retrenchments in Q3: MOM

  6. FILE PHOTO: Workers prepare orders at the Amazon Fulfillment Center in Tracy

    Commentary: Job insecurity and lower wages plague the American worker

    Despite a historically low unemployment rate in the United States, wages for American workers have been stagnant, Teresa Ghilarducci points out.
  7. how to know if freelance work is right for you Singapore CNA Lifestyle couch

    Commentary: The freelance life is passion made possible but not for all

    Becoming a gig worker is all the rage right now but the secret to succeeding as one is by loving, not hating what you do, says a full-time freelancer.
  8. US shoppers

    US inflation slows in September, weekly jobless claims increase

  9. FILE PHOTO:    U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell holds a news conference

    Fed's Powell says US outlook 'remarkably positive'

    U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Tuesday hailed a "remarkably positive outlook" for the U.S. economy that he feels is on the verge ...