The May jobs report is a big disappointment for workers and bad news for Trump

The May jobs report is a big disappointment for workers and bad news for Trump

Weak job growth caught economists by surprise. Employers added a scant 75,000 new jobs to the US economy in May — far below last year’s monthly average of 223,000 positions, according to the latest jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The sudden drop from April, when the economy added 263,000 jobs, plus slower overall job growth so far in 2019, suggests that the pool of available workers is draining and the US economy…

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Code Conference 2019

Code Conference 2019

Code Conference, Recode’s premier technology conference, returns for two days of hard-hitting, unscripted interviews. The annual Code Conference brings together a global community of the biggest names in the business — executive leaders and startups with bright futures — for networking and in-depth conversations. This year’s lineup includes talks with YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki, Facebook executives Adam Mosseri and Andrew Bosworth, Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy, Fair Fight founder Stacey Abrams, Netflix vice president…

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The Last Black Man in San Francisco

The Last Black Man in San Francisco

The stunning, elegiac debut drama is currently in theaters. Metacritic score: 82 Critics like to call films “portraits” of things or people, but in the case of The Last Black Man in San Francisco, that’s nearly literal. Almost any shot from the movie — of faces, buildings, roadside weeds — could work on a gallery wall. I frequently found myself wanting to pause the scenes (impossible in a theater) and just see what the camera…

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