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The US suicide rate has increased 30% since 2000 — and it tripled for young girls

Strelka/Flickr The suicide rate in the US jumped 30% from 2000 to 2016, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The rise was especially large among young girls from.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 14th, 2018

The Moneyist: I earn $13 per hour babysitting two boys, but their mother wants to hire another girl and pay me half my hourly rate

‘Too many young boys are told they’ll be king of the world by their parents and too many young girls are told they are little princesses.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 30th, 2018

The suicide rate has risen 28% in the US in less than 20 years, according to new data

BI Graphics The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) just released staggering data comparing the suicide rate in the US in 1999-2000 to 2015-2016. Suicide rates are .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 8th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. suicide rate has increased almost 30% since 1990s, CDC finds

Suicide death rates have risen significantly in most states since the late 1990s, with 25 states recording increases of more than 30%, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2018

The CDC just released staggering data on the rise in suicides across the US. It shows the growing severity of the issue.

BI Graphics The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) just released staggering data comparing the suicide rate in the US in 1999-2000 to 2015-2016. Suicide rates are u.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 7th, 2018

Suicide Became the Second Leading Cause of Death for Young People in 2016. We Don’t Know Why

And girls are disproportionately affected. The number of young Americans and adolescents contemplating.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 16th, 2018

The rising suicide rate – and what you can do about it

If a colleague dropped to the floor clutching his chest during a meeting, it’s not hard to imagine the many coworkers who might rush to his aid. But if the same colleague became quiet and withdrawn, would anyone ask, “Are you OK? Do you need some.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 15th, 2018

America’s Richest and Poorest States

From 2016 to 2017, the U.S. economy improved in several key metrics. The median household income increased by more than $1,500, unemployment dropped from 4.9% to 4.4%, and the poverty rate fell from........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 4th, 2018

Know your fertility health facts before you start a family

As more women go to college and enter the workforce, they start having children later in life. Social and cultural factors are also driving this trend. From 2000 to 2014, the average age of first-time mothers increased from 24.9 years old to 26.3, a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2018

U.S. Dollar turns negative after Federal Reserve hikes interest rates

The U.S. Dollar dropped into negative territory on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve increased its benchmark interest rate by 25 basis points, in line with expectations. The central bank's statement no longer called its monetary p.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 26th, 2018

Mortgage Applications Rise Modestly, Loan Rates Sharply Higher

Mortgage loan rates increased slightly last week, and mortgage loan rates pushed higher as well. The Federal Reserve's expected rate increase later Wednesday will push rates even higher......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 26th, 2018

Turkish central bank hikes rates in a bid to save tumbling currency - CNBC

CNBCTurkish central bank hikes rates in a bid to save tumbling currencyCNBCThe Central Bank of Turkey increased its benchmark interest rate on T.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 13th, 2018

DA Davidson Upgrades Akamai: "Revenue From New Products Has Tripled In Just The Last Year"

D.A. Davidson has increased confidence in Akamai Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM)'s strategic direction after a conversation with the cloud company's management. Latest.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 10th, 2018

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 9/7/18

Succinct Summations for the week ending September 7th, 2018 Positives: 1. Nonfarm payroll employment increased by 201,000 in August, and the Unemployment Rate was unchanged at 3.9 percent; 2. Jobless claim.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureSep 7th, 2018

August Employment Report Shows Solid Job, Wage Growth

August nonfarm payroll growth came in better than expected while the unemployment rate was unchanged at 3.9%. Wages increased as well, but June and July job growth was cut by a combined total of........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 7th, 2018

Interest rate futures traders see more Fed hikes next year

Bets are building that the Federal Reserve will follow this year's interest rate hikes with more next year after the U.S. government reported on Friday that the country's employers accelerated hiring in August and increased wages more than expected......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 7th, 2018

Turkish central bank says it will act to contain inflation

Turkey's central bank said it would re-adjust its monetary policy at its next meeting, after Turkey's annual inflation rate increased to nearly 18 percent in August......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 3rd, 2018

"We Have A Perfect Storm": Montana Has The Highest Suicide Rate In The US

Americans are experiencing the best economy “EVER,” tweets President Donald Trump. The president’s tendency to selectively take good economic data and widely .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 30th, 2018

Argentina Central Bank hikes interest rate to 60 percent

Argentina's Central Bank has increased its benchmark interest rate to 60 percent in efforts to halt a sharp slide in the value of the peso......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 30th, 2018

An airline has been accused of sexism for giving stickers to boys that said "future pilot" while girls got "future cabin crew"

Amphotography/Wikimedia Commons TUI Airways has been accused of everyday sexism for the way flight attendants handed out badges to young passengers. According to one passenger, little girls were given "future cabin crew" stickers while.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 28th, 2018

In English Town, 31 Muslims Charged With Sex Crimes Against Kids As Young As 12

Authored by Jon Hall via Free Market Shooter blog, Thirty men and one woman have been charged with sexual crimes in Huddersfield, England – including the trafficking and rape of girls.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 28th, 2018