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  • US birth rate hits 35-year low

    The number of children born in the United States has hit its lowest level in 35 years, according to new federal data, as demographers worry that a baby bust that emerged after the Great Recession is becoming permanent.

    TheHill
  • UMich Sentiment Disappoints As 'Hope' Hits 7-Year Lows

    UMich Sentiment Disappoints As 'Hope' Hits 7-Year Lows Tyler Durden Fri, 05/29/2020 - 10:12 UMich sentiment was expected to have accelerated its rebound from preliminary May data, but it disappointed (despite surging stocks and reopenings). Headline UMich Sentiment up from 71.8 to 72.3 (but down from the 73.7 flash print and below the 74.0 expectations) Current Conditions up from 74.3 to 82.3 (but down from the 83.0 flash print and below the 84.0 expectations) ...

    Zero Hedge
  • Number of Canadian peacekeepers deployed abroad hits 60-year low

    Figures from the United Nations show just 35 Canadian peacekeepers deployed at the end of April.

    Global News
  • Number of Canadian peacekeepers deployed abroad hits 60-year low

    Figures from the United Nations show just 35 Canadian peacekeepers deployed at the end of April.

    globalnews.ca