ACROSS THE BOARD : THE WEEK AHEAD.MONDAY
Labor Day Labor Day, holiday celebrated in the United States and Canada on the first Monday in September to honor the laborer. It was inaugurated by the Knights of Labor in 1882 and made a national holiday by the U.S. Congress in 1894. . U.S. financial markets, government offices and banks will be closed. Financial markets will be open in other countries.
TUESDAY: Treasury bill auction.
WEDNESDAY: Federal Reserve reports on consumer credit for July, 3 p.m.
THURSDAY: Labor Department The Department of Labor (DOL) administers federal labor laws for the Executive Branch of the federal government. Its mission is "to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the wage earners of the United States, to improve their working reports on weekly jobless claims Initial Jobless Claims is a report issued by the U.S. Department of Labor on a weekly basis. This report tracks how many people have filed for unemployment benefits in the previous week. It is a good gauge of the U.S. job market. .
FRIDAY: Labor Department reports producer prices for August.
KISS AND TELL "Kiss and Tell" is the seventh episode of the first season of the television series Gilmore Girls. It originally aired on November 16, 2000. Plot
After school Rory goes into Doose's Market to see Dean. : The U.S. Department of Energy sent a notice last month that requires 67,000 workers cleared to handle defense secrets to tell counterintelligence coun·ter·in·tel·li·gence
The branch of an intelligence service charged with keeping sensitive information from an enemy, deceiving that enemy, preventing subversion and sabotage, and collecting political and military information. officers about any romantic or sexual liaisons with people from countries thought to be developing nuclear weapons. Those countries include all former Soviet republics, China, Israel, India, North Korea, Cuba and Taiwan. Employees also are expected to report friendships or professional relationships with any foreign national if they spend ``private time'' together - even on the Internet - or if either one shares information about their personal or professional lives. The reason? Foreign intelligence agencies sometimes use young women to tease secrets from American scientists during pillow talk or other romantic liaisons, according to Ed Curran, counterintelligence chief for the Energy Department.
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New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of Times