Situational awareness: The Dow Jones Industrial Average regained much of yesterday's losses, adding 306 points (1.26%). Go deeper.
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Getting a retail job isn't what it once was, putting unskilled workers at a severe disadvantage.
The big picture: The skills required to apply for entry-level retail work have gone up since 2010, according to a Burning Glass Technologies analysis for the AP.
Why it matters: With corporate executives increasingly saying the era of broad-based wages is over — and millions of jobs on the verge of obsolescence— this is a real worry for workers who need to get their start.
“The bottom may be coming out of the career ladder."— Burning Glass CEO Matt Sigelman.
People watch as Marine One carrying President Trump departs from the South Lawn of the White House. Photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images
A prominent Russian journalist and Kremlin critic whose apparent assassination yesterday sparked an international outcry showed up very much alive at a news conference today, the AP reports.
Babchenko apologized to his wife at the press conference, Meduza reports:
"Special apologies to my wife. Olechka, I am sorry, but there were no options here."— Arkady Babchenko