Forecast

Here’s Your Headless Halloween Weatherman with the Night’s Forecast

Nothing to see here, just your friendly neighborhood headless weather reporter delivering the day’s forecast comfortably from the crook of his arm. For an on-point Halloween prank, the U.K.’s Met Office — the government’s official meteorological agency — decided to give viewers a heads up on the weather with a twist. Must be nice to(…)

U.S. retail sales, factory output slump; third-quarter growth forecast cut

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. retail sales fell more than expected in August amid weak purchases of automobiles and a range of other goods, pointing to cooling domestic demand that further diminishes expectations of a Federal Reserve interest rate increase next week. If the Fed is data dependent, then the next time a(…)