New federal data released on Thursday revealed teachers and librarians had some of the lowest suicide rates in the United States, while male construction workers were some of the highest, according to CNN. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned suicides were continuing to rise across the entire country but construction workers and miners had some of the highest rates. “In 2012 and 2015, suicide rates were highest among males in the construction and extraction occupational group,” the CDC said in a statement. The CDC said other industries were also increasing, including arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations for males, and food preparation and serving related occupations for females. The CDC said it broke down the data by occupation to help doctors and policy leaders better understand the sudden increase in suicides."Increasing suicide rates in the U.S. are a concerning trend that represents a tragedy for families and communities and … [Read more...] about CDC Data Shows What Careers For Men And Women Have The Highest Suicide Rates In US
Saving rate in us
Member Center:Create Account|Log InManage Account|Log Out HOMEContact KTTCABOUT USKTTC JobsShare photos and videos with usKTTC Viewer SurveyQuincify Digital AdvertisingAdvertiser ServicesNEWSMinnesota HeadlinesIowa HeadlinesHealth BeatThrowback Thursday Your MoneyLifestyleNewsCenter ExtrasLinksObituariesDownload the KTTC news appWEATHERKTTC Interactive RadarStormCenter Closings and DelaysTraffic & Road ConditionsSkycamsKTTC Weather BlogGet the KTTC Precision Weather appSign up for KTTC's new weather email SPORTSAthlete of the WeekWeekly Sports ScoresSLIDESHOWSVIDEORequest VideoTHINGS TO DOBring Back Clock Tower & Bell10 Who Make A Difference 2018Community CalendarContestsKTTC Pet of the WeekKTTC 'On the Road'KTTC Young LeadersMr. FoodBusiness SpotlightBirthday SpotlightGas BuddyWHAT'S ONHeroes & IconsProgram GuideNBC Programming State Farm cutting auto insurance rates in Minnesota Posted: Friday, April 20, 2018 8:39 AM EDT (KTTC) - If you have State Farm as your auto … [Read more...] about State Farm cutting auto insurance rates in Minnesota
Billionaire Isaac Larian is making a bid to save toy giant Toys R Us.Two weeks ago, some intrepid partiers set in on an abandoned Toys R Us location on Bull's Bridge Industrial Estate on Hayes Road, according to tweets from Hounslow MPS.The head of USA toy company MGA Entertainment Inc. revealed Friday that he has made a formal bid to acquire the Toys "R" Us stores in both Canada and the United States.Larian, CEO of privately held MGA Enterprises that makes the popular LOL Surprise dolls, said other toy companies initially were interested in joining the crowdfunding effort but backed down.Toys "R" Us, once the largest USA toy retailer, abandoned last month a plan to emerge from bankruptcy.Toys "R" Us has struggled with debt since private-equity firms Bain Capital, KKR & Co. and Vornado RealtyTrust took it private in a $6.6 billion buyout in 2005. "I am however very grateful that I get to be a part of such an awesome team and company where I can call the people I've worked with … [Read more...] about Billionaire Toy Tycoon Bids $890 Million To Save Toys “R” Us
Last Updated Jun 26, 2009 12:36 PM EDT The personal savings rate jumped to 6.9 percent in May, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. While there is much debate about how to accurately measure household savings, clearly people are spending less. The question is, are you actually saving more? It's one thing to stop spending, but it's another to have a strategy for the cash you aren't spending. Without a strategy, you'll likely find that your thrift hasn't translated into a higher net worth. What often happens is people cut back on spending, accumulate some cash and then end up spending it later. To make any meaningful difference in your finances, you've got to implement a practical and long term strategy for increasing your net worth. There are two basic ways to do it: pay down debt or add to your retirement accounts. Both approaches offer the opportunity to permanently and positively alter the course of your finances.Pay Down Debt. Since debt is the biggest challenge for many … [Read more...] about Personal Savings Rate Jumps: Did Yours?