Daily Archives: June 5, 2020

On Sad Anniversary, Few to Mourn the D-Day Dead in Normandy

COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, FRANCE – All too many have been, for 76 years since that fateful June 6 on France’s Normandy beaches, when allied troops in 1944 turned the course of World War II and went on to defeat fascism in Europe in one of the most remarkable feats in military history. Forgotten they will never be.

Wall Street’s Rally Zooms Higher After Surprise Gain in Jobs

For weeks, critics said Wall Street’s big rally made no sense when the economy seemed set for only more despair. On Friday, it got a bit of validation. The S&P 500 jumped another 2.6% after a report said the U.S. job market surprisingly strengthened last month, bolstering hopes that the worst of the recession may