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China cuts interest rates for fifth time since November amid slowing economy and stock market rout Wall Street set to bounce back amid China stocks plummet–European markets bounced back and Wall Street stock futures rocketed higher several hours ahead of the U.S. open this morning. Dow, Nasdaq and S&P 500 stock index futures were all up over 3%.
IndyCar driver Justin Wilson died last night from a head injury suffered when a piece of debris struck him at Pocono Raceway. He was 37. He had a wife and two young daughters ages 7 and 5. ‘Can’t even begin to describe the loss I feel right now. He was my Brother, my best friend, my role model and mentor. He was a champion!’ his younger brother said.
Know anyone looking for a job? Every Chipotle in the U.S. will interview 60 applicants on September 9th. Chipotle aims to hire 4,000 people in one day–The majority of positions will be entry-level crew jobs, which consist of tasks like taking orders and preparing food. You can register in advance online.
UPDATE: Police say the SWAT situation is over. Waiting for more information.
EARLIER: An Austin police SWAT team is responding to a barricaded subject call near Lamar and Breaker.