The November jobs report looked pretty good on the surface except for one number that popped off the page: 95 million.

That’s the number of Americans now counted as not in the labor force, a historic high that has confounded economists and policymakers. The total — 95.06 million to be more exact — has been rising consistently but surged by a gaudy 446,000 last month.

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Time For Truth: (CNBC) – What 'are so many of them doing?' 95 million not in US labor force

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Tesco Bank’s chief executive has blamed “a systematic, sophisticated attack” for the money taken from 20,000 of its customer accounts.

Benny Higgins said the bank knew “exactly” what the attack was, but could not say more because it was part of a criminal investigation.

He said all affected customers would be refunded by the end of Tuesday.

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Time For Truth: (BBC News) – Tesco Bank blames 'systematic sophisticated attack' for account losses

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Computers, intelligent machines, and robots seem like the workforce of the future. And as more and more jobs are replaced by technology, people will have less work to do and ultimately will be sustained by payments from the government, predicts Elon Musk, the iconic Silicon Valley futurist who is the founder and CEO of SolarCity, Tesla, and SpaceX.

According to Musk, there really won’t be any other options.

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Time For Truth: (CNBC) – Elon Musk: Robots will take your jobs, government will have to pay your wage

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Short of troops to fight in Iraq and Afghanistan a decade ago, the California National Guard enticed thousands of soldiers with bonuses of $15,000 or more to reenlist and go to war.

Now the Pentagon is demanding the money back.

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Time For Truth: (LA Times) – Thousands of California soldiers forced to repay enlistment bonuses a decade after going to war

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Dutch bank ING is set to launch a free mobile app called Yolt in the UK on Tuesday (18 October). The app will allow users to view their multiple bank accounts and credit card information on a single platform.

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Time For Truth: (International Business Times) – ING to launch mobile app Yolt in the UK on 18 October

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