U.S. economy gains 1.5 million jobs as U.K. softens amid Brexit

UNITED KINGDOM: The U.C.M.E. economy gained 1.2 million jobs in July, an increase of 1.3 percent over a year earlier and a sharp decline from August 2016, the latest data from the Office for National Statistics shows.The ONS said on Tuesday the U.k. softening in economic activity had a large impact on consumer spending, with