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This is the Imus morning program.
American morning once again we have some big economic numbers coming up at the bottom of the hour to check the market numbers here before that.
European stocks have been lower throughout the morning and both bank of England and European central bank of about the last hour and kept their key interest rate right where it was as they were expected to do down three quarters of 1% in the London market this morning ahead of the the open here in the US and stock index futures are -- lower after we were down yesterday down 36 this morning.
On -- on Dow futures -- we'll get the latest look at these weekly jobless claims coming up at 8:30 eastern time.
Is that 4101000.
People lined up for unemployment benefits for the first time in the latest of week.
We saw surprise jump -- last week to 429000.
Which was not a good number at all so we'll see we'll see how this number comes in.
It all comes ahead of tomorrow's -- a government jobs report which will be out at this time tomorrow -- -- we'll have that job number at the bottom of the hour and now in addition to that the other big story today days after the death some of the modern President Obama.
Heading here to New York City today meeting with families of 9/11 victims as well as members of the police department and the fire department.
He'll also visit ground zero this afternoon are -- or an Adam Shapiro is they are now with more and -- Expect -- he will be here today and he's going to be laying a wreath at shortly after 1 o'clock at ground zero.
Afterward the president who will not be making his speech will not be making any kind of formal comments.
We'll meet with the family members of victims the September 11 2001 attacks.
That will take place privately.
The list was assembled by the 9/11 memorial museum bonded and according to.
They invited as many as they could but there were family members who were not invited that's created some controversy.
Four some of the family members -- Loved ones died on September 11 two that's -- one last thing I want to point out although this is a solemn occasion it's also political occasion.
Is passing out flyers right now against about Mayor Bloomberg because of the budget cuts -- take place New York City.
And plans to close some fire houses so well this is again and events remember the more than 3000 souls who died on September 11.
It's also somewhat of a political event to.
Back to you -- -- -- -- Shapiro there in lower Manhattan forest today one of the biggest insider trading cases in history.
Facing a major setback yesterday Ashley Webster's outside the federal courthouse in lower Manhattan with the latest on rush rush throughout -- what happened actually.
Well -- O'Connell the issue -- -- -- -- -- deliberations for the jury in this case but really.
It's day -- because yesterday a seventeen year old woman.
Was removed from the jury -- health reasons the judge then appointing an alternate juror to join the panel and telling them yesterday.
You have to go back to the beginning and -- deliberations from scratch brought the rock them is accused of some fourteen counts of conspiracy and securities fraud.
Prosecutors claim he used inside information.
To make nearly 64 million dollars the defense says now he used -- search.
As part of his.
-- for using that information not to make his trades they also say that but lot of that information.
Was already public as for rocked -- -- them himself.
He has not -- -- this week off the heat suit had to undergo some emergency surgery on Sunday for probably this -- where he developed a bacterial.
Infections so they -- then.
-- the deliberations by the jury they will go back to the beginning yesterday they also listen to again.
Some doesn't also taped telephone conversations between.
Roger drop them and his associates.
And so as some other strange case begins to get even stranger -- In fact the judge could've kept with the eleven original jurors but said no we're gonna bring in an alternate so dates dude.
Of this trial which is already more than two months long.
All right actually empty too amazing that they have to start all over again as sequester in lower Manhattan a quick look this morning at commodities are all lower -- down -- -- and so his.
Silver and we'll keep an eye on -- there's a commodities -- -- I missed the morning continues right now here.
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