AP National News Calendar

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Posted: May 27, 2011 4:35 PM
AP National News Calendar

Eds: Major scheduled events for the week of May 29-June 4, 2011. Note that many events, especially court appearances, are subject to change at the last minute.

The following economic reports will be issued in Washington (all times EST):

SUNDAY: No events of note.

MONDAY: No events of note.

TUESDAY: The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for May, 10 a.m.

WEDNESDAY: Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for May, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases construction spending for April, 10 a.m.; Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner testifies before the House Financial Services Committee on the international financial system.

THURSDAY: Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Labor Department releases first-quarter productivity data, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases factory orders for April, 10 a.m.

FRIDAY: Labor Department releases employment data for May, 8:30 a.m.; Institute for Supply Management releases its service sector index for May, 10 a.m.

SATURDAY: No events of note.

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SUNDAY, MAY 29:

No events of note.

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MONDAY, MAY 30:

Stock and bond markets closed for Memorial Day.

Washington _ Senate on break until June 6.

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TUESDAY, MAY 31:

New York _ Standard & Poor's releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for March and the first quarter, 9 a.m.

Berlin _ Germany's Federal Labor Agency releases May unemployment figures.

Washington _ Supreme Court issues orders and opinions.

Oxon Hill, Md. _ 2011 National Spelling Bee, through June 2.

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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1:

Detroit _ Automakers release vehicle sales for May.

Seoul, South Korea _ South Korean government releases monthly consumer price index amid ongoing worries over inflation.

Washington _ Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner testifies before the House Financial Services Committee on the international financial system.

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THURSDAY, JUNE 2:

New York _ Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.

New York _ Retailers release sales data for May.

Aachen, Germany _ European Central Bank president Jean-Claude Trichet receives the International Charlemagne Prize for his contribution to European unity.

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FRIDAY, JUNE 3:

Washington _ House Homeland Security subcommittee hearing on threats from Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia.

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SATURDAY, JUNE 4:

No events of note.