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Latest economic indicator: No spin

| Sep 1, 2006
Commentator and humorist Tim Bedore says journalists are always swallowing the spin that politicians put on economic news. So he's coming up with his own "No-Spin Zone."

Working for vacation

| Sep 1, 2006
Put away the beach towel and the picnic basket. Summer is over. But that doesn't mean your vacation has to end. Amy Scott reports on the tricks to getting more time off.
Posted In: Jobs

How to enjoy your long weekend

| Sep 1, 2006
As many of us head into a long Labor Day weekend, commentator Joe Robinson points out that fun and relaxation can't be considered items on a to-do list.

Introducing the sonar parking meter

| Sep 1, 2006
There's a new breed of parking meter out there — but beware, it's designed to squeeze more money out of motorists. Stuart Cohen has the story.
Posted In: Science

Aston Martin for sale

Stephen Beard | Sep 1, 2006
The company that makes James Bond's favorite car is up for sale. Ford is selling Aston Martin. From London, Stephen Beard reports.
Posted In: Canada

August unemployment holds steady

Scott Tong | Sep 1, 2006
The latest jobs numbers are in and itseems employers are still hiring at a decent pace — with exceptions in a couple industries. Scott Tong reports.
Posted In: Economy

Balancing unemployment and inflation

Ashley Milne-Tyte | Sep 1, 2006
Jobless figures were expected to remain unchanged. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports the numbers will likely vindicate the Fed's decision to hold interest rates steady.
Posted In: Economy

Auto incentives extended

Janet Babin | Sep 1, 2006
Will the latest round of sales incentives from U.S. automakers do much to revive slumping sales? Janet Babin reports.

What is Vicente Fox's economic legacy?

| Sep 1, 2006
Mexican president Vicente Fox delivers his final State of the Union address tonight. Franc Contreras examines the economic legacy Fox will leave his successor.
Posted In: Canada

Clean diesel required

Sarah Gardner | Sep 1, 2006
California today introduces a new blend of diesel fuel formulated to burn more cleanly. But as Sarah Gardner reports, it comes at a price.

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