Life at a glance

Migrants and refugees cross the border line between Greece and Macedonia near Gevgelija, Macedonia on Friday. Amid Europe's refugee and migrant crisis, many are asking about the United States' role in the issue.

The US is facing more pressure to take in refugees

Sep 4, 2015
Resettlement is a long process.
Posted In: refugees, Europe, U.S.

PODCAST: The jobs report for August

Sep 4, 2015
Jobs report for August, sanctions against China, and a change in the healthcare industry.

PODCAST: The refugee crisis in Europe

Sep 3, 2015
Global interest rates, wages for low-income Americans, and the humanitarian crisis in Europe.

PODCAST: Waiting at Wal-Mart

Sep 2, 2015
Job growth in August, Wal-Mart's woes, and wartime bonds.

PODCAST: Consumers love coupons

Sep 1, 2015
Arctic competition, medical debt collection, and post-recession consumer habits.
Airlines sometimes overbook their flights, but there's a reason.

PODCAST: Friendly-ish skies

Aug 31, 2015
A look to the week ahead, Obama's visit to Alaska, and airline profits.
A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during Thursday morning in New York City. Dow Jones Industrial Average stocks continued their rally, opening approximately 200 points higher on Thursday.

PODCAST: Mixed stock market indicators

Aug 28, 2015
The economy-market relationship, globalization and Greece’s new prime minister.

PODCAST: Happy birthday, now cut me a check

Aug 27, 2015
On today's show: retiring amid volatile markets and paying up to sing "Happy Birthday."
Using the "Happy Birthday" song in movies comes with a hefty price tag.

Why singing happy birthday can come with a fee

Aug 27, 2015
A lawsuit challenges the song's copyright.
Posted In: birthdays, celebration, copyright
Everest College is one of the college systems owned by Corinthian Colleges Inc.

PODCAST: Wall Street's rusty plumbing

Aug 26, 2015
A Dow rally, ETFs and a for-profit college's bankruptcy plan
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