Features by Gigi Douban
Posted In: unions, labor, blue collar, Supreme Court, scotus
The Supreme Court hears arguments Wednesday in a case that could weaken union-organizing efforts.
Posted In: ROTC Navy, Air Force ROTC
Early last month, the Army announced that by 2015, it'll cut 13 ROTC programs across the country.
Posted In: Alabama, branding, Re-branding, slogan
Alabama has a new campaign to lure companies and tourists to the state. But first it's asking everyone to forget what they think they know about Alabama.
Posted In: Airlines, UAL, rhapsody, publishing
United debuts an in-flight magazine, titled Rhapsody, for high-end and business travelers.
Posted In: luxury, wealth, Jobs
Publications are hiring reporters to cover the luxury life. Could you qualify?
Posted In: Fed, bond buying, tapering, Federal Reserve
The Fed buys billions of dollars worth of bonds each month to pump cash into our financial system. The question in front of the the Fed Board today: when should they start to slow the buying down.
Posted In: drugs, addiction
The number of first-time heroin users in the U.S. is on the rise, and overall, heroin use went up 66 percent in 2011.
Posted In: Walgreens, CVS, health care
Walgreens and CVS both announce earnings this week. Company results will reflect the run-up to Obamacare.
Posted In: Taxes, Retail, holiday shopping
From Massachusetts to Alabama, sales tax on everything from socks to laptops will be waived. But not every state wants to leave those tax dollars on the table.
Posted In: tips, restaurants, food and drink, Twitter
A New York food truck worker who tweeted about a big company not leaving a tip on a big order lost his job over the tweet.