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Posted In: jobs report, payroll
Economists say the optimism of the household survey should temper the gloom of low payroll reports.
Posted In: tennessee, community colleges, Tennessee Promise
The announcement from the state's governor is part of a broader workforce development strategy. And similar moves have worked before.
Posted In: nintendo, smart phones
Some say Nintendo needs to ditch the console and focus on games, but Nintendo may still try to save its hardware business.
Posted In: SOTU, TPP, NAFTA, trade
The Trans-Pacific Partnership would include 12 countries and 40 percent of the world's economy.
Posted In: Tech, Detroit
But employment-based visas aren't divvied up geographically.
Posted In: Airlines, American Airlines, mergers
The carriers are taking their merger step by step, including the move for each to sell tickets on some flights operated by the other airline.
Posted In: JOBS Act, crowd-funding
The JOBS Act will promote equity investing through crowdfunding. A Washington, D.C. real estate firm has already been trying it out.
Posted In: nickelodeon, cable, television, viacom
Viacom’s new My Nick Jr. lets parents program a channel – an attempt to hold more viewers on television.
Posted In: war on poverty, LBJ, poverty
The 50th anniversary of President Lyndon B. Johnson's declaration of the War on Poverty.
Posted In: conflict minerals, Tech
A court hears arguments on a rule that requires companies to report on whether their products contain conflict minerals.