Features by Sally Herships
Posted In: liberal arts
A group of colleges and universities have launched a campaign on behalf of the liberal arts and the earnings potential of people who major in them.
Posted In: banking, diversity
Plus a poll: Do you think your bank cares about diversity?
Posted In: Books, e-readers, Nook, Kindle
Between competition from Amazon, and the less-than-tremendous success of its Nook, Barnes and Noble is in a tough spot.
Posted In: Penny Pritzker, CES
At CES in Las Vegas, the Commerce Department highlights its "Open for Business Agenda."
Posted In: private jets, aviation
Fly faster, do more. That’s what the website for Spike Aerospace’s supersonic business jet reads.
Posted In: airline pilots, storms, flight delays
Airlines and airline pilots are facing a major rule change this weekend that may impact flight delays and scheduling.
Posted In: World Bank, poverty
Three quarters of the world's poor live in middle-income countries.
Posted In: NASDAQ, FB, Facebook
Nasdaq will pay out a total of $41.6 million in claims related to the Facebook IPO troubles.
Posted In: traffic cameras, Washington D.C.
Washington's new network of almost 100 cameras will ticket folks who block the box, fail to yield to pedestrians, or drive overweight trucks on residential streets.
Posted In: Investing, apps
Robinhood, a new app for smartphones, says its service is about letting everyone fully share in the fruits of capitalism -- which means free stock trades.