Unemployment figures for March are due out today and indications are they'll show the job market is on the upswing. But as Alisa Roth reports, what's good news for job seekers is a red flag for inflation hawks.
Looking to make headway in a market now dominated by Toyota, Ford has unveiled plans to offer interest-free loans on its hybrid vehicles. Cheryl Glaser looks at whether the hybrid Escape can compete with the Prius.
Italians go to the polls on Sunday to decide whether long-time Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi will keep his job. As Megan Williams reports from Rome, Italy's sluggish economy may hurt Berlusconi's chance at re-election.
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