Sep 4, 2013 The discount retail chain reported better than expected profits today and its stock is up almost five percent at the moment.
Sep 9, 2013 Many college freshmen embark on their first years of higher education this week. Wouldn't it be nice if at the end of their journey a job was waiting for them? In Alabama, the two year-college system is collaborating with private companies to train students and help them land a job after graduation.
Sep 3, 2013 A look at how factory numbers are affecting our domestic economy this week.
Aug 30, 2013 Data released this week by the Pew Center shows that 98 percent of Americans now live in an area with access to broadband internet. Despite that, 15 percent still don't use the internet at all.
Aug 29, 2013 There's news today U.S. economy was surprisingly strong -- once upon a time.
Aug 15, 2013 Diane Swonk, chief economist with Mesirow Financial, discusses the latest retail earnings.
Aug 2, 2013 The economy added 162,000 jobs in July while GDP in the second quarter grew at a 1.7% annual rate. So, what's the relationship between jobs and growth?
Jul 31, 2013 The U.S. economy expanded 1.7 percent in the spring months -- but does that mean the recovery is out of the woods?
Jul 31, 2013 The government changes the way it calculates the country's economic growth.