Jul 29, 2013 Amazon is hiring 5,000 new full-time workers at its fulfillment centers.
Jul 26, 2013 After a hundred years of production in the U.K., the U.S. auto giant is closing its last vehicle assembly operation in Britain.
Jul 24, 2013 China’s factories are continuing to struggle, but Europe's economic activity is showing signs of life -- at least for the last month.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jul 22, 2013 President Obama returns to Knox College in Illinois to revive his push for economic growth.
Jul 10, 2013 Lots of European retailers have signed onto a new pact to institute stricter rules after the factory tragedy this year. Which U.S. companies will follow suit?
Jul 5, 2013 Honda sales are up and the company sales it expects to become a net exporter of vehicles from the U.S. by late next year.
Jul 1, 2013 With 2013 halfway done, how is the economy doing? Julia Coronado, chief North American economist BNP Paribas, shares her take.
Jun 28, 2013 The U.S. is suspending its trade benefits for Bangladesh. The Obama administration said the country has not moved quickly enough to address workplace safety following an eight-story factory collapse that killed over 1,000 workers.
Jun 4, 2013 He won a in Pulitzer in 1982, but didn't stop there. Chicago's legendary photojournalist John H. White reflects on the power of pictures days after he was laid off along with the Sun-Times' entire photo department.
May 27, 2013 Some companies who sell to the U.S. now prefer Mexico to China as a manufacturing base. Rising Chinese labor costs are part of the reason. Mexico's proximity to the U.S. is another.