Aug 2, 2013 The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports the economy added 162,000 jobs last month, falling below analyst expectations. The unemployment rate fell to 7.4 percent.
Jul 29, 2013 Amazon is hiring 5,000 new full-time workers at its fulfillment centers.
Jul 22, 2013 The protests in Egypt and Turkey and Brazil have a lot more in common than you'd think, according to the BBC's Paul Mason.
Jul 18, 2013 Five years after the Great Recession, industrialized countries are still down about 16 million jobs. And many of those without work are in need of a skills upgrade.
Jul 12, 2013 The French Revolution -- and much of the France we know today -- was born at a time of economic crisis and famine.
Jul 11, 2013 Turmoil continues in Egypt, but as news of $12 billion in aid and an interim prime minister appointment take hold, life on the ground in Cairo is also changing.
Jul 10, 2013 Egypt gets an interim prime minister with an economics background, former finance minister Hazem el-Beblawi.
Jul 9, 2013 The semantics debate on Wikipedia could have real world consequences.
Jul 8, 2013 Violent clashes between rival political factions, the army and police are scaring off tourists in a country where 10% of the economy is tourism-related.