Aug 10, 2012 Architect Jayna Cooper built her ideal home -- while sticking to a tight budget and using basic construction materials.
Jul 27, 2012 Four times a year, the U.S. Department of Commerce serves up the big number that tells us how much we are producing as a country. U.S. second quarter GDP grew more than economists had expected. That doesn't make it good.
Jun 26, 2012 Lawmakers must fund new federal highway construction before the current legislation expires on Saturday. If they don't, local construction projects may suffer, and jobs could be lost.
Jun 19, 2012 The latest news in the housing market: New home construction fell last month, but building permits were up to their highest level since 2008.
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Jun 4, 2012 Beyond Pizza Patron’s marketing gimmicks, a plan to reach Hispanic customers.
May 28, 2012 There's no suspense about the outcome of the Texas Republican primary, but the future of elections there might change with its population.
May 17, 2012 Latinos represent a large and growing consumer market. But reaching them poses big challenges.
May 16, 2012 Housing starts, as they're called, were up 2.6 percent last month, and compared with last April, home construction was up almost 30 percent.
May 8, 2012 The new 24-hour English-language cable channel will target Latinos. But it's an unproven market.
Apr 26, 2012 Twenty years after the L.A. riots, many residents who move up the economic ladder move out of South L.A.