Oct 18, 2013 More than 20 Senators and seven Representatives have begun work on a compromise budget that liberals and conservatives can live with, before new sequester cuts hit in January. A supercommittee was what created the sequester impasse in the first place, what will be different this time around?
Oct 18, 2013 In November, the Supreme Court will hear arguments in a case that hinges on the definition of clothing.
Oct 7, 2013 A look at how the manufacturing industry is being affected by the gridlock in Washington.
Sep 30, 2013 Across-the-board budget cuts that would slash the number of ships in the Merchant Marine would end up costing the Navy -- perhaps billions of dollars.
Aug 22, 2013 Things may be better in Europe than we thought.
Aug 15, 2013 Milllions of textile workers still work in unsafe conditions four months after the Rana Plaza factory near Dhaka collapsed, causing 1,100 workers to lose their lives. There is much pressure for change, however.
Aug 9, 2013 It's good news for the approximately 640,000 furloughed Department of Defense employees that there will be only six furlough days instead of 11. But it's still a hardship for many of them.
Aug 6, 2013 First Solar, Inc., has branched out into planning and building large-scale solar power. That strategy has helped the American company rise above plummeting prices for solar panels.
Aug 1, 2013 Manufacturing activity grew last month to its highest level in two years. But is it producing jobs you can raise a family on?