Mar 29, 2012 Spain has the highest unemployment rate in the European Union and the government is hoping changes to labor laws will kick-start the economy.
Heidi N. Moore
Mar 3, 2012 A high-level Morgan Stanley investment banker was charged with a hate crime in Connecticut after a dispute over a $300 cab fare.
Mar 2, 2012 The news that didn't quite make the headlines. This week: Virgin's Upper Class Dream Suite, New York taxis get new lights, and funny exam questions.
Mar 16, 2012 The Taiwan-based manufacturer will also cut down on excessive overtime. What will this mean for its purchasers -- like Apple -- and consumers?
Elizabeth Wynne Johnson
Feb 2, 2012 The government was set to impose new rules limiting the work kids are allowed to do on farms, but those rules are being reconsidered after an outcry from farmers.
Feb 2, 2012 The new law means workers can't be forced to join a union in order to get or keep a job. Proponents say it'll bring more jobs into the state; opponents say it could lead to a decline in working conditions.
Jan 11, 2012 A report out links building skyscrapers with economic crashes. China, please take note.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jan 11, 2012 The Times Square celebration brings in a worldwide audience and millions of tourist dollars to NYC every year.
Dec 28, 2011 The National Labor Relations Board is about to lose the ability to enforce the nation's labor laws. On Dec. 31st, three of the five seats on the Board will become vacant. Without a quorum, the NLRB cannot decide cases.