Narrowing the pay gap between men and women is the goal of new laws in California, Oregon, New York City, San Francisco and other jurisdictions.
Challenges like housing, transportation and finances are especially difficult.
After losing out on a headquarters bid over a decade ago, Dallas created a thriving downtown to woo corporations
Boeing’s rejection of Dallas as a corporate headquarters location 16 years ago helped spur the city's current growth in the arts.
Rising racial tension is one reason for the growth.
A professor of fire ecology discusses the trade-offs in one of the costliest fire seasons in memory.
As Texans wait to for relief funds and repairs post-Hurricane Harvey, the in-between life can be frustrating.
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CDOs — collateralized debt obligations — helped trigger the 2008 housing crisis. Now CLOs are on the rise. Should we be worried?
In the wake of the financial crisis, we all learned a lot of fear-inducing acronyms, like CDOs – collateralized debt obligations – which helped trigger the housing meltdown. So news that volumes of a similar sounding investment – CLO or…
It can pay to have a checking account. But a new survey out this morning from Bankrate shows low-income consumers end up paying more in monthly bank fees than other customers. The survey found that consumers with annual household incomes…
A roundup of this week's business and economic news.