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UAW Rejects Deal With Defense Contracter For Second Time

Posted 12.09.2011 | Business

OSHKOSH, Wisconsin (Reuters) - Workers at defense contractor Oshkosh Corp turned down a new five-year contract offer from the company for a second...

Merkel, Sarkozy Look To Resolve Differences Over Euro Crisis

Posted 12.09.2011 | Business

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel will thrash out differences with French President Nicolas Sarkozy on Sunday over how to use the...

LIVE UPDATES: Protesters Gain International Support, Look To Spread To Other Sites In New York

Posted 12.07.2011 | Business

Occupy Wall Street, a cause that began as a small band of protesters in Zuccotti Park, has gained international recognition with protests spreading to...

Hedge Fund Trader Gets Three Years In Prison For Bribes

AP | By LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 12.07.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- A hedge fund trader who paid hefty bribes to coax confidential information out of shady lawyers was sentenced Friday to three years in pri...

Report: Half Of Prime Mortgages Borrowers Will Be Underwater

Posted 10.25.2012 | Business

Half of borrowers with prime loans -- or loans made to borrowers with good credit and income -- will likely end up underwater anyway, according to a r...

Commodities Trader, Hip-Hop Promotor Arrested On $4 Million Ponzi Scheme

Posted 12.07.2011 | Business

Commodities trader and hip-hop promoter Tyrone Gilliams was arrested Wednesday on charges of running a $4 million investment scam, according to a ...

Lehmen Sued Goldman Unit For Canceling Sale

Posted 12.07.2011 | Business

A unit of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc (LEHMQ.PK) sued an affiliate of Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N), saying it used pretextual excuses to avoid ...

Commodities Trading Regulator Filed Record Actions In Past Year

AP | Posted 12.07.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- A federal agency that regulates commodities trading says it brought the most enforcement actions it has in its 37-year history during th...

Study: As More Workers Are Employed Part-Time, Fewer Are Insured

Posted 12.06.2011 | Business

More than one-fifth of employed Americans lack health insurance, according to a recent survey, and that number is may be poised to grow as more worker...

Apple's Greatest Ads: The First Thirty Five Years (PHOTOS)

Posted 12.06.2011 | Business

Hours after Apple announced Steve Jobs’ death on Wednesday, fans clamored to Apple stores around the world to mourn one of America's all-time CEOs. ...

BofA CEO: We Have A 'Right To Make A Profit'

Posted 12.06.2011 | Business

Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan has said his bank’s new $5 fee debit card fee is justified because the bank “has a right to make a profit,” a...

Bank Of America Blames Website Issues On Upgrade

Posted 12.06.2011 | Business

Bank of America Corp (BAC.N) said an ongoing upgrade and heavy traffic was behind six days of problems with its banking website, easing concerns a...

As Immigration Law Takes Effect Ala. Workers Flee State

AP | By PHILLIP RAWLS | Posted 12.06.2011 | Business

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Alabama's strict new immigration law may be backfiring. Intended to force illegal workers out of jobs, it is also driving away man...

Business Leaders React To Steve Jobs' Death

Posted 12.05.2011 | Business

Hailed as a visionary innovator, Steve Jobs, CEO and co-founder of Apple, built the company in his image and changed the way users interact with compu...

LIVE UPDATES: Occupy Wall Street Protesters To March With Unions, Others

Posted 12.05.2011 | Business

Occupy Wall Street, the gathering that began as a relatively marginalized group in a Manhattan park, will march Wednesday with the support of union an...

Study: Georgia Immigration Law Will Hurt State's Economy

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 12.05.2011 | Business

A Georgia law that penalizes anyone harboring undocumented immigrants and allows police to check the immigration status of anyone they believe to be i...

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European Crisis Could Tip U.S. Into Recession

HuffingtonPost.com | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 12.04.2011 | Business

As the Greek government appears increasingly likely to default on its debt, economists are envisioning potentially dire spillovers to the United State...

Private Employers Added More Jobs In September Than Expected, ADP Finds

Posted 12.05.2011 | Business

U.S. private-sector employers added 91,000 jobs in September, above economists' expectations, a report by a payrolls processor showed Wednesday. ...

September Layoffs Biggest In Two Years: Survey

Posted 12.05.2011 | Business

The number of planned layoffs at U.S. firms in September jumped to its highest in more than two years due to heavy cutbacks by the military and Ba...

Moody's Cuts Italy's Bond Rating

Posted 12.04.2011 | Business

Moody's Investors Service on Tuesday cut Italy's bond ratings by three notches, saying it sees a "material increase" in funding conditions for eur...

LIVE UPDATES: Occupy Wall Street Movement Spreads To Other Cities

Posted 12.04.2011 | Business

Occupy Wall Street began as a relatively marginalized group protesting in a Manhattan park. That has changed. (CLICK HERE FOR LIVE UPDATES) ...

Study: Growing Up Poor Reduces Chances Of High School Graduation

Posted 12.04.2011 | Business

Children that grow up in poor neighborhoods have a significantly reduced chance of graduating from high school, according to a study in the October is...

Opportunities for Youth Will Rejuvenate Society and Boost the Economy

Dag Detter | Posted 12.04.2011 | Business
Dag Detter

How do we make pathway for young to be part of and help create this brave new world? A world where merit and not age, color of your skin or connections give you the opportunity to work?

Majority Of Wealthy Support Tax Increases On Millionaires: Poll

Posted 12.04.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Less than a quarter of wealthy Americans support raising taxes on households making $250,000 or more a year, the level bein...

Conservative Group Changes Its Tune On Corporate Tax Holiday

Posted 12.04.2011 | Business

The Heritage Foundation, a conservative think tank, has changed its position on giving U.S. companies a tax break on overseas profits. The organiz...