COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton says pay equity between men and women, more generous parental leave policies and a higher minimum wage are not issues of importance merely to women but concerns that […]
Average hourly wages have risen just 2.1 percent in the past year while rental prices have climbed 3.7 percent.
The president opened a 3-state tour in Michigan by touting the recovery of the auto industry.
Black-Friday eve shopping is becoming a new American tradition with stores opening on Thanksgiving Day.
Economist Ben Stein believes the White House is playing the race card in an effort to get African-Americans to vote against Republicans.
Vice President Joe Biden urged Iron Range Democrats on Thursday to get out the vote for U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, saying Republicans don’t understand the needs of the middle class.
The president was talking to tech entrepreneurs in Santa Monica when Ariel Jalali offered him a job at his mobile app startup company.
A leading Senate critic of online surveillance wants the government to stop widespread spying on phone calls, texts and emails, saying the “digital dragnet” doesn’t make the country safer, and only hurts the U.S. economy.
The U.S. economy generated 248,000 jobs in September, the Labor Department said Friday. The unemployment rate dropped to 5.9 percent, its lowest level in six years.
Greater American production and less-than-expected global demand is driving oil prices downward, say industry analysts.