NBC cuts about 500 employees

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — In a round of year-end belt tightening, NBCUniversal is cutting about 500 employees, or about 1.5% of its total workforce. The cuts are distributed throughout the more…

Economy crushing for millenials

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — While the continued economic slump hobbles many Americans, the downturn is crushing young people. Almost half of millennials—those between 18 and 34—think they'll be worse off more…

Florida station sells gas for $6.44 a gallon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ORLANDOSENTINEL) — A Shell station in the tourist area near Lake Buena Vista was selling gasoline for $6.44 a gallon Monday — more than $3 above what most more…

Labor presses Obama on tax hikes for rich

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON, Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Labor leaders planned to press U.S. President Barack Obama Tuesday to stay strong in his push for higher taxes on upper-income earners, labor officials more…

Market in 'correction' with post-election sell-off

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="J1NDd2Njo-4LR8wcUaSwVlqYmri0Dxjv"] In this podcast, economist, columnist, radio host and international conference speaker Jerry Robinson of "Follow the Money Weekly" wonders whether Americans got their $6 billion worth more…

Avoiding foreign fakes for Christmas

by Roger Simmermaker -- When the Christmas holiday season comes around, many patriotic Americans are busy thinking about what kind of American-made gifts can be found to put under their Christmas trees. more…