August 30, 2010 After some hitches with audio, Obama said to stay tuned for his team's new economic measures. He also pressed the Senate to pass a bill meant to encourage small businesses to do more hiring.
August 25, 2010 New homes sales hit a record low in July, taking durable goods orders with them.
August 16, 2010 China's economy appears to have surpassed Japan's for good and is on track to top the U.S. by 2030. China is helped by being a developing economy with plenty of room to expand while the mature U.S. economy appears poised for slower growth.
In Fort Lauderdale, Fla., last week, Luis Soto (right) and others waited in line at a jobs fair. He's been out of work for 1 1/2 years.
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August 9, 2010 Federal Reserve policymakers gather Tuesday and are expected to talk about whether it's time to start pushing harder to get the economy moving.
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June 24, 2010 The good news is that mortgage rates are at historic lows. The bad news is that millions of people can't benefit.
June 23, 2010 The Federal Reserve left a key rate unchanged, noting that there were signs of weakness throughout the economy.
June 3, 2010 As a restaurant critic, Ed Murrieta had an expense account and a nice home. Now, he struggles to get by on food stamps, and embraces the challenge.
December 2, 2009 A significant number of American households — nearly 8 percent, or 9 million, to be exact — are "unbanked," meaning they have no bank account. This, according to a recent report by The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).
May 29, 2009 I grew up in Columbia, Tenn., just down the road from Spring Hill, a place you never would have heard of if General Motors hadn't picked it as the site for its revolutionary Saturn plant back in 1985. ... It's strange to think how much one busines...
February 20, 2009 Should the 'The New York Post' be cut some slack for even acknowledging there is an outcry (which they really are not obligated to do)?
February 18, 2009 And what about your girl, Dolly Parton? I know some of you are scratching your heads, what the ... ?
February 17, 2009 I didn't expect to be hosting Tell Me More when I went to bed last night, but I got a call about 2 1/2 hours before showtime this morning saying regular host Michel Martin was under the weather ...
February 13, 2009 I have to confess, it was always a dream of mine to have a segment, or a program, where we would talk about matters of faith and spirituality as part of our normal conversation.
February 9, 2009 We're all gearing up to watch President Barack Obama pitch his $838 billion economic stimulus package to Congress via a national audience tonight.
February 6, 2009 How is the nation's massive money crisis specifically affecting you?
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