Jim Zarroli Jim Zarroli is a business reporter for NPR News, based at NPR's New York bureau.

Jury Convicts 5 Ex-Madoff Employees Of Securities Fraud

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Madoff Aides Found Guilty For Role In Massive Ponzi Scheme

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Employers React To New Overtime Expansion

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FTC Launches Civil Probe Into Herbalife

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FTC Investigates Herbalife, Following Claims It's A Pyramid Scheme

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Ice And Snow Forced Airlines To Cancel Thousands Of Flights

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Deep Ties Between Russia And The West Make Sanctions Risky

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Swiss Bank Finds Itself Under American Scrutiny

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Senate Report: Credit Suisse Bank Helped Americans Evade Taxes

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Netflix, Comcast Reach Streaming Agreement

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Internet service providers are having trouble keeping pace with growing demand for video streaming services. But there's disagreement over how to fix the problem. iStockphoto hide caption

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Video Streaming Is Straining, But Who Will Ease The Tension?

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Regulators Examine Allegations Of Currency Manipulation

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Jury To Get Insider Trading Case Of Matthew Martoma

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Federal Reserve Officials To Evaluate Stimulus Easing

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The study did reveal widespread disparity in upward mobility based on geography. For those hoping to climb the economic ladder, San Francisco is one of the best places to live, the study found. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Study: Upward Mobility No Tougher In U.S. Than Two Decades Ago

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