| Sep 16, 2014
| 9:57 AM
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, who hopes to use detailed position papers to build a bid for the Republican presidential nomination, released an energy plan Tuesday that calls for expanded oil and gas production and reversing the Obama administration's...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 3:19 PM
Ask Chicagoans how to fix their city and you'll hear powerful ideas to rescue flailing schools, cut violent crime, create attractive jobs and help families thrive. We know this. We asked. Last October, we launched our Plan of Chicago project to fill in...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 3:08 PM
Paychecks have been disappointing investors for years, but that's not all that's been putting pressure on household spending.
While companies have been stingy with raises since the 2008 recession, they've also been whittling away at benefits for the...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 9:22 PM
Bethlehem Mayor Robert Donchez on Thursday outlined how he plans to attack a projected $5.9 million budget shortfall next year: a new pension bond, refinancing old debt, new fees, 25 job cuts and a possible real estate tax hike.
The plan, which will be...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 2:17 PM
SPRINGFIELD — The Teamsters filed a lawsuit today to block the layoffs of dozens of workers Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration decided to let go following a state watchdog’s report that hiring rules were abused at the state’s...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 2:50 PM
In the year and a half since former NBCUniversal chief Jeff Zucker took CNN's helm, he has rejiggered levels of the news operation great and small.
For starters, he's focused on locking in longer to big breaking news as long as it juices ratings and...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Many executives would have given up after sinking a decade and $1 billion into an unsalable product.
Wall Street had hammered the company's stock after regulators issued yet another round of safety concerns. Analysts piled on, some declaring the product...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 5:19 AM
KABUL (Reuters) - The United Nations threatened on Saturday to cut aid to Afghanistan if its staff are harassed, responding to tensions surrounding its participation in a drawn-out and bitter investigation into fraud in the still-unresolved presidential...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 2:43 PM
NEW YORK/WILMINGTON DELAWARE (Reuters) - Puerto Rico's indebted power authority better get used to some tough love from its new chief restructuring officer, Lisa Donahue, who has earned a reputation for decisiveness, hard work and a cold-blooded...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 3:06 PM
The Palm Beach County Commission has a chance to plan the future of the county's last major undeveloped region. Today, the commission should take that chance.
Before the commission is Minto West, the controversial project proposed for the former...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 4:25 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The new turnaround chief of Puerto Rico's power authority said on Friday she was targeting a "fair plan" in the restructuring of PREPA, with all options on the table but said it was too early to say if job cuts or a privatization...