Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
Retailers report modest gains for April Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
US home building is surging, but job growth isn't The resurgent U.S. housing market has sent builders calling again for Richard Vap, who owns a drywall installation company. Vap would love to help - if he could hire enough qualified people. "There is a shortage of manpower," says Vap, owner of South Valley Drywall in Littleton, Colo. More
UK to enjoy fastest growth since 2007 LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's economy looks set to grow at its fastest rate since 2007 this year, but the rapid pace is unlikely to be sustained, the British Chambers of Commerce said on Wednesday after nudging up its growth forecasts for this year and next. 08/27/2014 - 2:01 pm | View Link
Greensboro Job Fair Shows Manufacturing Industry Growth GREENSBORO — With unemployment still a concern in the Tar Heel state, the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce made an attempt to match job seekers with employers offering open positions Wednesday. From food service to Fortune 500 companies, it was one of the ... 08/27/2014 - 1:54 pm | View Link
Electronics, cars fuel battery market growth Battery customers tend to clamour for the same things. Whether they need a small battery to power a consumer electronic device or a large industrial battery system to manage the energy needs of an ocean-going marine vessel, the demands are often strikingly ... 08/27/2014 - 1:53 pm | View Link
24x7 Power Plan Provides Robust Growth Avenues NEW DELHI: State-owned power generator, NTPC said government’s initiatives in the power sector will help it provide round-the-clock power to every household in India but raised concerns about the ill-health of state-electricity boards. Arup Roy Choudhury ... 08/27/2014 - 1:44 pm | View Link
Asia’s Old Communities Vanishing Amid Rapid Growth BANGKOK — Century-old shop houses, twisting alleyways and temples scented with incense still pulsate with the pursuit of old trades and time-honored rituals of families who have lived in Bangkok’s Chinatown for generations. But probably not for much ... 08/27/2014 - 1:38 pm | View Link
BBC A KS1 Science activity in which children aged 6-7 can make decisions about how much food, water, rest and exercise a human needs to survive. 08/21/2014 - 5:26 am | View Link
Bellevue College, Washington Bellevue College (formerly Bellevue Community College, BCC) is a leading institution of higher education in the Pacific Northwest, located in Bellevue Washington. 08/21/2014 - 5:05 am | View Link
Self Growth Website Self Improvement Online created SelfGrowth.com, the most complete guide to information about Self Improvement, Personal Growth and Self Help on the Internet. It ... 08/20/2014 - 7:03 pm | View Link
Growth Charts Growth charts consist of a series of percentile curves that illustrate the distribution of selected body measurements in children. Pediatric growth charts ... 08/20/2014 - 3:21 pm | View Link
Welcome | Department of Economics According to Naomi Lamoreaux, a professor of economics and history at Yale University, the success of incorporation led states to broaden eligibility to … 08/20/2014 - 2:24 pm | View Link
Diane Sawyer signed off as anchor of ABC's "World News" on Wednesday, telling viewers that it has been wonderful to be the "home port" of the network's news team each weeknight.
The 68-year-old Sawyer, one of television news' best-known personalities, has anchored ABC's flagship newscast since December 2009.
On Wednesday's newscast, she chatted briefly on the set with Muir and took viewers on a behind-the-scenes tour pointing out people who worked at "World News."
A federal judge in Utah has issued a final ruling that strikes down parts of the state's anti-polygamy law, in a lawsuit filed by a family that appears on the TV show "Sister Wives."
U. S. District Judge Clark Waddoups ruled in favor of the stars of the TLC reality show in December, but the decision wasn't finalized due to unresolved, procedural issues.
The potential presidential candidate is kicking off two days of events with a fundraising party Wednesday night in Columbia for the South Carolina Republican Party.
Perry was a yell leader at Texas A&M, and his beloved Aggies open the college football season Thursday against South Carolina.
The president of Niger's National Assembly has fled the country after his immunity was lifted so he could be questioned about a baby trafficking scandal that has shaken the country's political class
Amadou's wife, the country's agriculture minister, and 16 other people have already been arrested over their suspected links to the network involving the trafficking of babies from neighboring Nigeria.
Valdelucio Goncalves, 54, already had his wrists and ankles bound and nose and ears stuffed with cotton when he woke inside a morgue on Sunday at the Menandro de Farias General Hospital in Salvador, said his shocked family who described finding him moving inside.