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
Ford shareholders reject stock proposal Ford Motor Co. shareholders are again rejecting a proposal to dilute the Ford family's control over the company. At its annual meeting in Wilmington, Del., Thursday, Ford said 67 percent of shareholders voted against the proposal to make each Ford share worth one vote. 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
Barack Obama campaign fights Mitt Obama’s campaign called Romney’s ads—which imply that American auto jobs have been outsourced to China as a result ... Chrysler has twice denied the claim—first on its blog following Romney’s comments and again through its CEO after Romney ... 11/1/2012 - 2:01 pm | View Link
Memo To Mitt Romney: Building Jeeps In China Is Good For America President Obama blasted Romney in his own ad, accusing his opponent of making a “false claim” and noting that “the truth” is that Jeep is “adding jobs in Ohio ... exported to China, a significant figure considering that auto exports to ... 11/1/2012 - 10:28 am | View Link
Auto Companies Slam Mitt Romney For False Jeep Jobs to China Claim in Ohio Anti-Obama Ad Forget about being a Republican or Democrat: Republican Presidential nominee Mitt Romney’s Jeep-jobs-to-China raises that issue as graphically as it has been raised. And here is more proof: the auto companies ... Remember Romney’s claim that Obama ... 10/30/2012 - 9:37 pm | View Link
Mitt Romney says Obama's Chrysler deal undermined U.S. workers Cerberus Capital had lost its stake, and Fiat held 20 percent of the new Chrysler and had full operational control. Steve Rattner, chair of the president’s auto ... Romney told a crowd in Defiance, Ohio, that plans were afoot to shift the Jeep jobs ... 10/30/2012 - 5:31 pm | View Link
Why Mitt Romney Has Turned to Lying About the Auto Bailout The 2009 rescue of the auto industry is broadly popular in Ohio -- and Republicans never came up with a coherent argument against it. The latest round of the Auto Bailout ... t stop the Romney campaign from making an ad based on the claim and airing ... 10/30/2012 - 12:01 pm | View Link
Mitt Romney Willard Mitt Romney was born on March 12, 1947, at Harper University Hospital in Detroit, Michigan the youngest child of automobile executive George W. Romney and ... 11/21/2014 - 8:52 pm | View Website
The story behind Mitt Romney’s loss in the presidential ... An examination by The Globe of how the 2012 presidential election unfolded shows that Mitt Romney’s problems went deeper than is widely understood. The ... 11/21/2014 - 7:19 pm | View Website
snopes.com: The Real Mitt Romney The Real Mitt Romney! After going to both Harvard Business School and Harvard Law School simultaneously, he passed the Michigan bar, but never worked as an ... 11/21/2014 - 3:23 pm | View Website
The Dark Side of Mitt Romney | Vanity Fair After Harvard, young Mitt Romney rose rapidly in the Mormon Church and made a fortune at Bain Capital. Michael Kranish and Scott Helman report on the collateral damage. 11/21/2014 - 3:49 am | View Website
Mitt Romney presidential campaign, 2012 The Mitt Romney presidential campaign of 2012 began when Mitt Romney, the former Governor of Massachusetts, launched his second candidacy for the presidency of the ... 11/16/2014 - 11:36 pm | View Website
Two men arrested last week allegedly planned to bomb the St. Louis Arch and kill Ferguson's police chief and the prosecutor in charge of Darren Wilson's case, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Wednesday.
Brandon Orlando Baldwin and Olajuwon Davis were arrested Friday on federal charges of making false statements when attempting to buy pistols in Hazelwood, Missouri, according to court documents.