Tech-oriented New York grad school launched by contest opens

Sep 13, 2017

A new graduate school that backers hope will boost New York's status as a center of high-tech innovation is opening

Le'Veon Bell tweet leads to Dairy Queen gig for a day

Sep 13, 2017

Pittsburgh Steelers' running back Le'Veon Bell jokingly tweeted during his preseason contract holdout that he might have to apply for a job at Dairy Queen and, on Tuesday, Dairy Queen obliged

Nissan decries incremental change, seeks dramatic jumps

Sep 12, 2017

Japanese automaker Nissan says it's attempting to foster a corporate culture that will produce manufacturing innovations in leaps and bounds instead of steady incremental improvement

Car-centric Houston struggles after loss of countless autos

Sep 10, 2017

Long dependent on cars, Houston struggles to recover from loss of hundreds of thousands of vehicles

Mexico offers teaching jobs to 'dreamers' returning from US

Sep 6, 2017

Mexico's Education Department is encouraging people who might be affected by the termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program to apply for jobs as English teachers in Mexico

Past disasters show a long recovery for small businesses

Sep 6, 2017

Past disasters show that for small businesses, a recovery from hurricanes can take years _ if they can rebound at all

San Francisco official pushes robot tax to battle automation

Sep 4, 2017

A San Francisco supervisor is calling for a tax on robots, saying the money should go to help people who lose their jobs to automation

US job growth slowed in August but economy still looks solid

Sep 1, 2017

US employers added steady 156,000 jobs in August; unemployment rate ticks up to 4.4 percent

Former aides to GOP lawmaker describe toxic work environment

Sep 1, 2017

Former aides say GOP congressman now running for Senate from Indiana yelled at staff, docked pay

Waiting, watching: Business owners worry about Harvey damage

Aug 30, 2017

Waiting, watching: Business owners worry about Harvey damage