Thursday, December 29, 2011

U.S. Gains Factory Jobs, but Workers Give Ground

General Electric is adding jobs in Louisville — even bringing some work back from overseas..


Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Obama to Nominate Two to Fed Board

President Obama will nominate a professor and a former executive to the Federal Reserve Board of Governors...


Guns in Public, and Out of Sight

As states ease concealed weapon laws, some of the permits are ending up in the wrong hands...


Sunday, December 25, 2011

Archbishop speaks of 'broken bonds' in society

Dr Rowan Williams to refer to the aftermath of summer riots and financial speculation in his Christmas Day sermon..


Friday, December 23, 2011

Oil price near $100 on global security concerns

Oil prices rose above $100 a barrel Friday as worries over global security issues outweighed weak economic data in the U.S...


Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Tax Fight Turns Ugly

House Democrats tried Wednesday to force a vote on the Senate’s two-month extension of the payroll-tax cut..


Monday, December 19, 2011

Kim's Death Sets Off Tense Wait

North Korea resumed its customary silence one day after it announced the death of its leader of 17 years.