Wall Street jobs are growing scarcer as financial firms have laid off 4,100 people since April. Another 10,000 Wall Street jobs could be lost next year, New York comptroller says.
Ads that tie Republicans to Wall Street are boosting early voting returns for some Democrats in Election 2010.
The US economy is only creating half the jobs it would need to to move back towards full employment. At this rate, replacing the lost jobs will take until 2020.
Gulf oil spill: A undersea collision involving one of the robots used in the BP gulf oil spill containment effort allowed more oil to gush unchecked into Gulf waters.
Shareholder groups aim to keep a lid on companies’ political spending in the wake of Citizens United v. the Federal Election Commission, a case in which the Supreme Court eased restrictions on corporate campaign spending.