Job Seekers Face Long Searches in Tough Economy


As part of his ongoing series on “Making Sense” of the economy, NewsHour economics correspondent Paul Solman visits a Manhattan job fair where many people…read more

Oklahoma Youth Find New Career Prospects in Wind Energy


While Oklahoma has long been associated with oil and natural gas production, some of the state’s young people are turning to its burgeoning wind turbine…read more

Alabama Highway System Raises Spending Concerns


As part of NewsHour’s ongoing “Blueprint America” series, produced in collaboration with WNET-New York, special correspondent Rick Karr, looks at an Alabama highway system currently…read more

Health Care Heats Up in August


As members of Congress begin their summer recess, some are hitting the road to find out what constituents think of the health care reform bills…read more

Congress Extends Popular Car Rebate Program


The U.S. Senate voted Thursday to give $2 billion more to the government’s popular “cash for clunkers” program, which offers car owners cash back for…read more

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