America's home care shortage is critical, and growing. The industry's shortage seems to be driven by low wages, few benefits and a lack of respect for workers, 90 percent of whom are women. Would giving them more responsibilities and more…
Half of the states in the U.S. experienced a decline in real median household income between 2000 and 2016.
Even as current support programs fall short of meeting retiree needs, Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid spending for older Americans is projected to take an ever-larger bite of total federal spending.
By Paul Wiseman, Associated Press
The new taxes are in addition to 25 percent tariffs that took effect July 6 on $34 billion in Chinese products. China has responded with retaliatory tariffs of its own.
By Sarah Schwartz, Education Week
Conservative, free-market groups across the country have launched campaigns aimed at persuading teachers to drop out of their unions, in the aftermath of a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that will put a dent in unions’ finances and membership numbers.
By Michael Liedtke, Alexandra Olson, Associated Press
The unusual step taken early Tuesday afternoon came shortly after Musk dropped a bombshell on his Twitter account by announcing he had lined up the financing to buy all of Tesla's stock at $420 per share.
By Nick Corcodilos
Don’t let a missing requirement be your deal-breaker.
By Christopher Rugaber, Associated Press
President Donald Trump is grossly overstating the extent of U.S. economic and job gains. Here's a closer look at his claims.
By Gretchen Frazee
Ontario is canceling its basic income pilot program two years earlier than planned as part of larger changes to the province’s social assistance programs.
By Josh Boak, Associated Press
The United States is on pace to add about 2.6 million jobs this year under President Donald Trump's watch. Yet the bulk of the hiring has occurred in bastions of Democratic voters.
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