by Bryce Covert Posted on July 24, 2014
Rather than giving poor people the ability to decide what's best for their lives, Paul Ryan's poverty proposal calls for strict contracts they have to follow.
by Igor Volsky Posted on July 24, 2014 Updated: July 24, 2014
Paul Ryan's new plan sounds logical -- but will it actually work?
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on July 24, 2014
A freelance developer was just trying to enjoy lunch with her son when she overheard IBM executives openly talking about how they weren't going to hire young women.
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by Alan Pyke Posted on July 24, 2014
Corinthian Colleges may have lost its fight to stay in business, but the allegedly fraudulent for-profit college chain went down swinging.
by Alan Pyke Posted on July 23, 2014
After blocking debate on a bill to close tax loopholes for companies that move overseas in 2012, Senate Republicans reversed course Wednesday.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 23, 2014 Updated: July 23, 2014
The less nonwhite, female executives advocate for diversity, they better they are perceived.
by Alan Pyke Posted on July 22, 2014
Detroit's bankruptcy plan cuts workers' pensions for years to come. So why did three-quarters of them vote for it?
by Scott Keyes Posted on July 22, 2014 Updated: July 23, 2014
According to a new study, nearly two of every three homeless women in San Francisco were abused during a six-month study.
A hedge fund is now the country's largest landlord, and the first formal study of living conditions for its tenants shows critics' concerns are justified.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 21, 2014
Charges against Shanesha Taylor are likely to be dropped and she is close to being reunited with her children.