By Bryce Covert on April 18, 2014
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will make less than someone who worked under her and was let go.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on April 18, 2014
The gap in life expectancy between the richest and poorest Americans is more than a decade.
The single biggest predictor of whether someone will be out of work for a year or more is the state of the economy.
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By Bryce Covert on April 17, 2014
Fifteen people dead, millions of dollars' worth of damage, and a leaky patchwork of agency oversight still haven't prompted action.
New York City lawmakers proposed raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour for large chain stores and restaurants.
By Alan Pyke on April 16, 2014
Emergency personnel will see no pension cuts and others are getting a much smaller cut than had been offered before, but that's cold comfort for many.
By Bryce Covert on April 16, 2014
Tennessee will be the first state to make attendance at a two-year college totally free.
By Lauren C. Williams on April 16, 2014
Twitter is buying its longtime data partner, Gnip, for an undisclosed amount of cash so it can profit off users' data by selling it to advertisers.
Yunha Kim, CEO of Locket, shares her experiences with inappropriate emails and worse.
Women's increased work hours have added more than $1.7 trillion to economic growth.