Rates are surging to as much as $18 an hour, far outrunning inflation over the past few decades.
This key donor group is increasingly disillusioned with Republicans, and that could hurt fundraising efforts.
1,000 people were listening when he booted a top Patch employee, prompting some observers to deeply question his management style.
While part-time work has surged during the recovery, it's actually trending down as the health care overhaul gets closer.
One plan envisions turning blighted lots into urban farms and creating thousands of jobs and millions in business taxes.
Thank booming populations due to global warming and strong Canadian production. Maine fishermen, however, aren't exactly happy.
The ship that served as the setting for the long-running TV show -- and inspired millions of viewers to take a cruise -- will sail no more.
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