Boeing building (AP)

Boeing Raises Forecast on Plane Demand

Boeing raised its long-term forecast for new airplane demand by more than 4 percent, and it's smaller aircraft and orders from the Asia-Pacific region that are driving growth.

Waiting for a job call-back (file image)

Hispanic Youth Struggle to Turn Experience Into Jobs

Hispanics are the fastest-growing segment of the U.S. labor force, yet young Hispanic men are having a hard time turning prior work experience into full-time jobs, a new report indicates.

Auto Industry
The United Auto Workers will take another shot at unionizing the Chattanooga VW plant (AP)

UAW Will Take Another Swing at VW Chattanooga

An official with the United Auto Workers union, which suffered a setback in its bid to unionize Volkswagen's Chattanooga assembly plant earlier this year, says it is forming a new local at the plant.

Arts & Entertainment
'Godzilla' gets the red carpet treatment in Japan (AP)

'Godzilla' Invades Japan

Tokyo is rolling out the red carpet for Hollywood's "Godzilla" remake, but worries remain about the movie's reception in Japan because of the intense loyalty fans feel toward the original.

Studying math and science boosts income after graduation, a new survey finds (AP)

STEM Degrees Mean Better Income and Job Prospects

What you study matters more than which school you went to when it comes to finding a high-paying job after college, according to a report released Tuesday by the Education Department. ...continue

HispanicBusiness 100

Introducing the Hispanic-Business 100

While the HispanicBusiness 500 index long proved to be a solid barometer of the Hispanic market in this country, tough economic times have pared the number of companies that qualify for the index. We now introduce the HispanicBusiness 100.

Gov. Rick Perry greets President Obama in Texas (AP)

Obama Reaches Out to Perry on Border Crisis

President Obama sought to recast the political debate over a flood of young migrants as a question of GOP willingness to tackle the problem, while Texas Gov. Rick Perry pressured him to tour the border.

IBM in Rochester, Minn. (public domain)

IBM Investing $3 Billion in Chip Research

IBM will invest $3 billion over the next five years in silicon chip R&D in hopes of finding a game-changing breakthrough to revive its slumping hardware unit.

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A pipeline spill has dumped saltwater into the ground in the North Dakota oil patch (AP)

N.D. Pipeline Cleanup Could Take Weeks

A pipeline has leaked 1 million gallons of saltwater into the ground at a North Dakota Indian reservation, but company and tribal officials say the spill has been contained and hasn't affected drinking water. Facebook Linkedin Twitter RSS Feed Email Alerts & Newsletters