U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell (AP)

Cantwell Targets Gender Gap in Small-Business Loans

Sen. Maria Cantwell, who chairs the Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship, introduced legislation in July that would make it easier for women-owned companies to get loans and government contracts.

Chiquita building (file photo)

Chiquita Asks Shareholders to Vote on Merger

Chiquita outlined cost savings from its proposed merger with the Irish fruit company Fyffes as it asks shareholders to approve the deal, two weeks after it rejected a takeover bid out of Brazil.

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Being laid off can make it nearly impossible to find a new job (file photo)

Should Bias Against Hiring Unemployed Be Illegal?

Some cities, states and President Obama have sought to help long-term unemployed people, who they say shouldn't be passed over for jobs because their resumes show an employment gap. But it hasn't been easy. ...continue

2014 Best Schools

Overview: 2014 Best Schools for Hispanics

The 40 schools that appear in the 2014 HispanicBusiness Best Schools lists represent the cream of the crop when it comes to institutions of higher learning that reach out to Hispanic postgraduate students.

Wendy Davis (AP)

Wendy Davis Presses for Female Voters

Wendy Davis is brandishing a darker and tougher edge in an aggressive courtship of female voters who are essential to her chances of pulling an upset win in her race for Texas governor in November.

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