Hispanics were the only group to show a statistically significant improvement in their poverty rate (file image)

Poverty Rate Drops for First Time Since 2006

Although the poverty rate remains high for U.S. Hispanics, the demographic was the only major race or ethnic group to show a statistically significant improvement.

Auto Industry
2015 Mercedes-Benz S550 plug-in hybrid (Mercedes-Benz USA)

Mercedes Rolls Out S550 Plug-in Hybrid

Mercedes-Benz is joining the ranks of other luxury plug-in automakers with the introduction of a plug-in hybrid version of its flagship S-Class sedan.

Career News
UPS truck (Creative Commons)

UPS Hiring 95,000 Seasonal Workers

UPS plans to hire up to 95,000 temporary package sorters, loaders, delivery helpers and drivers to help with deliveries during the busy holiday season. ...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.

Mike Bost in the Illinois House in 2012 (AP)

'Meltdown Mike' Video Plays to Both Sides of Aisle

A video of Bost's outburst in the Illinois House in 2012 has resurfaced as he seeks a congressional seat in southern Illinois that's been in Democratic hands for more than 20 years.

Angels Slugger Albert Pujols celebrates during a recent game. (Peter Joneleit/Cal Sport Media)

Los Angeles Angels Clinch Playoff Spot

The Los Angeles Angles became the first team in the major leagues to clinch a playoff spot, and its first post-season berth in five years.

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