May 2014 Headlines

Shaky Economy Has College Graduates Nervous

As young college graduates leave school, looking for employment, some worry they won't be able to find jobs.

Economy Shrinks for First Time in Three Years

For the first time in three years, the U.S. economy shrank, the Commerce Department announced Thursday.

America Moving Toward a Cashless Society

America is moving slowly but surely toward a cashless society as businesses are coming up with easier ways for people to pay electronically.

Low Birth Rate a Signal of Economic Woes Ahead?

The global birth rate hasn't bounced back after the massive recession of 2008, spawning concerns that lagging births will deal a new blow to the economy down the road.

US Gains 288k Jobs, Most in Two Years

 U.S. employers added a robust 288,000 jobs in April, the most in two years, the strongest evidence to date that the economy is picking up.