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Idaho unemployment rate holds steady at 2.9%

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:41 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Idaho's unemployment rate remained at 2.9% in March, the same as the previous month. The Idaho Department of Labor in a news …

Harris: Close the teacher pay gap.

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:30 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Democratic presidential hopeful Kamala Harris has made a brief appearance in New Orleans, repeating her call for tax credits for …

New Hulu show draws on NJ roots of comedian Ramy Youssef

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:25 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - Ramy Hassan exasperates his mother. "I told you if you finished the pre-med classes, you would be running the brain surgery …

New Jersey Exposed One of Corporate America’s Favorite Schemes

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:21 PM ET Money The Nation  

Pat Garofalo A state investigation revealed how companies use empty threats to pry money from local governments.  The post New Jersey Exposed One of …

Report finds NJ nuclear plants getting subsidy are viable

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:21 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - A report commissioned by New Jersey regulators before they voted to grant $300 million in utility customer-financed subsidies …

FDA OKs 1st generic nasal spray of overdose reversal drug

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:19 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

U.S. regulators have approved the first generic nasal spray version of Narcan, a drug that reverses opioid overdoses. The Food and Drug …

Wealth Matters: 4 Tax Strategies That Could Make a Divorce Settlement Easier

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:17 PM ET Money The New York Times  

Divorce negotiations are never easy, and they became more complicated this year, thanks to the tax overhaul. Here are four tips for taxpayers to …

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:17 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even though they were shared …

Spy game? Can China's Huawei be trusted with our 5G?

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:10 PM ET Money USA TODAY  

Depending on whom you believe, Huawei is either a key provider of cellular equipment in the transition to 5G, or a Chinese agent of espionage         …

Grand jury indicts Illinois man in theft of 135 weapons

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:06 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

WOOD RIVER, Ill. (AP) - A Madison County man has been charged with stealing 135 firearms from a sporting goods store in southwestern Illinois. The …

Massachusetts makes its play for toy maker Hasbro

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:03 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

BOSTON (AP) - State economic development officials in Massachusetts are considering trying to lure Rhode Island-based toy company Hasbro across the …

Wisconsin tribe accused of embezzling $1.5M from casino

Apr 19, 2019 • 3:01 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

TURTLE LAKE, Wis. (AP) - Federal gaming regulators are accusing St. Croix Chippewa tribal leaders of pocketing at least $1.5 million in casino funds …

Illinois law streamlines zoning process for wind farms

Apr 19, 2019 • 2:43 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Gov. J.B. Pritzker predicts growth in wind-energy development after signing a law streamlining zoning rules. The Democrat …

Saving for retirement is hard. Knowing how to spend it down is harder.

Apr 19, 2019 • 2:37 PM ET Money The Washington Post  

A million bucks sounds like a lot, but is it …

Want to retire early? Set FIRE to your personal finances

Apr 19, 2019 • 2:33 PM ET Money USA TODAY  

USA TODAY's Janna Herron explains the theory behind the FIRE movement - Financial Independence, Retire Early               …

NXIVM: Clare Bronfman, heiress to Seagram's, to plead guilty in sex cult case

Apr 19, 2019 • 2:26 PM ET Money USA TODAY  

Clare Bronfman, a high-ranking member of the NXIVM cult and heiress to Seagram's, is set to take a plea deal Friday.               …

Court: EPA has 90 days to justify use of dangerous pesticide

Apr 19, 2019 • 2:10 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A federal appeals court has given the Environmental Protection Agency 90 days to justify why a widely used but dangerous …

Betting on the Royal Baby

Apr 19, 2019 • 2:03 PM ET Money The New York Times  

In Britain’s celebrity pregnancy economy, Meghan Markle’s unborn child is inspiring wagers, luxury cookie tins and diamond-encrusted jars of diaper …

Want to be debt-free? Break these 5 habits

Apr 19, 2019 • 2:02 PM ET Money USA TODAY  

Everyone wants to be debt-free, but you could be making this goal impossible to reach if you continue to do these things.               …

South Carolina jobless rate steady at 3.2% in March

Apr 19, 2019 • 1:53 PM ET Money The Washington Times  

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina's unemployment rate was unchanged in March, the ninth straight month the state's jobless picture has held …