A prediction: When the NAR releases the November existing home sales report tomorrow showing a decline in sales, some reporters will question the "housing recovery". First, for jobs and GDP, the housing recovery is about "residential investment", and that mostly means housing starts and new home sales. Show More Summary
Katy Morgan is leaving Cincinnati Fox affiliate WXIX for a chief meteorologist job in a larger market, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports. Morgan joined WXIX in 2010 as the weekend morning meteorologist. She will sign off from the station when her contract expires on December 31. Show More Summary
Due to the strengthening U.S. job market, the Federal Reserve will reduce its monthly $85 billion bond purchases by $10 billion in January, The Associated Press reports. The Federal Reserve began purchasing large-scale asset packages...Show More Summary
An anchor for WUSA 9, J.C. Hayward, will have to wait a little longer before she learns if she will be allowed back on the air anytime soon. Hayward was put on leave from her job at the local CBS affiliate on October 2nd, after the District...Show More Summary
Jon Gruden won’t be coaching the Texans. But maybe he’ll be coaching the Texas. According to OrangeBloods.com, Gruden is “open to hearing” from the Longhorns about their vacant coaching job. Setting aside for now our growing suspicion that someone from Texas is leaking this stuff to Orangebloods.com and other media outlets as a way to…
In today’s journalism environment, data is abundant, but journalists skilled at collecting, interpreting and maximizing it are not as plentiful. These are real skills that can improve your reporting today and improve your job prospects...Show More Summary
By Hazel Bradford, Pensions & Investments Federal regulators overseeing retirement plan reporting and disclosure rules could do a better job for plan sponsors and participants, the Government Accountability Office said in a report released Tuesday.
VIRGINIA - Police say they have charged 31-year-old Tevin Kievelle Monroe with brandishing a firearm, carrying a concealed weapon and disorderly conduct after he took an unorthodox approach to procuring employment. Monroe reportedly entered the McDonalds on St. Show More Summary
PHILADELPHIA -- Nick Foles slid his right hand up under his left arm. A reporter had spotted the abrasion on the back and asked him about it. “Football,” Foles said. “You get hit.” As a quarterback, you get hit and hit and hit some more. Show More Summary
Western University Professor Mike Moffatt comments on Kathleen Wynne's job creation plan that won't create any new jobs. This report aired on The Source December 17 2013....
It was 10:24 p.m. on a Saturday night, and KSN's weekend news anchor Justin Kraemer just wanted to get the fuck out of there. So he told his coworkers as much. While still on the air. With a hot mic. Read more...
Freshman Senator Elizabeth Warren introduces bill that would prohibit employers from checking job candidates' credit report
Credit reports have little to do with how good or trustworthy an employee will be. Go sign the petition to support the Equal Employment for All Act. Much of America – hard-working, bill-paying America – has a damaged credit rating. There are a lot of different reasons, but a lot of people just caught a bad break. Show More Summary
The Federal Reserve commenced its final meeting Open Market Committe of the year Tuesday morning, and after a couple of relatively strong jobs reports, market watchers are wondering whether this is the week in which the Fed finally begins...Show More Summary
Having done a bang up job on the Healthcare.gov rollout (after retaining virtually every private sector company with relevant skills to fix the 500 million-lines-of-code monster), Jeff Zients, as we reported previously, is set to become...Show More Summary
The Post reports, “A federal judge ruled Monday that the National Security Agency’s daily collection of virtually all Americans’ phone records is almost certainly unconstitutional. U.S. District Judge Richard J. Leon found that a lawsuit by Larry Klayman, a conservative legal activist, has ‘demonstrated a substantial likelihood of success’ on the basis of Fourth Amendment […]
Meredith Vieira got a blast from the past on "The Tonight Show" when Jay Leno surprised her with footage from her first TV news report. It was Vieira's first big break at a local station in Providence, Rhode Island, and she was reporting on a snowman. Show More Summary
Andre Villas-Boas was offered the chance to hold on to his job as Tottenham manager by chairman Daniel Levy, but he reportedly refused to adhere to specific demands, including the reintegration of Emmanuel Adebayor, according to Neil...Show More Summary
Prior to Week 15, Dennis Allen's job as head coach of the Oakland Raiders was reportedly going to come down to how the team fared in the final three games of the season. NFL.com's Michael Silver has the news: While second-year Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie is likely safe for 2013, coach Dennis Allen is very much on the hot seat. Show More Summary
There's a lot wrong with this video of one Lucky Santa allegedly receiving a hand job in the sultry aisles of the 14th Street Duane Reade, an event that reportedly occurred during Saturday's SantaCon. [ more › ]