The Colorado doctor who came under fire this week for calling First Lady Michelle Obama a “monkey face” who speaks “poor ebonic English” has resigned from her job as a pediatric anesthesiologist. The New York Daily News reported Saturday that Dr. Michelle Herren stepped down...
Those reports that Megyn Kelly might be jumping from Fox to CNN? Not so fast, Kelly says. “Don’t believe a thing u hear unless it comes from me, period,” Kelly tweeted last night. Media speculation on Kelly’s career plans has rampedShow More Summary
Brent Bozell on Friday mocked the liberal media, saying journalists would have fainted if Barack Obama had saved the Carrier jobs that Donald Trump preserved. He also pointed out the hypocrisy of reporters who ignore the current President saying the positions would never be saved. Show More Summary
Less than a week after one of the Baylor officials directly involved in the sexual assault scandal landed a job, another seemed primed to possibly snag one of his own—until the school in question said “fuck that.” Read more...
Less than a week after one of the Baylor officials directly involved in the sexual assault scandal landed a job, another seems primed to snag one of his own. Read more...
ESPN reports the fired Baylor coach will interview with UH. Houston will interview fired Baylor coach Art Briles for the head coaching job vacated by Tom Herman’s move to Texas, according to ESPN’s Brett McMurphy, citing “strong interest.” Earlier...Show More Summary
This will be a light week for economic data.The key reports are the ISM non-manufacturing index, Job Openings, and the October trade deficit.The Q3 Quarterly Services and the Fed's Q3 Flow of Funds reports will be released this week....Show More Summary
The Australian Unemployed Workers’ Union’s (AUWU) National Advocacy Hotline Yearly Report has exposed a job agency system in crisis. AUWU President Owen Bennett explains. Last week, the AUWU released its 2015-16 National Advocacy Hotline Report. Show More Summary
The U.S. economy added 178,000 jobs in November, and the unemployment rate fell to 4.6 percent from 4.9 percent the previous month, according to new government data released Friday morning. The first employment report since voters went to the polls last month shows an economy in strong shape as President-elect Donald Trump prepares to take […]
Former Republican vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin, who is reportedly under consideration for a spot in President-elect Donald Trump’s administration, criticized Trump’s recent deal with Carrier to keep jobs in the … Click to Continue »
Elephants Have Long Memories, They Say This first one was from 2009. Remember? A reporter snarkily confronting the Wrong Kind of protestors. Apparently she thinks it's her job to fight her subjects, and that this is somehow not unprofessional behavior....
Not everyone in the news media cheered on the November jobs report. Fox Business Network (FBN) anchor Stuart Varney criticized the report’s numbers on Dec. 2.
Earlier today, a report revealed information about Microsoft’s plans for new Family Oriented technology in Windows – Home Hub. A Microsoft job posting – scouted out by ZDNet’s Mary Jo Foley – has provided some more context to this, specifically the formation of a specialised “family team” to deal with the task of creating a framework […]
Stocks finished more or less flat after a lukewarm jobs report on Friday. The Dow finished slightly in the red, while the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq scraped into the green late in the afternoon. First up, the scoreboard: Dow: 19, 165.39, -26.54, (-0.14%) S&P 500: 2, 191.1 8, + 0. Show More Summary
An executive hired to lead teams responsible for HealthKit, CareKit, and ResearchKit -- as well as related machine learning algorithms -- has left Apple after just a few months on the job, a report said on Friday.
Friday's jobs report showed that employment in the retail industry shrank for the first November in six years. Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that the retail trade lost 8,300 jobs. Overall, the US economy added 178,000...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (The Borowitz Report)—President-elect Donald J. Trump drew a line in the sand on Friday as he warned that U.S. companies planning to ship jobs overseas will be slapped with enormous bribes.
By request, here is another update of an earlier post through the November 2016 employment report including all revisions. And, yes, I will post these graphs during the next Presidential term.NOTE: Several readers have asked if I could add a lag to these graphs (obviously a new President has zero impact on employment for the month they are elected). Show More Summary
Shortly after Donald Trump picked former Goldman partner Steven Mnuchin as Treasury Secretary, he was rumored to be considering another Goldmanite, current President and COO Gary Cohn - who as reported earlier this week is already contemplating "life after Goldman" - for energy secretary. Show More Summary
The November Non-Farm Payrolls report shows a slowdown in wage growth. Inflation fears abate; mortgage rates drop.