We're going to switch things up on the projections this week and take a look at the glut of teams in the middle class of the NFL that still could find their way into the playoffs. It's stunning how much parity there is outside the bottom...Show More Summary
Knowing Joey Fatone is such a class act is going to make you feel even worse about making fun of his last name in middle school. "Records are always meant to be broken, but with technology and current music business model, I thought this one would be tough to beat," the... More »
Brazilian Monica de Oliveira thought she’d forever left behind those days of worrying about getting her daughter new clothes. As part of a wave of poor Brazilians to enter a basic sort of middle class in recent years, de Oliveira was a Latin American success story. But for how much longer?...
These days, I am not too shocked by much that my kids’ teachers try to send home with them. But this one REALLY takes the cake – and after the
Note: This is the second piece in a series that explores the connection between a robust transportation system and a stronger middle class. Read the first piece which sets the tone for a much needed national conversation. Around theShow More Summary
Hillary Clinton on Thursday will call for tax cuts on the middle class, a campaign aide said, reflecting a widening disagreement between the former Secretary of state and the other Democratic presidential candidates on tax policy. While campaigning on Thursday in Tennessee, Clinton will specifically propose an individual credit on health care costs valued at…
Parents in Orange County are outraged after seventh-graders were asked to sing a song about spreading Islam in class.
A Utah Junior High School apologized to students and parents after a first-year civics teacher asked her classes to "create a Propaganda poster" for a terrorist organization.
Hillary Clinton's campaign has spent much of the past week trumpeting her pledge to protect the middle class from tax increases. Clinton has "proposed a bold, aggressive agenda," campaign press secretary Brian Fallon said in a statement...Show More Summary
Apple, HP, Lenovo scrum down in battle for the middle classes Dell is to go head-to-head with Apple, HP and Lenovo for the affections of computer-seeking shoppers this Christmas - the XPS range will be never knowingly undersold to the middle classes by John Lewis.…
Bernie Sanders has been an unapologetic socialist for his entire political career, and Vermonters have loved him for it. But could the rest of the nation? On Thursday, Sanders set out to explain why it should. In a speech at Georgetown University that marked a defining moment in his campaign for...
"I don't see how you can be serious about raising working and middle class families' incomes if you also want to slap new taxes on them -- no matter what the taxes will pay for," Hillary Clinton said Tuesday at a rally in Dallas, referring to her Democratic primary rival Bernie Sanders and his proposed health care overhaul. Show More Summary
For years, multi-national companies have been rubbing their hands together in anticipation of the growth of the Chinese middle class. Lately, though, that growth has hit a snag as the Chinese economy slows and struggles to segue into...Show More Summary
Democratic rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders have a go at one another over their past health care proposals, after months of circling one another warily, if politely. Mrs. Clinton said Mr. Sanders wants to raise middle class taxes to pay for single-payer health care, while Mr. Show More Summary
Chris Fleming and Melissa Strype’s Gayle is an online comedy series about Gayle Waters-Waters, a middle class stay-at-home mom who’s obsessed with having the perfect household. The latest episode sees her prepare for visitors.
David Axelrod: “By building a movement around the issues of inequality, the plight of the embattled middle class and the outsized influence of Wall Street, Sanders has pushed Clinton to shed her caution and embrace these economic issues, albeit with [...]
Tonight Bernie Sanders reiterated that “I am still sick and tired of Hillary Clinton’s e-mails” and urged the media to instead focus on the middle class – to which Hillary Clinton added, “I agree completely.” CBS Moderator John Dickerson, however, said other Democrats are still worried about “another shoe dropping” with the FBI investigation. Show More Summary
As I write this the Democratic debate is still going on, but they seem to have covered the tax part. There was not a lot there. Hillary Clinton said that the middle class needs to be paying less and that she would close loopholes and eliminate some deductions. Go to [...]
The "Face the Nation" host promises to focus on the middle class.
Uber has been selling itself as a savior of the middle class. Numerous studies from the ride-hailing company and its policy leaders have highlighted the same message: People love having flexible schedules and can make money doing it....Show More Summary