New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo said Monday the minimum wage paid to New York state university workers would be raised gradually to $15 an hour over the next few years. The move is expected to raise
The smartest investors this year have been in cash. For the first time since 1990, cash is outperforming stocks and even most bond funds, according to Bank of American Merrill Lynch. "Cash is king," declared
The average American driver saved $360 this year on gas -- nearly a dollar a day. So what are people doing with that "extra" money? Americans claim they have been saving it, but that may be a fib. When
If you're waiting for calm in the oil market, don't hold your breath. More volatility lies ahead and a supply glut will persist next year, despite signs of falling U.S. production, the International Energy
Vladimir Putin's military campaign in Syria is stirring up trouble in the Middle East -- and jacking up oil prices in the process. T. Boone Pickens, the billionaire oil man, believes that's exactly what
America needs a lot more truck drivers. There will be a shortage of nearly 50,000 truckers in the United States by the end of this year, according a new report by the American Trucking Associations (ATA).
Optimism has gone out of style on Wall Street. That's so 2014. Doom and gloom is all the rage these days. Carl Icahn is bracing the world for a "bloodbath." The IMF is warning higher interest rates could
A few decades from now, experts hope that algorithms and artificial intelligence will get good enough to help law enforcement officials prevent crimes like Thursday's shooting in Oregon. Hitachi announced