Jimmy McMillan says his landlord wants to kick him out of his rent-controlled apartment because his "rent is too damn low."
The Los Angeles school district has rehired 450 elementary school teachers who had been laid off in June. The AP reports that the jobs were restored after "a combination of retirements, resignations, dismissals and a four-day furlough agreement...
Federal statistics show the U.S. gained 117,000 jobs in July, and unemployment dropped to 9.1 percent. Financial journalist Stacey Tisdale discusses what these numbers mean for the national economy's long-term health, and Rep. Chakah Fattah...
The President was recently referred to as "your boy" by MSNBC's Pat Buchanan, and his debt ceiling policy was called a "tar baby" by Rep. Doug Lamborn (R-Colo.). Also in the week's news: July gained 117,000 jobs and MTV...
Will the new congressional "supercommittee" leap the Capitol in a single bound or, perhaps just as improbably, reach an accord on reducing the nation's deficit?
Cable and Internet provider Comcast is launching a new initiative aimed at bridging the digital divide, offering discounted web access and home computers to families that meet income requirements.
The most troubling aspect of the latest Salmonella outbreak, according to some food safety critics, is that the strain that's making people sick is resistant to several antibiotics. But contaminated meats can't be recalled until they...
One coalition says the decriminalization of polygamy would help root out child sexual assault among those practicing "the principle."
The jury found the police officers guilty of civil rights violations in connection with the shooting deaths of two men during the chaotic aftermath of Katrina.
In the next five years, more than 1 million military personnel will try to make the transition to the U.S. job market. And they might face a rocky path: The unemployment rate for post-Sept. 11 veterans is 13.3 percent about 4 points higher than the...