Advertising and public relations stand at a crossroads — at once battered by recession-driven corporate downsizing and confronted with a bevy of new and often untested online platforms.
The stock market is trying to reconcile some disappointing retail sales and jobs data with the Federal Reserve's more upbeat view of the economy.
The Federal Reserve delivered a vote of confidence in the economy Wednesday, saying it would slow the pace of an emergency rescue program as the recession appears to be ending.
The sudden flurry of airlines swapping takeoff and landing slots at Washington and New York area airports continued Wednesday with Delta and US Airways striking a deal similar to one between AirTran and Continental disclosed the day before.
Bank stocks slid Tuesday after a Rochdale Securities analyst weighed in on the sector, saying the stocks were running on "fumes" and not reality in their recent run-up.
A new study by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation says credit card debt lessens the likelihood of a new business surviving its first three years.
As a traffic controller for American Airlines, Vicki King pushes paper planes all day.
Blame it on the economy. Or on government bailout funds. Or on TMZ.com.