Heesun Wee was a reporter for CNBC.com.
As China's middle class grows, rising food demand is influencing food production and water consumption in the American West, including California.
Some small American manufacturers are avoiding China's turmoil.
An LA union wants to be exempt from the $15 minimum wage it supports. How unions and cities are flexing their power in the wage fight.
As NY moves to raise the minimum wage for fast-food workers to $15 an hour, the focus is on governors that have similar power to raise pay.
Highlighting the sharing economy, front-runner Jeb Bush took an Uber car to start-up Thumbtack. Is contract work really all it's cracked up to be?
The economic impact of the California drought for 2015 is beginning to emerge. And the forecast doesn't look good.
American businesses, exposed to Greece, are hunkering down after Sunday's "no" vote. Are Greek product shortages and price spikes far off?
How the Bollman Hat Company, America's oldest hat maker, is supporting hat making and US manufacturing jobs.
How the Bollman Hat Company in Pennsylvania is supporting US manufacturing jobs.
The online marketplace is offering financing and product management options for small-scale makers.