NEW YORK, April 18- A U.S. bankruptcy judge largely declined on Friday to rule that former American Airlines parent company AMR Corp had a unilateral right to terminate benefits for nearly 47,000 retirees.» Read More
Who are the highest paid CEO's? CNBC's Mary Thompson reveals the top earning CEO's. For the first time ever two of the top ten exceeded more than one billion.
Oct 22- Health insurer Centene Corp raised its full-year revenue forecast and reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit as it benefits from expanded coverage, improved rates and a contract in Kansas.
Some furloughed workers may receive both back pay and unemployment. Cathy Areu, Washington Post Magazine, and Diana Furchtgott-Roth, Manhattan Institute, debate the double compensation.
All federal workers furloughed during the government shutdown will receive their back pay but some in certain states will also get unemployment pay. CNBC's Hampton Pearson has the details.
The House voted to resume Military death benefit payments, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu. However, the Defense Department says it cannot process the payments during the shutdown.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports Z-Burger has been giving away burgers to government employees who show their ID. The DC economy is taking at least a $200,000 daily hit.
CNBC's Jon Fort reports Oracle is defending its CEO Larry Ellison against critics who are upset over Ellison's pay package.
PNC found the five most serious threats to your retirement. CNBC's Sue Herera breaks it down.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins could rake in $55 million if the company is sold or his job is terminated; and Brian Colello of Morningstar, thinks the company wanted to offer a pay package to avoid another CEO shift.
Some workers at Gerawan Farming have submitted signatures to decertify the union there. CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the details of the labor fight.
Google is offering its employees meditation and mindfulness courses, hoping to increase innovation. Former software engineer at Google, Chade-Meng Tan describes his courses and how employees are benefiting. Kenny Polcari of O'Neil Securities is guided in meditation.
The SEC voted in favor of a CEO pay ratio rule, which could force companies to share how their executive's pay compares to their rank and file employees. Former SEC Chairman Harvey L. Pitt, weighs in.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche, Kelly Evans and Dominic Chu discuss a Wells Fargo study that says more than half of millennials lack confidence in the stock market.
Walgreen is shifting employees to private health care exchanges. CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports the company will give 120,000 employees cash and asking them to choose from insurance plans offered on the Aon Hewitt private benefit exchange.
In a survey by Equilar, two thirds of CEOs met or exceeded the goals linked to performance based pay granted from 2008 to 2010, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson. Are CEOs paid too much? Former SEIU board member Stephen Lerner, and Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine, share their opinions.
According to the WSJ, millennials are bringing their helicopter parents to work. Also, a federal judge rules exotic dancers in New York City are protected by Labors Law and entitled to at least minimum wage. CNBC's Bob Pisani, weighs in.
Some companies are beginning to change to a defined contribution plan when it comes to retiree health benefits. CNBC's Bertha Coombs and Sharon Epperson offer insight.
There is a growing trend among big companies to move retiree health benefits to a defined contribution model, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs.
CNBC's Dominic Chu reports Wal-Mart employees launched protests in at least 15 U.S. cities. Jim Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, and Robert Sinche, Pierpont Securities, discuss what's to blame for the rise in part-time employment.
Barbara Gertz, Denver-area Wal-Mart employee; explains her arrest today as Wal-Mart's group "Our Wal-Mart" protested for higher pay wages.