WASHINGTON— The nation's economic recovery has been slow to reach the Philadelphia metropolitan area and income inequality has widened, hurt in part by an exodus of residents and a continued collapse in mid-wage jobs. Philadelphia posted the largest income drop among large metro areas outside the Sun Belt, a sign of its persistently weak job market.» Read More
A broad coalition is needed to investigate the crash of Malaysian Flight MH17, says Former Energy Secretary Bill Richardson, and this is where Russia can help.
EDINBURGH, July 18- Ruth McPherson was born and educated in Scotland but left to work in London two years ago and so has no say on whether her native country should end three centuries of union with England.
The crisis on the border is rapidly overtaking President Obama’s plans to reshape the nation’s immigration system, The New York Times reports.
The child-immigration crisis is a result of several bipartisan policies, including one involving deporting gang members. Mitchell Epner explains.
Ben White, CNBC contributor, shares his views on the future of the Export-Import Bank.
House Appropriations Committee Chairman Harold Rogers said the Obama administration's $3.7 billion border security request was too high.
Cleveland will host the 2016 GOP convention. CNBC's John Harwood reports on a growing divide within the party.
Warren Buffett, Bill Gates, and Sheldon Adelson teamed up on a New York Times op-ed to discuss the country's immigration system. CNBC contributor James Pethokoukis, and CNBC's John Harwood, discuss immigration reform.
Sheldon Adelson, Warren Buffett and Bill Gates sounded off on immigration reform in the U.S. in a New York Times op-ed. CNBC's Eamon Javers, provides insight.
TOKYO, July 11- Japan's labor shortage is nearing crisis in some key industries as it spreads from construction to services, curbing companies' operations, pushing up wages and potentially crimping a tentative recovery in the world's third-largest economy.
Sen. John Hoeven, (R-N.D.), discusses his bill on implementing comprehensive immigration reform.
Sen. John Hoeven, (R-N.D.), shares his thoughts on President Obama's trip to Texas and weighs in on increasing border security.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on President Obama's trip to Texas on Wednesday and the latest details on the political gridlock over immigration reform.
Kay Bailey Hutchinson, former Texas Senator (R), shares her humane policy plan to take young immigrants back to their country of origin.
CNBC's John Harwood reports how President Obama is handling immigration issues while in Texas.
Senator Charles Schumer, (D-N.Y.), discusses housing for immigrants and if politics is getting in the way of passing bills in Washington before November elections.
President Obama is resisting calls to visit the border during his two-day fundraising trip to Texas.
Obama is requesting almost $4 billion in emergency funding from Congress to confront an immigration crisis surging across the US southern border.
President Obama is urging Congress for $3.7 billion to help fix the worsening immigration crisis on U.S. borders. CNBC's John Harwood the details.
During breaks at a food truck parked near American Apparel's main 800,000- square-foot factory that produces brightly colored T-shirts and leather goods, workers said they hoped new leadership would fix problems that have saddled the 250- store chain with losses in 16 of the past 17 quarters.