A scathing report released by the State Auditor says California's Employment Development Department failed to use a federal program to recoup $500 million in unemployment insurance over payments in the last three years.
Various Euro banknotes next to various Swiss Franc notes. With tension ratcheting up in Ukraine over Crimea's referendum on whether to join the Russian Federation, safe haven currencies like the Swiss franc are now in demand - Reuters Photo.
Employment opportunities for teens and early 20-somethings have plummeted in recent years, according to a new study by the Brookings Institution.
The number of U.S. households with a net worth of $1 million or more, excluding primary residence, rose to 9.63 million in 2013, according to a new report from Spectrem Group, a consulting and research firm.
March 14 (Bloomberg) -- China's weakest start to a year for investment growth since 2001 and unexpectedly slow industrial production add pressure for economic stimulus, just as Premier Li Keqiang signals he wants to avoid such a move.