New Proposal Could Save Fort Worth's Failing Pension FundA new proposal in Fort Worth would potentially save the city’s failing pension fund, while also saving annual cost of living increases to current retirees.
2 Americans Win Economics Nobel For Work On Climate, TechTwo Americans won the Nobel Prize in economics on Monday for studying a pressing issue facing the global economy.
Erasing The Gender Pay Gap; One Ask At A TimeEconomists say on average, for every dollar that men earn, women earn roughly $.79 -- and the gap is even wider for women of color.
Bathroom Bill Draws Opposition From Dallas Business LeadersTexas took center stage in the debate over bathroom privacy Thursday afternoon. Lt. Governor Dan Patrick announced a bill to limit transgender women from using public women's restrooms.
Texas' Fast-Paced Growth Hasn't Reduced InequalityThe oil and gas boom has propelled revenue growth in Texas to nearly twice the national average. Yet, a new report shows income inequality is putting a brake on the pace of expansion.
Chinese ATV Maker Moves Headquarters To McKinneyA China-based all-terrain vehicle and utility-terrain vehicle maker and manufacturer is moving its North American Headquarters to McKinney this summer.
Boehner Says Debt Limit Should Be Part Of TalksHouse Speaker John Boehner says any deal to avert the so-called fiscal cliff should include lower tax rates, eliminating special interest loopholes and revising the tax code.
Census Shows 1 In 2 People Are Poor Or Low-IncomeSqueezed by rising living costs, a record number of Americans -- nearly 1 in 2 -- have fallen into poverty or are scraping by on earnings that classify them as low income.
Liberals Upset with Obama on Economy (Audio)