- US labor chief to talk up manufacturing jobs in Connecticut Updated: May-28-15 4:35 am
GROTON, Connecticut - U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez is set to visit Connecticut to highlight manufacturing job training and discuss paid leave policies.
- USDA rules will require safety labels on tenderized beef Updated: May-13-15 4:34 pm
WASHINGTON - The government will soon require labels on packages of beef tenderized by machines so shoppers know to cook it thoroughly.
- In Washington, NYC mayor touts national liberal vision Updated: May-12-15 10:45 pm
WASHINGTON - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, fashioning himself as one of the left's loudest voices on economic causes, appeared in Washington on Tuesday to make two stops on his national tour to tout the need to fight income inequality - one with Sen. Elizabeth Warren, the other to unveil his national liberal political platform - before meeting with President Barack Obama.