- Greek milestone helps Europe put crisis in past Updated: Apr-23-14 12:58 pm
- Job market for college grads better but still weak Updated: Apr-22-14 1:34 pm
- Thawing out: Warmer temperatures lift US economy Updated: Apr-21-14 5:58 pm
- Salaries rising for fundraisers at top charities Updated: Apr-21-14 5:37 pm
- Ohio theme parks building on record revenue Updated: Apr-21-14 9:28 am
- Schools slash heating bills with stimulus project Updated: Apr-20-14 12:40 pm
- SD birth rate on the rise after recession slump Updated: Apr-20-14 11:07 am
- Millennials often stuck on entry-level carousel Updated: Apr-19-14 1:16 pm
- Miss. jobless rate rises in March as payrolls fall Updated: Apr-18-14 12:17 pm
- Florida unemployment rate ticks up slightly Updated: Apr-18-14 12:08 pm
- Gubernatorial candidates clash on economic policy Updated: Apr-17-14 10:35 pm
- AP MEMBER EXCHANGE: Vegas construction shakeup Updated: Apr-17-14 7:46 pm
- Connecticut jobs increase as winter's freeze ends Updated: Apr-17-14 1:58 pm
- Oregon audit: Shift welfare focus to jobs Updated: Apr-17-14 1:49 pm
- Governor calls special session on rainy-day fund Updated: Apr-16-14 6:45 pm
- Fed survey: Growth picks up across most of US Updated: Apr-16-14 3:31 pm
- Yellen: Fed stimulus still needed for job market Updated: Apr-16-14 2:10 pm
- Oregon reports significant jobs growth in March Updated: Apr-15-14 1:07 pm
- US retail sales up strong 1.1 percent in March Updated: Apr-14-14 9:22 am
- US producer prices rise 0.5 percent in March Updated: Apr-11-14 9:16 am
- Milwaukee Art Museum plans expansion Updated: Apr-10-14 6:09 pm
- Family Dollar to close stores as shoppers pinched Updated: Apr-10-14 5:13 pm
- Construction firms worried about worker shortage Updated: Apr-08-14 4:35 pm
- Unemployment benefits bill headed to House Updated: Apr-08-14 8:06 am
- Pensions pose latest challenge for Chicago mayor Updated: Apr-07-14 8:20 pm
BRUSSELS - Europe's debt crisis is receding farther behind in the rear view mirror.
WASHINGTON - With college commencement ceremonies nearing, the government is offering a modest dose of good news for graduating seniors: The job market is brightening for new grads - a bit.
WASHINGTON - Spring's thaw is reviving the economy, too.
WASHINGTON - Raising money for charity has become lucrative work.
MASON, Ohio - A new roller coaster at southwestern Ohio's Kings Island theme park is expected to contribute to another year of record revenue and attendance for its parent company.
PORTLAND, Maine - Years after federal stimulus dollars funded a Maine Forest Service Project to heat with local wood products, schools and other facilities report they have slashed energy bills in half while supporting jobs in the state's struggling timber industry.
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - South Dakota's birth rate is on the rise after seeing a slump caused by the economic prospects during the recession.
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Briana Tony hasn't graduated from college yet, and she's already frustrated with the job market.
JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi's unemployment rate rose to 7.6 percent in March as more people entered the labor force than could find jobs.
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Florida's unemployment rate ticked up slightly to 6.3 percent in March, with the ranks of the unemployed increasing by 17,000 to 606,000.
TOWSON, Maryland - All three Democratic candidates in the governor's race agree Maryland's economic policies need work, but they disagree sharply about how much.
LAS VEGAS - This is what an industry shake-up looks like.
WETHERSFIELD, Connecticut - Connecticut added 4,900 jobs in March, helping to restore jobs lost in January because of extreme weather, state labor officials said Thursday.
PORTLAND, Oregon - A state audit calls on Oregon to turn its attention from getting aid to people slammed by the Great Recession to getting them jobs.
SACRAMENTO, California - Saying the state's budget surplus should be used to pay down debt, Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday called a special session of the Legislature to make changes to a rainy-day fund measure on the November ballot.
WASHINGTON - A Federal Reserve survey shows economic growth picking up across most of the United States over the past two months as bitter winter weather subsided.
NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Wednesday that the U.S. job market still needs help from the Fed and that the central bank must remain intent on adjusting its policy to respond to unforeseen challenges.
SALEM, Oregon - Oregon state economists say March saw the largest one-month increase in jobs since well before the Great Recession.
WASHINGTON - U.S. retail sales in March rose by the largest amount in 18 months, led by strong gains in sales of autos, furniture and a number of other products.
WASHINGTON - The prices companies receive for their goods and services jumped in March led by gains for food, clothing, jewelry and chemicals.
MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Art Museum, known for its bold expansion designed by Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava 13 years ago, is planning another expansion along Lake Michigan.
NEW YORK - Dollar stores are feeling the pinch from mounting financial pressures on low-income shoppers.
DENVER - The construction industry says it's in danger of running short on workers to keep up with the demand for building projects, as employees age and more teens are pushed to go to college. To counter the effect, a top construction trade group kicked off an effort Tuesday to help bolster the employment ranks.
WASHINGTON - Election-year legislation to resume long-term jobless benefits is headed to the House, where a small band of dissident Republicans is leaning on Speaker John Boehner to permit a vote on resuming aid to more than 2 million victims of the Great Recession.
CHICAGO - Rahm Emanuel has been a force in politics - the mastermind behind a Democratic takeover of Congress, dealmaker in two White Houses and now the hard-charging mayor intent on fixing what ails the nation's third-largest city, no matter whom he ticks off in the process.