|Low-wage workers struggle to find middle-pay jobs
For years, many Americans followed a simple career path -- secure an entry-level job with a modest wage, gain skills, and ultimately leave for a better-paying job. But that path has narrowed because many of the next-tier jobs no longer exist.
|Average Wall Street bonus over $164K, comptroller says
New York's state comptroller said Wednesday that the average bonus paid to securities industry employees in New York City grew 15 percent last year, to more than $164,000.
|Judge orders ex-trader 'Fabulous Fab' to pay $825K
A former Goldman Sachs trader, called "Fabulous Fab," has been ordered to pay about $825,000 in a securities fraud case stemming from the 2007 mortgage crisis, that helped push the country into recession.
|Yahoo's search engine leans on Yelp for help
Yahoo is cribbing from Yelp's online reviews of local merchants to soup up its search engine. Ratings and excerpts from Yelp's merchant reviews began to appear in Yahoo's search results on Wednesday.
|GM to offer loaner cars, cash to owners for ignition recall
General Motors is offering free loaner cars to owners of compacts that are being recalled for a deadly ignition switch defect, the automaker said Wednesday.