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Fierce opposition to gas tax proposal in Tennessee

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 21:56:48 +0000

Despite closed bridges and major bottlenecks, the state still faces an uphill fight for its first gas tax increase in 28 years.
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Border adjustment tax plan gets mixed reception

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:05:52 +0000

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Baby boomers retrain in sought-after skills

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 20:45:34 +0000

About half of jobs today require more than a high school diploma, but less than a college degree.
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Weekly Wrap: What's the plan?

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 02:01:08 +0000

Wrapping up the week in business news with Nela Richardson of Redfin and Catherine Rampell of the Washington Post.
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Should you be worried about a data bug named Cloudbleed?

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:01:30 +0000

A glitch in code resulted in data leaking from 150 websites.
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Yayoi Kusama exhibit is an economic puzzle for museum

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 23:56:56 +0000

The lines are long but entry is free. So how can the Smithsonian's Hirshhorn capitalize on its 'blockbuster'?
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Uber has had a really bad week

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:49:19 +0000

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02/24/17: Can the post-election stock market rally last?

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:07:36 +0000

Stocks are a bit down today, following a rise since the election. Christopher Low, chief economist at FTN Financial, discusses whether investors are being more realistic. We'll also look at JC Penney's efforts to fight against the slump department stores are experiencing., and explore Indiana's plan to use drones in search and rescue efforts.
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You'd never believe how many employment-based visas there are

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 22:05:57 +0000

Permits for skilled tech workers get all the attention, but H1-Bs have plenty of company.
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Drones to help with Indiana search and rescue efforts

Fri, 06 Jan 2017 20:15:24 +0000

The state's Department of Natural Resources says flying an unmanned aircraft is a cheaper and faster alternative to other methods, including helicopters.
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'She persisted': Women pack tattoo shop for solidarity in ink

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:58:59 +0000

Soon after Sen. Elizabeth Warren was silenced on the Senate floor Minneapolis women took words from Sen. Mitch McConnell and turned them on their head, using 'nevertheless, she persisted' as a rallying cry for proponents of women's rights.
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NASCAR changes gears for the Daytona 500

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 23:52:40 +0000

The race will be divided into three parts in an attempt to attract new fans.
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How celebrities choose their causes

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 21:46:04 +0000

Backing a political or social issue is often an exercise in branding.
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Top U.S. gunmaker says sales will pick back up under Trump

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:46:14 +0000

Sturm Ruger CEO Michael Fifer says owning firearms is 'more socially acceptable.'
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Blog: What the protest economy means to you

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:25:16 +0000

Listeners weigh in on how their businesses have been affected by the constant state of protest.
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Political newcomers eye running for office

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 23:28:41 +0000

Groups like She Should Run and Run for Something help potential candidates parlay leadership skills into public service.
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