Strong job growth and low mortgage rates have prompted greater demand for housing, boosting home values. The continued gains are at roughly double the pace of wage growth.
They’re called managers, and they sometimes work grueling schedules at fast food chains and retail stores. But with no overtime eligibility, their pay may be lower per hour than many workers they supervise.
An Associated Press telephone survey of counties on Monday found that at least 32 of the state’s 67 counties were issuing the licenses to gay couples.
The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 350 points, or 2 percent, to 17,596 Monday, while the NASDAQ tumbled 122 points.
The pilot of a small plane that crashed into a Massachusetts home over the weekend, killing all three people on board, calmly told an air traffic controller he has no engine power and is gliding in the minutes before impact.
The case now goes back to lower courts for the EPA to decide how to account for costs.
The justices on Monday voted 5-4 in a case from Oklahoma that the sedative midazolam can be used in executions without violating the Eighth Amendment prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment.
The boy was reportedly playing with a tube-type, mortar-style firework when it went off while he was holding it.
The injuries occurred after a fireworks box fell over and fired into a crow Sunday evening.
Two convicted murderers who escaped from prison and eluded a massive manhunt for three weeks had initially planned to drive to Mexico but headed toward Canada on foot when their ride backed out, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday.
More than 5,200 pounds of space station cargo were on board, including the first docking port designed for future commercial crew capsules.
What would a different health care conversation sound like? Here are some possibilities.