[PBS NewsHour] - Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images. So while the new jobs in March wasn't terrible, in terms of closing the gap it really wasn't great, either. "To close the jobs gap what's crucial to remember is we're adding roughly to the job labor
[ESPN] - Spencer Platt/Getty Images Tony Stewart celebrated the first of his three Cup championships in December in New York City. Highly unlikely, granted. Drivers just don't stay that hot that long. Yet somehow you sense that Stewart is just getting
(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Remote Area Medical Treats Patients In Underserved Communities In Florida MILTON, FL – DECEMBER 03: People wait at dawn see a doctor at the Remote Area Medical (RAM) mobile dental and medical clinic on December 3, in Milton, Florida. It is expected ...
She was born February 3, to George Sterling and Fannie Elizabeth Ostler Spencer and married Allan August 17, in the Salt Lake Temple. She grew up in Forest Dale; attended LDS High School and South High, and graduated from the University of Utah in English. She is survived by six children: ...
[The Borneo Post] - (AFP Photo/Spencer Platt) Yahoo! on Tuesday revealed that it will dump products in a quest to return the faded Internet star to glory. Yahoo! boss Scott Thompson announced the move while mapping out the company's turnaround on the heels of an unusually
[Irish Times] - Photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty Images Fears of a resurgence in the euro zone debt crisis boosted demand for safe-haven German bonds today, while the Bank of England and a European Central Bank official signalled more monetary policy easing to support
[Los Angeles Times] - (Spencer Platt, Getty Images / April 16, 2012) By Walter Hamilton, Los Angeles Times The technology behemoth suffered its fifth-straight losing session Monday, the first time it has endured that fate since early October. On a bad day for tech stocks
[The Week Magazine] - Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images SEE ALL 60 PHOTOS The smartphone industry generally revolves around the latest cutting-edge wizardry rolling off the assembly lines at Apple and Samsung. But a new report shows that the market for prepaid smartphones
[BuzzFeed] - (Getty Images / Spencer Platt) After spending 24 hours on the losing end of a toxic battle over which party's policies are more detrimental to women, Mitt Romney has suddenly found his fortunes improving — and his allies couldn't resist a little
[Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog)] - (Spencer Platt / Getty Images) – Ex-US Solicitor General Ted Olson was lead counsel for George W. Bush in election fight, the conservatives' “go-to” lawyer in Washington, DC, and is now co-counsel in legal fight to overturn California's Prop.
[NJ.com (blog)] - By Letters to the Editor/The Star-Ledger Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesNew York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is pushing back against Stand Your Ground laws nation wide. He is pictured here in a file photo. New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg needs to be
[GlobalPost] - (Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Authorities in Mexico announced today that forensic testing shows the 12 skeletal remains discovered along the US border all belonged to girls and young women, with many very close in age, according to The Associated Press.
[GlobalPost] - (Spencer Platt/AFP/Getty Images) Mitt Romney has offered access to a special "Inauguration retreat" for donors who give his campaign $ or more, BuzzFeed reported, operating under the assumption that he will be elected President this November.
[NJ.com] - By Ed Beeson/The Star-Ledger Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesWall Street has posted gains this morning despite report that the number of people seeking unemployment benefits grew last week. US stocks rose, sending the Standard & Poor's 500 Index higher for a
[GlobalPost] - (Spencer Platt/AFP/Getty Images) BEIRUT, Lebanon — Six United Nations observers arrived in Syria overnight, the first batch of a force intended to monitor Syria's compliance with a cease-fire and six-point peace plan, which the Associated Press called
[NJ.com] - By James Queally/The Star-Ledger Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesA file photo of an NYPD vehicle. Staff at 2 World Trade Center discovered a suspicious package this morning, but it was just a toy grenade. NEW YORK — Employees at 2 World Financial Center are
[NJ.com] - By Bloomberg News Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesNews that Spain fell short by nearly 1 billion euros in its latest bond auction has sent stocks lower. US stocks fell, sending the Standard & Poor's 500 Index lower for a second day, as demand dropped at a
[NJ.com] - By Bloomberg News Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesUS stocks dropped this morning ahead of a key manufacturing report. US stocks were little changed, after the biggest first-quarter rally since for the Standard & Poor's 500 Index, ahead of a report on
[NJ.com] - By Bloomberg News Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesLess than expected durable good orders and continuing analysis of Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's comments yesterday have dampened Wall Street today. US stocks fell, sending the Standard & Poor's 500 Index down a
[GlobalPost] - (Spencer Platt/Getty Images) The US stock market has ended its worst week so far this year, posting its biggest weekly decline of This week, the Dow Jones industrial average fell percent, the S&P 500 dropped percent and the Nasdaq
[NJ.com] - By Ed Beeson/The Star-Ledger Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesJob seekers wait to speak with prospective employers at a job fair in New York last year. During the first two months of alone, New Jersey created more than half the number of jobs it did
[GlobalPost] - (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images) (Spencer Platt/AFP/Getty Images) A federal judge has approved a $25 billion settlement between the nation's five largest mortgage lenders and the attorneys general of 49 states and the District of Columbia over
[GlobalPost] - (Spencer Platt/AFP/Getty Images) Connecticut's state senate voted Thursday to abolish the death penalty, Reuters reported. The state was the last in New England to utilize the death penalty since it was reinstated in 1976; it broke a 45-year hiatus and
[Daily Caller] - (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images) More than 200 real estate brokers and lawyers, many of them among the most ambitious in the Manhattan real estate world, filed into an Off Broadway theater last month for three hours. The subject of the gathering
[GlobalPost] - (Spencer Platt/Getty Images) First it was Muslims, now it's liberals. A new investigation from the Associated Press reveals that New York Police Department officers infiltrated liberal groups and kept files on law-abiding, nonviolent liberal activists.
[DNAinfo] - The city plans to appeal a federal court ruling that said the Taxi and Limousine Commission is in violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images) MANHATTAN — The city was granted a temporary reprieve from a federal court
[GlobalPost] - (Spencer Platt/AFP/Getty Images) NEW YORK - And the day before Easter, too. An official in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York — the largest in the US — has quit in protest over the anti-gay views of Cardinal Timothy Dolan, the archbishop of
[GlobalPost] - (Spencer Platt/AFP/Getty Images) Texana Hollis returned home on Wednesday, seven months after being evicted from her Detroit home, where she had lived for 60 years, according to the Associated Press. The 101-year-old Detroit native was evicted in