Before founding Apple, Steve Jobs was looking for work. A single-page job application filled out and signed by Jobs is going up for auction and is expected to fetch tens of thousands of dollars.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday spared the life of a convicted killer shortly before the man's scheduled execution for masterminding the fatal shootings of his mother and brother.
Concord University in West Virginia and Clemson University in South Carolina were both founded shortly after the Civil War. Now, the two public universities that sit just 300 miles apart face very different circumstances. Clemson, a large research university, enrolled its largest-ever freshman class
When I was in college, one of the iconic Yale experiences was visiting the Yankee Doodle -- a greasy spoon at the corner of York and Elm Streets -- and taking the Doodle Challenge.
Some will say universal basic income creates a “nanny state,” he tells CNN, but there will be no other choice, says the iconic entrepreneur.
As many as one-third of American workers—about 50 million people—may need to find new lines of work by 2030, according to a McKinsey & Co report released in December projecting the impact of artificial intelligence and automation on the labor market. Joseph Aoun, president of Northeastern University
Mainland China’s film market might be volatile and unpredictable for many Hong Kong filmmakers, but that does not stop Andy Lo from trying. The long-time scriptwriter and director of “Happiness” says he wants the best of both worlds, and he’s determined to achieve that. “I do want my films to succeed
The prospect of a tighter wage market may spook investors on Wall Street, but the CEOs of Oracle and Caesars Entertainment are bullish.
The first experiment was a failure. In the 1970s, Yale University offered tuition to a group of students in exchange for a percentage of their future incomes. Adapting a 1955 idea by economist Milton Friedman to sell “human capital investments,” the university paid the students’ tuition. In return, the
Lesley Silverio Mendoza oversees an organization that works on 1,700 cases a year, but she always derives energy from the kids she serves: "They undergo so much and still are so kind and have such a generous, humble spirit."
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House wants to change how more than 1.5 million federal workers are paid, emphasizing performance-based raises instead of the current system that generally increases pay based on tenure.
“This case is ground zero for the entire USA Gymnastics investigation,” W. Brian Cornwell of Cornwell & Stevens in Savannah told the Daily Report on Friday. “None of this would have happened if it hadn’t been for my client and her parents standing up for what’s right to protect other kids."
The philosophy brain-twister will remain, but the government has unveiled proposals for a major revamp of the rest of the baccalaureate, tackling a "national monument" based on a structure created under Napoleon in 1808. Emmanuel Macron pledged to overhaul the Bac, as it is known, during his
The U.S. economy grew at an annualized rate of 2.6% in the fourth quarter, capping 15 straight quarters of economic growth. The economy has added jobs for more than seven years. The Dow Jones industrial ...
China's survey-based jobless rate fell to 3.9 percent in 2017 - the lowest since 2002 - as the country witnessed its first economic rebound in seven years, the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security said on Friday. China created a "record-high" 13.51 million new jobs in 2017,
The overall performance of the REIT industry in 2017 has not been awe-inspiring amid macroeconomic uncertainty in the nation and restrained trading activity. Furthermore, instead of worrying over the December rate hike, one needs to shift attention to the better outlook provided by the Fed this time
The Apple founder and the Fool founders both benefited from the philosophy of a certain communally minded Merry Prankster.