September 6th, 2013
05:10 PM ET

Job gains in August: fair fight or forfeit?

August's jobs report: the good, the bad, and the labor force participation rate. The big numbers are on track, but Alison Kosik reveals that these stats aren't pretty, especially for the Americans who have dropped out of the labor force completely.

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July 16th, 2013
02:08 PM ET

And I raise you 2.9%

You could be getting a raise next year. But it might not be as much as you think you deserve. Alison Kosik explains just how much you should expect.

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July 15th, 2013
01:28 PM ET

Twinkies are back... but smaller

After 9 months off the shelves, Twinkies are back. Are the jobs that were lost when Hostess declared bankruptcy returning as well? Alison Kosik reports.