December 4, 2008 -
Last month, mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac announced to great fanfare that they would hold off on foreclosures and evictions during the holiday season between Thanksgiving and January 9.
December 3, 2008 -
An association representing University of Texas faculty members is suing school officials on behalf of the 3,800 University of Texas Medical Branch employees laid off in the aftermath of Hurricane Ike.
November 25, 2008 -
In a parting shot, outgoing President Bush and lame-duck Congressional Republicans are pushing to have the $25 billion bailout of the U.S. auto industry tied to passage of the Colombian Free Trade Agreement.
November 14, 2008 -
Still picking up the pieces from Hurricane Ike, Galveston suffered yet another blow this week as the county's largest employer announced plans to cut almost a third of its work force. The decision will also mean a dramatic loss of beds in the island's only hospital.