<p>Should Uncle Sam give a job to every American who wants one? That question feels awfully theoretical, given the slate of dramatic spending cuts pending in the Republican-controlled Congress. Still, it is one that Democrats are starting to ask.</p>

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One of the most complex professions in the world is at risk of being replaced. By a selfie. Selling life insurance has traditionally involved an in-depth assessment of the customer by a qualified underwriter using a well-worn set of actuarial models. Not any longer.&nbsp;

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<p>More than five years into a turnaround, P&amp;G executives have bet the company’s future on a plan to sell off a bunch of small brands to refocus the business on its 65 top-selling labels, including Pampers diapers and Tide detergent. For the last two years, executives urged investors to be patient while the company cut away more than 100 brands they didn’t want.</p>

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Ideally, you'll never need to ride in the back of an ambulance.

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<p>The call came the day before Thanksgiving 2015.</p>

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<p>Nearly half of retail workers are at risk of losing their jobs to robots and other automation technology, according to a new report.</p>

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A Delta flight headed to Seoul, South Korea, had to dump fuel and return to Detroit Metropolitan Airport on Saturday

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White House officials say Trump is 'undisciplined' and 'self-destructive'President Trump is abroad on his first foreign trip, but that hasn’t stopped his problems from…

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Sheriff David Clarke reportedly plagiarized parts of his master's thesisMilwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke, who recently said he has accepted a position as an…

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A winning lottery ticket purchased at a New York City deli is worth $24 million - but only for one more week.

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James Comey reportedly believes Trump was trying to influence himFormer FBI director James Comey believes that President Trump was trying to influence him and the…

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The scientific breakthrough that enabled physicists to solve the puzzle of infinityDuring the mid 20th century, physicists were grappling with a perplexing puzzle. It seemed that…

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<p>Sears, Gymboree, Claire’s Stores and J. Crew among retailers identified by experts as most troubled — and it’s not all Amazon.</p>

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<p>We talked with someone who knows all about the different ways credit scores affect us: Liz Weston, author of Your Credit Score, a book about “how to improve the 3-digit number that shapes your financial future,” and a columnist at NerdWallet. Weston spoke about the ways bad credit jacks up prices for basic consumer needs, offered advice about those store credit cards that tempt consumers with zero percent financing on purchases, and debunked a few credit card myths while she was at it.</p>

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<p>How the wages and benefits of federal workers stack up against those of their private sector counterparts has been the subject of debate for years. A recent analysis by the Congressional Budget Office adds a surprising twist to that age-old debate: The level of education of the government workers in question is often the determining factor in whether they are better or worse off than peers outside the government.</p>

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