Birmingham News and AL.com's jobs and economy reporter, Alex Walsh, discusses the University of Alabama at Birmingham's Green and Gold Fund. It's a student-run investment fund competing internationally and winning.
Alex Walsh, jobs and economy reporter for the Birmingham News and AL.com, discusses the current unemployment rate and job growth. Alex Walsh, business writer for AL.com and the Birmingham News, discusses the latest unemployment numbers as well as industrial growth. Alex Walsh, jobs and economy writer for AL.com and Birmingham News talks jobs in small businesses, the Birmingham housing market.
Alex Walsh, the jobs and economy reporter for AL.com, discusses gas prices, as well as payroll and income tax increases that haven't caused as much of a backlash as anticipated.
Birmingham News Business Writer Alex Walsh discusses the latest unemployment numbers and what they mean for Alabamians in this week's Money Talk.
European Union ambassadors have reached a preliminary deal on stepped-up sanctions against Russia, targeting its access to European capital markets and trade in the defense sector, dual-use goods and sensitive...
The European Union on Friday extended its Ukraine-related sanctions to target top Russian intelligence officials and leaders of the pro-Russia revolt in eastern Ukraine, official documents showed.
It's been called a David vs. Goliath story, a "Tale of Two Arthurs" and even the "ultimate Greek tragedy," but the characters in this drama are not Biblical or literary figures.
It's been called a David vs. Goliath story, a "Tale of Two Arthurs" and even the "ultimate Greek tragedy," but the characters in this drama are not Biblical or literary figures. They're grocery store owners.
President Barack Obama is summoning Central American leaders to the White House to discuss the influx of young immigrants from their countries to the U.S., hoping to show presidential action even as Congress...
Pressing for swift action, President Barack Obama on Friday urged Central American presidents and congressional Republicans to help ease the influx of minors and migrant families crossing the southwest border of the U.S.
Russia's consumer protection agency has filed a suit against McDonald's for allegedly selling food that does not meet legal standards.
Nearly a quarter-century after McDonald's startled and delighted Soviets with their first taste of American fast-food culture, the company's now facing a suit that could ban it from selling some of its signature...
Congress has passed a bill that makes it legal to "unlock" cellphones so the devices can -at least in some instances- be used on other carriers.
Congress passed a bill Friday that makes it legal to "unlock" cellphones so the devices can -at least in some instances- be used on other carriers.
By The Associated Press The price of oil slipped below $102 a barrel on Friday, falling for a second day after spiking on lower U.S. inventories and tensions in the Ukraine and the Middle East.
By The Associated Press The price of oil traded around $102 a barrel on Friday, nearly unchanged, as worries over supplies and geopolitical tensions eased.