Amazon only needs a minute of human labor to ship your next package

By the time you take an Amazon delivery off your stoop, walk into your home, find a pair of scissors and open the brown box, you've already spent nearly as much time handling the package as Amazon's employees.

Farming is key to economic growth in the black community

It is clear that it when it comes to jumpstarting the economy, generating jobs and wealth for the average American, we are in quite a fix. After coming out of the Great Recession, the economy is experiencing anemic growth rate ...

September jobs report: 4 things to know

America is getting one of its last checkups before the election. The Labor Department will publish the September jobs report at 8:30 a.m. ET Friday. Amid campaign promises of better jobs, wages and economic growth, the report serves as a ...

Verizon and Sprint say you can turn in your Galaxy Note 7 replacement

Still worried that your replacement Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phone might catch fire? If you're a Verizon or Sprint customer, you can trade it in for a completely different phone.

Silicon Valley pours $300,000 into Haiti after Hurricane Matthew

Silicon Valley is banding together to help Haiti, after the island nation was slammed by Hurricane Matthew.

High-performance multi-gigabit ethernet network expanded in Annapolis

Investment designed to support business communities requiring high-capacity network services

Local startup helping Dominican farmers

Luis Solis is described by those who work with him, and for him as a passionate and dedicated leader, who has pours his heart and soul into all things Caribé.

U.S. economy won't grow fast until we unleash entrepreneurs

We all like a good creation story. That moment where it all began. In America, we love one in particular. The story of the great entrepreneur.

Why your Starbucks barista seemed a little happier this morning

If your Starbucks barista seemed particularly happy for a Monday morning, there's a reason: The whole company just got a raise.

Get money back for medical billing errors

A bill for a pregnancy test when the patient's a man. Or a bill for a penile implant when the patient is a woman.

End of an era: BlackBerry will stop making its own phones

It's the end of an era for BlackBerry.

These are the best companies for working moms

The arms race for better benefits at large employers has improved work life balance for thousands of workers, and one group in particular -- new parents.

McGuire Group hosting Veteran, Civilian Career Fair

The McGuire Group, LLC is hosting a veteran and civilian career fair on Thursday, October 6, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Comfort Inn Hotel & Conference Center located at 4500 Crain Hwy in Bowie, Maryland.

Maria Harris Tildon appointed to BGE Board of Directors

BGE has announced that Maria Harris Tildon has joined the company’s board of directors. Tildon is the senior vice president for public policy and community affairs for CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield (“CareFirst”), the largest healthcare insurer in the Mid-Atlantic.

We must close the payday loan debt trap once and for all!

Between the unemployment rate report that was released in early September, and the Census report on income and poverty that was released on September 13, President Obama and his team got great news about the economic status of the average ...