United States Department Of Labor

  • Carnival Worker 'Humiliated' Blind Girl, Mom Says

    Carnival Worker 'Humiliated' Blind Girl, Mom Says

    Actions may violate Department of Labor requirements

    A confrontation between a Queens mother and a carnival ride operator got ugly when the worker refused to let the woman's blind daughter on the ride alone. Continue Reading

  • The Jobs Numbers: What's True, False And Just Spin

    The Jobs Numbers: What's True, False And Just Spin

    Now that the Republican and Democratic conventions are over, it's clear that both President Barack Obama and his GOP challenger, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, are jockeying to be seen as the one who can lead America into prosperity. And that means creating more jobs. So for this week's roundup, AOL... Continue Reading

  • Gay Couple To Confront Obama At Easter Egg Roll

    Gay Couple To Confront Obama At Easter Egg Roll

    On Monday, the First Family is hosting the 134th annual White House Easter Egg Roll. More than 35,000 winners of an online lottery will join the Obamas on the South Lawn, for egg-hunting, live music, cooking demonstrations, storytelling, and one-on-one lobbying to get the president to sign an executive order... Continue Reading

  • The Time Is Right For A Career In Accounting

    The Time Is Right For A Career In Accounting

    For many people looking for employment, the promise of job security is a definite plus. Yet for those just starting out in their job search -- or even just considering their major in college -- finding a job that is going to be financially secure and personally rewarding can be a challenge. For those who have... Continue Reading

  • Which Workers Work The Most?

    Which Workers Work The Most?

    Time is a relative concept. Don't worry, we're not talking in an Einstein, speed-of-light kind of way. We mean in a practical, "time flies when you're having fun" kind of way. Most of us feel like times when we're enjoying ourselves go by quicker, while times when we're unhappy, bored or stressed seem to... Continue Reading