Landslide hits Indian village, killing at least 17
Torrential rains triggered a massive landslide that buried a remote village in western India on Wednesday, killing at least 17 people as it swept away scores of houses and possibly trapping many more people under debris, officials said. National rescue personnel...
Connecting ready-to-work Americans, ready-to-be-filled jobs
Almost six years after the worst financial crisis in generations, our businesses have added nearly 10 million new jobs over the past 52 months. Manufacturers are hiring again, and overall, there?s more work available now than at any time since 2007. For the first time in more than a decade, business leaders around the world have declared that the No. 1 place to invest isn?t China ? it?s the United States.
On Thursday, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will begin a three-day hearing to listen to mothers, fathers, tribal leaders, clean energy workers, faith leaders, utility groups, business owners and others comment on its proposed Clean Power Plan.
Today marks the 49th anniversary of the introduction of Medicaid and Medicare. Nearly half a century ago, these health care programs were enacted to provide America?s seniors with reliable medical coverage.
8 News NOW Salary Tracker Spotlights Employee Salaries
A closer look at numbers provided in the annual 8 News NOW Salary Tracker reveals government agencies in the Las Vegas Valley saw little overall change in taxpayer-funded employee salaries in 2013 compared to the prior year.