Business, Economics and Jobs

Your Economic Picture

The Takeaway is looking at the economic picture of ordinary people. Joining us is Catherine Rampell, editor of the New York Times Economix blog, and to three people struggling to find or hold onto a job: Cliff Hagedon, Francine Morin, and Liz Gold.


Sports: college football rankings

The NCAA released their college football rankings this week. There aren't too many surprises: Florida tops the list and Michigan didn't crack the top 25. Our sports contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin talks us through what it all means.


Haitian patients flood Miami hospitals

Haitian airlifts have resumed, but they're still flying almost exclusively to to Miami's overburdened hospitals. The state has taken more than 500 injured evacuees from the Haiti earthquake since it struck three weeks ago.