The 7 percent unemployment rate accompanied a gain of 203,000 jobs
A Needham & Co. report estimates that most cable TV channels would vanish if consumers could—as they say they'd prefer—spend $30 monthly on 15 to 20 channels
Democrats have a lock on the dozen largest cities in the U.S.
It lets customers go off the grid when utilities charge their highest rates and provides a backup during outages
The settlement ends an eight-year legal fight waged by African American brokers
Jeff Bezos's plan to deliver packages via unmanned aerial drones is crazy—which means you shouldn't bet against him
After selling out 5,000 designer Starbucks cards in six minutes last year, Starbucks is offering a mere 1,000 of them at noon on Friday
Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management reclaims the top stop after a two-year absence
Immigrant entrepreneurs and companies with intellectual property are more likely to hire
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Power 100 rank: 92
Sport: WNBA/Los Angeles Sparks—F
Most recent notable achievement: 2008 WNBA MVP
Earnings: $5 million
Key sponsors: McDonald's, Adidas, Gatorade
Why she's on the list: Fans and sponsors could not ignore an astonishing 2008 season that saw Parker win an NCAA championship, an Olympic gold medal, and both the WNBA Rookie of the Year and MVP awards.