The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that government workers can't be forced to contribute to labor unions that represent them in collective bargaining, dealing a serious financial blow to organized labor.

This week Hughes, chairwoman of Washington, D.C.-based Urban One — the nation’s largest distributer of radio, TV and digital programming for black audiences — returns home. Hughes will take part in events Thursday and Friday — an honorary street-naming, a keynote speech at the Empowerment Network’s “Rebuilding the Village” conference and a humorous roast in her honor at the Omaha Press Club.

TD Ameritrade's earnings rose, its switch-over of clients from a newly acquired competitor is going well and recent stock market volatility helped set records for revenue and trading volume. But the Omaha-based discount brokerage's stock price dropped Tuesday, apparently because some investors are disappointed that the company's quarterly earnings report didn't include a new stock buy-back plan, Ameritrade Chief Executive Tim Hockey said.