Jan 19, 2012 After last week's relatively high weekly jobless claim numbers, they are back down this week -- to the lowest level in almost four years.
Jan 19, 2012 The number of people signing up for unemployment benefits fell to its lowest in more than 3 1/2 years today, but is it falling fast enough?
Jan 17, 2012 The two Republican primaries so far this year have been in states with relatively healthy economies. That isn't the case in South Carolina, where presidential hopefuls hit the ballot next.
Jan 17, 2012 A surge in food stamp use is being fueled by middle-income people who have lost their jobs or homes.
Feb 2, 2012 Dig deeper into the unemployment numbers and you'll find some groups are not seeing improvement in their work lives.
Jan 13, 2012 This week's Marketplace Piggy is headed to Livingston, Mont., where James Willish, 35, is working again after 44 months of unemployment.
Jan 23, 2012 This year's holiday season was slightly bigger by volume, but the week after the holidays saw a bit of a slide.
Jan 11, 2012 Commentator Robert Reich says they can be for President Obama.
Jan 6, 2012 In Europe, some countries in the north are doing well while in southern countries like Italy and Spain, unemployment is skyrocketing.