Sep 7, 2012 The August jobs numbers come below expectations, though the unemployment rate drops to 8.1 percent.
Sep 7, 2012 August job creation may have been good. But it's not clear any improvement can change voters' minds now.
Sep 6, 2012 According to job placement firm Challenger Gray & Christmas, the number of planned layoffs at U.S. companies dropped 37 percent from a year ago.
Sep 6, 2012 Gallup's latest polls reveal only 1 in 10 Americans say that they are dissatisfied with their jobs. It's a major jump from the results from two decades ago.
Sep 4, 2012 The steady increase in auto sales is also fueling a boom in auto employment—everything from dealerships, to auto suppliers and assembly plants
Sep 4, 2012 Economists and politicians are watching the job market closely. On Friday, the monthly employment report is released. But if jobs are being created, are they good jobs?
Aug 31, 2012 Undecided voters in Florida and North Carolina share what their greatest concerns are in the upcoming election.
Aug 27, 2012 The Navy is offering sailors hundreds of extra dollars a month if they agree to go back out to sea sooner than expected.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Aug 23, 2012 The number of people filing for unemployment benefits rose last week to 372,000. That's 4,000 more than the previous week.