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.
Aug 8, 2012 Job openings jumped to a four-year high in June: 3.7 million. Seems strange, considering we learned less than a week ago that the country has an 8.3 percent unemployment rate right now.
Aug 7, 2012 As more people find work where there are jobs to be found, fewer workers are needed in state unemployment offices.
Aug 3, 2012 Glenn Hubbard, an adviser to the Romney campaign, talks about the most recent U.S. jobs report and about Mitt Romney's economic plans if he wins the presidency.
Aug 3, 2012 The nation's output of goods and services is back to the level it was before the recession began in 2007. But five million fewer people are working. Who got left out of the economy?
Aug 3, 2012 Alan Krueger, chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers, discusses what President Obama can do to create more jobs.