Sep 6, 2013 The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports the economy added 169,000 jobs last month, falling below analyst expectations. The unemployment rate ticked down to 7.3 percent.
Rowan Moore Gerety
Sep 6, 2013 Does a bidding country’s economy factor into whether it gets to host the Olympic games?
Sep 6, 2013 A record number of Americans are long-term unemployed--six months or more. A lackluster job market is putting them back to work--slowly.
Sep 5, 2013 Less people filed for unemployment over the last week. But layoff announcements went up.
Sep 3, 2013 A group of unemployed workers in France developed a new tactic to put themselves in front of potential employers.
Aug 21, 2013 France is emerging from recession, but struggling to reduce unemployment.
Aug 14, 2013 Thousands of farm workers marched today in favor of promptly legalizing undocumented immigrants. Some farmers, however, want to hold out for a better deal.
Aug 13, 2013 Activists on both sides of the immigration debate use the Congressional recess to pressure lawmakers.
Aug 13, 2013 Three-hundred-year-old resentments over a British colony play into Spain's new restrictions on Gibraltar.