Dec 23, 2011 Down and out, many students at Casino College still hope for a shot at the big time
Dec 21, 2011 No deal in Congress would mean that the payroll tax would rise by 2 percent, and unemployment benefits would be drastically cut.
Dec 21, 2011 If Congress fails to extend a payroll tax cut, federal jobless benefits will stop too.
Dec 15, 2011 The number of Americans filing new unemployment claims this week has fallen to the lowest point since May of 2008 -- and it isn't just holiday retail hiring causing the shift.
Dec 15, 2011 Weekly jobless numbers out this week show positive signs for the country's economy recovery, but mortage lending rates tell a different story.
Dec 13, 2011 A recent report from the Department of Labor has job listings up sharply over two years prior, but with unemployment at 8.6 percent, job openings are not plentiful.
Dec 7, 2011 The unemployment rate in a number of cities fell in November, most notably in the Rust Belt.
Dec 2, 2011 The new jobs-added numbers were good, but they don't explain the big drop in the unemployment rate.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Dec 2, 2011 The U.S. economy added 120,000 jobs in November. But the unemployment rate fell to 8.6 percent because many more people dropped out of the workforce.