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.
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 9, 2013 Many college freshmen embark on their first years of higher education this week. Wouldn't it be nice if at the end of their journey a job was waiting for them? In Alabama, the two year-college system is collaborating with private companies to train students and help them land a job after graduation.
Sep 3, 2013 A group of unemployed workers in France developed a new tactic to put themselves in front of potential employers.
Aug 30, 2013 Wall Street's had its worst month since May 2012.
Aug 23, 2013 The Weekly Wrap on Nasdaq's major glitch on Thursday, plus looking ahead to the central bankers meeting at Jackson Hole.
Aug 21, 2013 France is emerging from recession, but struggling to reduce unemployment.
Aug 23, 2013 Now a truck driver, Don Holzschuh talks about his first job in Minnesota.