Jan 10, 2014 The U.S. economy added only 74,000 jobs in December, way below most economists' predictions. The unemployment rate dropped to 6.7 percent.
Jan 7, 2014 A deal to reinstate unemployment insurance is working its way through Congress, but would it mean that people on unemployment would just take a few months longer to find a job?
Jan 7, 2014 Despite today's vote, Washington gridlock has led to creative accounting on Capitol Hill.
Dec 31, 2013 An intense oil-train fire in North Dakota demonstrates the scale of damage possible when oil is moved by rail.
Dec 27, 2013 For 1.3 million Americans, long-term federal unemployment benefits expire this weekend.
Dec 26, 2013 After a dismal experience in 2012, Shell took this year off from trying to drill in the Arctic Ocean. But drilling will come.
Dec 26, 2013 Southwest is hiring hundreds of flight attendants and thousands have applied for the jobs.
Dec 17, 2013 The Crow tribe in the Powder River Basin has one coal mine on its reservation, but poverty among tribal members remains high. The tribe would like more mining.
Dec 12, 2013 Exxon and other oil companies say, “Heck, yes.”