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 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.
Aug 29, 2013 The levee board for the New Orleans region sued oil companies over their damage to delta wetlands that are a protective buffer against storm surges.
Aug 28, 2013 With the Syria headlines, the price of oil could become a drag for the U.S. economy and beyond.
Aug 27, 2013 The headlines about Syria are altering the shape of financial markets this morning.
Aug 23, 2013 Now a truck driver, Don Holzschuh talks about his first job in Minnesota.
Dec 25, 2013 Michael Price, writer and co-executive producer of "The Simpsons," talks about his first job.
Sep 5, 2013 Marketplace is partnering with The Atlantic, covering what the American economy looks like today, from smaller cities and towns across the country. First stop: Sioux Falls.
Aug 13, 2013 Mexico is sitting on 87 billion barrels of untapped oil, yet production has dropped 25 percent in the last decade.