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Three Years Of An Awful Recovery

The recession ended and the recovery began in June, 2009. It’s an ugly third birthday for the labor market More […]

Graphics: Tracking U.S. Monthly Unemployment

U.S. employers created 69,000 jobs in May, the fewest in a year, and the unemployment rate ticked up. The dismal […]

Stocks Drop On Weak Jobs News

Stock prices are falling on Wall Street today as investors digest the much-weaker-than-expected report on job growth in May. Just […]

Did Jobs Grow Fast Enough In May? Probably Not

Breaking news at 8:34 a.m. ET: “Unemployment Rate 8.2 Percent In May As Just 69,000 Jobs Added Our original post: […]

Mine Safety Questions Linger, One Year After Takeover Of Massey Energy

One year ago today, Alpha Natural Resources officially absorbed the troubled coal mining company Massey Energy, which had one of […]

Gulf Refinery Expansion May Not Cut Gas Prices

In Texas on Thursday there was a grand opening for what is now the largest refinery in the U.S. Shell […]

For Many Teens, Summer Jobs May Be Thing Of The Past

The school year’s winding down, meaning teenagers around the country will soon be trying to pull in some extra cash […]

Job Growth Slow, Jobless Claims Up, GDP Revised Down

The number of jobs on private employers’ payrolls grew by a modest 133,000 positions from April to May, according to […]

Matchmaker, Matchmaker, Find Me A Part-Time Job

The unemployment rate is 8.1 percent, but the underemployment rate — that’s people who work part time but want full-time […]

Sizing Up The American Dream

In a nation as diverse as the United States, the idea of “the American dream” means different things to different […]

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