Private employers added 237,000 jobs in June, suggesting further improvement in the jobs market which may allow the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates.
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Salaried workers who earn nearly $1,000 a week would become eligible for overtime pay under a new proposal announced by President Obama on Monday.
Solid job growth is finally boosting paychecks for the bottom 99% of Americans even as most still struggle to regain losses incurred by the Great Recession.
Veterans on the brink of homelessness can now turn to the VA's Homeless Veterans Community Employment Services for assistance in finding stable jobs.
Consumer spending recorded its largest increase in nearly six years in May on strong demand for automobiles and other big-ticket items.
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Economic growth in the second quarter will be far weaker than previously expected and it will prevent the pace of growth from exceeding last year's rate.
The Dow and S&P 500 fell Friday as increasing expectations the Fed could raise rates as soon as September offset optimism over a recovery in the job market.
U.S. stocks fell Thursday, hit by nervousness ahead of Friday's jobs report and lingering uncertainty over a Greece aid deal with creditors.
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The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week, pointing to labor market resilience despite moderate economic growth.
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U.S. companies stepped up hiring in May, evidence that employers remain confident in the economy even after it contracted at the start of the year.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose last week, but remained at levels consistent with a strengthening labor market.
More than two-thirds of retired middle-income boomers wish they'd worked longer, and some have jobs in retirement -- but maybe not for the reason you think.
Some of the same workers' rights groups that have grabbed headlines by pushing companies for wage hikes are pushing the conversation toward paid sick leave.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, and producer prices resumed their downward trend in April.
Stock indexes ended more than 1 percent higher Friday after strong employment data indicated U.S. economic growth was picking up momentum.
Job growth rebounded last month and the unemployment rate dropped to a near 7-year low of 5.4 percent, signs of a pick-up in economic momentum.