WASHINGTON -- Teens and young adults, short on experience and skills, have been giving up the job search at higher rates than other workers are...
The job market continued its pleasantly healthy growth streak in February, as payrolls increased by 295,000 and unemployment fell to 5.5 percent, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Here's the long-term picture: But at this... Read Post
A better jobs report than expected today, at least when it comes to new jobs: 295,000 of them were added last month, and the unemployment rate fell to 5.5%, the AP reports. Economists had expected 240,000 new jobs, with the unemploy... Read Post