US Employers Add Solid 161,000 Jobs; Unemployment Rate Falls To 4.9 PercentU.S. employers added a decent 161,000 jobs in October, and the unemployment rate ticked down to 4.9 percent from 5 percent.
Late Report Shows State Jobs Program UnderperformedA New York state job creation program seemingly has underperformed, and the news has come out at an unusual time.
Crucial New York State Jobs Report Is 70 Days Late; Many Fear Bad NewsA report card on New York state’s progress in attracting new jobs is now more than two months overdue.
Gov. Malloy Lauds Job Creation Numbers In Recent ReportGov. Dannel Malloy believes the state is now well poised to recover some of the growth lost in the so-called "Great Recession."
Dow Jones Hits 17,000 For First Time After Strong Jobs ReportThere was a major milestone on Wall Street Thursday as stocks set new records.
Discouraging Jobs Report Puts President Obama On Defensive, Romney On OffensiveThe retail and transportation industries, plus the government, all cut jobs last month. Manufacturing jobs were up and so were jobs in health care and financial services.