U.S. Job Growth Slowed In July; Wage Growth Remains ModestBusinesses hired a relatively modest 157,000 workers in July as the nation's unemployment rate ticked down to 3.9 percent, the Labor Department reported on Friday.
American Workers' Willingness To Quit Hits 17-Year HighThe figures reflect a strong job market driven by optimistic employers seeking to expand their workforces.
How Will Latest Federal Reserve And Supreme Court Rulings Affect Your Wallet?With the Federal Reserve announcing it’s raising interest rates and the Supreme Court ruling states can impose sales tax on more online purchases, what does this mean for your wallet?
Stock Market Soars As U.S. Posts Stronger Than Expected Jobs ReportOn Friday morning, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported the U.S. economy added 313,000 jobs in February. That far exceeded the 200,000 many analysts predicted. It’s also the biggest gain since July 2016.
Economic Planning: 5 Ways To Prepare For A DownturnIs your small business protected from even the slightest of downturns? Use these solutions to provide stability to your cash flow.
Hillary Clinton: Bill Clinton Will Take Lead On Economy If I Become PresidentRecalling sunnier days of growth, low unemployment and budget surpluses under her husband, Hillary Clinton is telling Americans that Bill Clinton will take the lead on the economy if she wins the White House.
Rise In Metro-North Commuters Could Signal Stronger EconomyIt looks like it could be another record year down the tracks for Metro-North -- Ridership is up 1.3%, with 630,000 more rides through July.
CBS News/New York Times Poll: Most Americans Think Economy Is In Bad ShapeMore than 50 percent of Americans said the economy is in poor shape in a new CBS News/New York Times poll released Tuesday.
Christie Stumps For Foley In Connecticut, Says He Needs To Focus On EconomyNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, chairman of the Republican Governors Association, said Tuesday that Connecticut is one of the top two gubernatorial races in the country.
Survey: LI Small Businesses Optimistic On Economic FrontA new survey finds most businesses are looking to add workers within the next five years. The survey was sponsored by Bethpage FCU and conducted by the Stony Brook University Center for Survey Research.
Seen At 11: Older Drivers And The Danger AheadThe risks that New Yorkers take on the roads are getting worse every day, and some say that the hazardous conditions can be blamed on the economy.
Bank Of America Found Liable In Mortgage Fraud TrialBank of America was found liable for fraud in a civil case the government said captured the frenzied pursuit of profits at all costs just before the economy collapsed.
Poll: Americans' Disgust With Congress At Record HighAccording to a CBS News poll, 85 percent of those surveyed said they do not approve of the job Congress is doing.
Expert Issues Gloomy Report On Anniversary Of Lehman Brothers CollapseSunday marked the fifth anniversary of the collapse of the Lehman Brothers investment bank collapse, and one expert said the situation has not really improved.
Report: Jersey Shore Revenues Down This Summer In Spite Of Recovery EffortsManasquan is one town whose revenue decline can be attributed to just about every problem experienced along the shore. Beach revenue, including from parking, was down $290,000 through July 21.