JOBS REPORT: Economy Swings Back After Dip From String Of Hurricanes

Business | Steve Birr
Hurricane Harvey is seen in the Texas Gulf Coast, U.S., in this NOAA GOES satellite image on August 24, 2017. NOAA/Handout via Reuters

‘Some real job gains’

September Jobs Report: Hurricane Stifles Job Growth But Unemployment Drops

Business | Steve Birr
Hurricane Irma (L) and Hurricane Jose are pictured in the Atlantic Ocean in this NOAA satellite handout photo

Unemployment at lowest levels since 2001

Jobs Coming Back To Oilfields After Years Of Decline

Energy | Andrew Follett
Smiling Female Engineer in an Oilfield (Shutterstock/branislavpudar)

Jobs have risen by 142 percent since May 2016

Watering Down Government Efficiency

Opinion | Rep. Paul Gosar

The way government contractors are paid just isn’t rational. But there’s an easy way to fix it.

Percentage Of Teens Working Summer Jobs Has Halved Since 1991

Education | Rob Shimshock
Smiling barista (Shutterstock/wavebreakmedia)

Why are fewer teenagers working?

American Job Openings Top Record-Breaking 6 Million

US | Ted Goodman
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks at the American Center for Mobility, a test facility for driverless car technology for American Manufactured Vehicles in Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, U.S. March 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Highest number since 2001

May Jobs Report: Unemployment Rate Hits 16 Year Low

Business | Ted Goodman
Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., December 21, 2016. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

‘We’re getting closer to reaching our objectives’

Young Men Are Being Squeezed Out Of The Middle Class

US | Ted Goodman
The abandoned and decaying Packard Motor Car Manufacturing plant, near downtown Detroit, Michigan (Reuters/Rebecca Cook)

Female-dominated professions are skyrocketing

17 Percent Of American Workers Weren't Born In The United States

US | Ted Goodman
U.S. President Donald Trump talks with auto industry leaders, including General Motors CEO Mary Barra (4th L) and United Auto Workers (UAW) President Dennis Williams (4th R) at the American Center for Mobility in Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, U.S. March 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

27 million immigrants in the U.S. labor force

US Household Debt Hits Record Highs

Business | Robert Donachie
Businessman holding a burlap money bag. [Shutterstock - nito - 189871454]

‘This record debt level is neither a reason to celebrate nor a cause for alarm’

First Coal Mine Opens Under Trump

Energy | Andrew Follett
A dirty coalminer displays a lump of coal as a power and energy source. Shutterstock/Joe Belanger

600 new coal jobs

Biggest US Coal Company Emerges From Bankruptcy

Energy | Andrew Follett
Members of the United Mine Workers of America hold a rally outside the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency headquarters in Washington October 7, 2014. The union members rallied against proposed EPA Clean Power Plan rules, which the union claims will eliminate thousands of coal industry-related jobs. (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

‘At least we’ve got a shot at it under Trump’

The Fed May Raise The Interest Rate If Jobs Report Yields Positive News

Business | Ted Goodman
U.S. Federal Reserve Board chair Janet Yellen testifies before a Congressional Joint Economic hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, U.S. November 17, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

‘A further adjustment of the federal funds rate would likely be appropriate’

North Dakota's Oil Boom Towns Are Heating Up Again

Energy | Andrew Follett
Oil Industry Pump jack with one research who is using a portable radio and a laptop. (Shutterstock/alexjey)

‘Communities have continued to do fairly well’

Is Automation Limiting The Number Of Jobs Created By The Texas Oil Boom?

Energy | Andrew Follett
Oil industry equipment. filtered picture of oil pump jack. Shutterstock.com/Chirkov

‘Computers now direct drill bits that were once directed manually’

Gov't Data Says Coal Is Staging A Comeback

Energy | Andrew Follett
A dirty coalminer displays a lump of coal as a power and energy source. Shutterstock/Joe Belanger

Get ready for a comeback…

GOP Set To Repeal Big Obama Rule That's Killing King Coal

Energy | Andrew Follett
A dirty coalminer displays a lump of coal as a power and energy source. Shutterstock/Joe Belanger

‘The perfect candidate for congressional repeal’

National Union Membership Continues To Decline

US | Ted Goodman
Workers Across The Country Demonstrate For Higher Minimum Wage: Getty Images/David McNew

Public sector workers are unionized at five times the rate of private sector workers

Coal CEO: 'At Least We've Got A Shot Under Trump'

Energy | Andrew Follett
A dirty coalminer displays a lump of coal as a power and energy source. Shutterstock/Joe Belanger

Coal power provides 33 percent of all U.S. energy