The U.S. economy created just 151,000 jobs in January amid multiple other signs that growth is slowing, though the unemployment rate fell to 4.9 percent.» Read More
Job growth bounced back, with the U.S. economy creating 248,000 fresh positions. The unemployment rate fell to 5.9%.
The U.S. Labor Department said Friday that the unemployment rate hit 5.8 percent in October, but does that rate tell the real story?
The pace of growth in the U.S. services sector dipped for a third straight month in September, although the services employment picture improved, a survey showed on Friday.
The Fed's third round of bond buying had a better-than-expected impact on the jobs market, the Fed official said, urging the central bank to move faster on hiking rates.
The world's largest economy's trade deficit narrowed unexpectedly in August, due in large part to a record surge in petroleum exports.
Former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan tells CNBC he's concerned about how longer-term rates would react to short-term tightening.
New federal standards for converting medical procedures to codes for insurers is requiring firms to hire more and more medical coders.
The global economy is weaker than was envisioned just six months ago, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said on Thursday.
The Federal Reserve may go from moving the goal posts to removing them altogether when it comes to setting interest rate expectations.
New orders for U.S. factory goods posted their biggest decline ever in August, clawing back an aircraft-driven jump a month earlier.
The number of jobless claims fell unexpectedly last week, an indication that layoffs may be abating in an uncertain economy.
The number of planned layoffs by U.S. employers fell to a 14-year low in September, according to a report by Challenger, Gray & Christmas.
The first diagnosis of an Ebola case inside the U.S. added pressure to an already shaky stock market and helped spur a flight to safety in Treasurys.
Private payrolls rose about in line with expectations in September, thanks to sharp growth in small business and service sector hiring, according to a report.
Ray Dalio, founder of the world's biggest hedge fund Bridgewater Associates, says the Fed should wait for inflation signs before hiking interest rates.
America's manufacturing industry expanded in September, while employment in the sector grew at its best pace since March 2012.
U.S. manufacturing expanded during September but the pace of growth at factories slowed, according to an industry report.
U.S. consumers bought more cars in September than in the previous year, but early sales results from leading automakers on Wednesday were mixed.
A slight dip in interest rates was not enough to move the needle on mortgage applications last week.
The American Gaming Association's first report on the industry's impact on the economy found that, despite big money, gaming firms have had to adapt.