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The number of new U.S. jobless claims fell to a new three month low, suggesting a strengthening labor market.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest numbers on retail sales and unemployment. And CNBC's Steve Liesman shares his thoughts on the data.
Ray Attrill, Co-Head of FX Strategy at NAB, says Australia's February jobs numbers is 'extremely unreliable', due to a small sample size.
Two nominees to top Federal Reserve policymaking posts talked about the key goals for the U.S. central bank.
The Obama administration pointed to declining budget deficit and improved housing market as likely factors for economic growth.
Sen. Rob Portman, (R-OH), shares his ideas on how to fix America's jobs crisis and reduce the jobless rate. The workforce participation rate is at historic lows for men, says Portman.
Mark Cahill, regional managing director of ManpowerGroup EMEA, says the worst hit countries in Europe have shown positive hiring intentions for 2014.
Jeremy Hill, Principal & Chief Market Strategist at Affinity Investment Advisors, explains why he think there is no reason for the Fed to pause tapering.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports from Greensboro, North Carolina, where aviation company TIMCO is recruiting students as young as middle school.
Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, weighs in on this morning's employment data. We are moving in the right direction, but we have a heck of a lot more work to do, says Perez, in sharing his thoughts on infrastructure, immigration and education.
CHICAGO-- The Illinois Department of Employment Security says the state's unemployment rate was 8.7 percent in January, down from the previous month's revised rate of 8.9 percent. Illinois' unemployment rate remains well above the national average of 6.6 percent.
CNBC's Rick Santelli provides his thoughts on Friday's jobs numbers.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson breaks down the latest employment data.
Steven Wieting, Citi Private Bank; Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust; Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; Ben White, CNBC Contributor, and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli, provide their predictions on Friday's jobs number.
Steven Wieting, Citi Private Bank; Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust; Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, and Ben White, CNBC Contributor, share their thoughts on what to expect from this morning's employment data, infrastructure spending, and the economy.
Here are five vital signs that help capture the state of the job market to date.
February's job gains were likely once more chilled by bad winter weather, and even March's employment report could be slushy.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the tally on the latest unemployment numbers. And CNBC's Steve Liesman provides perspective on the data.
John Challenger, CEO of Challenger, Gray & Christmas, provides a look at the nation's current jobs picture. The report shows the financial sector had the heaviest job-cut activity.
The number of new claims for unemployment benefits hit a three-month low last week, while productivity fell short of expectations.