• Economy Faces a Jolt as Benefit Checks Run Out Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 8:34 AM ET

    About 20 percent of personal income comes from government payments, and as programs are trimmed, reduced consumer spending could slow the recovery, the New York Times reports.

  • Filling Delaware's Jobs Gap     Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 7:43 AM ET

    The most important asset of business is the employees, says Gov. Jack Markell (D-DE), who explains his state's plan for job creation and keeping businesses in the Delaware.

  • Jobs: The Weight of Uncertainty     Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 7:17 AM ET

    Small businesses are taking a "wait and see" attitude, because of lack of access to credit, says Bill Miller, U.S. Chamber of Commerce national political director.

  • Employment Data Still Impacting Markets     Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 7:07 AM ET

    People are sick of Washington and they don't think its anything more than political theater, says Mike Holland, Holland & Company; with Anthony Chan, JPMorgan Private Bank chief economist who explains that other economic data is showing that employment will improve.

  • Trading the Week Ahead     Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 6:24 AM ET

    There still may be a delayed reaction out of the news in Europe, says Leo Grohowski, BNY Mellon Wealth Management; with Beth Ann Bovino, Standard & Poor's, who says the Friday numbers makes a recovery look weaker.

  • US Unemployment: 9.2 Percent and Rising? Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 3:22 AM ET
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    Hopes of a speedy recovery for the US economy where dashed by Friday’s disappointing jobs number that showed only 18,000 jobs where created by the world’s largest economy in June.

  • Italy, Spain Will Mean More 'Carnage': Fund Manager Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 12:57 AM ET

    As euro zone finance ministers meet to discuss the latest plan on the table aimed at solving the Greek debt crisis, one fund manager is warning that Italy and Spain will be downgraded, raising the possibility of "carnage" for global markets.

  • Somehow, the Unemployed Became Invisible Sunday, 10 Jul 2011 | 8:55 AM ET

    Unless you’re one of those unhappy 14 million who are unemployed, you might not even notice the problem. The New York Times looks at why that is.

  • Second-quarter earnings season kicks off next week and the market will be looking for signs from corporate America about the state of the economy. Plus the Fed, debt talks, consumer sentiment and more.

  • Stocks Shake Off Bad Jobs Report     Friday, 8 Jul 2011 | 7:20 PM ET

    Stocks shook off a bad jobs report today, finishing the day way above their early lows, with Lee Munson, Portfolio, and Jim Lacamp, MacroPortfolio Advisors.

  • Why Can't Economy Create Jobs?     Friday, 8 Jul 2011 | 7:10 PM ET

    Laura Tyson, President's Council on Jobs & Competitiveness, and Ed Lazear, Stanford University, discuss the day's dismal employment data, and what it will take to generate job growth in America.

  • CNBC.com Market Outlook     Friday, 8 Jul 2011 | 6:12 PM ET

    The week's top business news and investment advice, including retail picks, gaming stocks and railway bets.

  • Mad Money, July 8, 2011     Friday, 8 Jul 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • Space Shuttle's Final Launch     Friday, 8 Jul 2011 | 4:48 PM ET

    CNBC's Brian Shactman reports on the huge financial void left in the wake of NASA closing its shuttle program.

  • End of an Era for NASA     Friday, 8 Jul 2011 | 2:45 PM ET

    The end of the shuttle program marks the beginning of hard times for Florida's "Space Coast", reports CNBC's Brian Shactman.

  • Where Are the Jobs?     Friday, 8 Jul 2011 | 2:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman with a look at government job cuts; Carl Camden, Kelly Services weighs in on where to find employment; and Julia Coronado, BNP Paribas, and William Rodgers, Rutgers University discuss how to fix the broken jobs market.

  • Media Money & the Economy     Friday, 8 Jul 2011 | 1:32 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche talks to media heavy hitters about the economy and today's miserable jobs number.

  • Jobs Lost in Space     Friday, 8 Jul 2011 | 1:25 PM ET

    CNBC's Brian Shactman reports NASA is not just losing the shuttle program but about half the jobs that go with it.

  • Jobs Report Shocks the Street     Friday, 8 Jul 2011 | 12:55 PM ET

    A look at today's jobs report, with Joe LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank and why so many economist didn't see the bad news coming.

  • Time to Get Serious About the Loonie Friday, 8 Jul 2011 | 12:36 PM ET
    The Syncrude oil sands extraction facility near the town of Fort McMurray in Alberta Province, Canada.

    The Canadian dollar could face near-term headwinds, this strategist says— but after that, prepare for liftoff.