• West Coast ports 'can't stand another disruption' Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 4:09 PM ET
    United Farm Workers President Arturo Rodriguez throws in his support of striking truckers at a press conference in Wilmington, Calif.

    Ports along the nation's West Coast face issues like labor strikes that could see them suffer a further decline in business.

  • Tech savvy prostitutes trade pimps for Web pages Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 12:11 PM ET

    Street walkers are still around, but escorts have taken to the Web and seen a surge of interest and a perceived lower risk of arrest.

  • More jobs being posted, but wages aren't budging Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 11:40 AM ET
    Truck driving is one of the jobs most in demand, but employers are having trouble finding drivers to hire.

    It's beginning to look like the job market is back. Getting a raise? Not so much.

  • Stocks may fall 10%, if Fed loses Street cred: Pro Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 10:51 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during a press conference with Janet Yellen.

    The Fed is risking its credibility among investors by refusing to consider a sooner interest rate hike, hedge fund manager David Gerstenhaber tells CNBC.

  • Mr. Fix It: US needs Reagan-style overhaul Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 8:53 AM ET
    Ronald Reagan in a 1965 TV episode of "Death Valley Days."

    It feels like the malaise of the Jimmy Carter presidency and the nation needs Ronald Reagan-type reform, says turnaround expert Steve Miller.

  • Employers say they can't fill jobs—and here's why Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 5:04 PM ET

    A lower unemployment rate doesn't mean all jobs are getting filled. A new survey reports many businesses are having difficulty finding workers.

  • Bad data to watch     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 1:20 PM ET

    Global fears are weighing on stocks. CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight to just one piece of bad news after another.

  • Liesman's world of worry     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 11:35 AM ET

    With U.S. stocks getting hit by global fears, CNBC's Steve Liesman looks at the contrast between global weakness and pretty good economic data in the United States.

  • Workers at large firms can expect 3% raises Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 10:31 AM ET
    Employees assemble 2.0 liter ecoboost engines on the production line at the Ford Motor Co. Cleveland Engine Plant in Brook Park, Ohio.

    US workers at large companies can expect median base salary increases of 3% next year, USA Today reports.

  • State tax cuts aren't driving job growth Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 9:45 AM ET
    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker.

    Some U.S. states have cut taxes to lure businesses and create jobs, but the growth hasn't materialized. The Fiscal Times reports.

  • Weekly jobless claims down 11,000 to 304,000     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    This is going to change everything that is going on in Europe, says CNBC's Rick Santelli breaking down the latest numbers on unemployment and sharing his thoughts on how it will likely impact European markets.

  • Jobless claims fall, flirt with post-recession low Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 8:31 AM ET
    A sign welcomes job seekers to a job fair at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago.

    New U.S. claims for unemployment benefits fell last week to one of its lowest levels since before the 2007-09 recession.

  • Ex-Im Bank debate: Take it or leave it?     Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 3:36 PM ET

    Senator Charles Schumer, (D-N.Y.), weighs in on the political controversy over the Export-Import Bank. While many say the bank helps U.S. firms compete overseas, others say it's time to get rid of crony capitalism.

  • CNBC wealth editor Robert Frank and CNBC anchor Tyler Mathisen discuss a unlikely point of agreement among most millionaire: that the workweek should be shorter.

  • Look who backs a 4-day workweek Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 11:58 AM ET
    Larry Page, co-founder and chief executive officer at Google Inc.

    Not just Google's Larry Page but everyday millionaires, who you'd guess would preach the religion of long hours, think our workweek should be shorter.

  • Millennials vs. Robots—Who will win the jobs Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 9:44 AM ET
    A human-like robot called Pepper, developed by SoftBank Corp.'s Aldebaran Robotics unit, gestures during a news conference in Urayasu, Chiba Prefecture, Japan.

    Joining the workforce in the age of drone delivery and self-driving cars is difficult for millennials as robots take available jobs. The Fiscal Times reports.

  • Ex-Obama advisor sees sooner Fed rate hike Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 11:36 AM ET
    Alan Krueger, Bendheim Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University.

    But the former chairman of Obama's Council of Economic Advisers insists the central bank is not yet behind the curve on interest rates based on recent economic and jobs data.

  • Obama seeks nearly $4B for immigration crisis Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 5:35 PM ET

    Obama is requesting almost $4 billion in emergency funding from Congress to confront an immigration crisis surging across the US southern border.

  • Wages and the American dream     Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 2:53 PM ET

    Discussing stagnant wage growth for many Americans, with Ivory Johnson, Delancey Wealth Management, and Joel Naroff, Naroff Economic Advisors.

  • Santelli Exchange: Accelerating productivity     Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 10:50 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli and Peter Boockvar, The Lindsey Group chief market analyst, break down today's job openings data and discuss the economies lack of productivity.

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  • Mary Thompson is a general assignment reporter, covering a range of stories from the 2008 financial crisis to Hurricane Katrina.

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