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Nonfarm payrolls grew by 227,000 in January while the unemployment rate edged higher to 4.8 percent, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday.
Headline jobs number impressed, but this key age group lost ground, says Peter Boockvar.
A reading above 50 indicates expansion in the service sector and a reading below 50 indicates contraction.
The Labor Department said Friday that the nation's unemployment rate rose to 4.8 percent. But there's a lot more to the story.
New orders for U.S.-made goods rose more than expected in December and shipments surged.
The U.S. Federal Reserve should raise interest rates slowly even as fiscal policies under President Donald Trump are likely to help push economic growth.
Business leaders should be on board with President Donald Trump's travel restrictions, aide Boris Epshteyn tells CNBC.
Top aide Gary Cohn tells CNBC that everything Trump is doing is to promote growth and job creation.
With Trump's infrastructure plans, the construction industry is hoping to build on the 1.6 million jobs it has added in six years.
Recession risk has declined, according to a new Deutsche Bank analysis of a Federal Reserve Bank of New York survey.
Trump on Monday reiterated his insistence that pipeline makers use U.S. materials when they build projects in the United States.
Here's how Trump's immigration ban threatens all Americans, says Dustin McKissen.
In addition to helping their own employees, tech companies are offering support for others affected by Trump's travel ban.
Tech companies such as Apple, Microsoft, Netflix and GoogleApple said that employees will be affected by Trump's executive order banning entry from 7 countries.
Despite a sharp rise in interest rates after the election, pending home sales were up in December.
Spending rose solidly in December, pointing to sustained domestic demand that is likely to set the economy up for faster growth in early 2017.
Higher steel costs for U.S. manufacturers and a drop in high-value exports are potential outcomes from pulling out of the TPP trade pact, says Wood Mackenzie.
Recently released transcripts from FOMC meetings provide a window into how central bank leaders saw the jobless problem.
Backers of a measure to break California away from the U.S. started collecting signatures to get the measure on the ballot.
Teamsters Union President James Hoffa Jr. praised Trump's first moves, saying the president would do more for Americans than other Republicans.
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