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Wall Street's favorite new thing to worry about may already be in the rearview mirror

WALL STREET'S FAVORITE NEW THING TO WORRY ABOUT MAY ALREADY BE IN THE REARVIEW MIRROR

REUTERS/Fred Prouser Wall Street is worried stronger wage growth will lead the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates more quickly. Evidence...

Dog Surprises Owner By Qualifying For Unemployment Benefits

DOG SURPRISES OWNER BY QUALIFYING FOR UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS

Instances of identity theft are on the rise, and fake unemployment claims are one way scammers are leaching money from state governments....

 
 
 
Black unemployment spikes after Trump touts record-low level in fight with Jay-Z, State of the Union speech

BLACK UNEMPLOYMENT SPIKES AFTER TRUMP TOUTS RECORD-LOW LEVEL IN FIGHT WITH JAY-Z, STATE OF THE UNION SPEECH

The unemployment rate for black Americans jumped to 7.7% in January, up from 6.8% in December, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The...

January Employment Report: 200,000 Jobs Added, 4.1% Unemployment Rate

JANUARY EMPLOYMENT REPORT: 200,000 JOBS ADDED, 4.1% UNEMPLOYMENT RATE

From the BLS : Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 200,000 in January, and the unemployment rate was unchanged at 4.1 percent,...

 
 
 
US added 200K jobs in January; pay up most in 8 years

US ADDED 200K JOBS IN JANUARY; PAY UP MOST IN 8 YEARS

With unemployment at a 17-year low, there are fewer job-seekers for businesses to hire.

Owner receives letter granting dog unemployment benefits

OWNER RECEIVES LETTER GRANTING DOG UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS

A man said he got a good laugh after a Michigan agency said his canine would receive unemployment benefits.

 
 
 
Weekly Initial Unemployment Claims decrease to 230,000

WEEKLY INITIAL UNEMPLOYMENT CLAIMS DECREASE TO 230,000

The DOL reported : In the week ending January 27, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 230,000, a decrease...

10 Amazing Facts About America's Economic Recovery From Trump's State Of The Union Address

10 AMAZING FACTS ABOUT AMERICA'S ECONOMIC RECOVERY FROM TRUMP'S STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS

If the U.S. economy continues to surge under President Trump, I may need to change the name of my website. In December 2009 I started...

 
 
 
The Congressional Black Caucus wasn't having it when Trump made a point of citing the black unemployment rate

THE CONGRESSIONAL BLACK CAUCUS WASN'T HAVING IT WHEN TRUMP MADE A POINT OF CITING THE BLACK UNEMPLOYMENT RATE

Fox News President Donald Trump made a point to highlight the black unemployment rate during his State of the Union address. The Congressional...

Trump wants Jay-Z to know black jobless rate at record low

TRUMP WANTS JAY-Z TO KNOW BLACK JOBLESS RATE AT RECORD LOW

President Donald Trump is urging his followers to inform rapper Jay-Z that "because of my policies," unemployment among black Americans...

 
 
 
Trump Goes After Jay-Z on Twitter: ‘Black Unemployment' Is Lowest Ever ‘Because of My Policies'

TRUMP GOES AFTER JAY-Z ON TWITTER: ‘BLACK UNEMPLOYMENT' IS LOWEST EVER ‘BECAUSE OF MY POLICIES'

It appears that President Donald Trump wasn't a fan of rap superstar Jay-Z's appearance on Van Jones' CNN show last night. Taking to...

As Trump Prepares For Big Speech, State Of The Economy Is Strong

AS TRUMP PREPARES FOR BIG SPEECH, STATE OF THE ECONOMY IS STRONG

The U.S. economy is humming as President Trump prepares to speak on the state of the union. The stock market is up, and unemployment...

 
 
 
UK employment reaches a new record - as wages rise quicker than expected

UK EMPLOYMENT REACHES A NEW RECORD - AS WAGES RISE QUICKER THAN EXPECTED

UK unemployment rate stays at joint record low of 4.3%, while employment hits a record high, with 32.21 million people in work. Average...

Millions of workers may still need to find jobs before we can talk about 'full employment'

MILLIONS OF WORKERS MAY STILL NEED TO FIND JOBS BEFORE WE CAN TALK ABOUT 'FULL EMPLOYMENT'

Robert Galbraith/Reuters US unemployment has fallen to a 17-year low of 4.1%, raising the question of whether the economy has reached...

 
 
 
Trump Celebrates Women's March: ‘Lowest Female Unemployment in 18 Years!'

TRUMP CELEBRATES WOMEN'S MARCH: ‘LOWEST FEMALE UNEMPLOYMENT IN 18 YEARS!'

As hundreds of thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Washington D.C. and other U.S. cities Saturday afternoon for the Women's...

Eurozone recovery pushes unemployment to lowest since 2009

EUROZONE RECOVERY PUSHES UNEMPLOYMENT TO LOWEST SINCE 2009

LONDON - Unemployment across the 19-country eurozone fell in November to its lowest level in nearly nine years, official figures showed...

 
 
 
31-year-old NBA journeyman who said he was practicing in his driveway all year signed with the Rockets a week ago and now he's on fire

31-YEAR-OLD NBA JOURNEYMAN WHO SAID HE WAS PRACTICING IN HIS DRIVEWAY ALL YEAR SIGNED WITH THE ROCKETS A WEEK AGO AND NOW HE'S ON FIRE

Phelan M. Ebenhack/AP Gerald Green was unemployed for the first two-and-a-half months of the season, practicing by shooting in his...

STOCKS GO UP: Here's what you need to know

STOCKS GO UP: HERE'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

AP Photo/Mary Altaffer Stocks finished the first trading week of 2018 in the green after the latest jobs report showed the unemployment...

 
 
 
US employers add modest 148,000 jobs; unemployment at 4.1%

US EMPLOYERS ADD MODEST 148,000 JOBS; UNEMPLOYMENT AT 4.1%

For all of 2017, employers added nearly 2.1 million jobs.

December Employment Report: 148,000 Jobs Added, 4.1% Unemployment Rate

DECEMBER EMPLOYMENT REPORT: 148,000 JOBS ADDED, 4.1% UNEMPLOYMENT RATE

From the BLS : Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 148,000 in December, and the unemployment rate was unchanged at 4.1 percent,...