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Young People Don’t Want Construction Jobs. That’s a Problem for the...

The construction business is having trouble attracting young job seekers.The share of workers in the sector who are 24 years old or younger has...

Pelosi Downplays Positive Jobs Report: ‘Strong Employment Numbers Mean Little’

Despite fears of a global trade war, U.S. employment numbers hit an 18-year low in May.Businesses added 233,000 jobs in May, up from 159,000...

Jobless Claims Unexpectedly Fall to Near Lowest Level in 45 Years...

Fewer Americans than expected filed for unemployment benefits last week, pushing jobless claims down to their lowest level in nearly 45 years.Initial claims...

Left-Wing Media Laud Congressional Black Caucus Members Who Didn’t Applaud Trump...

Many members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) refused to stand or applaud when President Donald Trump touted the historically low level of...

Fact-Check: Yes, Black Unemployment Hit Lowest Ever Mark Under Trump –...

Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images During his State of the Union Address, President Donald Trump touted his economic achievements, boosting that, "African-American unemployment stands at...

Number of Americans Receiving Unemployment Benefits Falls to 44-Year Low

AFP/File Frederic J. Brown The number of American workers receiving unemployment benefits has fallen to its lowest level in 44 years, according to government...

U.S. Adds 148,000 Jobs in December, Unemployment Steady at 4.1 Percent...

WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers added 148,000 jobs in December, a modest gain but still enough to suggest that the economy entered the...

Economy adds 148K jobs in December

The U.S. economy added 148,000 jobs in December, below expectations but the figure caps off the seventh straight year of annual employment growth above...

Labor Department Plans Drug Test Regulation for Unemployment Benefits

The Donald Trump administration hopes to unveil a new Labor Department regulation in June requiring drug testing for unemployment benefits.Republicans used the Congressional...

‘Death to the Dictator! Death to Rouhani!’: Thousands Protest the Government...

Thousands of protesters have taken to the streets of Iran over the past few days, speaking out against both the "hardline" government of...