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The One Number That Mattered Most in the March Jobless Report
U.S. businesses added 215,000 jobs last month and the unemployment rate ticked up to 5 percent in March from 4.9 percent in February. But there was just one number that mattered most to investors: the labor force participation rate. This rate shows the labor force as a percent of the population. In
US Applications for Jobless Aid Fall to Four-Decade Low
Weekly US applications for unemployment benefits tumble to 247,000, lowest since 1973
Microsoft sues US over secret demands for customer data SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft is suing the U.S. government over a federal law that allows authorities to examine customer emails or online files without the individual's knowledge. The lawsuit comes as the tech industry is increasingly
Obama Takes a Swipe at Donald Trump With 'America's Pretty Darn Great Right Now'
Donald Trump ’s slogan may be “Make America Great Again,” but President Obama today declared, “America’s pretty darn great right now.” Though Obama made no mention of the Republican front-runner by name, his not-so-veiled swipe at Trump came as the president touted today’s jobs report and accused
Obama: 'America's Pretty Darn Great'
The president discusses the February jobs report and dismisses the opinion that "America's down in the dumps."
US Adds 242,000 Jobs in February
Let me tell us get over to Amy in the morning rundown came hey good morning guys and we begin on Wall Street where investors are getting some very important news about the economy this morning. The monthly jobs report out today could be a key factor in whether or not the Federal Reserve raises
Obama Dogs Pick Sides in Super Bowl 50
President Obama is keeping quiet on his team pick for Super Bowl 50, but the same can't be said for the First Family's pets. White House photographer Pete Souza snapped a photo Sunday of Bo and Sunny, the Obama's dogs, wearing jerseys of both the teams competing Sunday. Bo, the older of the two
How China's Drop in Stock Market, Strong Jobs Report Could Affect US Economy
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Feds Arrest Two Refugees on Terror-related Charges
The Department of Justice says officials arrested two Iraqi refugees in separate incidents on terror-related charges.