Jobs


Job Openings Tick Up to New Record High

U.S. businesses posted the most job openings on record in April for the second straight month, underscoring the economy’s strong demand for workers. The Labor Department says the number of…

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Survey: U.S. Businesses Added 204,000 Jobs in April

American businesses added 204,000 new workers last month, another sign of strength in the U.S. labor market and economy. Payroll processor ADP said Wednesday that hiring was strong across numerous…

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U.S. Job Market Tightening, Inflation Steadily Rising

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell last week, pointing to sustained labor strength even as economic growth appears to have slowed early in the first quarter. Other…

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U.S. Weekly Jobless Claims Back Off 48-Year Low

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rebounded last week from a more than 48-year low, but the trend continued to point to robust labor market conditions. That was…

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U.S. Jobless Claims Drop to Near 45-Year Low

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell to a near 45-year low last week, pointing to strong job growth in February, which should continue to underpin the economy.…

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