Tag: Jobs report

Unemployment Rate Lowest in 9 Years

Rate hit a record 4.6 percent in November

Jobless Rate Dips, But Increases for Blacks

Economy added jobs last month, but African-Americans did not gain

Weak job growth makes Fed action likely

WASHINGTON — U.S. employers added 96,000 jobs in August, a tepid figure that points to the economy’s persistent weakness and slowing prospects for the unemployed. ...