- Miss. jobless rate rises in March as payrolls fall Updated: Apr-18-14 12:17 pm
- Connecticut jobs increase as winter's freeze ends Updated: Apr-17-14 1:58 pm
- Some exempted from minimum wage, increased or not Updated: Apr-16-14 3:07 pm
- Grant to fund expansion of Ivy Tech-Kokomo program Updated: Apr-16-14 3:59 am
- High fees eroding many 401(k) retirement accounts Updated: Apr-13-14 9:39 am
- Department of Labor hosting income equality forum Updated: Apr-09-14 4:19 am
- Memphis poverty belies King's dream for city Updated: Apr-06-14 11:16 am
- Feds win key ruling in Michigan farm labor lawsuit Updated: Mar-30-14 5:34 pm
- Call center company cited by federal government Updated: Mar-29-14 10:05 am
- Veterans' unemployment edges down but remains high Updated: Mar-20-14 4:20 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi's unemployment rate rose to 7.6 percent in March as more people entered the labor force than could find jobs.
WETHERSFIELD, Connecticut - Connecticut added 4,900 jobs in March, helping to restore jobs lost in January because of extreme weather, state labor officials said Thursday.
WASHINGTON - Some low-paid workers won't benefit even if a long-shot Democratic proposal to raise the federal minimum wage becomes law.
KOKOMO, Indiana - Ivy Tech's Kokomo Region will get a $3.3 million federal grant to expand a job-training program that serves industrial technology students.
WASHINGTON - It's the silent enemy in our retirement accounts: High fees.
ATLANTA - The U.S. Department of Labor's Women's Bureau is planning to host a forum in Atlanta later this week.
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Research shows that 70 percent of Americans born into poverty never make it to the middle class.
COPEMISH, Michigan - A judge says more than 30 workers who picked cucumbers at a northern Michigan farm in 2011 were employees, not contractors, and are covered by federal wage law.
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - A call center company lauded by politicians for planning to open a facility in Memphis and add 1,000 jobs has been cited by the federal government for alleged violations of labor laws.
WASHINGTON - The unemployment rate for veterans who served since 2001 dipped slightly in 2013 to 9 percent, the Labor Department reported Thursday. That's down from 9.9 percent the year before, but well above overall civilian unemployment levels of around 7 percent over the same period.