- Stock market shakes off an early stumble, ends higher Updated: Oct-02-15 7:16 pm
NEW YORK - News of slower hiring last month jolted markets early Friday, driving government bonds up and the dollar down. The stock market, after slumping in early trading, finished the day with a solid gain.
- Report: Higher smoking, drinking among construction workers Updated: Sep-21-15 6:47 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah residents who work in construction and manufacturing are more likely to smoke and binge drink than workers in other industries, according to a new report from Utah's Department of Health.
- California's unemployment rate decreases to 6.1 percent Updated: Sep-18-15 3:39 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - California's unemployment rate dropped to 6.1 percent in August, down slightly from 6.2 percent in July, the state Employment Development Department reported Friday.
- Ohio officials to release latest monthly report on jobs data Updated: Sep-18-15 3:05 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - State officials are set to release Ohio's latest unemployment rate and jobs data across sectors such as construction, manufacturing and health care.