Work Force

(AP Graphic)

Unemployment Rate Dips, But Some Still Looking For Work

Employers hired 146,000 workers last month, nearly twice as many as analysts expected, dropping the jobless rate to 7.7 percent. CBS 2’s Chris Martinez reports.


Workers Generic

Older Workers Staying On The Job Much Longer

Baby boomers are staying on the job much longer by their sheer numbers, because they’re in better shape than previous generations, and due to the recent economic downturn.

WBBM Newsradio–02/07/2012