Sarah Sanders Apologizes For False Claim About African-American JobsWhite House press secretary Sarah Sanders issued a rare correction Tuesday night after falsely declaring that President Donald Trump has created three times as many jobs for African-American workers as former President Barack Obama did during his two terms in office.
The Unemployment Rate Fell To 3.9% In JulyWorkers' paychecks grew tepidly from the previous month and are up just 2.7% compared to the same time last year.
Study: Average Worker Spends 1,700 Hours In Front Of Computer ScreenA new study has found that the average worker is spending over two months of every year in front of a computer screen.
Homeless Man Hands Out Resumes, Gets Hundreds Of Job OffersA homeless and unemployed web developer in California has been overwhelmed with job offers after a picture of him handing out resumes went viral on social media.
Trump Visits Iowa, Illinois, To Talk Jobs And TradeThe president has continued to defend his tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, even as members of his own party critique them.
Software Developers And Dentists Top List Of Best Jobs In U.S.According to U.S. News & World Report's annual list of the 100 best jobs in America, software developers topped the list with a median salary of $100,080 and over 250,000 projected jobs available this year.
Necco Candy Plant Abruptly ClosesWhen word of the company's financial woes became public, fans of Necco Wafers began hoarding them, causing shortages and price spikes.
Help Wanted: Job Fair Offers Opportunities, Hope"Across the spectrum, everyone is hiring. For the first time in modern history, jobs are available."
America Is Unprepared For The "Jobs Apocalypse" Automation Will BringAs autonomous cars move from myth to reality, taxi drivers, too, could become a thing of the past.
Hiring Rebounds In May With 223,000 Jobs AddedBusinesses hired robustly in May, reversing the slowing trend of the preceding two months, the Labor Department reported Friday. Here's what you need to know.
Towns Use Financial Incentives To Lure Young, Educated Workers"They get a chance to leave after high school and go to college and they want to get away from small-town America."
New Study: Youth Employment Rates Dropping For Black Men, Increasing For Hispanic WomenMore black men in Chicago are working, specifically men ages 20 to 24. In 2014, 46% of this group was out of work. Two years later, the number dipped to just 37%. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker explains the numbers for Hispanics are not as encouraging.
Job Openings Matches Number Of Unemployed For First Time In DecadesAccording to a new report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employers were advertising openings for 6.55 million positions in March. The May 8 release adds that 6.59 million Americans were unemployed at that time
Entenmann’s Has A New Job Available: Chief Donut OfficerIn celebration of National Donut Day on June 1, the company has announced a contest for the "job" which will pay one lucky person $5,000 and a one year supply of free donuts.
Help Wanted: Chicago Companies HiringThe latest government figures put the national unemployment rate at 3.9%, the lowest level since 2000. CBS 2’s Vince Gerasole takes a look at Chicago’s unemployment rate and how it compares to the national average.