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  1. Unemployment Falls to Lowest Level Since 2000 — But Wage Growth Remains TepidThe new jobs report depicts a resolutely good economy — but still not a great one.
  2. Latest Jobs Report Is a ‘Dream’ for Wall StreetStrong employment growth and low wage growth is just what the doctor ordered for stocks. But a possible trade war still looms.
  3. The Economy Added 228,000 Jobs in November As Unemployment Held SteadyIt’s another sign of a robust, growing economy.
  4. The Opioid Crisis Is Taking a Toll On the American Labor ForceA new study suggests that opioid use may account for 20 percent of the decline in workforce participation among American men.
  5. The U.S. Economy Doesn’t Care Who’s PresidentIn June, there were an impressive 222,000 new jobs created. How much does Trump’s agenda have to do with it?
  6. May Jobs Report Disappoints Despite 16-Year Unemployment LowThe 138,000 jobs added to the economy were well below expectations.
  7. March Jobs Report Falls Short of ExpectationsAfter predictions of a big month, the official jobs report for March showed growth slowing to 98,000 jobs, though the unemployment rate did drop.
  8. The U.S. Economy Created 235,000 New Jobs in the First Full Month Under TrumpWhich is to say, pretty much in line with what was happening under Obama.
  9. sex diaries
    The 23-Year-Old Chasing Middle-Aged Men in the SuburbsThis week’s sex diary.
  10. City Unemployment Rate Drops to Lowest Level in 7 Years NYC added 24,700 jobs in the third quarter of 2015.
  11. World Bank: Many Millennials May Never Be Able to Land a Decent JobYoung, unemployed, and rebellious.
  12. tech
    Can Cell-Phone Data Predict Unemployment?You could be broadcasting a lot more information about your life than you realize.
  13. 1.3 Million People Lost Unemployment Benefits TodayIncluding 127,000 New Yorkers.
  14. Want a Job in Law? Learn to Defend Accused TerroristsNew York is home of the terror bar.”
  15. The Most Important Number in America Is a Good One [Updated]Great news for President Obama, and the unemployed.
  16. Fox News Misleads on Unemployment RateOther than Fox News, where are you really seeing those statistics?” asks one proud Fox contributor.
  17. 100-Person Poll: The McCarren Park Pool Weekday Jobs ReportWhat kind of professionals can spend their nine-to-five hours poolside?
  18. New York Teenagers Have Plenty of Time to Make Trouble This Summer Because they can’t find jobs.
  19. Jobs Growth Lower Than Expected, Unemployment SteadyThat’s not good for President Obama.
  20. NYC Unemployment Rising Despite HiringJob seekers coming to the city may be pushing up the rate.
  21. Unemployment Rate Now Lowest Since February 2009How long can Mitt Romney keep saying that President Obama made the economy worse?
  22. Federal Workers to Get a Raise, GOP to Get MadWhite House to seek an end to the pay freeze on government workers.
  23. Jobless Claims Are Lowest Since April, But There’s a CaveatTechnical difficulties.”
  24. Rick Perry’s Sparkling Jobs Record Took a Hit in the Month of AugustUnemployment was up in the month of August.
  25. Some Actual Unemployed People Share Their Thoughts on Obama’s SpeechWe gather some reactions from the people with the most at stake.
  26. U.S. Economy Now Using Numbers to Convince You It’s StuckA net of zero new jobs added in August.
  27. BREAKING: Rush Limbaugh and Sean Hannity Are LiarsThey’re claiming that President Obama inherited a 5.7 or 5.6 percent unemployment rate.
  28. Unemployment Dips to 9.1 PercentThis is good news, but not quite good enough.
  29. L.A. Times Reporters Should Think Twice About Going to AlaskaLand of long-distance layoffs.
  30. It’s Really, Really Hard to Get a Job When You Don’t Have OneIn case you needed more proof of life’s cruel unfairness.
  31. More Bad Economic News for the U.S.From overseas: Italian economy shaky, Chinese imports dip.
  32. bons mots
    Jay-Z Not Happy With Employment Numbers“Numbers don’t lie. Unemployment is pretty high.”
  33. Unemployment Rate Won’t Matter in 2012, Obama Adviser ClaimsA clumsy remark is already being seized upon by Mitt Romney.
  34. Hiring Slows Even Further, Unemployment Rises to 9.2 PercentThat’s up from 9.1 percent last month.
  35. Hiring Slowed Last Month, Unemployment at 9.1 PercentThis is not good news.
  36. More Jobs Added Than Expected Last Month, Unemployment Rate at 9 PercentBut wait, that’s up since last month.
  37. Jobless Claims Hit Eight-Month HighThis was unexpected.
  38. If You Are Young and Unemployed, Don’t Worry About Your Life Sucking, Because It Won’t Last Very LongYour life, that is.
  39. Jobless Claims Are at the Lowest Levels in Three Years, But It Might Not Be Enough to Help ObamaHow will this affect Obama in 2012?
  40. Ben Bernanke Tries to Harsh Your Unemployment MellowBernanke’s Charlie Brown face explained.
  41. Now We Can Blame the Snow for Weak Employment NumbersOf course it was the snow.
  42. Unemployment Dips to 9.4 PercentGood news! A little.
  43. Employment Is Up — This Week, AnywayUnemployment claims have declined to their lowest level in two and a half years.
  44. Jobless Claims Fall for the Second Week in a RowGood news! Not awesome news, but good news nonetheless.
  45. unemployment
    We Just Hit a Nineteen-Month Record for High Unemployment [Updated]Despite adding 39,000 jobs last month, unemployment is up to 9.8 percent.
  46. Two Million Americans Could Lose Their Unemployment Benefits by ChristmasMerry Xmas from your friend, Republican Senator Scott Brown.
  47. Unemployment Problem Will Not Clear Up in Time to Make President Obama Look GoodUnemployment will still be around 8 percent by the end of 2012.
  48. The United States Added 151,000 Jobs in OctoberThis is the first time since May that overall payrolls increased.
  49. Unemployment Holds at 9.6 Percent: Overall Jobs Lost, Private Employment Losing SteamThis is bad news.
  50. New Economic Adviser: Unemployment Rate ‘Going to Stay High’I don’t anticipate it coming down rapidly,” Goolsbee says.
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