US Adds 235K Jobs, Unemployment Rate Falls To 4.7 pct.U.S. employers added a robust 235,000 jobs in February and wages rose at a healthy clip, a sign the economy remains on solid footing after nearly eight years of recovery.
America's Toughest Job Interview QuestionsEven though employers are creating new jobs, many are adding tougher interview questions or asking applicants to perform skill tests as a way to skim the cream of the crop.
Ex-Offenders Find Second Chance Through Habitat For HumanityA new program spearheaded by Dallas’ Habitat For Humanity is giving ex-offenders and others down on their luck, a second chance at making an honest living.
'Day Without Immigrants' Protests Being Held Across US Immigrants across the country are expected to stay home from school and work on Thursday to show how critical they are to the U.S. economy and way of life.
Amazon Plans To Hire 100,000 Over The Next 18 MonthsAmazon plans to hire 100,000 people across the U.S. over the next 18 months. The online retailer said Thursday that the jobs are full-time and come with benefits.
November Texas Jobless Rate Down Slightly To 4.6 PercentThe statewide unemployment rate declined slightly in November to settle at 4.6 percent, the Texas Workforce Commission reported Friday.
Texas Court Blocks Federal Plan To Extend Overtime Pay To MillionsThe U.S. District Court in the Eastern District of Texas granted the nationwide preliminary injunction, saying the Department of Labor's rule exceeds the authority the agency was delegated by Congress.
Pay Raises Coming For Dallas First RespondersPay raises are on the way for Dallas’ first responders. The city council today approved a $3.1 billion dollar spending plan that includes salary increases for both police and firefighters.
Poll Shows Young Americans Favor LGBT RightsAccording to a new poll, young people in America overwhelmingly support LGBT rights when it comes to policies on employment, healthcare and adoption. But few of these people consider this to be a top issue facing the country.
New Business: Auto Suppliers Expected To Usher In Hundreds Of JobsAn auto supplier is set to build a new plant in Detroit and create as many as 750 new jobs.
Supermarket Operator Kroger To Hire 14,000 EmployeesKroger is holding a nationwide hiring event to fill 14,000 open jobs across all its supermarket chains.
US Job Openings Rise To 8-Month High In MarchU.S. employers posted the most open jobs in eight months in March, but total hiring slowed, providing a mixed picture of the labor market.
US Job Gains Smallest In 7 Months; Jobless Rate Stays 5 PercentU.S. employers pulled back on hiring in April after a streak of solid monthly gains, adding 160,000 jobs, the fewest in seven months.
Texas Jobless At 4.4 Percent For February, Down 0.1 PercentThe Texas unemployment rate in February fell to 4.4 percent, down one-tenth of a percentage point from the previous month.
Texas Unemployment Starts Year Down, 4.5 Percent In JanuaryThe Texas jobless rate has started the year on a lower note with 4.5 percent unemployment during January.