Nation Aug 01

Another 200K jobs for ‘The Little Engine That Could’

July marks the sixth straight month of job gains exceeding 200,000 -- a growth record not seen since 1997. But there's still not enough turnover in the labor market, the Brookings Institution's Justin Wolfers and MIT's Peter Diamond say, to…

Economy Oct 02

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Did We Really Add 166,000 Jobs?

Service sector employers added the most jobs in ADP's payroll report released Wednesday. But that report can't take the place of the Bureau of Labor Statistics data we'd get Friday if the government weren't shut down. Photo courtesy of Daniel…

Mar 30

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The Madness of Sports Betting

Editor's Note | If you're one of the millions of Americans who filled out a college basketball national championship bracket this year, odds are you're out of luck. ESPN reports that only two brackets out of over 5.9 million…