At 4.3 percent, the unemployment rate is at its lowest level since 2001. But left out of this figure are people who are working part time or fewer hours than they desire -- - the underemployed. NewsHour Weekend’s Christopher Booker…
By Christopher Booker and Connie Kargbo
Abundant Robotics has built an automated apple picker, which could make agricultural labor shortages a thing of the past.
By Andrew Wagner
It’s time that women get access to the full array of jobs in our economy and that they get paid what they are worth everywhere they work.
By Mary Babic and Barbara Gault
Small business owners who want to make it easy for their staffers to vote are giving them flex time, balloting breaks, or, like Hollywood, opening late.
By Joyce M. Rosenberg, Associated Press
By Paul Wiseman, Associated Press
Donald Trump blames Mexico and China for stealing millions of jobs from the United States. He might want to bash the robots instead.
By Ivette Feliciano and Zachary Green
Like other states, South Carolina has seen its traditional industries decimated by automation and globalization, as low-skilled factory jobs disappeared or migrated to low-cost labor countries. Now, the state is building a robust, high-skilled factory base, returning manufacturing jobs to…
By Jeff Horwitz, Associated Press
Donald Trump says he won't stand for it if it turns out some of his hats labeled "Made in USA" actually weren't made entirely in the USA.
By Paul Solman
Britain's European Union memebership benefits not only its economy, but its labor standards too.
By Ken Thomas, Associated Press
Hillary Clinton on Thursday won the endorsement of the AFL-CIO, the nation's largest labor federation, in another sign of her consolidation of the Democratic party heading into next month's convention.
Support Provided By: Learn more