WASHINGTON--A tightening labor market pushed up workers' wages in pockets of the U.S. this summer, the Federal Reserve said Wednesday, but slowing growth in Asia threatened to hit American factories.
WASHINGTON U.S. private employers maintained a steady pace of hiring in August despite recent global financial market turmoil, suggesting that labor market momentum likely remains strong enough for the Federal Reserve to consider an interest rate hike ...
Commuters wait for a train at the Long Island Ronkonkoma train station on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015. (Credit: James Carbone). Say what you will about social media and all things digital.
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. productivity in the spring rose at the fastest pace since late 2013, while labor costs declined. Worker productivity increased at an annual rate of 3.3% in the April-June quarter, the Labor Department reported Wednesday.
An Atlas V rocket that successfully launched this morning from Cape Canaveral created quite a buzz in Palm Beach County and along the Treasure Coast.