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US firms still finding workers despite low jobless rate

WASHINGTON (AP) - American businesses have complained for years that they can’t find the workers they need to fill available jobs. November’s robust hiring...

US gains a robust 266,000 jobs; unemployment falls to 3.5%

WASHINGTON (AP) - Hiring in the United States jumped last month to its highest level since January as U.S. employers shrugged off trade conflicts...

US jobs data to give clues to economy amid trade uncertainty

WASHINGTON (AP) - Friday’s November jobs report will provide insight into whether steady hiring remains a source of strength for the U.S. economy even...

Asian shares advance after meager gains on Wall Street

BANGKOK (AP) - Shares swung higher in Asia on Friday after a wobbly day of trading on Wall Street as investors awaited a U.S....

Klobuchar returns to Iowa with plan for a changing economy

CHICAGO (AP) - Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar on Thursday rolled out a plan to help Americans succeed in a changing economy, as she...

Across generations, French workers fight pensions overhaul

PARIS (AP) - Amid the crowds demonstrating in Paris against a planned overhaul of the pension system, a nephew and his uncle will be...

French workers ready for long strike to fight pension change

PARIS (AP) - Large swathes of France’s workforce, spanning generations, will go on strike Thursday to protest the government’s planned overhaul of the pension...

Fiat Chrysler, auto union reach tentative deal on contract

DETROIT (AP) - The United Auto Workers and Fiat Chrysler reached a tentative agreement Saturday on a new four-year contract, which includes a total...

AP Source: Fiat Chrysler, auto union close to contract deal

DETROIT (AP) - Bargainers for the United Auto Workers union and Fiat Chrysler are close to reaching a tentative deal on a new four-year...

Myriad frustrations draw Colombians back onto streets

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - Colombians unhappy with President Iván Duque’s response to nearly a week of boisterous protests over everything from job losses to...