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Labor Department Issues Report on Black Employment
New Labor Department report focuses on African-American economic recovery in 2010 and highlights in...


Jobs! Jobs! Jobs!
The Department of Labor has created 100,000 jobs for low-income people aged 16 to 24. Information a...


Labor Department Unveils “Bridge to Work” Program
The program allows states to combine unemployment benefits with work opportunities....


Black Unemployment Rose in October
The Black unemployment rate for October rose from 13.4 percent to 14.3 percent and the overall unem...


Facebook and the Labor Department Team Up on Jobs Initiative
Facebook, the Labor Department and nonprofit partners have launched a new initiative to link unempl...


Black Unemployment Rate Dips Slightly in September
The Black unemployment rate dipped slightly in September, but is still almost double the overall un...


Civil Rights Leaders Salute Thomas Perez as Labor Secretary
Civil rights groups praise labor secretary nominee Thomas Perez as a champion for equal rights....


Senate Democrats Postpone Vote on Labor Nominee
The confirmation hearing for Labor secretary-nominee Thomas Perez has been pushed to next month....


Bank of America to Pay $2.2 Million in Discrimination Suit
U.S. Department of Labor judge orders $2.2 million to more than 1,000 African-American job applican...


Government Shutdown's Trickle-Down Effect
Labor Department employee Valerie Parker discusses the real-life effect of a government shutdown....


Official: Obama to Push for More Overtime Pay
President Obama is calling for some salaried workers to receive overtime pay....


Black Unemployment Rate Rose in May
The unemployment rate for African-Americans rose from 9.6 percent to 10.2 percent in May....


Child Welfare Agency Settles Lawsuits
A number of Black officers have accused the Connecticut Department of Children and Families of raci...


Black Unemployment Fell to 11.6 Percent in April
The Black unemployment rate for April was 11.6 percent and the overall unemployment rate was 6.3 pe...


Jobless Claims at 2-1/2-Year Low
New U.S. claims for jobless benefits dropped to a 2-1/2-year low last week, pointing to a firming u...


Despite Economy, Americans Don't Want Farm Work
Despite Economy | Americans Don't Want Farm Work...


U.S. Jobless Claims Rose to 410,000 Last Week
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New U.S. claims for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week,...


Northwestern University Football Players Allowed to Unionize
National Labor Relations Board ruling says athletes should be treated as school employees....


Feds: Vick Illegally Used Pension Funds
Michael Vick may be out of prison. But he's in trouble again....


Ferguson Election Triples Number of Blacks on City Council
Voter turnout increased substantially from the previous election....

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