A record-high average of 24,963,000 foreign-born workers were employed in the United States in 2015, according to data released Thursday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Inflation increased in April to the fastest pace seen in more than three years, MarketWatch reported.
Vermont’s private Burlington College announced Monday it was shuttering its doors later this month because of a “crushing weight of debt” amassed under Bernie Sanders’ wife who formerly served as the school’s president.
Americans ranked the economy as the most important problem facing the United States today, according to a recent Gallup poll.
There were 94,044,000 Americans not participating in the labor force in April, an increase of 562,000 individuals from the previous month, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics released Friday. Those not in the labor force represent individuals who do not have a job and did not actively seek one in the past four weeks.
The U.S. economy slowed in the first quarter of 2016 as real gross domestic product expanded at an annual rate of 0.5 percent, according to the advance estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis.
Hillary Clinton Wednesday backed a plan from Philadelphia’s mayor to place a tax on soda intended to fund universal preschool in the city.