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Jobs Report: 163,000 Jobs Added, Unemployment Increased

Updated: 08/03/2012 - President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney are both getting new talking points on the economy, with the government reporting the addition of 163,000 jobs in July while the overall unemployment rate rose to 8.3 percent.

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New Cars Won't Need Emissions Tests In 2014

Posted: 08/03/2012 - ov. Beverly Perdue has signed into law a bill that exempts vehicles three years old and newer from annual checks designed to fight air pollution.

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Jobless Claims Surge, Seasonal Issues A Factor

Posted: 07/19/2012 - A measure of the number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits surged last week, although the figures may have been distorted by seasonal factors.

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Federal Defense Cuts Could Cut Thousands Of NC Jobs

Updated: 07/11/2012 - Federal budget cuts that will slash spending for schools, transportation and health programs is drawing attention from North Carolina businesses with defense contracts.

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May Sees Pickup In Homes Facing Foreclosure Risk

Posted: 06/14/2012 - New foreclosure data show that lenders initiated foreclosure proceedings against more U.S. homeowners in May, setting the stage for increases in home repossessions and short sales.

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How Couples Sabotage Their Finances

Posted: 06/14/2012 - With a wedding coming up, you'd think Jay Buerck would be obsessing about the usual details: Writing vows, choosing appetizers, or figuring out seating charts to accommodate challenging relatives.

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Tax Break For Businesses Costs $336M In NC

Posted: 06/03/2012 - Republican leaders in North Carolina say tax breaks for businesses that will cost $336 million are worth it because it will stimulate businesses.

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US Unemployment Rate Nudges Up To 8.2%

Posted: 06/01/2012 - Only 69,000 jobs were added in May, the weakest growth in a year. The unemployment rate rose to 8.2%, as people rejoined the labor force.

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AAA: Gas Prices Continue To Fall

Posted: 05/25/2012 - AAA predicts that most travelers Memorial Day weekend will notice the lowest gas prices in two years.

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Child Care Cost Hikes Derailing Women's Careers

Posted: 05/17/2012 - Clarissa Doutherd, 30, was able to lift herself out of poverty and climb the ladder of success at a nonprofit, rising from part-time bookkeeping assistant to staff accountant. But last year the high cost of child care derailed her ambitions.

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Can Obama Be Like Reagan In November?

Posted: 05/05/2012 - No president running for re-election in rocky economic times can escape the monthly jobs report, and Friday's numbers brought disappointing news.

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