Poverty Rate Rises In LA Metro Area In Wake Of '08 RecessionMore Southland residents were living in poverty this past year in the wake of the 2008 recession, according to government data released Thursday.
More LA County Workers Jobless In July The unemployment rate in Los Angeles County rose to 9.9 percent in July, up from 9.7 percent in the previous month, state officials said Friday.
University Professor Offers Advice For Career Advancement In Los AngelesBusiness and Management Instructor Dr. Roger L. Torneden offers tips for navigating a career in today's challenging market.
Staffing Industry Expert Shares Current Unemployment NumbersIyda Kelati, a branch manager for Adecco Staffing USA, appeared on KCAL9 News on Saturday morning to discuss the latest unemployment numbers for Los Angeles.
Calif. Unemployment Rate Drops To 9.4 PercentCalifornia's jobless rate decreased to 9.4 percent in March, continuing a steady decline as the state pulls itself out of recession.
Calif. Jobless Rate Dips To 9.6 PercentCalifornia's jobless rate dipped to 9.6 percent last month, the lowest in more than four years.
Local Health Care Group Looking To Hire 150 New EmployeesAs the economy begins to grow, many local people have still found themselves out of work. One health care company company is looking to hire 150 Southern Californians.
OC Job Fair Charges Unemployed Applicants Up To $20 To AttendJob seekers were forced to pay an entrance fee to an Orange County job fair Thursday, despite being unemployed.
California Jobless Rate Steady At 9.8 Percent State officials say California's jobless rate remained at 9.8 percent in December, the same rate as in November.
Calif. Jobless Rate Dips Below Double-Digits; 1st Time Since '09For the first time since 2009, the unemployment rate in California has fallen below 10 percent.
400K In Calif. Face 'Sudden Stop' In Jobless Benefits The California jobless rate inched down slightly in October even as the state issued a dire warning that federal help for the long-term unemployed may soon run out.
Opinion: Jobless Numbers And The Newest Right Wing Conspiracy TheoryThere is a new breed of truthers on the right. Joining the paranoid ranks of the advocates of a government role in 9-11 and the birthers fascination with President Obama's birth certificate are conservatives that believe the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is making up jobs numbers to benefit President Obama.
Opinion: Ten Reasons Mitt Romney Lost The ElectionToday, Republicans feel a combination of confusion, disbelief, and anger as to how a slim majority of Americans can possibly want four more years of the Obama administration in the White House. To many, it seems inconceivable that people want to take a chance on more of the same.
Opinion: Obama’s Biggest Failure Has Been On Race RelationsUnfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.
Opinion: President Obama Says Vote For RevengeOn Friday, President Barack Obama told his supporters at a campaign rally – inside a public high school, no less – to vote for revenge!