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US employers added 204,000 jobs in October; unemployment rate rises to 7.3 percent

US employers added 204,000 jobs in October; unemployment rate rises to 7.3 percent A burst of hiring in October added a surprisingly strong 204,000 jobs to the economy in a month when the government was partly shut down for 16 days. And employers added far more jobs in August and September than previously thought.

US added unexpectedly strong 204,000 jobs in Oct.

US added unexpectedly strong 204,000 jobs in Oct. A burst of hiring in October added a surprisingly strong 204,000 jobs to the economy in a month when the government was partly shut down for 16 days. And employers added far more jobs in August and September than previously thought.

Stocks rise on unexpectedly strong job gains

Stocks rise on unexpectedly strong job gains An unexpectedly strong jobs report gave stocks a lift on Friday.

Tips for surviving the rigors of holiday travel

Tips for surviving the rigors of holiday travel There's not much good news for fliers this Thanksgiving. Airports will be packed, planes will have few _ if any _ empty seats and you might sit apart from a loved one, unless you pay extra.

US consumer spending slows to 0.2 percent gain

US consumer spending slows to 0.2 percent gain U.S. consumers slowed their spending in September, even as overall income grew at solid pace for the second straight month.

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