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Jobs report: Construction industry reaches 10-year high (access required)

Construction employment nationwide reached a 10-year high while the industry's unemployment rate remained at an all-time low, according to a labor group's analysis of government data for August. Employment increased by 23,000 jobs in August and by 297,000 job year over year, according to statistics released on Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The total number ...

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