Economy
3:24 pm
Fri June 1, 2012

New U.S. Jobs Report Sends Dow Sliding

Originally published on Fri June 1, 2012 4:13 pm

The government's monthly employment report Friday morning was a big disappointment. The economy added just 69,000 jobs in May and the unemployment rate ticked up a notch to 8.2 percent. The stock market also reacted negatively to the news.