Fewer Mexicans drive changes in US immigrant population
Latin America & the Caribbean

Fewer Mexicans drive changes in US immigrant population

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The number of immigrants in the U.S. illegally has held steady since the Great Recession ended, totaling 11.1 million in 2014, 11.2 million in 2012 and 11.3 million in 2009, according to a study released Tuesday, Sept. 20th, 2016 by Pew Research Center (http://pewrsr.ch/2dh78XI ). The population peaked at 12.2 million … Continue reading

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Jobs report’s big question mark: Will pay growth continue?
Business / International News / U.S. News

Jobs report’s big question mark: Will pay growth continue?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Is the U.S. job market finally healthy enough to lift Americans’ long-stagnant pay? Some tantalizing signs have suggested that wages are beginning to pick up after barely moving in the 6½ years since the Great Recession officially ended. On Friday, the government’s jobs report for November should offer some clues about whether … Continue reading