1. BACK TO WORK?

    Job Openings Fall

    At the end of August, there were 3.561 million jobs open in the U.S., according to the Labor Department’s monthly job-opening survey. That’s down a bit from the July total, but up 13 percent from the August 2011 figure. The bad news: only 3.3 percent of those positions were filled in the month.

    Read it at Read at the Bureau of Labor Statistics