Rejects challenge by business groups in Seattle area.
Advanced in March to its highest level in more than eight years.
State worker safety agency found serious issues in 7 years.
Employees at giant Saudi construction firm protest looming layoffs.
Trades, groups stage rallies to mark International Workers Day.
Volunteers help attendees prepare for their interviews.
Wages and salaries, which account for 70% of compensation costs, rose 0.7%.
PITTSBURGH — Losing a home to foreclosure has left such a bad taste with some former homeowners that they have lost much of their will and desire to go through the underwriting process to get approved for a new home loan — even though
Weekly applications rose 9,000 to a seasonally adjusted 257,000.
Findlay oil refiner has $1M profit, down from $891M.