The unemployment rate notched up again in June, and the number of new jobs created was far less than what was expected. Payrolls increased by just 18,000 — less than the prior month and way below the level of job creation earlier in the year.
Tens of thousands gathered at Cairo's Tahrir Square Friday amid growing frustration and anger in the streets over the military junta's failure to punish those responsible for violence during the revolution — and the slow pace of reform. NPR's Soraya Nelson talks to Michele Norris.
New York State Assemblyman David Weprin has been chosen by local Democratic leaders to be their candidate to replace Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY), whose career imploded in a sexting scandal that forced him to resign from office.