Latest: 5:25 pm, 10/29/14, Wednesday RANTOUL -- More jobs are coming to town. The AT&T Call Center is now looking for workers.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area employment program continues to show promise.
A recent study shows employers spend just seconds looking at a candidate's resume to decide if they should hire them. But, just what are they looking for?
NATIONAL -- The number of jobs in the U.S. is growing, but at a slow pace.
ILLINOIS -- More people were working in the state last month than in the past six years. It's because more than 11,000 jobs were added.
DANVILLE -- City leaders are optimistic about the future of the job market.
ILLINOIS -- Fewer people are seeking unemployment benefits.
NATIONAL -- More people are going back to work, but men are having a tougher time landing a job.
ILLINOIS -- There's good news for the unemployed. More jobs are being created.
NATIONAL -- A new poll finds more students may be graduating college without having a job lined up.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Leaders at UI are looking into expanding their background check policies.
SPRINGFIELD -- A proposal to give seniors free hunting and fishing licenses could come at a cost.
NATIONAL -- The US job market got a boost in February.
CHAMPAIGN -- Many times when a person is looking for a job, they don't know where to start. But, the state says it's working with local organizations to change that.
NATIONAL -- A growing number of people in the workforce are calling it quits.
ILLINOIS -- An announcement from AT&T will help put people back to work.
SPRINGFIELD -- If you're searching for work, the state says, "look harder, there are jobs out there."
SPRINGFIELD -- Things are looking up on Illinois' job front with the state adding more private-sector jobs and unemployment rates falling back in most metro areas.
CHAMPAIGN -- Hundreds of new jobs are closer to coming.
DANVILLE -- There's new help in town if you're out of work.
PARIS -- Hundreds of jobs are headed to Edgar County.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- An effort to create more jobs in the state is also giving students a more comfortable learning environment.
BLOOMINGTON -- One of Central Illinois' largest employers may be shifting jobs out of state.
NATIONAL -- Landing a good job is much easier for those who are fluent in foreign languages.
NATIONAL -- The world's largest retailer plans to promote more than 25,000 of its workers by the end of January.
DECATUR -- ADM wants millions of dollars in tax breaks to stay in the state, but taxpayers say that's not fair.
DANVILLE -- Mayor Eisenhauer is fighting to keep some state jobs in the city.
CHICAGO -- A program to help veterans get job training will soon get underway in the state. It's called "Get Skills to Work."
SPRINGFIELD -- It will soon be easier for some Illinois' veterans to get jobs right after being discharged.
SPRINGFIELD -- If you're an out-of-work Star Trek fan, Illinois is making it easier on you.
CHAMPAIGN -- Workers at an area lab will be working more.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A supermarket chain is looking for extra help.
CHARLESTON -- Starting Monday, smokers will need to kick the habit if they want to work at a Coles County hospital.
CHICAGO -- Preliminary data released Thursday by the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) shows May unemployment rates fell in eight of twelve metro districts compared to last year.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Good news for job seekers in Central Illinois.
DANVILLE -- Hundreds of people are losing their jobs.
COLES COUNTY -- A government office which helped thousands of people find jobs is closing.
NATIONAL -- Fewer Americans are seeking unemployment benefits.
CHAMPAIGN -- Many people in our area are looking jobs.
MATTOON -- Job seekers turned out to see what area employers had to offer Thursday.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois' employers may have a tougher time looking up potential candidates online.
DECATUR -- Looking for a job?
CHAMPAIGN -- Yahoo! is adding jobs to UI Research Park.
CHAMPAIGN -- Looking for a job can be a job in itself.
SPRINGFIELD - Applications are being accepted for deputy positions with the Sangamon County Sheriff's Department.
SPRINGFIELD -- Several state departments were recognized for hiring people with disabilities.
First-time jobless claims are holding steady at a four-year low.
A Decatur business could be forced to shut down.
Some Sangamon County employees plan to picket tonight's County Board meeting.