NATIONAL (FOX44) - Washington is giving Wall Street a reason to be a bit more optimistic about the U.S. economy.
The nation added 117-thousand jobs last month dropping the nation's unemployment rate a point.
AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Japan, we're getting close to the yearly rice harvest and farmers don't even know if they'll be able to sell their crops. Officials have begun testing the rice today for radioactive material.
NEW YORK CITY, Ny (FOX44) - A tough day for investors, and for those who are still looking for work.
On Wall Street, stocks plunged more than 500 points.
This is the largest single day loss since December 2008.