WASHINGTON -- The number of newly laid-off workers seeking unemployment benefits in the U.S. fell for the third straight week, evidence that layoffs are continuing to ease in the earliest stages of an economic recovery. The Labor …
Bad news for job seekers. The number of people applying for unemployment benefits spiked from its four-year low last week, with 13,000 more people applying for benefits for a total initial number of 380,000 nationwide. The jump reverses …
Initial unemployment claims fell last week to 316,000, the Labor Department reported Wednesday. Above, a job seeker fills out paperwork during a Los Angeles job fair last month. Initial unemployment claims fell last week to 316,000, the Labor …
SPRINGFIELD — The jobless are still having a hard time navigating the state’s automated unemployment claims …
Dec. 12--SEBRING-- Unemployment insurance claims in Highlands, Hardee, DeSoto and Okeechobee counties are down 63 percent since the worst month of the Great Recession. In August 2010, 3,085 walked into a workforce region office …
Follow the Ticker on Twitter: @PoliticalTicker Romney's initial claim came in an interview with TIME Magazine. "I can tell you that over a period of four years, by virtue of the policies that we'd put in place, we'd get the unemployment rate …
TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) --The Kansas Dept. of Labor posted information on its website letting furloughed state workers know how to file an unemployment claim. Furloughed workers do not need to look for other jobs while receiving benefits, …
Fewer Alabamians are filing initial unemployment claims than they did in the past two years, and experts say that shows an improving jobs picture. October was the 10th straight month that initial claims for jobless benefits were below the …
Job seekers wait in line to enter a job fair last week in New York City. Job seekers wait in line to enter a job fair last week in New York City. (Victor J. Blue / Bloomberg) Jim Puzzanghera WASHINGTON -- Initial jobless claims held roughly …
In the week ending June 14, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 312,000, a decrease of 6,000 from the previous week's revised level. The previous week's level was revised up by 1,000 from 317,000 to 318,000. The 4 …