Claims for U.S. unemployment benefits fell more than forecast last week as an atypical calendar alignment made it more difficult for the government to adjust the data for seasonal changes. Applications for jobless benefits dropped by 37,000 …
WASHINGTON -- First-time claims for jobless benefits increased more than expected last week in the U.S., a sign employers are reluctant to hire and the job market remains weak. And while consumer spending jumped by the most in …
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 …
WASHINGTON -- Initial jobless claims held roughly steady last week at nearly a two-month low, pointing toward moderate labor market growth, federal officials said Thursday. There were 326,000 people who filed for first-time unemployment
SPRINGFIELD — The jobless are still having a hard time navigating the state’s automated unemployment claims
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Fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, adding to signs that the job market is strengthening. Applications for unemployment aid dropped 14,000 to a seasonally adjusted 351,000, the Labor Department said …
The Bernie Sanders juggernaut continues. He is campaigning like there is no tomorrow. Senator Bernie Sanders did two appearances at Netroots Nation 2015. The first appearance was Saturday morning ...
Layoffs appear to be easing as the number of people who filed for unemployment claims last week dropped by 10,000 to 316,000, the U.S. Labor Department reported Wednesday. The number of initial unemployment claims has …
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 …