The Labor Department said jobless claims fell more than expected by 4,000 to …
“Rates are going up at next week’s meeting and more are on the way.” Initial claims for state unemployment benefits fell 1,000 to a seasonally adjusted 222,000 for …
With the bitter mid-Atlantic storms now almost four weeks behind us, the impact of these storms on unemployment should be dramatically reversed. After all, if the rising unemployment in February came from the weather, as the Obama …
First-time claims for unemployment benefits fell to a 48-year low last week as the labor market shows further signs of tightening after years of steady growth. Claims plummeted to 209,000, a decrease of 24,000 in the week through April …
In the week ending June 16, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 218,000, a decrease of 3,000 from the previous week's revised level. The previous week's level was revised up by 3,000 from 218,000 to 221,000. The 4 …
American unemployment benefits claims remain at a 17-year record low, according to new data released on Thursday from by the U.S. Department of Labor. American workers filed 245,000 claims for state unemployment benefits during the …
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. job growth accelerated in May and the unemployment rate dropped to an 18-year low of 3.8 percent, pointing to rapidly …
according to the latest Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims report released by the Department of Labor (DOL) Thursday. The advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims for unemployment insurance was 244,000 for the …
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans collecting unemployment benefits fell last week to the lowest level since Richard Nixon was president. THE NUMBERS: The Labor Department said Thursday that claims for jobless aid …
The number of claims for unemployment benefits plunged to its lowest level since 1973 as the job market remains …