WASHINGTON — 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 …
Raleigh, N.C. — The number of unemployed North Carolina workers who waited longer than three weeks for their initial benefit check increased after a new unemployment insurance law took effect last summer. Leaders with the North …
accounting for around 7 percent of unemployment benefit claims paid out in the state — way more than the 1 percent …
As an awning company worker, Gene Hoffman knew the drill when fall gave way to winter. First, the season change meant he'd be laid off. Then he'd call the state Department of Labor & Industry to refile an unemployment claim and wait for …
(Newser) – The number of Americans collecting unemployment benefits fell last week to the lowest level since Richard Nixon was president, the AP reports. The Labor Department said Thursday that claims for jobless aid dropped by …
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Applications for weekly unemployment benefits spiked last week, largely because companies let go of thousands of workers after the holiday season. Weekly applications rose by 24,000 to a seasonally adjusted 399,000, the Labor …
Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of …