cellphone plan. After about five months, she was working again, which was a serious improvement on their income of unemployment benefits and her husband’s starting salary as a teacher. They also started working side jobs : Both went to college on athletic
reports on the number of people who applied for unemployment benefits last week. The report will be released Thursday ..... it's not clear that another healthy report on unemployment benefits will be enough to assuage investors' concerns
Underscoring the bright outlook, the government said Thursday that the number of Americans who applied last week for unemployment benefits — a figure that reflects the number of layoffs — reached a 14-year low. Once you factor in the growth of
The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment aid dropped to the lowest level in 14 years last week, the latest signal that companies are cutting few workers and hiring could remain healthy.
Stories and Blogs
market that could counter doubts over whether the economy is shifting into a higher gear. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits dropped 23,000 to a seasonally adjusted 264,000, its lowest level since 2000, the Labor Department said
and losses estimates are based on a U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics survey of businesses. More than 198,000 people were unemployed and looking for work in the state last month, and 57,621 of them received unemployment benefits .
New claims for unemployment benefits in the United States declined 1,000 last week to 287,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. Applications for jobless benefits
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week to nearly its lowest level since ..... S. labor market. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits dropped 1,000 to a seasonally adjusted 287
Slightly fewer Americans sought unemployment benefits last week, pushing the average number of applications in the past month to an eight-year low. The Labor Department says weekly