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1.2 million seek jobless aid after $600 federal check ends

WASHINGTON (AP) – Nearly 1.2 million laid-off Americans applied for state unemployment benefits last week, evidence that the coronavirus keeps forcing companies to slash...

1.4M seek jobless aid as virus surges in South, West

WASHINGTON (AP) – More than 1.4 million laid-off Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week, further evidence of the devastation the coronavirus outbreak has...

Number of laid-off workers seeking jobless aid stuck at 1.3M

WASHINGTON (AP) – The number of laid-off workers seeking unemployment benefits remained stuck at 1.3 million last week, an historically high level that indicates...

U.S. wholesale prices fell 0.2% in June as food costs plunged

WASHINGTON (AP) – United States wholesale prices fell 0.2% in June as food costs dropped sharply, offsetting a big increase in energy prices. The Labor...
THERE WERE 6.5 million U.S. hirings in May. / AP FILE PHOTO/ELAINE THOMPSON

U.S. hiring soared in May as mass layoffs eased

WASHINGTON (AP) – The job market took a big step toward healing in May, though plenty of damage remains, as a record level of...

1.5 million more laid-off workers seek unemployment benefits

WASHINGTON (AP) – About 1.5 million laid-off workers applied for United States unemployment benefits last week, a historically high number, even as the economy...
U.S. WHOLESALE prices increased 0.4% in May. / AP FILE PHOTO/EVAN VUCCI

U.S. wholesale prices rise 0.4% in May led by food and...

WASHINGTON (AP) – United States wholesale prices rose 0.4% in May, led by a gains in the cost of food and energy. The Labor Department...
U.S. JOBLESS CLAIMS totaled 1.5 million last week. / AP FILE PHOTO/ELAINE THOMPSON

1.5 million more laid-off workers seek unemployment benefits

WASHINGTON (AP) – About 1.5 million laid-off workers applied for United States unemployment benefits last week, evidence that many Americans are still losing their...
U.S. EMPLOYERS laid off 7.7 million workers in April while job openings declined 16% month to month. / AP FILE PHOTO/NAM Y. HUH

U.S. employers laid off 7.7M workers in April

BALTIMORE (AP) – United States employers laid-off 7.7 million workers in April – a deep the economic hole that was created by the closure...
ROUGHLY 2.4 million people applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week. / AP FILE PHOTO/PAUL SANCYA

Nearly 39 million have sought U.S. jobless aid since virus hit

WASHINGTON (AP) – More than 2.4 million people applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week in the latest wave of layoffs from the viral...

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