Where Do States Stand On Trump's Unemployment Insurance Executive Order?States react to President Trump's executive order extending additional weekly unemployment insurance payments in the amount of $400.
New Jersey Business Owner Discusses Decision To Close For Good, Workers Prepare For UnemploymentAnalysts said the country's latest jobs report was better than expected, but still cause for concern.
'Job Gains Have Slowed Considerably,' Says Economic Policy Institute EconomistUnemployment's sizable decline in July still reflects a slowing economic recovery in the face of the unchecked coronavirus pandemic.
Republicans, Democrats 'Attempting To Create Negotiations' For New Round Of Federal Stimulus ChecksMonday is the last day many unemployed Americans are receiving hundreds of extra dollars from the federal government. Negotiations to extend it continue on Capitol Hill.
'We Know This Is A Recession, But We Don't Want This To Go Into Depression Territory,' Says Economics ProfessorWith the first round of economic stimulus running out, millions of Americans are about to take a massive hit to their household budget.
New Yorkers At Risk Of Losing Unemployment Benefits Find Alternatives To Make Ends MeetA number of struggling New Yorkers are adjusting to changing financial realities with rising unemployment and a worsening economy
Job Seekers Forced To Make Positive Impressions Online, With In-Person Interviews Off-LimitsWith millions of Americans out work and fewer positions open, the job market is more competitive than ever.
Unemployment Claims On The Rise For 1st Time In MonthsThe number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits rose for the first time since the pandemic hit in March.
Glitch Causes Delay In Federal Unemployment Checks, Leaving Many On Edge About MoneyIf you receive federal unemployment payments, in addition to state unemployment, you may have noticed your money wasn’t in your account this week.
Despite 4.8 Million Jobs Added In June, Many NYC Businesses Fear Shutdowns Are Coming Unless They Reopen SoonThe unemployment rate fell to 11%, but still, 1.4 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week.
Brooklyn Reports Highest Unemployment Numbers In New York StateAlready in Brooklyn last week alone, the Department of Labor reported 13,488 unemployment insurance claims.
U.S. Unemployment Claims Drop For 10th Straight Week; Expert Says Further Decline Hinged To CoronavirusDespite weekly unemployment claims being better than expected, 1.5 million more Americans applied for benefits last week.
Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus ShutdownBusinesses are in the process of reopening this week, and while many are struggling, some are getting a new boost from federal dollars.
Unemployment Rate Sees First Drop Since Coronavirus Pandemic Began, 21 Million Americans Still Without WorkThe U.S. Department of Labor announced Friday the unemployment rate fell from 14.7% to 13.3% with 2.5 million jobs added in May.
Unemployment Unexpectedly Drops, But Full Recovery Not ImminentThe unemployment rate took a surprising drop, but while hope exists the road to recovery remains uncertain.