Editorial Roundup: New England
By The Associated Press Jun. 25, 2021 03:45 PM EDT
Hearst Connecticut Media. June 23, 2021. Editorial: Police accountability demands transparency The powers granted to...
US jobless claims tick down to 411,000 as economy heals
By Christopher Rugaber Jun. 24, 2021 08:39 AM EDT
Idaho unemployment rate drops to 3% as pandemic fades
Jun. 18, 2021 04:37 PM EDT
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho’s unemployment rate dropped a tenth of a percent to 3% from April to May as the coronavirus pandemic fades, state officials said...
California unemployment rate dips as employers add new jobs
By Adam Beam Jun. 18, 2021 02:50 PM EDT
Pennsylvania's employment grew in May, as labor force shrank
Jun. 18, 2021 10:14 AM EDT
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate shrank in May and payrolls grew, even as the labor force contracted, according to state figures...
Alabama jobless rate drops to 3.4% as recovery continues
Jun. 18, 2021 10:13 AM EDT
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's unemployment rate dropped to 3.4% in May, down sharply from a year earlier as the economy added jobs while it recovered from...
US jobless claims tick up to 412,000 from a pandemic low
By Paul Wiseman Jun. 17, 2021 08:36 AM EDT
US applications for jobless aid rise to 412,000 from a pandemic low even with economy strengthening
Jun. 17, 2021 08:31 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — US applications for jobless aid rise to 412,000 from a pandemic low even with economy strengthening. ...
Latinas left workforce at highest rate, see slow recovery
By Astrid Galvan Jun. 16, 2021 12:08 PM EDT
The Latest: COVID-19 cases rise in Missouri tourist areas
By The Associated Press Jun. 16, 2021 01:25 AM EDT
US unemployment claims fall to 376,000, sixth straight drop
By Paul Wiseman Jun. 10, 2021 08:37 AM EDT
EXPLAINER: 5 key takeaways from the May jobs report
By Paul Wiseman Jun. 04, 2021 03:20 PM EDT
US businesses struggle to fill jobs even as hiring picks up
By Christopher Rugaber Jun. 04, 2021 12:01 AM EDT
US jobless claims drop to 385,000, another pandemic low
By Paul Wiseman Jun. 03, 2021 08:38 AM EDT
More jobless getting aid than in past even as cutoffs loom
By Christopher Rugaber May. 27, 2021 08:37 AM EDT
Biden betting on wage growth, while GOP warns of inflation
By Josh Boak May. 22, 2021 08:52 AM EDT
Nevada unemployment rate continues improving, drops to 8%
May. 21, 2021 01:18 PM EDT
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada's unemployment rate is continuing to improve after the pandemic battered the state's tourist-dependent economy. ...
Little change in Pennsylvania jobless rate, payroll in April
May. 21, 2021 10:27 AM EDT
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate and payrolls remained virtually the same in April, according to state figures released Friday. ...
US jobless claims fall again as some states end federal aid
By Christopher Rugaber May. 20, 2021 08:36 AM EDT
NH to replace federal unemployment boost with work incentive
By Holly Ramer May. 18, 2021 10:28 AM EDT
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire will end its participation in all pandemic-related federal unemployment compensation programs next month but will offer ...