Texas unemployment applications rise despite solid month of job gains expected for Feb. Oil and gas drilling companies have cut jobs in response to the 60 percent drop in oil prices since summer. Applications for unemployment aid have risen in such oil-heavy states as Texas, Oklahoma and North Dakota. In January, retailers reported a sizable ... 03/5/2015 - 6:24 pm | View Link
Applications for unemployment aid rise to 313,000 WASHINGTON — More Americans sought unemployment aid last week, though the number of applications was still consistent with steady hiring. The Labor Department said Thursday that weekly applications rose 31,000 to a seasonally adjusted 313,000, the most ... 02/26/2015 - 2:21 am | View Link
US applications for unemployment aid rise to 278,000; averages still indicate robust hiring WASHINGTON – More people sought unemployment benefits last week, but the number of applicants remained near historic lows in a positive sign for job growth. The Labor Department said Thursday that weekly applications rose 11,000 to a seasonally adjusted ... 02/5/2015 - 12:53 am | View Link
Unemployment Aid Applications Rise To 326K WASHINGTON (AP) -- The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits jumped last week, but remained at a low level that suggests hiring should remain steady. Applications rose 28,000 to a seasonally adjusted 326,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. 05/23/2014 - 4:14 am | View Link
Unemployment aid applications rise to 326,000 WASHINGTON - The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits jumped last week, but remained at a low level that suggests hiring should remain steady. Applications rose 28,000 to a seasonally adjusted 326,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. 05/22/2014 - 5:38 am | View Link
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Self-Employment Assistance Self-Employment Assistance Purpose. Self-Employment Assistance offers dislocated workers the opportunity for early re-employment. The program is designed to encourage ... 03/5/2015 - 7:22 am | View Website
ETA Press Release: Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report Notice: The location of this file has moved. The UI claims are now located at http://www.dol.gov/ui/data.pdf. 03/5/2015 - 3:25 am | View Website
The Salvation Army in South Africa has used the popularity of last week's viral dress and turned it into a PSA for domestic abuse. "Why is it so hard to see black and blue?" the ad reads. We first saw the ad on AdWeek. If you can't see the text on the image, it says: "The only illusion is if you think it was her choice.
The National Crime Agency (NCA) has launched a series of police raids on suspected hackers in the UK in a campaign called "Strike week." The BBC reports that 57 people were arrested, including alleged hackers suspected of being behind attacks on Yahoo, the US Department of Defence, and PlayStation. A suspected hacker arrested in Leeds is believed to be a member of the Lizard Squad gang, which crippled the Xbox and PlayStation networks over Christmas.
Phalen (India) (AFP) - Millions across India welcomed spring with their annual "festival of colours" on Friday, celebrating by covering each other in water and dazzling paint. The ancient Hindu festival of Holi, which heralds the end of winter and the victory of good over evil, is marked with a national public holiday and sees revellers pour onto the streets."Happy Holi to everyone.