Applications for US unemployment aid tick higher The Labor Department said weekly applications for jobless aid rose 3,000 to a seasonally adjusted 254,000. The four-week average, a less volatile measure, ticked down to 256,000, matching a 43-year low first reached in April. The economy is expanding at a ... 09/29/2016 - 2:34 am | View Link
Applications for unemployment aid rise to 254K Washington — More Americans sought unemployment benefits last week but the number of applications remained low, the latest sign that layoffs are scarce. The Labor Department said Thursday that weekly applications for jobless aid rose 3,000 to a ... 09/29/2016 - 2:04 am | View Link
US applications for unemployment aid rise, but stay below 300,000 for straight 78 weeks in a healthy sign for job market WASHINGTON (AP) — US applications for unemployment aid rise, but stay below 300,000 for straight 78 weeks in a healthy sign for job market. 08/31/2016 - 9:31 pm | View Link
Applications for US unemployment aid rise to 6-month high WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people seeking unemployment benefits rose last week to the highest level since July, though applications remained at historically low levels. THE NUMBERS: Weekly applications for unemployment aid rose 10,000 to a ... 01/21/2016 - 2:57 am | View Link
US unemployment aid applications rise to 343,000 WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose by 7,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 343,000. The increase follows a drop of 22,000 the previous week. But the broader trend is consistent with an improving job market. 07/25/2013 - 1:50 am | View Link
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Experts will discuss future directions in energy, transportation and other topics at a panel discussion marking the 25th anniversary of the Center for Sustainable Systems.
The center is part of the University of Michigan.
A new study finds that unusually warm Pacific Ocean temperatures helped cause a massive bloom of toxic algae last year that closed lucrative fisheries from California to British Columbia and disrupted marine life from seabirds to sea lions.
Scientists linked the large patch of warm ocean water, nicknamed the "blob," to the vast ribbon of toxic algae that flourished in 2015 and produced record-breaking levels of a neurotoxin that is harmful to people, fish and marine life.
The outbreak of the toxin domoic acid, the largest ever recorded on the West Coast, closed razor clam seasons in Washington and Oregon and delayed lucrative Dungeness crab fisheries along the coast.
U. S. Bank has agreed to pay $13.5 million to settle Los Angeles city allegations that it let 170 foreclosed homes fall into decay.
The city attorney's office announced the lawsuit settlement Thursday.
In the wake of the housing crash, U. S. Bank acquired more than 1,500 foreclosed properties in Los Angeles, many vacant or in low-income areas.
The city alleged that 170 were allowed to fall into disrepair in violation of city codes.
In a statement, U.