Applications for US unemployment aid tick higher Jobless rate slips to 4.9 percent in US Applications for unemployment aid remain at 43-year low 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 ... 09/29/2016 - 2:03 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 ... 09/28/2016 - 10:01 pm | View Link
Applications for U.S. unemployment aid rise to 6-month high WASHINGTON — The number of people seeking unemployment benefits rose last week to the highest level since July, though applications remained at historically low levels. Weekly applications for unemployment aid rose ... The rise could reflect volatility ... 01/21/2016 - 1:25 am | View Link
Applications for US unemployment aid rise to highest in 10 weeks, though trend remains low WASHINGTON – More people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, though the trend in benefit applications in the past month remained low. The Labor Department says that weekly applications for unemployment aid rose 11,000 to a seasonally adjusted ... 09/11/2014 - 4:28 am | View Link
US unemployment aid applications rise to 336,000 WASHINGTON — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose last week after reaching the lowest level in 5 ½ years. But the broader trend suggests companies are laying off fewer workers and could step up hiring in the months ahead. 08/22/2013 - 12:00 am | View Link
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U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Payroll employment rises by 227,000 in January; unemployment rate changes little (4.8%) Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 227,000 in January, and the ... 02/20/2017 - 11:57 pm | View Website
Unemployment The unemployment rate is a measure of the prevalence of unemployment and it is calculated as a percentage by dividing the number of unemployed individuals by all ... 02/20/2017 - 5:23 pm | View Website
Dozens of residents of a small southwestern Montana community say federal environmental officials have botched a 34-year environmental cleanup of the toxic metals in their soil, and now they want a shot at it.
The residents of Opportunity are suing BP-owned Atlantic Richfield Co.
NEW YORK - Stocks wobbled Thursday as investors changed course and tempered their expectations for faster economic growth. Industrial companies, which have surged over the last few months, finished lower as Wall Street focused on gold, bonds, and companies that pay big dividends.
In an 18-minute CNBC interview Thursday, Trump Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin told Americans that the United States can more than double economic growth to a fast "3 percent or more" a year by 2018. He also touched on a string of hot topics. Analysts Brian Gardner and Michael Michaud of Keefe, Bruyette & Woods help interpret: