Unemployment Claims Reach All-Time High

26 Mars, 2020, 20:19 | Auteur: Auguste Feret
  • Bianca Medici, a corporate recruiter for CDM Media speaks with job applicants during a National Career Fairs job fair in Chicago

New unemployment claims surged to a record high last week, topping 3 million.

Almost 16,000 Nebraskans filed unemployment claims in the week ending March 21, according to non seasonally adjusted figures from the Department of Labor. This blows past the previous record for 695,000 jobless claims back in 1982, which also makes it the largest unemployment single-week increase since the Great Recession.

Layoffs are sure to accelerate as the USA economy sinks into what most economists expect to be deep and painful recession.

Dua Lipa Gets Emotional Announcing Future Nostalgia's Early Release Date
But the Brit award-winner said she had mixed feelings about releasing new music during the coronavirus outbreak. The album was also leaked online yesterday (March 22), another possible reason for releasing the album earlier.

Venezuelan president Maduro charged in US with drug trafficking, official says
A spokeswoman for the Justice Department declined to comment, and CNN has reached out to the State Department, who officially makes the terrorism designation.

BTS, Billie Eilish to join James Corden for coronavirus TV special
People in Canada can also watch the program a day after its United States release on CTV. Other guests will include Will Ferrell , David Blaine , and many more.

The Department of Labor released the data on Thursday morning, showing there were 15,668 initial claims filed in Nebraska.

The number of Americans applying for jobless benefits soared to unprecedented levels last week as new government data put into stark relief the magnitude of the economic pain caused by the coronavirus outbreak.

In February, the Labor Department reported that unemployment had reached a 50-year low of 3.5 percent.

Conseillé:



Populaire

Goldman Sees March Demand Falling 10.5 Million Barrels Per Day
Vitol said refineries have so far cut about 7 million bpd, a figure the company expects to rise further as storage fills up. Products supplied, a proxy for US demand, dropped almost 10% to 19.4 million bpd, EIA data showed.

Leeds players and coaches defer wages to save other staff
Leeds say the money saved will also mean "the majority of casual staff" can continue to be paid. Now we must focus on public health, and when the people are safe, finish what we started.

Laura Prepon Says Mother "Taught Me Bulimia"
The actress further explained, "It was a bonding thing we would do together.a shared secret". Prepon's upcoming book, You and I, as Mothers , is available April 7.

Kathy Griffin Hospitalized for Coronavirus-Like Symptoms, But Can't Get Tested
Maggie Griffin (R), the mother of comedian Kathy Griffin , who inspired numerous jokes in her famous daughter's stand-up routines, died Tuesday, March 17, 2020.

Coronavirus: Wash your hands after stroking your pet, say experts
As the COVID-19 crisis continues, ISPCA centres are temporarily closed to the public as a precautionary measure. If you have COVID-19 they recommend avoiding petting, snuggling, being kissed or licked, and sharing food.

Woman Coughs All Over Supermarket's Fresh Produce in 'Twisted Prank'
The co-owner added they disposed of the products before "thoroughly" cleaning and disinfecting everything. Although we have not yet quantified the total loss, we estimate the value to be well over $35,000.

8 clubs de Premier League contre Manchester City — Ligue des champions
Une sentence prononcée le 14 février dernier par l'UEFA au regard des manquements des Citizens aux règles du fair play financier. En effet, City est interdit de compétition en Europe pendant deux ans, à partir de la saison prochaine.

Tippecanoe County COVID-19 cases up to 7, statewide deaths at 17
Two correctional officers and one man incarcerated also have tested positive for COVID-19 at Stateville Correctional Center. The fourth resident was in the same traveler group as the individual announced earlier who had traveled internationally.

Italian priest, 72, dies of coronavirus after giving away his respirator
In 2006, he was appointed archpriest of Casnigo. "There have not been any respirators coming from outside of the hospital", Fr. A 72-year-old heroic priest from Bergamo, Italy , has died after giving his ventilator so he could save a stranger.

Canada Goose switches to hospital clothing from luxury parkas
The initial goal is to produce 10,000 units of scrubs and patient gowns, which are in short supply across the country. This includes making scrubs and patient gowns, which are high in demand across the country.