Weekly unemployment filings dip to 787,000

By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Weekly unemployment filings dipped below the 800,000 mark for the first time in months, falling to 787,000 last week, the Department of Labor said Thursday.This is the lowest number of weekly jobless claims since... Read More.

Weekly unemployment filings tick up to 898,000 last week

By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Labor Department said Thursday that another 898,000 people filed jobless claims last week, highlighting how new layoffs are persisting at historical highs more than six months since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.

New weekly unemployment filings tick up to 870,000

By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The latest tally of weekly jobless claims was 870,000 last week, the Department of Labor said Thursday.While the number of people filing for unemployment insurance has plateaued in recent weeks, the latest... Read More.