965,000 workers filed jobless claims last week

By ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- A total of 965,000 workers filed jobless claims last week, the U.S. Department of Labor said Thursday, an increase of 181,000 from the prior week.The Labor Department also said that more than 18 million people were still receiving... Read More.

885,000 US workers filed jobless claims last week

By ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Some 885,000 workers filed for unemployment insurance last week, the U.S. Department of Labor said Thursday, as the pandemic continues to upend the labor market.This is an uptick of 23,000 from the previous week’s figure.

860,000 Americans filed for jobless claims last week

By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Some 860,000 Americans lost their jobs and filed for unemployment insurance last week, the Labor Department said Thursday.The latest tally shows that new jobless claims have dipped significantly since peaking at 6.9... Read More.

1.3 million workers filed jobless claims last week

By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Labor Department on Thursday said 1.3 million more U.S. workers filed jobless claims last week.The weekly figure from the federal government is slowly declining since peaking in late March, but remains... Read More.