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Number of Laid-Off Workers Seeking Jobless Aid Stuck at 1.3M

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of laid-off workers seeking unemployment benefits remained stuck at 1.3 million last…

U.S. Economy May Be Stalling Out As Viral Outbreak Worsens

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy is stumbling as the viral outbreak intensifies, threatening to slow hiring…

U.S. Adds 4.8 Million Jobs As Unemployment Falls To 11.1%

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added a substantial 4.8 million jobs in June, and the unemployment rate…

US Manufacturing Bounces Back In June On Reopenings

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — U.S. manufacturing rebounded in June as major parts of the country opened…

Jobless Rate Spikes to 14.7%, Highest Since Great Depression

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. unemployment rate hit 14.7% in April, the highest rate since the Great…

33 Million Have Sought US Unemployment Aid Since Virus Hit

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 3.2 million laid-off workers applied for unemployment benefits last week as the business…

U.S. Economy Shrinking Nearly 5%

Washington D.C. – The U.S. economy shrank at a 4.8% annual rate last quarter as the coronavirus…

COVID Cutbacks Spell Layoffs at Precision Castparts

PORTLAND, Ore. — Employees of Precision Castparts in Southeast Portland who were told earlier this month they…

Trump, Congress Near Deal on Small Business and Hospital Aid

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration and Congress expect an agreement Monday on an aid package of…

Greenbrier Halts Production at Gunderson Manufacturing Facility

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Greenbrier Companies’ has suspended production at its Gunderson railcar manufacturing facility in Portland…



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