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Nike’s Layoffs In Oregon Will Total At Least 500

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Nike has filed documents with the state of Oregon that show its recently…

Coronavirus Sends Jobless Claims Up For First Time Since March

WASHINGTON (AP) — The viral pandemic’s resurgence caused the number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits to rise…

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…

$500 Relief Checks OK’d For Oregonians Waiting For Unemployment Benefits

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon legislative committee on Tuesday unanimously approved the distribution of one-time $500…

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…

U.S. Consumer Spending Up 8.2%, Partly Erasing Record Plunge

WASHINGTON (AP) — American consumers increased their spending by a sharp 8.2% in May, partly erasing record…

Applications For Jobless Aid Fall To Still-High 1.48 Million

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of laid-off workers who applied for unemployment benefits declined slightly to 1.48…

Additional 1.5 Million Laid-off Workers Seek Unemployment Benefits

WASHINGTON (AP) — About 1.5 million laid-off workers applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week, a historically…

U.S. Retail Sales Up 17.7% In Partial Rebound From COVID Plunge

BALTIMORE (AP) — U.S. retail sales jumped 17.7% from April to May, with spending partially rebounding after…



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