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Oceano Dunes to remain closed to vehicles until October [Video]

Oceano Dunes to remain closed to vehicles until October

The decision is not related to COVID-19. Instead, it has to do with the Western Snowy Plover

Credit: 23ABC News | Bakersfield     Duration: 00:48Published
Despite Colorado's high unemployment rate, landscaping industry says they're having trouble hiring [Video]

Despite Colorado's high unemployment rate, landscaping industry says they're having trouble hiring

For anyone looking for a job, CoCal Landscape owner, Jesus Medrano, wants people to know he’s hiring.

Credit: 7News - The Denver Channel     Duration: 01:47Published
Unemployment rate will take a decade to recover [Video]

Unemployment rate will take a decade to recover

The national unemployment rate fell to 11.1% Thursday, and a new report shows it could take years for the US economy to recover from COVID-19. The Congressional budget office estimates unemployment..

Credit: KTNV Channel 13 Las Vegas     Duration: 00:24Published
June Jobs Report Shows Promise [Video]

June Jobs Report Shows Promise

KIMT News 3's Isabella Basco spoke with an economics instructor about the long road to recovery in terms of the American workforce

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Pima County unemployment rate improves to 8.2% [Video]

Pima County unemployment rate improves to 8.2%

Pima County unemployment rate improves to 8.2%

Credit: KGUN, Tucson, AZ     Duration: 01:56Published
Unemployment rate ticks down, for now [Video]

Unemployment rate ticks down, for now

San Diego County's unemployment rate ticked down to 14.8 percent, but a potential new wave of closures could wipe out a large portion of the recent job gains.

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U.S. unemployment rate on the decline [Video]

U.S. unemployment rate on the decline

Payrolls rose by 4.8 million in the month of June, far higher than analysts expected. This brings the U.S. unemployment rate down to 11.1 percent.

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NYC Businesses Continue To Struggle Even As Unemployment Rate Falls [Video]

NYC Businesses Continue To Struggle Even As Unemployment Rate Falls

A better-than-expected 4.8 million jobs were added in June and the unemployment rate fell to just over 11%, but many businesses continue to struggle; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.

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County unemployment rate falls, but number could rise with potential closures [Video]

County unemployment rate falls, but number could rise with potential closures

A report from SANDAG Thursday showed that unemployment in San Diego County fell for the sixth straight week.

Credit: ABC 10 News | San Diego     Duration: 01:50Published
4.8 Million Jobs Added to US Economy in June [Video]

4.8 Million Jobs Added to US Economy in June

4.8 Million Jobs Added to US Economy in June The data was released by the Department of Labor on Thursday. It reveals the unemployment rate fell to 11.1 percent in June. Analysts were cautious in..

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Labor Department Says Unemployment Rate Fell To 11.1% In June [Video]

Labor Department Says Unemployment Rate Fell To 11.1% In June

The U.S. continues to add jobs as it recovers from the coronavirus pandemic.

Credit: WBZ CBS Boston     Duration: 00:20Published
Senate Dems Unveil Plan for Extension of Federal Unemployment Benefits [Video]

Senate Dems Unveil Plan for Extension of Federal Unemployment Benefits

Senate Dems Unveil Plan for Extension of Federal Unemployment Benefits The plan was proposed by Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Democratic Senator Ron Wyden on Wednesday. Sen. Chuck Schumer,..

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Texas Workforce Commission Puts Job-Search Requirement To Get Unemployment Benefits On Hold [Video]

Texas Workforce Commission Puts Job-Search Requirement To Get Unemployment Benefits On Hold

The work condition would have had out-of-work Texans providing proof that they were searching for work in order to continue getting an unemployment check. The requirement was set to kick in on July 6,..

Credit: CBS Dallas Digital     Duration: 00:30Published
Economists: Unemployment rate could stay high as companies don't rehire staff [Video]

Economists: Unemployment rate could stay high as companies don't rehire staff

Economists in the Kansas City metro warn that while some laid off or furloughed employees have made their way back to work, other jobs may not be coming back.

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Women are hardest hit by unemployment [Video]

Women are hardest hit by unemployment

The pandemic has put a lot of people out of work. Unfortunately, it's taking the hardest toll on women. The unemployment rate for women increased almost 3% above the rate for men.

Credit: KTNV Channel 13 Las Vegas     Duration: 00:55Published
Nevada's unemployment numbers for May [Video]

Nevada's unemployment numbers for May

As more jobs rebound and people head back to work, Nevada's unemployment rate is going down. The department of employment says in May, Las Vegas had a 29% unemployment rate.

Credit: KTNV Channel 13 Las Vegas     Duration: 00:17Published
United Way of Central Georgia feeds over 300 families at food giveaway [Video]

United Way of Central Georgia feeds over 300 families at food giveaway

United Way’s Mission United is helping fight against food insecurities and unemployment in Middle Georgia.

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The future of investment in Western New York [Video]

The future of investment in Western New York

When it comes to jobs and COVID-19, numbers show both New York State and the Buffalo-Niagara Falls metropolitan area are slowly recovering. Recently released statistics from the New York Department of..

Credit: WKBW Buffalo     Duration: 02:10Published
NE Had Lowest Unemployment Rate in County for May 2020 [Video]

NE Had Lowest Unemployment Rate in County for May 2020

A local expert weighs in on why the unemployment rate is so low in Nebraska.

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‘You Have To Be In It For The Long Haul,’ Says Job Search Expert On Finding Work During Economic Crisis [Video]

‘You Have To Be In It For The Long Haul,’ Says Job Search Expert On Finding Work During Economic Crisis

According to Lakeisha Mathews, Director of the Career & Internship Center at the University of Baltimore, “studies typically show that it takes three to six months to land a job. So you have to be in..

Credit: CBS Dallas Digital     Duration: 09:33Published
More economic gloom: California jobless rate hits 16.3% [Video]

More economic gloom: California jobless rate hits 16.3%

California’s unemployment rate continued to climb in May, reaching 16.3% as businesses struggle under a stay-at-home order meant to slow the spread of the coronavirus but that has ravaged the..

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State's Unemployment Rate Jumps To 14.5 Percent [Video]

State's Unemployment Rate Jumps To 14.5 Percent

Florida’s tourism-reliant economy saw its unemployment rate go up to 14.5 percent in May, even while businesses started reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Credit: CBS4 Miami     Duration: 00:19Published
Alabama Unemployment Rate 06/19/20 [Video]

Alabama Unemployment Rate 06/19/20

The latest numbers from Alabama suggest that the unemployment rate is decreasing as people return to work following COVID-19 shutdowns.

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Need a job? Monarch Casino in Black Hawk is hiring [Video]

Need a job? Monarch Casino in Black Hawk is hiring

Need a job? Monarch Casino in Black Hawk is hiring

Credit: 7News - The Denver Channel     Duration: 00:43Published
Nevada unemployment rate improves [Video]

Nevada unemployment rate improves

The State of Nevada's unemployment rate has improved.

Credit: KTNV Channel 13 Las Vegas     Duration: 00:38Published

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These 4 economic signals suggest the COVID-19 recovery is losing steam as cases spike

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German short-time work cushions unemployment rate

The number of people out of work grew at a slower pace in June as Germany gradually recovers from the coronavirus blow. The latest figures allay fears of mass layoffs, but it may be too soon to..
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How the ACT has defied Australia's high unemployment rate

The ACT has defied national unemployment trends with the help of the resilience of the nation’s public service who were called on to support Australia’s coronavirus response.
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A nationwide mask-wearing mandate would accelerate the US's economic recovery, Dallas Fed president says

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Mitch McConnell floated a $40,000 income cutoff for a 2nd round of stimulus checks. That could leave out 20 million Americans who benefited from the first wave.

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US weekly jobless claims hit 1.3 million, less than economist forecasts

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· US jobless claims for the week that ended Saturday totaled 1.3 million, the Labor Department said Thursday. That came in below the consensus economist estimate of 1.38 million. · Thursday's report..
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Many more likely sought jobless aid as virus surges back

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government will provide its latest snapshot Thursday of the layoffs that have remained stuck at an elevated weekly pace above 1 million since the coronavirus erupted in..
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The End Of The JCPOA Road? – Analysis

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Liberals' fiscal snapshot predicts $343 billion deficit as Morneau offers little intention to curb spending

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'people are getting nervous again': fed president says virus resurgence could prematurely freeze economic recovery
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More than two-thirds of people collecting unemployment earn more than they did at their old jobs

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Hiring soared in May as mass layoffs eased

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Covid-19 second wave jobs fear with unemployment rate set to soar

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UK unemployment rate could hit 15% after second Covid wave, OECD warns

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