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Another 2.4 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week

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While the pace of layoffs has declined for six straight weeks, the number of weekly unemployment applications remains immense by historical standards.Read more

Bill would give $4,000 tax credit to retrain workers who lost jobs in pandemic

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Rep. Susan Brooks is among the sponsors of the bipartisan bill that would cover a multitude of training programs including online classes.Read more

Total layoffs rise to 36 million since coronavirus hit

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Roughly 36 million people have now filed for jobless aid in the two months since the coronavirus first forced millions of businesses to close their doors.Read more


Jobless rate spikes to 14.7%, highest since the Great Depression

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Almost all the job growth achieved during the 11-year recovery from the Great Recession has now been lost in one month.Read more

33 million applied for US unemployment aid since coronavirus hit

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Nearly 3.2 million workers applied for unemployment last week, raising the total layoffs since the coronavirus struck to 33 million.Read more

Risk coronavirus infection or lose unemployment. Workers may have to choose.

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Some of the millions of American workers laid off because of the coronavirus are beginning to face a tough choice — return to work and risk infection, or stay home and...Read more

This free app takes over the burden of filing unemployment for you

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DoNotPay will mail an unemployment application on your behalf for free.Read more

Record 16.6 million have sought US jobless aid since virus

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6.6 million more Americans filed for unemployment last week.Read more

See an interactive map of available jobs in Indiana

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The State of Indiana is looking to help out some Hoosiers in need of job opportunities.Read more


US jobless claims hit 3.3 million, quadruple previous record

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The surge in weekly applications for benefits far exceeded the previous record set in 1982.Read more

US employers add a strong 225K jobs; unemployment up to 3.6%

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The Labor Department also said Friday that a half-million people streamed into the job market in January, though not all of them found jobs.Read more