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US weekly jobless claims fall below 1 million for first time since mid-March

US weekly jobless claims fall below 1 million for first time since mid-March

15 minutes ago   |   RT

The US Labor Department said on Thursday that another 963,000 Americans filed for first-time unemployment benefits last week on a seasonally adjusted basis. It's the first time...
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Senior U.S. diplomat heads to Lebanon to stress need for ‘urgent' reform

27 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - The No. 3 U.S. diplomat will head to Lebanon on Thursday to stress the "urgent need" for the country to embrace fundamental reform, the State Department said, in...
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Senior U.S. diplomat heads to Lebanon to stress need for ‘urgent' reform

1 hour ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - The U.S. State Department said its No. 3 diplomat will head to Lebanon on Thursday and stress the 'urgent need' for Lebanon to embrace fundamental reform, in the...
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New unemployment claims fall below 1 million for the first time in five months

New unemployment claims fall below 1 million for the first time in five months

1 hour ago   |   Politico   |   3 articles

New unemployment claims fell last week to 963,000, the Labor Department reported Thursday, the first time in months the figure has been less than 1 million. An additional...
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US jobless claims fall below 1 million but remain high

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER WASHINGTON - The number of laid-off workers applying for unemployment aid fell below 1 million last week for the first time since the pandemic...
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For the first time in 5 months, new weekly unemployment claims are under 1 million

For the first time in 5 months, new weekly unemployment claims are under 1 million

2 hours ago   |   WGAL   |   3 articles

Another 963,000 Americans filed for first-time unemployment benefits last week on a seasonally adjusted basis, the Department of Labor said.
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For the first time in 5 months, new weekly unemployment claims are under 1 million

For the first time in 5 months, new weekly unemployment claims are under 1 million

2 hours ago   |   WTAE   |   7 articles

Another 963,000 Americans filed for first-time unemployment benefits last week on a seasonally adjusted basis, the Department of Labor said.
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Initial jobless claims dip below one million for first time since March

2 hours ago   |   Times Union   |   7 articles

The number of workers filing initial claims for unemployment insurance benefits for the week ending Aug. 8 dipped below one million for the first time since March, falling to...
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US jobless claims fall below 1 million but remain high

US jobless claims fall below 1 million but remain high

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   7 articles

WASHINGTON - The number of laid-off workers applying for unemployment aid fell below 1 million last week for the first time since the pandemic intensified five months ago yet...
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US weekly jobless claims fall below 1 million for the first time since March

US weekly jobless claims fall below 1 million for the first time since March

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   7 articles

New US jobless claims for the week that ended Saturday totaled 963,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. That came in below the consensus economist estimate of 1.1...
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For the first time in 5 months, new weekly unemployment claims are under 1...

For the first time in 5 months, new weekly unemployment claims are under 1 million

Another 963,000 Americans filed for first-time unemployment benefits last week on a seasonally adjusted basis, the Department of Labor said. Read more ...

AMC Theaters reopening in Mass.; 15-cent tickets offered on first day

AMC Theaters reopening in Mass.; 15-cent tickets offered on first day

AMC Theatres, the nation's largest movie theater chain, will reopen in the U.S. on Aug. 20 with retro ticket prices of 15 cents per movie. Read more ...

US says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near strategic Strait of Hormuz

US says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near strategic Strait of Hormuz

The Iranian navy boarded and briefly seized a Liberian-flagged oil tanker near the strategic Strait of Hormuz amid heightened tensions between Tehran and the United States, a... Read more ...

LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with...

LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with attorney general

Attorneys for the family of Breonna Taylor are holding a news conference Thursday to discuss the meeting they had with Kentucky's attorney general. Read more ...

Here are the 13 power players in VP pick Kamala Harris' inner circle. If Joe...

Here are the 13 power players in VP pick Kamala Harris' inner circle. If Joe Biden ousts Trump in November, her longtime allies could land White House jobs or other key roles

Political stock in Kamala Harris' orbit soared when Joe Biden picked the California senator as his running mate. A former 2020 presidential candidate herself and a relative... Read more ...

New unemployment claims fall below 1 million for the first time in five months

New unemployment claims fall below 1 million for the first time in five months

New unemployment claims fell last week to 963,000, the Labor Department reported Thursday, the first time in months the figure has been less than 1 million. An additional... Read more ...

Authorities in North Carolina capture man accused of shooting 5-year-old boy...

Authorities in North Carolina capture man accused of shooting 5-year-old boy to death

A 5-year-old boy, Cannon Hinnant, was shot in the head while playing outside his father's home, according to his family. Read more ...

New Jobless Claims Dip Below 1 Million For First Time Since March

New Jobless Claims Dip Below 1 Million For First Time Since March

Initial unemployment claims had been above 1 million for 20 straight weeks. The total receiving unemployment also dipped last week, to 28.2 million, after extra federal... Read more ...

'I am fully recovered and I am ready': World No.1 Novak Djokovic confirms he...

'I am fully recovered and I am ready': World No.1 Novak Djokovic confirms he WILL PLAY at the US Open

World No. 1 tennis player Novak Djokovic has confirmed that he will be playing at the 2020 US Open, outlining that it was “not an easy decision to make.” The 17-time Grand Slam... Read more ...

Let it flow: Trump administration eases showerhead rules

Let it flow: Trump administration eases showerhead rules

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration wants to change the definition of a showerhead to let more water flow, addressing a pet peeve of the president who complains he isn't... Read more ...