Recovery

Job Openings Soar while New Jobs Sink

30 minutes ago   |   Economic Modeling

Takeaways: The economy continues to wake back up, yet the approaching sansdemic is putting a damper on economic recovery. The US added a mere 260K new jobs in April, in...
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Quinnen Williams had foot surgery on Thursday, out 10-12 weeks

34 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

Jets defensive lineman Quinnen Williams is recovering from foot surgery and should be good to go well before the start of the regular season. Williams had successful surgery...
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The Chamber of Commerce calls for an end to $300 federal unemployment benefits after April's lackluster jobs report

The Chamber of Commerce calls for an end to $300 federal unemployment benefits after April's lackluster jobs report

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Summary List Placement The Chamber of Commerce called for an end to the $300-per-week federal unemployment benefit on Friday, assailing it as an obstacle to the economic...
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US job growth unexpectedly softens, falling far below expectations

US job growth unexpectedly softens, falling far below expectations

1 hour ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

Despite bullish predictions and the recovery of the US economy, job growth slowed in April compared to a month earlier, figures released by the Labor Department show. According...
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Lockdowns slam brakes on Canada's jobs market recovery

2 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Canada's labour market recovery hit a major snag in April, as the economy shed 207,100 jobs.
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US job growth slows sharply in sign of hiring struggles

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER WASHINGTON - America's employers added just 266,000 jobs last month, sharply lower than in March and a sign that some businesses are struggling to find...
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Nobel prize-winning economist Paul Krugman details the indicators he's watching for the first signs of an inflation shock

Nobel prize-winning economist Paul Krugman details the indicators he's watching for the first signs of an inflation shock

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement As comes the recovery, so does inflation. The gradual reopening of the US economy is quickly lifting consumer demand as Americans rush to revive their...
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U.S. added just 266,000 jobs in April as hiring slows

U.S. added just 266,000 jobs in April as hiring slows

3 hours ago   |   Politico   |   3 articles

America's employers added just 266,000 jobs last month, sharply lower than in March and a sign that some businesses are struggling to find enough workers as the economic...
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Unemployment rate rises slightly after US added way fewer jobs than expected in April

Unemployment rate rises slightly after US added way fewer jobs than expected in April

3 hours ago   |   WMUR

The road to an economic recovery from the pandemic remains bumpy.
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The April jobs report shocks as 266,000 payroll additions badly miss the forecast of 1 million

The April jobs report shocks as 266,000 payroll additions badly miss the forecast of 1 million

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   6 articles

Summary List Placement The US labor market's recovery slowed considerably in April as continued reopening butted heads with hiring difficulties. The country's count of nonfarm...
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Pfizer 1st company to apply for full FDA approval of COVID-19 vaccine

Pfizer 1st company to apply for full FDA approval of COVID-19 vaccine

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Why the horrid April jobs report was actually great news for stocks

Why the horrid April jobs report was actually great news for stocks

Summary List Placement The April jobs report badly missed estimates on Friday, but the stock market promptly hit record highs anyway. That's because the market is now in a... Read more ...

Four rescued after boat capsizes near Bay Bridge

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Florida's new law prohibiting businesses from asking whether employees or customers have been vaccinated against COVID-19 may take a toll on its cruise business. Read more ...

The Chamber of Commerce calls for an end to $300 federal unemployment...

The Chamber of Commerce calls for an end to $300 federal unemployment benefits after April's lackluster jobs report

Summary List Placement The Chamber of Commerce called for an end to the $300-per-week federal unemployment benefit on Friday, assailing it as an obstacle to the economic... Read more ...

Nancy Messonnier, the senior CDC official who first warned the US about the...

Nancy Messonnier, the senior CDC official who first warned the US about the coronavirus pandemic, is resigning

Summary List Placement Nancy Messonnier, a senior health official at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention who first warned the US of the COVID-19 pandemic is... Read more ...

US job growth unexpectedly softens, falling far below expectations

US job growth unexpectedly softens, falling far below expectations

Despite bullish predictions and the recovery of the US economy, job growth slowed in April compared to a month earlier, figures released by the Labor Department show. According... Read more ...

3 dead after black powder device explodes near Illinois park

3 dead after black powder device explodes near Illinois park

NORTH UTICA, Ill. - Authorities say three people have died after a black powder device exploded along a bank of the Illinois River in the northern part of the state. First... Read more ...

The disappointing April jobs report showed gains were mainly in leisure and...

The disappointing April jobs report showed gains were mainly in leisure and hospitality

Summary List Placement The leisure and hospitality sector was the only major industry to see a six-digit job gain between March and April. The US added just 266,000 nonfarm... Read more ...

US Employers Added Just 266,000 Jobs In April As Hiring Slows

US Employers Added Just 266,000 Jobs In April As Hiring Slows

The unemployment rate ticked up to 6.1% in April, from 6% in March. Read more ...