Unemployment

The coronavirus crisis took away their internships and full-time job prospects. Now the 'class of COVID-19' are left struggling to figure out what's next

The coronavirus crisis took away their internships and full-time job prospects. Now the 'class of COVID-19' are left struggling to figure out what's next

28 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

College students and soon-to-be graduates have been left scrambling after their internship and job opportunities have vanished as a result of the novel coronavirus . Confusing...
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Pennsylvania hit by more jobless claims than any other U.S. state

40 minutes ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Pennsylvania is reeling under the pressure of the COVID-19 pandemic. It led the nation last week in new unemployment claims.
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Las Vegas gig economy workers find financial lifelines

5 hours ago   |   Review Journal

Three Las Vegas area gig economy workers are just some of thousands finding financial lifelines in different places, including Friday's passage of the $2 trillion stimulus...
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Project Renewal serves 2,000 daily meals prepared by chefs familiar with their down-on-their luck NYC customers

5 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

The unlikely chefs preparing 2,000 daily meals for New York's homeless feel a certain kinship with their hard-luck clientele. Much of the staff in the City Beet Kitchen did...
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In this downturn, job losses hit white-collar Minnesota workers hard

7 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

The anguish of unemployment amid a commercial shutdown is far-reaching
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Amid Lockdowns, Unemployed Americans 'Have Lost It All'

8 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

One day there was a job. The next day it was gone.
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Indian authorities send buses to take unemployed to villages

11 hours ago   |   ABC News

Authorities have sent a fleet of buses to the outskirts of India's capital to meet an exodus of migrant workers desperately trying to reach their home villages during the...
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The Nordic Way to Economic Rescue

11 hours ago   |   NY Times

In the face of the pandemic, Denmark is effectively nationalizing private payrolls, in contrast to the patchwork American system.
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Hungry New York: Throw a lifeline to food pantries

13 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

The coronavirus epidemic is a health-care crisis that could turn into a humanitarian disaster if the safety net we rely on to help our neediest residents doesn't stay afloat...
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KY officials address recent issues with unemployment website

KY officials address recent issues with unemployment website

19 hours ago   |   WLKY

Gov. Andy Beshear addressed a common issue Kentuckians are facing with unemployment.
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Trump is considering imposing a quarantine on New York, New Jersey, and...

Trump is considering imposing a quarantine on New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut

President Trump on Saturday told reporters at a press gaggle he was considering imposing a quarantine on New York, New Jersey, and "certain parts of Connecticut." The state of... Read more ...

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

The man's generosity meant 20 staffers at the restaurant each got an extra $500 just before they were laid off. Read more ...

The Latest: 2nd Avalanche player tests positive, 4th in NHL

The Latest: 2nd Avalanche player tests positive, 4th in NHL

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Trump says he's eyeing quarantine of New York, surrounding area

Trump says he's eyeing quarantine of New York, surrounding area

President Donald Trump said his administration could announce a large-scale two-week quarantine of New York and the surrounding area later Saturday. “We'd like to see New York... Read more ...

Spain tightens lockdown as coronavirus death toll spikes

Spain tightens lockdown as coronavirus death toll spikes

All non-essential workplaces in Spain will close for two weeks to try to curb the spread of the coronavirus, Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez said Saturday after the country's... Read more ...

Ex-Senator Liked to Beat 'My Head Against a Wall'

Ex-Senator Liked to Beat 'My Head Against a Wall'

Former US Sen. Tom Coburn, an Oklahoma family doctor who earned a reputation as a conservative political maverick as he railed against federal earmarks and subsidies for the... Read more ...

2,300+ cases of coronavirus reported in Georgia as death toll rises...

2,300+ cases of coronavirus reported in Georgia as death toll rises, officials say

More than 2,300 people have confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Georgia, according to a daily report published by the Department of Public Health Saturday. Read more ...

Canada to ban passengers with Covid-19 symptoms from domestic flights, trains

Canada to ban passengers with Covid-19 symptoms from domestic flights, trains

Canada will ban travelers showing any symptoms associated with Covid-19 from domestic flights and trains beginning Monday at noon, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced... Read more ...

New York Covid-19 death toll JUMPS by 209 in one day as number of cases...

New York Covid-19 death toll JUMPS by 209 in one day as number of cases blasts past 50,000

The death toll from the Covid-19 infection in New York increased by 209 on Saturday while the number of people infected with the virus in the state climbed by over 7,000 to... Read more ...

Former Sen. Tom Coburn dies after years-long cancer battle

Former Sen. Tom Coburn dies after years-long cancer battle

Former Senator Tom Coburn, R-Okla., has died after a years-long fight with prostate cancer, Fox News confirmed Saturday. Coburn, who retired from the Senate in 2015 amid... Read more ...