Unemployment

Artist giving out ‘free clean money' on silver platter in The Hamptons

Artist giving out ‘free clean money' on silver platter in The Hamptons

9 hours ago   |   New York Post

“That exhibit will be bankrupt in an hour - by unemployed folks from New York City," predicted one local.
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‘It oddly hasn't been a stressful time': European nations handled COVID-19 unemployment differently than the United States. Take a look

12 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

“It oddly hasn't been a stressful time. I can keep the team together, keep them motivated. We're basically doing everything we can to be ready for when the restrictions are eased.”
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French Prime Minister Says Social, Economic Crisis Is ‘Starting'

13 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

A social and economic crisis “is starting” in France as the health crisis persists, new Prime Minister Jean Castex said Saturday in his first comments to the media since he was...
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Greece economy: Europe's biggest urban renewal project launched

18 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

With unemployment at more than 14 percent, Greeks welcome the news but wonder if they will be the ones to benefit.
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Meet the 'long-haulers': A growing chorus of coronavirus patients have had symptoms for more than 100 days

Meet the 'long-haulers': A growing chorus of coronavirus patients have had symptoms for more than 100 days

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Business Insider spoke to 17 coronavirus patients who have had symptoms for more than 100 days. Few of them have gotten a clear answer from doctors as to why they're still...
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Trump, Biden fight for primacy on social media platforms

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - On an average day, President Donald Trump sends about 14 posts to the 28 million Facebook followers of his campaign account. His Democratic rival, Joe Biden...
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Virus-hammered Air France announces 7,500 job cuts

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

PARIS - Air France and regional subsidiary Hop announced 7,500 job cuts Friday after the virus pandemic grounded most flights and darkened prospects for future air...
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European Workers Draw Paychecks. American Workers Scrounge for Food

1 day ago   |   NY Times

In the pandemic, the United States has relied on expanded unemployment benefits, while European governments have subsidized wages, avoiding a surge in joblessness.
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Laid-off worker regains hope by volunteering at OC food bank: 'People here are amazing'

1 day ago   |   ABC

A local man who found himself unemployed during the pandemic is now receiving food assistance through the Second Harvest Food Bank in Orange County, where he is also now a...
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US unemployment drops in June - five million people back at work

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

But only a third of the 22 million jobs lost during the pandemic has so far been restored.
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Christopher Columbus statue toppled in Baltimore, thrown into harbor

Christopher Columbus statue toppled in Baltimore, thrown into harbor

People tore down a statue of Christopher Columbus and threw it the Inner Harbor Saturday in Baltimore. Read more ...

Neil Young says he's 'not OK' with President Trump playing his music at...

Neil Young says he's 'not OK' with President Trump playing his music at Mount Rushmore event

Neil Young is among a number of other iconic rockers who have an issue with Trump's use of their music. Read more ...

Bellagio mistake leads to possibly biggest loss for Las Vegas sportsbooks

Bellagio mistake leads to possibly biggest loss for Las Vegas sportsbooks

The Bellagio might have suffered the biggest ever sportsbook loss in Las Vegas history when it allowed a quarter-million dollars in winning wagers to be placed on baseball... Read more ...

Ron Rivera working on new nickname with Redskins owner

Ron Rivera working on new nickname with Redskins owner

Washington Redskins head coach Ron Rivera said Saturday he has been working for more than a month with owner Dan Snyder on renaming the team, and he hopes a change can be made... Read more ...

Kanye West announces he's running for president

Kanye West announces he's running for president

“We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision and building our future. I am running for president of the United States,” the Chicago rapper... Read more ...

Yanks pitcher Tanaka alert after hit in head by Stanton blow

Yanks pitcher Tanaka alert after hit in head by Stanton blow

NEW YORK - Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka was alert and sent to a hospital after being hit in the head by a line drive off the bat of slugger Giancarlo Stanton during live... Read more ...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for people to skip parties

Without the right measures to stop the spread of the virus, health experts fear the holiday weekend could bring a wave of new infections that could overwhelm hospitals. Read more ...

Yankees' DJ LeMahieu and Luis Cessa test positive for coronavirus

Yankees' DJ LeMahieu and Luis Cessa test positive for coronavirus

Two Yankees have tested positive for coronavirus before coming to New York, manager Aaron Boone told reporters on Saturday. DJ LeMahieu, one of the Yankees' top hitters, and... Read more ...

Man Who Drove Into Black Lives Matter Protesters In Seattle Is Identified

Man Who Drove Into Black Lives Matter Protesters In Seattle Is Identified

The person who drove a car into a group of Black Lives Matter protesters in Seattle early Saturday morning and left two of them in critical condition has been identified. The... Read more ...

Hot dog champs repeat as July 4 gluttony fest moves indoors

Hot dog champs repeat as July 4 gluttony fest moves indoors

Joey Chestnut downed 75 wieners and buns in 10 minutes and Sudo downed 48 1/2 in the same span, setting world records for both the men's and women's events. Read more ...