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Man Finally Receives Unemployment Benefits After Calling EDD Thousands Of Times, Emailing Labor Secretary

Man Finally Receives Unemployment Benefits After Calling EDD Thousands Of Times, Emailing Labor Secretary

One morning, in a two-hour period, Mike Hardy of San Pedro said he called EDD nearly 400 times and has the screenshots to prove it. Read full article: Man Finally Receives Unemployment Benefi...→

Man Finally Receives Unemployment Benefits After Calling EDD Thousands Of Times, Emailing Labor Secretary

Man Finally Receives Unemployment Benefits After Calling EDD Thousands Of Times, Emailing Labor Secretary

One morning, in a two-hour period, Mike Hardy of San Pedro said he called EDD nearly 400 times and has the screenshots to prove it. Read full article: Man Finally Receives Unemployment Benefi...→

Hundreds join massive line at NYC ATM to access unemployment benefits

Hundreds join massive line at NYC ATM to access unemployment benefits

It’s an ATM to die for. A conveyor belt of cash-strapped New Yorkers — most of them unemployed and some from as far as Queens — queue up every day at an ATM on [...] Read full article: Hundreds join massive line at NYC ATM to...→

1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment benefits during the pandemic

1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment benefits during the pandemic

(CNN) — More than 40 million Americans have filed for first-time unemployment benefits since the coronavirus pandemic forced the US economy to shut down in... Read full article: 1 in 4 American workers have filed for u...→

Run Out of State Unemployment Benefits? You May Qualify for Additional Help

Run Out of State Unemployment Benefits? You May Qualify for Additional Help

For Julie Satterley, 2020 has been a difficult year so far. The Oakland Park resident said she was unexpectedly laid off from her job in January, right before [...] Read full article: Run Out of State Unemployment Benefits? ...→

NBC 5 Responds: Spike in Fraud Involving Unemployment Benefits Amid Pandemic

NBC 5 Responds: Spike in Fraud Involving Unemployment Benefits Amid Pandemic

More and more people across the country say scammers are using their personal information to file fraudulent unemployment claims, denying them desperately need [...] Read full article: NBC 5 Responds: Spike in Fraud Involving...→

Ride-share drivers in legal battle with Cuomo administration for unemployment benefits - amNewYork

The Taxi Workers Alliance is launching a lawsuit against the Cuomo administration and the state Department of Labor for a lack of unemployment insurance Read full article: Ride-share drivers in legal battle with ...→

Viral video shows white woman calling cops on black man because he asked her to leash her dog

Viral video shows white woman calling cops on black man because he asked her to leash her dog

"There's an African-American, he's recording me and threatening me and my dog," she claims. He'd asked her to leash her dog, as rules require. She later apolog [...] Read full article: Viral video shows white woman calling co...→

Man Walks From West Palm Beach to Tallahassee to Raise Awareness About Unemployment Issues

Man Walks From West Palm Beach to Tallahassee to Raise Awareness About Unemployment Issues

Beau Guyott says he walked from West Palm Beach to Tallahassee to raise awareness about the issues out-of-work people are facing when applying for unemployment [...] Read full article: Man Walks From West Palm Beach to Tallah...→

With Systems Overwhelmed, Thieves Using Past Security Breaches To Rip Off Unemployment Benefits

With Systems Overwhelmed, Thieves Using Past Security Breaches To Rip Off Unemployment Benefits

A recording that asks for patience on the Illinois Department of Employment Security phone line is not well received by Reginald Fitzgerald. Read full article: With Systems Overwhelmed, Thieves Using ...→

Washington scammed out of ‘hundreds of millions’ in unemployment benefits

Washington scammed out of ‘hundreds of millions’ in unemployment benefits

Scammers posing as out-of-work residents have bilked Washington State out of “hundreds of millions of dollars” in unemployment benefits. Read full article: Washington scammed out of ‘hundreds of m...→

New Unemployment Applications Roll in, Thousands Still Wait for Benefits

New Unemployment Applications Roll in, Thousands Still Wait for Benefits

Unemployment applications continue to roll in to the state’s unemployment agency, but thousands of people are still waiting to be paid. Read full article: New Unemployment Applications Roll in, T...→

Four states warn unemployment benefits applicants about data leaks

Four states warn unemployment benefits applicants about data leaks

The breaches stem from two incidents where states hired contractors to quickly implement the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program. Read full article: Four states warn unemployment benefits a...→

38.6 Million Americans Filed For Unemployment Benefits Since Mid-March

38.6 Million Americans Filed For Unemployment Benefits Since Mid-March

Even as the economy is beginning to reopen in parts of the country, layoffs and furloughs have taken hold of the US labor market. Read full article: 38.6 Million Americans Filed For Unemplo...→

US seeing the cost of late unemployment benefits

US seeing the cost of late unemployment benefits

Over 36 million American workers have applied for unemployed insurance during the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: US seeing the cost of late unemployment ...→

The man who made and delivered Michael Jordan's pizza before

The man who made and delivered Michael Jordan's pizza before "Flu Game" has finally revealed himself

Jordan got food poisoned the night before Game 5 of the 1997 NBA Finals, before going on to score 38 points as the Bulls defeated the Jazz 90-88. Read full article: The man who made and delivered Michael J...→

Virginia Lags in Implementing Extended Unemployment Benefits

Virginia Lags in Implementing Extended Unemployment Benefits

Tens of thousands of Virginians who are eligible for an expanded unemployment benefit Congress enacted in response to the coronavirus pandemic are waiting for [...] Read full article: Virginia Lags in Implementing Extended U...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: 2.1 Million More Americans File for Unemployment Benefits

Coronavirus Live Updates: 2.1 Million More Americans File for Unemployment Benefits

Testing becomes a campaign issue: President Trump would leave it to the states, while Joseph R. Biden Jr. said he would create a national program. Even the har [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: 2.1 Million Mo...→

Illinois Residents Wait For Updates, Answers on Unemployment Benefits

Illinois Residents Wait For Updates, Answers on Unemployment Benefits

Illinois residents who have filed for unemployment benefits in recent weeks tell NBC 5 the process of receiving updates about their claims from the state is ne [...] Read full article: Illinois Residents Wait For Updates, Ans...→

White woman fired from job after calling cops over black man in NY Central Park - amNewYork

BY BARBARA GOLDBERG Denouncing "racism of any kind," a global investment firm has fired a white woman after a viral video showed her calling police to say Read full article: White woman fired from job after calling...→

State may ask you to pay them back if it overpaid your unemployment benefits

State may ask you to pay them back if it overpaid your unemployment benefits

As many Floridians continue to wait on money from the state for their unemployment checks, others say they are just trying to turn off the payments. Read full article: State may ask you to pay them back if it...→

Woman Says She Had to File Her Taxes While Applying for Unemployment Benefits

Woman Says She Had to File Her Taxes While Applying for Unemployment Benefits

NBC 6 Responds first interviewed Spring Rice, who is self-employed, in early May. That’s when she said she kept getting the same error message every time she t [...] Read full article: Woman Says She Had to File Her Taxes Whi...→

Still waiting for unemployment benefits? Fill out this form and we'll send it to FLDEO

Still waiting for unemployment benefits? Fill out this form and we'll send it to FLDEO

Are you still waiting on your unemployment benefits? Fill out this form with your information and we'll send it to the Florida Department of Economic Opportuni [...] Read full article: Still waiting for unemployment benefits?...→

California repays $1.4B loan for unemployment benefits

California repays $1.4B loan for unemployment benefits

During severe economic downturns, it’s not unusual for states to turn to the federal government for loans to cover their share of unemployment insurance, which [...] Read full article: California repays $1.4B loan for unemplo...→

McConnell vows end to enhanced unemployment benefits

McConnell vows end to enhanced unemployment benefits

The Senate majority leader took a hard line in a conference call with House Republicans. Read full article: McConnell vows end to enhanced unemploym...→

Uber and Lyft drivers are suing New York state over unemployment benefits

Uber and Lyft drivers are suing New York state over unemployment benefits

(CNN) — A federal lawsuit alleges that New York State has refused to pay or has delayed the payment of unemployment benefits to drivers for... Read full article: Uber and Lyft drivers are suing New York...→

2.12 Million More Americans File for Unemployment Benefits

2.12 Million More Americans File for Unemployment Benefits

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits held above 2 million last week for a 10th straight week amid job cuts by U.S. state and local governme [...] Read full article: 2.12 Million More Americans File for Une...→

NYC mayor condemns white woman calling cops on black man in Central Park as

NYC mayor condemns white woman calling cops on black man in Central Park as "racism, plain and simple"

"The video out of Central Park is racism, plain and simple. She called the police BECAUSE he was a Black man. Even though she was the one breaking the rules. S [...] Read full article: NYC mayor condemns white woman calling c...→

Video of white woman calling cops on black man in Central Park draws outrage

Video of white woman calling cops on black man in Central Park draws outrage

A video of a white woman calling the cops on a black man because he asked her to leash her dog in Central Park Monday is drawing outrage on social media. Read full article: Video of white woman calling cops on bla...→

Opinion: Stop Taxing Unemployment Benefits

Opinion: Stop Taxing Unemployment Benefits

'Millions of New Yorkers receiving unemployment insurance benefits (UI) will be faced with one of UI’s absurd and counter-intuitive realities – the money is ta [...] Read full article: Opinion: Stop Taxing Unemployment Benefi...→

People caravan, stage die-in to protest state’s failure to distribute unemployment benefits

People caravan, stage die-in to protest state’s failure to distribute unemployment benefits

MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - People drove through South Florida in a caravan and staged a die-in in Miami Beach to protest the state’s failures... Read full article: People caravan, stage die-in to protest ...→

COVID-19 unemployment: Before cutting benefits, make sure workers can get work

COVID-19 unemployment: Before cutting benefits, make sure workers can get work

Republicans say they fear that workers who get federal assistance won’t go back to their jobs when they can. To which we would ask: What jobs? Read full article: COVID-19 unemployment: Before cutting be...→

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits in the two months sin [...]

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits in the two months sin [...]

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits in the two months since the coronavirus took hold in the U.S. has swelled to nearly 39 million Read full article: The number of Americans applying for une...→

New Jersey Loses 757,700 Jobs In April, Now 1 in 7 Workers Seeking Unemployment Benefits

New Jersey Loses 757,700 Jobs In April, Now 1 in 7 Workers Seeking Unemployment Benefits

An estimated 70,000 people were already out of work before coronavirus hit New Jersey, causing labor numbers from fall from best-ever 10 months ago to worst-ev [...] Read full article: New Jersey Loses 757,700 Jobs In April, ...→

Floridians Still Waiting for Unemployment Benefits After State Received Funding

Floridians Still Waiting for Unemployment Benefits After State Received Funding

Records show the state of Florida received federal funding in the beginning of April to help residents get benefits needed after filing for unemployment due to [...] Read full article: Floridians Still Waiting for Unemploymen...→

Hundreds join massive line at NYC ATM to access unemployment benefits

Hundreds join massive line at NYC ATM to access unemployment benefits

It’s an ATM to die for. A conveyor belt of cash-strapped New Yorkers — most of them unemployed and some from as far as Queens — queue up every day at an ATM on [...] Read full article: Hundreds join massive line at NYC ATM to...→

Uber and Lyft drivers are suing New York state over unemployment benefits

Uber and Lyft drivers are suing New York state over unemployment benefits

(CNN) — A federal lawsuit alleges that New York State has refused to pay or has delayed the payment of unemployment benefits to drivers for... Read full article: Uber and Lyft drivers are suing New York...→

1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment benefits during the pandemic

1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment benefits during the pandemic

(CNN) — More than 40 million Americans have filed for first-time unemployment benefits since the coronavirus pandemic forced the US economy to shut down in... Read full article: 1 in 4 American workers have filed for u...→

Illinois Residents Wait For Updates, Answers on Unemployment Benefits

Illinois Residents Wait For Updates, Answers on Unemployment Benefits

Illinois residents who have filed for unemployment benefits in recent weeks tell NBC 5 the process of receiving updates about their claims from the state is ne [...] Read full article: Illinois Residents Wait For Updates, Ans...→

NBC 5 Responds: Spike in Fraud Involving Unemployment Benefits Amid Pandemic

NBC 5 Responds: Spike in Fraud Involving Unemployment Benefits Amid Pandemic

More and more people across the country say scammers are using their personal information to file fraudulent unemployment claims, denying them desperately need [...] Read full article: NBC 5 Responds: Spike in Fraud Involving...→

Viral video shows white woman calling cops on black man because he asked her to leash her dog

Viral video shows white woman calling cops on black man because he asked her to leash her dog

"There's an African-American, he's recording me and threatening me and my dog," she claims. He'd asked her to leash her dog, as rules require. She later apolog [...] Read full article: Viral video shows white woman calling co...→

Video of white woman calling cops on black man in Central Park draws outrage

Video of white woman calling cops on black man in Central Park draws outrage

A video of a white woman calling the cops on a black man because he asked her to leash her dog in Central Park Monday is drawing outrage on social media. Read full article: Video of white woman calling cops on bla...→

State may ask you to pay them back if it overpaid your unemployment benefits

State may ask you to pay them back if it overpaid your unemployment benefits

As many Floridians continue to wait on money from the state for their unemployment checks, others say they are just trying to turn off the payments. Read full article: State may ask you to pay them back if it...→

With Systems Overwhelmed, Thieves Using Past Security Breaches To Rip Off Unemployment Benefits

With Systems Overwhelmed, Thieves Using Past Security Breaches To Rip Off Unemployment Benefits

A recording that asks for patience on the Illinois Department of Employment Security phone line is not well received by Reginald Fitzgerald. Read full article: With Systems Overwhelmed, Thieves Using ...→

People caravan, stage die-in to protest state’s failure to distribute unemployment benefits

People caravan, stage die-in to protest state’s failure to distribute unemployment benefits

MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - People drove through South Florida in a caravan and staged a die-in in Miami Beach to protest the state’s failures... Read full article: People caravan, stage die-in to protest ...→

Still waiting for unemployment benefits? Fill out this form and we'll send it to FLDEO

Still waiting for unemployment benefits? Fill out this form and we'll send it to FLDEO

Are you still waiting on your unemployment benefits? Fill out this form with your information and we'll send it to the Florida Department of Economic Opportuni [...] Read full article: Still waiting for unemployment benefits?...→

New Unemployment Applications Roll in, Thousands Still Wait for Benefits

New Unemployment Applications Roll in, Thousands Still Wait for Benefits

Unemployment applications continue to roll in to the state’s unemployment agency, but thousands of people are still waiting to be paid. Read full article: New Unemployment Applications Roll in, T...→

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits in the two months sin [...]

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits in the two months sin [...]

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits in the two months since the coronavirus took hold in the U.S. has swelled to nearly 39 million Read full article: The number of Americans applying for une...→

38.6 Million Americans Filed For Unemployment Benefits Since Mid-March

38.6 Million Americans Filed For Unemployment Benefits Since Mid-March

Even as the economy is beginning to reopen in parts of the country, layoffs and furloughs have taken hold of the US labor market. Read full article: 38.6 Million Americans Filed For Unemplo...→

McConnell vows end to enhanced unemployment benefits

McConnell vows end to enhanced unemployment benefits

The Senate majority leader took a hard line in a conference call with House Republicans. Read full article: McConnell vows end to enhanced unemploym...→

The man who made and delivered Michael Jordan's pizza before

The man who made and delivered Michael Jordan's pizza before "Flu Game" has finally revealed himself

Jordan got food poisoned the night before Game 5 of the 1997 NBA Finals, before going on to score 38 points as the Bulls defeated the Jazz 90-88. Read full article: The man who made and delivered Michael J...→

Virginia Lags in Implementing Extended Unemployment Benefits

Virginia Lags in Implementing Extended Unemployment Benefits

Tens of thousands of Virginians who are eligible for an expanded unemployment benefit Congress enacted in response to the coronavirus pandemic are waiting for [...] Read full article: Virginia Lags in Implementing Extended U...→

2.12 Million More Americans File for Unemployment Benefits

2.12 Million More Americans File for Unemployment Benefits

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits held above 2 million last week for a 10th straight week amid job cuts by U.S. state and local governme [...] Read full article: 2.12 Million More Americans File for Une...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: 2.1 Million More Americans File for Unemployment Benefits

Coronavirus Live Updates: 2.1 Million More Americans File for Unemployment Benefits

Testing becomes a campaign issue: President Trump would leave it to the states, while Joseph R. Biden Jr. said he would create a national program. Even the har [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: 2.1 Million Mo...→

Run Out of State Unemployment Benefits? You May Qualify for Additional Help

Run Out of State Unemployment Benefits? You May Qualify for Additional Help

For Julie Satterley, 2020 has been a difficult year so far. The Oakland Park resident said she was unexpectedly laid off from her job in January, right before [...] Read full article: Run Out of State Unemployment Benefits? ...→

White woman fired from job after calling cops over black man in NY Central Park - amNewYork

BY BARBARA GOLDBERG Denouncing "racism of any kind," a global investment firm has fired a white woman after a viral video showed her calling police to say Read full article: White woman fired from job after calling...→

Ride-share drivers in legal battle with Cuomo administration for unemployment benefits - amNewYork

The Taxi Workers Alliance is launching a lawsuit against the Cuomo administration and the state Department of Labor for a lack of unemployment insurance Read full article: Ride-share drivers in legal battle with ...→

NYC mayor condemns white woman calling cops on black man in Central Park as

NYC mayor condemns white woman calling cops on black man in Central Park as "racism, plain and simple"

"The video out of Central Park is racism, plain and simple. She called the police BECAUSE he was a Black man. Even though she was the one breaking the rules. S [...] Read full article: NYC mayor condemns white woman calling c...→

Man Walks From West Palm Beach to Tallahassee to Raise Awareness About Unemployment Issues

Man Walks From West Palm Beach to Tallahassee to Raise Awareness About Unemployment Issues

Beau Guyott says he walked from West Palm Beach to Tallahassee to raise awareness about the issues out-of-work people are facing when applying for unemployment [...] Read full article: Man Walks From West Palm Beach to Tallah...→

Opinion: Stop Taxing Unemployment Benefits

Opinion: Stop Taxing Unemployment Benefits

'Millions of New Yorkers receiving unemployment insurance benefits (UI) will be faced with one of UI’s absurd and counter-intuitive realities – the money is ta [...] Read full article: Opinion: Stop Taxing Unemployment Benefi...→

Woman Says She Had to File Her Taxes While Applying for Unemployment Benefits

Woman Says She Had to File Her Taxes While Applying for Unemployment Benefits

NBC 6 Responds first interviewed Spring Rice, who is self-employed, in early May. That’s when she said she kept getting the same error message every time she t [...] Read full article: Woman Says She Had to File Her Taxes Whi...→

Washington scammed out of ‘hundreds of millions’ in unemployment benefits

Washington scammed out of ‘hundreds of millions’ in unemployment benefits

Scammers posing as out-of-work residents have bilked Washington State out of “hundreds of millions of dollars” in unemployment benefits. Read full article: Washington scammed out of ‘hundreds of m...→

COVID-19 unemployment: Before cutting benefits, make sure workers can get work

COVID-19 unemployment: Before cutting benefits, make sure workers can get work

Republicans say they fear that workers who get federal assistance won’t go back to their jobs when they can. To which we would ask: What jobs? Read full article: COVID-19 unemployment: Before cutting be...→

California repays $1.4B loan for unemployment benefits

California repays $1.4B loan for unemployment benefits

During severe economic downturns, it’s not unusual for states to turn to the federal government for loans to cover their share of unemployment insurance, which [...] Read full article: California repays $1.4B loan for unemplo...→

Four states warn unemployment benefits applicants about data leaks

Four states warn unemployment benefits applicants about data leaks

The breaches stem from two incidents where states hired contractors to quickly implement the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program. Read full article: Four states warn unemployment benefits a...→

New Jersey Loses 757,700 Jobs In April, Now 1 in 7 Workers Seeking Unemployment Benefits

New Jersey Loses 757,700 Jobs In April, Now 1 in 7 Workers Seeking Unemployment Benefits

An estimated 70,000 people were already out of work before coronavirus hit New Jersey, causing labor numbers from fall from best-ever 10 months ago to worst-ev [...] Read full article: New Jersey Loses 757,700 Jobs In April, ...→

US seeing the cost of late unemployment benefits

US seeing the cost of late unemployment benefits

Over 36 million American workers have applied for unemployed insurance during the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: US seeing the cost of late unemployment ...→

Floridians Still Waiting for Unemployment Benefits After State Received Funding

Floridians Still Waiting for Unemployment Benefits After State Received Funding

Records show the state of Florida received federal funding in the beginning of April to help residents get benefits needed after filing for unemployment due to [...] Read full article: Floridians Still Waiting for Unemploymen...→

Hundreds join massive line at NYC ATM to access unemployment benefits

Hundreds join massive line at NYC ATM to access unemployment benefits

It’s an ATM to die for. A conveyor belt of cash-strapped New Yorkers — most of them unemployed and some from as far as Queens — queue up every day at an ATM on [...] Read full article: Hundreds join massive line at NYC ATM to...→

Virginia Lags in Implementing Extended Unemployment Benefits

Virginia Lags in Implementing Extended Unemployment Benefits

Tens of thousands of Virginians who are eligible for an expanded unemployment benefit Congress enacted in response to the coronavirus pandemic are waiting for [...] Read full article: Virginia Lags in Implementing Extended U...→

Uber and Lyft drivers are suing New York state over unemployment benefits

Uber and Lyft drivers are suing New York state over unemployment benefits

(CNN) — A federal lawsuit alleges that New York State has refused to pay or has delayed the payment of unemployment benefits to drivers for... Read full article: Uber and Lyft drivers are suing New York...→

2.12 Million More Americans File for Unemployment Benefits

2.12 Million More Americans File for Unemployment Benefits

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits held above 2 million last week for a 10th straight week amid job cuts by U.S. state and local governme [...] Read full article: 2.12 Million More Americans File for Une...→

1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment benefits during the pandemic

1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment benefits during the pandemic

(CNN) — More than 40 million Americans have filed for first-time unemployment benefits since the coronavirus pandemic forced the US economy to shut down in... Read full article: 1 in 4 American workers have filed for u...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: 2.1 Million More Americans File for Unemployment Benefits

Coronavirus Live Updates: 2.1 Million More Americans File for Unemployment Benefits

Testing becomes a campaign issue: President Trump would leave it to the states, while Joseph R. Biden Jr. said he would create a national program. Even the har [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: 2.1 Million Mo...→

Run Out of State Unemployment Benefits? You May Qualify for Additional Help

Run Out of State Unemployment Benefits? You May Qualify for Additional Help

For Julie Satterley, 2020 has been a difficult year so far. The Oakland Park resident said she was unexpectedly laid off from her job in January, right before [...] Read full article: Run Out of State Unemployment Benefits? ...→

Illinois Residents Wait For Updates, Answers on Unemployment Benefits

Illinois Residents Wait For Updates, Answers on Unemployment Benefits

Illinois residents who have filed for unemployment benefits in recent weeks tell NBC 5 the process of receiving updates about their claims from the state is ne [...] Read full article: Illinois Residents Wait For Updates, Ans...→

NBC 5 Responds: Spike in Fraud Involving Unemployment Benefits Amid Pandemic

NBC 5 Responds: Spike in Fraud Involving Unemployment Benefits Amid Pandemic

More and more people across the country say scammers are using their personal information to file fraudulent unemployment claims, denying them desperately need [...] Read full article: NBC 5 Responds: Spike in Fraud Involving...→

White woman fired from job after calling cops over black man in NY Central Park - amNewYork

BY BARBARA GOLDBERG Denouncing "racism of any kind," a global investment firm has fired a white woman after a viral video showed her calling police to say Read full article: White woman fired from job after calling...→

Ride-share drivers in legal battle with Cuomo administration for unemployment benefits - amNewYork

The Taxi Workers Alliance is launching a lawsuit against the Cuomo administration and the state Department of Labor for a lack of unemployment insurance Read full article: Ride-share drivers in legal battle with ...→

NYC mayor condemns white woman calling cops on black man in Central Park as

NYC mayor condemns white woman calling cops on black man in Central Park as "racism, plain and simple"

"The video out of Central Park is racism, plain and simple. She called the police BECAUSE he was a Black man. Even though she was the one breaking the rules. S [...] Read full article: NYC mayor condemns white woman calling c...→

Viral video shows white woman calling cops on black man because he asked her to leash her dog

Viral video shows white woman calling cops on black man because he asked her to leash her dog

"There's an African-American, he's recording me and threatening me and my dog," she claims. He'd asked her to leash her dog, as rules require. She later apolog [...] Read full article: Viral video shows white woman calling co...→

Video of white woman calling cops on black man in Central Park draws outrage

Video of white woman calling cops on black man in Central Park draws outrage

A video of a white woman calling the cops on a black man because he asked her to leash her dog in Central Park Monday is drawing outrage on social media. Read full article: Video of white woman calling cops on bla...→

Man Walks From West Palm Beach to Tallahassee to Raise Awareness About Unemployment Issues

Man Walks From West Palm Beach to Tallahassee to Raise Awareness About Unemployment Issues

Beau Guyott says he walked from West Palm Beach to Tallahassee to raise awareness about the issues out-of-work people are facing when applying for unemployment [...] Read full article: Man Walks From West Palm Beach to Tallah...→

State may ask you to pay them back if it overpaid your unemployment benefits

State may ask you to pay them back if it overpaid your unemployment benefits

As many Floridians continue to wait on money from the state for their unemployment checks, others say they are just trying to turn off the payments. Read full article: State may ask you to pay them back if it...→

Opinion: Stop Taxing Unemployment Benefits

Opinion: Stop Taxing Unemployment Benefits

'Millions of New Yorkers receiving unemployment insurance benefits (UI) will be faced with one of UI’s absurd and counter-intuitive realities – the money is ta [...] Read full article: Opinion: Stop Taxing Unemployment Benefi...→

With Systems Overwhelmed, Thieves Using Past Security Breaches To Rip Off Unemployment Benefits

With Systems Overwhelmed, Thieves Using Past Security Breaches To Rip Off Unemployment Benefits

A recording that asks for patience on the Illinois Department of Employment Security phone line is not well received by Reginald Fitzgerald. Read full article: With Systems Overwhelmed, Thieves Using ...→

Woman Says She Had to File Her Taxes While Applying for Unemployment Benefits

Woman Says She Had to File Her Taxes While Applying for Unemployment Benefits

NBC 6 Responds first interviewed Spring Rice, who is self-employed, in early May. That’s when she said she kept getting the same error message every time she t [...] Read full article: Woman Says She Had to File Her Taxes Whi...→

People caravan, stage die-in to protest state’s failure to distribute unemployment benefits

People caravan, stage die-in to protest state’s failure to distribute unemployment benefits

MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - People drove through South Florida in a caravan and staged a die-in in Miami Beach to protest the state’s failures... Read full article: People caravan, stage die-in to protest ...→

Washington scammed out of ‘hundreds of millions’ in unemployment benefits

Washington scammed out of ‘hundreds of millions’ in unemployment benefits

Scammers posing as out-of-work residents have bilked Washington State out of “hundreds of millions of dollars” in unemployment benefits. Read full article: Washington scammed out of ‘hundreds of m...→

Still waiting for unemployment benefits? Fill out this form and we'll send it to FLDEO

Still waiting for unemployment benefits? Fill out this form and we'll send it to FLDEO

Are you still waiting on your unemployment benefits? Fill out this form with your information and we'll send it to the Florida Department of Economic Opportuni [...] Read full article: Still waiting for unemployment benefits?...→

COVID-19 unemployment: Before cutting benefits, make sure workers can get work

COVID-19 unemployment: Before cutting benefits, make sure workers can get work

Republicans say they fear that workers who get federal assistance won’t go back to their jobs when they can. To which we would ask: What jobs? Read full article: COVID-19 unemployment: Before cutting be...→

New Unemployment Applications Roll in, Thousands Still Wait for Benefits

New Unemployment Applications Roll in, Thousands Still Wait for Benefits

Unemployment applications continue to roll in to the state’s unemployment agency, but thousands of people are still waiting to be paid. Read full article: New Unemployment Applications Roll in, T...→

California repays $1.4B loan for unemployment benefits

California repays $1.4B loan for unemployment benefits

During severe economic downturns, it’s not unusual for states to turn to the federal government for loans to cover their share of unemployment insurance, which [...] Read full article: California repays $1.4B loan for unemplo...→

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits in the two months sin [...]

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits in the two months sin [...]

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits in the two months since the coronavirus took hold in the U.S. has swelled to nearly 39 million Read full article: The number of Americans applying for une...→

Four states warn unemployment benefits applicants about data leaks

Four states warn unemployment benefits applicants about data leaks

The breaches stem from two incidents where states hired contractors to quickly implement the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program. Read full article: Four states warn unemployment benefits a...→

New Jersey Loses 757,700 Jobs In April, Now 1 in 7 Workers Seeking Unemployment Benefits

New Jersey Loses 757,700 Jobs In April, Now 1 in 7 Workers Seeking Unemployment Benefits

An estimated 70,000 people were already out of work before coronavirus hit New Jersey, causing labor numbers from fall from best-ever 10 months ago to worst-ev [...] Read full article: New Jersey Loses 757,700 Jobs In April, ...→

38.6 Million Americans Filed For Unemployment Benefits Since Mid-March

38.6 Million Americans Filed For Unemployment Benefits Since Mid-March

Even as the economy is beginning to reopen in parts of the country, layoffs and furloughs have taken hold of the US labor market. Read full article: 38.6 Million Americans Filed For Unemplo...→

US seeing the cost of late unemployment benefits

US seeing the cost of late unemployment benefits

Over 36 million American workers have applied for unemployed insurance during the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: US seeing the cost of late unemployment ...→

McConnell vows end to enhanced unemployment benefits

McConnell vows end to enhanced unemployment benefits

The Senate majority leader took a hard line in a conference call with House Republicans. Read full article: McConnell vows end to enhanced unemploym...→

Floridians Still Waiting for Unemployment Benefits After State Received Funding

Floridians Still Waiting for Unemployment Benefits After State Received Funding

Records show the state of Florida received federal funding in the beginning of April to help residents get benefits needed after filing for unemployment due to [...] Read full article: Floridians Still Waiting for Unemploymen...→

The man who made and delivered Michael Jordan's pizza before

The man who made and delivered Michael Jordan's pizza before "Flu Game" has finally revealed himself

Jordan got food poisoned the night before Game 5 of the 1997 NBA Finals, before going on to score 38 points as the Bulls defeated the Jazz 90-88. Read full article: The man who made and delivered Michael J...→