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New coronavirus unemployment assistance guidance may leave out workers it is supposed to help, experts say

One expert even called the rules "criminally narrow" and argued that they will "greatly undermine the effectiveness of the system." Read full article: New coronavirus unemployment assistance ...→

New coronavirus unemployment assistance guidance may leave out workers it is supposed to help, experts say

One expert even called the rules "criminally narrow" and argued that they will "greatly undermine the effectiveness of the system." Read full article: New coronavirus unemployment assistance ...→

Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes Coronavirus Guidance

Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes Coronavirus Guidance

U.S. health officials removed some coronavirus reopening tips for religious organizations only hours after posting them late last week, deleting guidance that [...] Read full article: Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes C...→

CBS 2 Goes To Gov. Pritzker With Illinois Unemployment Workers' Claims About Understaffing, Other Issues

CBS 2 Goes To Gov. Pritzker With Illinois Unemployment Workers' Claims About Understaffing, Other Issues

We have taken the allegations made by IDES workers to Gov. JB Pritzker to see how he plans to address the concerns they brought up. Read full article: CBS 2 Goes To Gov. Pritzker With Illinoi...→

Workers returning to office buildings may face health risks other than coronavirus

Workers returning to office buildings may face health risks other than coronavirus

If buildings have not had water flowing through them during the lockdowns, there could be a risk of getting Legionnaires' disease​. Read full article: Workers returning to office buildings ma...→

Coronavirus: 12 workers at Oakland Cardenas Markets test positive for COVID-19

Coronavirus: 12 workers at Oakland Cardenas Markets test positive for COVID-19

OAKLAND — A dozen workers at Cardenas Markets in Fruitvale have tested positive for coronavirus, a company spokesperson said Wednesday. The company was notifie [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 12 workers at Oakland Carde...→

Coronavirus: California unemployment claims fall to two-month low

Coronavirus: California unemployment claims fall to two-month low

An estimated 212,300 California workers filed first-time claims for unemployment benefits during the week that ended on May 23, the U.S. Labor Department repor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: California unemployment cla...→

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...→

Coronavirus: 5 million California unemployment claims in two months

Coronavirus: 5 million California unemployment claims in two months

A growing number of jobless California workers report that the Employment Development Department is now answering phone calls rarely in the wake of a head-spin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 5 million California unempl...→

Gov. Whitmer expands work share program helping employers transition workers back from unemployment

Gov. Whitmer expands work share program helping employers transition workers back from unemployment

Some Michigan businesses began reopening Tuesday and in response, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is expanding the state's work share program to help employers transitio [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer expands work share program ...→

Colombian factory offers on-site bedrooms for workers to reduce coronavirus exposure

Colombian factory offers on-site bedrooms for workers to reduce coronavirus exposure

Colombian seamstress Nazly Penagos got an unusual offer from her boss: Come live inside the Bogota factory to reduce the chance of getting sick with the novel [...] Read full article: Colombian factory offers on-site bedroom...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: As Meatpacking Plants Reopen, Data on Ill Workers Is Elusive

Coronavirus Live Updates: As Meatpacking Plants Reopen, Data on Ill Workers Is Elusive

Mixed messages have left many workers and their communities in the dark about the extent of the spread of the coronavirus. Crime is down in many U.S. cities du [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: As Meatpacking...→

Families of NY workers who died fighting coronavirus will get death benefits

Families of NY workers who died fighting coronavirus will get death benefits

The families of New York’s public workers who gave their lives fighting the coronavirus will receive death benefits from the state and local governments, Gov. [...] Read full article: Families of NY workers who died fighting...→

Missouri hairstylist went to work with coronavirus symptoms, exposed 91 clients, co-workers: officials

Missouri hairstylist went to work with coronavirus symptoms, exposed 91 clients, co-workers: officials

Missouri health officials have issued a public warning after a hairstylist exposed 91 people to the coronavirus at a hair salon. Read full article: Missouri hairstylist went to work with c...→

SJ Businesses Struggle To Bring Back Workers Laid Off Due To COVID-19 Making More On Unemployment

SJ Businesses Struggle To Bring Back Workers Laid Off Due To COVID-19 Making More On Unemployment

After getting laid off during the COVID-19 pandemic, some workers make more money by staying at home on unemployment than they would if they still had their jo [...] Read full article: SJ Businesses Struggle To Bring Back Wor...→

New guidance permits dentists to reopen, but some still harbor coronavirus fears

New guidance permits dentists to reopen, but some still harbor coronavirus fears

Some dentist offices are cautiously opening with safety measures in place, but fears of coronavirus persist. Read full article: New guidance permits dentists to reopen,...→

Miami Honoring Healthcare Workers, Coronavirus First Reponders With Fireworks Show

Miami Honoring Healthcare Workers, Coronavirus First Reponders With Fireworks Show

A fireworks show to honor healthcare workers and first responders on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic will take place in Miami Saturday night. The f [...] Read full article: Miami Honoring Healthcare Workers, Coron...→

WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear masks only when 'taking care of' coronavirus patients

WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear masks only when 'taking care of' coronavirus patients

The World Health Organization is recommending that healthy people, including those who don't exhibit COVID-19 symptoms, only wear masks when taking care of som [...] Read full article: WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear...→

Coronavirus: EDD launches ‘mass hiring’ to answer phones, help jobless workers

Coronavirus: EDD launches ‘mass hiring’ to answer phones, help jobless workers

A growing number of jobless California workers report that the Employment Development Department is now answering phone calls rarely in the wake of a head-spin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: EDD launches ‘mass hiring’ ...→

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...→

When can you be around others? CDC updates coronavirus guidance | WTOP

When can you be around others? CDC updates coronavirus guidance | WTOP

People who have been sick with coronavirus infections should stay away from other people, self-isolate, even after fever passes, the CDC says in updated guidan [...] Read full article: When can you be around others? CDC updat...→

Ford Plant Workers Sound Alarm About COVID-19; Expert Calls For Paid Sick Leave

Ford Plant Workers Sound Alarm About COVID-19; Expert Calls For Paid Sick Leave

It’s about more than just masks and hand sanitizer – on Tuesday night, one health expert told us what’s needed to keep people safe from the novel coronavirus a [...] Read full article: Ford Plant Workers Sound Alarm About COV...→

Putin's response to Russia's coronavirus crisis angers medical workers on frontline

Putin's response to Russia's coronavirus crisis angers medical workers on frontline

Medical staff say bonus payments have not arrived and they are concerned about a lack of protective equipment. Read full article: Putin's response to Russia's coronavirus...→

Second Missouri stylist who worked with coronavirus symptoms tests positives; 147 clients, co-workers exposed

Second Missouri stylist who worked with coronavirus symptoms tests positives; 147 clients, co-workers exposed

Two Missouri hairstylists at the same salon have potentially directly exposed 147 people to the coronavirus after working on clients while showing symptoms for [...] Read full article: Second Missouri stylist who worked with ...→

California’s undocumented workers flood agencies with calls in search of coronavirus relief

California’s undocumented workers flood agencies with calls in search of coronavirus relief

One Riverside County nonprofit reported receiving more than 1 million calls in the first 48 hours undocumented workers could apply for financial assistance mad [...] Read full article: California’s undocumented workers flood ...→

Despite Hiring More Workers, Illinois' Balky Unemployment System Continues To Vex Those In Need Of Money

Despite Hiring More Workers, Illinois' Balky Unemployment System Continues To Vex Those In Need Of Money

Illinois hired 140 people to handle the flood of applications for unemployment benefits, but applicants are still being blocked from getting money they despera [...] Read full article: Despite Hiring More Workers, Illinois' B...→

Coronavirus cut 1 million Southern California jobs in April; unemployment hits 17.7%

Coronavirus cut 1 million Southern California jobs in April; unemployment hits 17.7%

Bosses in the four-county region employed 6.69 million workers last month — smallest staffing since January 2013. Read full article: Coronavirus cut 1 million Southern Calif...→

Coronavirus unemployment: Uber, Live Nation, Outback, Kohl’s, Quakes layoffs

Coronavirus unemployment: Uber, Live Nation, Outback, Kohl’s, Quakes layoffs

With the latest round of staffing cutbacks, layoffs in the Bay Area that have been officially announced to state labor officials are now nearly at 45,000 for M [...] Read full article: Coronavirus unemployment: Uber, Live Nat...→

104 more Illinois coronavirus deaths; Pritzker issues Phase 3 guidance for churches

104 more Illinois coronavirus deaths; Pritzker issues Phase 3 guidance for churches

"The safest options remain remote and driving services, but for those that want to conduct in-person activities," Pritzker said of religious services, with the [...] Read full article: 104 more Illinois coronavirus deaths; Pr...→

After a coronavirus infection, when is it safe to be around others? CDC offers new guidance

After a coronavirus infection, when is it safe to be around others? CDC offers new guidance

For those who have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, or suspect they may be infected, knowing when it’s safe to see other people can be daunting. Read full article: After a coronavirus infection, when is i...→

Red Cross reports 208 coronavirus-related assaults on health care workers

Red Cross reports 208 coronavirus-related assaults on health care workers

Health care workers are experiencing harassment, stigmatization and physical violence, reports say. Read full article: Red Cross reports 208 coronavirus-relate...→

Workers filed 2.1 million new unemployment claims last week

Workers filed 2.1 million new unemployment claims last week

The ten-week total for claims reached 40.8 million, suggesting about a quarter of the workforce has lost jobs during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Workers filed 2.1 million new unemployme...→

'There's Just Not Enough of Us:' Illinois Unemployment Workers Allege Understaffing, ‘Insurmountable’ Workloads, Fear Of Infection As They Process Claims

'There's Just Not Enough of Us:' Illinois Unemployment Workers Allege Understaffing, ‘Insurmountable’ Workloads, Fear Of Infection As They Process Claims

CBS 2's extensive reporting as part of its “Working for Chicago” series continues to uncover how the state's system for applying for and processing unemploymen [...] Read full article: 'There's Just Not Enough of Us:' Illinoi...→

Amtrak to cut up to 20 percent of workers as coronavirus crushes ridership

Amtrak to cut up to 20 percent of workers as coronavirus crushes ridership

Amtrak plans to slash up to 20 percent of its workforce as the coronavirus pandemic devastates its ridership and revenue, reports say. Read full article: Amtrak to cut up to 20 percent of worker...→

Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cuts climb in Bay Area

Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cuts climb in Bay Area

The Olive Garden, California Pizza Kitchen, and some big-name hotels in downtown San Jose and San Francisco are among the major companies that have formally no [...] Read full article: Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cu...→

Small Firms Leave $150 Billion in Coronavirus Stimulus Untapped

Small Firms Leave $150 Billion in Coronavirus Stimulus Untapped

When the U.S. government first rolled out forgivable loans to small businesses in early April under the Paycheck Protection Program, loan officers at Bank of t [...] Read full article: Small Firms Leave $150 Billion in Corona...→

Veterans' unemployment during coronavirus outpaces rest of US

Veterans' unemployment during coronavirus outpaces rest of US

As states continue to slowly ease coronavirus-related restrictions and reopen their economies, millions continue to be impacted by job losses, particularly vet [...] Read full article: Veterans' unemployment during coronaviru...→

New CDC Guidance Says 1 In 3 With Coronavirus Never Show Any Symptoms

New CDC Guidance Says 1 In 3 With Coronavirus Never Show Any Symptoms

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say 35% of patients infected with COVID-19 as asymptomatic, and those exposed to the virus can take up to six da [...] Read full article: New CDC Guidance Says 1 In 3 With Corona...→

Meet the AAPI workers at the center of the coronavirus pandemic

Meet the AAPI workers at the center of the coronavirus pandemic

Listen to three workers talk about the highs and lows on the frontline of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Meet the AAPI workers at the center of t...→

Coronavirus infects 57 workers at New Mexico meat plant

Coronavirus infects 57 workers at New Mexico meat plant

A coronavirus outbreak at a New Mexico meat processing plant has infected 57 workers, according to reports. Read full article: Coronavirus infects 57 workers at New Me...→

Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes Coronavirus Guidance

Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes Coronavirus Guidance

U.S. health officials removed some coronavirus reopening tips for religious organizations only hours after posting them late last week, deleting guidance that [...] Read full article: Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes C...→

Coronavirus unemployment: Uber, Live Nation, Outback, Kohl’s, Quakes layoffs

Coronavirus unemployment: Uber, Live Nation, Outback, Kohl’s, Quakes layoffs

With the latest round of staffing cutbacks, layoffs in the Bay Area that have been officially announced to state labor officials are now nearly at 45,000 for M [...] Read full article: Coronavirus unemployment: Uber, Live Nat...→

WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear masks only when 'taking care of' coronavirus patients

WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear masks only when 'taking care of' coronavirus patients

The World Health Organization is recommending that healthy people, including those who don't exhibit COVID-19 symptoms, only wear masks when taking care of som [...] Read full article: WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear...→

Workers returning to office buildings may face health risks other than coronavirus

Workers returning to office buildings may face health risks other than coronavirus

If buildings have not had water flowing through them during the lockdowns, there could be a risk of getting Legionnaires' disease​. Read full article: Workers returning to office buildings ma...→

After a coronavirus infection, when is it safe to be around others? CDC offers new guidance

After a coronavirus infection, when is it safe to be around others? CDC offers new guidance

For those who have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, or suspect they may be infected, knowing when it’s safe to see other people can be daunting. Read full article: After a coronavirus infection, when is i...→

Coronavirus: EDD launches ‘mass hiring’ to answer phones, help jobless workers

Coronavirus: EDD launches ‘mass hiring’ to answer phones, help jobless workers

A growing number of jobless California workers report that the Employment Development Department is now answering phone calls rarely in the wake of a head-spin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: EDD launches ‘mass hiring’ ...→

Red Cross reports 208 coronavirus-related assaults on health care workers

Red Cross reports 208 coronavirus-related assaults on health care workers

Health care workers are experiencing harassment, stigmatization and physical violence, reports say. Read full article: Red Cross reports 208 coronavirus-relate...→

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...→

'There's Just Not Enough of Us:' Illinois Unemployment Workers Allege Understaffing, ‘Insurmountable’ Workloads, Fear Of Infection As They Process Claims

'There's Just Not Enough of Us:' Illinois Unemployment Workers Allege Understaffing, ‘Insurmountable’ Workloads, Fear Of Infection As They Process Claims

CBS 2's extensive reporting as part of its “Working for Chicago” series continues to uncover how the state's system for applying for and processing unemploymen [...] Read full article: 'There's Just Not Enough of Us:' Illinoi...→

When can you be around others? CDC updates coronavirus guidance | WTOP

When can you be around others? CDC updates coronavirus guidance | WTOP

People who have been sick with coronavirus infections should stay away from other people, self-isolate, even after fever passes, the CDC says in updated guidan [...] Read full article: When can you be around others? CDC updat...→

Colombian factory offers on-site bedrooms for workers to reduce coronavirus exposure

Colombian factory offers on-site bedrooms for workers to reduce coronavirus exposure

Colombian seamstress Nazly Penagos got an unusual offer from her boss: Come live inside the Bogota factory to reduce the chance of getting sick with the novel [...] Read full article: Colombian factory offers on-site bedroom...→

Small Firms Leave $150 Billion in Coronavirus Stimulus Untapped

Small Firms Leave $150 Billion in Coronavirus Stimulus Untapped

When the U.S. government first rolled out forgivable loans to small businesses in early April under the Paycheck Protection Program, loan officers at Bank of t [...] Read full article: Small Firms Leave $150 Billion in Corona...→

Families of NY workers who died fighting coronavirus will get death benefits

Families of NY workers who died fighting coronavirus will get death benefits

The families of New York’s public workers who gave their lives fighting the coronavirus will receive death benefits from the state and local governments, Gov. [...] Read full article: Families of NY workers who died fighting...→

California’s undocumented workers flood agencies with calls in search of coronavirus relief

California’s undocumented workers flood agencies with calls in search of coronavirus relief

One Riverside County nonprofit reported receiving more than 1 million calls in the first 48 hours undocumented workers could apply for financial assistance mad [...] Read full article: California’s undocumented workers flood ...→

SJ Businesses Struggle To Bring Back Workers Laid Off Due To COVID-19 Making More On Unemployment

SJ Businesses Struggle To Bring Back Workers Laid Off Due To COVID-19 Making More On Unemployment

After getting laid off during the COVID-19 pandemic, some workers make more money by staying at home on unemployment than they would if they still had their jo [...] Read full article: SJ Businesses Struggle To Bring Back Wor...→

Meet the AAPI workers at the center of the coronavirus pandemic

Meet the AAPI workers at the center of the coronavirus pandemic

Listen to three workers talk about the highs and lows on the frontline of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Meet the AAPI workers at the center of t...→

Coronavirus cut 1 million Southern California jobs in April; unemployment hits 17.7%

Coronavirus cut 1 million Southern California jobs in April; unemployment hits 17.7%

Bosses in the four-county region employed 6.69 million workers last month — smallest staffing since January 2013. Read full article: Coronavirus cut 1 million Southern Calif...→

Miami Honoring Healthcare Workers, Coronavirus First Reponders With Fireworks Show

Miami Honoring Healthcare Workers, Coronavirus First Reponders With Fireworks Show

A fireworks show to honor healthcare workers and first responders on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic will take place in Miami Saturday night. The f [...] Read full article: Miami Honoring Healthcare Workers, Coron...→

CBS 2 Goes To Gov. Pritzker With Illinois Unemployment Workers' Claims About Understaffing, Other Issues

CBS 2 Goes To Gov. Pritzker With Illinois Unemployment Workers' Claims About Understaffing, Other Issues

We have taken the allegations made by IDES workers to Gov. JB Pritzker to see how he plans to address the concerns they brought up. Read full article: CBS 2 Goes To Gov. Pritzker With Illinoi...→

104 more Illinois coronavirus deaths; Pritzker issues Phase 3 guidance for churches

104 more Illinois coronavirus deaths; Pritzker issues Phase 3 guidance for churches

"The safest options remain remote and driving services, but for those that want to conduct in-person activities," Pritzker said of religious services, with the [...] Read full article: 104 more Illinois coronavirus deaths; Pr...→

Coronavirus: 12 workers at Oakland Cardenas Markets test positive for COVID-19

Coronavirus: 12 workers at Oakland Cardenas Markets test positive for COVID-19

OAKLAND — A dozen workers at Cardenas Markets in Fruitvale have tested positive for coronavirus, a company spokesperson said Wednesday. The company was notifie [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 12 workers at Oakland Carde...→

Coronavirus: California unemployment claims fall to two-month low

Coronavirus: California unemployment claims fall to two-month low

An estimated 212,300 California workers filed first-time claims for unemployment benefits during the week that ended on May 23, the U.S. Labor Department repor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: California unemployment cla...→

Workers filed 2.1 million new unemployment claims last week

Workers filed 2.1 million new unemployment claims last week

The ten-week total for claims reached 40.8 million, suggesting about a quarter of the workforce has lost jobs during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Workers filed 2.1 million new unemployme...→

Coronavirus: 5 million California unemployment claims in two months

Coronavirus: 5 million California unemployment claims in two months

A growing number of jobless California workers report that the Employment Development Department is now answering phone calls rarely in the wake of a head-spin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 5 million California unempl...→

Amtrak to cut up to 20 percent of workers as coronavirus crushes ridership

Amtrak to cut up to 20 percent of workers as coronavirus crushes ridership

Amtrak plans to slash up to 20 percent of its workforce as the coronavirus pandemic devastates its ridership and revenue, reports say. Read full article: Amtrak to cut up to 20 percent of worker...→

Ford Plant Workers Sound Alarm About COVID-19; Expert Calls For Paid Sick Leave

Ford Plant Workers Sound Alarm About COVID-19; Expert Calls For Paid Sick Leave

It’s about more than just masks and hand sanitizer – on Tuesday night, one health expert told us what’s needed to keep people safe from the novel coronavirus a [...] Read full article: Ford Plant Workers Sound Alarm About COV...→

Gov. Whitmer expands work share program helping employers transition workers back from unemployment

Gov. Whitmer expands work share program helping employers transition workers back from unemployment

Some Michigan businesses began reopening Tuesday and in response, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is expanding the state's work share program to help employers transitio [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer expands work share program ...→

Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cuts climb in Bay Area

Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cuts climb in Bay Area

The Olive Garden, California Pizza Kitchen, and some big-name hotels in downtown San Jose and San Francisco are among the major companies that have formally no [...] Read full article: Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cu...→

Putin's response to Russia's coronavirus crisis angers medical workers on frontline

Putin's response to Russia's coronavirus crisis angers medical workers on frontline

Medical staff say bonus payments have not arrived and they are concerned about a lack of protective equipment. Read full article: Putin's response to Russia's coronavirus...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: As Meatpacking Plants Reopen, Data on Ill Workers Is Elusive

Coronavirus Live Updates: As Meatpacking Plants Reopen, Data on Ill Workers Is Elusive

Mixed messages have left many workers and their communities in the dark about the extent of the spread of the coronavirus. Crime is down in many U.S. cities du [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: As Meatpacking...→

Veterans' unemployment during coronavirus outpaces rest of US

Veterans' unemployment during coronavirus outpaces rest of US

As states continue to slowly ease coronavirus-related restrictions and reopen their economies, millions continue to be impacted by job losses, particularly vet [...] Read full article: Veterans' unemployment during coronaviru...→

Second Missouri stylist who worked with coronavirus symptoms tests positives; 147 clients, co-workers exposed

Second Missouri stylist who worked with coronavirus symptoms tests positives; 147 clients, co-workers exposed

Two Missouri hairstylists at the same salon have potentially directly exposed 147 people to the coronavirus after working on clients while showing symptoms for [...] Read full article: Second Missouri stylist who worked with ...→

Missouri hairstylist went to work with coronavirus symptoms, exposed 91 clients, co-workers: officials

Missouri hairstylist went to work with coronavirus symptoms, exposed 91 clients, co-workers: officials

Missouri health officials have issued a public warning after a hairstylist exposed 91 people to the coronavirus at a hair salon. Read full article: Missouri hairstylist went to work with c...→

New CDC Guidance Says 1 In 3 With Coronavirus Never Show Any Symptoms

New CDC Guidance Says 1 In 3 With Coronavirus Never Show Any Symptoms

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say 35% of patients infected with COVID-19 as asymptomatic, and those exposed to the virus can take up to six da [...] Read full article: New CDC Guidance Says 1 In 3 With Corona...→

Despite Hiring More Workers, Illinois' Balky Unemployment System Continues To Vex Those In Need Of Money

Despite Hiring More Workers, Illinois' Balky Unemployment System Continues To Vex Those In Need Of Money

Illinois hired 140 people to handle the flood of applications for unemployment benefits, but applicants are still being blocked from getting money they despera [...] Read full article: Despite Hiring More Workers, Illinois' B...→

New guidance permits dentists to reopen, but some still harbor coronavirus fears

New guidance permits dentists to reopen, but some still harbor coronavirus fears

Some dentist offices are cautiously opening with safety measures in place, but fears of coronavirus persist. Read full article: New guidance permits dentists to reopen,...→

Coronavirus infects 57 workers at New Mexico meat plant

Coronavirus infects 57 workers at New Mexico meat plant

A coronavirus outbreak at a New Mexico meat processing plant has infected 57 workers, according to reports. Read full article: Coronavirus infects 57 workers at New Me...→

Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes Coronavirus Guidance

Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes Coronavirus Guidance

U.S. health officials removed some coronavirus reopening tips for religious organizations only hours after posting them late last week, deleting guidance that [...] Read full article: Officials Cite Mistakes as CDC Removes C...→

Miami Honoring Healthcare Workers, Coronavirus First Reponders With Fireworks Show

Miami Honoring Healthcare Workers, Coronavirus First Reponders With Fireworks Show

A fireworks show to honor healthcare workers and first responders on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic will take place in Miami Saturday night. The f [...] Read full article: Miami Honoring Healthcare Workers, Coron...→

Coronavirus unemployment: Uber, Live Nation, Outback, Kohl’s, Quakes layoffs

Coronavirus unemployment: Uber, Live Nation, Outback, Kohl’s, Quakes layoffs

With the latest round of staffing cutbacks, layoffs in the Bay Area that have been officially announced to state labor officials are now nearly at 45,000 for M [...] Read full article: Coronavirus unemployment: Uber, Live Nat...→

CBS 2 Goes To Gov. Pritzker With Illinois Unemployment Workers' Claims About Understaffing, Other Issues

CBS 2 Goes To Gov. Pritzker With Illinois Unemployment Workers' Claims About Understaffing, Other Issues

We have taken the allegations made by IDES workers to Gov. JB Pritzker to see how he plans to address the concerns they brought up. Read full article: CBS 2 Goes To Gov. Pritzker With Illinoi...→

WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear masks only when 'taking care of' coronavirus patients

WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear masks only when 'taking care of' coronavirus patients

The World Health Organization is recommending that healthy people, including those who don't exhibit COVID-19 symptoms, only wear masks when taking care of som [...] Read full article: WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear...→

104 more Illinois coronavirus deaths; Pritzker issues Phase 3 guidance for churches

104 more Illinois coronavirus deaths; Pritzker issues Phase 3 guidance for churches

"The safest options remain remote and driving services, but for those that want to conduct in-person activities," Pritzker said of religious services, with the [...] Read full article: 104 more Illinois coronavirus deaths; Pr...→

Workers returning to office buildings may face health risks other than coronavirus

Workers returning to office buildings may face health risks other than coronavirus

If buildings have not had water flowing through them during the lockdowns, there could be a risk of getting Legionnaires' disease​. Read full article: Workers returning to office buildings ma...→

After a coronavirus infection, when is it safe to be around others? CDC offers new guidance

After a coronavirus infection, when is it safe to be around others? CDC offers new guidance

For those who have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, or suspect they may be infected, knowing when it’s safe to see other people can be daunting. Read full article: After a coronavirus infection, when is i...→

Coronavirus: 12 workers at Oakland Cardenas Markets test positive for COVID-19

Coronavirus: 12 workers at Oakland Cardenas Markets test positive for COVID-19

OAKLAND — A dozen workers at Cardenas Markets in Fruitvale have tested positive for coronavirus, a company spokesperson said Wednesday. The company was notifie [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 12 workers at Oakland Carde...→

Coronavirus: EDD launches ‘mass hiring’ to answer phones, help jobless workers

Coronavirus: EDD launches ‘mass hiring’ to answer phones, help jobless workers

A growing number of jobless California workers report that the Employment Development Department is now answering phone calls rarely in the wake of a head-spin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: EDD launches ‘mass hiring’ ...→

Red Cross reports 208 coronavirus-related assaults on health care workers

Red Cross reports 208 coronavirus-related assaults on health care workers

Health care workers are experiencing harassment, stigmatization and physical violence, reports say. Read full article: Red Cross reports 208 coronavirus-relate...→

Coronavirus: California unemployment claims fall to two-month low

Coronavirus: California unemployment claims fall to two-month low

An estimated 212,300 California workers filed first-time claims for unemployment benefits during the week that ended on May 23, the U.S. Labor Department repor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: California unemployment cla...→

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...→

Workers filed 2.1 million new unemployment claims last week

Workers filed 2.1 million new unemployment claims last week

The ten-week total for claims reached 40.8 million, suggesting about a quarter of the workforce has lost jobs during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Workers filed 2.1 million new unemployme...→

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...→

'There's Just Not Enough of Us:' Illinois Unemployment Workers Allege Understaffing, ‘Insurmountable’ Workloads, Fear Of Infection As They Process Claims

'There's Just Not Enough of Us:' Illinois Unemployment Workers Allege Understaffing, ‘Insurmountable’ Workloads, Fear Of Infection As They Process Claims

CBS 2's extensive reporting as part of its “Working for Chicago” series continues to uncover how the state's system for applying for and processing unemploymen [...] Read full article: 'There's Just Not Enough of Us:' Illinoi...→

Coronavirus: 5 million California unemployment claims in two months

Coronavirus: 5 million California unemployment claims in two months

A growing number of jobless California workers report that the Employment Development Department is now answering phone calls rarely in the wake of a head-spin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 5 million California unempl...→

When can you be around others? CDC updates coronavirus guidance | WTOP

When can you be around others? CDC updates coronavirus guidance | WTOP

People who have been sick with coronavirus infections should stay away from other people, self-isolate, even after fever passes, the CDC says in updated guidan [...] Read full article: When can you be around others? CDC updat...→

Amtrak to cut up to 20 percent of workers as coronavirus crushes ridership

Amtrak to cut up to 20 percent of workers as coronavirus crushes ridership

Amtrak plans to slash up to 20 percent of its workforce as the coronavirus pandemic devastates its ridership and revenue, reports say. Read full article: Amtrak to cut up to 20 percent of worker...→

Ford Plant Workers Sound Alarm About COVID-19; Expert Calls For Paid Sick Leave

Ford Plant Workers Sound Alarm About COVID-19; Expert Calls For Paid Sick Leave

It’s about more than just masks and hand sanitizer – on Tuesday night, one health expert told us what’s needed to keep people safe from the novel coronavirus a [...] Read full article: Ford Plant Workers Sound Alarm About COV...→

Gov. Whitmer expands work share program helping employers transition workers back from unemployment

Gov. Whitmer expands work share program helping employers transition workers back from unemployment

Some Michigan businesses began reopening Tuesday and in response, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is expanding the state's work share program to help employers transitio [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer expands work share program ...→

Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cuts climb in Bay Area

Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cuts climb in Bay Area

The Olive Garden, California Pizza Kitchen, and some big-name hotels in downtown San Jose and San Francisco are among the major companies that have formally no [...] Read full article: Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cu...→

Colombian factory offers on-site bedrooms for workers to reduce coronavirus exposure

Colombian factory offers on-site bedrooms for workers to reduce coronavirus exposure

Colombian seamstress Nazly Penagos got an unusual offer from her boss: Come live inside the Bogota factory to reduce the chance of getting sick with the novel [...] Read full article: Colombian factory offers on-site bedroom...→

Putin's response to Russia's coronavirus crisis angers medical workers on frontline

Putin's response to Russia's coronavirus crisis angers medical workers on frontline

Medical staff say bonus payments have not arrived and they are concerned about a lack of protective equipment. Read full article: Putin's response to Russia's coronavirus...→

Small Firms Leave $150 Billion in Coronavirus Stimulus Untapped

Small Firms Leave $150 Billion in Coronavirus Stimulus Untapped

When the U.S. government first rolled out forgivable loans to small businesses in early April under the Paycheck Protection Program, loan officers at Bank of t [...] Read full article: Small Firms Leave $150 Billion in Corona...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: As Meatpacking Plants Reopen, Data on Ill Workers Is Elusive

Coronavirus Live Updates: As Meatpacking Plants Reopen, Data on Ill Workers Is Elusive

Mixed messages have left many workers and their communities in the dark about the extent of the spread of the coronavirus. Crime is down in many U.S. cities du [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: As Meatpacking...→

Veterans' unemployment during coronavirus outpaces rest of US

Veterans' unemployment during coronavirus outpaces rest of US

As states continue to slowly ease coronavirus-related restrictions and reopen their economies, millions continue to be impacted by job losses, particularly vet [...] Read full article: Veterans' unemployment during coronaviru...→

Families of NY workers who died fighting coronavirus will get death benefits

Families of NY workers who died fighting coronavirus will get death benefits

The families of New York’s public workers who gave their lives fighting the coronavirus will receive death benefits from the state and local governments, Gov. [...] Read full article: Families of NY workers who died fighting...→

Second Missouri stylist who worked with coronavirus symptoms tests positives; 147 clients, co-workers exposed

Second Missouri stylist who worked with coronavirus symptoms tests positives; 147 clients, co-workers exposed

Two Missouri hairstylists at the same salon have potentially directly exposed 147 people to the coronavirus after working on clients while showing symptoms for [...] Read full article: Second Missouri stylist who worked with ...→

Missouri hairstylist went to work with coronavirus symptoms, exposed 91 clients, co-workers: officials

Missouri hairstylist went to work with coronavirus symptoms, exposed 91 clients, co-workers: officials

Missouri health officials have issued a public warning after a hairstylist exposed 91 people to the coronavirus at a hair salon. Read full article: Missouri hairstylist went to work with c...→

California’s undocumented workers flood agencies with calls in search of coronavirus relief

California’s undocumented workers flood agencies with calls in search of coronavirus relief

One Riverside County nonprofit reported receiving more than 1 million calls in the first 48 hours undocumented workers could apply for financial assistance mad [...] Read full article: California’s undocumented workers flood ...→

New CDC Guidance Says 1 In 3 With Coronavirus Never Show Any Symptoms

New CDC Guidance Says 1 In 3 With Coronavirus Never Show Any Symptoms

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say 35% of patients infected with COVID-19 as asymptomatic, and those exposed to the virus can take up to six da [...] Read full article: New CDC Guidance Says 1 In 3 With Corona...→

SJ Businesses Struggle To Bring Back Workers Laid Off Due To COVID-19 Making More On Unemployment

SJ Businesses Struggle To Bring Back Workers Laid Off Due To COVID-19 Making More On Unemployment

After getting laid off during the COVID-19 pandemic, some workers make more money by staying at home on unemployment than they would if they still had their jo [...] Read full article: SJ Businesses Struggle To Bring Back Wor...→

Despite Hiring More Workers, Illinois' Balky Unemployment System Continues To Vex Those In Need Of Money

Despite Hiring More Workers, Illinois' Balky Unemployment System Continues To Vex Those In Need Of Money

Illinois hired 140 people to handle the flood of applications for unemployment benefits, but applicants are still being blocked from getting money they despera [...] Read full article: Despite Hiring More Workers, Illinois' B...→

Meet the AAPI workers at the center of the coronavirus pandemic

Meet the AAPI workers at the center of the coronavirus pandemic

Listen to three workers talk about the highs and lows on the frontline of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Meet the AAPI workers at the center of t...→

New guidance permits dentists to reopen, but some still harbor coronavirus fears

New guidance permits dentists to reopen, but some still harbor coronavirus fears

Some dentist offices are cautiously opening with safety measures in place, but fears of coronavirus persist. Read full article: New guidance permits dentists to reopen,...→

Coronavirus cut 1 million Southern California jobs in April; unemployment hits 17.7%

Coronavirus cut 1 million Southern California jobs in April; unemployment hits 17.7%

Bosses in the four-county region employed 6.69 million workers last month — smallest staffing since January 2013. Read full article: Coronavirus cut 1 million Southern Calif...→

Coronavirus infects 57 workers at New Mexico meat plant

Coronavirus infects 57 workers at New Mexico meat plant

A coronavirus outbreak at a New Mexico meat processing plant has infected 57 workers, according to reports. Read full article: Coronavirus infects 57 workers at New Me...→