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Virginia Unemployment Rate in Double Digits Due to Pandemic

Virginia Unemployment Rate in Double Digits Due to Pandemic

Virginia’s unemployment rate shot up into the double digits in April due to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic and efforts to contain it Read full article: Virginia Unemployment Rate in Double Dig...→

Virginia Unemployment Rate in Double Digits Due to Pandemic

Virginia Unemployment Rate in Double Digits Due to Pandemic

Virginia’s unemployment rate shot up into the double digits in April due to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic and efforts to contain it Read full article: Virginia Unemployment Rate in Double Dig...→

Moscow extends Snowden’s stay in Russia; resident permit renewed due to pandemic

Russia has extended the residence permit of former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden due to the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic, state medi [...] Read full article: Moscow extends Snowden’s stay in Russia;...→

Double Disaster: Bahamas continuing to recover from Hurricane Dorian amid pandemic

Double Disaster: Bahamas continuing to recover from Hurricane Dorian amid pandemic

(WSVN) - South Florida got lucky last year with no direct hit from any storms, but the Bahamas were devastated by Category 5 Hurricane Dorian,... Read full article: Double Disaster: Bahamas continuing to r...→

TJ Maxx, Marshalls reopening stores after closing due to COVID-19 pandemic

TJ Maxx, Marshalls reopening stores after closing due to COVID-19 pandemic

TJX Companies, which owns stores TJ Maxx, Marshalls, and HomeGoods, is reopening their stores back up. Read full article: TJ Maxx, Marshalls reopening stores afte...→

Detroit now has a psychiatric urgent care due to the rise in mental health concerns amid coronavirus pandemic

Detroit now has a psychiatric urgent care due to the rise in mental health concerns amid coronavirus pandemic

As more than 100,000 Americans have died due to the coronavirus and a record number of 36 million unemployment claims have been filed in the... Read full article: Detroit now has a psychiatric urgent car...→

Over 58,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois For Week Of May 18, Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Over 58,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois For Week Of May 18, Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

The U.S. Department of Labor estimates 58,359 new unemployment claims were filed during the week of May 18 in Illinois. Read full article: Over 58,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In...→

Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer jobs globally for young people due to coronavirus pandemic

Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer jobs globally for young people due to coronavirus pandemic

The United Nations labor agency reported Wednesday that more than one in every six young workers globally have stopped working during the pandemic, warning tha [...] Read full article: Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer ...→

Legislator Seeking Pritzker Recall Due to Unemployment Woes

Legislator Seeking Pritzker Recall Due to Unemployment Woes

An Illinois Republican state representative on Tuesday announced plans to seek the recall of Gov. J.B. Pritzker because of woes in the state’s unemployment off [...] Read full article: Legislator Seeking Pritzker Recall Due t...→

Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet abandonment due to pandemic

Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet abandonment due to pandemic

During the shutdown, one organization says they have been working tirelessly to continue to help rescue animals left out on the streets. Read full article: Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet aband...→

POLITICO Playbook: Hassett predicts double-digit unemployment in November

POLITICO Playbook: Hassett predicts double-digit unemployment in November

05/24/2020 11:07 AM EDT... THE NYT FRONT EVERYONE’S TALKING ABOUT: “U.S. DEATHS NEAR 100,000, AN INCALCULABLE LOSS” … The accompanying interactive Read full article: POLITICO Playbook: Hassett predicts doub...→

Riverside County’s Unemployment Rate Hits Record High of 15.3% in April

Riverside County’s Unemployment Rate Hits Record High of 15.3% in April

The unemployment rate in Riverside County was 15.3% in April — the highest level recorded in the California Employment Development Department’s electronic data [...] Read full article: Riverside County’s Unemployment Rate Hit...→

Hertz Car Rental Files For Bankruptch Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Hertz Car Rental Files For Bankruptch Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Hertz filed for bankruptcy protection Friday, unable to withstand the coronavirus pandemic that has crippled global travel and with it, the heavily indebted 10 [...] Read full article: Hertz Car Rental Files For Bankruptch Du...→

Despite an economy decimated by shutdowns due to the coronavirus pandemic, the I [...]

Despite an economy decimated by shutdowns due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Illinois House is poised to consider a $42.64 billion operating budget for next [...] Read full article: Despite an economy decimated by shutdown...→

Nearly 1.3 Million Texas Jobs Lost in April as Unemployment Rate Soars: TWC

Nearly 1.3 Million Texas Jobs Lost in April as Unemployment Rate Soars: TWC

The number of Texans filing for unemployment benefits soared in April but fell lower than the national average, state statistics released Friday show. Read full article: Nearly 1.3 Million Texas Jobs Lost in Ap...→

California's unemployment rate soared to 15.5% in April,  2.3M jobs lost

California's unemployment rate soared to 15.5% in April, 2.3M jobs lost

California's unemployment rate soared to 15.5% in April as the nation's most populous state lost 2.3 million jobs because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: California's unemployment rate soared to...→

Lynfred Winery's Oktoberfest canceled after 40 years due to COVID 19 pandemic

Lynfred Winery's Oktoberfest canceled after 40 years due to COVID 19 pandemic

Lynfred Winery announced that based on an abundance of caution it will be abandoning the annual Oktoberfest celebration. Read full article: Lynfred Winery's Oktoberfest canceled af...→

'A Beautiful Spirit:' George Floyd Made New Life in Minn., But Lost Job Due To Pandemic

'A Beautiful Spirit:' George Floyd Made New Life in Minn., But Lost Job Due To Pandemic

Floyd moved to Minneapolis from his native Houston several years ago in hopes of finding work and starting a new life, said Christopher Harris, Floyd's lifelon [...] Read full article: 'A Beautiful Spirit:' George Floyd Made ...→

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...→

Las Vegas casinos expected to reopen in June after months-long closure due to pandemic

Las Vegas casinos expected to reopen in June after months-long closure due to pandemic

"I don't think you're going to find a safer place to come than Las Vegas by June 4," Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak said on Tuesday. Read full article: Las Vegas casinos expected to reopen in ...→

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

"The Federal Bureau of Prisons reviewed and denied inmate Kwame Kilpatrick for home confinement," read a Tuesday statement. Read full article: Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison d...→

College-Bound Students to Miss Out On Billions in Financial Aid Due to Pandemic

College-Bound Students to Miss Out On Billions in Financial Aid Due to Pandemic

This year, students may need extra help to make college a reality. Because of the coronavirus crisis and sky-high unemployment rates, fewer than half of famili [...] Read full article: College-Bound Students to Miss Out On Bi...→

Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Closed To Public For First Time Ever Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Closed To Public For First Time Ever Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Many Memorial Day services across the country were cancelled due to coronavirus concerns, but not the service at the Bluebonnet Hill Cemetery in Colleyville. Read full article: Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Clos...→

White House: Unemployment Rate Could Stay Double Digits by Election…

White House: Unemployment Rate Could Stay Double Digits by Election…

Bash asked if “it’s possible that unemployment will be in double digits in November.”... Hassett replied, “Yes, I do. But I think that all the signs of economi [...] Read full article: White House: Unemployment Rate Could Sta...→

Unemployment rate could remain in double digits through election: WH adviser

Unemployment rate could remain in double digits through election: WH adviser

A White House economic adviser cautioned Sunday that the unemployment rate could grow “north of 20 percent” in May and remain in double-digits through the Nove [...] Read full article: Unemployment rate could remain in double...→

Kevin Hassett: Unemployment rate could be ‘north of 20%’ in May

Kevin Hassett: Unemployment rate could be ‘north of 20%’ in May

White House economic adviser Kevin Hassett on Sunday said the U.S. unemployment rate could be north of 20% in May even as business activity is slowly resuming [...] Read full article: Kevin Hassett: Unemployment rate could b...→

Virginia unemployment rate in double digits due to pandemic | WTOP

Virginia’s unemployment rate shot up into the double digits in April due to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic and efforts to contain it. Read full article: Virginia unemployment rate in double dig...→

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...→

Logan Heights Suffering Worst Unemployment Rate in San Diego County

Logan Heights Suffering Worst Unemployment Rate in San Diego County

Unemployment in San Diego County is at an all-time high, according to SANDAG’s latest report. The unemployment rate is even worse for some neighborhoods. Logan [...] Read full article: Logan Heights Suffering Worst Unemployme...→

California’s April Unemployment Rate Soars to 15 Percent

California’s April Unemployment Rate Soars to 15 Percent

California’s unemployment rate soared to 15.5% in April as the nation’s most populous state lost 2.3 million jobs because of the coronavirus pandemic that shut [...] Read full article: California’s April Unemployment Rate Soa...→

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...→

Doctors urge parents to vaccinate children as city reports decrease in numbers due to pandemic

Doctors urge parents to vaccinate children as city reports decrease in numbers due to pandemic

Health officials continue to stress the importance of getting children vaccinated after new numbers showed an alarming decrease during the shutdown. Read full article: Doctors urge parents to vaccinate childr...→

Another 57K file for unemployment in Michigan last week as unemployment rate hits 23.1%

Another 57K file for unemployment in Michigan last week as unemployment rate hits 23.1%

While parts of Michigan continue to reopen and some people go back to work, Michigan's unemployment rate saw a slight increase earlier this month. Read full article: Another 57K file for unemployment in Mic...→

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...→

McLaren to cut 1,200 jobs due to coronavirus pandemic

The cuts will impact jobs across the group's applied, automotive and racing businesses, the company said. Read full article: McLaren to cut 1,200 jobs due to coronav...→

Amazon postpones annual Prime Day to September due to sales surge amid pandemic

Amazon postpones annual Prime Day to September due to sales surge amid pandemic

(WSVN) - Amazon’s Prime Day has been pushed back. One of the biggest sales events for the e-commerce giant has been postponed to September. The... Read full article: Amazon postpones annual Prime Day to Sep...→

Hassett: We Could See an Unemployment Rate 'North of 20%'

Hassett: We Could See an Unemployment Rate 'North of 20%'

Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union," White House senior economic adviser Kevin Hassett warmed the unemployment rate would soon be "north of 20%." | Clips Read full article: Hassett: We Could See an Unemployment Ra...→

Boston Fed president predicts double-digit unemployment through end of year

Boston Fed president predicts double-digit unemployment through end of year

Eric Rosengren said the reason the unemployment rate will remain high is because the industries that have been battered most by the coronavirus rely on the com [...] Read full article: Boston Fed president predicts double-dig...→

San Francisco couple says 'I do' at Chase Center after fairy tale Disneyworld wedding canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic

San Francisco couple says 'I do' at Chase Center after fairy tale Disneyworld wedding canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic

SPECIAL GIFT: The bride ended-up getting a very special (hint: Disney) wedding gift after marrying the man of dreams at Chase Center. Plus, a Golden State Warr [...] Read full article: San Francisco couple says 'I do' at Chas...→

Hertz files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy due to pandemic reducing demand for rental cars

Hertz files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy due to pandemic reducing demand for rental cars

"We need to take further steps to weather a potentially prolonged recovery," said Hertz President and CEO Paul Stone in a statement Friday. Read full article: Hertz files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy du...→

Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be released from prison due to pandemic, lawmaker says

Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be released from prison due to pandemic, lawmaker says

State rep. Karen Whitsett told ... that Kilpatrick's impending release is related to the coronavirus. He is being quarantined for COVID-19 in the low-security [...] Read full article: Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be re...→

Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 years in prison for 24 felonies to be released early due to pandemic

Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 years in prison for 24 felonies to be released early due to pandemic

"Kwame Kilpatrick's punishment of a 28-year sentence did not fit the crime," said Reverend Keyon S. Payton, National Director Community Outreach and Engagement [...] Read full article: Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 yea...→

The national unemployment rate reached 14.7% in April, up from 3.5% in February, reaching levels not seen since the Great Depression of the 1930s

The national unemployment rate reached 14.7% in April, up from 3.5% in February, reaching levels not seen since the Great Depression of the 1930s

Florida’s unemployment rate reached a record high in April of almost 13%, tripling in one month as the economic slowdown from the coronavirus pandemic took... Read full article: The national unemployment rate reached 1...→

Moscow extends Snowden’s stay in Russia; resident permit renewed due to pandemic

Russia has extended the residence permit of former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden due to the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic, state medi [...] Read full article: Moscow extends Snowden’s stay in Russia;...→

'A Beautiful Spirit:' George Floyd Made New Life in Minn., But Lost Job Due To Pandemic

'A Beautiful Spirit:' George Floyd Made New Life in Minn., But Lost Job Due To Pandemic

Floyd moved to Minneapolis from his native Houston several years ago in hopes of finding work and starting a new life, said Christopher Harris, Floyd's lifelon [...] Read full article: 'A Beautiful Spirit:' George Floyd Made ...→

TJ Maxx, Marshalls reopening stores after closing due to COVID-19 pandemic

TJ Maxx, Marshalls reopening stores after closing due to COVID-19 pandemic

TJX Companies, which owns stores TJ Maxx, Marshalls, and HomeGoods, is reopening their stores back up. Read full article: TJ Maxx, Marshalls reopening stores afte...→

Doctors urge parents to vaccinate children as city reports decrease in numbers due to pandemic

Doctors urge parents to vaccinate children as city reports decrease in numbers due to pandemic

Health officials continue to stress the importance of getting children vaccinated after new numbers showed an alarming decrease during the shutdown. Read full article: Doctors urge parents to vaccinate childr...→

Over 58,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois For Week Of May 18, Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Over 58,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois For Week Of May 18, Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

The U.S. Department of Labor estimates 58,359 new unemployment claims were filed during the week of May 18 in Illinois. Read full article: Over 58,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In...→

Las Vegas casinos expected to reopen in June after months-long closure due to pandemic

Las Vegas casinos expected to reopen in June after months-long closure due to pandemic

"I don't think you're going to find a safer place to come than Las Vegas by June 4," Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak said on Tuesday. Read full article: Las Vegas casinos expected to reopen in ...→

Legislator Seeking Pritzker Recall Due to Unemployment Woes

Legislator Seeking Pritzker Recall Due to Unemployment Woes

An Illinois Republican state representative on Tuesday announced plans to seek the recall of Gov. J.B. Pritzker because of woes in the state’s unemployment off [...] Read full article: Legislator Seeking Pritzker Recall Due t...→

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...→

College-Bound Students to Miss Out On Billions in Financial Aid Due to Pandemic

College-Bound Students to Miss Out On Billions in Financial Aid Due to Pandemic

This year, students may need extra help to make college a reality. Because of the coronavirus crisis and sky-high unemployment rates, fewer than half of famili [...] Read full article: College-Bound Students to Miss Out On Bi...→

Amazon postpones annual Prime Day to September due to sales surge amid pandemic

Amazon postpones annual Prime Day to September due to sales surge amid pandemic

(WSVN) - Amazon’s Prime Day has been pushed back. One of the biggest sales events for the e-commerce giant has been postponed to September. The... Read full article: Amazon postpones annual Prime Day to Sep...→

White House: Unemployment Rate Could Stay Double Digits by Election…

White House: Unemployment Rate Could Stay Double Digits by Election…

Bash asked if “it’s possible that unemployment will be in double digits in November.”... Hassett replied, “Yes, I do. But I think that all the signs of economi [...] Read full article: White House: Unemployment Rate Could Sta...→

Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet abandonment due to pandemic

Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet abandonment due to pandemic

During the shutdown, one organization says they have been working tirelessly to continue to help rescue animals left out on the streets. Read full article: Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet aband...→

Boston Fed president predicts double-digit unemployment through end of year

Boston Fed president predicts double-digit unemployment through end of year

Eric Rosengren said the reason the unemployment rate will remain high is because the industries that have been battered most by the coronavirus rely on the com [...] Read full article: Boston Fed president predicts double-dig...→

Kevin Hassett: Unemployment rate could be ‘north of 20%’ in May

Kevin Hassett: Unemployment rate could be ‘north of 20%’ in May

White House economic adviser Kevin Hassett on Sunday said the U.S. unemployment rate could be north of 20% in May even as business activity is slowly resuming [...] Read full article: Kevin Hassett: Unemployment rate could b...→

Riverside County’s Unemployment Rate Hits Record High of 15.3% in April

Riverside County’s Unemployment Rate Hits Record High of 15.3% in April

The unemployment rate in Riverside County was 15.3% in April — the highest level recorded in the California Employment Development Department’s electronic data [...] Read full article: Riverside County’s Unemployment Rate Hit...→

Hertz files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy due to pandemic reducing demand for rental cars

Hertz files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy due to pandemic reducing demand for rental cars

"We need to take further steps to weather a potentially prolonged recovery," said Hertz President and CEO Paul Stone in a statement Friday. Read full article: Hertz files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy du...→

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 an economy decimated by shutdowns due to the coronavirus pandemic, the I [...]

Despite an economy decimated by shutdowns due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Illinois House is poised to consider a $42.64 billion operating budget for next [...] Read full article: Despite an economy decimated by shutdown...→

Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 years in prison for 24 felonies to be released early due to pandemic

Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 years in prison for 24 felonies to be released early due to pandemic

"Kwame Kilpatrick's punishment of a 28-year sentence did not fit the crime," said Reverend Keyon S. Payton, National Director Community Outreach and Engagement [...] Read full article: Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 yea...→

California’s April Unemployment Rate Soars to 15 Percent

California’s April Unemployment Rate Soars to 15 Percent

California’s unemployment rate soared to 15.5% in April as the nation’s most populous state lost 2.3 million jobs because of the coronavirus pandemic that shut [...] Read full article: California’s April Unemployment Rate Soa...→

California's unemployment rate soared to 15.5% in April,  2.3M jobs lost

California's unemployment rate soared to 15.5% in April, 2.3M jobs lost

California's unemployment rate soared to 15.5% in April as the nation's most populous state lost 2.3 million jobs because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: California's unemployment rate soared to...→

Lynfred Winery's Oktoberfest canceled after 40 years due to COVID 19 pandemic

Lynfred Winery's Oktoberfest canceled after 40 years due to COVID 19 pandemic

Lynfred Winery announced that based on an abundance of caution it will be abandoning the annual Oktoberfest celebration. Read full article: Lynfred Winery's Oktoberfest canceled af...→

Double Disaster: Bahamas continuing to recover from Hurricane Dorian amid pandemic

Double Disaster: Bahamas continuing to recover from Hurricane Dorian amid pandemic

(WSVN) - South Florida got lucky last year with no direct hit from any storms, but the Bahamas were devastated by Category 5 Hurricane Dorian,... Read full article: Double Disaster: Bahamas continuing to r...→

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...→

Detroit now has a psychiatric urgent care due to the rise in mental health concerns amid coronavirus pandemic

Detroit now has a psychiatric urgent care due to the rise in mental health concerns amid coronavirus pandemic

As more than 100,000 Americans have died due to the coronavirus and a record number of 36 million unemployment claims have been filed in the... Read full article: Detroit now has a psychiatric urgent car...→

Another 57K file for unemployment in Michigan last week as unemployment rate hits 23.1%

Another 57K file for unemployment in Michigan last week as unemployment rate hits 23.1%

While parts of Michigan continue to reopen and some people go back to work, Michigan's unemployment rate saw a slight increase earlier this month. Read full article: Another 57K file for unemployment in Mic...→

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...→

Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer jobs globally for young people due to coronavirus pandemic

Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer jobs globally for young people due to coronavirus pandemic

The United Nations labor agency reported Wednesday that more than one in every six young workers globally have stopped working during the pandemic, warning tha [...] Read full article: Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer ...→

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

"The Federal Bureau of Prisons reviewed and denied inmate Kwame Kilpatrick for home confinement," read a Tuesday statement. Read full article: Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison d...→

McLaren to cut 1,200 jobs due to coronavirus pandemic

The cuts will impact jobs across the group's applied, automotive and racing businesses, the company said. Read full article: McLaren to cut 1,200 jobs due to coronav...→

Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Closed To Public For First Time Ever Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Closed To Public For First Time Ever Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Many Memorial Day services across the country were cancelled due to coronavirus concerns, but not the service at the Bluebonnet Hill Cemetery in Colleyville. Read full article: Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Clos...→

Hassett: We Could See an Unemployment Rate 'North of 20%'

Hassett: We Could See an Unemployment Rate 'North of 20%'

Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union," White House senior economic adviser Kevin Hassett warmed the unemployment rate would soon be "north of 20%." | Clips Read full article: Hassett: We Could See an Unemployment Ra...→

Unemployment rate could remain in double digits through election: WH adviser

Unemployment rate could remain in double digits through election: WH adviser

A White House economic adviser cautioned Sunday that the unemployment rate could grow “north of 20 percent” in May and remain in double-digits through the Nove [...] Read full article: Unemployment rate could remain in double...→

POLITICO Playbook: Hassett predicts double-digit unemployment in November

POLITICO Playbook: Hassett predicts double-digit unemployment in November

05/24/2020 11:07 AM EDT... THE NYT FRONT EVERYONE’S TALKING ABOUT: “U.S. DEATHS NEAR 100,000, AN INCALCULABLE LOSS” … The accompanying interactive Read full article: POLITICO Playbook: Hassett predicts doub...→

San Francisco couple says 'I do' at Chase Center after fairy tale Disneyworld wedding canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic

San Francisco couple says 'I do' at Chase Center after fairy tale Disneyworld wedding canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic

SPECIAL GIFT: The bride ended-up getting a very special (hint: Disney) wedding gift after marrying the man of dreams at Chase Center. Plus, a Golden State Warr [...] Read full article: San Francisco couple says 'I do' at Chas...→

Virginia unemployment rate in double digits due to pandemic | WTOP

Virginia’s unemployment rate shot up into the double digits in April due to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic and efforts to contain it. Read full article: Virginia unemployment rate in double dig...→

Hertz Car Rental Files For Bankruptch Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Hertz Car Rental Files For Bankruptch Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Hertz filed for bankruptcy protection Friday, unable to withstand the coronavirus pandemic that has crippled global travel and with it, the heavily indebted 10 [...] Read full article: Hertz Car Rental Files For Bankruptch Du...→

Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be released from prison due to pandemic, lawmaker says

Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be released from prison due to pandemic, lawmaker says

State rep. Karen Whitsett told ... that Kilpatrick's impending release is related to the coronavirus. He is being quarantined for COVID-19 in the low-security [...] Read full article: Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be re...→

Logan Heights Suffering Worst Unemployment Rate in San Diego County

Logan Heights Suffering Worst Unemployment Rate in San Diego County

Unemployment in San Diego County is at an all-time high, according to SANDAG’s latest report. The unemployment rate is even worse for some neighborhoods. Logan [...] Read full article: Logan Heights Suffering Worst Unemployme...→

Nearly 1.3 Million Texas Jobs Lost in April as Unemployment Rate Soars: TWC

Nearly 1.3 Million Texas Jobs Lost in April as Unemployment Rate Soars: TWC

The number of Texans filing for unemployment benefits soared in April but fell lower than the national average, state statistics released Friday show. Read full article: Nearly 1.3 Million Texas Jobs Lost in Ap...→

The national unemployment rate reached 14.7% in April, up from 3.5% in February, reaching levels not seen since the Great Depression of the 1930s

The national unemployment rate reached 14.7% in April, up from 3.5% in February, reaching levels not seen since the Great Depression of the 1930s

Florida’s unemployment rate reached a record high in April of almost 13%, tripling in one month as the economic slowdown from the coronavirus pandemic took... Read full article: The national unemployment rate reached 1...→

Moscow extends Snowden’s stay in Russia; resident permit renewed due to pandemic

Russia has extended the residence permit of former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden due to the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic, state medi [...] Read full article: Moscow extends Snowden’s stay in Russia;...→

Lynfred Winery's Oktoberfest canceled after 40 years due to COVID 19 pandemic

Lynfred Winery's Oktoberfest canceled after 40 years due to COVID 19 pandemic

Lynfred Winery announced that based on an abundance of caution it will be abandoning the annual Oktoberfest celebration. Read full article: Lynfred Winery's Oktoberfest canceled af...→

Double Disaster: Bahamas continuing to recover from Hurricane Dorian amid pandemic

Double Disaster: Bahamas continuing to recover from Hurricane Dorian amid pandemic

(WSVN) - South Florida got lucky last year with no direct hit from any storms, but the Bahamas were devastated by Category 5 Hurricane Dorian,... Read full article: Double Disaster: Bahamas continuing to r...→

'A Beautiful Spirit:' George Floyd Made New Life in Minn., But Lost Job Due To Pandemic

'A Beautiful Spirit:' George Floyd Made New Life in Minn., But Lost Job Due To Pandemic

Floyd moved to Minneapolis from his native Houston several years ago in hopes of finding work and starting a new life, said Christopher Harris, Floyd's lifelon [...] Read full article: 'A Beautiful Spirit:' George Floyd Made ...→

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...→

TJ Maxx, Marshalls reopening stores after closing due to COVID-19 pandemic

TJ Maxx, Marshalls reopening stores after closing due to COVID-19 pandemic

TJX Companies, which owns stores TJ Maxx, Marshalls, and HomeGoods, is reopening their stores back up. Read full article: TJ Maxx, Marshalls reopening stores afte...→

Doctors urge parents to vaccinate children as city reports decrease in numbers due to pandemic

Doctors urge parents to vaccinate children as city reports decrease in numbers due to pandemic

Health officials continue to stress the importance of getting children vaccinated after new numbers showed an alarming decrease during the shutdown. Read full article: Doctors urge parents to vaccinate childr...→

Detroit now has a psychiatric urgent care due to the rise in mental health concerns amid coronavirus pandemic

Detroit now has a psychiatric urgent care due to the rise in mental health concerns amid coronavirus pandemic

As more than 100,000 Americans have died due to the coronavirus and a record number of 36 million unemployment claims have been filed in the... Read full article: Detroit now has a psychiatric urgent car...→

Another 57K file for unemployment in Michigan last week as unemployment rate hits 23.1%

Another 57K file for unemployment in Michigan last week as unemployment rate hits 23.1%

While parts of Michigan continue to reopen and some people go back to work, Michigan's unemployment rate saw a slight increase earlier this month. Read full article: Another 57K file for unemployment in Mic...→

Over 58,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois For Week Of May 18, Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Over 58,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois For Week Of May 18, Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

The U.S. Department of Labor estimates 58,359 new unemployment claims were filed during the week of May 18 in Illinois. Read full article: Over 58,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In...→

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...→

Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer jobs globally for young people due to coronavirus pandemic

Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer jobs globally for young people due to coronavirus pandemic

The United Nations labor agency reported Wednesday that more than one in every six young workers globally have stopped working during the pandemic, warning tha [...] Read full article: Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer ...→

Las Vegas casinos expected to reopen in June after months-long closure due to pandemic

Las Vegas casinos expected to reopen in June after months-long closure due to pandemic

"I don't think you're going to find a safer place to come than Las Vegas by June 4," Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak said on Tuesday. Read full article: Las Vegas casinos expected to reopen in ...→

Legislator Seeking Pritzker Recall Due to Unemployment Woes

Legislator Seeking Pritzker Recall Due to Unemployment Woes

An Illinois Republican state representative on Tuesday announced plans to seek the recall of Gov. J.B. Pritzker because of woes in the state’s unemployment off [...] Read full article: Legislator Seeking Pritzker Recall Due t...→

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

"The Federal Bureau of Prisons reviewed and denied inmate Kwame Kilpatrick for home confinement," read a Tuesday statement. Read full article: Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison d...→

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...→

College-Bound Students to Miss Out On Billions in Financial Aid Due to Pandemic

College-Bound Students to Miss Out On Billions in Financial Aid Due to Pandemic

This year, students may need extra help to make college a reality. Because of the coronavirus crisis and sky-high unemployment rates, fewer than half of famili [...] Read full article: College-Bound Students to Miss Out On Bi...→

McLaren to cut 1,200 jobs due to coronavirus pandemic

The cuts will impact jobs across the group's applied, automotive and racing businesses, the company said. Read full article: McLaren to cut 1,200 jobs due to coronav...→

Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Closed To Public For First Time Ever Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Closed To Public For First Time Ever Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Many Memorial Day services across the country were cancelled due to coronavirus concerns, but not the service at the Bluebonnet Hill Cemetery in Colleyville. Read full article: Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Clos...→

Amazon postpones annual Prime Day to September due to sales surge amid pandemic

Amazon postpones annual Prime Day to September due to sales surge amid pandemic

(WSVN) - Amazon’s Prime Day has been pushed back. One of the biggest sales events for the e-commerce giant has been postponed to September. The... Read full article: Amazon postpones annual Prime Day to Sep...→

White House: Unemployment Rate Could Stay Double Digits by Election…

White House: Unemployment Rate Could Stay Double Digits by Election…

Bash asked if “it’s possible that unemployment will be in double digits in November.”... Hassett replied, “Yes, I do. But I think that all the signs of economi [...] Read full article: White House: Unemployment Rate Could Sta...→

Hassett: We Could See an Unemployment Rate 'North of 20%'

Hassett: We Could See an Unemployment Rate 'North of 20%'

Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union," White House senior economic adviser Kevin Hassett warmed the unemployment rate would soon be "north of 20%." | Clips Read full article: Hassett: We Could See an Unemployment Ra...→

Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet abandonment due to pandemic

Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet abandonment due to pandemic

During the shutdown, one organization says they have been working tirelessly to continue to help rescue animals left out on the streets. Read full article: Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet aband...→

Unemployment rate could remain in double digits through election: WH adviser

Unemployment rate could remain in double digits through election: WH adviser

A White House economic adviser cautioned Sunday that the unemployment rate could grow “north of 20 percent” in May and remain in double-digits through the Nove [...] Read full article: Unemployment rate could remain in double...→

Boston Fed president predicts double-digit unemployment through end of year

Boston Fed president predicts double-digit unemployment through end of year

Eric Rosengren said the reason the unemployment rate will remain high is because the industries that have been battered most by the coronavirus rely on the com [...] Read full article: Boston Fed president predicts double-dig...→

POLITICO Playbook: Hassett predicts double-digit unemployment in November

POLITICO Playbook: Hassett predicts double-digit unemployment in November

05/24/2020 11:07 AM EDT... THE NYT FRONT EVERYONE’S TALKING ABOUT: “U.S. DEATHS NEAR 100,000, AN INCALCULABLE LOSS” … The accompanying interactive Read full article: POLITICO Playbook: Hassett predicts doub...→

Kevin Hassett: Unemployment rate could be ‘north of 20%’ in May

Kevin Hassett: Unemployment rate could be ‘north of 20%’ in May

White House economic adviser Kevin Hassett on Sunday said the U.S. unemployment rate could be north of 20% in May even as business activity is slowly resuming [...] Read full article: Kevin Hassett: Unemployment rate could b...→

San Francisco couple says 'I do' at Chase Center after fairy tale Disneyworld wedding canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic

San Francisco couple says 'I do' at Chase Center after fairy tale Disneyworld wedding canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic

SPECIAL GIFT: The bride ended-up getting a very special (hint: Disney) wedding gift after marrying the man of dreams at Chase Center. Plus, a Golden State Warr [...] Read full article: San Francisco couple says 'I do' at Chas...→

Riverside County’s Unemployment Rate Hits Record High of 15.3% in April

Riverside County’s Unemployment Rate Hits Record High of 15.3% in April

The unemployment rate in Riverside County was 15.3% in April — the highest level recorded in the California Employment Development Department’s electronic data [...] Read full article: Riverside County’s Unemployment Rate Hit...→

Virginia unemployment rate in double digits due to pandemic | WTOP

Virginia’s unemployment rate shot up into the double digits in April due to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic and efforts to contain it. Read full article: Virginia unemployment rate in double dig...→

Hertz files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy due to pandemic reducing demand for rental cars

Hertz files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy due to pandemic reducing demand for rental cars

"We need to take further steps to weather a potentially prolonged recovery," said Hertz President and CEO Paul Stone in a statement Friday. Read full article: Hertz files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy du...→

Hertz Car Rental Files For Bankruptch Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Hertz Car Rental Files For Bankruptch Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Hertz filed for bankruptcy protection Friday, unable to withstand the coronavirus pandemic that has crippled global travel and with it, the heavily indebted 10 [...] Read full article: Hertz Car Rental Files For Bankruptch Du...→

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...→

Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be released from prison due to pandemic, lawmaker says

Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be released from prison due to pandemic, lawmaker says

State rep. Karen Whitsett told ... that Kilpatrick's impending release is related to the coronavirus. He is being quarantined for COVID-19 in the low-security [...] Read full article: Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be re...→

Despite an economy decimated by shutdowns due to the coronavirus pandemic, the I [...]

Despite an economy decimated by shutdowns due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Illinois House is poised to consider a $42.64 billion operating budget for next [...] Read full article: Despite an economy decimated by shutdown...→

Logan Heights Suffering Worst Unemployment Rate in San Diego County

Logan Heights Suffering Worst Unemployment Rate in San Diego County

Unemployment in San Diego County is at an all-time high, according to SANDAG’s latest report. The unemployment rate is even worse for some neighborhoods. Logan [...] Read full article: Logan Heights Suffering Worst Unemployme...→

Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 years in prison for 24 felonies to be released early due to pandemic

Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 years in prison for 24 felonies to be released early due to pandemic

"Kwame Kilpatrick's punishment of a 28-year sentence did not fit the crime," said Reverend Keyon S. Payton, National Director Community Outreach and Engagement [...] Read full article: Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 yea...→

Nearly 1.3 Million Texas Jobs Lost in April as Unemployment Rate Soars: TWC

Nearly 1.3 Million Texas Jobs Lost in April as Unemployment Rate Soars: TWC

The number of Texans filing for unemployment benefits soared in April but fell lower than the national average, state statistics released Friday show. Read full article: Nearly 1.3 Million Texas Jobs Lost in Ap...→

California’s April Unemployment Rate Soars to 15 Percent

California’s April Unemployment Rate Soars to 15 Percent

California’s unemployment rate soared to 15.5% in April as the nation’s most populous state lost 2.3 million jobs because of the coronavirus pandemic that shut [...] Read full article: California’s April Unemployment Rate Soa...→

The national unemployment rate reached 14.7% in April, up from 3.5% in February, reaching levels not seen since the Great Depression of the 1930s

The national unemployment rate reached 14.7% in April, up from 3.5% in February, reaching levels not seen since the Great Depression of the 1930s

Florida’s unemployment rate reached a record high in April of almost 13%, tripling in one month as the economic slowdown from the coronavirus pandemic took... Read full article: The national unemployment rate reached 1...→

California's unemployment rate soared to 15.5% in April,  2.3M jobs lost

California's unemployment rate soared to 15.5% in April, 2.3M jobs lost

California's unemployment rate soared to 15.5% in April as the nation's most populous state lost 2.3 million jobs because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: California's unemployment rate soared to...→