WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell for the sixth straight week as the U.S. economy, held back for months by the coronavirus pandemic, reopens rapidly.
The Backstreet Boys turned down the chance to perform at the Super Bowl halftime show but would like to be offered the gig again.
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers posted a record 9.3 million job openings in April with the U.S. economy reopening at break-neck speed.
Virginia Employment Commissioner Ellen Marie Hess knew the state's unemployment insurance system faced a potential reckoning when she and her top deputy met with their new boss, then-Secretary of Commerce and Trade Todd Haymore, more than five years ago.
U.S. employers added 559,000 jobs in May, rebounding from a hiring slowdown in April, with unemployment falling to 5.8%.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon said Tuesday that it will stop testing jobseekers for marijuana.
Mark Strong would relish the opportunity to reprise his character Merlin in the 'Kingsman' franchise.