unemployment

Rapper Arrested After Bragging About Committing Unemployment Fraud In Song

Fontrell Antonio Baines

Since the pandemic hit back in March, millions of Americans have filed for unemployment. However, many people took advantage of the system and ran unemployment scams resulting in states like California to temporarily block people from being able to certify for their benefits. This man might have something to do with that. Fontrell Antonio Baines, […]

First-Time Unemployment Claims Rise by 1.5 Million Americans Last Week

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The number of unemployment claims in the United States has risen by another 1.5 Americans. CNN cites the statistic from the Department of Labor on Thursday, adding the number of first-time unemployment benefits has been dropping weekly since peaking at 6.9 million in March. Since the mid-March economy shut down more than 44 million people […]

U.S. Unemployment Rate Hits Almost 50 Year Low

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, hitting its lowest level in more than 48-1/2 years, as the labor market continues to strengthen. Other data showed manufacturing activity in the mid-Atlantic region accelerated in July, driven by a surge in new orders received by factories. But manufacturers reported paying more […]