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Weekly jobless claims fall to lowest level since 1969

Approximately 199,000 Americans filed initial claims for unemployment insurance‌ last‌ week, a 71,000 decrease from the week before. Why it matters: The Labor Department said…

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California says Amazon must stop hiding COVID case counts from workers

Enlarge / Amazon fulfillment center and warehouse in Sacramento on August 23, 2019. (credit: Getty Images | Sundry Photography) California’s attorney general yesterday said that…

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America’s teacher shortage will outlast the pandemic

The pandemic triggered a teacher exodus, and the shortage of instructors is still squeezing America’s schools. The big picture: Demand for teachers is drastically outpacing…

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U.S. hiring rebounded in October, with 531,000 jobs added

America’s employers stepped up their hiring in October, adding a solid 531,000 jobs, the most since July and a sign that the recovery from the…

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New York City aiding taxi drivers after hunger strike

After New York City taxi taxi drivers staged a hunger strike demanding the city gaurantee their loans, officials announced an expanded deal Wednesday to help drivers crippled…

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U.S. employers add a weak 194,000 jobs as Delta maintains hold

U.S. employers added just 194,000 jobs in September, a second straight tepid gain and evidence that the pandemic still has a grip on the economy…

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American, Alaska Airlines and JetBlue the latest carriers to mandate COVID vaccines for workers

American Airlines, JetBlue and Alaska Airlines have joined United Airlines in mandating that employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19, per the Wall Street Journal. Why…

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Behind the teacher shortage, an unexpected culprit: Covid relief money

“I don’t think we’ve ever seen anything like this,” one expert said. “There’s a lot of money flowing.” Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/education/behind-teacher-shortage-unexpected-culprit-covid-relief-money-n1280491 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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Puerto Rico’s new minimum wage: ‘Not enough, but a starting point’

Puerto Rico raised its minimum wage for the first time in over a decade. But the high cost of living is a challenge that keeps…

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U.S. jobless claims reach a pandemic low as economy recovers

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell last week to 310,000, a pandemic low and a sign that the surge in Covid-19 cases caused…

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Pandemic unemployment benefits just expired. What will families do now?

An estimated 7.5 million people will be affected. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/business/business-news/pandemic-unemployment-benefits-just-expired-what-will-families-do-now-n1278495 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published…

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US police shoot dogs so often that a Justice Department says it’s an “epidemic”

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Colorado volleyball coach says he lost high school job after refusing to ‘denounce being gay’

Valor Christian High School said “a separation is appropriate” because of former coach Inoke Tonga’s views “pertaining to sexuality and marriage.” Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/colorado-volleyball-coach-says-he-lost-high-school-job-after-n1277732 Droolin’ Dog…

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California judge: gig-worker exemption from labor law was unconstitutional

In November, California voters approved Prop 22, which gave Uber, Lyft and other companies exemptions from labor law—and imposed those exemptions on gig workers. A…

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California judge finds Prop 22 gig worker measure unconstitutional

A California judge has ruled that Proposition 22, the measure that allows companies like Uber and Lyft to keep classifying app-based drivers in the state…

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School bus driver shortage causes districts to pay parents to drive their own children

School bus driver shortages are causing schools to take extreme measures, including paying parents stipends to drive their kids to campus for the year.EastSide Charter…

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The unvaccinated need not apply: Mandates sweep Corporate America

Companies are acting where government is not and pushing workers to get the jab to get the job. Driving the news: The share of job…

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Argentinians protest for more jobs, food amid economic crisis

About 42 percent of people in Argentina live below the poverty line amid an economic downturn worsened by COVID-19. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/8/7/argentinians-protest-for-more-jobs-food-amid-economic-crisis Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Unemployment rate hits new pandemic-era low as U.S. adds 943,000 jobs in July

The U.S. economy added 943,000 jobs in July, while the unemployment rate fell from 5.9% to a new pandemic-era low of 5.4%. Why it matters:…

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CVS will raise its minimum wage to $15 an hour

CVS upping its base pay to $15 an hour is a milestone because it employs 300,000 people and puts pressure on other small-store retailers (such…

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How the pandemic ate millions of jobs in American restaurants

When the pandemic shut down Don Mahaney’s Scratch & Co. restaurant in Pittsburgh last year, he realized that his business was unlikely to survive the…

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U.S. jobless claims down 14,000 to 385,000 as economy rebounds

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell last week by 14,000 to 385,000, more evidence that the economy and the job market are…

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