41 Million Americans Have Now Applied For Unemployment Benefits; Massachusetts Sees Another 38,000 ClaimsThe United States saw about 2.1 million new claims last week.
Massachusetts Lost 623,000 Jobs In April; Unemployment Rate Climbs To 15.1%The leisure and hospitality industry was hit the hardest, losing 216,200 jobs - or 61% of the workforce.
Massachusetts Sees Another 38,000 New Unemployment ClaimsAbout 584,000 people in the state are currently receiving unemployment benefits as the coronavirus takes its toll on the economy.
'There's Only One Bill To Prioritize': How To Navigate Outstanding Balances On Limited FundsJill Schlesinger, certified financial planner and CBS News business analyst, looks at how to devise a game plan for paying bills when money is tight.
Reimagined ‘New Deal’ Could Provide Service Jobs For Unemployed87 years after the original New Deal, there is a proposal for a new version that would help get young people into service jobs.
Massachusetts Unemployment: Another 44,000 File For Jobless BenefitsNationwide, 3 million people filed new unemployment claims.
Unemployment Hits Highest Rate Since The Great DepressionA staggering 29 million American lost their jobs in April.
Coronavirus Job Losses: 55,000 More File For Unemployment In MassachusettsAn unprecedented one-fifth of the nation's labor force has sought jobless benefits in recent weeks.
Many Struggle To Navigate Massachusetts Unemployment SystemWedding photographer Lisa Rigby is one of many workers unable to do their jobs and hoping to collect unemployment during the coronavirus outbreak, but getting benefits can be a struggle.
Coronavirus Job Losses: Another 70,000 File For Unemployment In MassachusettsMore than 700,000 in the state have lost work since the coronavirus pandemic began.
Coronavirus Unemployment: Over 100,000 Claims From Self-Employed, Gig Economy Workers In Mass.On Monday, a new group of Massachusetts workers became able to file for unemployment benefits under the CARES Act - and they're doing so in droves.
Massachusetts Restaurant Workers Struggle With Unemployment During Coronavirus OutbreakRestaurants have suffered some of the biggest losses since the coronavirus pandemic, leaving many workers like Darnae Ricci filing for unemployment for the first time.
Coronavirus Job Losses: Massachusetts Sees 80,000 New Unemployment ClaimsUnemployment continues to rise in the Bay State.
Massachusetts Self-Employed, Gig Economy Workers Can Now File For CARES Act Unemployment BenefitsWorkers in Massachusetts who are not typically covered by the unemployment insurance system can now apply for benefits.
Coronavirus Job Losses: These Massachusetts Industries Have The Most Unemployment ClaimsAnother 102,828 people in Massachusetts filed initial unemployment claims last week.