March 10, 2011

A report released Thursday by the U.S. Labor Department showed that jobless claims in the United States rose by 26,000 for the week ended March 5, to 397,000.

February 17, 2011

A report released Thursday by the Labor Department said that applications for jobless benefits increased by 25,000 to 410,000 in the week ended Feb. 12, exceeding the 400,000 median forecast of economists surveyed by Bloomberg News.

January 20, 2011

A report released Thursday by the Labor Department said that U.S. claims for initial jobless benefits last week posted their biggest decline in nearly a year.

November 10, 2010

A report released Wednesday by the Labor Department said that applications for jobless benefits declined by 24,000 to 435,000 in the week ended Nov. 6, the lowest level in four months.

November 9, 2010

A report released Wednesday by the Labor Department said that applications for jobless benefits declined...

September 15, 2010

A report issued by the Labor Department on Thursday said that the number of newly...

January 27, 2010

Washington, D.C. Evidence that the job market remains weak, the number of new claims for...

January 5, 2005

Washington, D.C., The...