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Jobless Claims Fall to Lowest Level in over Four Years

Jobless Claims Fall to Lowest Level in over Four YearsSpencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Jobless claims tumbled to their lowest level since February 2008 last week following a surprising monthly jobs report, the Labor Department reported on Thursday.For the week ending Oct. 6, the number of people ...

Jobless Claims Jump to 367,000 Ahead of September Jobs Report

Jobless Claims Jump to 367,000 Ahead of September Jobs ReportSpencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Jobless claims jumped by 4,000 to wrap up the month of September, the Labor Department reported on Thursday.For the week ending Sept. 29, the number of people filing for benefits rose to 367,000.  The prev...

Jobless Claims Fall to 359,000

Jobless Claims Fall to 359,000Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Jobless claims continued to drop last week, falling by 26,000, according to the latest figures from the U.S. Labor Department.For the week ending Sept. 22, the number of people filing for benefits fell to 359,0...

Jobless Claims Rise to 382K, Tropical Storm Isaac Partly to Blame

Jobless Claims Rise to 382K, Tropical Storm Isaac Partly to BlameSpencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Coming off the heels of a dismal jobs report, claims for unemployment benefits jumped by 15,000 during the first week of September, according to figures released Thursday by the Labor Department.For the week en...

Jobless Claims Fall to 365,000 Ahead of Monthly Jobs Report

Jobless Claims Fall to 365,000 Ahead of Monthly Jobs ReportSpencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Jobless claims dropped by 12,000 last week to wrap up the month of August, the Labor Department reported on Thursday.For the week ending Sept. 1, the number of people filing for benefits fell to 365,000.  ...

Jobless Claims Stay Put at 374,000

Jobless Claims Stay Put at 374,000Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- After climbing twice in a row, jobless claims remained unchanged last week, according to the latest figures from the U.S. Labor Department.For the week ending Aug. 25, the number of people filing for benefits s...

Jobless Claims Rise to 372,000

Jobless Claims Rise to 372,000Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Jobless claims continued to climb last week, rising by 4,000, according to the latest figures from the U.S. Labor Department.For the week ending Aug. 18, the government reports the number of people filing for b...

Jobless Claims Inch Up to 366,000

Jobless Claims Inch Up to 366,000Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- After taking a small plunge to start the month, jobless claims inched up by 2,000 during the second week of August, the Labor Department reported Thursday.For the week ending Aug. 11, the number of people filin...

Jobless Claims Drop to 361,000

Jobless Claims Drop to 361,000Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Coming off the heels of a mediocre jobs report, claims for unemployment benefits inched down during the first few days of August, according to the latest figures from the Labor Department.For the week ending Au...

Jobless Claims Rise to 365K Ahead of Monthly Jobs Report

Jobless Claims Rise to 365K Ahead of Monthly Jobs ReportSpencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Jobless claims wrapped up the last week of July climbing to 365,000, the Labor Department reported Thursday.For the week ending July 28, the number of people filing for benefits rose by 8,000.  The previou...

Jobless Claims Drop by 35,000

Jobless Claims Drop by 35,000Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Jobless claims once again inched away from the dreaded 400,000 mark this month, tumbling by 35,000 last week, according to figures released Thursday by the Labor Department.For the week ending July 21, the numb...

Jobless Claims Cancel Gains, Climb Up to 386K

Jobless Claims Cancel Gains, Climb Up to 386KSpencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- After tumbling by 26,000 to start the month, jobless claims canceled all of its gains last week, rising by 34,000, according to figures released Thursday by the Labor Department.For the week ending July 14, the...

Jobless Claims Fall to Lowest Level in Four Years

Jobless Claims Fall to Lowest Level in Four YearsSpencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Jobless claims kicked off the month of July on a positive note, falling to the lowest level in four years, according to figures released Thursday by the Labor Department.For the week ending July 7, the number o...

Jobless Claims Down to 374,000 Ahead of Monthly Jobs Report

Jobless Claims Down to 374,000 Ahead of Monthly Jobs ReportSpencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Jobless claims capped off the month of June dropping to the lowest level since mid-May, according to figures released Thursday by the Labor Department.The news comes ahead of the latest monthly jobs report, whi...

Jobless Claims Inch Down to 386,000

Jobless Claims Inch Down to 386,000Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Jobless claims inched further away from the 400,000 mark last week, but not by much, the latest weekly jobs figures show.The Labor Department reported Thursday that for the week ending June 23, the number of pe...

Jobless Claims Fall But Remain Near 400,000

Jobless Claims Fall But Remain Near 400,000Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Jobless claims took a fall last week but continue to hover near the 400,000 mark, the latest weekly jobs figures show.The Labor Department reported Thursday that for the week ending June 16, the number of peopl...

Jobless Claims Rise to 386,000

Jobless Claims Rise to 386,000Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Jobless claims ticked up closer to the dreaded 400,000 mark last week, rising to 386,000, the Labor Department reported on Thursday.For the week ending June 9, the number of people filing for benefits jumped by...

Jobless Claims Down to 377,000

Jobless Claims Down to 377,000Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Jobless claims took a turn for the better last week, dropping to 377,000, according to the latest figures from the Labor Department.The news comes on the heels of a dismal monthly jobs report that found the nat...

Jobless Claims Rise to 383,000

Jobless Claims Rise to 383,000Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Jobless claims rose last week to 383,000, the largest gain in a month, according to the latest figures from the Labor Department.The agency reported Thursday that for the week ending May 26, the number of peopl...

Jobless Claims Drop to 370,000

Jobless Claims Drop to 370,000Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- After staying put last week, jobless claims have taken a slight turn downwards, falling by 2,000, the Labor Department reported Thursday.For the week ending May 19, the number of people filing for benefits drop...
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