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FILE - In this Tuesday, March 31, 2020 file photo, Vincent Amos, who identified himself as homeless, pulls a shopping cart with his belongings amid businesses closed by concerns of the COVID-19 coronavirus in Dallas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
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April 02, 2020 - 9:20 am
Unemployment claims keep sky rocketing. Read how businesses around the country are slashing payroll and making cuts where they can.
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Visitors are unable to gain access to the Department of Labor due to closures over coronavirus concerns, Wednesday, March 18, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
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March 26, 2020 - 9:15 am
Unemployment claims go way up. Read more about this trend that will, most likely, get worse.
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In this Tuesday, March 24, 2020, photo, Keisha Henry poses for a portrait inside her lounge and catering business in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
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March 25, 2020 - 1:24 pm
By REBECCA SANTANA and DAVID A. LIEB Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Barely a week ago, David McGraw was cooking daily for hundreds of fine diners at one of New Orleans’ illustrious restaurants. Today, he’s cooking for himself, at home — laid off along with hundreds of thousands of people...
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Unionized hospitality workers wait in line in a basement garage to apply for unemployment benefits at the Hospitality Training Academy Friday, March 13, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
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March 18, 2020 - 3:33 pm
By DAVID A. LIEB Associated Press JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — In Ohio, more than 48,000 people applied for jobless benefits during the first two days of this week. The tally during the same period the prior week: just 1,825. In neighboring Pennsylvania, about 70,000 people sought unemployment aid in...
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