Jobless claims filings pick up amid continued struggles for labor market

First-time filings for unemployment benefits totaled 742,000 last week vs. the Wall Street estimate of 710,000.Continuing claims fell by 429,000 to 6.37 million, a fresh pandemic-era low.The total of those receiving benefits declined by more than 8000,000 but remains extremely elevated. Jobless claims filings tick up, breaking four-week streak of declining claimsThe pace of workers… Continue reading Jobless claims filings pick up amid continued struggles for labor market

Kate Middleton Says She ‘Burst Into Tears’ After Hearing About Families’ Struggles With COVID-19

Kate Middleton has been moved by the stories she’s heard amidst the coronavirus pandemic.  “It can get very emotional. I remember a couple of the families I met from King’s Lynn and I went home and literally burst into tears, their stories were so moving,” Middleton said during a visit to a Baby Basics UK… Continue reading Kate Middleton Says She ‘Burst Into Tears’ After Hearing About Families’ Struggles With COVID-19