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CNNMoney: Eurozone unemployment rate at 10.7%updated: Thu Mar 01 2012 14:07:00

Widespread joblessness in Greece and Spain pushed the unemployment rate in the eurozone to the worst level since the currency was introduced in 1999.

CNNMoney: Unemployment soars for architectsupdated: Wed Jan 04 2012 13:02:00

If you want the best odds of getting a job after graduation, don't major in architecture.

CNNMoney: Initial jobless claims fall to lowest level since April 2008updated: Thu Dec 22 2011 08:56:00

The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits dropped to their lowest level since April 2008, boosting optimism in the job market.

CNNMoney: Unemployment claims drop to 9-month lowupdated: Thu Dec 08 2011 09:32:00

The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits fell to a nine-month low, signaling a bright spot in the tough employment environment.

CNNMoney: Unemployment filings top key 400,000 levelupdated: Thu Dec 01 2011 08:47:00

The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits rose again last week to their highest level in a month.

CNNMoney: Unemployment filings show weak jobs pictureupdated: Thu Sep 08 2011 10:00:00

More Americans filed for their first week of unemployment benefits last week, reflecting continued weakness in the job market.

CNNMoney: Black unemployment: Highest in 27 yearsupdated: Fri Sep 02 2011 15:13:00

The August jobs report was dismal for plenty of reasons, but perhaps most striking was the picture it painted of racial inequality in the job market.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims jump 9,000 in latest weekupdated: Thu Jun 23 2011 09:46:00

The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week, remaining above the 400,000 mark for the 11th straight week.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims down but remain above 400,000updated: Thu Jun 16 2011 09:41:00

For the tenth week in a row, an uncomfortably high number of Americans filed for their first week of unemployment benefits.

CNNMoney: Unemployment claims stuck above 400,000updated: Thu Jun 09 2011 09:33:00

The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits rose again and stayed above the 400,000 mark for the ninth consecutive week.

CNNMoney: State unemployment benefits in the crosshairsupdated: Mon May 09 2011 14:36:00

The jobless may soon find their state unemployment check is not in the mail.

CNNMoney: Unemployment filings top 400,000 for 2nd weekupdated: Thu Apr 21 2011 12:19:00

First-time filings for unemployment claims declined in the most recent week, but were above the key 400,000 level for the second straight week, according to a government report issued Thursday.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims edge lowerupdated: Thu Mar 31 2011 09:29:00

The number of Americans filing first-time claims for unemployment benefits declined last week, according to a government report, raising optimism that the job market recovery is gaining steam.

CNNMoney: Unemployment claims dip lowerupdated: Thu Mar 17 2011 09:25:00

The number of Americans filing either continuing or first-time claims for unemployment benefits fell last week, a sign that the job market continues to slowly improve.

CNNMoney: Initial jobless benefit filings in big jumpupdated: Thu Mar 10 2011 09:38:00

The number of Americans filing first-time claims for unemployment benefits climbed in the latest week, with the figure coming in just below the key 400,000 level.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims fall to nearly 3-year lowupdated: Thu Mar 03 2011 10:18:00

In another sign that the job market is slowly recovering, the number of Americans filing first-time claims for unemployment benefits fell last week to a nearly 3-year low.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims tick back above 400,000updated: Thu Feb 17 2011 11:00:00

The number of Americans filing first-time claims for unemployment benefits edged up last week, the government said Thursday.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims fall to 2-1/2 year lowupdated: Thu Feb 10 2011 09:22:00

The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in more than 2-1/2 years last week, easing some of the disappointment about a weak monthly jobs report.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims climb by 35,000updated: Thu Jan 13 2011 09:55:00

The number of Americans filing for their first week of unemployment benefits jumped sharply last week, two weeks after hitting a 2-1/2 year low below 400,000.

CNNMoney: Jobless benefits are extended - but hold the applauseupdated: Mon Dec 20 2010 09:41:00

Millions of jobless Americans are no doubt cheering the tax cut deal that President Obama signed into law Friday.

CNNMoney: Unemployment climbs in 21 statesupdated: Fri Dec 17 2010 17:31:00

The unemployment rate in 21 states and the District of Columbia rose last month, according to a government report out Friday, signaling the persistent joblessness that has plagued the recovery.

CNNMoney: You don't want to be unemployed in Vermontupdated: Thu Dec 09 2010 13:45:00

Jobless Americans everywhere are running out of federal unemployment benefits as Congress debates whether to extend the safety net as part of a Bush tax cut compromise.

CNNMoney: State unemployment rates hold steadyupdated: Tue Nov 23 2010 10:30:00

The state unemployment picture was little changed in October, with rates holding relatively steady across the country, the government said Tuesday.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims slide to 3-month lowupdated: Thu Oct 28 2010 10:03:00

The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits dropped to the lowest level in three months last week, according to a government report released Thursday.

CNNMoney: State unemployment picture improvesupdated: Fri Oct 22 2010 10:56:00

The state-by-state unemployment picture improved in September, with 23 states and the District of Columbia reporting lower unemployment rates, and Illinois and Mississippi slipping below the 10% point.

CNNMoney: Unemployment filings jump back upupdated: Thu Sep 23 2010 11:59:00

Initial filings for unemployment insurance ticked up in the latest week, but continued to hover in the same range they have been since November, the government reported Thursday.

CNNMoney: Jobs picture gets worse in 27 statesupdated: Tue Sep 21 2010 12:07:00

The national unemployment rate may have only ticked up slightly in August, but on a state-by-state basis, the jobs picture continues to look a lot more grim in places like Nevada, Michigan and California.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims down for second week in a rowupdated: Thu Sep 16 2010 09:48:00

The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits declined for a second straight week last week, according to a government report released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims slide to a nearly 2-month lowupdated: Thu Sep 09 2010 09:32:00

The number of jobless Americans filing for unemployment insurance fell last week to the lowest level in nearly two months, a government report released Thursday showed.

CNNMoney: Dow and S&P post 2nd week of lossesupdated: Fri Aug 20 2010 16:18:00

Stocks ended mostly lower Friday as investors continued to react to the week's downbeat economic reports that have raised concern about a double-dip recession.

CNNMoney: Unemployment rates rise in 14 statesupdated: Fri Aug 20 2010 14:56:00

State unemployment took a negative turn in July, with more states posting rising jobless rates than in the previous month.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims jump to 3-month highupdated: Thu Aug 05 2010 15:35:00

The number of Americans filing for initial unemployment insurance jumped last week to the highest level in 3 months, the government said Thursday.

Spain unemployment rate at 13-year highupdated: Fri Jul 30 2010 08:27:00

Spain's unemployment rate rose to 20.09 percent for the second quarter of 2010, up from 20.05 percent from the previous quarter, Spain's National Statistics Institute said Friday.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims slide in latest weekupdated: Thu Jul 29 2010 09:18:00

The number of Americans filing for initial unemployment insurance fell last week, the government said Thursday.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims jump in latest weekupdated: Thu Jul 22 2010 09:28:00

The number of Americans filing for initial unemployment insurance climbed last week, the government said Thursday.

CNNMoney: Unemployment rate falls in 39 statesupdated: Tue Jul 20 2010 10:21:00

State unemployment continued to ease in June, with more than half of all U.S. states posting jobless rate declines for a third straight month, a government report Tuesday showed.

Jobless benefits extension to go before Senate voteupdated: Tue Jul 20 2010 05:30:00

The Senate is set to consider a bill Tuesday that would extend the deadline to file for unemployment benefits through the end of November.

CNNMoney: Obama to Senate: Pass the unemployment billupdated: Mon Jul 19 2010 14:34:00

With millions of jobless living without a government lifeline, President Obama is urging the Senate to extend jobless benefits when it votes Tuesday.

Obama calls for extension of jobless benefits, criticizes Republicansupdated: Mon Jul 19 2010 14:09:00

President Barack Obama urged Congress on Monday to pass an extension of unemployment benefits, saying that Senate Republicans have allowed short-term political concerns to trump the needs of the jobless.

Obama rips GOP for blocking jobless benefits extensionupdated: Mon Jul 19 2010 11:38:00

President Barack Obama tore into congressional Republicans on Monday for blocking an extension of unemployment benefits, arguing that a "partisan minority" had allowed short-term political calculations to trump genuine economic need.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims sink to near 2-year lowupdated: Thu Jul 15 2010 09:22:00

The number of Americans filing for initial unemployment insurance dropped to the lowest level in nearly two years last week, according to a government report released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims slide in latest weekupdated: Thu Jul 08 2010 09:30:00

The number of Americans filing first-time claims for unemployment insurance fell last week, according to a government report released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Job gloom at all-time highupdated: Sat Jul 03 2010 07:32:00

More Americans than ever before feel they have no hope of finding a job.

Eurozone unemployment steady at 10 percentupdated: Fri Jul 02 2010 09:00:00

Unemployment in the 16-member eurozone -- countries that use the euro currency -- is at 10 percent, the European statistics agency said Friday.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims spikeupdated: Thu Jul 01 2010 09:12:00

The number of Americans filing first-time claims for unemployment insurance rose last week, according to a government report released Thursday.

House begins debate on bill to extend jobless benefitsupdated: Tue Jun 29 2010 15:28:00

The House of Representatives Tuesday began debate on a bill to extend jobless benefits through the end of November.

CNNMoney: Unemployment claims dropupdated: Thu Jun 24 2010 09:55:00

The number of first-time filers for unemployment insurance fell last week, according to a government report released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Nevada takes dubious jobless title from Michiganupdated: Fri Jun 18 2010 12:48:00

Nevada's jobless rate hit a record high last month and and is now the highest in the nation, the first time in four years that Michigan doesn't hold that distinction, according to a government report released Friday.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims higher than expectedupdated: Thu Jun 17 2010 08:41:00

Initial claims for unemployment insurance climbed last week, the government reported on Thursday.

CNNMoney: Ongoing jobless claims plummet to 17-month lowupdated: Thu Jun 10 2010 10:37:00

The number of people filing for ongoing unemployment insurance plummeted by 255,000 to the lowest level since December 2008, according to government figures released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Jobless benefits to expire as Senate recessesupdated: Fri Jun 04 2010 18:27:00

For the nation's unemployed, here we go again.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims declineupdated: Thu Jun 03 2010 09:52:00

The number of first-time filers for unemployment insurance fell last week, according to a government report released Thursday.

CNNMoney: First-time jobless claims fallupdated: Thu May 27 2010 09:08:00

The number of Americans filing for their first week of unemployment insurance fell slightly last week, according to a weekly government report released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Unemployment falls in 34 statesupdated: Fri May 21 2010 15:43:00

More than half of all U.S. states posted lower unemployment rates last month, the government said Friday.

CNNMoney: Surprise jump in jobless claimsupdated: Thu May 20 2010 11:35:00

The number of first-time filers for unemployment insurance rose last week for the first time in a month, according to a weekly government report released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims down for 4th straight weekupdated: Thu May 13 2010 09:45:00

The number of first-time filers for unemployment insurance fell last week for a fourth straight week, according to a weekly government report released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims down for 3rd straight weekupdated: Thu May 06 2010 11:12:00

The number of Americans filing initial claims for unemployment insurance fell for the third straight week, according to weekly government data released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims fall for 2nd straight weekupdated: Thu Apr 29 2010 10:04:00

The number of Americans filing initial claims for unemployment insurance fell for the second straight week, according to weekly government data released Thursday.

CNNMoney: City jobless picture brightens a littleupdated: Wed Apr 28 2010 11:54:00

The number of cities that showed a year-over-year improvement in their unemployment rate nearly doubled in March, according to the Labor Department.

CNNMoney: How long should we help the unemployed?updated: Fri Apr 23 2010 07:24:00

Two years of unemployment benefits just isn't enough for some jobless Americans.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims fall for 1st time in 3 weeksupdated: Thu Apr 22 2010 14:31:00

The number of Americans filing initial claims for unemployment insurance fell for the first time in 3 weeks, according to government data released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Unemployment rises in 24 statesupdated: Fri Apr 16 2010 12:27:00

Nearly half of all U.S. states reported rising unemployment rates in March, the government said Friday, with rates above the national average in 11 states and the District of Columbia.

CNNMoney: Congress extends jobless benefitsupdated: Thu Apr 15 2010 22:39:00

Lawmakers voted Thursday to push back the deadline to file for extended unemployment benefits until June 2, a measure President Obama promptly signed into law.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims in another surprise surgeupdated: Thu Apr 15 2010 09:35:00

The number of Americans filing for unemployment insurance for the first time jumped for the second week in a row, according to government data released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Jobless one step closer to regaining benefitsupdated: Mon Apr 12 2010 18:26:00

The Senate took the first step Monday to extend the deadline for the jobless to file for unemployment insurance.

CNNMoney: 33 states out of money to fund jobless benefitsupdated: Fri Apr 09 2010 14:26:00

With unemployment still at a severe high, a majority of states have drained their jobless benefit funds, forcing them to borrow billions from the federal government to help out-of-work Americans.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims soarupdated: Thu Apr 08 2010 11:59:00

The number of Americans filing for unemployment insurance for the first time jumped last week, according to government data released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Severe unemployment eases in citiesupdated: Wed Apr 07 2010 10:36:00

Fewer cities reported severe unemployment in February, according to a government report released Wednesday.

Unemployment benefits expire for thousandsupdated: Mon Apr 05 2010 14:34:00

Extended unemployment benefits will temporarily expire for thousands of Americans on Monday because the Senate went on its spring recess without approving a one-month deadline extension.

Have doctorate, will work for Censusupdated: Mon Apr 05 2010 14:34:00

CNN's Chuck Conder talks with two highly educated Census workers and why they took the temporary jobs.

CNNMoney: Dow, S&P 500 at new 18-month highsupdated: Thu Apr 01 2010 17:55:00

The Dow and S&P 500 ended at fresh 18-month highs Thursday, but tech concerns limited the Nasdaq composite's gains ahead of a long weekend.

What programs did Congress leave unfunded?updated: Thu Apr 01 2010 13:33:00

The Senate left town for its spring recess without taking up a bill that would patch funding for unemployment benefits and other programs.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims match 19-month lowupdated: Thu Apr 01 2010 10:32:00

The number of Americans filing for unemployment insurance for the first time fell last week, matching the lowest level since August 2008, according to government data released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Thousands to lose jobless benefits April 5updated: Fri Mar 26 2010 15:24:00

Extended jobless benefits will run out for at least 212,000 Americans out of work after April 5 because the Senate closed up shop Friday afternoon without a deal to extend filing deadlines.

CNNMoney: State jobless situation little changedupdated: Fri Mar 26 2010 11:28:00

A total of 27 states reported rising unemployment rates in February, while rates decreased in seven states and the District of Columbia, according to a government report released Friday.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims slideupdated: Thu Mar 25 2010 09:55:00

The number of Americans filing first-time claims for unemployment insurance fell last week to the lowest level in six weeks, the government said Thursday.

CNNMoney: 35 cities suffer unemployment above 15%updated: Fri Mar 19 2010 12:12:00

Unemployment rates continue to rise, with the majority of U.S. metropolitan areas showing an increase in January, according to a government report.

CNNMoney: Unemployment claims fallupdated: Thu Mar 18 2010 13:53:00

The number of Americans filing for initial unemployment insurance fell last week, the government said Thursday.

CNNMoney: Unemployment claims show long-term problemupdated: Thu Mar 11 2010 12:00:00

The number of Americans filing continuing claims for unemployment insurance spiked last week, the Labor Department said Thursday, as sluggish hiring continues to drag on the labor market's recovery.

CNNMoney: State unemployment picture brightensupdated: Wed Mar 10 2010 13:39:00

A total of 30 states and Washington, D.C., reported rising unemployment rates in January, down from the number in the previous month, according to a government report released Wednesday.

CNNMoney: Unemployment claims dropupdated: Thu Mar 04 2010 10:52:00

The number of Americans filing for initial unemployment insurance fell last week, the government said Thursday.

CNNMoney: Jobs recovery will be sluggishupdated: Wed Mar 03 2010 16:35:00

The annual unemployment rate rose across all states and the nation's capital last year, with Michigan and Nevada posting the biggest jumps, according to a government report released Wednesday.

CNNMoney: Senate extends jobless benefits deadlineupdated: Wed Mar 03 2010 12:59:00

After days of intense infighting, the Senate voted late Tuesday night to extend the deadline for the jobless to apply for extended unemployment benefits. Several hours later, President Obama signed the measure.

CNNMoney: Extended jobless benefits start endingupdated: Sun Feb 28 2010 18:42:00

Depending on extended unemployment benefits to see you through the Great Recession?

CNNMoney: Jobless claims up 12% in past 2 weeksupdated: Thu Feb 25 2010 09:59:00

The number of Americans filing for initial unemployment insurance surged to just below the 500,000 level last week, and have climbed more than 12% over the past two weeks, the government said Thursday.

CNNMoney: One million could lose jobless benefits in Marchupdated: Fri Feb 19 2010 18:12:00

More than 1 million people could lose their jobless benefits and health insurance subsidy in March if Congress doesn't act fast.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims rise unexpectedlyupdated: Thu Feb 18 2010 09:47:00

The number of Americans filing first-time claims for unemployment insurance climbed unexpectedly last week.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims drop sharplyupdated: Thu Feb 11 2010 08:42:00

The number of Americans filing for initial unemployment insurance fell sharply last week, according to government data released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Unemployment taxes slam businessesupdated: Tue Feb 09 2010 10:48:00

Employers are getting hit with a massive tax hike at a time when they can least afford it.

CNNMoney: Unemployment filings head higherupdated: Thu Feb 04 2010 10:13:00

The number of Americans filing for initial unemployment insurance rose last week, the government said Thursday.

CNNMoney: Urban unemployment growsupdated: Tue Feb 02 2010 10:55:00

The number of U.S. metropolitan areas with jobless rates above 15% increased in December, according to government figures released Tuesday.

CNNMoney: State jobless rates on the riseupdated: Fri Jan 22 2010 14:55:00

A total of 43 states reported rising jobless rates in December, reversing signs of improvement seen the month before, according to a government report released Friday.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims surge to 2-month highupdated: Thu Jan 21 2010 10:04:00

The number of Americans filing first-time claims for unemployment insurance surged to a 2-month high last week, the government said Thursday.

CNNMoney: Unemployment claims edge higherupdated: Thu Jan 14 2010 10:25:00

The number of Americans filing first-time claims for unemployment insurance rose modestly last week, the government said Thursday.

CNNMoney: Unemployment claims jump higherupdated: Thu Jan 14 2010 09:53:00

The number of Americans filing for initial unemployment insurance rose more than expected last week, the government said Thursday.

CNNMoney: Severe unemployment worsens in citiesupdated: Tue Jan 05 2010 11:32:00

The number of U.S. metropolitan areas with jobless rates above 15% increased in November, according to government figures released Tuesday, despite the biggest one-month drop in the national rate in more than three years.

CNNMoney: Jobless claims fall to 17-month lowupdated: Thu Dec 31 2009 09:28:00

The number of Americans filing first-time claims for unemployment insurance fell sharply last week to the lowest level in 17 months, the government said Thursday. Analysts had expected an increase.

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