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Exclusive: Labor Secretary Tiffany Robinson discusses Maryland's 108,000 unemployment claims

EXCLUSIVE: LABOR SECRETARY TIFFANY ROBINSON DISCUSSES MARYLAND'S 108,000 UNEMPLOYMENT CLAIMS

Maryland Labor Secretary Tiffany Robinson speaks with 11 News Thursday morning shortly after the unemployment numbers were released,...

RAIL ROAD LABORER

C&S Rail Services, L.L.C. is an industry leader in rail service, repair, construction, demolition and general construction services...

 
 
 
Animal Crossing: New Horizons - Every fruit tree and where to plant them

ANIMAL CROSSING: NEW HORIZONS - EVERY FRUIT TREE AND WHERE TO PLANT THEM

Enjoy the fruits of your labors by planting a variety of trees. Every island in Animal Crossing: New Horizons comes with several fruit...

A New Jersey nurse bought protective gear for her coworkers using donations, then was suspended by her own hospital

A NEW JERSEY NURSE BOUGHT PROTECTIVE GEAR FOR HER COWORKERS USING DONATIONS, THEN WAS SUSPENDED BY HER OWN HOSPITAL

Win McNamee/Getty Images) Healthcare workers across the nation are facing shortages in face masks, shoe covers, jumpsuits, and other...

 
 
 
'In order to make a living I must put myself and my community in danger': Uber drivers say the company's inconsistent sick pay policy is pushing them to keep working - even if they get sick

'IN ORDER TO MAKE A LIVING I MUST PUT MYSELF AND MY COMMUNITY IN DANGER': UBER DRIVERS SAY THE COMPANY'S INCONSISTENT SICK PAY POLICY IS PUSHING THEM TO KEEP WORKING - EVEN IF THEY GET SICK

Mark Ralston/AFP via Getty Images Uber drivers have told Business Insider the company's restrictive and inconsistent coronavirus sick...

Uber says it has paid out $3 million to drivers and delivery workers in the US through its coronavirus sick pay program

UBER SAYS IT HAS PAID OUT $3 MILLION TO DRIVERS AND DELIVERY WORKERS IN THE US THROUGH ITS CORONAVIRUS SICK PAY PROGRAM

Reuters Uber has paid $3 million in coronavirus sick pay to US drivers and delivery workers, a spokeswoman told Business Insider. But...

 
 
 

CONSTRUCTION LABOR/HELPER

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career...

Rooster Teeth has Moved RTX to Labor Day Weekend Because of COVID-19

ROOSTER TEETH HAS MOVED RTX TO LABOR DAY WEEKEND BECAUSE OF COVID-19

RTX is the yearly convention for all things from RoosterTeeth and they recently announced that the event has changed dates because...

 
 
 
US employers cut 700,000 jobs in March & that's before Covid-19 turned really nasty

US EMPLOYERS CUT 700,000 JOBS IN MARCH & THAT'S BEFORE COVID-19 TURNED REALLY NASTY

Payrolls in the US plunged by 701,000 in March, according to a US Labor Department report released on Friday. While the figures are...

Jobless claims spike to 6.6 million, doubling last week's record, as layoffs mount amid coronavirus pandemic

JOBLESS CLAIMS SPIKE TO 6.6 MILLION, DOUBLING LAST WEEK'S RECORD, AS LAYOFFS MOUNT AMID CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

A record-shattering 6.6 million jobless claims were filed last week, according to the Department of Labor's weekly jobless claims report....

 
 
 
The Trump administration issued a new rule that blocks guaranteed paid sick leave for 75% of American workers

THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION ISSUED A NEW RULE THAT BLOCKS GUARANTEED PAID SICK LEAVE FOR 75% OF AMERICAN WORKERS

Apu Gomes/AFP via Getty Images The Trump administration diminished the scope of a coronavirus aid law that went into effect Wednesday. The...

'Grim, but only the start': Here's what 5 economists have to say about the dismal March jobs report

'GRIM, BUT ONLY THE START': HERE'S WHAT 5 ECONOMISTS HAVE TO SAY ABOUT THE DISMAL MARCH JOBS REPORT

REUTERS/Fred Prouser Friday's March jobs report showed that the US lost 701,000 jobs, much more than the 100,000 economists expected. The...

 
 
 
Nobel-winning economist Paul Krugman sees unemployment soaring to 20% in a matter of weeks

NOBEL-WINNING ECONOMIST PAUL KRUGMAN SEES UNEMPLOYMENT SOARING TO 20% IN A MATTER OF WEEKS

Franck Robichon/Reuters Dire jobless data this week revealed historic layoff activity through March, and Nobel Prize-winning economist...

The US economy lost 701,000 jobs in March, even before the worst of the coronavirus shutdown

THE US ECONOMY LOST 701,000 JOBS IN MARCH, EVEN BEFORE THE WORST OF THE CORONAVIRUS SHUTDOWN

The Bureau of Labor Statistics said nonfarm payrolls contracted by 701,000 in March as the coronavirus forced a widespread US economic...

 
 
 
A record 10 million Americans filed for unemployment in just 2 weeks, smashing expert forecasts. The blowout numbers suggest the pre-coronavirus US economy was more vulnerable than anyone thought

A RECORD 10 MILLION AMERICANS FILED FOR UNEMPLOYMENT IN JUST 2 WEEKS, SMASHING EXPERT FORECASTS. THE BLOWOUT NUMBERS SUGGEST THE PRE-CORONAVIRUS US ECONOMY WAS MORE VULNERABLE THAN ANYONE THOUGHT

David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe/Getty Images The two-week spike in jobless claims suggests a coronavirus-fueled recession will be deeper...

March Employment Report: 701,000 Jobs Lost , 4.4% Unemployment Rate

MARCH EMPLOYMENT REPORT: 701,000 JOBS LOST , 4.4% UNEMPLOYMENT RATE

From the BLS : Total nonfarm payroll employment fell by 701,000 in March, and the unemployment rate rose to 4.4 percent, the U.S. Bureau...

 
 
 
A leaked memo reveals Amazon's reported efforts to mount a PR campaign against a worker it fired for leading a protest, which has spurred an investigation into whether the company violated labor laws

A LEAKED MEMO REVEALS AMAZON'S REPORTED EFFORTS TO MOUNT A PR CAMPAIGN AGAINST A WORKER IT FIRED FOR LEADING A PROTEST, WHICH HAS SPURRED AN INVESTIGATION INTO WHETHER THE COMPANY VIOLATED LABOR LAWS

Reuters Amazon's top executives discussed mounting a PR campaign against an organizer the company fired after New York opened an investigation...

US jobless claims hit 6.6 million as coronavirus layoffs continue

US JOBLESS CLAIMS HIT 6.6 MILLION AS CORONAVIRUS LAYOFFS CONTINUE

More than 6.6 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week as the coronavirus continued to gut the US labor market,...

 
 
 
The startup founder's guide to letting people go efficiently and compassionately, if you have no other choice in a time of crisis

THE STARTUP FOUNDER'S GUIDE TO LETTING PEOPLE GO EFFICIENTLY AND COMPASSIONATELY, IF YOU HAVE NO OTHER CHOICE IN A TIME OF CRISIS

Many people around the world are going to lose their jobs in the potential new recession. The Labor Department reported that 6.6 million...

US businesses slashed 27,000 jobs before strictest coronavirus shutdowns took effect, new report shows

US BUSINESSES SLASHED 27,000 JOBS BEFORE STRICTEST CORONAVIRUS SHUTDOWNS TOOK EFFECT, NEW REPORT SHOWS

REUTERS/Carlo Allegri Private-sector firms cut 27,000 jobs in the month ended March 12, according to a Wednesday report from ADP. The...