U.S. unemployment claims dropped by 24,000 to 400,000 last week in another sign that the job market is recovering from the coronavirus recession.
The number of jobless claims increased last week to 419,000, the most in two months, from a pandemic low of 368,000 during the previous week.
A Change.org petition calling on Congress to send additional $2,000 monthly economic stimulus checks to U.S. families is nearing its goal of three million signatures.
Study authors found that while the two-dose vaccines were 94-95% effective in preventing COVID-19 from the delta and lambda variants, the Johnson & Johnson vaccine had only 66.9% efficacy “in preventing moderate to severe disease.”
Millions of doses of the Moderna vaccine are headed to Guatemala today, compliments of the U.S. government.
School districts all over the state are making back-to-school health and safety policies for in-person learning.
Fears of the spreading delta variant of the coronavirus prompted a slide in stocks on Monday. Airlines, hotels, cruise ships, and other tourism-based companies had some of the biggest stock losses.
They may just be some old battered bowling pins, but they are also a part of Chicago history that is coming to a close.
Amid rising consumer costs as the US rebounds from the COVID-19 pandemic, President Biden assured Americans Monday that the inflation is short-term.
The United States set another pandemic low in this week's jobs report, showing only 360,000 first-time filers for unemployment.
A survey of U.S. adults found that tipping habits did not improve during the COVID-19 pandemic, despite a boom in the food delivery service industry.
People who are fully vaccinated do not need to wear masks or follow social distancing at Kane and McHenry county courthouses as of Monday.
It was a day full of arts, entertainment, food and many other attractions.
Chicago’s top Italian restaurant, Spiaggia, announced Friday they are permanently closing after 37 years.
U.S. unemployment claims rose slightly last week by 2,000 to a total of 373,000, even as the economy and the job market appear to be rebounding.
A nearly century-old Lakeview bowling spot is officially closing for good, but you can still purchase a piece of its history
Brian Carberry, Senior Managing Editor of Apartment Guide, talks about post pandemic rental trends as more people get vaccinated and the economy starts to recover.
U.S. employers added 850,000 jobs in June 2021, well above the average of the previous three months, the Labor Department said.
U.S. unemployment claims dropped by 51,000 last week to 364,000, the lowest level since the pandemic began in 2020.
Strict conditions had prevented the U.S. territory from receiving certain federal funds in a timely manner under the Trump administration, but these have been easing under President Biden.