WASHINGTON (AP) – The number of Americans seeking unemployment aid rose last week to 742,000, the first increase in five weeks and a sign that the resurgent viral outbreak is likely slowing the economy and forcing more companies to cut jobs.
Source: washington times
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- US jobless claims increase to 742,000 as pandemic worsens (independent)
- US jobless claims increase to 742,000 as pandemic worsens (washington times)
- US jobless claims rise to 742,000; millions to lose aid (abc news)