- AP National News Calendar Updated: Aug-28-15 4:47 pm
Eds: Major scheduled events for the week of August 30 - September 5. Note that many events are subject to change at the last minute.
- Weekly unemployment insurance claims decrease Updated: Aug-28-15 11:01 am
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana for the week ending Aug. 22 decreased from the previous week's total.
- Job search mandate, unemployment tax change goes to governor Updated: Aug-27-15 1:13 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Changes to unemployment insurance laws that require more job search activities by benefit recipients are now headed to North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory.
- Missouri unemployment benefits bill looks set for override Updated: Aug-23-15 11:17 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri's Republican-led Senate appears to have enough support to override Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon's veto of a bill that would enact one of the nation's strictest limits for unemployment benefits.
- Applications for US jobless aid tick up to still-low 277K Updated: Aug-20-15 8:50 am
WASHINGTON - The number of Americans seeking unemployment aid rose slightly last week, yet remained at a low level consistent with a solid job market.
- NY county legislator accused of filing false jobless claims Updated: Aug-12-15 12:37 pm
ALBANY, New York - The chairman of the Rensselaer County Legislature has been charged with grand larceny and filing dozens of false documents to improperly collect more than $15,000 of state unemployment benefits.
- Kentucky pays off federal loan 2 years ahead of schedule Updated: Aug-10-15 5:25 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Kentucky has paid off a $972 million federal loan two years ahead of schedule, shedding one of the last vestiges of the recession and saving businesses an estimated $165 million in taxes.
- Business events scheduled for the coming month Updated: Jul-31-15 1:43 pm
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