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Laid-off workers endure loss of $600 unemployment benefit

An unemployed makeup artist with two toddlers and a disabled husband needs help with food and rent.

North Carolina unemployment rate falls to 7.6% in June

North Carolina’s jobless rate fell dramatically in June as restaurants, hotels and retailers bounced back since Gov. Roy Cooper’s COVID-19 restrictions were eased.

United sending layoff notices to nearly half of US employees

United Airlines is sending layoff warnings to 36,000 employees, nearly half its U.S. staff.

Unemployment rate fell to 11.1% in June, with 4.8 million jobs added

The nation's high unemployment rate dropped in June, falling to 11.1% from 13.3%, as more Americans went back to work. Some 4.8 million jobs were added, the U.S. Labor Department said Thursday.

Agency: North Carolina unemployment rate neared 13% in May

A state agency says North Carolina’s unemployment rate neared 13% in May.

Digital advertising company to expand in Elizabethtown

Anthem Displays LLC, a national manufacturer of digital billboards, will create 17 jobs in Bladen County, Gov. Roy Cooper announced Monday.

Judge throws out parts of NC workplace undercover law

A federal judge has thrown out portions of a North Carolina law designed to discourage undercover employees at farms and other workplaces from taking documents or footage.

Unemployment in the US falls to 13.3%, confounding forecasters

Unemployment around the U.S. declined slightly in May, falling to 13.3% as the economy showed signs of recovering from the impact of nationwide shutdowns caused by the coronavirus.

Bill earmarks $300M more COVID-19 funds for N.C. government

North Carolina legislators want to make available another $300 million in federal COVID-19 relief funds to Gov. Roy Cooper’s administration to cover additional government expenses incurred due to the virus.

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