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United States

Applications for US unemployment aid increase by 7,000, yet low total suggests healthy job market - @AP

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Afghanistan

Photo: Naked man running through the streets of Afghanistan's capital Kabul to protest unemployment - @pajhwok

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2016 US elections

Sen. Bernie Sanders, launching campaign: 'The truth is, real unemployment is not 5.4%... it is close to 11%' - @ByronYork

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United States

Applications for US unemployment benefits rose last week yet remain at historically low levels - @AP

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United States

Applications for US unemployment aid tick down; monthly average falls to 15-year low - @AP

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air industry

Bombardier to slash 1,750 jobs - @globeandmail

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United Kingdom

UK unemployment rate was 5.5% for January-March 2015, lowest level since mid-2008 - @ONS

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United States

US employers added 223,000 jobs in April, sending unemployment rate to 7-year low of 5.4% - @AP

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United States

Applications for US unemployment benefits inch up, but total collecting aid near 15-year-low - @AP

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Australia

Australian's unemployment rate rose to 6.2% in April from 6.1% in March - @SkyNewsAust

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North Carolina, US

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory says state's $2.75 billion unemployment insurance debt to federal government paid off - @ABC11_WTVD

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North Carolina, US

RT @BeauMinnick: #BREAKING The state announces it's paid off its $2.75B in unemployment debt. #ncpol @WNCN - @WNCN

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markets

US stocks open lower despite plunge in jobless claims - @USATODAY

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economic indicators

Applications for US jobless aid plunge to 15-year low, a sign growth slowdown may be temporary - @AP

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US economic indicators

Applications for US unemployment benefits stayed low last week at 295,000, signaling few layoffs - @AP

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United Kingdom

UK unemployment fell by 76,000 between December and February to 1.84 million - @ONS, @pressassoc

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United States

US jobless claim recipients at 14-year low; housing starts up 2%, missing estimates - @USATODAY

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Australia

Australia's unemployment falls to 6.1% with 37,700 jobs added - @abcnews

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economic indicators

Applications for US unemployment benefits rise to 281,000, yet remain at very low level - @AP

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economic indicators

US job openings at 14-year high in February - @nytimesbusiness

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