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  • Accidently on Purpose

    Economic woes and double-digit unemployment are being blamed for a rash of staged auto accidents by criminals against unsuspecting motorists to line their pockets through fraudulent insurance claims.
  • Fewer Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week

    Fewer Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week
    Fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, evidence that strong hiring should continue despite signs of slower economic growth at the start of 2015. The Labor Department said Thursday that weekly applications for jobless aid fell 9,000 to...

    Congressional Republicans should get credit for job growth

    Along with low gas prices, a rise in job growth has been the bright spot in the U.S. economy recently. More than one million jobs were added in the previous three months alone. The last time that happened was in 1997. And 2014 saw the most jobs added...

    Florida ranks fourth-lowest in unemployment benefits

    Florida ranks fourth-lowest in unemployment benefits
    A new report by Florida International University asserts that states like Florida that have dramatically tightened eligibility for unemployment insurance are seeing the biggest drops in the jobless receiving any benefits at all. The conclusion from FIU's...

    Audit: State paid unemployment benefits to prisoners

    Audit: State paid unemployment benefits to prisoners
    The state paid unemployment benefits to some people behind bars, according to an audit that also found other problems in the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation. The audit of the Division of Unemployment Insurance, which was...