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Unemployment Benefits

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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.
  • Applications for US unemployment aid plunge to 15-year low

    The number of Americans seeking unemployment aid plummeted to the lowest level in 15 years last week, evidence that employers are laying off few workers despite a sharp slowdown in economic growth. Weekly applications for unemployment benefits dropped...

    Newington Man Charged With Illegally Collecting Unemployment

    A 28-year-old man was charged Friday with collecting about $5,000 worth of unemployment benefits while he was employed, authorities said. Christopher R. Commins, of Newington, was charged with first-degree larceny by defrauding a public community and...

    Could states afford jobless benefits if another recession hits?

    WASHINGTON Tens of billions of dollars in debt. Cuts to jobless aid that have been called "historic and disturbing." Unemployment insurance trust funds that are still clawing their way back to solvency. This is the Great Recession's legacy for the...

    Bridgeport Woman Charged With Illegally Collecting Unemployment

    A Bridgeport woman was charged Wednesday after authorities said she illegally collected about $3,000 in unemployment benefits. Christie M. Gray, 39, was charged with first-degree larceny by defrauding a public community and unemployment compensation...