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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 jobless aid inch up to a 10-month high

    The number of people seeking unemployment benefits rose last week to the highest level since May, though the pace of applications remains at a level consistent with steady hiring. Weekly applications rose 7,000 to a seasonally adjusted 320,000, the Labor...

    Once-troubled state employment department seeing improvement, director says

    Once-troubled state employment department seeing improvement, director says
    California's unemployment insurance agency, after stumbling in the aftermath of the Great Recession, is making strides toward improving service to the jobless, the program's director told members of a state Senate oversight committee. "We are meeting...

    Top Prosecutor: Imprisoned Man Receives Unemployment Pay, Gets Arrested

    Top Prosecutor: Imprisoned Man Receives Unemployment Pay, Gets Arrested
    ROCKY HILL — A New Haven man who authorities said collected unemployment benefits while in jail was arrested Thursday, said a spokesman from the Chief State's Attorney's office. Candido Rivera, also known as Candido Quiles, 45, was charged with...

    Prosecutors say inmate collected unemployment in jail

    Connecticut prosecutors say a New Haven man accused of collecting $4,000 in unemployment benefits while in jail has been arrested. The Hartford Courant reports (http://cour.at/1zsAdQh) that a spokesman for the state's attorney's office says Candido...