Nearly 3 million seek US unemployment benefits last week.

Nearly 3 million seek US unemployment benefits last week.

US workforce continues to be battered by Covid crisis as another 3 million workers sought unemployment benefits last week, raising the total number of jobless to 36 million, amounting to a quarter of US workforce. The figures are unprecedented since the Great Depression, though authorities remain hopeful of trend reversal soon with easing of lockdown.

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