Record 6.6M Americans Filed For Unemployment Benefits Last WeekThe last three weeks have marked one of the most devastating periods in history for the American job market, as first-time claims for unemployment benefits have surged more than 3,000% since early March.
Unemployment Applications Surge As Stay-At-Home Order ContinuesMore than a million California residents have now filed for unemployment and that number continues to grow.
Coronavirus Unemployment Concerns: EDD Printing Errors?As if applying for unemployment wasn’t nerve-wracking enough, CBS13 has learned of printing errors on some letters from the Employment Development Department (EDD) that are causing confusion, undue stress and potentially compromising peoples identities.
Coronavirus: When Will You Get Your Unemployment Payment?Under normal circumstances, it takes three weeks to get your first payment from the EDD after filing, and they hope to stick to that. At the current rate, it could take 5 weeks.
Coronavirus: How Much Could You Get On Unemployment?Most of the more than one million Californians who have applied for unemployment during the COVID-19 pandemic know that their state unemployment check won’t entirely replace their paycheck.
3.3 Million Seek US Jobless Aid, Nearly 5 Times Earlier HighNearly 3.3 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week — nearly five times the previous record set in 1982.
Gov. Newsom: 1 Million Californians Have Filed For Unemployment Since March 13California Gov. Gavin Newsom says four of the nation's largest banks have agreed to temporarily suspend mortgage payments for those affected by the coronavirus.
Coronavirus: Unemployment Help for the Self-EmployedWhile millions of Americans now qualify for unemployment benefits and disability, millions who are self-employed don’t. 
Huge Spike In Lost Wages Claims Filed With California EDD After New Coronavirus DirectivesGovernor Gavin Newsom announced a huge spike in claims filed with California Employment Development Department this week.
Study: California Has 3rd Highest Rate Of Young Adults Still Living At HomeA new study found that California has one the highest rates of young adults still living with their parents.
California Unemployment Rate Holds At Record Low 4.1 PercentCalifornia's unemployment rate held at the record low of 4.1 percent in October as employers added 36,400 nonfarm payroll jobs, the state Employment Development Department said Friday.