US jobless claims drop to 498,000, a new pandemic low, as layoffs slow further with economy strengthening

US jobless claims drop to 498,000, a new pandemic low, as layoffs slow further with economy strengthening

ByThe Associated Press
May 6, 2021, 8:31 AM

WASHINGTON -- US jobless claims drop to 498,000, a new pandemic low, as layoffs slow further with economy strengthening.

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