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It's evidence fewer employers are cutting jobs amid a decline in confirmed coronavirus cases and signs of an improving economy.
These persistently high jobless claims indicate a lot of labor market volatility.
The job market’s improvement slowed through the fall and in the past two months has essentially stalled.
The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell but remained at a historically high 847,000 last week.
More people are relying on gig work, which puts a lot of risk on the workers themselves.