WHERE TO WATCH
Goodwill Offering Job Training, Support For Americans Impacted By COVID-19
June 29, 2020
Steve Preston, President and CEO of Goodwill Industries International joins Cheddar to discuss the non-profits programs for unemployed Americans.
Lawsuit Claims New York's COVID-19 Indoor Dining Restrictions Threaten Lives
Jan 14, 2021
U.S. Unemployment Claims Jump to 965,000 as Virus Takes Toll
The number of people seeking unemployment aid soared last week to 965,000, the most since late August and evidence that the resurgent virus has caused a spike in layoffs.
Jan 8, 2021
Brooklyn Restaurant Temporarily Closing its Doors Amid Pandemic
As coronavirus cases continue to surge nationwide, state and local officials are taking swift action to close restaurants or ban indoor dining as a way to curb the spread of the virus, and some restaurants are finding themselves unable to stay afloat. One restaurant that has temporarily shut its doors as a result is Estuary at One15 Brooklyn Marina - a Drench-inspired restaurant with rave reviews. Estelle Lau, Deputy CEO at One15 Brooklyn Marina, joined Wake Up With Cheddar to share her story.
Jan 8, 2021
U.S. Loses 140,000 Jobs for Month of December, Unemployment Rate Unchanged
The December jobs report out this morning, revealing the U.S. lost 140,000 jobs in the month of December. It is a significant decline, after adding 245,000 jobs in the month prior. The unemployment rate remained unchanged at 6.7%. Dana Peterson, Chief Economist at The Conference Board, joined On the Job: The December Jobs Report for more on these numbers.