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Coronavirus: Over 20 million Americans have now applied for unemployment benefit 

5.245 million new unemployment claims were filed last week, down from 6.615 million the week before. Image: REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Lucia Mutikani

Correspondent , Thomson Reuters

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Unemplyoment claims continue to hit unprecedented levels. Image: FRED

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