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Ohio's improving economy means 42 layoffs for Office of Unemployment

- 6 days ago @ dispatch.com: “Ohio's improving economy and other factors have, fortunately, helped more Ohioans move off of unemployment benefits as they have found jobs. This, in turn, has reduced Ohio's expenditures on unemployment benefits and the federal funding we receive for ...

Unemployment Is a Big Threat to Eurozone Economy, Officials Warn

- 4 days ago @ wsj.com: SINTRA, Portugal—High and divergent unemployment rates in Europe pose a serious threat to the region's long-term economic health, central bankers and economists warned during a weekend conference held by the European Central Bank. But they ...

South Africa Unemployment Hits 11-Year High

- 2 days ago @ wsj.com: PRETORIA, South Africa—Unemployment in South Africa hit a 10-year high as power outages, drought and widespread pessimism dragged down growth in the long-beleaguered economy. South Africa's unemployment rate climbed to 26.4% as the economy ...

New study finds link between unemployment rate and cellphone use

- 4 hours ago @ betaboston.com: Researchers have come up with a novel way of tracking unemployment that they say is much faster and more accurate than traditional estimates and surveys done by the federal government. In a study published Tuesday in the Journal of the Royal Society ...

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Why This is the Only State Where Unemployment is Up

TIME: Mody Torres (L) and Josh Anderson of Select Energy Services connect hoses between a Andrew Cullen — Reuters Mody Torres (L) and Josh Anderson of Select Energy Services connect hoses between a pipeline and water tanks at a Hess fracking site near ...

Hinson: Unemployment Changes Achieved in Legislative Session

The Missourian: Changes to unemployment, Medicaid and welfare were among the accomplishments of this year's legislative session, said State Rep. Dave Hinson, R-St. Clair. But the fact that there was no solution to imminent state transportation funding problems was a ...

New study finds link between unemployment rate and cellphone use

BetaBoston: Researchers have come up with a novel way of tracking unemployment that they say is much faster and more accurate than traditional estimates and surveys done by the federal government. In a study published Tuesday in the Journal of the Royal Society ...

State: Man Collected Unemployment While Working, Got Arrested

Hartford Courant: Marcos A. Lozada, 48, of Rowe Avenue was charged with first-degree larceny by defrauding a public community and with unemployment compensation fraud, said Mark A. Dupuis, spokesman for the Chief State's Attorney's office. Lozada is a former East ...

Applications for US unemployment aid rise, yet low total suggests healthy job

Fox News: In this April 22, 2015 photo, Ralph Logan, general manager of Microtrain, left, shakes hands with a job seeker during a National Career Fairs job fair in Chicago. The U.S. Labor Department reports on the number of people who applied for unemployment ...

Applications for US Unemployment Aid Rise, yet Low Total Suggests Healthy

ABC News: Applications for US Unemployment Aid Rise, yet Low Total Suggests Healthy Job Market. WASHINGTON — May 28, 2015, 8:30 AM ET. Share. 0. Associated Press. Applications for US unemployment aid rise, yet low total suggests healthy job market.

Gaza's unemployment rate highest in the world

AOL News: According to a recent World Bank report, Gaza in the Middle East has the highest unemployment rate in the world at 43 percent and an even higher youth unemployment rate which exceeded 60 percent at the end of last year. Overall, the group estimates ...

Thieves find brazen way to steal your identity

CNN: They then log onto state websites and file for unemployment benefits. Since the priority is for states to get the money out quickly, they don't wait for an employer to verify the identity of the person applying for the benefits. Victims typically don't ...

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Alabama's April Unemployment Rate is 5.8%

Dothan First: “Alabama's April unemployment rate has some positive numbers about the economy,” Governor Robert Bentley said. “The number of people in the labor force is up, the number of people employed is up, wage and salary employment is up, and the number of ...

Confusion over US unemployment

Unemployment is the one statistic that one would have thought is easy to define: just total up the number of people on unemployment benefit and there's your answer.

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The current unemployment rate in each state

Business Insider: The current unemployment rate in each state. Andy Kiersz. May 27, 2015, 1:48 PM; 1,594. facebook · linkedin · twitter; email; print. The Bureau of Labor Statistics just released the April unemployment rates for the states and Washington, DC. Nebraska ...

Gaza Has Highest Unemployment Rate: World Bank Report

NBCNews.com: What does the highest unemployment rate in the world look like? It resembles 26-year-old Khalil Abu Rezeq, who is among the two-fifths of Palestinians in Gaza who are jobless, and running out of hope. "I wake every morning and log onto Facebook looking ...

Teton County leads Wyoming unemployment rate in April

LocalNews8.com: Niobrara County posted the state's lowest unemployment rate among counties in April at 2.5 percent, followed by Albany at 2.7 percent, Goshen at 3.2 percent and Crook at 3.4 percent. The highest unemployment rates were found in Teton County at 6.9 ...

Unemployment rate continues to fall in Stanislaus County

The Turlock Journal: The unemployment rate in Stanislaus County continues on a downward trend, coming in at its lowest level so far this year, according to the recently released Employment Development Department data. The unemployment rate in Stanislaus County for April ...

Unemployment rate reaches seven-year low in Wythe Co.

Wythe County officials said Tuesday the unemployment rate in their county reached its lowest point in nearly a decade.

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Hawaii's unemployment rate falls to 4.1%

Hawaii's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 4.1 percent last month, from 4.5 percent in April 2014, but was unchanged from the first three months of this year, according to data from the state Department of Labor and Industrial Relations.

Springfield unemployment falls to 7.6 percent, hits 5 percent in region

MassLive.com: Across the region, Greater Springfield's unemployment rate fell to 5 percent in April from 6 percent in March and 6.5 percent a year ago in April 2014. It's all a part of a generally positive set of jobs and jobless data released Tuesday by the state's ...

Utah's unemployment rate unchanged at 3.4%

KSL.com: The state Department of Workforce Services reported Friday that about 49,700 Utahns were unemployed and actively seeking work. The nationwide unemployment rate declined slightly to 5.4 percent in April — down from 5.5 percent in the previous month.

EDD Says California's Unemployment Rate Decreases to 6.3 Percent in April 2015

Sierra Sun Times: May 22, 2015 - SACRAMENTO – California's unemployment rate decreased to 6.3 percent in April, and nonfarm payroll jobs increased by 29,500 during the month for a total gain of 1,890,900 jobs since the recovery began in February 2010, according to data ...

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Lubbock's Unemployment Rate Fell in April

LUBBOCK, TX -- Lubbock's local unemployment rate (not seasonally adjusted) fell from 3.3 percent in March to 3.0 percent in April, according to the latest numbers released Friday by the Texas Workforce Commission. The driving factor in Lubbock's lower ...

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Unemployment rate falls as number of job seekers declines

The Courier: However, Hancock County had 700 more employed residents last month than it did a year earlier, in April 2014, when its unemployment rate was 4 percent. Wyandot County had 100 more people employed in April than in March, and 100 fewer people ...

Whatcom County unemployment rate falls to lowest level in six years

Bellingham Herald: Whatcom County's unemployment rate dropped to its lowest level in more than six years as employment grew significantly in the construction and transportation sectors. The local unemployment rate was 5.4 percent in April, the lowest since November 2008, ...

Oregon's Unemployment Rate Falls Below National Average

The state's unemployment rate was 5.4 percent in March, the first time it has fallen below the national average in 19 years.

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South Carolina unemployment unchanged in April

Miami Herald: Workforce officials say that overall employment in South Carolina set a record last month, at more than 2.1 million people. The state's labor force also hit a record high at more than 2.2 million. The number of unemployed people also went up last month ...

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