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Spain Unemployment Rate Drops as Job Creation Gathers Pace

- 1 day ago @ online.wsj.com: MADRID—The number of jobless people in Spain dropped faster than expected in the second quarter from the first, as strong job creation led to a significant decrease in the country's sky-high unemployment rate. The rate, one of the highest in the ...

Ahead of the Bell: US Unemployment Benefits

- 1 day ago @ yahoo.com: The U.S. Labor Department reports on the number of people who applied for unemployment benefits last week. The report will be released at 8:30 a.m. Eastern on Thursday. MODEST INCREASE: Economists forecast ...

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Unemployment rates up in Metro Macon, Middle Georgia region

13WMAZ: Metro Macon's unemployment rate increased to 8.2 percent in June, up from 7.9 percent in May. The rate was 9.4 percent in June 2013, according to a Georgia Department of Labor news release. The unemployment rate for the Middle Georgia region ...

Spain's unemployment crisis eases

The unemployment rate in Spain has fallen sharply in the second quarter, slipping beneath 25.0 per cent.

Obama says Fed 'properly focused' on unemployment -CNBC

U.S. President Barack Obama said on Thursday the Federal Reserve was "properly focused" on unemployment given the relatively tame pace of inflation in the country, offering a broad endorsement of Fed Chair Janet Yellen's policy approach. "The cost of unemployment, particularly long-term unemployment, as well as unemployment for young people just getting started in their careers, that is ...

The New American Dilemma

Yes, the percentage of unemployed has fallen, but it's worth barely a Bronx cheer. It reflects the unsavory fact that 2.4 million Americans have become discouraged and have dropped out of the workforce. You might as well say that the unemployment rate ...

Unemployment was up in West Michigan last month despite growth in new jobs

Mlive Kalamazoo: LANSING, MI – Unemployment in the Grand Rapids-Wyoming labor market rose to 5.7 percent in June despite adding 5,800 new jobs, according to statistics released Thursday, July 24, by the Michigan Department of Technology, Management & Budget.

Weekly unemployment claims plunge to post-recession low of 284000

Los Angeles Times: Initial unemployment claims plunged last week to an eight-year low of 284,000 in a fresh sign that the recent labor market recovery is solidifying. The number of people filing for first-time unemployment benefits was down 19,000 from the previous week ...

McHenry County unemployment rate falls to 6.1 percent

CRYSTAL LAKE – The unemployment rate in McHenry County fell to 6.1 percent in June, a post-recession low, according to preliminary figures from the U.S. Department of Labor and the Illinois Department of Employment Security.

Is Tech Unemployment Good or Bad?

Singularity Hub: Did you know that a letter was sent to the president, signed by Nobel laureates and esteemed professors warning him of “imminent large-scale technological unemployment“? The letter describes a “cybernation revolution,” brought about by “the combination ...

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UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS FELL LAST WEEK..

US Unemployment Aid Applications Drop to 284000

ABC News: The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell last week to its lowest level in more than eight years. Weekly applications for unemployment aid dropped 19,000 to a seasonally adjusted 284,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. That's ...

Michigan has biggest drop in unemployment aid claims in nation

Washington — The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell last week to its lowest level in more than eight years.

AT 4 PERCENT IN JUNE..

Wyoming unemployment rate at 4 percent in June

Wyoming's unemployment rate stood at 4 percent in June, down from 4.6 percent for the same month last year. The Research & Planning section of the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services reported that the state's unemployment rate has remained ...

Wyoming unemployment rate at 4 percent in June

Wyoming's unemployment rate stood at 4 percent in June, down from 4.6 percent for the same month last year. The Research & Planning section of the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services reports that ...

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Unemployment rates up in Macon, Warner Robins for June

Unemployment rates in Macon and Warner Robins rose in June from last month, but the rates are lower than the same period last year. The unemployment rate in metro Macon was 8.2 percent in June, up from 7.9 percent in May, according to a news release ...

Region's unemployment rate continues to drop

Albany Times Union: Albany. The unemployment rate in the Capital Region fell to 5.1 percent in June from 6.5 a year earlier, the state Labor Department said Tuesday. The rate remained the same between May and June, although the rates are not seasonally adjusted. Saratoga ...

Big Island unemployment rate increased in June

West Hawaii Today: Hawaii County's unemployment rate rose to 6.6 percent in June, up from 5.8 percent in May, according to the department, which noted unemployment in June 2013 at 7.8 percent. The unemployment rate in June 2012 for Hawaii County was 9.4 percent.

Unemployment rate in St. Cloud area rises during June

St. Cloud Times: St. Cloud area businesses shed nearly 900 jobs last month, according to data released Tuesday by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. The unemployment rose in the metropolitan statistical area (MSA) to 4.5 percent — up ...

Spanish unemployment below 25%

The unemployment rate in Spain falls below 25% for the first time in two years, as the economy begins to grow.

Spain's unemployment falls to 24-month low

The unemployment rate in Spain fell sharply in the second quarter slipping beneath 25.0-percent, official data showed on Thursday in a further sign that the country is pulling away from deep economic crisis. Since then Spain, which was also caught by the eurozone debt crisis, has introduced deep reforms in its economy and has restructured its banking system at great cost, including exceptionally ...

Unemployment up in state's largest cities

Unemployment is up in all of Wisconsin's largest cities and most counties. The state Department of Workforce Development reported Wednesday that unemployment rates in June increased in all of the state's 32 largest cities. Unemployment rates went up in 61 of 72 counties and remained unchanged in the other 11. Wisconsin's monthly unemployment rate in June was 5.7 percent, unchanged from May ...

THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE..

U.S. Unemployment Demands New Ideas

Bloomberg View: The U.S. labor market is still a long way from healed. The unemployment rate of 6.1 percent, down from 10 percent in 2009, is misleading: Long-term unemployment accounts for a much bigger share of the total than usual. Millions who would like full-time ...

Unemployment rate drops in Colorado

The Coloradoan: The area's rate is below the unemployment rate for the state of Colorado, which decreased to 5.4 percent in June. The state's unemployment rate is down from 7.3 percent in June 2013. The U.S. unemployment rate is at 6.1 percent, according to the ...

Region's unemployment rate continues to drop

Albany The unemployment rate in the Capital Region fell to 5.1 percent in June from 6.5 a year earlier, the state Labor Department said Tuesday. The rate remained the same between May and June, although the rates are not seasonally adjusted. Saratoga County had the lowest unemployment rate in the Capital Region and the second lowest in the state at 4.5 percent. Following Saratoga locally was ...

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New York unemployment benefit claims rise

wivb.com: WASHINGTON (AP) — Applications for U.S. unemployment benefits plunged last week, a sign that the economy is building strength. The Labor Department said Thursday that applications for jobless aid fell 19,000 to a seasonally adjusted 284,000.

US unemployment aid applications drop to 302000

The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell last week, a steady decline that suggests a strengthening job market. Weekly applications for unemployment aid dipped 3,000 to a seasonally adjusted 302,000, the Labor Department said ...

How states fared on unemployment benefit claims

Applications for U.S. unemployment benefits plunged last week, a sign that the economy is building strength. The Labor Department said Thursday that applications for jobless aid fell 19,000 to a seasonally ...

AID APPLICATIONS DROP..

Unemployment Extension, Benefits 2014: Aid Applications Drop to 302000 in

The Epoch Times: Hiring is at its healthiest clip since the late 1990s and the 6.1 percent unemployment rate is at a 5 1/2-year low. Employers added 288,000 jobs in June, the fifth straight month of job gains above 200,000. The latest report on unemployment benefits ...

US unemployment aid applications drop to 284, 000

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell last week to its lowest level in more than eight years.

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