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Unemployment Rates Fall In Nearly All U.S. Cities
WASHINGTON (AP) — Unemployment rates fell in almost all large U.S. cities in April, helped by stronger hiring. The gains show the job market is improving throughout the country.
The Labor Department says unemployment rates declined in 344 of the 372 largest metro areas...
Wyoming Jobless Rate Falls To 4.8 Percent
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming's unemployment rate fell slightly in April to 4.8 percent.
The jobless rate was 4.9 percent in March.
The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services says the state's unemployment rate remained significantly lower than the national rate of 7...
Wyoming Extended Unemployment Checks To Be Cut
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Extended unemployment payments in Wyoming will be reduced starting later this month because of federal budget cuts.
People who have exhausted their regular 26 weeks of state unemployment benefits are eligible for 14 weeks of emergency payments...
UN: Global Youth Unemployment Rate Is Rising
GENEVA (AP) — The U.N.'s labor office says youth unemployment is likely to rise globally to 12.8 percent by 2018, wiping out gains made in the recent economic recovery.
A report by the International Labour Organization said Tuesday the rate of unemployment among people aged 15 to 24 was 12…
Unemployment Drops to 7.5 Percent
The unemployment rate is now at a four-year low of 7.5 percent. The government says employers added 165,000 jobs last month -- and that hiring in the previous two months was stronger than was first thought. The report showed that the job market is improving despite higher taxes and government spendi…
Unemployment Fell In February In 22 States
WASHINGTON (AP) — Unemployment rates fell in 22 U.S. states in February from January, a sign that hiring gains are benefiting many parts of the country.
The Labor Department says unemployment rates rose in 12 states and were unchanged in 16...
Wyo. Unemployment Rate Fell To 4.9 Percent In Dec.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming's unemployment rate fell to 4.9 percent in December.
The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services reports that the rate fell from November's 5.1 percent.
The agency noted that the number of unemployed individuals in Wyoming has fallen while employment has …

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