May 22 2017
Private sector payroll jobs increased 3,600 and government decreased 1,800. The industry with the most job growth in Naples was construction with over 1,200 new jobs.
Shelby County in metro Birmingham has the state's lowest unemployment rate at 3.3 percent. In addition to the low rate, the state has added 11,000 jobs in April.
The unemployment rate notched up one-tenth of a percentage point, to 4.9 percent, in April. In all, 19 states had unemployment rates lower than the national average.
Florida had 460,000 people without jobs out of a labor force of 10,142,000.
"The bottom line is Wisconsin's economy is growing and adding jobs, and our biggest challenge now is finding enough skilled talent to fill openings employers have available", said Department of Workforce Development secretary Ray Allen.
Palestinians injured during rallies for prisoners
Video footage from the scene shows the protesters surrounding the settler's auto before he opens fire at them, killing one. A Palestinian was seriously hurt and another nine were lightly injured in clashes near the border with the Gaza Strip.
Led coalition airstrikes targeted pro-Syrian regime forces
In a four-sentence statement, the coalition added that the pro-regime forces were "well inside" an "established" zone. The attack was the first such close confrontation between us forces and fighters backing President Bashar al-Assad.
Wide cyber attack curbed for now
The ransomware exploits a flaw in Microsoft's Server Message Block (SMB) v1 file sharing protocol to carry out its attack. The NHS says it employs more than 1.5 million people, making it one of the world's biggest employers alongside the U.S.
The unemployment rate for the Colorado Springs area, which is not seasonally adjusted, fell to 2.5 percent, tied with October 2000 as the lowest in the 27 years for which the bureau has records.
Workforce conditions remained tight throughout much of ME in April with very low unemployment, particularly in the southwest portion of the state.
The labor force is the total number of people, both employed and unemployed, over the age of 16. Manufacturing (-8,100) and logging (-100) were the only sectors to report job losses. The largest job gains were in the healthcare and construction sectors. This post was updated to clarify that the new unemployment data is preliminary and add quotes from Matthew Barewicz.
IL ranked 32nd nationally with an unemployment rate of 4.7 percent. Hawaii and North Dakota had the second-lowest unemployment rates at 2.7 percent, while New Mexico had the nation's highest jobless rate at 6.7 percent, followed by Alaska at 6.6 percent. The state's payrolls grew at a 1.4 percent clip over the year, falling below the national average - 1.6 percent - for the first time in four years. It's also an improvement from the April 2016 rate of 5.8 percent. Since April 2016, this sector is up 4,400 jobs or 1.1 percent.
In a year-over comparison from 2016, growth was seen in federal government and "other services" as high as 20 percent.
May 22 2017
Ringling Bros. owner: Final shows are 'a celebration'
It is all tragic to Gary Payne, a former president of the 2,000-member Circus Fans Association of America. The Danguir high wire troupe performs during a show, Sunday, May 7, 2017, in Providence, R.I.
May 22 2017
I'll be back: Arnold Schwarzenegger confirms role in latest Terminator film
Schwarzenegger also said he has plans for a Twins sequel called Triplets , which will feature Danny DeVito and Eddie Murphy. Be sure to check back with us here at CinemaBlend for updates about the sixth Terminator film as they become public.
May 20 2017
AT&T Workers Across 36 States Began 3-Day Strike Friday
ET to come to the table with "serious proposals that invest in good jobs with a future". "Even my son will be out there with me". This will be the first time the members will be walking out from AT&T mobility. "We want a new contract and one that is fair".
May 20 2017
Comey to testify in public before Senate Intelligence Committee
But it appears Comey has chosen to testify just once more before Congress. "I'm not under investigation". Trump also called Comey a "nut job".
May 19 2017
Merkel: UK Will 'Pay A Price' If It Curbs Immigration
Merkel, 62, has been chancellor since late 2005, when Jacques Chirac was French president. She said the French and German governments would hold a meeting on key issues in July.
May 18 2017
White House Pushes Back on Reports of Intelligence Talks between US, Russia
He said that it seems that " political schizophrenia " is developing in the U.S. amid such media claims. Under current U.S. law, the president has the power to declassify information as he or she sees fit.
May 18 2017
Fox News' Guilfoyle up for White House press secretary job
Do you think they need to tone it down? She also told the newspaper that she loves working at Fox News and would be reluctant to leave the network.
May 17 2017
EC to link all EVMs to VVPAT by 2019
It has sent status paper on EVMs and VVPAT to all the seven national and 48 state political parties. The demonstration was carried out by AAP leader Saurabh Bhardwaj.
May 17 2017
Australia and New Zealand largely escape global cyber attack
A number of NHS organisations have been affected by a ransomware attack (an attack on the IT systems which support NHS services). He advised the public to report any suspected ransomware attack to the Australian Cybercrime Online Reporting Network.
May 17 2017
Despite alarm and government threats, we still have Facebook access today
In the video the king can be see wandering through the mall in a small crop top with a woman believed to be one of his mistresses. We have a feeling Thai authorities might find it harder to enforce the lese-majeste laws than they did with the last King...
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