Illinois Metro Unemployment
CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Department of Employment Security says the jobless rate dropped in 10 of the state's 12 metro areas in March compared with March 2013.
Jobless rate drops in most Illinois metro areas
CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Department of Employment Security says unemployment fell in March in 10 of the state's 12 metro areas.
Metro Atlanta jobless rate drops to 6.8 percent
ATLANTA (AP) — State labor officials say metro Atlanta's unemployment rate has dropped to 6.8 percent.
SC unemployed can seek benefits via smartphones
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's unemployment agency launched a free app Wednesday that allows jobless residents to seek weekly benefits through their iPhones.
First-time unemployment insurance claims rise
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana for the week ending April 12 increased from the previous week's total.