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North Carolina’s jobless rate in June drops to 4.2 percent

The state's unemployment rate also was 4.4 percent in June of last year.
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US gains 223K jobs; unemployment at 18-year low of 3.8 pct.

U.S. employers extended a streak of solid hiring in May, adding 223,000 jobs and helping lower the unemployment rate to an 18-year low of 3.8 percent from 3.9 percent in April.

Dog approved for unemployment benefits of $360 a week

A dog in western Michigan has been approved for unemployment benefits -- and he'd be bringing in a cool $360 a week.

US employers add 228K jobs; unemployment rate stays 4.1 pct.

U.S. employers added a robust 228,000 jobs in November, a sign of the job market's enduring strength in its ninth year of economic recovery.

NC’s 4.1 percent unemployment rate steady at 17-year low

North Carolina's unemployment rate remained unchanged at 4.1 percent for the fourth straight month in October, the best jobless rate the state has recorded in 17 years.

US hiring fell 33,000 in September, depressed by hurricanes

The U.S. shed 33,000 jobs in September because of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, which closed thousands of businesses in Texas and Florida.
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Solid hiring in July cuts unemployment rate to 4.3 pct.

U.S. employers added 209,000 jobs in July, a second straight month of robust gains that underscore the economy's vitality as it enters a ninth year of expansion.

Claims for US jobless benefits fall by 10,000 to 245,000

Fewer Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week as most U.S. workers continue to enjoy job security.

January employment numbers show little change

The NC Department of Commerce releases latest unemployment numbers for state, small year to year change.

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