Local unemployment rate falls, state rate stays steady

Arkansas Unemployment Rate Remains Stable at 3.5 Percent

An employment report released by the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce on Friday showed promising new employment numbers for the state.

That's the third lowest in the state, behind Boulder and Fort Collins' 1.9 percent, according to the survey of households. The Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that MA has gained more than 62,000 jobs over the past year. Coming out of the summer tourism months, the leisure and hospitality sector last a seasonally adjusted 3,700 jobs.

Statwide, the unemployment rate stood at 2.8%, well below the national rate of 4.2%.

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The stakes were high, as India only needed a draw while Pakistan were playing for pride after they lost 3-1 in Group A. The India vs Pakistan rivalry is no doubt one of world sport's most iconic showdowns, and this time was no different.

Among neighboring states, IN has the lowest unemployment rate, followed by MI at 4.3 percent and IL at 5.0 percent.

Pennsylvania's civilian labor force was down 15,000 over the month to 6,414,000.

The private-sector job growth was primarily concentrated in construction, manufacturing, trade, transportation and warehousing and professional business services.

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Jobless claims are also at lows not seen in a while. Not only was it the area's lowest unemployment rate in almost two years, it tied November 2015, November 2014 and December 2007 for the lowest rate since December 2000.

The unemployment rate in the Wichita metro - Butler, Harvey, Kingman, Sedgwick and Sumner counties - fell to 4.0 percent in September, down from 4.7 percent in August and September 2016, the labor department report said.

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The Seoul meeting was set to take place following threatening comments made by North Korean Deputy U.N. Ambassador Kim In Ryong, who warned Monday that a "nuclear war may break out any moment".

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