A jobs report released Friday says Ohio's jobless rate fell to 4.5 percent in February. Nationally, total nonfarm employment was up 1.6 percent from a year ago.
Despite the state's low unemployment rate, Labor Commissioner John H. Albin said there are almost 55,000 job openings listed on the Labor Department's website.
Total non-farm employment in the county increased by 11,500 jobs, according to the state, leaving the total non-farm workforce at 1,463,700. The number of jobs in our state, increased by 14,300.
The manufacturing sector added 2,500 jobs during the month. Other gainers included leisure/hospitality (up 9,000 jobs) and construction (up 4,000). Trade, transportation and utilities was the biggest sector decline, down 3,100 jobs. Low unemployment can also be a sign of a healthy economy that should result in rising wages for workers, though wage growth has been tepid in recent years and negative in the most recent quarter. The number of unemployed has decreased by 32,000 in the past 12 months from 294,000, according to the state.
'Over 1,05000 have fled Eastern Ghouta'
Those who choose to stay on will not face prosecution, said Wael Alwan, spokesman for the Failaq al-Rahman group there. An additional 7,000 civilians and fighters are expected to evacuate Idlib Saturday morning, state news outlets report.
THE FACTS: It is true that the state's unemployment rate, as measured by the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development, has never been lower.
"That suggests new workers moving to the state taking jobs, as well as existing individuals who had dropped out of the labor force re-entering. Last year had the weakest job growth of any year since the end of the Great Recession".
"Illinois job growth is starting the year off with stronger momentum as average growth has picked up in early 2018", said IDES Director Jeff Mays.
California's ever-shrinking unemployment rate hit another record low in February.
The rate represents 80,865 unemployed people in the state, while almost 2.1 million are working.
Agency figures showed that the February rate was almost a percentage point below the year-ago level, when countywide unemployment stood at 5.5 percent. Over the year, Other Services are up 2,600 (+1.9 percent) jobs.
Jobs statistics come from a survey of employers.
The labor force is the sum of the numbers of employed residents and those unemployed, that is residents not working but actively seeking work in the last four weeks.
The woman was tied to a tree while she was being flogged in front of people in the Bulandshahr district in Uttar Pradesh, India. In a mobile phone video , the woman is strung up in public and her husband lashes out at her until she collapses.
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Won't You Be My Neighbor brings back previous cast in the show, including Francois Clemmons, who played Officer Clemmons. His special lesson? " Love is at the root of everything-all learning, all relationships", Rogers is shown saying.
Boyko Borisov, the prime minister of Bulgaria, said: "We find ourselves at times worse than the cold war". A charter flight flew 48 diplomats and their families - along with four dogs - to RAF Brize Norton.
Fellow Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas was third followed by Ferrari men Kimi Räikkönen and Sebastian Vettel in fourth and fifth. Home favourite Daniel Ricciardo was sixth in the order. "He's in a great place still with Red Bull", Hamilton said.
Mohammed said no ransom was paid to free the Dapchi schoolgirls and said their release "came with no conditions". Most of the girls at the hospital looked malnourished and wore Hijab (Islamic head and body cover).
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Still, despite the grand jury's recommendation, the county attorney says the buck stopped with him in this case. He also thanked the grand jury that presided over the six-week investigation on which he based his charges.
They pretended to be professors at other schools expressing interest in their academic articles, the indictment stated. Iran is engaged in an ongoing campaign of malicious cyber activity against the United States and our allies.
That leaves the Seahawks still looking to fill out their receiving corps and specifically in terms of finding a big receiver. Perhaps Pryor will ultimately fit into New York's long-term plans. 2016 was the break-out season for Pryor, the receiver.
The Israel Defense Forces say that their aircraft bombed the reactor in the months before it was commissioned. It could also be meant as a warning to archenemy Iran , which is deeply involved in Syria's conflict.
Uber's Death Car and the Cracks in Liberal Culture
Investigators with the National Transportation Safety Board arrived in Tempe this week to collect evidence on the fatal incident . It shows footage of the pedestrian, Elaine Herzberg, walking her yellow bike loaded with bags across a dark road.
ISIS Bomb Attack Kills 26 People Near Afghan Capital
An investigation into the security breach was under way, and that anyone found to have neglected his duties would be punished. Afghan firefighters clean up the site of a deadly suicide bombing near Kabul University, in Kabul, Afghanistan.