- Alaska's unemployment rate was 6.6 percent Updated: Apr-20-14 6:01 am
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- Gap between Indiana wages, living costs grows Updated: Apr-19-14 11:28 am
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- Economist: 2018 minimum wage will be worth $9.25 Updated: Apr-18-14 4:23 pm
- Little-known Democrat tries to unseat Scott Walker Updated: Apr-18-14 4:05 pm
- Feds: NC saw nearly 20k more find jobs in March Updated: Apr-18-14 3:25 pm
- Vermont says unemployment now 2nd lowest in US Updated: Apr-18-14 2:40 pm
- New Mexico jobless rate at 7 percent last month Updated: Apr-18-14 2:11 pm
- Idaho unemployment rate drops in March Updated: Apr-18-14 1:59 pm
- Alabama jobless rate ticks up to 6.7 percent Updated: Apr-18-14 1:41 pm
- Nebraska jobless inches up to 3.7 percent Updated: Apr-18-14 1:25 pm
- Colorado adds 3,300 jobs from February to March Updated: Apr-18-14 1:17 pm
- Survey: Louisianans with jobs top 2 million Updated: Apr-18-14 12:58 pm
- Miss. jobless rate rises in March as payrolls fall Updated: Apr-18-14 12:17 pm
- Florida unemployment rate ticks up slightly Updated: Apr-18-14 12:08 pm
- Texas jobless rate falls to 5.5 percent in March Updated: Apr-18-14 11:55 am
- Maine unemployment falls to 5.9 percent in March Updated: Apr-18-14 11:52 am
- Va.'s jobless rate rises to 5 pct in March Updated: Apr-18-14 11:31 am
- SC unemployment fell to 5.5 percent in March Updated: Apr-18-14 11:04 am
- Pa. unemployment rate drops to 6 percent in March Updated: Apr-18-14 10:34 am
- Kansas officials boost revenue estimates by $178M Updated: Apr-17-14 9:22 pm
- Hawaii's unemployment rate drops to 4.5 percent Updated: Apr-17-14 5:32 pm
- NY jobless rate up slightly in March to 6.9 pct. Updated: Apr-17-14 4:26 pm
- Rhode Island's jobless rate falls to 8.7 percent Updated: Apr-17-14 4:22 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - State labor officials say Alaska's unemployment rate in March was 6.6 percent.
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Briana Tony hasn't graduated from college yet, and she's already frustrated with the job market.
INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana workers' pay didn't keep pace with inflation last year, and economic experts say the state needs to focus more on the quality of jobs instead of the quantity to close the distance.
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - From records related to Gordon Fox being subpoenaed to a House panel hearing a bill to legalize marijuana, here are five things to know in Rhode Island:
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - In a plan approved by the legislature, full-time minimum-wage workers in Maryland will ultimately make about $875 less annually than they would have under the governor's proposed timetable, an economic analyst said.
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin Democrats and their allies who are trying to take out Republican Gov. Scott Walker have invested all their hopes in Mary Burke, a Harvard-educated political newcomer whose father started Trek Bicycle when she was a teenager.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina showed the country's second-largest increase in employment in March, when 19,400 jobs were added and the jobless rate fell to 6.3 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Gov. Peter Shumlin says the latest unemployment statistics show Vermont now has the second lowest unemployment rate in the country.
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico's unemployment rate rose to 7 percent in March, up from 6.7 percent in February but down from 6.9 percent in March 2013.
BOISE, Idaho - Idaho's unemployment rate dropped a tenth of a percentage point in March to 5.2 percent, the lowest rate in 5 1/2 years.
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - The number of available workers seeking jobs in Alabama increased quicker than the available positions last month, leading to a slight rise in the state's unemployment rate, labor officials said Friday.
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska's preliminary unemployment rate inched up a tenth of a point to hit 3.7 percent in March, but the state's jobless rate remains one of the lowest in the nation, according to a state report released Friday.
DENVER - Colorado added jobs for the 29th straight month in March, and as the good economic news mounts, more people are seeking work, the state's chief economist said Friday.
More than 2 million Louisianans say they have a job, an all-time high.
JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi's unemployment rate rose to 7.6 percent in March as more people entered the labor force than could find jobs.
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Florida's unemployment rate ticked up slightly to 6.3 percent in March, with the ranks of the unemployed increasing by 17,000 to 606,000.
AUSTIN, Texas - The strength of the Texas economy combined with a growing labor force contributed to a 5.5 percent March unemployment rate, the Texas Workforce Commission reported Friday.
PORTLAND, Maine - Maine officials say the state's unemployment rate fell to 5.9 percent in March.
RICHMOND, Virginia - The Virginia Employment Commission says the state's jobless rate rose slightly to 5 percent in March.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina's unemployment rate continued a nearly yearlong decline last month, falling for the 10th month in a row, state officials said Friday.
HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Pennsylvania's jobless rate has continued its steady decline.
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas officials projected Thursday that the state will collect nearly $178 million more in revenues than previously thought through June 2015, brightening its short-term budget picture.
HONOLULU - Hawaii's unemployment rate dropped to a seasonally adjusted 4.5 percent last month, down 0.1 percentage points from February.
ALBANY, New York - The state labor department says the unemployment rate was up slightly to 6.9 percent in March from 6.8 percent in February.
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Rhode Island's unemployment rate edged down in March to 8.7 percent, the lowest since September 2008, but the number of jobs also declined, state officials reported Thursday.