The unemployment rate for May 2017 was down 0.1 percentage points from the 5.1 percent reported in April 2017. The McAllen-Edinburg-Mission area had the state's highest jobless rate during May at 7.5 percent, TWC officials said. The number of people counted as unemployed also dropped, by 660 from a month ago and more than 2,800 from a year ago.
Houston fared well too, bringing its annual job growth rate up to 1.5 percent.
Most of the May job losses - 1,300 jobs - came in the private sector, in industries such as manufacturing, financial activities, education, and leisure and hospitality.
Non-farm employment in the Norfolk area saw steady growth again, though, gaining 93 jobs in May.
Over the previous year, the local economy has added 2,800 jobs, boosting countywide employment to a record 211,700. "They may be looking for a different job, but they haven't quit the one they already have". "Anyone interested in finding work in Vermont - young or old - should contact their local American Job Center to learn about current employment and training opportunities available". There were 17,300 more unemployed people over the year compared to May 2016.
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The report claims that the Chilean has provisionally agreed to a new three-year deal with the Gunners at £280,000-a-week wages. Sanchez has scored 72 goals in 144 appearances in all competitions since joining Arsenal from Barca in 2014.
Rinne kept it tied in the early minutes of the second with a stop of Guentzel before a big save on Chris Kunitz on a breakaway. Gaudreau's goal came 3:45 into the period on a wraparound, but there was no goal signal on the ice at the time.
US President Donald Trump released a statement on Wednesday in which he said himself and VP Mike Pence were aware of the attack. CBS News has confirmed the gunman at the congressional baseball practice has been identified by law enforcement as James T.
In the marines, they are life and death situations and we took as much as we could from the game and stood up to be counted. You score a goal and then - I don't know high the percentage would be - the other team score in the next couple of minutes.
They concluded the cash-strapped state needed the extra revenue to fix the budget and raise additional funds for public schools. Laffer's supply-side ideology calls for cutting taxes specifically on the wealthy people who do the most investing.
It is due to present its platform for the next session in the Queen's Speech at the State Opening of Parliament on June 19. But Mr Corbyn said: "There's a possibility of voting the Queen's Speech down and we're going to push that all the way".
Citing sources, TechCrunch reports that as many as 2,100 jobs will be lost of the two companies' combined 14,000 employees. During an all-company meeting with AOL and Yahoo in May, he was asked by employees what would happen to them.
Cuba-US relations: 6 things you need to know
The Trump administration's expected tightening of restrictions on American travel to Cuba is disappointing, ASTA said . Embassy open in Havana and allows U.S. airlines and cruise ships to continue service to Cuba .
Wallenda to discuss hanging by teeth over Niagara Falls
A fall from that height would mean certain death, but Wallenda wore a safety tether to comply with New York State labor law. If you want to come see the stunt in person, you're encouraged to arrive no later than 8:15 a.m.
US official's 'quiet diplomacy' led to Warmbier's release
Gary Locke, a former USA ambassador to China, has said that North Korea uses Americans in detention as "bargaining chips". The Ohio hospital where Otto was taken has said that he is in stable condition but suffered "severe neurological injury".
London tower fire: What do we know?
Michael Paramasivan said he was watching TV in the building as his girlfriend and daughter slept when he smelled burning plastic. Ambulance officials say 78 people were being treated in hospitals across London for a range of injuries and smoke inhalation.
Kevin Durant: 'Kyrie Is Better Than AI'
You just smile when you watch him play because for somebody to be that skilled, you know he had to work tirelessly at it. Pretty intense words from Durant , comparing Irving to the hall-of-famer, and one of the game's greatest point guards.
Siri in your living room: Apple unveils $349 HomePod
Apple is facing some serious competition from the likes of tech rivals Amazon and Google in the race for voice-powered computing. Apple wants to combine the two categories in one device and has price the HomePod accordingly.
AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller
Democratic senators on the committee attempted to clarify the boundaries of Sessions' recusal , something they say is unclear. Rosenstein said "no, I have not", when asked by Shaheen whether he has seen good cause to fire Mueller.
North Korea releases US citizen Otto Warmbier
He was detained when as tour group prepared to leave North Korea, charged with engaging in allegedly anti-state activity. The State Department continues to "have discussions" with North Korea about the release of other Americans jailed there.
WWDC 2017: Apple introduces smart compact music speaker
Google , meanwhile, previewed new speaker features such as hands-free phone calling during its software conference last month. The HomePod features seven tweeters and a 4-inch woofer that Apple suggests will provide sound that will "rock the house".