California's Unemployment Rate Hit 15.5% In April; 2.3M Jobs DisappearThe state's unemployment rate increased 10.2 percentage points since March, the largest one month rise since 1976.
Why Horrific Unemployment Numbers Made The Stock Market RiseThe stock market reacted positively to the recent record unemployment numbers, which suggests a strong economic comeback, but be wary.
Why The Real Unemployment Rate Is Actually Even WorseThe U.S. job market just endured its worst month ever, but the official unemployment rate doesn't accurately reflect the staggering job losses.
Coronavirus Closures Could Lead To 2.8M Jobs Lost In Southern California: ReportSouthern California could see a staggering drop in employment by May due to business closures and cutbacks spurred by the coronavirus shutdown.
JCPenney Offering Random $5K Prize Packages, Vacations In Holiday Hiring PushThe unemployment rate is now at 3.7 percent, the lowest rate since December 1969. While that could mean higher wages for workers, that means a smaller labor pool for retailers like JCPenney and UPS, who are both ramping up their holiday hiring.
Unemployment Drops To 3.9 Percent, Lowest In 17 YearsThe unemployment rate hit 3.9% in April, breaking below 4 percent for the first time since December 2000.
Report: LA County Unemployment At Lowest Level In Nearly 20 YearsFor job-seekers, California hasn’t looked this golden in nearly two decades, according to an economic forecast released Wednesday.
US Unemployment Drops To Lowest In 17 YearsThe U.S. economy rebounded from the hurricanes and added 261,000 jobs, the best performance of the Trump administration.
California's Jobless Rate Increases As More Enter WorkforceThe California Employment Development Department said Friday that the rate rose one-tenth of a percentage point, to 5.5 percent.
California's Unemployment Rate Dips To 5.5 PercentCalifornia's unemployment rate was 5.5 percent in February, continuing a slight downward trend but remaining higher than the nation's jobless rate as a whole, state figures indicated Friday.
California Unemployment Drops To 5.9 Percent, Lowest Level Since 2007California's unemployment rate fell to 5.9 percent in September, the lowest it's been in nearly eight years, a state agency reported Friday.
Unemployment Down In LA County, Up Slightly In Orange, Riverside CountiesUnemployment was down in June in Los Angeles County, but went up slightly in Orange and Riverside counties.
UCLA Anderson Forecast Predicts Unemployment Rate Will Continue To FallA new report says California's economy is expected to continue its steady recovery and predicts the state unemployment rate will drop more than a percentage point over the next two years.
Economic Forecast Sees Steady Job Gains On The HorizonHigh consumer confidence and widespread job creation will help California see steady job gains through 2017, according to a UCLA economic forecast released Thursday.
California Unemployment Rate Drops To 6.9 PercentCalifornia enjoyed its largest monthly job gain in over a year with the addition of 67,300 new positions in January, driving the unemployment rate down to 6.9 percent, a state agency said Friday.