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US jobless rates fell in 24 states, record lows in 5

WASHINGTON/December 22, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —Unemployment rates dropped to record lows in Alabama, California, Hawaii, Mississippi and Texas in November. The Labor Department’s report on state unemployment showed rates fell in 19 other states, a positive sign for U.S. economic growth. Over the past 12 months, 27 states have added payroll jobs — with largest absolute … Continue reading US jobless rates fell in 24 states, record lows in 5