The number of residents receiving unemployment benefits declined by almost 900, to 2,547, while the number of new applications increased by 123 to 455. It was 4.7 percent the month before.
Unemployment increased by less than 1 percentage point in the Youngstown-Warren metropolitan area - rising from 5.6 percent to 6 percent between November and December of 2017. "With almost 63,000 jobs available across the state, DEW is preparing our residents, including those with barriers to employment, to be able to succeed in those jobs", said Cheryl Stanton, executive director of the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce.
Unemployment estimates in surrounding counties had increases across the board.
Fairfield County continued to have the highest unemployment rate at 9.5 percent. Jobs in trade, transportation, and utilities declined 1,200, largely affected by retail trade (-1,500). While the state's unemployment remains below the national average, Maryland experienced job losses across all major sectors last month, led by professional and business services, which shed 6,000 jobs.
Compared to December 2016, nonfarm payroll jobs in Arkansas are up 16,100.
Met Office warns of high winds in East Anglia
Gusts of up to 75mph were expected in parts of the county and a yellow weather warning was put in place by the Met Office. Its spokesman said: "Very strong winds will affect parts of the United Kingdom during tonight and into Thursday.
It was all part of an exceptionally warm welcome for Pence in Israel, which has been overjoyed by Trump's pivot on Jerusalem . Violent protests since Mr Trump's announcement has left at least 17 Palestinians dead, mostly in clashes with Israeli forces.
Similarly, Ngannou earned his title shot with a devastating first round finish over Overeem at UFC 218 in December. Miocic (18-2) claimed a unanimous decision win over Francis Ngannou (11-2) at TD Garden in Boston.
Pakistan was attacking civilian villages to cause death and damage and the BSF was giving them an apt reply, the officer said. Houses have been destroyed and the frequent ceasefire violations by Pakistan have left the residents anxious for their lives.
This timetable of the day leading to the government shutdown was provided to CBS News by a person familiar with the negotiations . Senate Democrats have brought us to a shutdown", House Speaker Paul Ryan said in a statement early Saturday morning.
Two points later, however, the Briton clenched his fist in celebration as a thumping forehand victor put him level at 2-2. Two more break points went begging for Edmund at 3-2 but he finally broke through for 5-3 when Seppi netted a backhand.
But at least Amash's amendment got a vote, although without the benefit of much in the way of substantive debate. The specific statute allows federal intelligence agencies to collect data on foreigners suspected of crimes.
In 2003, the National Football League fined the Detroit Lions $200,000 for violating the Rooney Rule when hiring Steve Mariucci. Gruden is in his second stint as coach of the Raiders after being traded by Oakland to Tampa Bay following the 2001 season.
She said: "Before he took office, @realDonaldTrump was happy to say the president owns the blame for a government shutdown". Earlier this week he tweeted opposition to the four-week plan, forcing the White House to later affirm his support.
Two improvised explosive devices go off at Eagle Ridge Mall
Penney. "It's very concerning to us", Lakes Wales Deputy Police Chief Troy Schulze said at a press conference on Sunday. Lake Wales police responded, with the bomb squad as well as assistance from the Hillsborough County Sheriffs Office.
Flu season: How to stay healthy
Milton's team recruits mostly college students who show up at the school clinic with symptoms and get diagnosed with flu. Still, the CDC recommends that all people over the age of five get the shot to reduce the symptoms of the virus.
Turkish troops enter Syria's Kurdish-held Afrin region: PM
Tillerson then telephoned Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, who said that Damascus was informed about the operation. The militia forms the backbone of the Syrian Democratic Forces, the main USA ally against the Islamic State group in Syria.
Pregnant Khloe Kardashian talks baby names
The 37-year-old reality queen made sure no one would miss her curvaceous form, thanks to some very head-turning duds. The power couple had not however, decided on a name up until yesterday, before Chicago , happened.