US Jobless Claims Jump To 374,000 After Calif. Processes Huge Claims BacklogThe number of people applying for U.S. unemployment benefits jumped by 66,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 374,000. But the spike was largely because California processed a huge backlog of claims and the partial government shutdown prompted some companies to cut jobs.
California Jobless Rate Increases To 8.9 PercentCalifornia's unemployment rate rose to 8.9 percent in August, the second consecutive monthly increase, the state Employment Development Department said Friday.
Bimbo Plant Closure Brings Sacramento Area Jobs Lost To 1,100 In A YearBimbo Bakeries is the latest factory in the Sacramento region to shut down, leaving more than 100 people out of work just before the holidays.
EDD Insider Says 600K Unemployed Not Receiving PaymentsThousands of struggling Californians were promised they would get paid their money by this weekend after a computer glitch delayed their unemployment payments.
EDD Computer Glitch Leaves Thousands Without Unemployment For Nearly Two WeeksA computer glitch at the Employment Development Department is creating a backlog for unemployed Californians, leaving some waiting for a check nearly two weeks later.
Unemployment Rates Rise In Most US States In JulyUnemployment rates rose in more than half of U.S. states in July and fewer states added jobs, echoing national data that show the job market may have lost some momentum.
UPDATED: California's Unemployment Rate Drops Slightly To 8.6 PercentCalifornia's unemployment rate fell to 8.6 percent in May, marking the first time in nearly five years the jobless number has dipped below 9 percent, the state Employment Development Department reported Friday.
UOP Forecast Shows Hope For Stockton Unemployment RateJeff Michael with UOP’s business forecasting center says there could be light at the end of Stockton’s economic tunnel.
California Unemployment Rate Drops To 9.4 PercentCalifornia's jobless rate decreased to 9.4 percent in March, continuing a steady decline as the state pulls itself out of recession.
California Jobless Rate Stalled At 9.8 PercentCalifornia's jobless rate stalled at 9.8 percent this winter, with only a few new jobs created in January.
Sacramento: A Health Care Hub Ideal For Aspiring NursesCalifornia’s capital city is a hub for innovative and state-of-the-art health care.
Job Market Skill Gaps In SacramentoThree major skill gaps in Sacramento are currently providing job opportunities: nursing, security and criminal justice.
Getting The Unemployed Back To Work: A 60 Minutes Special ReportIs long-term unemployment a hinderance to finding a job?
California Jobless Rate Remains At 9.8 PercentState officials say California's jobless rate remained at 9.8 percent in December, the same rate as in November.
Best Places For Computer Classes In SacramentoVirtually every sector of the economy uses technology to operate, so computer skills are critical to get hired or advance one’s career. Read on for some of the best computer classes offered in the Sacramento area.