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California Jobless Rate Dips Below 10 Percent; 1st Time In 4 Years

The unemployment rate in California dropped below 10 percent in November, while most Bay Area counties saw similar or slightly lowered unemployment figures from October, according to a state employment report released Friday.


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California Unemployment Rate Dips To 10.1 Percent

The state Employment Development Department reported the rate was 10.1 percent in October, down from 10.2 percent a month earlier.


California Unemployment Rate Drops To 11.3 Percent

California Jobless Rate Steady At 10.7 Percent

California’s jobless rate remained unchanged at 10.7 percent in July as the state saw slow employment growth, adding a little more than 25,000 jobs.


California Unemployment Rate Drops To 11.3 Percent

California Jobless Rate Dips To Lowest Level Since 2009

California’s unemployment rate fell below 11 percent in January for the first time in nearly three years.


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Silicon Valley Businesses Optimistic On Economic Turnaround

Sellers of high-end homes and cars in Silicon Valley have talked to customers who are more optimistic than ever about the economy in 2012.



California Unemployment Rate Inches Higher

The state’s unemployment rate is well above the nation’s rate, which decreased to 9.4% in December.