Maryland’s unemployment rate improved in May

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Maryland’s unemployment rate improved slightly last month, but the state lost jobs, signaling a potential shift in employers’ willingness to hire.

The number of jobs ticked down by 1,600, a 0.1 percent decrease, the U.S. Department of Labor reported Friday.

The jobless rate improved to 4.2 percent…

fromhttp://www.baltimoresun.com/business/bs-bz-employment-maryland-may-20170616-story.html

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