Several hundred people gathered Tuesday night in east Columbus to protest a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson for shooting and killing Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.
Ohio’s Jobless Rate Declines For Eleventh Straight Month
New figures releasedÂ Friday show Ohio’s unemployment rate ticked down for an 11th straight month in June.
The latest figures from the Department of Job and Family Services show a June jobless rate of 7.2 percent, that’s down from 7.3 percent in May.
Unemployment rolls shrank by about 7,000 in June, while employers reported adding 18,400 jobs last month.