Nebraska jobless rate rises to 3.8 pct in May
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska's preliminary unemployment rate has risen a tenth of a point, hitting 3.8 percent in May. The Nebraska Labor Department said in a report released Friday that the rate was two-tenths of a point lower than the 4 percent in May 2012. The national rate also rose a tenth of a point last month, to 7.6 percent from 7.5 percent in April.