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Nebraska unemployment sees slight increase

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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.

Online: Nebraska Department of Labor: http://www.dol.nebraska.gov

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