Unemployment rates

FILE -- A sign turning away potential job-seekers is seen outside of a construction site. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Unemployment Rises Nationwide To 9.2 Percent As Hiring Stalls

It will be two more weeks before the Tri-state area finds out its unemployment rates for the month of June, but if the national unemployment numbers released Friday are any indication of what’s to come, it doesn’t look good.