Unemployment rates surprisingly decrease in May

A recent drop in the U.S. unemployment rate led to strong gains on wall street and celebrations by the president. But those numbers were wrong, due to what the U.S. labor department calls a “mis-classification error.” We asked ASU economist Lee McPheters to help explain.

 

Sponsor message:

In this segment:

Lee McPheters ASU Economist

Sponsor message:

Sign up to receive the Arizona PBS Insider

Get up-to-the-minute information about your favorite programs and learn more about Arizona PBS news and events.

Stream more programs while you and your family are at home

Arizona PBS is making some of your favorite programs that would otherwise be exclusive to Passport members, available to stream. New titles will become available each week.

Meet trailblazing women of history all summer

As part of our celebration of the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, Arizona PBS is sharing stories of women to continue to shatter the glass ceiling and transform modern history. From those who fought for women’s constitutional right to vote in the United States to present-day changemakers, meet trailblazing women who have changed the course of history.

253 food shows you can watch right now (no membership required)

If there's one thing we haven't stopped doing lately, it's eating. So we figured it was a perfect time for a list of food shows. All of these shows are available to watch right now without a membership. Just click the links and press play.