At 6.8 percent, it's still nearly twice the jobless rate for white workers.
The National Urban League finds African-Americans are still well behind white Americans when it comes to equality.
The regional bank president in Atlanta is stepping down.
Private-sector employment has rebounded above pre-recession levels, but government is still 300,000 jobs in the hole.
A report from The National Urban League paints a grim picture on education.
In good times and bad, blacks suffer unemployment at much higher rates than whites. That's been true since the time of Martin Luther King, Jr.