California's April jobless rate higher than Great Recession

Just two months ago, California was boasting an unprecedented economic expansion as it added more than 3.4 million jobs over 10 years, accounting for 15% of the nation's job growth. More than two-thirds of those gains were wiped out last month as the state lost 2.3 million jobs.

Gas prices are up

The average price nationwide is up to $1.87, however you won't find that price here in the Bay Area.