FILE - This April 22, 2014, file photo shows an employment application form on a table during a job fair at Columbia-Greene Community College in Hudson, N.Y.  The Labor Department reports on the number of people who applied for unemployment benefits last week on Thursday, July 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)

Indiana jobless rate down slightly

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s unemployment rate declined for the first time in four months during August, dropping slightly to 5.8 percent.