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August jobs

US Economy Generated Only 142,000 Jobs In August

Washington AFP — The U.S. economy generated only 142,000 jobs in August, much less than expected, Labor Department data showed Friday. Despite the lower number and a sharp downward revision of June’s figure, the jobless rate fell a tick to 6.1 percent, with the labor force participation rate also still weak. Analysts had expected more […]

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