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US adds a robust 255K jobs; unemployment stays 4.9 pct.
WASHINGTON — U.S. employers added a healthy 255,000 jobs in July, a sign of confidence amid sluggish economic growth that points to a resilient economy. At the same time, the unemployment rate remained a low 4.9 percent, the Labor Department said Friday …
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America added 255,000 jobs in July, but unemployment rate unchanged
(c) 2016, The Washington Post. WASHINGTON – The U.S. labor market continued to rebound from a weak spring, adding a surprisingly strong 255,000 jobs last month, according to government data released Friday. The July gains provided reassurance that the …
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