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US Hiring Picks Up, Unemployment Rate Ticks Higheri
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Mil Arcega
August 04, 2012 12:50 AM
The U.S. economy beat expectations last month - adding 163,000 new jobs in July. That's welcome news for Americans still looking for work. But the numbers don't tell the whole story. Mil Arcega reports that despite better than expected job growth, the U.S. unemployment rate inched higher in July.

US Hiring Picks Up, Unemployment Rate Ticks Higher

Published August 03, 2012

The U.S. economy beat expectations last month - adding 163,000 new jobs in July. That's welcome news for Americans still looking for work. But the numbers don't tell the whole story. Mil Arcega reports that despite better than expected job growth, the U.S. unemployment rate inched higher in July.


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