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US economy added a whopping 272,000 jobs in May

US economy added a whopping 272,000 jobs in May

By Alicia Wallace | CNN US job growth shot much higher than expected in May, jumping to 272,000, while the nation’s jobless rate rose slightly and broke a 27-month streak of below-4% unemployment. At a…



The US economy added 199,000 jobs in November

The US economy added 199,000 jobs in November

By Alicia Wallace | CNN Minneapolis  — The US economy notched another solid month of job growth, with an added lift from actors and autoworkers coming off the picket lines. Employers added 199,000 jobs in November, and…