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US adds a solid 164,000 jobs; unemployment rate stays 3.7%

U.S. employers slowed their hiring in July, adding a still-healthy 164,000 jobs to an economy that appears poised to extend its decade-plus expansion.

US adds robust 263K jobs; unemployment at 49-year low: 3.6%

U.S. employers added a robust 263,000 jobs in April, suggesting that businesses have shrugged off earlier concerns that the economy might slow this year and anticipate strong customer demand.

US employers add robust 304K jobs; joblessness up to 4 pct.

U.S. employers shrugged off last month's partial government shutdown and engaged in a burst of hiring in January, adding 304,000 jobs, the most in nearly a year.

Solid hiring in July cuts unemployment rate to 4.3 pct.

U.S. employers added 209,000 jobs in July, a second straight month of robust gains that underscore the economy's vitality as it enters a ninth year of expansion.

US unemployment claims fall to 12-week low

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits dipped to a 12-week low at the start of February, a sign of a stable job market for U.S. workers.

SC unemployment rate lowest since 2001

South Carolina's unemployment rate continues to fall to levels not seen in 16 years.

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