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Jobless Rate Drops 0.3% in November, to 7%; Factories, Construction Firms Create Jobs

WASHINGTON —The U.S. unemployment rate fell by 0.3% in November, to 7%, as factories created 27,000 new jobs and construction firms created 17,000, the Bureau of Labor Statistics said.  Overall, companies claimed to create 203,000 new jobs last month.  Many of them were in high-paying sectors, unlike previous months. The decline still left 10.91 million people unemployed, 365,000 fewer than […]

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