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January Job Growth Disappoints, But Unemployment Drops

Feb 8, 2014
Originally published on February 8, 2014 9:05 am

The U.S. added just 113,000 jobs in January, instead of the 180,000 analysts had predicted. Despite the anemic gains, the unemployment rate inched down to 6.6 percent, the lowest level since October 2008.