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Friday, July 8, 2011
Jobs Picture Gets Even Worse as Rate Swells to 9.2%
Employment growth ground to a halt in June, with employers hiring just 18,000 new workers, the fewest number in nine months, dampening hopes the economy was on the cusp of regaining momentum.