The Labor Department says the U.S. economy added 288,000 jobs in June, dropping the unemplyment rate from 6.3 percent to an almost six-year low of 6.1 percent. Bloomberg reports the median forecast in a Bloomberg survey of economists called for a 215,000 advance. The number of long-term unemployed Americans fell to 3.1 million, showing they’re having greater success finding work. more
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