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Hiring spree nets better than expected new jobs in May

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US companies continued their hiring spree during May, with a higher than expected 223,000 job gains in the Labor Department's monthly jobs report Friday. The unemployment rate fell to 3.8 per cent.

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US companies continued their hiring spree during May, with a higher than expected 223,000 job gains in the Labor Department's monthly jobs report Friday. The unemployment rate fell to 3.8 per cent.

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