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Job growth slows in Dec; unemployment rate steady at 3.5%

Some of the slowdown is likely due to seasonal volatility associated with a later than normal Thanksgiving Day

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US job growth slowed more than expected in December, but the pace of hiring remains more than enough to keep the longest economic expansion in history on track despite a deepening downturn in a manufacturing sector stung by trade disputes.

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US job growth slowed more than expected in December, but the pace of hiring remains more than enough to keep the longest economic expansion in history on track despite a deepening downturn in a manufacturing sector stung by trade disputes.

The Labor Department's closely...

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