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Why a US slowdown should worry you

THE latest US employment report was a major disappointment: only 38,000 jobs were added in May, a big step down from the more than 200,000-a-month average since January 2013.

Special factors, notably the Verizon strike, partly explain the bad news. But, in any case, job growth is a noisy...

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