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Unemployment Rate Falls to 49-Year Low

(CNN) - New unemployment numbers indicate the rate of joblessness in the U.S. is the lowest it's been in decades. According to new numbers from the Department of Labor, the unemployment rate fell to 3.7% in September. That's the…

Unemployment Rate Lowest in 10 Years

(CNN) - Good news on the jobs front. The unemployment rate in the U.S. dropped in March to 4.5% which is the lowest in 10 years. Wages were 2.7% higher in March compared to a year ago. On the down…