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Payrolls Rise Less Than Projected, U.S. Jobless Rate Steady

Payrolls rose less than projected in September, wages stagnated and the jobless rate was unchanged as people left the workforce, signaling the global slowdown and financial-market turmoil are rippling through the world’s largest economy.



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$5.7 billion

The Internal Revenue Service collected about that much in 2011 from penalties for early withdrawals from 401(k) retirement savings accounts

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Nasdaq Off Its Session Lows

Bloomberg's Pimm Fox updates the latest markets news. He reports on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

Oil Takes Down Stocks

Bloomberg's Julie Hyman updates the latest markets news. She reports on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)