U.S. Payrolls Rose in July; Jobless Rate at 9.1%

U.S. Payrolls Rose in July; Jobless Rate at 9.1%

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The economy grew at a less-than-forecast 1.3 percent pace in the second quarter following revised growth of 0.4 percent in the first three months of the year that was less than previously estimated, Commerce Department figures showed last week.