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Your Saturday Briefing: Jobs, a Heatwave and Serena’s Swan Song

Something for the weekend

Serena Williams plays a backhand during her defeat to Ajla Tomlijanovic.

Serena Williams plays a backhand during her defeat to Ajla Tomlijanovic.

Photographer: Jamie Squire/Getty Images North America

Well, hello there.

Happy Labor Day weekend. As we mark the unofficial end of the summer, here are a few stories to get you thinking.