US Unemployment Rate Falls To 7.9% In September: Govt

Christel Deskins

The United States added a less-than-expected 661,000 jobs in September but the unemployment rate fell to 7.9 percent, the Labor Department said Friday, underscoring the economy’s tortured recovery from Covid-19. The positions gained last month were less than half of the upwardly revised nearly 1.5 million positions added in August, […]