Employers added 257,000 jobs

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Employers added 257,000 jobs in January In January, 257,000 jobs were created, beating estimates of 230,000. The unemployment rate rose slightly to 5.7% from 5.6% in December. Newslook Employers added a better-than-expected 257,000 jobs in January as the resurgent labor market began 2015 on a positive note. The unemployment rate,…

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Wage to rise in 21 states

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Minimum wage to rise in 21 states this week The minimum wage will rise in 21 states in 2015, putting it above the federal pay floor in more than half the USA and highlighting the impact of a national movement to boost the earnings of low-paid workers. The increases will…

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