But a few sectors created jobs and have been doing so for months, bucking the national trend and giving workers hope. Here's a look at a few of the bright spots from the government's latest numbers.
Judging by the latest report on the state of the U.S. jobs market, it looks as if the economy may take an extended vacation.
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