US hiring slows sharply with just 115K jobs added
Published 05/04/2012, Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers pulled back on hiring in April for the second straight month, a sobering reminder that the economy remains weak. The unemployment rate fell to 8.1 percent, but only because more people gave up looking for work.Word count: 494
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