Jobs Numbers Suggest A Healthy Economy — And May Let Fed Nudge Rates Up

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Scott Fast, of Cradle to Career Colorado, talks with Englewood High School students Nick Spence (left) and Russell Windholz during a job readiness seminar hosted by The United Way and America's Promise Alliance in Denver on Thursday. Brennan Linsley/AP hide caption

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Part-Time Workers Struggle With Full-Time Juggling Act

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Jessica Pimentel fills out an application during a job fair in Sunrise, Fla. The latest employment numbers indicate a slowdown in job growth, but many economists are skeptical that the economy is weakening. Alan Diaz/AP hide caption

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A Disappointing Jobs Report May Mask Economy's Strength

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U.S. Added 288,000 Jobs In June, Labor Department Says

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The U.S. Finally Gets Past Pre-Recession Jobs Total

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Trader Warren Meyers works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Friday. Stocks opened higher after the government reported a burst of hiring last month that sent the unemployment rate to a four-year low. But both the White House and congressional Republicans reacted to the news in less than celebratory fashion. Richard Drew/AP hide caption

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