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Unemployment rate remains unchanged

WASHINGTON (AP) - The government's latest jobs report shows the nation's unemployment rate remained unchanged last month. It stands at 9.6 percent. Overall, the economy lost 95,000 jobs, largely the result of government layoffs. The private sector added 64,000 jobs, but that was the weakest showing since June.

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