Labor Department

Job seekers line up at a job fair at the Hotel Pennsylvania - New York, NY - Sep 29, 2010 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

95,000 Jobs Lost; Unemployment Rate Steady

A wave of government layoffs last month outpaced weak hiring in the private sector, pushing down the nation’s payrolls by a net total of 95,000 jobs.


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Stocks Fall After Cisco Earnings, Jobless Data

Stocks are down for a third day on more disappointing earnings and economic news.