U.S. Adds 304,000 Jobs In January

Over 304,000 jobs were added in January in a blockbuster report. The employment gains are far greater than the 172,000 new jobs most economists expected.

Job gains occurred in several industries, including leisure and hospitality (+74,000), construction (+52,000), health care (+42,000), and transportation and warehousing (+27,000).

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