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URGENT ¥¥¥ US jobless rate falls to 7.7

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The US jobs market brightened better than expected in February, with the unemployment rate falling and solid job growth, official data released Friday showed.

The jobless rate fell to 7.7 percent, from 7.9 percent in January, and the US gained a net 236,000 jobs, the Labor Department said.

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