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Jobs decrease; unemployment rises

The Rochester-area economy weakened slightly in October, with a year-over-year decrease in the number of jobs and an increase in the ranks of unemployed. The area’s jobless rate last month was 4 percent, compared with 4.2 percent in September and 3.6 percent a year ago. The Rochester metropolitan area has lost ...
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